If it wants to command the same respect as sport’s most followed codes such as football, rugby and cricket, athletics must deal with its drug problem.
This year’s Telkom Knockout (TKO) final, which sees SuperSport United take on Platinum Stars, will mark yet another contest not involving the “big three”: Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates and Mamelodi Sundowns.
Daniel Mothowagae spent a day with Kenyans Dennis Kimetto and Wilson Kipsang, and local star Lusapho April, in Cape Town this week
Eleven teams have tried and Mamelodi Sundowns yesterday came close to handing Kaizer Chiefs a first Absa Premiership defeat, but the joy lasted just 12 minutes for the defending champions.
Already under immense pressure to resuscitate their hopes of defending the league title, Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane is equally worried about a looming hectic programme.
Daniel Mothowagae spent a few days with two of Kenya’s most accomplished marathon runners, Dennis Kimetto and Wilson Kipsang, on their recent tour of Durban and Cape Town.
The iconic Orlando Stadium will host this year’s Telkom Knockout final between SuperSport United and defending champions Platinum Stars next Saturday, November 29. The Soweto venue, which ironically staged United’s elimination of Orlando Pirates in the semifinals, was revealed at a press briefing at the PSL offices this morning. United were handed the home advantage […]
Staying true to the idiom of making lemonade when life gives you lemons, the wrongs from last season have turned out to be positives as Golden Arrows adapt to life in the National First Division (NFD).
It’s just a matter of time before Polokwane City’s leading marksman Puleng “Y-Tjukutja” Tlolane earns a Bafana Bafana call-up.
Athletics SA (ASA) can learn a lot from the US and Jamaican athletics systems on how to tick the right boxes in the sport’s development.
Sports minister Fikile Mbalula will officially open the inaugural Global Athletics Conference that gets underway in Durban today. The gathering, which ends tomorrow, is a two-day dialogue on the business of athletics and the sharing of new ideas in the sport. The event has attracted among others, sought-after Kenyan marathon runners Dennis Kimetto and Wilson […]
Marathon world record holder Dennis Kimetto of Kenya is among the top guests that have arrived in Durban ahead of the inaugural Global Athletics Conference (GAC).
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Wednesday. I’m hungry. I’m thinking about Doctor Hunter S Thomson.
The recent behaviour displayed by our parliamentarians is disturbing, with the name-calling, shouting and refusal to obey the rules of the House.
There is nothing as sweet as a hard-earned victory. Ask Bafana Bafana. They should be over the moon at qualifying for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea.