Michael Cheika is on the verge of taking charge of the Wallabies after the shock resignation of Ewen McKenzie, with the Super Rugby-winning coach on Monday confirming he was in talks and close to agreement.
While the Proteas will be eager to use their upcoming tour of New Zealand as a dress rehearsal for the World Cup next year, they should not expect anything close to the conditions they will experience in just under four months time.
South Africa's Lee-Anne Pace built her season around this week, and it paid off when she beat England's Holly Clyburn in a playoff to win the Cell C South African Women's Open at San Lameer Country Club in KweaZulu Natal on Sunday.
Anyone who's ever watched a young male athlete chow down fast food might be surprised by the findings of a new study conducted on mice fed a high-fat diet, in which the males were more likely to develop brain inflammation and heart disease than the females.
Closing arguments in mitigation and aggravation of sentence wrapped up today in the Pretoria High Court, where the athlete was convicted of culpable homicide for the death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp last month.
Earlier yesterday, I was en route to OR Tambo International Airport to embark on a flight to Cape Town. I had just passed through the tunnel leading from the R59 onto the N12 East in the Alberton area.