Athletics SA names 31 for world champs as it scraps tough selection standards

Medal hopes rest on long jumpers with Van Niekerk and Semenya missing championships

Kevin Lerena is too young‚ says camp of 40-year-old opponent

SA fighter, 27, defends his IBO cruiserweight title against Albanian veteran Sefer Seferi on Saturday

Daniel Muteti sets the pace, but Edwin Koech wins Cape Town Marathon

Celestine Chepchirchir makes it double success for Kenya, smashing the course record in women’s race

Boxing champion Tyson Fury overcomes wound and Wallin for points victory

UK boxer was expected to cruise against his underdog challenger but was forced to battle through a bloody cut and a relentless opponent to maintain his ...

Lloyd Harris and Raven Klaasen spearhead SA’s Davis Cup tie

Players plan to impress home fans when they face Bulgaria team in Cape Town

Kenya’s Kipsang the man to beat in Cape Town Marathon

SA’s Elroy Gelant faces a strong contingent of East African runners

New PGA Tour season starts with dust yet to settle on old one

Golf calendar more crowded than before partly because of event during Tokyo Olympics

Chris Van Niekerk set for more success at Turffontein

Owner says in his acceptance speech at August’s Equus awards that horse racing is in no danger of sinking

Wind could be wild card in SA’s Davis Cup tie against Bulgaria

Winner of Euro/Africa Group II match will advance to the playoffs to move back into Group I

Nadal wants long time near the top, not most slams or No 1

US Open champion says tennis is more than just Grand Slams

Bookies fear victories by Gosden duo could hit them hard

Trainer's star performers Enable and Logician chase Arc De Triomphe and St Leger honours

Rafael Nadal toughs out heroic Daniil Medvedev fightback to claim US Open

Match was transformed into a near five-hour thriller as Russian staged a comeback that left the Spaniard shaken and Arthur Ashe Stadium buzzing

Bianca Andreescu embraces spotlight with US Open triumph over Serena Williams

Canadian star is so new to the Grand Slam stage that after beating 23-times singles champion an official had to show her which side of the trophy was the front

Leclerc sparks Ferrari celebrations with Italian GP win

First win at home track of Monza since Alonso in 2010

Kenya’s Brigid Kosgei runs fastest women’s half-marathon

Her time was 23sec quicker than the world record set in 2017 but the Great North Run in northeast England is not eligible for records

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