Monday, February 19, 2018

Angola to give Bafana a run for their money, says coach

Newly-appointed Angola coach Roberto Bianchi says his team will give Bafana Bafana a run for their money when the two teams clash in an...

Hudsonian pride

Trio to fly SA flag in various disciplines THREE Hudson Park High School pupils, Sisipho Ndlabhu, Kwanda Mbalekwa and Rhys Poovan will be representing South...

Border U13s set to play SA’s best

FOR the first time in history 23 rugby players have been chosen from across the Border region to represent the Border province at the...

Anglers line up for fishing event

Border Blacktips host outing at Hamburg, Birha THE Border Blacktips RASSPL (Rock And Surf Super Pro League) team will be hosting their fourth Rock n...

Almost time for the Trot

Runners make their way along the 15 km route through East-London's farms and tomato fields at the 2017 tomato trot. To read more about...

Give back, stay fit too

IF YOU have always wanted to give back to your community but had no idea how, SPAR Family Challenge has a healthy way to...

Jegels comes back with a bang

By Mesuli Zifo East London golden girl Leighandre Jegels returned to the ring after completing her university degree to knock out Tanzanian Fatuma Yazidu in two...

All welcome at final RASSPL competition

THE Rock and Surf Super Pro League (RASSPL) Border Blacktips will be hosting their eighth and final league competition on Saturday at the picturesque...

All revved up for V8 Supercar racing

THE highly anticipated V8 Supercars will be rushing onto the East London Grand Prix circuit on Saturday. With the return of these powerful V8’s,...

Selborne sizzle in Dale derby

Selborne made a great start to their cricket season with some very convincing wins over their rivals Dale College from King William’s Town at...

Fun day for karting fans

THE Border Karting Committee is hosting a fun day at the East London Grand Prix Circuit on Saturday. Enthusiasts will show off their karts and...

BushWhacker Tuff a true adventure

THE team from Won Adventure have brought a new event to the 2017 calendar with the BushWhacker Tuff. This 35km adventure challenge will steer teams...

Wizard on wheels car show 2017

All the old, new and exotic vehicles were on show at the Port Rex field from this morning.

Anglers can reel in big catches at Haga Haga

ON Saturday (October 28) the Border Blacktips RASSPL (Rock and Surf Super Pro League (RASSPL) team will be hosting their fifth Rock ‘n Surf...

Ironmen from 35 countries for 70.3 African champs set for PE...

IT’S ALMOST that time of year again when we see athletes from around the world descend upon East London to compete in the physically...

Big derby goes pink

IN A bid to help fight cancer and also help raise funds for Choc, the Selborne College versus Queens College derby day on May...

Cricket SA’s R7.2m injection boosts Border cricket

Border cricket has received a major boost ahead of the new cricket season after receiving a cash injection of R7.2-million from Cricket South Africa...

HARD AT WORK

Cambridge High School hockey held a pre-season training camp for their entire hockey coaching staff and A squad players on March 10 and 11....

SA lose two second innings wickets of Markram and Amla in...

South Africa had lost two second innings wickets of Aiden Markram and Hashim Amla in quick succession at tea of day three here at...

City’s best face the world’s best

Eight Buffalo City athletes will be taking on the best in the world this week as they compete in the 2017 edition of the...

What this Test match against SA says about India’s ability to...

Of the 14 test tons scored by a variety of Indian Test batsmen in South Africa since the 1992/03 Friendship Series‚ none of them...

Laser Challenge achieve its goal

TAKING IT ON:Thousands of locals participated in the East London Eye Hospital Laser Challenge on Saturday. For a full report, read the GO! tomorrow Picture:SUPPLIED

Hudson fields for SA again

HUDSON Park High School’s first team have been excelling on the cricket field for the past few years, producing talented, disciplined and professional cricket...

IT’S SHOWTIME

East London is gearing up for the massive Redline Festival on June 11 at the EL Grand Prix Circuit, with cars such as these...

‘Let’s play, gents’

Future cricket stars kick off Khaya Majola Week today Battling it out in Bloem WAY back in 1940, philanthropist Lord Nuffield provided funding to start an...

Young cricketers make King proud on the pitch

TWO young and talented boys have made the King community proud with top-quality performances on the cricket pitch. Dale Junior Grade 7 pupils Juan Jeggels...

Off to take on world for SA

Triathlete hard in training for gruelling champs in Australia EAST Londoner Jason Reed will be part of the South African team that will be competing...

