AB de Villiers matched the performance of Makhaya Ntini (2005 and 2006) when he was named South Africa’s Cricketer of the Year for the second successive year when he received the 2015 award at a gala Cricket South Africa (CSA) banquet in Midrand on Wednesday night.


Jomo Cosmos secured promotion to the Absa Premiership for the 2015/16 season when they defeated Moroka Swallows 1-0 at Dobsonville Stadium on Wednesday night.

Wiseman Maluleke scored the only goal of the match deep into the second half to send his side to the top with seven points, edging second-placed Black Leopards on goal difference.



KwaZulu-Natal-born Linda Zondi has been appointed as the new convener of selectors for the South African national cricket team.

The decision was announced during Cricket South Africa's (CSA) Board of Directors meeting which was held in Johannesburg on Tuesday.


Vodacom Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has made seven changes to his starting lineup for Saturday's Super Rugby clash against the Rebels in Melbourne.

Three of the changes will be in the backline with Jesse Kriel, Travis Ismaiel and Jacques-Louis Potgieter all getting starts,coming on for Jurgen Visser, Bjorn Basson and Handré Pollard respectively.