Eliud Kipchoge leaves marathon world record in tatters

The Kenyan slices a staggering 78sec off the previous best

No contract, no problem as free agents scoop golf Majors

Sponsorships typically go to the biggest names, not the middle tier, since Nike walked away from the sport

Kipchoge eyes world marathon mark

The Kenyan has won almost every major marathon on the calendar, but the world record has eluded him

Maemu to defend title

It will be Maemu’s third defence of his WBA Pan African featherweight crown

Goofball to Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka tipped to rise to the top

Japan’s first world No1 wins praise for keeping her cool at the US Open final

Businessman Chris van Niekerk could make racing history with third July winner

Van Niekerk and Markus Jooste’s Mayfair Speculators purchased Chimichuri Run for R1.1m

Grand Slam great Novak honours titans of the era

Novak Djokovic says he won his 14th Grand Slam title on the shoulders of Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal

Novak Djokovic back on path of greatness with third US Open victory

A clinical dispatch of Juan Martin del Potro brings Djokovic level with Pete Sampras for Grand Slam titles — and puts him well on his way to challenge Roger ...

Japan cheers Naomi Osaka’s US Open triumph

Asian country warms to unpretentious new heroine

Angry Serena: I’m not a cheat

US Open final is overshadowed by the American tennis star’s angry and tear-filled tirade

Chimichuri to turn up Spring Spree heat

Chimichuri Run, a likely favourite for Saturday’s race in Turffontein, has the credentials to win

Jockey Gavin Lerena gets back in the saddle

The former champion plans to ease back into competitive racing with two rides at the Vaal

Tiger Woods gets nod for Ryder Cup

‘It’s a feather in our cap to have him playing on our side,’ says captain Jim Furyk

After ‘bagel’ to Thiem, Nadal fights way back into semi

Champ prevails after losing first set in five-hour duel

South African paddlers primed for world competition

The team will be in unknown territory for one of the races

How NextGen got stuck in first gear

Adding to the headaches for the underperforming young brigade is that the sport’s heavyweights still maintain an iron grip on the Grand Slams

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