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Top 3 must-watch weekend sporting events

2018-07-27 15:28

Cape Town - It's the weekend!

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

1. Tour de France

It's the final stages of this year's Tour de France.

Yellow jersey holder Geraint Thomas of Team Sky is on the verge of becoming Wales' first Tour champion.

However, Dutchman Tom Dumoulin and Sky team-mate Chris Froome are not far away... Can Thomas hold on?

Watch all the action from 11:50 SA time.

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Geraint Thomas

2. Sri Lanka v Proteas - 1st ODI

After a humiliating Test series whitewash, skipper Faf du Plessis and the Proteas are preparing for the five-match ODI series, with the Cricket World Cup less than a year away.

Can this young Proteas team bounce back in Colombo?

Sunday's first ODI gets under way at 06:30 SA time.

Click here for the latest Proteas news

3. Super Rugby semi-finals

We've reached the semi-final stage of this year's Super Rugby and there are two mouth-watering fixtures to keep you entertained on Saturday.

We travel to Christchurch, where the defending champion Crusaders take on the Hurricanes in an epic Kiwi-derby (09:35 SA time).

Then we're in Johannesburg, as the Lions host the Waratahs at Ellis Park (15:05).

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

Click here for all your latest Super Rugby news

Notable mentions include the Senior Open Championship, West Indies v Bangladesh 3rd ODI (Saturday, 15:30 SA time) and the Hungarian Grand Prix (Sunday, 15:10 SA time).

Images: AP/Gallo

 

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