IN THE QUICKIES
Football: Sundowns opened up the defence of their PSL title with a one-all draw against Maritzburg Utd, Chiefs beat Free State Stars 1-0 and Pirates lost 2-1 to Swallows.
Boxing: SA’s Ryno Liebenberg scored a unanimous points decision over Russia’s Denis Grachev to win the WBC Silver Light Heavyweight title.
Canoeing: Bridgitte Hartley finished third in the final of the women’s 500m K1 at the ICF World Champs in Moscow, replicating her bronze medal performance at the London Olympic Games.
Tennis: Kevin Anderson got to the quarter-finals of the Rogers Cup in Toronto before losing a tough 3-setter against Grigor Dimitrov 5-7, 7-5, 7-6.