Nemanja Maksimovic  was the star of the show as Serbia defeated Brazil 2-1 at North Harbour Stadium to win the FIFA Under-20 World Cup.

The 20-year-old provided the assist for Stanisa Mandic but the lead was cancelled just three minutes later when Andreas Pereira found the equaliser to send the two teams to the break deadlocked at  1-1.


The DHL Stormers have reverted back to their strong squad for Saturday’s Vodacom Super Rugby wildcard play-off encounter with the Brumbies at Newlands.

Alistair Coetzee had made fourteen changes ahead of the final group game against Cell C Sharks in Durban, but Nizaam Carr, who captained the side on the day, is the sole survivor from that team.


English boxer Amir Khan believes he is close to landing a fight with undefeated champion Floyd Mayweather Junior.

The 28-year-old says he has held some discussions with Mayweather’s father, who believes he is no match for his son.


Montpellier have confirmed the signing of Springbok prop Jannie Du Plessis and his brother, Springbok hooker Bismarck Du Plessis.

The duo have joined the French outfit on three-year deals after parting ways with the Sharks at the end of the 2015 Super Rugby season.