Le Clos on track for Rio

2014-11-06 12:56

The trail of tattered records Chad le Clos leaves behind is all part of the swimmer's grand plan for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Le Clos falls short of WRs

2014-11-01 17:41

SA swimming sensation Chad le Clos has come close to breaking the world records in the 50m and 200m butterfly in SIngapore.

Chad, Roland golden in Tokyo

2014-10-29 09:48

South African duo Chad Le Clos and Roland Schoeman have taken gold on Day 1 of the Fina World Cup meet in Tokyo.

Le Clos oh-so-close in Dubai

2014-09-02 07:50

SA swimmer Chad le Clos has narrowly missed out on the 100m butterfly world record at the FINA World Cup Series in Dubai.

Swimmers do Team SA proud

2014-07-30 21:34

By the close of the sixth day of the Commonwealth Games, the swimmers had produced a dozen of the 26 medals earned by Team SA.

Chad on target with 7 medals

2014-07-29 22:30

Chad le Clos has closed off his campaign at the Commonwealth Games with a record seven medals in the swimming pool.

Le Clos caps off golden night

2014-07-28 22:42

South Africa's Chad le Clos has won gold in the 100m butterfly at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in a new Games record.

Golden day for Team SA

2014-07-27 08:57

South Africa's medal momentum continued in the pool at day three of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

SA end Day 2 with 7 medals

2014-07-26 08:05

Team SA has ended day two of the 20th Commonwealth Games with seven medals in the bag - two silver and five bronze.

Schoeman, Le Clos bag medals

2014-07-25 20:25

Roland Schoeman and Chad le Clos have claimed respective silver and bronze medals in the 50m butterfly at the Commonwealth Games.

Swimming duo strike right note

2014-07-24 20:24

The SA swimming duo of Chad Le Clos and Roland Schoeman had a safe passage through the first rounds of the 50m butterfly.

Le Clos to bounce back

2014-06-10 14:10

Olympic gold medallist Chad le Clos will be looking to bounce back from an indifferent performance over the weekend in France.

Le Clos finishes in style

2014-04-11 20:47

Chad le Clos and Karin Prinsloo finished the week on a high note at the Commonwealth Games swimming trials in Durban.

Chad bounces back in Durban

2014-04-10 21:34

Chad le Clos has stormed to his fourth and fifth titles at the South African National Aquatic Championships.

Le Clos wins freestyle duel

2014-04-08 21:36

Chad le Clos has won the much-anticipated 200m freestyle final on a night when no Commonwealth Games qualifying times were set.

Chad would welcome Phelps back

2014-02-23 13:20

Chad Le Clos, the last swimmer to beat Michael Phelps, says he would welcome the retired star back to the pool.

Le Clos spearheads SA team

2014-01-27 07:50

SA's swimmers will use the Aquatic Super Series in Perth to gauge where they are ahead of the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.


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Hundreds greet Chad le Clos

2013-11-16 21:43

Hundreds of people welcomed swimmers Chad le Clos and Myles Brown at Durban's King Shaka International airport.

Chad refuses to drop his guard

2013-11-13 16:16

Chad le Clos has refused to drop his guard in the final leg of the World Cup series, despite the demands of a busy year in the pool.

Le Clos sizzles in medley

2013-11-09 12:02

Chad le Clos was in sizzling form on the first day of the FINA World Cup as he smashed his own SA 400m individual medley record.

Le Clos eyes Phelps records

2013-11-06 08:02

South Africa's Chad le Clos has set his sights on Michael Phelps's world records after setting a new shortcourse mark in Singapore.

Le Clos bounces back in Doha

2013-10-21 21:01

Chad le Clos overcame a defeat in the 100m butterfly to later top the podium in the 200m IM at the FINA World Cup in Doha.

Le Clos unmatched in Dubai

2013-10-18 21:00

South Africa's Chad le Clos has matched his three-gold performance from Moscow at the Dubai leg of the FINA World Cup.

And the winner will be... ?

2013-10-16 09:06

Who will be South Africa's Sports Star of the Year? Click to read who was nominated by the sports ministry for 2013.


