|Number of teams||16|
|Current champions||Mamelodi Sundowns (4th title)|
|Most successful club(s)||Kaizer Chiefs (13 titles)|
|Motto||ziwa mo (it's happening)|
|2019 Telkom Knockout|
The Telkom Knockout is a South African professional football knockout competition which comprises the 16 teams in the South African Premier Soccer League.
The competition was established in 1982 and was first known as the Datsun Challenge. Under the new NSL regime in 1984, it became known as the JPS Knockout Cup. It used this name until 1992 when it became known as the Coca-Cola Cup. It was sponsored by the drinks manufacturer until 1996, when it was replaced by the Rothmans Cup which was changed back to the Coca-Cola Cup in 2001 due to the new rules regarding tobacco sponsorship in sport. Telkom became the new sponsors in 2006.
In all matches there has to be a winner on the day, this will be decided if there is a winner after full-time (90 minutes). If teams are tied at full-time then extra time will be played, penalties will decide the winner if the scores are still even (there is no golden goal rule).
The winner receives R4 million.
|1983||Kaizer Chiefs||2–1||Wits University|
|John Player Special (JPS) Knockout Cup|
|1984||Kaizer Chiefs (2)||Durban Bush Bucks|
|1985||Wits University||Kaizer Chiefs|
|1986||Kaizer Chiefs (3)||Moroka Swallows|
|1987||Durban Bush Bucks||Orlando Pirates|
|1988||Kaizer Chiefs (4)||Jomo Cosmos|
|1989||Kaizer Chiefs (5)||Moroka Swallows|
|1994||Qwa Qwa Stars||Hellenic|
|1995||Wits University (2)||Orlando Pirates|
|1996||Umtata Bush Bucks (2)||Qwa Qwa Stars|
|1997||Kaizer Chiefs (6)||Mamelodi Sundowns|
|1998||Kaizer Chiefs (7)||Mamelodi Sundowns|
|1999||Sundowns(2)||Free State Stars|
|2000||Ajax Cape Town||Orlando Pirates|
|2001||Kaizer Chiefs (8)||Jomo Cosmos|
|2002||Jomo Cosmos||Kaizer Chiefs|
|2003||Kaizer Chiefs (9)||Silver Stars|
|2004||Kaizer Chiefs (10)||1–0||SuperSport United F.C.|
|2005||Jomo Cosmos (2)||SuperSport United F.C.|
|Telkom Knockout Cup|
|2006||Silver Stars||Ajax Cape Town|
|2007||Kaizer Chiefs (11)||0(3)–(2)0||Mamelodi Sundowns|
|2008||Ajax Cape Town (2)||2–1||Orlando Pirates|
|2009||Kaizer Chiefs (12)||2–1||Ajax Cape Town|
|2010||Kaizer Chiefs (13)||3–0||Orlando Pirates|
|2011||Orlando Pirates||3–1||Bidvest Wits|
|2012||Bloemfontein Celtic||1–0||Mamelodi Sundowns|
|2013||Platinum Stars (2)||2–1||Orlando Pirates|
|2014||SuperSport United F.C.||3–2||Platinum Stars|
|2015||Mamelodi Sundowns (3)||3–1||Kaizer Chiefs|
|2016||Cape Town City||2–1||SuperSport United F.C.|
|2017||Bidvest Wits (3)||1–0||Bloemfontein Celtic|
|2019||Mamelodi Sundowns (4)||2–1||Maritzburg United|
|Club||Wins||First final won||Most recent final won||Runners-up||Most recent final lost||Total final appearances|
|Bidvest Wits (previously Wits University)||3||1985||2017||2||2011||5|
|Ajax Cape Town||2||2000||2008||2||2009||4|
|Platinum Stars (previously Silver Stars)||2||2006||2013||2||2014||4|
|Umtata Bush Bucks||2||1993||1996||0||–||2|
|Durban Bush Bucks||1||1987||1987||1||–||2|
|Cape Town City||1||2016||2016||0||–||1|
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