The Cape’s most prestigious horse racing event and one of South Africa’s most important calendar affairs, the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate will be held at Kenilworth Racecourse, Cape Town on January 12 2013, with equestrian contenders competing for the R1 million purse and race-goers looking to land best-dressed honours. It was 1861 when the legendary Queen’s [...]
The past year has been an incredible one in terms of sporting events. But while watching athletes break records or pushing their bodies to the limit is always thrilling, its those micro-moments that make sports so fun to watch. And what better way to see spontaneous and awkward athlete reactions, or split-second failures, other than via GIF files?
If there’s one thing Gauteng has taught us, it’s that its people seemingly have no problem squashing into tight, confined spaces. After all, it’s the most populous province and it’s roughly the same size as a Mini-convertible. So when a crowd of friends at UJ decided they could break the Bioplus World Champ Record by [...]
Yeah, that’s right. Our very own Blade Runner took on a horse – that’s four legs against NONE – and dominated. The race took place in Qatar as part of an effort to promote disability sport and fight discrimination in the region.
Think Bryan Habana’s fast? How about Zee Ngwenya, who famously rounded Habana in the 2007 Rugby World Cup? They’re fast, right? Not as fast as Carlin Isles, a US Sprinter on the United States Sevens Rugby team, who may be the fastest rugby player to have ever graced a field. He’s ranked in the Top [...]
That’s right, friends, both of last week’s multiples were winners. That’s all we’re trying to do here – help you win! And if you think Man City will beat Newcastle this weekend, you’re on your way to converting R100 into R1,000! Check out this week’s multiples!
Caroline Wozniacki has made a mid-game mockery of Serena Williams’ assets. She took the opportunity to stuff both her chest and shorts with padding, that made her resemble her much larger counterpart.
We’re not sure if you heard, but the most iconic boxer in the contemporary history of the sport got knocked the eff out this weekend. And he stayed out for several minutes. Manny Pacquiao went toe to toe with Juan Manuel Márquez in the fourth installment of fights between the two boxers in recent years, two [...]
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In November 1990, Trans World Sport caught up with a then 14-year-old Tiger Woods. That’s when Tiger predicted he would be the Michael Jordan of Golf.
We’ve kept it simple this week, with most of the multiple legs being wins or losses, rather than exact points. You’ve got two multiples, the one will pay you pack R1,050 for a R100 bet and the other one pays R1,300. Can Man U take Man City? Good luck!
Look, In this crazy cluttered world, where anyone can be famous, it’s simply not enough to have your fifteen minutes; you need to showcase your skills at the same time. Even if you decide to become the World Champion 100 Metre Swim Fin Hurdler.
BizCommunity reports that it has learnt from reliable sources that Media 24′s SA Sports Illustrated is to fold. SASI has served as the premier South African sports magazine for decades. The magazine’s profile on Media 24′s website reads as follows: Sports Illustrated is the most successful and enduring multi-sport magazine in South Africa’s publishing history. [...]
With last week’s multiple faling one game short of success, it’s going to be interesting to see what happens this weekend. Our two multiples for this week have 10 to 1 odds for the first multiple and 18 to 1 for the second! Good luck!
Many of you will remember one of Cape Town’s most famous surfing events – the Red Bull Big Wave Africa – well, Red Bull have stepped it up yet again and announced Red Bull Jaws.
Australia’s all-time leading Test batsman and most successful captain, Ricky Ponting, has announced his retirement from international cricket. He had already called a halt on his captaincy of the Test and one-day team in March last year, but continued on as a player.
If you enjoy a bit of Australia cricket (or any Australian sport) bashing, you will LOVE this. Behold, the headline my GRANDMOTHER sent me, before the historical draw occurred just yesterday. Read on..
After shattering the Three Peaks Challenge record earlier this month, expert trail runner AJ Calitz has become the inaugural winner of Red Bull LionHeart after an intensive two-day event on Cape Town’s Lion’s Head.
Do you think there is a good chance of Chelsea drawing with Manchester City on Sunday? BEcause if they do, along with just two other sports predictions this weekend, R100 will become R1,000 for you. That’s right – click for more..
Yes, that’s right, superhuman endurance trail runner, Ryan “Hedgy” Sandes will be on air with Seth at 11am this morning. Besides chatting about his freakish running abilities, Seth will remind Ryan of his (Ryan’s) days as a surf bum. Seth was there, man… But why not tune in before at 10am anyway – let Seth’s [...]
Kenichi Ito is the fastest man on all fours. Ito is a 30-year-old Japanese athlete known to many as “Monkey Man,” and he has just set a new world record for a four-limbed sprint: 100 meters in 17,47 seconds.
Yesterday evening, Red Bull Media House screened the South African premier of the Jordy Smith surf film, Bending Colours. And it was spectacular. Shot and directed by Kai Neville, Bending Colours documents Jordy’s radical approach to the sport, and delivers more than a handful beautiful wave riding shots via some truly excellent cinematography. Snippets of [...]
Zambia’s football association president, Kalusha Bwalya, has said that the African champions have accepted an apology over the shocking stoning of their team bus following an international friendly in Jozi on Wednesday night.
At least two Zambian football team players were injured last night after their game against Bafana Bafana at the FNB Stadium in Soweto when Bafana Bafana supporters stoned the team bus after the match.
I just read an article on channel24 and I’ll be honest, I’m confused. Oscar’s ex is saying that he is basically a player and that his new FHM model babe, used to stalk her. She is also very close to ‘revealing’ what Oscar used to ‘do’ to her. Riveting stuff. Click through for photos of both girls.
Together with International Lions and Irish rugby legend, Brian O’Driscoll, tech entrepreneur Ray Nolan recently launched Ultimate Rugby – the first ever global rugby app and online community which brings fans up to the minute news of all professional games around the world.
Red Bull’s marketing strategy seems to be, “I see what you did there. Hold on while we do something 1 000 times more awesome and post it on YouTube.” Well, they’ve nailed it again with the craziest Rube Golberg machine ever. Bigger and more intense than ‘ol Rube could ever have imagined.