Bucs & Downs get first Diski wins

MultiChoice Diski Challenge

Orlando Pirates 1-0 Chippa United

Orlando Pirates got off the mark in the DStv Diski Challenge campaign after a late 1-0 win over Chippa United on Sunday morning at Rand Stadium.

After a goalless first stanza, Mohau Nkota eventually snatched the winner for the Buccaneers nine minutes before time.

Golden Arrows 3-1 Kaizer Chiefs

Kaizer Chiefs' perfect start came to a grinding halt after a heavy 3-1 defeat to Golden Arrows on Saturday morning at Princess Magogo Stadium.

Daniel Mjengu broke the deadlock for Arrows just before the half-hour mark and Chiefs managed to get the equaliser in the 65th minute.

However, Samkelo Mzolo restored the lead for Abafana Bes'thende 11 minutes before time and sealed their first win with the third goal and his second in stoppage time.

Mamelodi Sundowns 2-1 AmaZulu

Mamelodi Sundowns got their first victory and points of the season after a 2-1 win over AmaZulu on Saturday afternoon at Lucas Moripe Stadium.

The Brazilians bounced back from the opening defeat to SuperSport United in the Tshwane derby last weekend while Usuthu's search for the first victory of the season continued after playing to a 1-1 draw by AmaZulu in their opener in the KwaZulu-Natal derby.

Marumo Gallants 3-2 Swallows

Marumo Gallants maintained their 100 percent record after coming from two goals down to beat Swallows in a five-goal thriller on Sunday morning at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium.

The Birds raced to a two-goal lead in the first stanza courtesy of a brace by Tinyiko Sithole, however, Bahlabane Ba Ntwa rallied in the second stanza to score three goals and rescued their perfect start.

Other results:

Stellenbosch 2-3 Baroka
Sekhukhune United 1-0 SuperSport United
TS Galaxy 1-0 Cape Town City
Maritzburg United 1-1 Royal AM

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