Durban is home to the Natal Sharks who play out of the 56,000 capacity at Kingspark Stadium, sometimes referred to as the Shark Tank – currently it is known as the Growthpoint Kings Park for sponsorship reasons.
The City is home to two clubs in the Premier Soccer league, The Amazulus and The Golden Arrows. Most popular soccer matches are played at stunning Moses Mahbida Stadium.
Durban is also host to the Dolphins is the provincial cricket team. Cricket in Durban is played at Sahara Kingspark Stadium.
The city is also home to Greyville Racecourse, which annually hosts the country’s premier event, the Durban July, as well as the Gold Cup. Another well-equipped racecourse is located at Clairwood, just south of the city centre.
A professional tennis venue is located at Westridge Park near The Berea, and an Olympic-standard swimming pool is found in the Kings Park Sporting Precinct. In addition to these venues, Durban has facilities for games such as water polo, hockey and other sports, Durban beaches are a surfer’s paradise and hosts the Mr. Price Pro.
There are beautiful golf courses located around the city including The Durban Country Club and The Zimbali Country Club.