Maketa joins Gibson’s inner circle

The Warriors will be playing without fear when they host the intimidating Multiply Titans in their Ram Slam T20 competition encounter at Buffalo Park...

In the swing of it

Team Crusaders players Richard Pretorius (captain) and Dennis Block of King William’s Town took part in a golf Betterball Stableford competition which saw them...

Almost time for the trot

GET ready for the 23rd annual BUCO Tomato Trot and Cycle on February 3 at Lilyfontein School. Founded in 1995 by three Brakfontein runners –...

Saddling up for big race

Athletes’ excitement builds for tough Expedition Africa ADVENTURE Racing World Series event, Expedition Africa kicks off on Sunday in the Baviaans and Kouga Region. Thirty-nine teams...

Being Lungi Ngidi

Centurion - The circumstances of Lungi Ngidi’s first appearance on a test scorecard won’t be remembered by many: faced four balls‚ scored one run‚...

More Olympic gold for Semenya as Savinova stripped of 800m medal...

Caster Semenya is set to have her 2012 Olympic 800m silver medal upgraded to gold after Russian champion Mariya Savinova was stripped of her...

Athletes to take on the world

16 EL contenders to represent SA in US AN EXCITED group of 16 East London athletes have been selected to represent South Africa at the...

Top netball showcase in King

THE second week of the King William’s Town Netball Association (KWTNA) League games took place at the weekend and have already produced netball of...

Scheepers reels in first prize at Blacktips event

Big catches on Kiwane coast THE RASSPL Border Blacktips rock and surf angling team hosted their sixth competition of the season and final for the...

Goodwill Games to produce fireworks at Breidbach venue

THIS year’s edition of the Goodwill Games football tournament hosted by Breidbach Football Association (Brefa) and East London Central Local Football Association (ELCLFA) is...

Baxter wary of Bafana, Zambia stalemate in EL

By MFUNDO PILISO Bafana Bafana head coach Stuart Baxter said it will be mission impossible to compete in the return leg of the Chan qualifiers against...
HOCKEY SIEGE: The Selborne U13A hockey side were invited to play in the fourth Grey PE hockey festival which was held on April 21-23. Grey Junior in Port Elizabeth have won the past three tournaments. On the Sunday, Selborne walked away with the trophy by beating Grey on home ground. No goals were scored against Selborne during this tournament and Charlie Caswell was the goalkeeper of the tournament Picture: SUPPLIED

We are the champions

HOCKEY SIEGE: The Selborne U13A hockey side were invited to play in the fourth Grey PE hockey festival which was held on April 21-23....

EL Cansa Relay for Life receives global award

The East London Cansa Relay for Life, in which those affected by the disease and their loved ones walk through the night, was awarded...

Young Kaylim sets sight on victory

AS THE new karting season sets in, local karting champion, Kaylim Padayachee prepares to race to claim first place once again. Kaylim started racing in...

TRIATHLON VICTORS

As one of the main sponsors of the Tribal Triathlon series, Team Drake Flemmer & Orsmond won the teams division in Race Two on...

Van Niekerk qualifies for 200m world champ finals

By David Isaacson Wayde van Niekerk qualified for the 200m final at the world championships‚ but he had to do it as a fastest qualifier in...

Helping pupils get physical

FOUNDED in 2013 with the vision of offering equal opportunities to all children, the iLifa Group has partnered with the Small Projects Foundation (SPF)...

Viaene bags SA title in J-Bay

Border star beats WP rival to waveski prize SPECTATORS and competitors were treated to spectacular waveski surfing during the 2017 SA Waveski Championships in Jeffreys...

Big King Adventure Challenge in store

IT IS time for the King Adventure Challenge taking place this weekend, from the Dale College sports grounds. The newly-launched Pink Fairy Multisport Adventures are...

Pioneers hit Alice for six

KING Pioneers produced a superb performance to upset Alice with a comprehensive three-wicket victory in a nailbiting Border Cricket Promotional League encounter at the...

AfriForum‚ Solidarity lodge complaint against racial quotas with World Rugby

Afrikaner civil rights movement AfriForum and trade union Solidarity have lodged an official complaint against racial quotas and political interference in South African rugby...

Powerboats return to EL

AFTER six years, the Powerboat National Championships returns to East London, where more than 50 boats will compete for a chance to take part...

Water polo kings

Selborne College first water polo team beat Pearson High School’s first team 3-1 in the final of the Pearson Stayers’ Water Polo Tournament recently....