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Luke Feltham

Luke Feltham

Luke Feltham runs the Mail & Guardian's sports desk. He was previously the online day editor.
Man United, Barcelona marquee match of exciting quarterfinals
Man United, Barcelona marquee match of exciting quarterfinals
Manchester United will take on Barcelona in the Champions League quarterfinal — a repeat of the 2009 and 2011 finals. The clash is the pick...
Benni love affair puts City in play
Benni love affair puts City in play
Praise be to the Premier Soccer League gods. Just as it looked as though Mamelodi Sundowns would run away with it, the deities of football stepped...
The great VAR whine begins
The great VAR whine begins
It was an amusing side attraction at first. The referee would trot off and stand awkwardly in front of his monitor as the crowd cheered to amuse...
Zizojik’ izinto for women’s football
Zizojik’ izinto for women’s football
It’s no secret that men earn far more than women in football. Nor has it ever been seriously challenged. After all, men’s sporting codes fill...
Wilting Proteas must accept death
Wilting Proteas must accept death
“Death, therefore, the most awful of evils, is nothing to us, seeing that, when we are, death is not come, and, when death is come, we are...
Brave new world: Australia offers Banyana stars a football utopia
Brave new world: Australia offers Banyana stars a football utopia
Rhoda Mulaudzi and Refiloe Jane wandered into wonderland last year. They found a place where thousands routinely flock to support women’s...
Rain dampens Ghost spirit
Rain dampens Ghost spirit
An ominous feeling persisted during the drive down Klipspruit Valley toward Orlando Stadium on Tuesday night. Jo’burg evening thunderstorms will...
Cape Town awarded 2023 Netball World Cup
Cape Town awarded 2023 Netball World Cup
Cape Town has won it’s bid to host the 2023 Netball World Cup. International Netball Federation (INF) president Molly Rhone made the announcement...
Stubborn Celtic frustrate Pirates
Stubborn Celtic frustrate Pirates
A dogged Bloemfontein Celtic frustrated Orlando Pirates on Tuesday evening, resisting the Sowetan attack to eke out a 1-1 draw. It was an annoying...
Heartbreak for Banyana in Cyprus
Heartbreak for Banyana in Cyprus
Banyana Banyana slumped to a second consecutive defeat on Monday afternoon as 10-women Czech Republic came from a goal down in the last ten minutes...
Banyana seek redemption against Czechs
Banyana seek redemption against Czechs
Banyana Banyana take on the Czech Republic on Monday afternoon in what they will view as a crucial match in the development of the team.
Banyana stumble in Cyprus
Banyana stumble in Cyprus
A much-changed Banyana Banyana fell 4-1 to Korea DPR on Friday evening. The result leaves them bottom of Group A and the chance of a good finish in...