Former Bafafa Bafana stars have joined the provincial road shows aimed at getting local people to support the province’s hosting of the 2010 FIFA World Cup.
The Springboks will play Premiership log leaders Saracens at Wembley Stadium on Tuesday, November 17 (kick-off 7.30pm) as part of their Outgoing Tour schedule.
The South African government will conduct its own gender verification tests on middle distance runner Caster Semenya before the IAAF releases the results of tests done last month.
New Zealand have suffered a further injury blow before their must-win Champions Trophy cricket match against England in South Africa with fast bowler Daryl Tuffey ruled out because of a broken hand.
Springbok vice captain Victor Matfield has described a Test match victory against the All Blacks in New Zealand as "bigger than any of our victories so far".
South Africa's voodoo in major tournaments continued on Sunday when they went down to England in their final ICC Champions Trophy group match.
The Minister of Sport and Recreation, Makhenkesi Stofile, is expected to hold a media briefing today to explain the gender verification test results of Caster Semenya.
Bowlers could be forgiven for breathing a sigh of relief ahead of the Champions Trophy which starts in South Africa next Tuesday, for some of the world's top big-hitters will be missing in action.
Gender tests on South African athlete Caster Semenya have found she is a hermaphrodite, an Australian newspaper reports.
Athletics South Africa (ASA) general manager Molatelo Malehopo has again denied any knowledge of gender verification tests conducted on Caster Semenya in Pretoria last month.
South Africa's airports are gearing up to receive an estimated half-a-million visitors for the 2010 FIFA World Cup with improved facilities through a $35-million IT programme.