With this year’s sporting action coming to a close Perdeby put together a guide of sport for fans to watch during the holiday. If this doesn’t quench your thirst for sport, nothing will.
Cricket After their disappointing early exit in the T20 World Cup, the Proteas will be looking to redeem themselves when they play New Zealand in a T20 international friendly when New Zealand tours South Africa. 21 December: South Africa vs New Zealand, Sahara Stadium Kingsmead, 18:00 23 December: South Africa vs New Zealand, Buffalo Park, 18:00 26 December: South Africa vs New Zealand, Axxess St George’s Park, 14:30 Meanwhile, domestic action heats up in the Sunfoil Series 20 December: Nashua Mobile Cape Cobras vs Nashua Titans, Sahara Park Newlands, 10:00 Chevrolet Knights vs Sunfoil Dolphins, Chevrolet Park, 10:00 Bizhub Highveld Lions vs Chevrolet Warriors, Bidvest Wanderers Stadium, 10:00 27 December Sunfoil Dolphins vs Nashua Titans, Sahara Stadium, Kingsmead, 09:30 Bizhub Highveld Lions vs Chevrolet Knights, Senwes Park, 10:00 Chevrolet Warriors vs Nashua Mobile Cape Cobras, Buffalo Park, 10:00
Football Kaizer Chiefs will be looking to maintain their lead on top of the Premier Soccer League (PSL) table. The exhilarating football action continues until the season breaks on 19 December 2012, ahead of the 2013 Orange Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). 18 December: Kaizer Chiefs vs AmaZulu, Soccer City Complex,19:30 Maritzburg United v University of Pretoria, Harry Gwala Stadium, 19:30 19 December: Chippa United vs Mamelodi Sundowns, Athlone Stadium, 19:30 Bidvest Wits vs Free State Stars, Bidvest Stadium, 19:30 Moroka Swallows vs Platinum Stars, Volkswagen Dobsonville Stadium, 19:30 Bloemfontein Celtic vs Black Leopards, Free State Stadium, 19:30 Golden Arrows vs Orlando Pirates, Moses Mabhida Stadium, 19:30 SuperSport United vs Ajax Cape Town, Peter Mokaba Stadium, 19:30
Rugby The South African Sevens team will hope to be on form during the South African leg of the IRB Sevens Series which will be held in Port Elizabeth at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium from 8-9 December.