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.
Former two-times SA Open golf champion Wayne Westner allegedly shot himself in what police say was a domestic dispute.
Ronda Rousey was knocked out just 48 seconds into her first fight in 13 months, as Amanda Nunes retained the UFC women's bantamweight title.
There were ups and downs in 2016, but South Africans have an unwavering passion for sport. Sameer Naik looks back at the most iconic sporting moments.
Two former British cycling employees could be called to testify before the UK parliament in connection with the Team Sky jiffy-bag controversy.
Roger Federer says he hopes to play for at least another three or four years and that his "mind-set is for the long-term" in assessing his future.
The crew of the 43-foot Gryphon boat are competing in the Cape2Rio race - a 5 600-km adventure across the South Atlantic to Rio de Janeiro.
Former world number one Rafael Nadal believes he can still be a contender at the majors for another three years despite another injury-hit season.
Former world champion Ricky Hatton says more needs to be done to help boxers who struggle to adapt to life outside the ring after their careers.
Russia’s anti-doping agency has claimed that their recent admission of widespread doping in sport has been "distorted and taken out of context".
Former world number one and French Open champion Ana Ivanovic has announced her retirement from professional tennis, aged just 29.