Wayde van Niekerk beats Michael Johnson’s 300m record

South African sprinter clinches world best at Golden Spike meet as he sets his sights on winning 400m title

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Wayde promises to get ‘ridiculous’ in rare race

Track sensation Wayde van Niekerk targets idol Usain Bolt’s 2010 record

Locals gear up for Tour de France

The team will be targeting specific stages

Roger Federer’s ‘SABR’ swashbuckling spurs him in his own side

In Melbourne, Federer consistently focused on going cross-court with his backhand, exploiting the space Nadal sometimes leaves on the forehand side

Durban tills begin ringing as July rides into town

Champion trainer Sean Tarry — bidding to win the July for the third time — now sees his three-year-old Al Sahem quoted the outright favourite at 9-2

Wayde tops 200m field

In the 200m, Van Niekerk’s biggest competition will come from Olympic silver medallist Andre De Grasse‚ Webb‚ Blake and even Simbine

'Bromance' off as Hamilton and Vettel go for jugular

'Vettel is a decent guy normally. This I don’t understand. He is crazy. Lewis will hit him one day'

Usain Bolt at peace and at home in hot Ostrava

The double sprint world record holder, who has won eight Olympic golds and 13 world championship medals, will bow out in August in London, where he will only ...

Serena ‘700th if on men’s tour’

In the ATP Tour rankings Temur Ismailov of Uzbekistan is 500th

Andres Romero stuns BMW International Open field

The world No837 records his first win on the European Tour for a decade thanks to his seven-under par final round

Red Bull’s Daniel Ricciardo rages to win amid the chaos

Formula One championship leader Sebastian Vettel finishes fourth after being penalised

Injured Svitolina may miss Wimbledon

Combined with a sudden change from Wednesday’s fierce heat to drizzle and damp, it became hard for the stricken Svitolina to cope

Contenders look beyond sailing in quest for Cup

Strength, stamina and agility are vital for the six-man crews racing the spectacular America’s Cup catamarans

Punters in line for big winnings at Durban July

There will be a guaranteed pool of R10m for the Pick 6, which Hawkins expects to gross more than R11m

Mercedes race driver Valtteri Bottas expects a mess

There will be more drama at the Azerbaijan Grand Prix than in 2016

Antidoping champion Rory McIlroy backs new drug tests

The PGA Tour sticks to urine tests, but blood screening would be introduced to detect growth hormones

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