August 27, 2016

WBC contender eyes boxing history

Gabisile “Simply the Best” Tshabalala is looking to dethrone Zambian Catherine Phiri and become South Africa’s first female boxer to win a World Boxing Council (WBC) title.
August 26, 2016

‘Face of Africa’s major’ retires

Alastair Roper hopes to end 19-year tenure with a successful teeing off of major winners
August 23, 2016

Watch: Semenya’s epic mic drop

South Africa’s wonder woman Caster Semenya arrived to a jubilant crowd at the OR Tambo International Airport this morning. The much-talked-about Semenya was calm and serene throughout, but she did have some choice words for the naysayers as she dropped the proverbial mic.
August 23, 2016

Viljoen takes aim at Mbalula, Sascoc’s Sam on Twitter

Olympian Sunette Viljoen has once again taken to Twitter to vent her frustration at sport in South Africa.
August 23, 2016

Khoza talks PSL sponsorship, issues facing league

The PSL has signed a new five-year sponsorship deal with MTN and the Absa Premiership kicks off the league’s 30th season on Tuesday. S’Busiso Mseleku sits down with PSL chairperson Irvin Khoza to look at these and other issues
August 22, 2016

Downs favourites to defend title

Bafana Bastyle have the advantage of match fitness, but Pirates should be a tougher opponent this time
August 21, 2016

Rio’s glory moments

Despite its political problems, Brazil still managed to pull off a successful Olympic Games.
August 21, 2016

Reality hits home for unfancied EPL champs

Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri said – ahead of the start of the new English Premier League (EPL) season – that ET was more likely to land at Piccadilly Circus than his team was to clinch the title again
August 21, 2016

Bra Stof a distinct rugby administrator

South Africa’s ambassador to Germany, former minister of sport and recreation and former Eastern Cape premier Makhenkesi Arnold Stofile died at his home in Alice in the Eastern Cape last week. He was 72.
August 12, 2016

Team SA interactive daily schedule

Want to know which Team SA athlete is competing when at the Rio Olympic Games? Check out our interactive daily schedule here!
August 21, 2016

Bafana to play Egypt, Mauritania

Bafana Bafana will lock horns with Mauritania in its final 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit on September 2.
August 21, 2016

Proteas’ test season off to a tepid start

The Proteas kicked off their 2016/17 test season on Friday with the first match in the much-anticipated two-match series against New Zealand, their perennial bogey team.
August 21, 2016

In&Out: The springtime of South African cricket

Now that the cricket season is under way and the Proteas are halfway through their first test against New Zealand at Kingsmead, it feels as though (our not particularly harsh) winter might just have taken its last gasps, and spring has finally arrived
August 22, 2016

Dear Sascoc, instead of this look at these!

They’ve been told they look like Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and even Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula said they needed more “swag”.
August 21, 2016

Caster Semenya wins gold

Caster Semenya has become the first black South African woman to win an Olympic gold medal, as she finished with a time of 1:55.28 in the 800m at the Rio Olympics.
August 20, 2016

Ajax are PSL kings!

Who would have guessed the Urban Warriors would lead into the new season?
August 19, 2016

Tete raring to bring brother’s belt home

Makazole Tete is gunning for a shot at the IBF title his brother Zolani relinquished.
August 19, 2016

I’m trying to soak it up: Sick Schoeman’s disbelief after bronze

South Africa’s unexpected medallist in the men’s triathlon in Rio yesterday almost didn’t race because of illness.
August 17, 2016

All eyes on the MTN8

The second richest competition kicks off in a fortnight without defending champs.
August 17, 2016

Golden boy Wayde & Visa pick youngsters brains on money and finance

Wayde van Niekerk is passionate about teaching youngsters about managing their finances and, together with Visa, visited school children to find out what the next generation think about money and online payments.
August 16, 2016

Mabaso relishes her role in rowing

Virginia Mabaso, SA Rowing’s development coordinator, grew up in Mandala village in Nzhelele, Limpopo, far away from any form of competitive rowing.
August 15, 2016

From war to peace in Rio

For the first time, a team of talented refugees has been formed to compete in the Olympic Games.
August 15, 2016

Michael Phelps tops gold with a diamond

The man who beat South African swimmer Chad le Clos to gold at the Olympic Games in Rio has another milestone to look forward to: he is getting married.
August 15, 2016

Safa leaders are no imbeciles

I had to be very careful when crafting this column. The reason? The last time I tried to fit into the exclusive club of the “clever blacks” and borrowed words from German-born theoretical physicist Albert Einstein, there were serious ramifications.
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August 21 2016