Some tight encounters, brilliant individual performances, and dramatic moments made for an incredibly entertaining weekend of sport. But with so many great highlights, we decided to rank out top 7; so without further ado, here are our picks of the best sporting moments from the past weekend:
Senatla’s leap to the top
Seabelo Senatla scored a great try against Fiji to break the all-time try-scoring record for the Blitzboks.
Welbeck’s classy finish
Danny Welbeck scored a sensational goal for Manchester United against Southampton when Lucas Pérez fed him a brilliant ball through the defensive live.
Te Tamaki’s sublime footwork
New Zealand’s Isaac Te Tamaki used his insane stepping skills beat the USA’s Carlin Isles at the Wellington Sevens.
Willian’s flashy free-kick
Willian gave Chelsea a 1-0 on 14 minutes with a curling free-kick into the top corner after Lasse Vibe was penalised for blocking Pedro at the edge of the box.
— The Blues (@LondonIsBlue12) January 28, 2017
Baker’s brilliant run
Elusive USA speedster Perry Baker beat the French defence to score a magnificent try at the Wellington Sevens.
Fleming’s desperate chase
Scotland’s James Fleming makes a last-ditch try-saving tackle as his side beat England to make the Wellington Sevens semi-final.
Smith’s pinpoint shot
Watch as Mike Smith threads the needle from the opposite end of the ice during the Four Line NHL challenge.
What was your favourite sports moment from the weekend? Let us know by tweeting us @MenStuffZA!