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Sy Lerman

Sy Lerman

    Bafana's chances may be undermined by too much optimism
    Bafana's chances may be undermined by too much optimism
    To qualify for the African Cup of Nations (Afcon) and other continental soccer tournaments should be a formality for South Africa.
    It's SA or nothing for Kevin Anderson
    It's SA or nothing for Kevin Anderson
    The International Tennis Federation (ITF), at its recent annual general meeting, passed a resolution whereby a player will be allowed to represent...
    How do we bridge sport's great divide?
    How do we bridge sport's great divide?
    Thirty-four years ago almost to the week, a crack of major significance appeared in the ugly wall of apartheid as it was applied on the sports...
    Igesund names 'strongest' Bafana squad for Brazil friendly
    Igesund names 'strongest' Bafana squad for Brazil friendly
    Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund
    SA tennis can still rally
    SA tennis can still rally
    Craig Tiley's blueprint to revive South African tennis to the halcyon levels of the 1960s and 1970s was rejected as "too ambitious"...
    McCarthy and Mabizela not too old for comeback, says Bafana coach
    McCarthy and Mabizela not too old for comeback, says Bafana coach
    It won't be easy, but Bafana Bafana coach Pitso Mosimane does not rule out Benni McCarthy and Mbulelo "OJ" Mabizela from future international...
    Baby steps towards Bafana glory
    Baby steps towards Bafana glory
    Although it is sometimes overemphasised as the magical elixir that will cure all the ailments of South African football and transform Bafana Bafana...
    Now changing SA tennis is down to 'Wire'
    Now changing SA tennis is down to 'Wire'
    "What has happened to my team?" This clearly pained question was the first statement by Bongani "Wire" Zondi in an interview after he was named the...
    Bafana prodigy off to Holland
    Bafana prodigy off to Holland
    Only days after his 20th birthday, Bafana Bafana prodigy and Ajax Cape Town midfielder Thulani Serero will travel to Holland this weekend to link...
    Desperate Birds keep survival hopes alive
    Desperate Birds keep survival hopes alive
    It was tough, torrid and with a touch of desperation from both teams as Moroka Swallows beat Maritzburg United 1-0 in a bruising PSL game at...
    Anderson wins SA Open
    Anderson wins SA Open
    The 24-year-old Kevin Anderson emerged as South Africa's latest sporting hero at Montecasino on Sunday after beating India's Somdev Devvarman 4-6,...
    Cloud of doubt casts shadow over Montecasino finale
    Cloud of doubt casts shadow over Montecasino finale
    As the third version of the resurrected South African Open tennis tournament comes to an absorbing conclusion this weekend, it would seem that all...