Sport The Difference

My Opinion On All Things Sport.

Proteas Bark: ‘If You Can Do It, We Can Do It Too’

If there's something I love more in sport than complete dominance by a team that I support - I have been blessed with a heart that easily falls in love with such teams in football and rugby - it's bouncebackability,... Continue Reading →


Why The Faf Would You Bat First On a ‘Green Mamba’?

South African captain Faf du Plessis made the most bizarre decision yet in the three-match series on only the first day of the first match when, after winning the toss, he chose to bat first on a very bowler-friendly wicket.... Continue Reading →

Come on Mighty Pirates – Enough Foreplay Already!

By: Izzy Maloyi (@izzy_hugo on Twitter)   I write this as a displeased Orlando Pirates fan who has had enough of watching his team playing without hunger and passion. The once mighty Soweto giants have seemingly forfeited the glorious tittle,... Continue Reading →

Sundowns Win, Vila Gong Mirror Rubbish PSL

The quality of football in this season’s Premier Soccer League (PSL) is simply rubbish! I think you would either be blind or a lover of all things average to disagree. Take yesterday’s Absa Premiership match between my beloved Mamelodi Sundowns... Continue Reading →

Getting over the Blues – 3 Important Life Lessons we can all learn from Manchester City

By: Izzy Maloyi (@izzy_hugo on Twitter).   For a good number of years, the retired Sir Alex Ferguson and his Manchester United have been the more dominant force compared to their neighbours City, in the English Premier League (EPL). However,... Continue Reading →

Pieces of the Same Fabric Also Flock Together

May I be pardoned if it sounds like I’m blowing my own horn, but I wish to mention that I got a better understanding of the great quality of the proverbial cloth that I, as well as those I’m associated... Continue Reading →

Doing It For 15 Minutes Is Still ‘Parking The Bus’

Mamelodi Sundowns coach, Pitso Mosimane, is always ready to point out – with some pride – that his team is one of the very few in the Premier Soccer League (PSL) that “plays football”, whenever he indulges in the topic... Continue Reading →

Zungu Says Russia 2018 is Still Possible

Bafana Bafana's hopes of qualifying for a World Cup were dealt a huge blow when we lost twice against unlikely suspect, the Cape Verde, earlier this month in back-to-back qualifiers. What with football's world governing body, FIFA, ruling that our... Continue Reading →

Plenty of Great Sport in the Great Month of August

It is that time of year again where we, the luckiest people on Earth – those who have been blessed with the love for sports – revel in the sight of the increasing number of sporting events that will grace... Continue Reading →

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