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If you don’t like it, lump it

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula is unfazed by the criticism The National Sports Awards receives, writes Lebogang Seale.

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Hoffman clinches silver in China

Tanika Hoffman clinched a silver medal in the women's division as the South African surfing team finished fourth in the ISA China Cup.

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Big Easy’s Olympic dream

Ernie Els is dreaming of holding aloft the South African flag at the opening ceremony when golf returns to the Olympics in Brazil.

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If you don’t like it, lump it
November 27 2014 at 14:12

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula is unfazed by the criticism The National Sports Awards receives, writes Lebogang Seale.

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Hoffman clinches silver in China
November 27 2014 at 04:20

Tanika Hoffman clinched a silver medal in the women's division as the South African surfing team finished fourth in the ISA China Cup.

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Big Easy’s Olympic dream
November 25 2014 at 08:34

Ernie Els is dreaming of holding aloft the South African flag at the opening ceremony when golf returns to the Olympics in Brazil.

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Rookie receiver’s amazing grab
November 25 2014 at 08:30

New York Giants rookie receiver Odell Beckham made one of the most spectacular catches in NFL history in a losing cause against the Dallas Cowboys.

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Chad loses teeth, not his looks
November 23 2014 at 12:42

Chad le Clos got a bigger bite than he bargained for when he posted snaps on Instagram after having his wisdom teeth out.

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Sascoc targets ten medals in Rio
November 18 2014 at 16:04

Sascoc president Gideon Sam says South Africa will be targeting at least 10 medals at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

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IOC to make Olympic bids cheaper
November 18 2014 at 11:46

Bidding for the Olympics is set to become cheaper, easier and more attractive for cities while sports will enter the Games quicker, the IOC said.

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Gallery: Volvo Ocean Race 2014/15
November 15 2014 at 11:52

Independent Media photographer Ian Landsberg was aboard some of yachts the taking part in the Volvo Ocean Race 2014/2015.

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High five for SA netball team
November 9 2014 at 16:33

SA clinched fifth position in the Fast5 World Netball Series in NZ on Sunday with a decisive 30-22 victory over Malawi.

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Le Clos on target for Rio
November 6 2014 at 12:57

The trail of tattered records Chad le Clos leaves behind is all part of the swimmer's grand plan for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

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Kenya’s Jeptoo tested positive for EPO
November 4 2014 at 10:09

Marathon runner Rita Jeptoo's positive doping test was for EPO, two senior Kenyan athletics officials said Monday.

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Le Clos triumphs in Singapore
November 3 2014 at 11:29

South Africa’s Olympic gold medallist Chad Le Clos and Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu were the overall winners of the Fina Swimming World Cup series which ended in Singapore.

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Wozniacki chuffed with marathon debut
November 3 2014 at 10:07

Caroline Wozniacki says she's pleased she beat her goal in the New York City Marathon, especially since her training routine included late nights.

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Kenya’s Kipsang wins in New York
November 3 2014 at 04:38

It was a clean sweep for Kenya as Wilson Kipsang and Mary Keitany took top honours at the New York Marathon.

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Fallen sports heroes leave SA reeling
November 2 2014 at 12:28

The deaths of three sports personalities impact not only their families, but also their sporting codes and society as a whole.

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Le Clos misses out on world records
November 1 2014 at 18:27

Chad le Clos was in blistering form on the first day of the final Swimming World Cup series meet in Singapore, coming close to breaking two world records.

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Malaudzi laid to rest
November 1 2014 at 13:14

Former world champion and Olympic silver medallist Mbulaeni Mulaudzi was laid to rest at his home village of Muduluni in Limpopo.

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Le Clos challenges Phelps to a rematch
October 31 2014 at 13:06

Chad le Clos, one of the few men to beat Michael Phelps at the Olympics, has challenged Phelps to a rematch in Rio.

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No quick fix for grief
October 31 2014 at 15:25

Kevin McCallum says the black hole left by the death of three South African athletes in the space of a week may never be filled.

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Zuma: Official funerals for Meyiwa, Mulaudzi
October 31 2014 at 11:45

Senzo Meyiwa and Mbulaeni Mulaudzi will receive official provincial funerals, President Jacob Zuma has said.

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