Former president Jacob Zuma was never going to remain the all-powerful and omnipresent political figure that he thought, writes Pieter du Toit.
What with their results suggesting they are not your typical SA side, it was comforting to learn the Blitzboks still do some things the old way.
If ever there was a textbook example of the expression “too little too late”, it has to be the Southern Kings’ game against Western Force last Sunday.
Who will emerge as the man when Wayde van Niekerk and Akani Simbine come up against each other in the 200m.
Simnikiwe Xabanisa breaks down five lessons the Springboks can learn from the Proteas, among them how to choose the new Bok captain.
It was a depressingly familiar sight for anyone who has marvelled at the sheer physical specimen that is Eben Etzebeth, writes Simnikiwe Xabanisa.
The sports ministry seems to thrive on being perceived to be doing something instead of actually doing it, let alone properly, writes Simnikiwe Xabanisa.
If ever there was a perfect candidate for custodian of the way the Proteas reportedly want to play the game going forward, Faf du Plessis is it, writes Simnikiwe Xabanisa
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