Downs add to Chiefs' Diski woes

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Kaizer Chiefs 0-2 Mamelodi Sundowns

Mamelodi Sundowns top spot in the DStv Diski Challenge standings with a fifth win in a row after beating Kaizer Chiefs 2-0 on Sunday afternoon at Royal Bafokeng Stadium.

Thato Matli gave the Brazilians the lead in the 16th minute with a free-kick on the edge of the box and Mpumelelo Nkomo doubled their lead ten minutes from the half-time break with a strike from a rebound after he was denied twice by shot-stopper Bontle Molefe.

Orlando Pirates 3-0 Maritzburg United

Orlando Pirates remained one point behind leaders Mamelodi Sundowns after thrashing Maritzburg United 3-0 on Saturday afternoon at Royal Bafokeng Stadium.

Mohau Nkota broke the deadlock for Pirates in the 36th minute and setup Boitumelo Radiopane, who doubled their lead just a minute later.

Nkota put the game to bed for the Buccaneers 12 minutes before time and snatched his brace with a strike from the rebound.

Stellenbosch 3-1 Cape Town City

Stellenbosch remained in second place on the log after drubbing Cape Town City 3-1 in the Western Cape derby on Sunday afternoon at Idas Valley Sports Ground.

Johnson gave Stellies an early lead and the Citizens only found the equaliser two minutes before time.

However, they could not hold on, as Mervin Boji and Solly Khunyedi scored two quick goals in stoppage time to seal victory for Stellenbosch.

SuperSport United 3-0 Chippa United

SuperSport United moved up to fourth on the table after thrashing Chippa United 3-0 on Saturday morning at Lucas Moripe Stadium.

After a goalless first stanza, Selaelo Rasebotja broke the deadlock for Matsatsantsa two minutes inside the second stanza, Ryan Manning made it 2-0 in the 66th minute and Sbusiso Maziko sealed the deal in the last quarter of an hour.

Baroka 2-1 TS Galaxy

The Limpopo side opened their Baroka FC village on a winning note after beating TS Galaxy 2-1 on Sunday morning.

Ndumiso Xulu got an early opener for the Rockets but Bakgaga skipper Bobethe levelled matters on the half-hour mark from the penalty spot and Nkhoana snatched the winner late in the game.

Sekhukhune United 0-3 Royal AM

Royal AM ended their four-game losing streak after hammering Sekhukhune United 3-0 on Saturday morning at Royal Bafokeng Stadium.

Lihle Ntinga broke the deadlock for Royal just before the half-time break, Nkululeko Gasa doubled their lead early in the second stanza and Ayabulela Maxwell put the game to bed 11 minutes before time.

Swallows 2-2 Marumo Gallants

Swallows were denied their second win after they were held by Marumo Gallants in a 2-2 draw on Sunday morning at Royal Bafokeng Stadium.

Mnqobi Mkhize broke the deadlock for the Birds on the stroke of half-time and Gallants had a chance to equalise with a penalty just before the hour-Mark but Sibusiso Nkosi's spot-kick was saved by goalkeeper Thulane Mngomezulu.

Ntiyiso Bombi eventually levelled matters for Bahlabane Ba Ntwa 20 minutes before time and gave them the lead eight minutes later, netting brace but Tiniko Sithole snatched the equaliser for Swallows nine minutes before time.

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