Category archives for: Sports

Soweto derby a top-of-the-table affair

Soweto derby promises thriller

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE Soweto derby between Kaizer Chiefs and Orlando Pirates on Saturday is the major highlight of the resumption of the Absa Premiership following international break and this past weekend’s Telkom Knockout. A capacity crowd of 90 000 is again anticipated to throng the FNB Stadium in what promises […]

AFCON 2019: Madagascar are on top of the continent

Madagascar celebrate 2019 Afcon qualification to Cameroon finals

by MTHULISI SIBANDA  JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – CELEBRATIONS following Madagascar’s historic qualification for next year’s Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) are a befitting end to about half a century of heartache for the Indian Ocean island country. The 1-0 victory over Equatorial Guinea at the CNAPS Stadium in Vontovoronoa, near the capital Antananarivo sparked frenzy […]

Zimbabwe nears 2019 AFCON qualification

Khama Billiat

from MARCUS MUSHONGA in Harare, Zimbabwe HARARE, (CAJ News) – ZIMBABWE Warriors have collected four crucial points against Democratic of Congo (DRC) following Tuesday’s 1-1 draw in a well balanced Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Group G encounter at the National Sports Stadium in Harare. The Warriors had earlier beaten DRC 2-1 at their own […]

Seychelles dent Bafana’s hopes in goalless draw

Seychelles held Bafana

from VINCENT CORALLIE in Victoria, Seychelles VICTORIA, (CAJ News) – REJUVENATED Seychelles held their highly rated South Africa to a goalless draw in an Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) Group Group encounter at Unity Stadium in Victoria on Tuesday. The hosts, who suffered a drubbing 6-o in the hands of Bafana at FNB in Johannesburg […]

Zim Warriors edge DRC 2-1

Ronald Pfumbidzai

from JEAN KASSONGO in Kinshasa & SAVIOUS KWINIKA in Johannesburg KINSHASA, (CAJ News) – ZIMBABWE continued with their dominance of Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) Group G when they beat host nation Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) 2-1 in a tightly contested encounter at Stade des Martyrs in Kinshasa on Saturday. Goals from Ronald Pfumbidzai and captain Knowledge Musona were all […]

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