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SuperSport United bring Mamelodi Sundowns back down to earth

Mamelodi Sundowns dropped crucial points in the tight title race after a 2-0 loss to SuperSport United in the Tshwane Derby on Wednesday evening. Fresh from their success against Egyptian giants Al Ahly over the weekend, the Brazilians were looking to get back on track in the league campaign and cut Orlando Pirates’ six-point lead […]

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Magakwe adds some sparkle to Bloem Grand Prix

The first leg of the Athletics Grand Prix in Bloemfontein on Saturday may have started with a whimper but there were still a few performances to write home about. We may already be in April but the athletics season is still in its diapers  even when IAAF World Championships are  being hosted so late in […]

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Nine Bloemfontein Celtic fans arrested after pitch invasion at Dr Molemela Stadium

Nine Bloemfontein Celtic supporters were arrested following the skirmish that saw their league match against Cape Town City abandoned at the Dr Petrus Molemela Stadium on Sunday afternoon. The game between Celtic and City was called off after only 23 minutes after fans invaded the pitch and threw objects onto the field of play. The […]

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Toyota Stadium DID offer hosting Nedbank Cup Final, but was denied

Contrarily to the announcement made by PSL regarding the hosting of the Nedbank Cup Final, Toyota Stadium in Bloemfontein is and always was, available for the Nedbank Cup Final. It was with great disappointment that Free State Rugby learned that the Moses Mabhida Stadium had been chosen to host the Nedbank Cup Final after Toyota […]

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Ellis Park families in Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates’ prayers

Kaizer Chiefs chairperson Kaizer Motaung says he “will never get used to talking about” the Ellis Park disaster on the 18th anniversary of that fateful day. On April 11, 2001, 43 people were crushed to death in a stampede at Ellis Park Stadium during a Kaizer Chiefs-Orlando Pirates Soweto derby. Motaung admitted that the anniversary still sends shivers […]