Makazole Mapimpi’s selfless pass to give up his hat trick had much significance.
The Sunwolves copped a hammering against the Reds on Saturday – but it’s some way off being one of the worst defeats in the competition’s history.
England and Ireland square off in this weekend’s Six Nations Super Sunday fixture.
Scoring the most goals in a league doesn’t always mean a lucrative transfer.
Mamelodi Sundowns host a Chippa United side who have struggled to score away from home in the league this season.
South Africa’s top order had another dismal outing against England on day one of the Boxing Day Test. It’s been a worrying trend for the Proteas over the last few years.
Goal drought or defensive masterclass? Here’s how the top scoring PSL and EPL clubs compare over the last decade.
Orlando Pirates have endured a torrid time in the PSL this season. The numbers tell a story of just how much they appear to miss Marshall Munetsi.
While there might appear to be a goal drought in some leagues, Alfredo Morelos is on a roll. The Rangers man has scored 14 goals in his side’s run in the UEFA Europa League so far this season (qualifying and group stages included). It’s most ever scored by a player in a UEFA football club competition before Christmas. UEFA confirmed the record on Tuesday. At this rate, Morelos is on course to snatch another record from Colombian compatriot Radamel Falcao. His tally leaves him in
It’s the silly season and for some soccer leagues around the world, it’s about to get even sillier as the festive fixtures pile up while others will take a short break. Some teams might be wishing for a break, especially where goalkeepers are concerned. December to January roughly marks the middle of the season for most of the world’s soccer leagues. It’s also a time of reflection, so, let’s do just that. Rightly or wrongly, for many football fans, goals scored often defines entertainment value.
Photo credit: Mike Lee – KLC fotos for World Rugby. New Zealand’s win at the 2019 Cape Town Sevens came with a unique quirk. The All Blacks beat South Africa 5-7 in a feisty final. It was only the second time since the South African leg of the World Series moved to Cape Town that the team that scored the most points across the weekend also won the series. Captain Scott Curry praised his team for rising to a “massive challenge” as they avenged a
It’s not just the taps in the Mother City that sometimes run dry – scoring at the Cape Town Sevens hit a low this weekend.
The 2019 Cape Town Sevens has broken the record for the most yellow cards since the event first moved to the Mother City.
There might be some life in the Kenyan Sevens team yet as they secured a spot in the Cape Town Sevens knockouts with one match left to play.
Mamelodi Sundowns and Maritzburg United will slog it out in Durban in Saturday’s Telkom Knockout final. Sundowns are looking to end a four-year domestic cup drought.
What omen, if any, is it for clubs when a player from their ranks wins the Ballon d’Or? Glad you asked.
Don’t expect a haircut or champagne rugby when England and South Africa clash in the 2019 Rugby World Cup final.
Rhulani Mokwena will take charge of his first Soweto Derby over the weekend. Here’s how previous coaches performed in their first match against Kaizer Chiefs and the months following.
The World Cup of red cards continues to add to the record books.
Rory Best has been an immense force in Irish rugby over the years. Here are some notable stats from his career.
Scorelines in knockout matches – an almost all sports – tend to be on the more conservative side.