January 17, 2019


Sundowns must sweat to overcome ES Tunis

Rhulani Mokoena likened Mamelodi Sundowns’ quest in defending their Caf Champions League title, to a marathon race that will need to be based on short term goals, if they are to finish it strongly. And that’s because the Sundowns’ assistant coach knows that the status of being the defending champions comes with having a target on your back at all times, with every side you play against being highly motivated to beat you. Sundowns’ first short term goal was to make sure that they qualified for the group stages when they locked horns with Kampala Capital City Authority of Uganda…

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Cheetahs disintegrating after 8th loss


Despite suffering its eighth consecutive loss of the season, Cheetahs coach Franco Smith maintains that his troops are far from being a bunch of losers following yet another humiliating thrashing at the hands of the Hurricane. Fans this past weekend took to social network twitter to voice their concern over the team’s unsatisfactory performance. Outsmarted, outplayed and just generally out of sorts, the Bloemfontein side have won just two out of the 12 fixtures this season, although Saturday was definitely one of the roughest. Heading into this match, Cheetahs fans were hopeful of a victory despite some analyst predicting a…

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Stock appointed snooker boss


Nelson ‘Da President DJ’ Stock has been appointed national development and transformation officer for snooker in South Africa. He will serve under a new structure called South African Confederation of Cue Sport (SACCS), a mother body to all cue sport games in the country which include; Black ball Pool, Snooker, Nine Ball, English and Chinese Eight ball and Coram. Stock’s appointment to lead transform in the sport which continues to see white players given preference over black players comes as a direct mandate from former Minister of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula. Mbalula at the time expressed concern…

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