New UCI president vows to avoid another 'Armstrong affair'

2017-09-21 22:11

Frenchman David Lappartient said his main job after being elected the new president of the UCI was to maintain cycling's credibility.


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Parker won't underestimate Fury in title defence

2017-09-21 20:48

New Zealand's Joseph Parker insists he won't underestimate Hughie Fury in their world heavyweight title fight in Manchester.

South Africa

Earthquake jolt for SA para-athletes in Mexico

2017-09-21 13:17

Some of South Africa's para-athletes have been left in the lurch, as the Para Sport Festival has been postponed due to the devastating earthquake.

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Russia's new anti-doping chief vows to 'restore trust'

2017-09-20 22:39

The new chief of Russia's anti-doping agency Yury Ganus said it lost all credibility following the explosive 2015 report by Richard McLaren.

South African Cycling

2018 Cape Epic route to showcase Cape wonders

2017-09-19 15:36

The 2018 Absa Cape Epic route has been created to be balanced and bold from showcasing Table Mountain to the Val de Vie Estate.


Hungarian ace Boros set for Fish debut

2017-09-19 13:06

Hungarian paddling star Adrián Boros has added his name to the growing list of top paddlers that have entered the Fish River Canoe Marathon.

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Tyson Fury urges UK Anti-Doping to reach a decision

2017-09-18 22:57

Troubled former heavyweight world champion Tyson Fury challenged UK Anti-doping to hurry up and either ban him for taking an illegal substance or clear him.

South Africa

SA water polo gets new head coach

2017-09-18 13:43

Steve La Marque has been appointed as the national water polo head coach by Swimming South Africa.

South African Cycling

Davids achieves career first with Jock Tour title

2017-09-17 20:58

In-form Brendon Davids achieved a career first when he raced to victory in the three-day Bestmed Jock Tour.

South African Athletics

Entries officially closed for Comrades 2018

2017-09-21 17:20

With 21,500 entries received in just 21 days, the Comrades Marathon Association (CMA) has officially closed the 2018 Comrades Marathon entry process.

International Cycling

Bike change storm in a tea-cup for Dumoulin

2017-09-21 08:25

Tom Dumoulin sparked a storm when his promptings led to cycling bosses agreeing to let riders change bikes during the world championships time-trial.

International Cycling

Froome happy to end 'unforgettable' year

2017-09-20 22:33

Chris Froome may have missed out on the gold medal but the Briton was still delighted with bronze in Norway at the end of the best season of his career.

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'Raging Bull' boxer Jake LaMotta dies

2017-09-21 08:30

Jake LaMotta, the former middleweight boxing champion who was portrayed in the Martin Scorsese film "Raging Bull," has died.

International Cycling

Froome looks to cap year with world title

2017-09-19 14:29

Chris Froome has a chance to end his best ever season on yet another high when he tackles the hilly world time-trial championships course in Bergen.

South Africa

Second place at Trestles sees Smith stay tops

2017-09-19 12:15

South Africa's Jordy Smith has increased his lead at the top of the World Surf League Championship Tour rankings.

International Cycling

Around the world in 79 days: British cyclist smashes record

2017-09-18 20:35

A British cyclist has set a new world record by travelling around the globe in 79 days -- beating the fictional exploits of Phileas Fogg by a day.

International Cycling

Giro d'Italia unveils challenging Israel start

2017-09-18 16:35

Alberto Contador and Ivan Basso helped unveil plans for a challenging start to the 2018 Giro d'Italia in Israel.


Unique hat trick for MacLaren at Breede Marathon

2017-09-18 11:30

Stu Maclaren set an unusual record by winning the 50th anniversary edition of the Breede River Canoe Marathon.

South African Athletics

Negewu defends Cape Town Marathon title

2017-09-17 20:40

Asefa Mengstu Negewu came back to the marathon that launched him onto the international stage to defend his Sanlam Cape Town Marathon title.

Other Sport

Mayweather shells out for new LA home

2017-09-21 13:44

Floyd Mayweather appears to have used some of his winnings from his victory over Conor McGregor to splash out on a new home.

International Cycling

Frenchman David Lappartient new UCI president

2017-09-21 12:51

Frenchman David Lappartient will succeed Briton Brian Cookson as UCI president after winning a landslide election in Bergen.


C2 winners hard to predict for Canoe Slalom World Champs

2017-09-20 21:08

The men’s C2 is shaping to be the most difficult event to predict at next week’s 2017 ICF Canoe Slalom World Championships in Pau.

International Cycling

Rio redemption as Van Vleuten wins world title

2017-09-19 19:27

Veteran Dutch cyclist Annemiek van Vleuten put a Rio horror fall behind her when she won the world individual time-trial gold medal by a comfortable margin.

South African Athletics

Mountains of medals collected at Cape Town Marathon!

2017-09-19 14:05

What do you do with your race medals? Be honest: they’re often forgotten about, destined to remain in the bottom drawer of your cupboard, collecting dust.

South African Athletics

Scott returns home for Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN

2017-09-19 10:28

Multiple SA record holder, Dominique Scott-Efurd, will be returning home for the first time in 18 months to race in the inaugural Durban 10K CITYSURFRUN.


Ex-England star Ferdinand turns to boxing

2017-09-19 09:20

Former England star Rio Ferdinand has confirmed that he will step inside the ring and have a go at becoming a professional boxer.

South African Athletics

CMA congratulates 2017 Comrades champ on KZN awards

2017-09-18 16:10

The Comrades Marathon Association has congratulated its 2017 champion Bongmusa Mthembu who scooped two top awards this weekend.

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Alvarez-Golovkin II could be on the cards

2017-09-18 07:43

A somber Canelo Alvarez was left wondering what more he could have done to wrest the middleweight world titles away from Gennady Golovkin.

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Daily sports wrap: Calls for SA to play more 'attractive' Super Rugby

2017-09-21 17:57

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