Games: 2yr recovery for army

2012-08-15 15:03
0 comments

Britain's military will take two years to return to normal after being called upon to provide troops for the London Olympics.

Facebook

Keep up to date with all the latest, breaking sports news from around the world from South Africa's biggest sporting website. Click to 'LIKE' us today!
General News

Games memorabilia for sale

2012-08-14 20:29
0 comments

The London Olympics may be over, but it's not too late to take home a national flag from the athletes' parade or a used javelin.

 
General News

S Korea attacks 'biased' Games

2012-08-14 14:00
0 comments

South Korea has taken a swipe at the London Olympics over alleged cases of biased refereeing, vowing to step up Seoul's influence.

 
General News

Airport abuzz as Team SA lands

2012-08-14 09:40
11 comments

A large crowd has gathered to welcome SA's Olympic heroes, cheering as they arrived at OR Tambo International Airport.

 
General News

Closing ceremony draws 26.3m

2012-08-14 13:11
0 comments

The BBC says its live television coverage of the Olympic closing ceremony peaked at 26.3 million viewers.

 
General News

Winnie, Mbalula welcome Team SA

2012-08-14 10:54
50 comments

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela and Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula have received the first of SA's Olympic athletes as they arrived home.

 
General News

Team SA arrive home

2012-08-14 09:14
1 comments

South Africa's Olympic Games team have returned home to a heroes welcome at OR Tambo Airport in Johannesburg.

 
General News

Olympics smash US TV records

2012-08-14 13:11
0 comments

NBC's TV coverage of the Olympics was the most-watched television event in US history, attracting some 219.4 million viewers.

 
General News

SA Olympians drug-free

2012-08-14 10:48
9 comments

South Africa's Olympic campaign has been dope-free so far, Team SA chief medical officer Kevin Subban has said.

 
General News

Govt proud of Team SA

2012-08-14 09:41
8 comments

The government says it is proud of the South African Olympic team, which has arrived back home, spokesperson Jimmy Manyi says.

 
Latest Multimedia

SA's Olympic athletes honoured

President of Sascoc Gideon Sam congratulated all SA's Olympic athletes on a job well done and encouraged them to start planning for the 2016 games in Rio at a gala dinner held in Cape Town.

More Multimedia

 
General News

London looks back with pride

2012-08-14 14:00
0 comments

London is nursing a collective hangove as it bades farewell to the Olympics and to thousands of athletes heading home.

 
General News

Obama hails Olympics

2012-08-13 11:22
1 comments

President Barack Obama has congratulated British PM David Cameron for hosting an "extremely successful" Olympic Games in London.

 
General News

'Dream' for Libyan woman

2012-08-11 09:36
0 comments

The revolution disrupted her training but Hala Gezah's "childhood dream" of competing in an Olympics came true as the only Libyan woman at the 2012 London Games competed in the 100m.

 
General News

Lucky draw

2012-08-08 23:10
0 comments

George Hoy might be the happiest teenager in London.

 
General News

Playing the part

2012-08-08 23:10
0 comments

Sir Patrick Stewart has found himself with a case of stage fright after being asked to pose with Ryan Lochte's gold.

 
General News

China comes to terms with 2nd

2012-08-13 14:41
0 comments

State-run newspapers have hailed China's "Olympic spirit" despite slipping back to second place in the medals table.

 
General News

Olympics: Now to Rio

2012-08-13 14:41
0 comments

Now to Rio, where preparations to host 2016 Olympics are sparking.

 
General News

Victory dances unleashed

2012-08-11 09:36
0 comments

From the track to the ring to the sandpit, this crop of Olympians just can't stop the beat.

 
General News

UK to get influx of beaches

2012-08-08 23:10
0 comments

More than 5 000 tons of sand were trucked to the Horse Grounds to construct the beach volleyball courts, but it all has to go somewhere when the competition is over.

 
General News

UK bounces back after games

2012-08-13 12:11
1 comments

Basking in post-Olympic glory, Britain has succumbed to reality while Heathrow Airport braces for 116 000 people leaving the UK .

 
General News

Caster: I made a mistake

2012-08-12 07:48
325 comments

Caster Semenya has admitted that she made a mistake by starting out too slowly in her 800m final at the London Olympics.

 
General News

Braai blaze scare for Olympic fans

2012-08-08 21:28
3 comments

Up to 700 people have been evacuated from New Zealand's Olympics hospitality house following a fire believed to have been sparked by a canister being used for a braai.

 
General News

Royal mail going for gold

2012-08-08 23:10
0 comments

Instead of portraits of the queen, Britain is getting kings and queens of sports.

 
 

 

3 must-do trail runs

If you love trail running, you have to put these on your bucket list.

 
 

Where were you when you last felt alive?

Tips for paddling your first Dusi
Climbing the world’s largest stone arch
Awesome extreme sports people
Watch: 2015 Absa Cape Epic route
Men
Women
Love 2 Meet
English Premiership flutter

Take Sport24's "expert" tips at your peril...

Featured

Got something you'd like to get off your chest? Got a burning desire to air an opinion? If so, be sure to sign-up on Sport24's FORUM!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

Newsletters Sign up for the Morning Glory, Super 15 and Soccer newsletters

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

Mobile Sport24 on your mobile phone - WAP, alerts, downloads, services

Forum Have your Say on Sport24's brand new Forum!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

iPhone Latest Sport24 news on your iPhone

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

Blogs Yes your opinion counts. Get it out there

 
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.