Van Niekerk family reveals delight

2015-09-02 18:44

Wayde van Niekerk's family have relived their joy through his triumph in Beijing at the IAAF World Championships.


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South African Athletics

Van Niekerk has a date with Bolt

2015-09-01 15:01

Sparks are set to fly for newly crowned 400m world champion Wayde van Niekerk when he lines up against Usain Bolt.

International Athletics

Farah one of the greats - Coe

2015-08-31 10:44

Sebastian Coe believes fellow British runner Mo Farah deserves to be regarded as one of the greatest athletes ever.

South African Athletics

Another medal for Team SA

2015-08-30 17:18

South Africa's Sunette Viljoen has won the bronze medal in the women's javelin at the IAAF World Championships in Beijing.

International Athletics

SA's best athletes to compete in Zurich

2015-09-01 12:00

The cream of SA’s athletes will be in action at the Diamond League Meeting in Zurich later this week.

International Athletics

Bolt will leave 'Ali-sized' hole

2015-08-30 14:15

Usain Bolt has done for athletics what Muhammad Ali did for boxing, but the sport will survive when the sprint king eventually retires.

South African Athletics

Catching up with gold-getter Wayde van Niekerk

2015-08-30 17:19

Wayde van Niekerk gives it his all in his races and ran himself to exhaustion to give SA its first gold sprint medal in a world championship.

International Athletics

Never write me off, warns king Bolt

2015-08-31 10:37

With three gold medals to his name, Usain Bolt has warned that people write him off at their own peril.

International Athletics

Doping remains in the spotlight

2015-08-31 10:32

Despite a successful world athletics championship in Beijing, IAAF boss, Sebastian Coe admits doping challenges remain.

South African Athletics

Meet the great-grandmother coach behind Wayde van Niekerk

2015-08-30 15:46

Superstar sprinter Wayde van Niekerk’s coach is 73 years old, but still has fresh plans to up her game.

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South African Athletics

What Team SA did wrong

2015-08-30 15:09

If one removes Wayde van Niekerk’s 400m gold medal and Anaso Jobodwana’s 200m bronze from the equation, Team SA has underachieved at the IAAF World Championships.

International Athletics

Jamaica storm to women's 4x100m title

2015-08-29 15:17

Double Olympic champion Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce anchored Jamaica to their second successive world title in the women's 4x100 metres.

International Athletics

Bolt chasing 3rd gold medal

2015-08-29 11:38

Usain Bolt will take to the track for 4x100 relay as he seeks his third title at IAAF World Championships.

International Athletics

Bolt mulls Rio retirement segue

2015-08-28 15:01

Usain Bolt said he might end his glittering career at next year's Olympics after he completed a world sprint double in Beijing.

South African Athletics

Up next for Van Niekerk? World record!

2015-08-27 20:00

The day after winning gold in a 400m, South Africa's Wayde van Niekerk says the world record will be his next target.

International Athletics

Bolt survives Gatlin - and cameraman

2015-08-27 16:09

Jamaican superstar Usain Bolt survived an unexpected threat from an out of control cameraman after winning the 200m in Beijing.

International Athletics

Dibaba keeps double bid on track

2015-08-27 07:20

Ethiopian track sensation Genzebe Dibaba kept her bid for a world double well on track with Usain Bolt later also going for a second sprint title.

International Athletics

Bolt wins third gold with Jamaican relay

2015-08-29 15:31

Usain Bolt capped another memorable world championships by winning a third gold medal as the anchor of the Jamaican 4x100m relay team.

International Athletics

Farah defends world double

2015-08-29 14:17

Mo Farah retained his world distance double on Saturday when he stormed to victory in the 5000 metres in Beijing.

International Athletics

Schippers record stuns her coach

2015-08-29 10:22

Dafne Schippers smashed a 36-year-old European record to capture the women's world 200 metres gold.

International Athletics

Sleep drug ban for Aussie athletes

2015-08-28 10:01

Australia's Olympic athletes must agree to having their bags and other possessions searched by team officials.

South African Athletics

Jobodwana: Podium, podium, podium - that’s all I thought of

2015-08-27 21:58

After facing Usain Bolt in three major 200m finals, Anaso Jobodwana has finally shared the podium with the Jamaican star.

South African Athletics

Jobodwana wins bronze for SA

2015-08-27 14:59

Anaso Jobodwana has won South Africa's second medal at the IAAF World Championship in Beijing.

South African Athletics

Don’t panic, 400m champ Van Niekerk is ‘fine’ after being hospitalised in China

2015-08-27 10:21

Don’t panic South Africa, Mzansi’s golden boy Wayde van Niekerk is alive and well

International Athletics

Eaton retains world decathlon title

2015-08-29 15:22

Olympic champion Ashton Eaton has broken his own world record as he retained his world decathlon title in Beijing.

South African Athletics

SA relay team fumble out of contention

2015-08-29 12:45

South Africa's 4x100m relay hopes took a tumble in Saturday's heats at the IAAF World Championships.

International Athletics

Bolt's scooter assailant says sorry

2015-08-29 07:58

The cameraman who sent Usain Bolt flying presented him with a red bracelet to apologise.

International Athletics

King Bolt shows Gatlin who's boss

2015-08-28 07:32

Usain Bolt has well and truly cemented his legendary status after winning another sprint title.

South African Athletics

Jobodwana delivers on promise

2015-08-27 18:12

Anaso Jobodwana won Team South Africa's second medal in Beijing, setting a new South African 200m record in the process.

South African Athletics

Semenya flops in Beijing

2015-08-27 14:18

Caster Semenya has failed to reach the final of the women's 800m at the IAAF World Championship in Beijing.

South African Athletics

Van Niekerk released from hospital

2015-08-26 17:20

Wayde van Niekerk was discharged from the hospital where he was under observation for exhaustion after winning the world championship title in the 400m


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