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Banyana Banyana captain and central defender Janine van Wyk looks set to return from injury and claim her place in the starting eleven for a friendly match against Ghana at the Dobsonville Stadium in Soweto on Sunday.
Springbok Sevens captain Kyle Brown was one of four players nominated for the coveted 2014 IRB Sevens Player of the Year Award on Wednesday. Brown is joined on the shortlist by Tim Mikkelson (New Zealand), Tom Mitchell (England) and Samisoni Viriviri (Fiji).
Ashwell Prince, the first black man to captain South Africa's national cricket team, announced his retirement from the game on Wednesday. He played 66 tests and 52 one-day internationals for the Proteas.
Banyana Banyana captain Janine van Wyk is optimistic about the team's future under new coach Vera Pauw, who was appointed to the post last week.
Bafana Bafana will be without captain Itumeleng Khune and midfielder Kagisho Dikgacoi, who have both been ruled out because of injuries, for their international friendly match against Brazil at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Wednesday.
Tennis South Africa (TSA) on Friday named John-Laffnie de Jager its Davis Cup captain and Earl Grainger its Fed Cup skipper. Previously De Jager had held both positions.
The support of South African fans will be crucial to the success of the national team's 2013 Africa Cup of Nations campaign, says Bafana Bafana captain Bongani Khumalo.
Aaron Mokoena, the captain of South Africa’s national football team, Bafana Bafana and UK Premier League club Portsmouth, will receive the Freedom of the City of London on 10 November 2010.
Aaron Mokoena's services to football and charity will be recognised when the Bafana Bafana and Portsmouth captain receives the Freedom of the City of London on 10 November.
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