Category archives for: Sports

Limpopo superfan Baloyi hopes for better fortunes

In Yellow on stage: Alson is 4th from the left

By GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG – HE may have missed out on the on the whopping R1 million cash prize and a once-in-a lifetime trip for him and seven friends to Russia but Limpopo football fanatic, Alson Baloyi, is making the most of the experience gained during the Last Fan Standing competition. The R8 000 won as a consolation […]

NBA Africa Junior programme grows beyond borders

NBA legend, Jerome Williams with Gift Ndolwane

By GIFT NDOLWANE in RUSTENBURG , NORTH WEST NORTH WEST, (CAJ News) – THE Royal Bafokeng Junior (Jr) National Basketball Association (NBA) programme has proven to be a major success. The largest NBA’s youth initiative in Africa, over the past seven years, the programme has grown to 70 teams from 28 schools with a mass participation […]

Matloga reveals secrets to Baroka’s early season league success

Richard Matloga

By GIFT NDOLWANE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – BAROKA FC attacking midfielder, Richard Matloga, has attributed the team’s current form in the league to teamwork and a fierce work ethic. He said there was so much solidarity at the on -form Limpopo Province based side with the players motivating each other each time the  chips are down. This has seen […]

African footballer of the year nominees revealed

Confederation of African Football (CAF)

By AKANI CHAUKE JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – REIGNING African Player of the Year,Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, and Player of the Year – Based in Africa, Dennis Onyango, are again nominated for the awards. Ugandan goalkeeper Onyango is nominated for both accolades alongside teammate Percy Tau at South African side Mamelodi Sundowns and Zambian Fackson Kapumbu. The Confederation of […]

SA Rugby welcomes choice as World Cup host

SA Rugby

By SPORTS REPORTER JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) -SOUTH Africa will deliver a “Triple Win” Rugby World Cup in 2023, SA Rugby Chief Executive Officer, Jurie Roux, said on Tuesday after World Rugby Council announced the country was the preferred candidate. South Africa was named in preference to fellow bidders France and Ireland as the candidate best able to fulfil […]

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