News Stream

Currently viewing: Opinion

It’s hard to tell exactly when the disease started for the Proteas. 1996 against the West Indies?
Nigeria’s President Goodluck Jonathan has called on state governors to sign death warrants for all criminals sentenced to death. He says if enforced, it will instill discipline.
Many in the media have reminded us that Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund has not fulfilled any of his mandates.
One of the highlights of the close-season for any English Premiership football fan is the announcement of the fixture list for the new season.
This weekend sees the start of the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup, a tournament that promises to be quite some spectacle.
The ANC versus Lindiwe Mazibuko in the battle of her... dress code? Have your say here...
I was a little concerned to read of Tim May’s resignation as chief executive of the Federation of International Cricketers’ Associations.
It would have come as a surprise to many Bafana fans when Gordon Igesund’s response to one of the team’s memorable victories was “they should have scored four or five more goals".
Instead of traditional Springbok scowls, we saw the joy of being able to entertain your country while practising one of the national sports …
South Africa’s performance against Central African Republic at the weekend has given renewed hope of reaching Brazil next year, but beware – a much tougher task awaits in Ethiopia.
The United States War on Terror has officially found fertile ground in West Africa.
As countries across the planet continue their bid to qualify for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil, the spotlight is once again on the timing of the 2022 event in Qatar.
A 44-10 win in your first match of the season is a pretty good result for the Springboks.
The retirement of Benni McCarthy brings to a close a fantastic and infuriating chapter in South African football history.
In our nineteen years of reunification with the rest of the world we’ve had it all, and with this year’s Africa Cup of Nations we’ve even gone for seconds.
We think we’re sports mad in South Africa, and we are.
The return of Jose Mourinho to Chelsea is great for the English Premiership, but whether it will turn Chelsea back into title contenders remains to be seen.
Gordon Igesund's tenure as SA coach, which is barely a year old, has been marked by an injury list so long, he must be wondering what he's done to upset the football gods.
It is never a nice feeling as a football fan when you look at your club and know a player in the team is too good to be there and on his way out.
The arrival of Gavin Hunt as coach of BidVest Wits should ignite a new powerhouse in the local game.
Jeremy Maggs asks if the ad industry has transformed itself like they said they would, or if ad agencies are still using "clever blacks" in meetings.
A little over five years ago, the Indian Premier League noisily announced itself on the international cricket scene. There was glitz, glamour, packed stadiums, movie stars, etc.
Itumeleng Khune scooped all the major prizes at the PSL’s end of season awards on Sunday night and few could argue that he is a deserving winner.
“It’s coming home. It’s coming home. Football’s coming home!” would like to send you push notifications.
Notifications can be turned off any time in your browser settings.
You have been registered for browser notifications