Ledecky on course for fifth worlds gold

2017-07-28 14:46

Freestyle queen Katie Ledecky has cruised towards her fifth gold at the world championships as the fastest into the women's 800m final in Budapest.


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SuperSport secures rights to Mayweather v McGregor blockbuster

2017-07-28 11:57

Floyd Mayweather versus Conor McGregor - the richest, most-hyped and over-the-top boxing fight in history - will be broadcast live on SuperSport.

FINA World Championships

Ledecky wins fourth gold

2017-07-27 20:09

Katie Ledecky led the USA to the women's 4x200m freestyle title at the world championships with a powerful anchor leg to win gold.

FINA World Championships

American Dressel wins men's 100m freestyle

2017-07-27 18:52

Caeleb Dressel won the men's 100m freestyle final at the world championships to bag his third title in Budapest.

International Cycling

Froome eyes historic double in 'vicious' Vuelta

2017-07-27 15:33

Chris Froome has set his sights on an historic double as the Tour de France champion confirmed he will race in the 'vicious' Vuelta a Espana.

Lifesaving SA

Lifesaving SA gifted 200 rescue boards

2017-07-27 13:06

Lifesaving South Africa has been gifted 200 rescue boards - with a value of R2 million - to distribute to each of its clubs.

International Cycling

Froome to race at Vuelta a Espana

2017-07-27 11:46

Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome has confirmed his participation in this year's Vuelta a Espana, Team Sky has said.

Lifesaving SA

Princess Charlene of Monaco announced as patron of Lifesaving SA

2017-07-27 10:29

Lifesaving South Africa President Dylan Tommy confirmed the appointment of Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco as patron of Lifesaving South Africa.

FINA World Championships

Kalisz driven to gold by Phelps, Lochte legacy

2017-07-28 08:33

Chase Kalisz says the pressure to continue the legacy of American greats Michael Phelps and Ryan Lochte pushed him to gold at the world championships.

FINA World Championships

Belmonte adds 200m fly world title to Olympic gold

2017-07-27 20:18

Spain's Mireia Belmonte won the women's 200m butterfly title at the world championships to add to her Olympic gold medal.

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2017-07-27 19:01

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FINA World Championships

Ryk Neethling backs Chad le Clos to land butterfly double

2017-07-27 12:06

Ryk Neethling has backed Chad le Clos to do the 100m / 200m butterfly double at the FINA World Championship in Budapest.

FINA World Championships

Tired Sun flops as Detti wins world gold

2017-07-27 08:15

Chinese superstar Sun Yang flopped to a disappointing fifth place in the men's 800m freestyle final at the world championships.

South African Cycling

Ride arranged in memory of Greg Anderson

2017-07-27 10:15

A ride in memory of well-known South African mountain biker Greg Anderson who was killed in a hit and run while training in Mpumalanga, has been arranged.

South African Athletics

Comical scenes as ASA add to World Champs squad

2017-07-28 10:16

Athletics South Africa has revised its team list of athletes increasing the total number to 29 members to compete at the IAAF World Championships in London.

FINA World Championships

Ledecky wins 13th gold as USA rule world pool

2017-07-28 08:06

Katie Ledecky claimed her 13th career world championship gold medal on Thursday as the USA ruled the pool in Budapest with a hat-trick of victories.

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Horse wins 'wrong race' at 50-1

2017-07-27 21:15

An investigation was launched at an English racecourse into how a horse was able to enter, and then win, the wrong race.

FINA World Championships

Medeiros wins 50m backstroke gold on wall

2017-07-27 20:46

Brazil's Etiene Medeiros won the women's 50m backstroke gold at the world championships in a desperately tight final.

FINA World Championships

Van der Burgh: Bronze as good as gold!

2017-07-27 14:05

Cameron van der Burgh said the 50m breaststroke bronze medal he won at the FINA World Championship is just as good as if it were gold.

FINA World Championships

Campbell braced for 'fist-fight' in worlds semis

2017-07-27 11:57

Defending champion Bronte Campbell is braced for a "fist-fight" in the 100m freestyle semi-finals after a flurry of fast times from top names in the heats.

Other Sport

Fury appears to have retired again

2017-07-27 11:40

Britain's former world heavyweight champion Tyson Fury appears to have hung up his gloves again in a post on Instagram.


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