Chad bags World Cup title

2014-11-02 20:44

South Africa’s Chad Le Clos and Hungary’s Katinka Hosszu were the overall winners of the Fina World Cup Series.

Chad ready for Phelps rematch

2014-10-31 13:28

Chad le Clos, has thrown down the challenge to Michael Phelps, urging him to get back into training so they can have a rematch at Rio.

Le Clos bags three gold medals

2014-10-06 07:35

SA swimmer Chad Le Clos collected three more gold at the fourth leg of the Fina/MASTBANK Swimming World Cup.

Le Clos reveals asthma battle

2014-07-31 11:18

South African swimming star Chad Le Clos has revealed his preparations for Glasgow were affected by illness.


Chad's magnificent 7!

2014-07-30 09:21

South Africa's Chad le Clos equalled Australian legend Ian Thorpe's record of seven medals at the Commonwealth Games.

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Le Clos bags 200IM bronze

2014-07-29 21:00

South Africa's Chad le Clos has won the bronze medal in the 200 individual Medley at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Chad gifts gold medal to folks

2014-07-28 13:00

Star SA swimmer Chad le Clos has gifted the gold medal he won in the 200m butterfly at the Commonwealth Games to his parents.

Le Clos wins gold for Team SA

2014-07-26 20:12

South Africa's Chad le Clos has won the gold medal in the men's 200m butterfly at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Three medals in pool for SA

2014-07-25 22:07

Roland Schoeman, Chad le Clos and Sebastien Rousseau have all bagged medals in the pool for SA at the Commonwealth Games.

Roland, Chad to bag 1st gold?

2014-07-25 11:03

Roland Schoeman and Chad le Clos offer Team SA a double shot at their first gold medal of the Commonwealth Games.

SA hope to swim in medals

2014-07-15 21:00

South Africa will once again hope for a massive medal harvest from the swimming team at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games.

Swimmers dodge SA winter

2014-06-06 14:22

As the South African winter announces its arrival, the country's swimmers will be getting into the pool in Monaco this weekend.

So Clos - little bro duels Chad

2014-04-11 12:57

Chad le Clos' brother, Jordan, came close but could not quite emulate his brother at the the SA National Aquatic Championships.

Le Clos eases through heats

2014-04-10 13:59

Chad le Clos moved effortlessly through his heats on the fourth morning of the South African National Aquatic Championships.

Le Clos dominates in Durban

2014-04-07 22:00

Chad le Clos won his big showdown with Dylan Bosch on the opening night of the South Africa Aquatic Championships.

SA swimmers flop in Perth

2014-01-31 15:04

South African swimmers have failed to win a single race on the opening night of the second BHP Billiton Aquatic Super Series.

Le Clos: Bring it on!

2013-11-30 17:01

Swimming sensation Chad le Clos is excited with the prospect of a return to swimming for former Olympic champion Michael Phelps.

Chad relishing new challenges

2013-11-19 20:14

Chad le Clos believes he constantly needs to shift his barriers and challenge the best in their specialist events.

Le Clos dominates in Beijing

2013-11-14 17:22

Chad Le Clos boosted his total gold medal count to 24 with two more first-place victories at the short-course World Cup in Beijing.

Chad eager to emulate Phelps

2013-11-10 14:00

Chad Le Clos was woken up by a "scary" earthquake but took care of business as he stormed to victory at the FINA World Cup series.

Chad continues to dominate

2013-11-06 15:45

Chad le Clos has continued to dominate the pool on Day Two of the Singapore leg of the FINA World Cup series.

Chad smashes his own WR

2013-11-05 15:45

Olympic gold medallist Chad le Clos has bettered is own world 200m butterfly world record at the FINA World Cup event in Singapore.

6 medals on Day 1 for SA

2013-10-21 07:43

Chad le Clos and Roland Schoeman continued to head the South African charge in the Fina World Cup series.

Le Clos dominant in Dubai

2013-10-17 21:00

Chad le Clos came within three-hundredths of a second of breaking his own 200m butterfly world record at the FINA World Cup.

Le Clos, Brown snatch gold

2013-10-13 19:13

Team SA continued their stellar performances at the Moscow leg of the Fina World Cup, adding three more gold medals.

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