SA elite show potential for Commonwealth Games

2017-10-13 13:19

South Africa's top athletes are on target for a promising campaign at the 2018 Commonwealth Games at the Gold Coast in Australia.

Brown: Durban 2022 flop 'frustrating'

2017-04-21 15:10

South African 2016 Olympic swimmers Myles Brown says it is time to move on from the disappointment of Durban losing the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

SA 'disappointed' as Durban dumped as hosts

2017-03-14 16:52

South Africa voiced disappointment that Durban had been stripped of the 2022 Commonwealth Games, but vowed to host major tournaments in the future.

As it happened: Mbalula explains Commonwealth Games loss

2017-03-14 10:28

LIVE coverage of the media conference to convey government’s response to the failed Durban bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Durban to lose Commonwealth Games?

2017-02-28 13:41

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula says Durban may lose out on hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games due to cost challenges.

Games officials visit Durban

2015-04-27 18:50

A Commonwealth Games evaluation team are in Durban, weeks after the deadly xenophobic attacks on immigrants.

Commonwealth Games boost for SA

2015-02-11 12:08

Edmonton has withdrawn its bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games, leaving Durban as the only candidate city.

What Powell told the Blitzbokke

2014-09-10 14:51

SA Sevens coach Neil Powell has revealed what he said before their Commonwealth Games final win.

5 hot pics of Kylie Minogue closing the Commonwealth Games

2014-08-04 10:58

Kylie Minogue closed the 20th Commonwealth Games in Glasgow with a performance in front of 40 000 fans.

Mokoena: I am not in shape

2014-08-03 19:06

Despite claiming gold in the men's triple jump at the Commonwealth Games, Khotso Mokoena says he is not in great shape.


Commonwealth Games door open for SA athletes

2017-09-27 14:28

ASA has creating numerous opportunities for local athletes to book their places in the preliminary team for the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Gold Coast prepared to host Games twice

2017-03-15 11:27

Australia's Gold Coast is prepared to host back-to-back Commonwealth Games after scheduled 2022 host Durban was dumped for failing to meet "key obligations".

DA: Mbalula must explain R118m Durban bid loss

2017-03-14 13:59

The DA has demanded Sport and Recreation minister Fikile Mbalula tell parliament why R118m was wasted on the failed Durban bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Commonwealth Games seek new 2022 host after Durban debacle

2017-03-14 09:50

Commonwealth Games chiefs are looking for a new venue for the 2022 edition after announcing Durban had failed to meet "key obligations".

Commonwealth Games will 'heal wounds'

2015-09-02 13:27

SA promised to deliver a world-class event when it hosts the Commonwealth Games, saying the occasion would help the country overcome its turbulent past.

King's Park leaks after R3m upgrade

2015-02-25 12:45

Durban, favourite to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games, will need another upgrade to their King's Park pool - and fast!

Durban 'ready' for Commonwealth Games

2014-10-31 09:06

Durban has made it clear that it is ready to host the Commonwealth Games in 2022.

Team SA to be honoured

2014-08-06 21:08

Sports minister Fikile Mbalula has called on all South Africans to don their national colours to support of Team SA.

Glasgow revels in Bolt buzz

2014-08-04 07:40

The success of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games was assured with the golden seal of approval from Usain Bolt.

Pasio wins historic medal for SA

2014-08-03 14:30

England claimed a one-two in the women's road race in Glasgow, with South Africa's Ashleigh Pasio claiming the bronze

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