Boks to brave the Blossoms?

Not only did Japan add to their growing reputation by beating Ireland 19-12 on the weekend, but they also did the rugby world a huge favour

Springboks: when days are dark …

What their opening game (and loss) means for the Springboks

Why the game against the All Blacks is vital

That we are even discussing the possibility of the Boks making the final is in itself remarkable

LUKE ALFRED: Great expectations for the Boks

Pressure is mounting as the Boks get ready to face the All Blacks in the RWC on Saturday

The forgotten stars of SA golf

A new book celebrates the forgotten stars of SA golf – maligned and discriminated against for their colour. Luke Alfred took a look

What happened to the Proteas?

Until their last match the Proteas played the kind of cricket that was congruent with their fear

Beheading time looms for Proteas

The demand for sacrifice is inevitable, but will it lead to improvement for SA cricket?

Can Proteas climb from mediocrity?

Victory over Afghanistan is obviously not the end of the South Africans’ problems

Proteas hanging by a thread

Proteas’ World Cup hopes against hope

Behind the Green and Gold

Sports stories that shaped democratic SA

The fight for football’s soul

Off the pitch, all is not what it seems. David Gorin delves into the dirty facets of the beautiful game

Will the Proteas stand the heat?

The Proteas know World Cup heartbreak, but a slice of luck could change it all

Can SA win the cricket world cup?

High hopes for the new blood in the squad

Cricket in SA at a precipice

The debacle over CSA’s T20 efforts has cost the organisation nearly R300m

The SA women making a mark in mixed martial arts

Mixed martial arts is a wildly popular sport worldwide — and women in SA are getting in on the action too