SA finish 4th at International Surf Lifesaving Cup

2018-06-24 19:46

South Africa have finished fourth overall at the Sanyo International Surf Lifesaving Cup in Japan


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South Africa

Sports minister sets sights on 2023 World Cup bid

2018-06-24 06:41

Sport and Recreation Minister Tokozile Xasa has confirmed they will support all of the country’s bids to host various women’s international events.

Lifesaving SA

Maritz flies SA flag at International Lifesaving Cup

2018-06-23 14:38

Mandi Maritz continued her love affair at the Sanyo International Lifesaving Cup in Japan, winning the flags and finishing second in the sprint


Hinault remarks will stir up trouble - Froome's coach

2018-06-22 13:30

French cycling legend Bernard Hinault labelling Chris Froome a 'cheat' could provoke a violent backlash against the rider, Team Sky's coaching guru has said.


Gender Commission fully behind Caster Semenya

2018-06-20 12:47

The Commission for Gender Equality has weighed into the issue regarding Caster Semenya which is currently before the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

Other Sport

Harry and Meghan light up Royal Ascot

2018-06-19 21:49

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, as she has done for over 60 years, led the Royal Procession as racing's most famous carnival, Royal Ascot, got under way.


Caster Semenya to challenge testosterone rule in court

2018-06-18 15:42

Two-time South African Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya is challenging a recently introduced IAAF regulation, calling it "discriminatory."


Porte closes in on Tour de Suisse crown

2018-06-16 21:50

Arnaud Demare won a highly competitive bunch sprint on Stage 7 of the Tour de Suisse while Richie Porte held on to the overall leader's yellow jersey.


Porte increases lead at Tour de Suisse

2018-06-14 20:30

Soren Kragh Andersen won the sixth stage of the Tour de Suisse as Richie Porte of BMC strengthened his hold on the yellow jersey.


Gatlin pips Simbine in 100m at Golden Spike meet

2018-06-13 22:33

World champion Justin Gatlin has won the 100m event at the 57th Ostrava Golden Spike meet, pushing SA's Akani Simbine into second place.

South African Athletics

SA names strong team for Athletics World Cup

2018-06-13 13:05

A 39-member strong team has been named by Athletics South Africa for the inaugural edition of the Athletics World Cup to be held in London.

South African Athletics

ASA throws weight behind Caster, challenges new IAAF rule

2018-06-23 15:18

Athletics SA has formally lodged its statement of appeal to challenge the IAAF's new regulations regarding athletes with hyperandrogenism.


US sprinter Lyles storms to first US 100m title

2018-06-23 07:52

American sprinter Noah Lyles clocked the fastest time in the world this year at 9.88 seconds to capture the men's 100 metre US national title.


Sky slam Hinault's strike remarks over Froome

2018-06-21 13:17

Team Sky have hit out at French five-time Tour de France winner Bernard Hinault's accusation that Chris Froome is a "cheat".


Cape Town Marathon announces new dynamic route

2018-06-20 12:47

This year’s IAAF Gold Label-status Cape Town Marathon offers runners a new and stunningly picturesque route that takes centre stage on Sunday, September 23.


CAS to probe Semenya's fight against IAAF's testosterone rule

2018-06-19 16:27

The Court of Arbitration for Sport says it has opened a probe into Caster Semenya's challenge of controversial new IAAF rules on testosterone.


Richie Porte wins Tour de Suisse

2018-06-17 18:49

Swiss rider Stefan Kung won the time trial that ended the Tour de Suisse as his BMC team-mate Australian Richie Porte did enough to win overall.


Porte snatches yellow off Kung at Tour de Suisse

2018-06-13 18:36

Richie Porte took the race leader's yellow jersey off teammate Stefan Kung's after the 5th stage of the Tour de Suisse.


Soloist wins Swiss stage, home hero Kung in yellow

2018-06-12 19:52

Denmark's Christopher Juul Jensen clinched a solo win by just a few seconds on the on the 4th stage of the Tour de Suisse after a long-range breakaway.

International Athletics

IAAF clears 33 Russians to race as neutrals

2018-06-22 22:26

Thirty-three more Russian athletes have been cleared to compete as neutrals by the International Association of Athletics Federations.


Cycling legend urges peloton to strike over 'cheat' Froome

2018-06-20 22:29

Legendary Tour de France winner Bernard Hinault has called on riders to strike in protest at the presence of "cheat" Chris Froome.

Other Sport

Meet Britain's smallest boxer

2018-06-20 15:32

Meet Britain's smallest boxer, Reiss 'Showy' Taylor - a 4ft 11in flyweight and former Aston Villa academy footballer.

Other Sport

Sri Lanka gets Aussie help to fight doping in sports

2018-06-18 15:16

Sri Lanka has launched a joint effort with Australia to tackle drug cheats, including athletes using traditional medicines to hide banned substances.


ASA confident of gold and glory in London

2018-06-17 05:56

ASA president Aleck Skhosana believes his organisation has chosen the “best of the best” to represent the country at the IAAF Athletics World Cup.


Comrades, ASA still stumbling over non-payment issue

2018-06-15 12:55

A resolution between Athletics SA and the Comrades Marathon Association is yet to be found regarding the non-payment to Russian athlete Alexandra Morozova.

Other Sport

Alvarez-Golovkin rematch back on for September

2018-06-14 07:14

Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin will square off in their highly-anticipated rematch on September 15 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.


Rider drowns during Sri Lanka mountain bike race

2018-06-13 18:37

A mountain biker has drowned after falling into a river during an international race in Sri Lanka, police said.


Olympic long jump champion Rutherford to retire

2018-06-13 11:19

Britain's Greg Rutherford who won Olympic long jump gold on 'Super Saturday' at the 2012 Olympics in London will retire at the end of the season.


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