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.


Ryk Neethling believes "Chad le Clos is the best swimmer in the world at the moment".

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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, Roland shine in Moscow

2013-10-12 20:07

SA's Chad le Clos has won the men's 200m butterfly at the FINA World Cup, while compatriot Roland Schoeman won two events.


Chad le Clos' fantastic year

2013-10-09 08:28

Watch SA swim sensation Chad le Clos discuss his fantastic achievements in 2013.

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Jubilant Le Clos returns home

2013-08-13 12:55

South African swimming sensation Chad le Clos has arrived home following a successful fortnight in the pool.

Chad continues golden streak

2013-08-10 19:15

Olympic and world champion Chad le Clos has claimed his second World Cup win with victory in the 200m butterfly final in Berlin.

Subdued ending for swim stars

2013-08-04 15:00

South Africa will not be involved in the final session at the 15th FINA world championships in Barcelona.

Lochte after fourth gold

2013-08-03 15:26

Chad le Clos will battle Ryan Lochte for men's 100m butterfly gold after a fourth world record fell in Barcelona.

Le Clos, Schoeman on form

2013-08-02 11:42

SA's Chad le Clos and Roland Schoeman were on form in Friday's early heats at the 15th FINA World Championships.

Le Clos 'flys' to gold for SA

2013-07-31 18:38

Chad le Clos has won South Africa's first gold at the FINA world championships, winning the 200m butterfly for men.

Le Clos misses Phelps

2013-07-31 07:46

SA's Chad le Clos says he will be missing the presence of swim legend Michael Phelps when he goes into 200m butterfly final.

Le Clos qualifies for final

2013-07-30 20:00

Chad le Clos has qualified for the final of the 200m butterfly at the FINA world championships after winning his semi-final.

Chad, Phelps swim with sharks

2013-07-24 17:32

Chad Le Clos has plans to swim again with Michael Phelps - when the American goes shark-cage diving in South Africa.

High hopes for SA swimmers

2013-07-22 21:01

The South African swimming team left for the world champs with expectations of a greater medal haul than in the previous edition.


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.

Chad eyes title, world record

2013-10-11 14:35

Olympic gold medallist Chad le Clos will not only have his sights on the overall Swimming WC title but another world record in Moscow.


Chad le Clos' fantastic year

2013-10-09 08:26

Watch SA swim sensation Chad le Clos discuss his fantastic achievements in 2013.

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Schoeman sweeps to third gold

2013-08-11 18:30

Roland Schoeman has raced to his third gold medal from three starts on the second day of the Swimming World Cup in Berlin.

Chad 'flys' to new heights

2013-08-07 22:00

Chad le Clos has set a new world record in the men's 200m butterfly short course to open his Swimming World Cup challenge in style.

Le Clos wins butterfly gold

2013-08-03 21:35

Chad le Clos has won gold in the men's 100 metres butterfly at the world championships in Barcelona to add to his 200m triumph.

Chad, Roland into finals

2013-08-03 08:01

Olympic champions Chad le Clos and Roland Schoeman have qualified for their respective finals at the FINA world championships.

Golden night for SA swimmers

2013-07-31 23:00

Chad le Clos, Cameron van der Burgh and Giulio Zorzi gave South Africa a night to remember at the FINA world championships.

Double gold for Team SA?

2013-07-31 13:13

Nkosi Sikelel' iAfrika could ring out not once, but twice, at the FINA World Championships in Barcelona on Wednesday night.

Golden day beckons for SA

2013-07-30 21:30

Cameron van der Burgh, Giulio Zorzi and Chad le Clos have all qualified for their respective finals at the world championships.

SA eye best ever medal haul

2013-07-26 17:30

In theory, South Africa could return from the Fina Swimming World Championships in Barcelona with its best medal haul yet.

Le Clos balances butterflies

2013-07-23 19:01

Chad le Clos admits his new-found status as the world's leading butterfly swimmer has come with its fair share of nerves.

Cash-shy SA bank on Le Clos

2013-07-22 07:43

Olympic golden boy Chad le Clos carries South Africa's medal hope at swimming's world championships in Barcelona.

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