The race for the right to host the 2024 Olympics heats up this week as the IOC Evaluation Commission visits Los Angeles ahead of a crunch vote.
Iranian student Reza Parastesh looks so much like his sporting hero Lionel Messi that it almost landed him in jail for disrupting public order.
Gift Ngoepe, who became the first African player to appear in a MLB game, marked the occasion by getting a single for the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Cape Town City face Platinum Stars in a must-win match on Thursday, but will have to make do without midfield duo Roland Putsche and Mpho Matsi.
The Stormers pack may be nursing several niggles, but forwards coach Russel Winter says the entire squad is still smiling from Saturday's win.
After coming so close on two previous occasions, the University of Western Cape will finally get to dine at the main table ...
Young footballers coming through the ranks these days don’t understand the history and the culture of the clubs they are at, writes Rodney Reiners.
Independent Media rugby writer Wynona Louw has selected five flashpoints from the past weekend's Super Rugby action.