History Making FIFA Goal Changes Kgatlana’s Life

History Making FIFA Goal Changes Kgatlana’s Life

Today, 8 June, marks a year since Banyana Banyana international striker, Thembi Kgatlana, wrote herself into history books at South Africa’s first-ever appearance at a FIFA Women’s World Cup in France. The then reigning African Women’s Player of the Year scored a...
Sipokazi Sokanyile’s Rise to International Media Star

Sipokazi Sokanyile’s Rise to International Media Star

Sipokazi Sokanyile’s greatest ambition is to one day become the CEO of Cricket South Africa (CSA) and she is well on her way to realising her dream. The CSA Media Manager has risen up from intern to international media star. Having played a significant role in raising...
Minister Calls for More Women Representation in Sport

Minister Calls for More Women Representation in Sport

Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, Mr Nathi Mthethwa has called for more women representation across South African sport, following the release of the report from the Eminent Persons Group (EPG) last Thursday. According to the report, 50 percent of the audited...
Kayla Swarts Running Her Own Race

Kayla Swarts Running Her Own Race

Apartheid denied Odessa Swarts the opportunity to achieve her personal sports dream, but freedom is allowing her young daughter, up and coming hockey and track star, Kayla, to dream big, The younger sister of Olympian, Wayde van Niekerk, developed a love for sports...
31 Days of Women’s Sport Stories

31 Days of Women’s Sport Stories

Since the start of the Covid-19 lockdown in South Africa on 16 March, gsport has told one inspiring story a day to remain on track as we raise the profile of women’s sport. At the end of the initial 21-day lockdown period, it was heart-warming to see the lives we had...
Ayabonga Khaka Living Her Cricket Dream

Ayabonga Khaka Living Her Cricket Dream

Momentum Proteas and senior Central Gauteng Lions Women’s cricketer, Ayabonga Khaka, is reaping the rewards of her hard work that has seen her rise from playing cricket in the streets to representing South Africa. Khaka was recently recognised with a Presidential...