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4 must-watch weekend sporting events

2018-05-25 17:13

Cape Town - It's the weekend!

But the sporting world never sleeps, so hang on tight and be sure to watch these FOUR events!

1. Monaco Grand Prix

Start your engines as this weekend we're in Monte Carlo!

Lewis Hamilton is the man everyone wants to beat this season. 

However, breathing down his neck is Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull drivers Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen.

It's going to be good!

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2. Indian Premier League final

The 11th edition of the Twenty20 extravaganza reaches its climax this weekend.

Two-time IPL champions Chennai Super Kings have already secured their place in the final.

The defending champions Sunrisers Hyderabad take on Jacques Kallis' Kolkata Knight Riders on Friday (15:30 SA time) to see who will meet the Super Kings on Sunday.

The final gets underway at 15:30 SA time.

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3. Super Rugby

Round 15 of the Super Rugby action gets under way on Saturday.

We first start off in Buenos Aires as the Jaguares take on the Sharks on Friday (21:40 SA time). 

On Saturday, the Chiefs host the Waratahs (09:35 SA time), the Reds battle the Highlanders (11:45 SA time).

Then we're in South Africa, where the Bulls host the Brumbies (15:05) and the the match of the weekend sees the Stormers host Lions at Newlands (17:15).

Who will reign supreme? Will we see any upsets? All these questions and more will be answered on Sport24...

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4. Champions League final

It's all come down to two of the biggest clubs in Europe for the ultimate title.

Real Madrid have the opportunity to clinch a third consecutive Champions League title, but a red-hot and determined Liverpool are looking to claim their first trophy since 2006.

Kick-off in Kiev on Saturday is at 20:45 SA time.

Click here to read the latest Champions League news

Notable mentions include the start of the French Open, IAAF Diamond League in Eugene (Saturday - 21:55 SA time), the England vs Barbarians game (Sunday - 16:00 SA time) and the European PGA Championship. 

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