April 26, 2017

The games that will win the Absa premiership…

Wednesday’s Absa Premiership results threw the title race wide open, with Bidvest Wits technically in the driving seat. Cape Town City currently sit top of the table after they pegged back the Clever Boys to get a 1-1 draw in Cape Town, while Mamelodi Sundowns closed the gap on the top two as well as effectively knocking SuperSport United out of the title race. Things will get interesting over the upcoming few weeks of the season, as several of the top five meet each other on the field. However, as things stand it is Wits’ title to lose, given that…

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SARU breaks silence on rugby debacle

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The rugby governing body wants the long standing decision to be made once and for all The South African Rugby Union (SARU) has finally broken its silence on the on-going Super Rugby debacle, saying the decision to have two teams dropped from the tournament will soon be made. In a statement issued Monday afternoon, Saru CEO Jurie Roux said he wanted the execution to be ‘done and dusted’. “Australia are about to announce which of their five teams will be cut (probably the Rebels or Forces) and we must do the same soon,” Roux said on Monday. “I don’t want…

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Stars target ailing Downs’ scalp

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Stars go into this game on the back of two successive defeats at the hands of Orlando Pirates and  Baroka FC, buy they hope to turn the corner at the expense of the defending champions    Free State Stars will be looking to bounce back from Tuesday’s loss to struggling Baroka FC by registering a massive upset when they come up against defending champions Mamelodi Sundowns in an Absa premiership clash at James Motlatsi Stadium on Saturday. Stars go into this game on the back of two successive defeats at the hands of Orlando Pirates (4-1) in a the Nedbank…

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