IN THE QUICKIES
Sports minister Fikile Mbalula announced that SA would bid to host the Commonwealth Games in 2022 despite the bid not yet having cabinet approval. Pirates beat Chiefs 6-5 on penalties to lift the Carling Black Label Cup. The Bulls have signed Cheetahs and Springbok hooker Adriaan Strauss. The Kyalami race track was bought at an auction for R205m by Porsche South Africa.