KEVIN MCCALLUM: Tears of joy, so much sweeter than tears of pain

SA's teams are having a torrid time in Tokyo, with victory over Germany changing our luck

Bencic targets gold for Switzerland as Djokovic cruises into semis

Serbian is on course to become the first player to win all four Grand Slams and Olympic gold in the same year

I can be very dangerous‚ Akani Simbine warns

SA sprint star looking to run the perfect 100m race this weekend

Austria’s Straka savours dream day with twin brother in tow

An Olympic record-equalling 63 in the first round saw the golfer back on form after recent disappointments

Dream Destiny the pick of long shots in Gold Cup

Nebraas and Silver Host have dominated the betting market for the past fortnight but they can be upstaged

Another Olympic record for Tatjana Schoenmaker

Swimmer looks on track to scoop gold after clocking second-fastest 200m breaststroke swim of all time during heats

Bloomberg keeps up pressure on NHA in bout over representation

Trainers challenge racing authority over penalties for banned substance despite recommendations from other countries

LALI STANDER: Olympic golf should be for amateurs only

Professionals have enough platforms and should leave the Games to those starting out

US gymnastics star Simone Biles drops out of women’s final

Gold medal contender drops out of event saying she has to focus on her mental health

SA’s water women make up for Blitzboks crash

Surfer Bianca Buitendag and swimmer Tatjana Schoenmaker grab SA’s first medals as rugby team crash out

Morikawa embraces Japan in quest for gold

The 24-year-old American, who is half Japanese, is feeling more and more at home after a string of visits

Bookie forecasts Tarry will be dominant at final meeting

Lance Michael says trainer is sending out a number of fancied runners at Saturday’s meeting

Stefanos Tsitsipas through to third round as Osaka exits

The Greek star attributes his win in men’s singles to improved ‘concentration and attention levels’ at the Games

Cameron Champ captures third career title at 3M Open

The American won tournaments in each of the past two seasons but was having a poor year before arriving at TPC Twin Cities

Team SA’s medal hopes on a knife edge over next 48 hours

Thirteen podium prospects were whittled down to nine shots by the end of Monday

Nedbank Golf Challenge called off due to Covid-19

Africa’s major ‘simply not feasible’ under current restriction  in the sports and hospitality industries

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