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Watch: Springboks road trip brings out South Africans’ big hearts

The Springboks rugby squad rediscovered the warmth of South Africans as the team were left to make their own way from Cape Town to...

Mulaudzi was a South African hero for our times

At just 34, one of the country's best runners died in a car crash on his way to an athletics meeting. A shy guy off the track, Mbulaeni Mulaudzi was aggressive and competitive when he was running, a mental toughness that brought him medals aplenty. He had turned his talents to coaching young rural athletes before his death.

Shakes Mashaba named Bafana Bafana coach

Shakes Mashaba named Bafana Bafana coach

Ephraim "Shakes" Mashaba has been named the new Bafana Bafana coach, more than 20 years after he first took the reigns of the South African national football team. His first assignment will be an Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Sudan, scheduled to take place in Khartoum in September.
Australians ready to pitch at Tent City

Bafana squad named for tour Down Under

Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund has announced an 18-man squad to play international friendly matches against Australia and New Zealand next month. South Africa's previous two encounters with the Socceroos both ended in draws; in their only previous encounter with New Zealand, in 2009, they won 2-0.
Bafana can beat Brazil: Barker

Bafana can beat Brazil: Barker

African Nations Cup-winning Bafana Bafana coach Clive Barker is backing current coach Gordon Igesund to come good against five-time World Cup winners Brazil when the two teams clash at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on 5 March.
World Cup qualifying hope for Bafana

Bafana ‘will take the game to Spain’

South Africa will take the game to World Cup holders Spain when the teams meet at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg on Tuesday evening, says Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund.
Two-goal Bafana bring Afcon to life

Bafana coach focused on Chan 2014

Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund says his focus with the national football team is now firmly on the African Nations Championship (Chan), which South Africa will host from 11 January to 1 February 2014.
Bafana in Morocco

Bafana in Morocco, looking to Chan

Bafana Bafana coach Gordon Igesund plans to use the friendly international match against Morocco on Friday to assess the talent available to him for the 2014 African Nations Championship (Chan).
Bafana claim bronze in Cosafa Cup

Bafana claim bronze in Cosafa Cup

South Africa claimed bronze in the 2013 Cosafa Cup tournament on Saturday, beating Lesotho 2-1 in the third place play-off at the Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola, Zambia.
Junior Boks thrash USA in JWC opener

‘Good platform’ for Junior Boks’ future

Junior Springbok coach Dawie Theron believes this year's squad, which claimed the bronze medal in the IRB Junior World Championships on Sunday, has laid a good foundation for next year's tournament.


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