2016 Super Rugby

The 2016 Super Rugby kicked off Friday 26 February 2016 with the Blues hosting the Highlanders at Eden Park in Auckland, New Zealand.

The tournament is bigger than ever before with 18 teams going to compete in eight different countries and it promises to better than before…

It is also the first season that teams outside Australia, […]

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Vodacom Super Rugby Fixtures

Photo: Etienne Burger

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Vodacom Super Rugby Fixtures

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Bloemfontein Celtics fixtures

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Mustangs receive a boost

Free State Mustangs-rolstoelrugbyspan’s bank account last week received a boost when the SPC (Sports Performance Clinic) at Pretty Gardens in Bloemfontein heard from their shortage of funds for the purchase of international quality game chairs and decided to make a to hold fund-raising for these men.

The interesting fundraising was a challenge to the skonergeslag of […]

By |September 7th, 2015|Sports|Comments Off on Mustangs receive a boost

Free State’s not short for sport in August

Bloemfontein is a sport-rich city with tradition and pride dictating proceedings on a weekly basis. Rugby and soccer are the areas where the interests lie and would no doubt be displayed on every single screen in The Loch Logan Waterfront from brunch to braai…

The Toyota Cheetahs have had a Super Rugby season they would best […]

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Neil Robertson fights back against Mark Selby to win UK Championship

Neil Robertson, the world No1, recovered from a dismal start to beat Mark Selby 10-7 in the UK Championship final in York on Sunday and complete the sport’s triple crown.

The Australian became only the eighth player to win the World, UK and Masters titles, joining Stephen Hendry, Steve Davis, Ronnie O’Sullivan, John and Alex Higgins, […]

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Lance Armstrong’s ex-team manager Johan Bruyneel banned for 10 years

Lance Armstrong’s former cycling team manager Johan Bruyneel, doctor Pedro Celaya and trainer Jose “Pepe” Marti have all been handed long bans from sport for their involvement in doping, the United States Anti-Doping Agency confirmed on Tuesday.

Bruyneel was banned for 10 years, while Celaya and Marti were given eight-year bans after the decision by the […]

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Yasiel Puig takes Dodgers on a wild ride – but there’s no defect in his play

Yasiel Puig is still acclimatising to everyday life in the US, while dealing with the on-field adjustment that comes with moving from Cuba’s Serie Nacional to Major League Baseball. Now, however, we’ve learned that the 23-year-old Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder, an enigmatic sort who grabs headlines for his exciting and undisciplined play, has allegedly been […]

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Barcelona hit with a year-long transfer ban

Barcelona’s hopes of signing a successor to their departing goalkeeper Victor Valdés and the teenager dubbed “the new Lionel Messi”, Alen Halilovic, have been hit after they had a year-long transfer ban imposed on them on for breaching Fifa’s rules on the transfer of players aged under 18.

The 14-month transfer ban raises serious questions about […]

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