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Luke Feltham

Luke Feltham

Luke Feltham runs the Mail & Guardian's sports desk. He was previously the online day editor.
SA takes on the best – twice
SA takes on the best – twice
Banyana Banyana received the ideal mental boost this week after being named the national team of the year at the South African sports awards. It...
Teething Sundowns ready to bite
Teething Sundowns ready to bite
We have all become numb to Premier Soccer League (PSL) managers reciting their bland script when asked whether they’re in with a shout of winning...
Transformation strays into touch
Transformation strays into touch
South African rugby is not meeting its transformation targets. If you had any doubts about that — and you really shouldn’t have — it...
Rassie has riches aplenty
Rassie has riches aplenty
It feels weird even to say it, but five or so months ago the public wasn’t convinced that Faf de Klerk could bring something special to the...
Banyana raises a nation’s hopes
Banyana raises a nation’s hopes
As much as the inequality gap between the gender lines of our football teams is still wide, there is one key area where the women have surpassed...
AmaZulu face a hell of a choice
AmaZulu face a hell of a choice
AmaZulu are stuck uncomfortably in purgatory.
The Brockie redemption: Kiwi Assassin promises more goals to come
The Brockie redemption: Kiwi Assassin promises more goals to come
Did you catch that rare sighting last night? You’d be forgiven for rubbing your eyes in disbelief, such has been the scarcity with which the Kiwi...
Saudi money writes scripts
Saudi money writes scripts
While American rednecks have spent the past two years bemoaning the encroachment of protests into their beloved National Football League, they’ve...
Does Solinas have balls to reinvent?
Does Solinas have balls to reinvent?
‘We are Kaizer Chiefs,” rang out the ­rallying cry of coach ­Giovanni Solinas at the team’s Naturena training ground this week.
Acid test for Springbok women
Acid test for Springbok women
The Springbok Women begin a European tour this weekend that will go a long...
Can Gunners shoot down Kop dream once more?
Can Gunners shoot down Kop dream once more?
Rarely has a cliché found a more suitable home than in espousing how “football has won” in some of the more memorable matches between Arsenal...
New blood braces for El kasi’co
New blood braces for El kasi’co
Rhulani Mokwena understands the significance of the Soweto Derby more than most. Growing up in Orlando it became part of his identity, his earliest...