SA celebrates as Commonwealth Games come to Durban

2015-09-02 08:25

The Commonwealth Games of 2022 will be coming to the City of Durban after a unanimous vote by the Commonwealth Games Federation.

Athletics SA set for R6.2m boost

2015-07-09 06:59

Athletics South Africa could soon receive some financial relief once a deal with a Kuwaiti benefactor has been concluded.

R100m for 10 Olympic medals?

2015-04-05 15:30

SASCOC say they need more than R100 million to properly prepare the team for the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro and achieve its 10-medal target.

Lack of new talent worries Sam

2014-11-18 16:08

SASCOC president Gideon Sam has said that the lack of future talent in South African Olympic sports was a worrying trend.

SASCOC lobbies for 2022 bid

2014-07-31 14:28

SASCOC have said it was making strides in petitioning for support in the country's bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

SASCOC seek R10bn overhaul

2014-07-15 16:09

A whopping R10 billion is needed to take the country's sport to a competitive level on the international stage, Gideon Sam has said.

Sascoc to up transformation

2014-06-30 07:14

Sascoc president Gideon Sam has urged national sports federations to unite and push the transformation agenda forward.

Top five finish for Team SA?

2014-06-11 18:00

SASCOC has set Team SA a target of finishing among the top-five nations at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

Durban to put in Games bid

2014-03-31 22:08

Durban has formally indicated they plan to bid for the 2022, Commonwealth Games officials have confirmed.

Sascoc welcomes Mayweather

2014-01-16 07:48

A visit from Floyd Mayweather is right on the money in terms of rejuvenating the sport , Sascoc president Gideon Sam has said.


SA athletes face tough Olympic qualifying criteria

2015-07-09 12:15

SA athletes must meet stringent qualifying standards to be selected for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, SASCOC announced.

Sam: We need to get out of dip

2015-07-08 17:30

South African sport needs to get out of its financial problems quickly, says SASCOC president Gideon Sam.

SASCOC want 10 medals in Rio

2014-11-18 23:04

SASCOC president Gideon Sam says Team South Africa will be targeting at least 10 medals at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

SASCOC's Sam completes 94.7

2014-11-17 16:07

SASCOC president Gideon Sam has successfully completed Momentum 94.7 Cycle Challenge in Johannesburg at the weekend.

Glasgow wowed by Durban bid

2014-07-21 22:21

Durban was thrust into the spotlight following an impressive presentation to the Commonwealth Games Federation General Assembly.

No flag on cricket emblem!?

2014-07-14 10:20

Sascoc has set Cricket South Africa an ultimatum to remove the national flag from the emblem of the national cricket team.

SA men cyclists to miss CGames

2014-06-26 12:35

The South Africa men's road team will miss the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow next month, Cycling SA has said.

Mbalula laments slow change

2014-04-05 22:00

Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula says athletics, cricket, football, netball and rugby are falling behind with transformation.

SA ponders Commonwealth bid

2014-02-11 12:00

The South African government is considering the possibility of hosting the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Boost for local athletes

2013-11-19 18:00

South Africa’s top athletes will be spending more time at European training camps in the build-up to the 2016 Olympic Games.

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