Sporting fans were treated to some incredible action this past weekend, and we’ve rounded up 5 of the best standout moments that will surely be talking-points around the water-cooler this week.
Check them out below:
Marnitz Boshoff misses crucial final kick in Currie Cup final – the Golden Lions had the opportunity to level the score in the dying moments of Saturday’s Currie Cup final against Western Province, but Lions flyhalf Marnitz Boshoff was unable to convert the kick. It provided a intense drama to the climactic encounter.
Murray outlasts Robredo – Andy Murray won the Valencia Open after saving five match points to beat Spain’s Tommy Robredo in a marathon match.
Ronaldo’s penalty against Barcelona – Cristiano Ronaldo was entrusted with the spot kick and he did not disappoint, scoring his 16th goal of the season to make it 1-1. Real Madrid went on to win 3-1.
Kiwis end four-year drought against Kangaroos – New Zealand finally defeated Australia in the Four Nations rugby league competition after not being able to beat their the Kangaroos for over four years.
Chelsea denied by RvP – Robin van Persie scored a dramatic stoppage time equaliser to earn Manchester United a deserved 1-1 draw at home.
What was your favourite moment from the weekened? Let us know in the comments section below.