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Mark Gleeson

Mark Gleeson

    Dean Elgar leads South Africa back into the breach in second test against Sri Lanka
    Dean Elgar leads South Africa back into the breach in second test against Sri Lanka
    An unbeaten 76 from opener Dean Elgar led a South African fightback as they reached 147 for four at tea on the opening day of the second test...
    South Africa need five wickets to win first test
    South Africa need five wickets to win first test
    South Africa need five wickets on Friday to secure victory in the first test after Sri Lanka provided dogged resistance and were 240 for five at...
    [Updated] JP Duminy powers South Africa to 174-2 at tea
    [Updated] JP Duminy powers South Africa to 174-2 at tea
    Two quick wickets after lunch failed to stem the flow of runs as South Africa reached 174 for two at tea on the opening day of the first test...
    Sundowns set to sweat when they challenge White Knights in Cairo
    Sundowns set to sweat when they challenge White Knights in Cairo
    Mamelodi Sundowns go from the freeze of a highveld winter to temperatures brushing up to 40°C amid the...
    Success beckons resilient Sundowns
    Success beckons resilient Sundowns
    Mamelodi Sundowns got back-door entry into the group phase of the African Champions League and, to their credit, have grabbed at the opportunity, now...
    Pirates desperate for silverwave
    Pirates desperate for silverwave
    It was at the end of February that Orlando Pirates finally seemed to put the disappointment and fatigue of their African club competition campaigns...
    League champs lose out on their African dream
    League champs lose out on their African dream
    Mamelodi Sundowns will collect their Premier Soccer League trophy on Saturday with the sour taste of another heart-breaking defeat in African club...
    Three toppers' last chance to claim a cup
    Three toppers' last chance to claim a cup
    A trio of top-flight clubs go in search of much-needed silverware, having made little impression elsewhere during this campaign, as they play in the...
    Downs crown a winning streak
    Downs crown a winning streak
    In the end, the culmination of the campaign came much quicker than anticipated and Mamelodi Sundowns are champions again, two matches before the...
    Big chance for Chiefs to damage 'Downs
    Big chance for Chiefs to damage 'Downs
    Kaizer Chiefs barely avoided the ignominy of matching their worst-ever run when they snatched a late winner in midweek to beat the struggling...
    Goals are the real goal
    Goals are the real goal
    Another night of potential glory snatched away by profligacy in front of goal has become all too routine as South African football continues to...
    Sundowns face tough challenge in the DRC
    Sundowns face tough challenge in the DRC
    Mamelodi Sundowns have had some hairy journeys in their quest for continental glory before, but this weekend’s Confederation of African Football...