Eddie Izzard Does 27 Marathons, Holding SA Flag All the Way

Comedian and actor Eddie Izzard on Sunday completed his last marathon of 27 across South Africa in 27 days - running two marathons on...

Phew! Springboks Fight Back to Victory Against Pumas

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee expressed his satisfaction in the composure shown by his team in their 30-23 win over Argentina in Nelspruit on Saturday....

Bloem Runner Shows Comrades Marathon Really Is About Comradery

A keen - and kind - Bloemfontein runner, Theuns Potgieter, has shown just what the legendary Comrades Marathon is all about. Comradery. The spirit...

Stuart Baxter to Take Over as Bafana Bafana Coach

Stuart Baxter is the new Bafana Bafana national football coach. Supersport United FC and the South African Football Association (SAFA) have agreed terms on the...

South African Government Instructs Athletics Body to Appeal Semenya Decision

The South African government said on Monday it was "instructing" the country's athletics governing body to appeal against the Court of Arbitration for Sport...

South African Jordy Smith WINS Bells Beach Surf Competition

South African professional surfer Jordy Smith has won his first Bells Beach title, making a dream come true... and chipping his tooth in the...

Breyton Poole Jumps to World Champion Title, Proving Previous Coaches Wrong

On Saturday morning South African high jumper Breyton Poole (17) had the crowd on its feet as he added six centimetres to his personal...

Montpellier Pair – Bismarck and Frans – Withdraw from Springbok Squad

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Both Bismarck du Plessis and Frans Steyn have withdrawn from South Africa's squad for the three-test series against England after injuries...

South Africa’s Akani Simbine Streaks to Victory in London 100m Honours

South Africa's Akani Simbine streaked to a surprise victory in London in the 100 metres race on Saturday at the IAAF Diamond League championships. Simbine...
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Gary Player “Disappointed” by Top Golfers’ Withdrawal from Olympics

Legendary South African golfer Gary Player has expressed disappointment in the high-profile golfers who have withdrawn from the Olympics next month in Brazil, which will mark...


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