Aphiwe Dyantyi is this weeks Sports Star of the Week as voted for by fans from across Africa beating the likes of Chloe Tryon, Sabnim Ismail and Simphiwe Dludlu.

Aphiwe Dyantyi was named Man Of The Match in his Super Rugby debut for the Golden Lions versus Sharks on Saturday. Also scored the Try of The Week.


Congratulations Aphiwe Dyantyi for a well deserved award. The Grit Sports star of the week award is awarded based on a vote that occurs every Tuesday by Grit Sports readers, look out for next weeks star of the week poll and have your say by voting.

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Previous winners:
Week 2 – Kagiso Rabada
Week 3 – Nicholas Dlamini
Week 4 – Phumza Maweni
Week 5 – Percy Tau
Week 6 – Laura Wolvaardt