SPRINGBOKS GOLD, PROTEAS AND BAFANA BATTLE FOR SILVER.

If our top three sporting codes had to battle it out for the best team in SA, the Springboks, without a shadow of doubt would grab that gold medal and leave Bafana Bafana to battle it out with the Proteas for silver. Not one, but two world cup winning medals are proudly in the Springbok trophy cabinet, […]

Selection timing can make or break a test career

Timing is everything. Depending on when you get your dream call-up to represent the national side, your career could last a month or last a decade. The Proteas test opening position is a prime example of this. I’ve been reading so many articles and Twitter feeds moaning about how poor Heino Kuhn was in England and […]

CAN THE STEYN REMOVER STILL REMOVE?

Our legendary fast bowler, Dale Steyn, hasn’t bowled a competitive delivery since he injured his shoulder last November and we’re wondering if he’ll still “have it”. We hope so. Dale Steyn has been amazing for the Proteas ever since he burst onto the scene against the Poms in 2004. 417 test wickets for the Palaborwa express puts him right up there with […]

‘Beat Bolt’ at the FNB Joburg 10K CITYRUN

It seems that Puma and the Joburg 10k City Run have thought outside the box this year to create a bit of fun this Heritage Day. On Sunday, 24 September – they challenge you to “Beat Bolt”   Following the PUMA Legends’ final competitive race at the current IAAF Athletics World Champs the ‘Beat Bolt’ activation […]

Public pressure on selectors will force changes for 2nd Test

With the entire nation having a similar opinion on the Proteas side, I’m convinced that the selectors will now buckle under the pressure for the second Test, before the series is too far gone. It starts with JP Duminy and Quinton de Kock It’s very rare in sport that a nation has similar thoughts on […]