Advertisement
logoSections
19h
Fit-again Murray in a hurry
Fit-again Murray in a hurry

A gritty quartet of triathletes spearheaded by Richard Murray looks to clinch SA's first silverware at the Olympics in the three-phase event.

19h
Nel and LJ sparkle at Diamond League meet
Nel and LJ sparkle at Diamond League meet

Four of SA’s top track athletes finished their final races before the Olympics on an encouraging note at the London Diamond League.

2 days ago
Bright start, but Mokoka fades in London
Bright start, but Mokoka fades in London

Carina Horn was quick in her heat, but things didn’t quite work out for her in the 100m final at the London Diamond League meeting on Saturday.

2 days ago
Simbine 200m let down Gift for Leotlela
Simbine 200m let down Gift for Leotlela

One cannot but feel that ASA are sabotaging their own athletes after selectors decided to leave Akani Simbine out of the 200m event for the Olympics.

2 days ago
Caster's rivals fan flames of old gender controversy
Caster's rivals fan flames of old gender controversy

Caster Semenya’s Olympic rivals - threatened by the potential gold medal winner - are starting to fan the flames of controversy ...

2 days ago
Nel leaps to season’s best in London
Nel leaps to season’s best in London

She has been experimenting between different stride patterns, and it seems as if 400m hurdler Wenda Nel has found her groove.

2 days ago
If Kenyans want a war, I'm ready says Farah
If Kenyans want a war, I'm ready says Farah

Mo Farah has told the Kenyan team who baited him with a warning to expect war at the Olympics and to ‘bring it’.

2 days ago
PICS: Bolt wins but hurdler Harrison takes the glory
PICS: Bolt wins but hurdler Harrison takes the glory

Usain Bolt delivered on his top billing at the London Diamond League, but he was upstaged by sprint hurdler Kendra Harrison.

3 days ago
Team SA gives back to disabled children
Team SA gives back to disabled children

Members of SA's Olympic team spent their 67 minutes for Nelson Mandela Day with children who have disabilities.

3 days ago
Gallery: SA’s Rio medal prospects
Gallery: SA’s Rio medal prospects
Olympics

We’ve compiled a gallery of South Africa’s realistic medal prospects for the Rio Olympic Games.

3 days ago
I never expected 9.89 - Simbine
I never expected 9.89 - Simbine

SA 100m record-holder says Rio could be his time as he pictures beating sprint kings Bolt and Gatlin, writes Ashfak Mohamed.

4 days ago
Struggling Rudisha targets greatness
Struggling Rudisha targets greatness

David Rudisha tore up the tactical script at the London Olympics to smash the world record in one of the greatest ever 800 metre runs.

4 days ago
Bolt ready for 200m
Bolt ready for 200m

Usain Bolt insists he is ready for his first 200 metres of the season in the Anniversary Games as the star sprinter tests ...

4 days ago
Doping expert warns of IOC cop-out
Doping expert warns of IOC cop-out

The world's leading anti-doping expert suspects the Olympic body lacks the appetite to ban the entire Russian team from Rio.

5 days ago
Nadal upbeat ahead of Rio Olympics
Nadal upbeat ahead of Rio Olympics

Rafael Nadal is optimistic he will be ready for the Rio Olympics despite having not played a competitive match since May 27.