Richards Bay secured their spot in the DStv Premiership for next season, following their 0-0 draw against Cape Town Spurs at the King Zwelithini Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
All eyes were on the final day of the GladAfrica Championship, as the race for automatic promotion went down to the wire.
The Natal Rich Boyz needed a point in their game against the Mother City outfit to earn their place in South Africa’s top flight, as supporters came out in their numbers to witness their promotion.
Elsewhere, the University of Pretoria ended their league campaign in second spot following their 0-0 stalemate against Hungry Lions. The result means that Tuks will have to battle it out in the promotion play-offs in the hope of playing in the DStv Premiership next season.
Richards Bay’s automatic promotion to the PSL means they join AmaZulu, Golden Arrows, Royal AM and Maritzburg United next season in the top table of SA football.