Lions Vodacom Cup kicks off in Potchefstroom

The Vodacom Cup, where many current and past Springboks have taken their first steps in senior provincial rugby, kicks off this week with eight tough matches taking place across South Africa. Last year’s champions, the Golden Lions, and runners-up, the Steval Pumas, are both in action on Friday. The opening match takes place in Kempton […]

Setone and Mokoka set for another thriller

Tshamano Setone

Newly-crowned national cross country champion Tshamano Setone will be out to prove that his victory was no fluke when he goes head-to-head with former titleholder Stephen Mokoka at the University Sports South Africa (Ussa) championships in Potchefstroom this weekend. Setone, a student at the University of Johannesburg, edged out Mokoka in a thrilling sprint finish […]

Leopards to Face Golden Lions in Northern Sub Union Final

Leopards centre Hennie Carelson, of the Klerksdorp club, breaks away during the hosts’ 42-23 premier semi-final victory over Pumas Platteland during the SARU EBJ Mining Construction Northern Sub-Union week in Potchefstroom on Wednesday. Photo by Mario van de Wall.

The Leopards will face the Golden Lions in the final of the SARU EBJ Mining Construction Northern Sub-Union week being held in Potchefstroom, after both sides recorded hard-fought semi-final victories on Wednesday. The final will be played on Friday at Profert Olën Park, with kick-off at 13h00. It will be the first of three curtain-raisers […]