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Cebo Manyapelo is no more (07.05.1967 – 22.11.2017)

He hardly called anybody by their given name, for he had a term of endearment for everybody he brought into his space. If he liked you, you would know. And when he didn't like you, you would also know. He would often confess of boiling blood running through his veins at the mere mention of [...]

By |2017-11-27T17:19:00+00:00November 27th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Cebo Manyapelo is no more (07.05.1967 – 22.11.2017)

South African football from the eye of the beholder

Edson Arantes do Nascimento, also known as Pelé, is the man credited with the phrase “the beautiful game” with which to describe football. Therefore, if football is beautiful then it stands to reason that somewhere out there, there must be a beholder. The book South African Football: From the Eye of the Beholder is a contrite [...]

By |2017-07-26T17:14:51+00:00July 26th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on South African football from the eye of the beholder

Caster Semenya set to race for double gold

Olympic 800m gold medallist Caster Semenya will likely race for double gold at the IAAF World Championships in London after she requested to be entered for the 1,500m at the global showpiece. Semenya will be the third South African that will race a double at the championships, with world record-holder Wayde van Niekerk going after [...]

By |2017-07-26T15:10:41+00:00July 26th, 2017|Sports|Comments Off on Caster Semenya set to race for double gold