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Can exercise help control asthma?

2014-08-21 13:25

Active asthmatics, particularly those who are competitive sportspeople, report that they feel more in control of their asthma when they’re fit.

Are you pushing your kids too hard?

2014-08-07 15:13

When it comes to health and fitness, children need to be motivated. But when are you being too pushy with your kids?

Sports injuries and trauma to the teeth

2014-06-12 11:53

About 50% of all sports injuries are to the mouth and the area immediately around it. Learn how to prevent these injuries and what you should do in an emergency.

ATV crash severs Olympic star's spine

2014-06-10 12:56

Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken's spine was severed when the all-terrain vehicle she was riding hit a kerb in a restaurant car park and plunged into a two-metre drop.

Comrades Marathon underway

2014-06-01 07:50

The 2014 Comrades Marathon is underway with South African pair Anele Dlamini and Dewald Engels amongst a three-man pace-setting group a quarter of the way into the race.

Sharks’ finances under scrutiny

2014-05-25 10:47

Trouble is brewing for the Sharks rugby team after a forensic investigation into their finances was ordered following concerns raised by the brand’s auditing company KPMG.

Asthma: learn from the champions

2014-05-05 16:19

Did you know that at least 10% of Olympic athletes are asthma sufferers? This proves that, with the right treatment, nothing should stand in the way of achieving your goals.

Everything you need to know about South Africa’s leading showjumper Lorette Knowles-Taylor

2014-04-29 11:47

A Q&A with leading SA showjumper Lorette Knowles-Taylor, who will be defending her title at the upcoming Nissan Easter Festival.

Little boy steals Brazil vs. Bafana Bafana match

2014-03-06 10:27

SA lose match, but unlikely SA hero's pitch invasion wins it back!

Confessions of a lady angler

2014-02-21 12:30

Fishing has a reputation for being a male hobby, but Pamela Simpson has come to realise she's not just tagging along with her husband, she is an angler!

Petite Taye Perry kicks dust up racing her off-road motorcycle

2014-01-21 15:16

When the big 450cc-powered off-road motorcycle comes blasting past and left in a trail of dust, one does not realise that the petite Taye Perry (22) from Pretoria is the rider.

Show goes on despite SA's loss

2013-12-06 20:22

Soccer, golf and cricket events will go ahead in South Africa this weekend following the death of former president Nelson Mandela.

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The hidden benefits of sport

2013-10-13 09:00

The developmental positives of getting your child involved in sports.

SA Sports Awards launched

2013-09-18 21:00

Sports and recreation minister Fikile Mbalula, along with Chad le Clos and Lucas Sithole have launched the 2013 SA Sports Awards.

SA sports star gets Hollywood role

2013-08-05 09:58

Proteas cricketer Dale Steyn has flown to Hollywood and filmed a cameo role in the new Adam Sandler comedy, The Familymoon.

Supersport picks up where ESPN left off

2013-07-24 13:58

Sport fans can breathe a sigh of relief. Some of the popular programming on the soon-to-be defunct DStv channel ESPN will still be available to viewers in Africa.

Making schoolboy rugby safer

2013-06-25 14:44

As the inspirational Coca-Cola Craven Week is about to unfold in Polokwane and aims to motivate more children to take up the exciting game of rugby.

Benefits of sport for people with disabilities

2013-05-31 12:41

Being involved in a sport can improve the health, well-being and quality of life of any person with a disability.

Outrage over doping in professional sport

2013-05-17 14:22

Governments and professional sporting bodies have expressed their outrage that the use of banned performance-enhancing drugs in professional sport has yet again come to the fore.

Rencken: Why race in Bahrain?

2013-04-18 07:50

Despite Bernie Ecclestone claiming to have dozens of race host applications, the Formula 1 chief executive insists on racing in what could be considered a conflict zone, writes DIETER RENCKEN.

Heikki rejoins Caterham

2013-04-17 10:08

Heikki Kovalainen rejoins Caterham as a reserve driver and will take part in practice sessions ahead of the 2013 Bahrain Grand Prix.

Tuner reveals 500kW Bentley

2013-03-20 11:35

German tuning specialist Anderson unleashed its take on Bentley's Continental GT complete with carbon fibre modifications and a power increase of from 423kW to 500kW.

F1 fans: Schumi's not missed

2013-03-11 14:36

Six out of 10 Germans who follow Formula 1 won't miss retired seven-times World champion Michael Schumacher in the 2013 season, a survey shows.

