Julian Guyer

Drop goals, the flared trousers of rugby, back in fashion

Why is that it can seem as if the drop goal has disappeared from sight between World Cups?

England face World Cup reckoning against New Zealand

A win for the hosts will guarantee them a semifinal place, but victory for the Kiwi's could allow Pakistan to make the last four

Wenger defiant as Brighton rock Arsenal, City close in on title

Arsene Wenger insisted he was still the right man to turn around Arsenal's fortunes after a fourth straight defeat in all competitions.

England pulls plug on Pietersen’s hopes for a return

South Africa-born batsman Kevin Pietersen's hopes of a recall to the national team were in tatters due to "lack of trust" in the player.

Police drop Clattenburg ‘racism’ complaint

British police have said they have no plans to continue inquiries into a complaint regarding alleged racist comments by referee Mark Clattenburg.

Van Persie shoots Man U to the top

Robin van Persie piled on the misery for former club Arsenal as Manchester United went top of the Premier League with a 2-1 victory at Old Trafford.

Terry and Ferdinand meet at racism hearing

John Terry and Anton Ferdinand have met as the Chelsea captain's FA disciplinary hearing over allegations he racially abused the QPR defender begins.

Hodgson rues Terry’s England exit

England manager Roy Hodgson said he had "reluctantly" accepted John Terry's decision to call time on his international career.

Amla, AB lead Proteas to series-levelling victory

Hashim Amla and AB de Villiers piled on runs to lead SA to a series-levelling seven-wicket win in the final one-day international against England.

England’s Bell rings on SA’s dominance

Ian Bell made 88 as England beat South Africa by six wickets in the fourth one-day international to go 2-1 up with one match to play in the series.

‘Race is run’ for England captain Andrew Strauss

England Test captain Andrew Strauss says his "race is run" as he announces his retirement from all professional cricket with immediate effect.

Top-of-the-world Proteas aim to keep England off their backs

Hashim Amla says he's looking forward to returning to the scene of his greatest triumph after punishing England with yet another superb century.

Latest

Stranded commuters say Ramaphosa’s rail promises ring hollow

Cape Town’s largest passenger rail line has been closed for months, hitting people’s pockets and adding to road traffic congestion

Focus on FW de Klerk distracted attention from the troubling state of the nation

Some political analysts say President Cyril Ramaphosa is taking too long to mend the country, others says it is the ANC itself that must be fixed

Eastern Cape MEC orders graft investigation after two workers killed at troubled district municipality

The killing of two council workers at the Amathole district municipality appears to be linked to tender fraud and corruption

Press Releases

Response to the report of the independent assessors

VUT welcomes the publishing of the report of the independent assessors to investigate concerns of poor governance, leadership, management, corruption and fraud at the university.

NWU student receives international award

Carol-Mari Schulz received the Bachelor of Health Sciences in Occupational Hygiene Top Achiever Award.

Academic programme resumes at all campuses

Lectures, practicals, seminars and tutorials will all resume today as per specific academic timetables.

Strategic social investments are a catalyst for social progress

Barloworld Mbewu enables beneficiaries to move away from dependence on grant funding

We all have a part to play to make South Africa work

Powering societal progress demands partnerships between all stakeholders

So you want to be a social entrepreneur?

Do the research first; it will save money and time later

Social entrepreneurship means business

Enterprises with a cause at their core might be exactly what our economy desperately needs

Looking inwards

Businesses are finding tangible ways to give back – but only because consumers demand it