Category Archives: Sport

Marnitz Boshoff is ‘n yster

Marnitz Boshoff Lions fly-half Marnitz Boshoff was his team's hero on Saturday 22 February 2014 with a personal haul of 29 points. His three drop-goals sees him join a special group of only three other Super Rugby players who have achieved this feat in Super Rugby … Continue Reading ››

Jan Ellis had a pudding named after him

Springbok legend Jan Ellis Jan Ellis pudding is basically a baked sponge pudding that's covered in a creamy syrup. Jan Ellis was the most capped Springbok rugby player (he played flank) when he retired, with thirty-eight caps to his name. Huisgenoot phoned Jan's wife Hyla in Bronkhorstspruit … Continue Reading ››

The (only) South African Formula 1 World Champion

Jody Scheckter, 1979 Formula 1 Grand Prix World Champion, South Africa
Jody Scheckter - 1979 Formula 1 Grand Prix champion
The only South African racing driver ever to be Formula 1 World Champion, was Jody Scheckter in 1979. Other legends on the grid with Jody … Continue Reading ››