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19 days ago
Olympic fencer's medal found in rubbish
Olympic fencer's medal found in rubbish
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An Olympic fencing champion whose Rio Games gold medal was stolen has had the best news: the medal has been found.

36 days ago
Serious failings' in Rio anti-doping programme - WADA
Serious failings' in Rio anti-doping programme - WADA
Sport

The anti-doping programme at the 2016 Rio Olympics was also marred by "a number of serious failings", according to a report ...

47 days ago
Cape Town honours Olympic heroes
Cape Town honours Olympic heroes
Sport

Capetonians got to see local Olympians and Paralympians up close on Monday, when the city honoured athletes who competed in Rio.

3 October 2016, 7:44pm
Olympic decisions a little ‘cooked’ – Obama
Olympic decisions a little ‘cooked’ – Obama
Sport

In an interview which touched on Chicago's failed 2016 bid, President Barack Obama suggested that decisions on who hosts the Olympics are corrupt.

25 September 2016, 1:06pm
Wayde sprints his way into SA’s heart
Wayde sprints his way into SA’s heart
South Africa

Olympic gold medallist and sprint sensation Wayde van Niekerk has been voted the 2016 South African of the Year.

20 September 2016, 3:13pm
PICS: Rapturous welcome home for our Paralympians
PICS: Rapturous welcome home for our Paralympians
Sport

Considered as equals to their able-bodied compatriots South African Paralympians received a rapturous welcome on their return from Rio.

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17 September 2016, 10:23pm
Brazil's big party is over - now the hangover?
Brazil's big party is over - now the hangover?

Brazil's been partying hard for five years, hosting a string of international mega-events that end with the Paralympics.

17 September 2016, 10:07pm
Ilse Hayes wins silver in the 400m
Ilse Hayes wins silver in the 400m
Sport

Ilse Hayes ended her Paralympic career the way she began it, with a medal in the 400-metres.

16 September 2016, 6:17pm
Young Ntando taking it all in his stride
Young Ntando taking it all in his stride

With just two days left in the Rio Paralympics, South Africa's youngest superstar, Ntando Mahlangu, wasn't looking too far into the future.

16 September 2016, 5:16pm
More gold for Du Toit
More gold for Du Toit

Charl Du Toit became South Africa's first athlete to win two medals at the Rio Paralympics.

16 September 2016, 07:20am
Kevin McCallum: In Rio there is a spear you don't have to fear
Kevin McCallum: In Rio there is a spear you don't have to fear
Sport

Just before you head through the security check outside the Olympic Park, there is a sign that warns against bringing in any "white weapons”.

15 September 2016, 7:02pm
SA's double gold whammy
SA's double gold whammy

South Africa once again wore gold after Ernst van Dyk and Reinhardt Hamman won with bicycle and javelin.

15 September 2016, 6:12pm
Two more gold medals for Team SA
Two more gold medals for Team SA

Ernest Van Dyk and Reinhardt Hamman secured South Africa's tenth and elventh medals at the Paralympic Games, both securing gold medals.

15 September 2016, 4:24pm
Liezel savouring first Paralympics experience
Liezel savouring first Paralympics experience

One of just four teenagers in the Team South Africa squad at the Rio Paralympics, Liezel Gouws, is done with her competition ...

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