 

Asthma friendly and unfriendly sports

2014-08-21 13:15

Asthma-friendly sports fulfill a number of requirements. Here's how to find the sport that's right for you.

Soccer cultivates a variety of skills

2014-07-31 15:33

From aerobic prowess to foot-eye coordination and the ability to turn on a dime, soccer hones the body.

Sport: The great equaliser

2014-07-16 15:58

In a world obsessed with instant gratification, sport teaches us the virtue of patience and acceptance.

ATV crash severs Olympic star's spine

2014-06-11 06:00

Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken's spine was severed when the all-terrain vehicle she was riding hit a kerb in a restaurant car park and plunged into a two-metre drop.

Wrist pain

2014-06-04 15:30

Wrist pain or discomfort is common, and usually presents as painful movements, swelling (diffuse or localised), or changes in sensation associated with wrist movement.

Sharks’ finances under scrutiny

2014-05-25 19:55

Trouble is brewing for the Sharks rugby team after a forensic investigation into their finances was ordered.

Are you pushing your kids too hard?

2014-05-16 10:23

When it comes to health and fitness, children need to be motivated. But when are you being too pushy with your kids?

Playing football in hot weather may up concussion risk

2014-04-29 12:46

Playing football during hot and humid weather might lead to a 'perfect storm' of risk factors that boost the chances of concussion.

Little boy steals Brazil vs. Bafana Bafana match

2014-03-07 10:51

SA lose match, but unlikely SA hero's pitch invasion wins it back!

5 things every runner should know

2014-02-26 05:00

These are five techniques and tips all runners need - whether you've been doing it for years, or are just starting off now.

Confessions of a lady angler

2014-02-20 11:55

Fishing has a reputation for being a male hobby, but Pamela Simpson has come to realise she's not just tagging along with her husband, she is an angler!

South Africans will be able to watch 2014 and 2016 Olympics on SuperSport

2014-01-21 11:27

SuperSport has secured the live broadcasting rights of the Olympic Games in 2014 in Sochi and 2016 in Rio de Janeiro for South African viewers.

Attempted murder charges for sports abuse

2013-11-28 12:45

Parents of girl forced to practise sports charged with attempted murder.

NSFW: 10 reasons why we wish we were Sport24

2013-10-24 10:03

The Warwick University Rowing Club is probably the finest specimens of the male body on the internet right now.

VIDEO: Teacher caught slapping student

2013-09-19 16:01

A Japanese teacher was caught on video slapping a student 13 times in only a few seconds.

DStv replaces ESPN with SuperSport 9

2013-08-05 16:26

DStv has announced that they will be adding another SuperSport channel, SuperSport 9, to effectively replace the now-defunct ESPN channel.

Supersport picks up where ESPN left off

2013-07-24 19:15

Sport fans can breathe a sigh of relief. Some of the popular programming on the soon-to-be defunct DStv channel ESPN will still be available to viewers in Africa.

Top 7 Wimbledon wines

2013-06-26 09:34

Have a glass of wine in hand while the grasscourt greats battle it out.

Dolph Ziggler: An entertainer at heart

2013-06-21 10:01

WWE champion Dolph Ziggler can’t wait to entertain SA fans in the upcoming tour.

Minister name drops Beyoncé in speech

2013-05-24 11:22

Less than a year after denying he had ever said he wanted to bring Beyoncé to South Africa, Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula has joked in Parliament that "we'll bring her for you".

Are you consuming substances that can get you banned?

2013-05-15 13:22

Worldwide, governments and professional sporting bodies have expressed their outrage that the use of banned performance-enhancing drugs in professional sport has yet again come to the fore.

5 things every runner should know

2013-04-17 14:49

These are five techniques and tips all runners need - whether you've been doing it for years, or are just starting off now.

Next Range Rover sport for SA

2013-03-27 12:27

Land Rover has unveiled its "fastest model yet" in the US ahead of the New York auto show. What's more the Range Rover Sport is headed to South Africa! GALLERY

Webber's woes: Who's to blame?

2013-03-19 09:45

McLaren has hit back at Formula 1 rival Red Bull's claims that the British team was responsible for Mark Webber's troubles in Melbourne.

Bernie sparks Cape GP rumour

2013-03-05 13:37

"I wanna be in Cape Town," says Bernie Ecclestone as he hopes to stretch F1's already bustling calendar to 22 races in 2014.

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