Bekele misses WR by 6 seconds

2016-09-25 19:55

Ethiopia's Kenenisa Bekele has won the Berlin marathon ahead of former winner Wilson Kipsang on Kenya.


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South African Athletics

Laurels go to Nkhasi, Phalula in new city marathon

2016-09-25 05:52

Lesotho’s Namakoe Nkhasi brushed aside the challenge of three Olympians to win the inaugural FNB Joburg 10K City Run.

International Athletics

US sprinters Gay, Bailey eye bobsled role

2016-09-21 11:59

Veteran sprinter Tyson Gay is making a bid to force his way onto the US bobsled team after entering this week's National Push Championships

Other Sport

Buis dazzles with record gold in Rio

2016-09-18 12:10

Dyan Buis and Hilton Langenhoven helped maintain Team SA’s momentum on the medals table in Rio de Janeiro.

International Athletics

NFL holds no appeal for United fan Bolt

2016-09-23 20:31

The NFL isn't on Usain Bolt's post-athletics agenda, but Jamaica's superstar says he'd answer a call from Manchester United in a heartbeat.

South African Athletics

SAA sorry for treatment of SA Paralympian

2016-09-21 10:54

SAA have apologised to Tyrone Pillay for their treatment of the Paralympic bronze medallist.

Other Sport

Situ wins javelin bronze for SA

2016-09-14 08:16

Zanele Situ threw a personal best to take bronze for South Africa at the 2016 Paralympic Games.

International Athletics

Tyson Gay abandons bobsled bid

2016-09-22 10:56

Tyson Gay abandoned his bid to make the United States bobsled team after pulling out of the National Push Championships in Canada.

South African Athletics

Record for Cape Town Marathon winner

2016-09-18 13:51

Ethiopia’s Asefa Negewo has won the Cape Town Marathon, breaking the long-standing fastest time set on South African soil over 42.2km.

International Athletics

Bolt leaves door open for 2017 worlds

2016-09-14 07:27

Usain Bolt has left the door open to running in both the 100 and 200m at next year's world championships.

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International Athletics

With Oscar gone, who is the next Paralympics star?

2016-09-13 21:56

Oscar Pistorius is gone and so far there's been no replacement for the first athlete to compete in both the Paralympics and Olympics.

South African Athletics

Viljoen still waiting on SASCOC bonus

2016-09-12 17:22

It seems as if the ongoing public spat between Olympic star Sunette Viljoen and Minister of Sport and Recreation Fikile Mbalula is continuing.

South African Athletics

New venue for 2017 Comrades finish

2016-09-08 16:53

For the first time in 16 years, participants in next year’s Comrades Marathon will finish their up-run at the Scottsville Racecourse.

South African Athletics

Van Niekerk, Simbine arrive to heroes' welcome

2016-09-07 17:52

Olympic 400m champion Wayde van Niekerk and 100m finalist Akani Simbine arrived home to a welcome from a multitude of fans on Wednesday.

South African Athletics

Semenya powers to victory in Berlin

2016-09-04 16:15

It seems there is no stopping Caster Semenya's dominance of the women's 800m event in 2016.

International Athletics

Pressure mounts on Kenyan Olympic chief to resign

2016-09-01 16:52

Kenya's Olympic chief Kipchoge Keino is under pressure to resign after four of his deputies were accused of mismanagement.

Rio Olympics 2016

Wayde’s new life: Ryk offers tips

2016-08-29 17:55

Ryk Neethling has some ideas, fuelled by experience, on a way forward for SA’s Rio sensation Wayde van Niekerk, writes Rob Houwing

South African Athletics

Pillay dedicates medal to cancer-suffering mom

2016-09-13 20:21

South Africa Paralympic bronze medallist Tyrone Pillay dedicated his bronze medal to his mother suffering from cancer.

International Athletics

Record earnings for Wayde

2016-09-11 05:39

Wayde van Niekerk’s exploits prove how talent and hard work can pay handsomely

South African Athletics

Semenya set for 400m debut

2016-09-08 12:03

Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya is set to make her debut in the 400m at the Diamond League in Brussels on Friday.

International Athletics

African supremo urges nationality review

2016-09-07 18:53

Rules governing African athletes who transfer allegiance to other countries need a full review, the continent's track and field supremo says.

International Athletics

Diamond-class Lavillenie puts Rio tears behind him

2016-09-02 10:13

Renaud Lavillenie buried being reduced to tears by a hostile crowd at the Rio Olympics by continuing his domination of the Diamond League.

South African Athletics

Semenya back on track after Rio gold

2016-08-31 14:22

Caster Semenya is back from her whirlwind Rio campaign, as the Olympic gold medallist will set to run in the Diamond League meet in Zurich.

International Athletics

Jebet record alights Paris meet, Schippers wins

2016-08-28 07:11

Kenyan-born Olympic champion Ruth Jebet obliterated the 3000m steeplechase world record at the Paris Diamond League on Saturday.

South African Athletics

Pillay claims shot put bronze for Team SA

2016-09-12 17:46

The medals keep rolling in for Team South Africa at the 2016 Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro with Tyrone Pillay winning bronze in the F42 category.

South African Athletics

'Extraordinary' 400m win for Semenya

2016-09-10 00:08

Caster Semenya has pulled off an extraordinary victory in the women's 400m at the Brussels' Diamond League meeting.

South African Athletics

We worked for the record - Wayde's coach

2016-09-08 09:30

South African Olympic gold medallist Wayde van Niekerk’s 400m world record was hardly a surprise, his coach Ans Botha said on Wednesday.

South African Athletics

SA long jumper looks to bounce back from Rio

2016-09-07 17:02

South African and African long jump champion Ruswahl Samaai is pumped about his future despite the disappointment of Rio 2016.

South African Athletics

No stopping Semenya in Zurich

2016-09-01 21:10

Caster Semenya won the women's 800m event at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Zurich, Switzerland.

South African Athletics

Van Zyl still in doubt for Women’s Challenge

2016-08-31 13:21

With just days to go before the Women‘s 10km Challenge, it is still not clear if Grand Prix leader Irvette van Zyl will be able to run.

South African Athletics

Viljoen finishes fifth in Lausanne

2016-08-26 10:34

South African javelin ace Sunette Viljoen has finished fifth in the Diamond League meet in Lausanne.


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