Gerda Steyn will battle it out with 800m World Champion, Caster Semenya, and CAF African Women’s Footballer of the Year, Thembi Kgatlana, for gsport Athlete of the Year as public voting kicks off from 19 July to 9 August, to determine the winners across 18 categories for the 2019 gsport Awards
A squad of 153 athletes and officials have been selected to represent Team South Africa at this year’s African Games that will take place from 16-31 August, in Morocco.
Development is the focus as selectors name the SPAR South Africa indoor hockey squad to play two tests against international debutants Botswana, and five against Zimbabwe, at Danville Park Girls School starting 28 May.
Nine players with international experience will add strength to the starting 15 announced by Springbok Women’s coach Stanley Raubenheimer for the team’s tour opener against the UK Armed Forces in London on Friday
Cricket SA has announced the 14-player squad selected to represent SA away in the Caribbean in an 8-match one day series starting at the Kensington Oval on Sunday 16 September, and ending mid-October.
Sasol-sponsored Banyana Banyana coach Desiree Ellis is delighted at the availability of Houston Dash-signed Janine van Wyk, Linda Motlhalo and Thembi Kgatlana, while acknowledging the unavailability of Leandra Smeda due to club commitments.
The SPAR Proteas took the England Roses into extra time in the first of two home SANZEA Quad Series matches before going down 55-60 to the higher ranked visitors, in the home team’s best performance since 2013
World T20-Bound Proteas wary but not intimidated as South Africa anticipate their start at the premier short-form world competition against Pakistan on Sunday 23 March