ROSS TUCKER: Bradley Wiggins, Team Sky and the science of 'marginal gains'

'He is not the first person to cast doubt on the mythical marginal gains concept, neither is he likely to be the last'

1 day ago
Vettel and Ferrari send a strong warning to Mercedes with convincing Melbourne victory

Mercedes' three-year domination of Formula One looked on shaky ground on Sunday as the Silver Arrows' confidence was rocked by Ferrari pace and a Sebastian ...

1 day ago
Bafana may have to replay 'rigged' qualifier against Senegal

Shockwaves reverberated when Fifa said its disciplinary committee had banned Joseph Lamptey of Ghana for fixing the result of the match

5 days ago
Bafana's recent World Cup qualifier against Senegal 'was fixed' - Fifa

Fifa said the outcome of South Africa's 2-1 home win in African Group D in November was contrived

6 days ago
Stransky has surgery following fall in Cape Epic cycle event

'Hi All‚ thanks for good wishes. Had a nasty fall‚ bad face cuts‚ broken rib & punctured lung! need plastic surgery to restore good looks!'

8 days ago
BRENDAN VENTER: This move will solve an important Springbok riddle

'It’s too simplistic to say that New Zealand and England are the most dominant rugby nations because they select exclusively from home-based players'

12 days ago
Mbalula 'regrets' blowing R118-million on commonwealth bid, but remains defiant

'Any loss of money is regrettable. Don't take it that R118 million lost means nothing; it means a lot. We went out of our way to secure the games - but not at ...

14 days ago
How Mbalula hijacked the commonwealth bid and then blew it

'Heads should roll‚ starting with sport minister Fikile Mbalula and his director general‚ Alec Moemi'

14 days ago
ROSS TUCKER: Nike reveals ultimate running shoe - but should it be legal?

'A curved carbon fibre plate inserted into the midsole and a new cushioning material are said to return 13% more energy than conventional shoes and lower the ...

14 days ago
R118-million wasted as Durban loses bid for Commonwealth Games

'The Commonwealth Games Federation is looking for an alternative to Durban'

15 days ago
Morne Morkel and the demons in his core

'I couldn’t get out of bed – I was really like an old man‚ making my way to a painkiller'

15 days ago
BRENDAN VENTER: SA rugby is back on track and the Springboks will benefit

'The quality of our rugby in general has been much better and the attacking impetus has been aided by the coaching continuity throughout the country'

17 days ago
Australia and India go to war over 'cheating' captain Smith

Smith was seen looking to the Australian dressing room while considering appealing against his dismissal for lbw as Australia were going down to a 75-run defeat

18 days ago
Da Gama announces 'surprise' Bafana team

Da Gama will take charge of the friendlies even though the SA Football Association will announce a new coach soon

19 days ago
Nike develops athletic 'hijab' for Muslims

The head covering, marketed under the "Pro Hijab" brand, is designed to allow athletes to observe the traditional Islamic practice of covering the head without ...

19 days ago
In Dean Elgar's mind, it's always 22/3

He scared 128 to drag South Africa to 229/4 at stumps against New Zealand

20 days ago
Danny Jordaan surprises by suddenly pulling out of Fifa council bid

Jordaan pulled out of the race on Monday‚ in a letter sent at 3pm‚ just hours before Fifa published results of integrity checks into the candidates

21 days ago
Blitzboks hit the Vegas jackpot with third series win in a row

SA now has a 24-point lead over Fiji at the halfway mark of the season and have built a solid foundation to claim their first overall title since 2009

22 days ago
ARCHIE HENDERSON: UCT v Stellenbosch: The most enduring derby in South African rugby

'The communist Bram Fischer and the arch-conservative Andries Treurnicht were, in different eras, intervarsity participants'

27 days ago
Rabada is a R10-million man in the IPL auction

Rabada‘s salary pales next to the R28.3-million that Punjab will pay for England allrounder Ben Stokes‚ the most spent on a foreigner since the tournament ...

1 month ago