IAAF opts against Qatar bribery probe

2016-10-25 07:58

The International Association of Athletics Federations decided not to investigate bribery claims against Qatar.

Oldest living Olympian dies at 104

2016-10-22 20:45

Simone Schaller, an American hurdler who competed at the 1932 and 1936 Games - and who was believed to be the oldest living Olympian - has died.

Durban at risk of losing 2022 Commonwealth Games

2016-10-21 14:03

Durban could be at risk of losing the 2022 Commonwealth Games that's according to SASCOC president Gideon Sam.

Cape Town to rename stadium after Wayde?

2016-10-18 14:25

Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille wants a stadium in the Mother City to be named after Olympic gold medallist Wayde van Niekerk.

Sanlam extends partnership with Cape Town Marathon

2016-10-18 11:41

The Cape Town Marathon has received a major boost with Sanlam announcing it will extend its sponsorship of the event for another three years.

GALLERY: Capetonians welcome Rio heroes

2016-10-18 10:09

Hundreds of fans took to the streets of Cape Town to watch South Africa's Olympic and Paralympic teams parade through the city.

More arrests in fatal shooting of Tyson Gay's daughter

2016-10-17 13:14

A father and son are the latest arrests in the investigation into the fatal shooting of the 15-year-old daughter of Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay.

Golden girl Ennis-Hill hangs up her spikes

2016-10-13 12:47

Britain's Jessica Ennis-Hill, who won heptathlon gold at the 2012 Olympics, has announced her retirement from athletics.

Olympic champ Brownlee has medical data leaked

2016-10-03 21:10

Olympic triathlon champion Alistair Brownlee became the latest star to have his medical data leaked by Russian computer hackers.

IAAF approves Wayde’s world record

2016-09-28 09:49

The International Association of Athletics Federations has confirmed Wayde van Niekerk’s 400m world record set at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics.


Yego 'lucky to be alive' after car crash

2016-10-24 13:01

Kenya's world javelin champion and Olympic medallist Julius Yego said he was "lucky to be alive" after a car crash.

Coe backs Brisbane bid for 2028 Olympics

2016-10-22 08:48

IAAF president Lord Sebastian Coe has described a potential Brisbane bid to host the 2028 Olympics as "a very attractive proposition."

Mbalula congratulates Semenya, Van Niekerk

2016-10-19 16:21

Fikile Mbalula has congratulated Caster Semenya and Wayde van Niekerk following their nominations for the IAAF World Athlete of the Year awards.

Caster, Wayde up for top IAAF awards

2016-10-18 12:04

South Africans Caster Semenya and Wayde van Niekerk have been nominated for the 2016 IAAF World Athlete of the Year award.

Tyson Gay, thousands in vigil for sprinter's slain daughter

2016-10-18 10:43

Several thousand people including Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay turned out on Monday for a candlelight vigil to honour Gay's 15-year-old daughter.

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.

Tyson Gay's teenage daughter shot dead

2016-10-17 08:39

The teenage daughter of former US Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay has been fatally shot.

Russian champion high jumper stripped of medal

2016-10-06 19:12

London Olympic champion high jumper Anna Chicherova has been stripped of the bronze medal she won at the 2008 Olympic Games.

WATCH: Bolt retains 'fastest man' title on TV show

British television host James Corden and American actor Owen Willson challenged Usain Bolt to a 100m sprint on The Late Late Show.

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US sprinter suspended for doping

2016-09-27 20:07

United States sprinter Trell Kimmons has been suspended for two years after testing positive for a banned stimulant.

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