Bakkies Botha runs with the ball.

We have selected five sports doccies you just can’t afford to miss on Showmax.

DStv Premium customers can now enjoy a wide range of variety shows on Showmax. All you have to do is sign up and watch online or download your favourite show and watch at your convenience.

We have selected five sports doccies you just can’t afford to miss on Showmax.

Neymar: The Documentary

If you are a fan of current PSG’s striker Neymar, then you will not want to miss  Neymar: The Documentary.

Neymar Jr

Rush

Director Ron Howard brings to the screen the 2013 biographic sports action drama which highlights the fierce rivalry between James Hunt (Chris Hemsworth) and Niki Lauda (Daniel Brühl). In the 1976 Formula 1 season their competitiveness was at its peak when tragedy struck. Catch Rush on Showmax.

Thierry Henry

Also, currently available on Showmax is sports doccie  Thierry Henry which highlights the career of former Arsenal, New York Red Bulls and French striker Thierry Henry.

Thierry Henry

Playing the Enemy: The Story of Invictus

The South African national rugby team beat all odds to win the 1995 Rugby World Cup. Playing the Enemy: The Story of Invictus goes behind the scenes of the Springboks' road to greatness.

Francois Pienaar with President Nelson Mandela.

Bakkies Botha: The Enforcer

In his illustrious rugby career, Bakkies Botha helped the Springboks win the 2007 Rugby World Cup and the Tri-Nations in 2004 and 2009. Botha played an integral part in the Bulls' Super Rugby dominance during the 2007, 2009 and 2010 seasons. Bakkies Botha: The Enforcer pays tribute to South Africa’s greatest lock.

Bakkie Botha

DStv Premium customers are spoilt for choice in these gripping sports doccies available on Showmax.