Joshua still fighting for his place in boxing history

2018-09-23 22:38

World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua is unbeaten in 22 professional fights and he stopped a man who had never been stopped before.


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!
Other Sport

Joshua ready for Wilder, promoter wants no Deontay delay

2018-09-23 19:43

Anthony Joshua believes his long-awaited clash with fellow world heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder will take place as it would be "silly not to".


Mokoka, Johannes triumph at Cape Town Marathon

2018-09-23 11:45

Once again the weather gods smiled on Cape Town as the Sanlam Cape Town Marathon was held in near perfect conditions.

Other Sport

Fear of losing drives Joshua to remain world's best

2018-09-22 08:17

Champion Anthony Joshua may have proclaimed himself "the best in the division" ahead of putting his titles on the line against Alexander Povetkin.

Water Sport

Wiggins abandons 2020 Olympic rowing bid

2018-09-21 14:42

Five-time Olympic champion cyclist Bradley Wiggins has abandoned plans to bid to row for Britain at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo.


Team Dimension Data sign top Italian sprinter

2018-09-21 10:36

Team Dimension Data has announced that Giacomo Nizzolo has signed a two-year deal commencing January 1, 2019.


US anti-doping head denounces lifting of Russia ban

2018-09-20 19:15

The head of the US Anti-Doping Agency denounced the decision to lift the ban on Russia's anti-doping agency, calling it "inexplicable."

Other Sport

WADA lifts ban on Russian anti-doping agency

2018-09-20 15:33

The World Anti-Doping Agency lifted a ban on Russia's anti-doping agency, RUSADA, paving the way for Russian athletes to return to competition.


Top athletes demand WADA Russia rethink

2018-09-20 11:53

High-profile stars Paula Radcliffe and Valerie Adams have led athletes' demands for WADA to rethink plans to lift its suspension of Russia.

South Africa

Tug-of-War World Champs comes to SA

2018-09-19 10:34

Some of sport’s toughest men and women will be digging their heels in as South Africa hosts the 24th World Tug-of-War Championships in Cape Town.


Italian ace Aru pulls out of worlds

2018-09-23 19:34

Italian rider Fabio Aru announced he will not compete in the road race world championships in Austria next week.

Other Sport

Joshua overpowers Povetkin to retain world heavyweight titles

2018-09-23 06:17

Britain's Anthony Joshua retained his world heavyweight titles by inflicting the first stoppage defeat of Alexander Povetkin's professional career.


Yates flies flag for Britain at cycling world championships

2018-09-22 08:01

Simon Yates, fresh from his win in the Tour of Spain, will carry the baton for Britain at the cycling world championships at Innsbruck.


Deepest field yet assembles for Cape Town Marathon

2018-09-21 14:11

The 2018 Sanlam Cape Town Marathon will have a new winner this year as defending champion Asefa Negewo will not be on the start line on Sunday.

Other Sport

Australia blasts WADA for failing athletes in Russia decision

2018-09-21 08:49

Australia blasted the decision to lift a ban on Russia's anti-doping agency, saying it could damage athletes' confidence in the fight against drugs.

Other Sport

Heavyweight champ Joshua says Wembley return a 'blessing'

2018-09-20 17:00

World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua has described a return to London's Wembley Stadium as "a blessing".

Other Sport

World heavyweight champion fails drugs test

2018-09-20 13:31

World heavyweight champion Manuel Charr has had to call off next week's title defence and is set to be stripped of his WBA belt after testing positive for steroids.

South Africa

SA Hockey causes stir with 'volunteer' coaching ad

2018-09-20 09:24

SA Hockey has caused a stir by advertising the head coach position of the women's national side as a 'volunteer position'.

Other Sport

Joshua plots to subdue dangerous Povetkin

2018-09-20 07:23

Anthony Joshua admits he will have to subdue the power of Alexander Povetkin as the world heavyweight champion prepares for a tough test against the Russian this weekend.

Water Sport

SA sink at FINA Water Polo World Cup

2018-09-19 10:48

The South African men's team found the going tough - very tough - at the recent FINA Water Polo World Cup in Berlin, Germany.


Quick Step wins world team time-trial gold

2018-09-23 19:19

Quick Step capped a fabulous season by racing to gold in the world championships team time-trial, fending off defending champions Sunweb.

Other Sport

Fury, Wilder to fight December 1 - promoter

2018-09-22 11:00

Britain's Tyson Fury will challenge Deontay Wilder for the American's World Boxing Council heavyweight crown on December 1, a statement said.

Other Sport

WADA decision to lift doping ban is 'money over principle'

2018-09-21 19:08

The World Anti-Doping Agency's decision to lift a ban on Russia's anti-doping agency is a triumph for money over clean sport, WADA's former director general has said.

Other Sport

Phelps slams WADA for lifting Russia doping ban

2018-09-21 13:57

Olympic legend Michael Phelps called for new leadership in the fight against drugs in sport after WADA controversially reinstated Russia's tainted anti-drugs body.

Other Sport

Joshua promises to find a way against Povetkin

2018-09-21 08:47

Anthony Joshua has admitted to feeling under "tons of pressure" ahead of his latest world heavyweight title defence against Russia's Alexander Povetkin.


Russia says anti-doping reinstatement result of 'enormous work'

2018-09-20 16:58

The Russian government says the decision by the world anti-doping body to lift sanctions on Russia's anti-doping agency was the result of "enormous work" to improve testing.

Water Sport

Social vibe the heart of the Fish River Canoe Marathon

2018-09-20 12:11

The countdown continues to the Fish River Canoe Marathon in Cradock with the massive field will be largely made up of recreational paddlers.

Other Sport

LeBron teams with 'Black Panther' director for 'Space Jam 2'

2018-09-20 07:43

Two months ago, basketball superstar LeBron James joined the Los Angeles Lakers. Now, he's taking on Hollywood in a big way.


PPC Riebeek Bergmarathon (a win-win-win Winelands scenario)

2018-09-20 07:03

Marathons are in short supply after Comrades, but the PPC Riebeek Bergmarathon through the heart of the Western Cape’s Swartland is definitely worth a visit.

Other Sport

North and South Korea to bid for 2032 Olympics

2018-09-19 09:05

North and South Korea will bid jointly for the 2032 Olympics in an ambitious plan built on hopes of deepening a diplomatic thaw catalysed by this year's Winter Games in the South.


Love 2 Meet

Besides the 'Big 3' of rugby, cricket and soccer, which of the 'smaller' sports in South Africa do you enjoy the most?

English Premiership flutter

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


The 2018/19 Absa Premiership season is in full swing. Will Mamelodi Sundowns retain their title? Or can one of Kaizer Chiefs, Orlando Pirates, Wits, SuperSport United - or another team perhaps - snatch glory from the Brazilians? Be sure to visit Sport24 for all the latest news!

Latest blogs

Twitter Follow Sport24 on Twitter

Facebook "Like" Sport24's Facebook page

WIN Enter and win with Sport24!

BlackBerry Stay in the loop on your BlackBerry

RSS Feeds Sport news delivered really simply.

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