Durban 2022 fiasco: What a shambles!

2017-03-14 14:59

Durban's failed attempt at hosting the Commonwealth Games in 2022 is not South Africa's finest moment, writes Lloyd Burnard.

Many reasons Durban lost chance to host 2022 Commonwealth Games

2017-03-13 18:50

Durban was stripped of the right to host the Commonwealth Games because the SA government couldn't provide financial guarantees amongst a host of other reasons.

SASCOC grieves the death of 'legend' Joost

2017-02-06 18:29

The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee has sent its condolences to the family of Joost van der Westhuizen.

Gideon Sam re-elected SASCOC President

2016-11-26 16:01

Gideon Sam has been re-elected as SASCOC President for another four-year term.

7 more golds for SA at African Champs

2016-10-18 10:04

The medals continued to pour in as the South African team dominated the XII CANA African Swimming Championships in Bloemfontein.

14-year-old wins Paralympic silver for SA

2016-09-12 09:55

South Africa woke up on Monday to anything but a blue Monday as Team South Africa celebrated its sixth Paralympic medal in Rio de Janeiro.

SA's Gray ready to go at Paralympics

2016-09-08 13:36

South Africa's Emily Gray doesn’t want to make bold statements about winning a medal at the Rio Paralympics.

Mbalula: More money needed for Olympic success

2016-09-01 08:50

Sports minister Fikile Mbalula says SA will chase more medals at future Olympics, but has asked for a larger budget to achieve the goal.

SASCOC forks out R2.7m on Team SA medallists

2016-08-22 13:41

SASCOC has paid a total of R2.7 million to Team SA for the 10 medals won at the Rio Olympics.

Twitter reacts to Team SA and Rio opening ceremony

2016-08-07 08:20

What you did and didn’t see, and most importantly what Twitter thinks about the 2016 Olympic opening ceremony in Rio de Janeiro.


Mbalula to explain Commonwealth Games loss

2017-03-14 09:40

Sports minister Fikile Mbalula is set to address media in Durban to explain South Africa's failed attempt to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Loss of Commonwealth Games 'a huge disappointment'

2017-03-13 16:56

SASCOC president, Gideon Sam, has confirmed that Durban has lost the right to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

SASCOC ready to duel with SA fencer

2017-01-31 11:01

SASCOC president Gideon Sam is ready to go to court to battle young fencer Juliana Barrett, who is suing the organisation.

Viljoen still waiting on Mbalula's promised bonus

2016-10-28 08:34

Javelin thrower Sunette Viljoen is still waiting for a bonus payment promised by Minister of Sport and Recreation, Fikile Mbalula, to all Rio Olympic medal winners.

Parliament unhappy with SASCOC’s Rio attire

2016-10-17 16:32

The South African sport committee was not happy with SASCOC’s choice of attire at the recent Rio Olympic Games.

SA's Paralympic charge gains momentum

2016-09-09 08:45

South Africa's Paralympic charge is in full swing and there is another busy day on the cards on Friday.

Paralympians get set for Rio Games

2016-09-04 12:30

As the spotlight now shifts to the Paralympic Games in Rio, Sascoc is confident that the 45 athletes representing SA will give a good account of themselves.

Viljoen won't stop fighting for SA athletes

2016-08-23 14:20

South African Olympic silver medallist Sunette Viljoen says she will never stop fighting for the support of athletes in the country.

Van Niekerk's WR run worth R400 000

2016-08-15 10:31

Wayde van Niekerk's world record run in the 400m at the Rio Olympics has netted the 24-year-old star R400 000.

South Africans to watch in Rio: Cameron van der Burgh

2016-07-26 20:30

Will South Africa's Cameron van der Burgh be able to repeat his heroics of London 2012 in Rio this year?

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