Nathan Gogela

Nathan Gogela

Sports Writer

6 Articles

Favourite Rugby Team

Stormers

Favourite Cricket Ground

Newlands, South Africa

Favourite Rugby Team

South Africa or Springboks

Favourite Sporting Memory

South Africa winning the Rugby World Cup in France

Favourite Cricket Player

Jacques Kallis

Favourite Sports Movie

Any Given Sunday

Nathan has over a decade of knowledge and experience, both as a former professional sportsperson and journalist. Nathan, a former radio sports presenter and producer is an award-winning community radio sports producer/presenter.

Latest Articles by Nathan Gogela

Heinrich Klaasen of South Africa poses for a portrait prior to the ICC Men's T20 Cricket World Cup West Indies & USA 2024

Cricket

New York “Drop In” pitch deemed tricky but batters need to suck it up: Heinrich Klaasen

Heinrich Klaasen urges batters to adapt and play smart cricket, despite growing safety concerns highlighted by former England coach Andy Flower.

Nathan Gogela

2024-06-07

Chris Smith

Rugby

Chris Smith Reflects on 50 Games Milestone and Bulls' United Rugby Championship Quarterfinal Prospects

Chris Smith, flyhalf for the Vodacom Blue Bulls, recently celebrated his 50th game in European rugby competitions. In this interview, he shares his thoughts on the Bulls' journey in the United Rugby Championship and their upcoming quarterfinal against Benetton.

Nathan Gogela

2024-06-07

John Barclay

Rugby

Experts Ferris and Barclay Preview URC Quarterfinals: Munster, Bulls, Leinster, and Glasgow Tipped for Victory

Experts Stephen Ferris and John Barclay preview the URC quarterfinals, predicting wins for Munster, Bulls, Leinster, and Glasgow. They analyze team strengths, key match factors, and potential upsets in this detailed overview of the upcoming fixtures.

Nathan Gogela

2024-06-07

Rugby professional Chris Cloete

Rugby

Exclusive: Chris Cloete's Retirement Secrets and His Bold Claims on South African Rugby's Dominance

The Rugby professional recounts his rich career after retiring at Bath Rugby. The now-retired player comments on his time spent in South Africa and reflects on the sport by comparing regions.

Nathan Gogela

2024-06-03

Aiden Markram and Rob Walter

Cricket

Exclusive: Aiden Markram and Rob Walter Preview the Proteas’ T20I World Cup Campaign

Exclusive insights from Aiden Markram and Rob Walter on the Proteas’ T20I World Cup preparations after a challenging series loss to the West Indies. Discover their thoughts on team readiness, player availability, and the unique pitch conditions in the USA and West Indies.

Nathan Gogela

2024-05-31

Durham batsman David Bedingham in batting action during day one of the LV

Cricket

Exclusive: The overdue rise of Proteas Test Player David Bedingham

Explore the remarkable journey of David Bedingham, the Proteas Test Player, as he reflects on his path from early setbacks to professional cricket, including a life-altering car accident.

Nathan Gogela

2024-05-15

Nathan Gogela

He has worked as a freelancer with Madibaz Radio, Pitchvision in conjunction with Supersport as a rugby and cricket commentator in schools and professional formats. He has covered Super Rugby, United Rugby Championship, European professional Club Rugby competitions, Premier Soccer League, SA 20, Currie Cup, South African Schoolboy Rugby, Currie Cup, Rugby World Cup and many other major competitions in rugby and cricket.

Nathan, holds qualifications in Law, Business – Specialising in Finance and Human Movement Sciences degree – Specialising in Sports Management, Recreation and Coaching.

As a sports fan, Nathan likes to listen to press conferences of relevant sports stories across the globe. Through the love of sports, he has managed to attain valuable attributes to enhance his craft in the industry such as video editing, sports marketing, sports content creating and many others.

Nathan continues to provide factual and relevant information to the sports public.