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    GLEN SALMON ON MDC SEASON

    The Bidvest Wits MultiChoice Diski Challenge coach Glen Salmon answered a few questions about how the 2018/19 MDC season transpired. What were your main objectives for the 2018/19 MDC season? Well as always our goal is with the young group to push to finish as high as possible as we have had a decent MDC run, […]

  • 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 […]

  • Thuso Phala of Supersport United challenges Sifiso Hlanti of Bidvest Wits  during the Absa Premiership match between Bidvest Wits and Supersport United on the 18 August 2018 at Bidvest Stadium / Pic Sydney Mahlangu/BackpagePix

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    CLEVER BOYS GEARED UP FOR SSU CLASH

    Bidvest Wits travel to Nelspruit to take on SuperSport United at the. Mbombela Stadium without the services of captain Thulani Hlatshwayo and Deon Hotto, both of whom are serving suspensions for an accumulation of yellow cards. Hlatshwayo and Hotto both received yellow cards in our 3-1 midweek win over Black Leopards, forcing Gavin Hunt to […]

  • 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 […]

  • Tebogo Tlolane of Chippa United challenges Thabang Monare of Bidvest Witsduring the Absa Premiership match between Bidvest Wits and  Chippa United   on the 21 December 2018 at Bidvest Stadium  / Pic Sydney Mahlangu/BackpagePix

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    CLEVER BOYS VS CHILLI BOYS

    The last time Bidvest Wits and Chippa United met, an eight-goal thriller was the outcome, with the Chilli Boys claiming the victory after a penalty shootout. In Absa Premiership action, there will be no penalties to count on, but the goal-fest is sure to be replicated with so much at stake for both sides. The […]

  • 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 […]

  • Thulani Hlatshwayo of Bidvest Wits celebrates goal during the Absa Premiership 2018/19 match between Polokwane City and Bidvest Wits at Old Peter Mokaba Stadium, Polokwane on 20 January 2019 ©Samuel Shivambu/BackpagePix

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    CAPTAIN BOOST AHEAD OF PIRATES CLASH

    A mouth-watering clash between Bidvest Wits and Orlando Pirates is going down at the Bidvest Stadium this Saturday, 6 April at 15:00.  The Clever Boys have been boosted by the return of a few players ahead of the clash, giving a big boost to head coach Gavin Hunt.  Thulani Hlatshwayo returns after serving a two-match […]

  • Sinethemba Jantjie of Free State Stars challenged by Richard Kissi Boateng of Supersport United during the Absa Premiership 2017/18 match between Supersport United and Free State Stars at Lucas Moripe Stadium, Atteridgeville on 25 April 2018 ©Muzi Ntombela/BackpagePix

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    CONDOLENCES TO THE FRIENDS, FAMILY & FREE STATE STARS

    It is with great sadness that Bidvest Wits has learnt of the passing of Sinethemba Jantjie, who was involved in a car accident during the early hours of Monday morning. After signing a pre-contract with Bidvest Wits in January, Jantjie was due to start his journey with the Clever Boys from 1 July 2019. The […]

  • 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 […]

  • Deon Hotto of Bidvest Wits and Marks Munyai of Black Leopards 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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    FUTURE CHAMPS, NEDBANK CUP, MDC SHIELD

    It’s an eventful week for Bidvest Wits, with the 2019 Future Champions tournament already underway, The Nedbank Cup Quarterfinals on Saturday as well as the start of the MultiChoice Diski Shield. Future Champs: Our U17 boys got off to a flying start with a 3-1 win over Russian giants Spartak Moscow. Our second match saw […]