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On a hiding to nothing!

On 14 September 2019, I wrote about History beckoning for Siya Kolisi and his Springboks for the 2019 World Cup in Japan – and I…

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Gaikwad heroics sends CSK top of IPL

A wonderful unbeaten half-century from Rujurat Gaikwad helped the Chennai Super Kings to a comfortable 20-run victory over the Mumbai Indians in the Indian Premier…

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Proteas bowlers lay foundation for emphatic T20 series victory

A resounding performance with the ball enabled South Africa to wrap up the Twenty20 international series with a nine-wicket victory over Sri Lanka at the…

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Lose Arsenal – just lose!

Unbeaten in the 2003-04 season. Only team to have achieved this in the Premier League. Longest unbeaten run – 49 games – in Premier League…

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Malan and Shamsi blitz Sri Lanka

A magnificent century from Janneman Malan helped South Africa level the three-match one-day international series against Sri Lanka with a commanding 67-run Duckworth-Lewis-Stern victory at…

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Griquas out-muscle WP

An excellent forwards-dominated display enabled Tafel Lager Griquas to power their way to a bonus-point 46-25 (halftime 24-18) Carling Currie Cup victory over DHL Western…

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WP forwards earn victory over Lions

Evan Roos led a strong DHL Western Province pack of forwards to earn a vital bonus-point 35-13 (halftime 16-13) Carling Currie Cup victory over the…

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Pumas fight back to share spoils at Newlands

Two late tries from the New Nation Pumas enabled the Mbombela side to share the spoils 40-40 (halftime 19-26) against DHL Western Province in the…

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The long and winding road

The new Premier League season has just begun with Manchester United, Chelsea and Liverpool all showing their title credentials with respective wins over Leeds (5-1),…

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The two-sided racial coin at the toss

The Social Justice and Nation Building Hearings that are currently taking place within cricketing (and broader social) circles, has opened many wounds for those who…

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