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Mbalula: More money needed for Olympic success

2016-09-01 08:50

Sports minister Fikile Mbalula says SA will chase more medals at future Olympics, but has asked for a larger budget to achieve the goal.

Olympics: SA ‘could pull it off’

2016-08-30 20:24

SA, especially if the one-city model changed, could feasibly stage an Olympics, insists gold-medallist Ryk Neethling. Rob Houwing ...

Ryk: Plan NOW for Tokyo 2020

2016-08-30 11:00

Build on SA’s Rio successes swiftly for the next Games, rather than bask in them for too long, urges Ryk Neethling. Rob Houwing...

Wayde’s new life: Ryk offers tips

2016-08-29 17:55

Ryk Neethling has some ideas, fuelled by experience, on a way forward for SA’s Rio sensation Wayde van Niekerk, writes Rob Houwing

Mbalula, Sam praise successful Rio campaign

2016-08-29 11:00

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula congratulated SASCOC and SA’s athletes for a job well done on obtaining 10 medals at the 2016 Olympic Games.

Police raid Kenya Olympic headquarters

2016-08-27 16:38

Kenyan police raided the country's Olympic headquarters on Saturday probing a corruption scam from the Rio Games.

Top three Kenyan officials arrested

2016-08-27 10:00

Kenyan police have arrested the secretary-general of the country's Olympic committee in the wake of a series of scandals at the Rio Games.

Oscar Pistorius: From Olympic glory to jail for murder

2016-08-26 14:01

A timeline of events that followed Oscar Pistorius' shooting of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day in 2013.

Lochte handed sponsor lifeline

2016-08-26 13:01

A California company has thrown Ryan Lochte a lifeline after a slew of top sponsors abandoned the star.

Lochte charged over false robbery claim

2016-08-26 07:03

The Brazilian authorities have charged US swimming star Ryan Lochte with making a false statement about being robbed at gunpoint during the Olympics.

McIlroy glad to be 'somewhat wrong' over Olympics

2016-08-25 22:49

Rory McIlroy admits he was pleased that the golf event at the Rio Olympics proved to be a success despite his concerns ahead of the games.

6 events where SA nearly won more Rio medals

2016-08-25 20:25

So close yet so far! We look at 6 moments where SA nearly won more medals at the Rio Olympic Games.

Olympian sells Rio medal to save boy battling cancer

2016-08-25 18:20

Polish discus thrower Piotr Malachowski, has auctioned off his Olympic silver medal this week to fund treatment for a three-year-old boy struck with...

Gary Player’s Rio 2016 diary

2016-08-25 11:27

As the curtain fell on the 2016 Olympic Games, Gary Player reflects on golf's debut on the grandest stage of them all.

Hyperandrogenism, skewed perception and plain old jealousy

2016-08-25 16:02

Sport24 reader Dhirshan Gobind wades into the Caster Semenya debate that has taken the sporting world by storm.

Viljoen thanks SASCOC for swift payment

2016-08-25 10:20

SA javelin thrower Sunette Viljoen has confirmed that she has received the first part of her Olympic payment promised by SASCOC.

Solo suspended over 'coward' comment

2016-08-25 10:32

Hope Solo was suspended on Wednesday for six months by US Soccer for disparaging comments about Sweden at the Rio Olympics.

Without Bolt, track and field starts life after Olympics

2016-08-24 22:47

As Usain Bolt parties in London, around 30 Olympic medalists have headed to Switzerland for the first major track and field meeting since the Rio...

16 striking images of the Rio Games

2016-08-24 20:18

Some of the world's best athletes during the Olympics captured by photographers at the Rio Games.

Olympic flag arrives in Tokyo for 2020 Games

2016-08-24 20:18

The Olympic flag arrived in Tokyo on Wednesday as Japan's capital gears up to host the 2020 Games.

SA athletes back Viljoen in SASCOC Rio-saga

2016-08-24 14:25

More South African Olympians have supported Sunette Viljoen after the South African javelin thrower hit out at SASCOC.

Graeme Joffe backs Viljoen in SASCOC spat

2016-08-24 13:05

Former TV and radio sports presenter Graeme Joffe has backed Rio silver medallist Sunette Viljoen in her fight for the best interests of her fellow...

Mbalula: Viljoen complains all the time

2016-08-24 08:59

Sports minister Fikile Mbalula says javelin thrower Sunette Viljoen "complains too much" and has a "lots of negative energy".

Wayde responds to SBW picture-gate

2016-08-24 07:20

Wayde van Niekerk has responded after news broke that he had a disagreement with SASCOC CEO Tubby Reddy over a social media picture.

Oz sets aside woes for Rio 'champions' welcome

2016-08-24 07:21

Australia set aside squabbles over under-performing athletes on Wednesday to welcome home the Rio Olympics team as heroes.

Sport24 in Rio: 8 top Olympic moments

2016-08-23 20:23

Lloyd Burnard, Sport24's correspondent at the 2016 Olympics, walks us through his highlights of the Games.

5 things we’ll miss most from Rio 2016

2016-08-23 18:53

Five things we will miss now that the Rio Olympic Games have ended.

Brownlee aiming for triathlon treble in Tokyo

2016-08-23 19:47

Alistair Brownlee is confident of competing for a third triathlon gold at the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo following his back-to-back triumphs in London...

Viljoen won't stop fighting for SA athletes

2016-08-23 14:20

South African Olympic silver medallist Sunette Viljoen says she will never stop fighting for the support of athletes in the country.

Team GB return home in gold-nosed plane

2016-08-23 14:20

Great Britain's triumphant Olympic team returned home in a gold-nosed aircraft, clutching a host of gold, silver and bronze medals from the Rio Games.

CAS rejects Russia's Paralympic appeal

2016-08-23 12:50

Russian competitors remained banned from the Rio Paralympics after the country lost an appeal against a suspension over evidence of state-run doping.

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