Super Rugby, the Singapore Sevens, amazing football, and some top-notch golf action made for an incredibly entertaining weekend of sport. But with so many great moments, we decided to rank out top 7; so without further ado, here are our picks of the best sporting moments from the past weekend:
Kenya wins first-ever Cup title
Nelson Oyoo sends Kenya into raptures after scoring this try in the second half of the Cup final in Singapore as his side walked away with a first-ever Cup title.
Messi’s 500th goal
Having reached 50 international goals last month, Lionel Messi made it 500 in senior football on Sunday as he found the net in Barcelona’s 2-1 home loss to Valencia.
Jantjies’ “nail-in-the-coffin” dropgoal
Lions flyhalf Elton Jantjies was deservedly dubbed the Man of the Match following a masterful performance against the Stormers to lead his team to a 29-22 win at Ellis Park.
Christian Wade’s double hat-trick
On his 100th appearance for Wasps, Christian Wade put in what may be his finest performance for the club as he scored a record-equalling 6 tries in one match,
Israel Dagg’s return
Round 8 of Super Rugby saw the return of All Black star Israel Dagg to the Crusaders line-up following a long injury period, and the elusive fullback didn’t disappoint, scoring two brilliant tries against the Jaguares.
Grace bags his first PGA win
South African Branden Grace delivered a final-round master class to clinch a long expected first victory on the PGA Tour by two shots at the RBC Heritage in South Carolina on Sunday.
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