Kenya's Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong will defend her London Marathon title in April against one of the strongest fields ever assembled.
EFC fighter Michiel Opperman has been suspended and withdrawn from an up-coming title fight after testing positive for a banned substance.
South African entrant Lion of Africa Vulcan has finished third in the 2017 Cape2Rio trans-Atlantic yacht race.
The Comrades Marathon Association has announced the official distance of the 2017 edition of the race, as well as marginal changes to the route.
Athletics SA has unveiled a potent provisional relay preparation squad with an eye on the IAAF World Relays and the World Championships.
UFC boss Dana White has given a boost to the possibility of a duel between boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and MMA superstar Conor McGregor.
South Africa has the potential to become top contender in relay track events if Athletics SA rolls out the right plan, writes Ockert de Villiers.
Chad le Clos has appointed renowned international coach Andrea di Nino as his new mentor at his newly-established CLC Swimming Academy in Cape Town.
Former five division boxing world champion Floyd Mayweather says he offered MMA superstar Conor McGregor $15m to climb into the ring with him.
SA's Olympic 400m champion sprinter Wayde van Niekerk is in line for global honours at the prestigious Laureus World Sports Awards.
The heads of 19 National Anti-Doping Organisations have called for 2018 World Cup hosts Russia to be banned from all sporting activity.
The first leg of the Swimming SA Grand Prix was nothing to rave about without any of the top swimmers in action, writes Ockert de Villiers.
The weight of expectation may be on Wayde van Niekerk, but a number of other South African Olympic stars can make their presence felt in 2017.
South African swimming will make an early start to the season this weekend with July's Fina World Championships in Budapest, Hungary in mind.
USA Track and Field have labelled Olympic decathlon champion Ashton Eaton "the world's greatest athlete" following his retirement on Wednesday.