Marc Batchelor's final farewell: Family, friends lay sportsman to rest

2019-07-25 16:50

Family, friends and football colleagues have described slain footballer and television commentator Marc Batchelor, who famously wore the No 25 jersey, as a born sportsman who was kind, caring and giving.

Muchichwa: It's painful how Batchelor died

2019-07-22 11:43

Former Kaizer Chiefs star Robson Muchichwa says the death of former teammate Marc Batchelor is painful for him to come to terms with.

Police probing whether Marc Batchelor was killed in revenge cocaine hit - report

2019-07-21 11:30

Detectives are investigating whether footballer Marc Batchelor was killed in a revenge hit for an alleged role in the theft of ton of cocaine smuggled late in 2018.

OBIT: Marc Batchelor - Legend who was loved, rogue who was despised

2019-07-16 16:41

"He was trying to get straight and exercise. He would walk the wolves and he wanted to lead a normal life and not look over [his] shoulder all the time. He went off the path for a while. He wasn’t a saint, but not everyone’s a saint. I was trying to get him back in line to do legitimate stuff," says a friend.

Chiefs boss 'shocked' at Batchelor's death

2019-07-16 12:33

Kaizer Chiefs chairperson Kaizer Motaung says he was 'shocked' to learn that former striker Marc Batchelor has died.

GALLERY: 12 glittering images of Marc Batchelor in action

2019-07-16 10:38

A gallery of images from former Orlando Pirates, Kaizer Chiefs, Wits, Mamelodi Sundowns and Moroka Swallows striker Marc Batchelor in action.

Tributes pour in for slain ex-footballer Marc Batchelor

2019-07-16 08:29

Tributes have poured in for former Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs footballer Marc Batchelor who was shot dead on Monday night.


Investigator who 'stole' Marc Batchelor's cellphone from murder scene has been released

2019-07-23 06:45

The private investigator who was arrested for being in possession of murdered former soccer star Marc Batchelor's cellphone has been released.

Private investigator arrested over theft of Marc Batchelor's phone from murder scene

2019-07-22 11:02

A well-known Johannesburg private investigator and debt collector has been charged for allegedly taking former football player Marc Batchelor's cellphone from the scene of his murder.

Ex-footballer Marc Batchelor to be buried next week as cops hunt for his killers

2019-07-18 18:22

Former Orlando Pirates and Kaizer Chiefs striker Marc Batchelor will be buried in Midrand next Friday.

Marc Batchelor's first reaction was to shield gardener from bullets, says brother

2019-07-16 13:05

When two motorbikes pulled up and unleashed a hail of bullets into soccer player Marc Batchelor, his first reaction was to shield his gardener, according to his grieving brother.

Orlando Pirates: Batchelor was in a league of his own

2019-07-16 10:38

Soweto giants Orlando Pirates have released a statement mourning the death of former striker Marc Batchelor.

Batchelor a proper football person, says ex-Bafana star

2019-07-16 10:28

Ex-Bafana Bafana striker George Dearnaley has mourned the death of former Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates striker Marc Batchelor.

Former Chiefs, Pirates striker Marc Batchelor killed in apparent hit

2019-07-15 23:02

Former Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates striker, Marc Batchelor, was shot dead on Monday in what appears to be a hit.

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