Fencer sues SASCOC for R5.5-million
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Fencer sues SASCOC for R5.5-million

Fencer Juliana Barrett is suing the SA Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc) for more than R5.5-million for failing to enter her into the 2016 Rio Games. Click…

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Olympic diver admits having cybersex with male fan
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Olympic diver admits having cybersex with male fan

English Olympic medal-winning diver Tom Daley has told how he ­confessed to his fiancé that he had online sex with another man. Click here for the full story.

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Four years on: Remembering South African mountain biking legend Burry Stander
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Four years on: Remembering South African mountain biking legend Burry Stander

Quintin van Jaarsveld On January 3, 2013, South Africa lost a national hero when its greatest ever mountain biker Burry Stander tragically passed away in a road accident…

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Wayde wins SA Sport Star of the Year award
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Wayde wins SA Sport Star of the Year award

Cape Town – Sprinter Wayde van Niekerk won the South African Sport Star of the Year award on Sunday night. Click here for the full story.

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Wayde van Niekerk wins top Olympics award
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Wayde van Niekerk wins top Olympics award

More global honours came the way of Wayde van Niekerk on Tuesday night as he was named best male athlete of the Rio Olympics at the Association of…

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Viljoen and Mbalula go at it over Olympic medal bonus money
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Viljoen and Mbalula go at it over Olympic medal bonus money

Cape Town – Rio Olympics medallist Sunette Viljoen wants Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, not to make promises he can’t keep and pay her the R70…

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SAA apologises to Paralympian for prosthetic leg ordeal
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SAA apologises to Paralympian for prosthetic leg ordeal

Johannesburg – South African Airways have apologised to Paralympian bronze medallist Tyrone Pillay. Click here for the full story.

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WATCH: SA Paralympians get heroes’ welcome
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WATCH: SA Paralympians get heroes’ welcome

Cape Town – There were hundreds of people at OR Tambo International on Tuesday to welcome back Team South Africa from the 2016 Paralympics in Rio. Click here…

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Russian hackers reveal Williams sisters, Biles given drugs exemption
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Russian hackers reveal Williams sisters, Biles given drugs exemption

Secret records for the Williams sisters and Simone Biles have been leaked online after “criminal” Russian hackers broke into the database which monitors athletes for drugs testing. Click…

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WATCH: Wayde van Niekerk receives hero’s welcome — and new sports car
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WATCH: Wayde van Niekerk receives hero’s welcome — and new sports car

Johannesburg – Olympic gold medallist Wayde van Niekerk returned to South Africa on Wednesday, touching down at OR Tambo just before 10am. Click here for the full story.…

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Unselfish Hougaard gets his Olympic medal back
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Unselfish Hougaard gets his Olympic medal back

Springbok Francois Hougaard was rewarded for the ultimate act of sportsmanship and team values, by giving away his Olympic medal to an injured team mate, when the dual…

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Sascoc CEO: Viljoen can lie if she wants to
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Sascoc CEO: Viljoen can lie if she wants to

South African Confederation and Olympic Committee boss Tubby Reddy on Wednesday responded to Olympic silver medallist Sunette Viljoen’s social media rant. Click here for the full story.  

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Olympic silver medallist Viljoen calls for investigation into Sascoc
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Olympic silver medallist Viljoen calls for investigation into Sascoc

Olympic silver medallist Sunette Viljoen has taken to Twitter rip the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee, its president Gideon Sam and Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula. Click…

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WATCH: SA athletes receive heroes’ welcome
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WATCH: SA athletes receive heroes’ welcome

Johannesburg – A total of 137 athletes who represented South Africa at the Olympics games in Rio, Brazil touched down at the OR Tambo International Airport on Tuesday…

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Rio Olympics wrap: The worst injuries of the 2016 games
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Rio Olympics wrap: The worst injuries of the 2016 games

From a gymnast who snapped his leg in half during a landing, to a javelin thrower who dislocated her shoulder in her first competition since a reconstruction, there…

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Semenya grabs gold to take SA’s medal tally to 10
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Semenya grabs gold to take SA’s medal tally to 10

Caster Semenya celebrated with her trademark ‘cobra’ pose and then did a little dance as she won gold in the women’s 800m at the Olympic Stadium in Rio…

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Viljoen wins SA’s ninth medal
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Viljoen wins SA’s ninth medal

South Africa’s Sunette Viljoen has won the silver medal in the women’s javelin at the Rio Olympics. Team mate Caster Semenya, the overwhelming favourite for gold in the…

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Schoeman bags triathlon bronze for SA
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Schoeman bags triathlon bronze for SA

Cape Town  – South Africa’s Henri Schoeman has won a bronze medal in the triathlon at the Rio Olympics. Click here for the full story.

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WATCH: Chad gets hero’s welcome in Durban
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WATCH: Chad gets hero’s welcome in Durban

Durban golden boy, Chad le Clos received a hero’s welcome when he arrived at the King Shaka International Airport this afternoon. The 24-year-old scooped two silver medals –…

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Now that’s team work: Aussie footballer saves captain from Olympic-sized water bottle fail
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Now that’s team work: Aussie footballer saves captain from Olympic-sized water bottle fail

Australian women’s football team captain Lisa De Vanna momentarily forgot how to use a water bottle during the Rio Olympics. Luckily, her teammate Elise Kellond-Knight was on hand…

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