Samaai impresses in Diamond League

2017-08-20 19:21

Ruswahl Samaai produced another impressive performance by taking second place in the Long Jump Men at the 12th leg of the IAAF Diamond League series.


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International Cycling

Lampaert wins second stage, takes Vuelta lead

2017-08-20 18:01

Belgian Yves Lampaert won the second stage of the Vuelta a Espana and took the overall lead of the race with a late attack on the 203.4km from Nimes to Gruissan.

Other Sport

What has the world of boxing come to?

2017-08-20 06:10

Who is this Conor McGregor guy? A boxer or a dancer? Why do we even bother? Does he honestly think he stands a chance against the great Floyd “Money” Mayweather?

South Africa

Fighters to square up for Women’s Month

2017-08-20 06:09

To mark Women’s Month, a women’s boxing tournament will be staged at the Ngoako Ramatlhodi Sport Complex in Seshego, Limpopo.

South African Athletics

SA trio gear up for Diamond League in Birmingham

2017-08-19 16:14

Three South African athletes will compete at the 12th of the 14 legs of this year's IAAF Diamond League series in Birmingham, England on Sunday.

International Athletics

Farah bids to give British fans memorable farewell

2017-08-19 07:13

British athletics great Mo Farah will hope his final track race on home turf on Sunday will have a happier ending than last Saturday's world 5 000 metres final.

International Athletics

Russian triple jumper banned for doping

2017-08-18 14:23

Russian triple jumper Anna Pystykh has been handed a four year doping ban and stripped of her 2007 world championship bronze medal.

Other Sport

Mayweather unfazed by 'dirty' McGregor

2017-08-18 07:41

Floyd Mayweather has accused Conor McGregor of "fighting dirty" in training, but is confident of a clean battle when the two men meet in their superfight.

Other Sport

Mayweather and McGregor bout a farce: Lewis

2017-08-20 15:14

The bout between American boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and Irish Mixed Martial Arts star Conor McGregor is not so much a superfight as a farce says Lennox Lewis.

Other Sport

McGregor is capable of taking Floyd out

2017-08-20 06:10

Can Conor “Notorious” McGregor outbox Floyd “Money” Mayweather? Absolutely not. But do I think McGregor can beat Mayweather? Yes, absolutely.

South Africa

Cruel Junior fuming after losing IBO title

2017-08-20 06:09

Tsiko “Cruel Junior” Mulovhedzi has been stripped of his IBO welterweight title, and the boxer claims the decision has left him R500 000 poorer.

Other Sport

Schooling 'really sorry' for Malaysia jibe

2017-08-19 17:56

Singapore's Joseph Schooling has apologised to Malaysians after he raised hackles by promising to "teach them a thing or two" at the Southeast Asian Games.

South African Athletics

Injured Van Niekerk out of Zurich Diamond League

2017-08-18 20:28

World champion Wayde van Niekerk has withdrawn from the Diamond League meeting in Zurich next week due to a recurring back injury.

International Cycling

Froome targets historic double on Contador's farewell

2017-08-18 08:30

Four-time TDF winner Chris Froome begins his quest to make more cycling history by ending a long and arduous wait to win the Vuelta a Espana.

International Cycling

Putin grants Australia's Perkins Russian citizenship

2017-08-17 17:29

President Vladimir Putin has given former cycling world champion Shane Perkins of Australia Russian citizenship with the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in mind.

South African Athletics

ASA ‘ran a good race’

2017-08-20 08:30

Athletics SA president Aleck Skhosana remains unapologetic for his organisation’s stringent selection criteria for the IAAF World Championships, despite heavy criticism.

Other Sport

The smart money is one Floyd

2017-08-20 06:10

Local boxing gurus predict that ­Mayweather’s unmatched skills in the ring will be too much for McGregor.

International Cycling

BMC win opening stage at security-tight Vuelta

2017-08-19 21:08

BMC Racing emerged victors in a team time trial as the Vuelta a Espana got underway under heightened security measures.

International Cycling

2018 Vuelta to begin in Malaga

2017-08-19 14:23

Next year's Vuelta a Espana will start with a time trial in Malaga, race organisers announced on Saturday.

International Cycling

Tour convinced Contador it was time to quit

2017-08-18 20:19

Alberto Contador said he knew the time had come to retire during last month's Tour de France, where he was unable to keep up.

Other Sport

Top 5 must-watch weekend sporting events

2017-08-18 17:50

It's the weekend! But the sporting world never sleeps, so hang on tight and be sure to watch these FIVE events (in no particular order)!


McGregor, Furby out to defend Dolphin Coast title

2017-08-18 10:47

Defending champions Hank McGregor and Lee Furby look to combat the major cold front that threatens to whip up huge surf and offshore swells.

International Cycling

Ex-Olympic champion Sanchez fails doping test

2017-08-17 16:04

Spain's former Olympic road race champion, Samuel Sanchez, has failed an out-of-competition doping test, cycling's governing body the UCI has announced.


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