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17 August 2016, 10:18pm
#IOLYMPICS: Hartley to sign off from Rio with a smile
#IOLYMPICS: Hartley to sign off from Rio with a smile

When Bridgitte Hartley paddles her last Olympic race on Thursday she will do so knowing that just reaching Rio was a massive achievement.

13 August 2016, 07:31am
PICS: Le Clos vs Phelps – Part II
PICS: Le Clos vs Phelps – Part II

Chad le Clos became South Africa's most decorated Olympian when he won the fourth medal of his career at the Rio Olympics.

7 August 2016, 8:01pm
New York Yankees to release Alex Rodriguez
New York Yankees to release Alex Rodriguez

The New York Yankees will release Alex Rodriguez, one of the greatest players of his generation and one of baseball's most polarizing figures.

7 August 2016, 4:24pm
Second day of rowing postponed
Second day of rowing postponed

The second day of the Olympic rowing regatta was called off on Sunday due to problems caused by rough weather, organisers said.

13 August 2016, 04:40am
Le Clos grabs silver in a dead-heat!
Le Clos grabs silver in a dead-heat!
Olympics

What a comeback by Chad le Clos! The South African dead-heated with Michael Phelps and Laszlo Cseh ...

11 August 2016, 4:43pm
#IOLYMPICS: SA wins silver after great day of rowing
#IOLYMPICS: SA wins silver after great day of rowing
Olympics

Shaun Keeling and Lawrence Brittain won SA's third silver medal of the 2016 Olympics, producing a superb last 500m in the Mens Pairs.

9 August 2016, 12:26pm
Le Clos out to usurp the legend
Le Clos out to usurp the legend
Olympics

Chad le Clos wants to prove that London 2012 was no fluke as he looks to deny the greatest Olympian ever, writes Lungani Zama.

8 August 2016, 7:14pm
#IOLYMPICS - Cameron proud after battle with nerves
#IOLYMPICS - Cameron proud after battle with nerves
Multimedia

Cameron van der Burgh overcame debilitating nerves to salvage a praiseworthy 100m breaststroke Olympic silver medal in Rio de Janeiro.

8 August 2016, 10:36am
Adam Peaty's grandmother is #OlympicNan
Adam Peaty's grandmother is #OlympicNan
Swimming

The grandmother of British swimmer Adam Peaty has become a champion tweeter as she gushes about his achievements.

8 August 2016, 07:52am
Silver is a nice colour, says Van der Burgh
Silver is a nice colour, says Van der Burgh
Swimming

A nervous demeanour from the day dissipated as Cameron van der Burgh won his second Olympic 100m breaststroke medal.

8 August 2016, 07:45am
Russians under fire at pool over doping scandal
Russians under fire at pool over doping scandal
Swimming

Tempers frayed at the Olympics as athletes tore into two-time doping offender Yulia Efimova after she won her breaststroke semi-final.

8 August 2016, 07:21am
More records fall as Phelps collects 19th gold
More records fall as Phelps collects 19th gold
Swimming

Michael Phelps picked up his 19th gold medal on a second night of world records in the Olympic pool.

2 August 2016, 2:48pm
FINA lets two Russian swimmers compete in Rio
FINA lets two Russian swimmers compete in Rio
Swimming

Swimming's world governing body FINA has allowed Russian swimmers Vladimir Morozov and Nikita Lobintsev to compete at the Rio Olympics.

25 July 2016, 2:57pm
Charne already thinking of Comrades 2017
Charne already thinking of Comrades 2017

Just two months after winning her first Comrades Marathon title, Charne Bosman is already thinking about strategies that ...

23 July 2016, 3:25pm
Cancer scare weighs on Le Clos
Cancer scare weighs on Le Clos

Chad le Clos's much-anticipated re-match with Michael Phelps in Rio de Janeiro's Olympic pool is clouded by a family health scare.

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