SPAR Challenge Kicks Off

  A strong Team Malawi arrived in Johannesburg on Thursday for the three test SPAR Challenge series against South Africa, starting on Saturday afternoon in Polokwane.   

Amanda Coetzer, the Little Assassin

As they say, all good things must come to an end! And that’s where Amanda Coetzer finds herself after a decade and a half in the glare of the sporting media’s spotlight.       In a statement sent to all media houses towards the end of May, Amanda said has spoken her final public […]

2007 June Woman in Media: Liryn de Jager

  Liryn de Jager grew up in a sports-mad family, and for as long as she can remember, she wanted to be a sports journalist.   Four years ago, Liryn got her first big break in sports journalism, and she hasn’t looked back since.   In fact, the Rapport journalist is now regarded as one […]

2007 April Woman in Media: Melinda Lombard

If you’ve been watching the cricket on SABC Sport and wondering who was behind the whole operation, look no further than Melinda Lombard. A passionate sports fan, and a perfectionist of note, Melinda is the Executive Producer of SABC Sport’s live ICC Cricket World Cup broadcast and she is enjoying every minute of it. This […]

Simpson vs Josephs

It is not only the fast growing Yellow Pages Ultimate Athletics that will be showcased on the track of Coetzenburg in Stellenbosch on Friday 2 March, but the South African Multi Events Championships take place on both the Friday and Saturday with athletes from all over Africa competing.

Huber claims Paris Open Doubles

Liezel Huber and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black have won the Paris Open doubles title on Sunday, after beating the Czech combination of Gabriela Navratilova and Vladimira Uhlirova in a match lasting less than one hour.

Javelin Champs to Slug it Out

The Yellow Pages Ultimate Athletics in Potchefstroom on Friday night promises to be full of jam-packed action, as Commonwealth Javelin Champion Anika Smit makes her long awaited return to competition after a long absence due to injury.

Huber Settles in Houston

Liezel Huber, South Africa’s most accomplished current tennis player on the WTA Tour, will be taking up USA citizenship shortly, according to a compelling article for Johannesburg’s The Star newspaper, written by seasoned journalist Kevin McCallum.

Anika up for a High Jump In Potch

Johannesburg, Tuesday, 30 January 2007 – High Jump Commonwealth Champion Anika Smit makes her eagerly awaited return to the track on Friday night at the second Yellow Pages Ultimate Athletics in Potchefstroom.

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