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Senzo Meyiwa. Picture: GALLO IMAGES

Meyiwa’s funeral moves to bigger venue

10 hour(s) ago

All the PSL fixtures scheduled for Saturday and Sunday would go ahead as planned, with each game having a moment of silence before kick-off

Rugby

Meyer realistic about task ahead

THE BOSS: Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer said his 36-man training squad that will camp in Durban next week ahead of the incoming June tour, will have to step up a gear for a challenging programme this season. The Boks first face a World XV side as well as Wales and Scotland.   Picture:  GETTY IMAGES/IAN MACNICOL
10 hour(s) ago

Coach says Boks will have to be better than they were against All Blacks to win all four Tests

Cricket

Low-profile Kieswetter is a great catch

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10 hour(s) ago

Despite his low profile, the Johannesburg-born, Cape Town-educated England wicketkeeper-batsman is 48th on the list of highest run scorers in the format

Other Sport

Malinga got raw deal, says family

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10 hour(s) ago

The 34-year old outpointed by Englishman Gavin McDonnell in the UK at the weekend

Rugby

Key World Cup players to get enough Super game time to stay sharp

EMPHATIC WIN: Jean de Villiers scores a try for South Africa during the Test against Italy in Durbanon Saturday. Picture: REUTERS
10 hour(s) ago

The skipper is the glue that binds Heyneke Meyer’s team and it was probably a blessing that he missed six matches

Soccer

Maritzburg aim for maximum points from home games

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10 hour(s) ago

United come off a remarkable 4-1 away win against SuperSport United

Andy Murray. Picture:EPA/IAN LANGSDON

End-of-year races enliven interest in tennis

If Murray wins his next match he will qualify for the World Tour Finals in London for the seventh straight year

Opinion

Snap up black players who have made it against all odds, urges Tutu

Tutu’s credentials for this debate are impeccable: not only did he play rugby but he is also intimately acquainted with the hardships of growing up black and poor under apartheid, writes Liz McGregor

Other Sport

April in good shape for New York Marathon

ACHILLES HEEL: Lusapho April has had to pull out of the International Association of Athletics Federations World Championship after injuring his Achilles tendon. Picture: THE HERALD
10 hour(s) ago

With $60,000 on offer to the first two men crossing the line in under 2:05.00 — on top of the $100,000 prize for the winner — expectations are that the 2014 edition will be quick

Opinion

Paying homage to our sports heroes who have left an impressive legacy

I will always remember that spark in Meyiwa’s eye — his was a flame that no gun-toting coward will extinguish, writes Mninawa Ntloko

Soccer

Manqele not too heavy for Chippa

Edward Manqele.
1 day(s) ago

Former Sundowns striker admits he needs time to get match fit but says he is not overweight

Soccer

Players want all fixtures postponed for Meyiwa

Senzo Meyiwa. Picture: GALLO IMAGES
1 day(s) ago

Former Pirates player Lebohang Mokoena was one of Meyiwa’s closest friends but will not get a chance to say goodbye

Soccer

Wits’ inconsistency frustrates Hunt as tough games lie ahead

Gavin Hunt. Picture: GALLO IMAGES/LEFTY SHIVAMBU
1 day(s) ago

Students’ results in their past 10 league games read: LDWLWLWDWL

Soccer

Blatter slams boycott idea

Fifa president Sepp Blatter. Picture: REUTERS
1 day(s) ago

Some politicians in Britain, Germany and the US have called on Fifa to withdraw the World Cup from Russia

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Australian imports will get pulses racing at ‘ready to run’ sale

The first of two ‘ready-to-run’ sales this weekend, with Bloodstock SA hosting its annual Emperors Palace sale at the Thoroughbred Breeders Association offices in Germiston on Sunday

Cricket

Carr revved up for first tour as a Springbok

Nizaam Carr. Picture:  GALLO IMAGES/BERTRAM MALGAS
1 day(s) ago

Selection is the beginning of the next phase of his career after admitting that his ambitions were slightly less ambitious at the start of the year

Other Sport

NEWS ANALYSIS: Ali was faster, fitter and smarter but we never saw him in his prime

Muhammad Ali. Picture: REUTERS
1 day(s) ago

He was banned from boxing for almost four years — for resisting the draft during the Vietnam War — from 1967, when he was 25, to 1971, when he was 29

Soccer

Real seals pact with Abu Dhabi fund

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1 day(s) ago

The agreement includes setting up Real museums and expanding their soccer schools around the world

Cricket

Aussies in a spin as final Test looms

Younis Khan. Picture: GALLO IMAGES/LEE WARREN
1 day(s) ago

The world No 2 team were all at sea against an inexperienced but effective Pakistan spin attack

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