Wayde, Caster cash in after World Championships

2017-12-13 16:50

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

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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.

 
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

Wayde beaten by Barshim to top IAAF award

2017-11-25 08:09

South African star Wayde van Niekerk has lost out to Qatari high jumper Mutaz Essa Barshim for the IAAF's men's athlete of the year award.

 
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

Oscar: From Olympic glory to jail for murder

2017-11-24 11:18

A timeline of events following Oscar Pistorius shooting his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day in 2013, in a case that shocked the world.

 
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South African Athletics

Court more than doubles Oscar's jail term

2017-11-24 11:56

The Supreme Court of Appeal has increased paralympic champion Oscar Pistorius' sentence for murdering his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.

 
South African Athletics

Manyonga headlines SA's IAAF World Indoor squad

2017-11-16 16:52

Long Jump world champion Luvo Manyonga spearheads the national preparation squad announced for the 2018 IAAF World Indoor Championships.

 
South African Athletics

SA's Mokoka makes Shanghai Marathon history

2017-11-14 13:34

South Africa Olympian Stephen Mokoka ran his way into the history books at the Shanghai International Marathon.

 
South African Athletics

Van Niekerk set to win third SA Sport Award

2017-11-12 10:25

Olympic gold medallist Wayde van Niekerk stands a good chance of winning his third sport star of the year award during the SA Sport Awards event in Johannesburg.

 
 
South African Athletics

Wayde 'honoured' to be up for IAAF award

2017-11-07 11:05

South Africa sprinter Wayde van Niekerk is "honoured" to be nominated for this year's IAAF World Athlete of the Year award.

 
South African Athletics

Wayde up for top IAAF award, Caster snubbed

2017-11-06 14:00

South African 400m world record holder Wayde van Niekerk has been nominated for the IAAF World Athlete of the Year award.

 
South African Athletics

Semenya eyeing Commonwealth Games double

2017-11-21 21:11

Caster Semenya has revealed that she will again attempt the 800m and 1500m double at next year's Commonwealth Games in Australia.

 
International Athletics

Carter at CAS to contest doping disqualification

2017-11-15 13:13

Jamaican sprinter Nesta Carter is at the Court of Arbitration for Sport to appeal against disqualification from the 2008 Olympics in a doping case.

 
South African Athletics

SA athletes dominate at SA Sports Awards

2017-11-13 16:52

Athletics was the big winner with Track and Field athletes dominating the stage at the SA Sports Awards held in Johannesburg.

 
South African Athletics

Poole out to prove that short men can jump

2017-11-12 06:00

Ever since he was in primary school, Breyton Poole’s calling card has been breaking records and taking names.

 
International Athletics

UK officials wait to see how Farah fares in marathons

2017-11-10 18:01

British athletics chiefs are looking forward to seeing Mo Farah run in international events on the road, now he's switched to competing in the marathon.

 
South African Athletics

ASA congratulates Wayde on IAAF nomination

2017-11-07 07:00

Athletics South Africa has congratulated Wayde van Niekerk after he was nominated for the 2017 IAAF World Athlete of the Year award.

 
International Athletics

Kenya's Kamworor wins NY Marathon crown

2017-11-05 20:27

Kenya's Geoffrey Kamworor won the New York City Marathon men's title, taking his first victory at the distance.

 
South African Athletics

ASA names junior squad for IAAF world champs

2017-11-20 11:45

A 38-member national preparation squad has been released by Athletics South Africa ahead of the 2018 IAAF World Under-20 Championships in Finland.

 
International Athletics

Farah won't rule out Olympic marathon bid

2017-11-14 18:53

Britain's Mo Farah says he could compete in the marathon at the 2020 Olympics if he feels confident of winning a medal.

 
South African Athletics

Manyonga named SA Sports Star of the Year

2017-11-12 22:54

Long jumper Luvo Manyonga has won the South African Sports Star of the Year award at the country's Sports Awards.

 
South African Athletics

Van Zyl itching to race against Spar champ Molotsane again

2017-11-12 06:00

After winning the Old Mutual Soweto Marathon on Sunday, Irvette van Zyl says her highlight of the year was competing in the Spar Women’s 10km Challenge.

 
 
South African Athletics

Caster's golds on hold as Savinova appeals doping ban

2017-11-06 15:01

Russia's Mariya Savinova has been given a date to appeal her doping ban and being stripped of the 2012 Olympic 800m title she won ahead of Caster Semenya.

 
International Athletics

Flanagan wins NY Marathon crown

2017-11-05 19:49

Shalane Flanagan became the first American woman in 40 years to win the New York City Marathon.

 
 

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