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Can Pirates end trophy drought?

Is the wait finally over? That will be the burning question on the minds of many Orlando Pirates supporters as their team face Swallows on Saturday.

New ASA board aims to claw back credibility

Rebuilding the image of a sport battered by almost 11 months of bad publicity is a priority of the newly elected Athletics South Africa (ASA) board.

Commonwealth Games on a knife-edge

Sascoc has expressed concerns about the staging of the Commonwealth Games ahead of the SA team's departure on Sunday for New Delhi.

Chuene vs Sascoc will run and run

The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc) has a long battle ahead before it can put an end to the Caster Semenya saga.

Mosimane’s head is on Africa Cup block

Pitso Mosimane has so far managed to build on the relative success of the Fifa World Cup since he replaced Carlos Parreira as Bafana Bafana coach.

Stand by for a scorching PSL

With no Soccer World Cup to distract us and interest in the game at a peak, this PSL season should be a cracker, writes <b>Phathisani Moyo</b>.

Tried and tested Bafana team take on Black Stars

Pitso Mosimane gave an indication of his vision when he announced a 22-man squad for the friendly match against Ghana on August 11 at Soccer City.

Last post for the vuvuzela?

Is South Africa the only place you will ever hear the vuvuzela at a sporting event?

Starting our soccer from scratch

As the four-week carnival of the Fifa World Cup recedes into memory, we examine two areas where the tournament could have lasting beneficial effects.

Eriksson surprised at African teams’ early Cup exits

The early elimination of five of the six African teams in the Soccer World Cup has surprised Côte d'Ivoire coach Sven-Göran Eriksson.

North Korea and Côte d’Ivoire: off the pitch

North Korea face off against Côte d'Ivoire in the World Cup. But what is the game like off the pitch for these two struggling nations?

Getting too big for their boots

The advancement of football in Africa is being hamstrung by the gigantic egos of star players.

Parreira: I’m proud of my team

The dream of so many South Africans ended in an emotionally charged farewell for Bafana coach Carlos Alberto Parreira on Tuesday.

Japan coach Okada wins breathing room

Eleven games into the tournament and Ghana remains the only African team to have won a match after Cameroon slumped to a 1-0 loss to Japan.

Ellis Park turns Little Argentina

Two of football's biggest stars, Diego Maradona and Lionel Messi helped Argentina to hold on to a 1-0 win against Nigeria on Saturday.

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Zuma, Zondo play the waiting game

The former president says he will talk once the courts have ruled, but the head of the state capture inquiry appears resigned to letting the clock run out as the commission's deadline nears

Stern warning against Covid greets Mthembu’s death

The ANC has slammed conspiracy theorists and cautioned against showing complacency towards the deadly virus

Lala ngoxolo Mvelase Jackson Mthembu

In his announcement, President Cyril Ramaphosa called the late minister ‘a life-long champion of freedom and democracy’

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