Siya Kolisi has not allowed the struggles that he experienced as a youngster prevent him from reaching his goals. His father and brother paid tribute to the 61st captain of the Springboks.
Grey High School in Port Elizabeth is one of the premier rugby schools in South Africa, having produced 17 Springbok players. One of their latest old boys has just been named Springbok captain for the upcoming series against England.
It is often said that talent needs to be identified and nurtured at an early stage. Traigh Pathon is one of those who has shown such promise in golf, at an incredibly early age. eNCA's Justin Ford has more.
Following his stunning head-kick knock-out of local favourite Linton Vassell (19-7) at last weekends landmark Bellator 200 in Wembley, England, Phil 'Mr Wonderful' Davis (19-4) held court backstage for the assembled media to talk about the fight.
eNCA's Nqobile Madlala takes a look at what's happened on the sports scene this week.
DURBAN, 25 May 2018 - An Umlazi family are preparing to jet off to the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. It is thanks to the creativity of 6-year-old,Thato Masuku.
The week’s been filled with talk of racism and rugby. Former Springbok winger, Ashwin Willemse, uttered the quota word, among other things related to racism, before storming off a live broadcast at SuperSport last Saturday.
JOHANNESBURG, 22 May 2018 - The Ashwin Willemse studio walkout has once again highlighted challenges that black rugby players face when trying to break into the sport. Many believe government action is not helping transformation.
JOHANNESBURG, 21 May 2018 - Supersport says it's investigating why rugby analyst and former Springbok wing and Ashwin Willemse walked off set during a live broadcast on Saturday night. Fans have reacted on social media about the predicament.
IN THIS BULLETIN: Supersport presenters have come under the spotlight after an on-air disagreement that prompted analyst Ashwin Willemse to walk off the set during a live show.