The real strength of Griquas’ recruitment lies in them tapping into the Varsity Cup.
Having been around almost two years, he should have had a Plan B and even Plan C in place, because life happens.
History tells us you don’t want to be Bok captain when the showpiece tournament rolls around.
The picture is probably foggy given how early it still is in the World Cup, but it feels so scarily clear…
Training tips from nine-time Comrades winner Bruce Fordyce.
Boring really does work better.

Selectors have finally come to their senses

Come to think about it, why wasn’t Chris Morris included in the Proteas World Cup squad in the first place?

Proteas’ post-World Cup future should be in Bavuma’s hands

He might not be going to the World Cup, but the diminutive batter has proven he can’t be confined to just a Test role anymore.

It is not all doom and gloom for Caster

I she calls it quits now, the athletics authorities win.

Lions shouldn’t fall prey to Straeuli’s love of mind games

The controversial duping of the Chiefs two weeks ago had their CEO’s handwriting all over it.

Step-by-step: Be canny and you will be fine

Training tips from a nine-time Comrades winner.

Cricket SA urgently need a damage-limitation exercise

They might be responding quickly to tough economic times, but they’re quickly alienating their biggest asset – the players.

Step-by-step: Runners, beware those pollies

Training tips from a nine-time Comrades winner.

Step-by-step: April most important month

Training tips from the nine-time Comrades winner.

South African fans seem to be easily pleased

You see, taken into account that we actually qualifying for something we’re not hosting is honourable indeed, but definitely not worth celebrating like we won something.

Lions need to stop ‘inspiring’ and start winning

Swys de Bruin and co need to stop their unbalanced view on the game before it’s too late.

Arrogant Proteas got their comeuppance at Kingsmead

They’ve spat at the principles that made them the No 1 Test-playing nation previously.

Bulls can’t afford Matfield not giving his full attention as coach

Matfield reportedly wants to iron out some details from other employers before being appointed, suggesting he’s not fully invested in coaching.

AB is trying way too hard in the Mzansi Super League

The Proteas legend hasn’t lit up the league he’s supposed to carry because he’s playing too many weird shots.

Banyana Banyana saving the face of SA soccer

We can’t do anything other than expect Bafana to be an embarrassment, but at least our other national side (and probably main one) go a long way in soothing our pain.




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