It’s a bumper year for Mzansi athletics

2018-01-21 06:08

Two of SA's top athletes, Mapaseka ­Makhanya and Elroy Gelant have ­resumed training and are looking forward to breaking records this year.


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International Athletics

Coleman breaks 60m indoor world record

2018-01-20 15:30

World 100m silver medalist Christian Coleman opened his 2018 campaign by breaking the 60m indoor world record.

South African Athletics

SA Olympic medallist faces doping probe

2018-01-19 08:21

World Triathlon bosses have opened a doping investigation against South African Olympic medallist Henri Schoeman.

South African Athletics

SA to send relay teams to Commonwealth Games

2018-01-17 13:30

With the way the current national fixtures list looks, it appears a very exciting 2018 Athletics domestic and international season lies ahead.

South African Athletics

Mosiako, Molotsane win ASA Cross Country trials

2018-01-20 14:25

Thabang Mosiako and Kesa Molotsane charged to victory in their respective categories at the ASA Cross Country Trials.

International Athletics

Olympic champion Spotakova takes baby break

2018-01-18 18:16

Two-time Olympic javelin champion Barbora Spotakova said she was expecting her second child in the summer and would be taking a break.


Caster nominated for top Laureus award

2018-01-16 16:10

An impressive collection of the greatest men, women and teams in sport have been nominated for the 2018 Laureus World Sports Awards.

South African Athletics

Schoeman to co-operate with doping investigation

2018-01-20 14:30

Henri Schoeman will co-operate fully with an International Triathlon Union investigation into whether he breached doping regulations.

South African Athletics

ASA congratulates Caster on Laureus nomination

2018-01-17 13:42

Athletics South Africa has congratulated Caster Semenya on her nomination for the Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year award.

South African Athletics

Former Comrades winner Piet Vorster dies

2018-01-13 14:51

Former Comrades 'up' run winner, Piet Vorster, has died following a brave battle against motor neuron disease.

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International Athletics

Diack still barred from leaving France - source

2018-01-11 15:47

Disgraced former world athletics chief Lamine Diack remains barred from leaving France, a source close to the case said.

International Athletics

Gatlin agent says doping claims 'just big talk'

2017-12-19 21:55

The agent at the centre of a investigation into Justin Gatlin's entourage says he invented a story about obtaining banned drugs to impress undercover reporters.

South Africa

SA's 10 best sporting moments of 2017

2017-12-14 11:32

As 2017 winds down, Lloyd Burnard takes a look at the 10 best South African sporting moments from the year.

South African Athletics

Caster to wait for CAS verdict over 2012 Olympic gold

2017-12-06 23:40

Caster Semenya has to wait on the CAS verdict on Russia's Mariya Savinova to be officially awarded 2012 Olympic gold medal.

International Athletics

IAAF maintains Russia suspension

2017-11-26 17:58

The world governing body of athletics maintained its suspension of Russia, saying the country still had not done enough to clamp down on doping.

South African Athletics

ASA pay tribute to late former President Ncinane

2018-01-10 18:41

Athletics South Africa pays tribute to their former President, Zandisile John Ncinane, who has passed away.

South African Athletics

Oscar appeals 13-year murder sentence

2017-12-19 16:44

Oscar Pistorius has filed papers to the Constitutional Court appealing against his 13-year jail term for shooting dead his girlfriend

South African Athletics

Wayde van Niekerk's gift from Liverpool star

2017-12-15 14:49

South African Olympic hero Wayde van Niekerk has shared a gift he received from Liverpool superstar Mo Salah.

South African Athletics

Wayde, Caster cash in after World Championships

2017-12-13 13:36

Wayde van Niekerk will pocket R250 000 and Caster Semenya R230 000 following their performances at the IAAF World Championships in London.

South African Athletics

ASA launches Athletix Grand Prix Series

2017-12-06 14:51

Athletics South Africa has launched the ASA Athletix Grand Prix Series with a total prize incentive of R1.3m.

South African Athletics

Tannie Ans is the world’s best

2017-11-26 06:02

Sprint coach Ans Botha has received a well-earned accolade, stepping on stage at the annual IAAF Awards ceremony in Monaco.

South African Athletics

Van Niekerk ends successful Qatar rehab

2018-01-03 16:47

Wayde van Niekerk has returned to South Africa after a successful one-month rehabilitation programme in Qatar for a knee ligament tear.

International Athletics

Gatlin 'shocked' by allegations about coach

2017-12-19 12:52

World 100 metres champion Justin Gatlin says he is "shocked and surprised" by allegations in a British newspaper.

International Athletics

Russia making progress over doping says Coe

2017-12-17 18:58

IAAF chief Sebastian Coe believes Russia is showing a significant change in its attitude to tackling doping.

South African Athletics

Semenya, Manyonga lead SA Commonwealth charge

2017-12-15 09:06

A total of 23 athletes have been included thus far in South Africa's preliminary team to the Commonwealth Games in April next year.

International Athletics

Triple-jumper Pichardo now leaping for Portugal

2017-12-08 09:00

Two-time world triple-jump silver medallist Pedro Pablo Pichardo has obtained Portuguese nationality after leaving Cuba in April.

International Athletics

Kipchoge to make London Marathon return

2017-11-30 09:21

Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge will return to the London Marathon in 2018 after a year's absence, resuming his quest for a third victory in the event.

South African Athletics

Coach Ans Botha honoured at IAAF awards

2017-11-25 08:17

Sprint coach Ans Botha received a well-earned accolade on Friday night, stepping on stage at the annual IAAF Awards ceremony in Monaco.


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