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  • Sfiso Hlanti of Bidvest Wits and Nduduzo Sibiya of Golden Arrows during the Absa Premiership 2018/19 game between Golden Arrows and Bidvest Wits at Sugar Ray Xulu Stadium in Durban on 11 May 2019 © Howard Cleland/BackpagePix

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    CLEVER BOYS END SEASON ON A HIGH

    Bidvest Wits finished the Absa Premiership season third on the table with a 1-0 victory over Golden Arrows at Princess Magogo Stadium. Darren Keet started in goal in the absence of the suspended Ricardo Goss, while Granwald Scott and Gabadinho Mhango also. Made their return to the starting lineup. The Clever Boys started on the […]

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    WITS HELD TO DRAW WITH LEGITIMATE GOAL DISALLOWED

    Drama ensued at the Mbombela Stadium as Bidvest Wits’ Absa Premiership title hopes were dashed following their 1-1 draw with SuperSport United. Thabang Monare and Gabadinho Mhango kept Ronwen Williams busy in the first half a series of attempts on target, but it was. S’fiso Hlanti who found the break-through as he played in Mhango […]

  • Deon Hotto challenged by Lehlohonolo Masalesa and Marks Munyai of Black Leopards of Bidvest Wits  during the Absa Premiership 2018/19 match between Bidvest Wits and Black Leopards at the Bidvest Stadium, Johannesburg on the 24 April 2019 ©Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix

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    CLEVER BOYS OUTDO LEOPARDS AT HOME

    Bidvest Wits secured a vital win at home in the Absa Premiership by defeating Black Leopards 3-1 at the Bidvest Stadium. Gift Motupa and Simon Murray were brought into the starting lineup by Gavin Hunt for this encounter after the duo missed the last clash away to Chippa United. Leopards found an opportunity to go […]

  • Zitha Macheke of Chippa United challenges Deon Hotto of Bidvest Wits during the 2019 Nedbank Cup Quarter Final match between Bidvest Wits and Chippa United on the 30 March 2019 at  Bidvest Stadium Pic Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix

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    CLEVER BOYS OVERCOME CHILLI BOYS

    Bidvest Wits kept their Absa Premiership title hopes alive after with a vital 1-0 win over relegation-threatened Chippa United at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium. The Clever Boys showed a lot of attacking intent from the word go and they almost opened the scoring early on through captain Thulani Hlatshwayo, who’s header was parried onto […]

  • Vuyo Mere of Bidvest Wits shields Innocent Maela of Orlando Pirates away from the ball during the Absa Premiership 2018/19 game between Bidvest Wits and Orlando Pirates at Bidvest Stadium in Polokwane the on 06 April 2019 ©BackpagePix

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    WITS EDGED BY PIRATES IN 92ND MINUTE

    Bidvest Wits’ massive effort to regain the driving seat in the Absa Premiership was undone in the 92ndminute as Orlando Pirates performed a smash-and-grab.   The Clever Boys were the most threatening side in the first half, with Keegan Richie and Gift Motupa coming close to opening the scoring on a number of occasions, while Terrence […]

  • Tercious Malepe of Chippa United challenged by Buhle Mkhwanazi of Bidvest Wits  during the 2019 Nedbank Cup Quarter Final match between Bidvest Wits and Chippa United on the 30 March 2019 at  Bidvest Stadium Pic Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix

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    WITS BOW OUT OF NBC AFTER 8-GOAL THRILLER

    Bidvest Wits were knocked out of the 2019 Nedbank Cup in the quarterfinals at the hands of Chippa United, but not before putting up a big fight in an eight-goal thriller at the Bidvest Stadium. Andile Mbenyane grabbed the lead for the Chilli Boys in the third minute with a flicked header at the near […]

  • Ndumiso Mabena of Bloemfontein Celtic challenges Thabang Monare of Bidvest Wits    during the Absa Premiership match between Bidvest Wits and Bloemfontein Celtic on the 10 November 2018 at Bidvest Stadium  / Pic Sydney Mahlangu/BackpagePix

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    CLEVER BOYS RALLY FROM BEHIND TO SECURE WIN

    Bidvest Wits got their Absa Premiership title charge back on track after rallying from behind to defeat Bloemfontein Celtic in a six-goal thriller at the Dr Molemela Stadium. Wits were without the services of Thulani Hlatshwayo, Robyn Johannes and Fagrie Lakay for the encounter, but saw the likes of Vuyo Mere, Buhle Mkhwanazi and Simon […]

  • Jabulani Ncobeni of AmaZulu challenged by Thulani Hlatshwayo of Bidvest Wits during the Absa Premiership 2018/19 match between Bidvest Wits and AmaZulu at Bidvest Stadium, Johannesburg on 29 August 2018 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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    HLATSHWAYO SENT OFF IN USUTHU DEFEAT

    It was a game of two halves as Bidvest Wits lost 2-0 to AmaZulu at the King Zwelithini Stadium on Saturday evening with thunder showers throughout the 90 minutes. Although the Clever Boys started well, Darren Keet was called into action early on making one-on-one save to deny Bonbikosi Ntuli from opening the scoring. A […]

  • Thulani Hlatshwayo of Bidvest Wits celebrates goal with teammates during the Absa Premiership 2018/19 match between Bidvest Wits and Cape Town City at Bidvest Stadium, Johannesburg on 02 March 2019 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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    CLEVER BOYS STUMBLE AT HOME TO CITY

    Bidvest Wits had the opportunity to retain top spot on the Absa Premiership log but were unable to capitalize on a 2-goal lead in the first half as Cape Town City managed to come from behind to win 3-2. Buhlebuyeza Mkhwanazi, Elias Pelembe and Lehlohonolo Majoro made their way back into the starting lineup for […]

  • Gift Motupa of Bidvest Wits scores past Denis Onyango of Sundowns during the Absa Premiership 2018/19 football match between Bidvest Wits and Mamelodi Sundowns at Bidvest Stadium, Johannesburg  on 23 February 2019 ©Gavin Barker/BackpagePix

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    MOTUPA STRIKES AGAIN AS WITS & DOWNS DRAW

    Bidvest Wits came within touching distance of beating title. Rivals Mamelodi Sundowns in a top-of-the-table clash at the Bidvest Stadium – However, Masandawana managed to hold out for a draw to share the spoils. Former Wits attacking threat Phakamani Mahlambi scored from close range to put Sundowns ahead as early as the 7thminute. Gift Motupa […]

  • Bidvest Wits players celebrating during the 2019 Nedbank Cup Last 16 match between Black Leopards and Bidvest Wits at Thohoyandou Stadium, Limpopo on 18 February 2019 ©Kabelo Leputu/BackpagePix

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    CLEVER BOYS PROGRESS TO THE NEDBANK CUP QF

    Bidvest Wits booked their place in the 2019 Nedbank Cup quarterfinals with a win away to Black Leopards, concluding the round of 16 in dramatic fashion. The Clever Boys were put under pressure early on by the home side, but with resolute defending and hard-work from the front men, Wits managed to take control of […]

  • Marlon Heugh of Highlands Park saves shot from Gift Motupa during the Absa Premiership 2018/19 football match between Highlands Park and Bidvest Wits at Makhulong Stadium, Tembisa on 09 February 2019 ©Gavin Barker/BackpagePix

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    WITS STUMBLE AWAY TO HIGHLANDS PARK

    Bidvest Wits were unable to extend their lead at the top of the Absa Premiership log today, a 2-1 loss to Highlands Park at the Makhulong Stadium was the outcome of the match, where the Clever Boys created numerous chances and threw the kitchen sink at their opponents. Gavin Hunt’s men were quick to get […]