Racial edicts in the form of the current empowerment regime have been presented as a non-negotiable by President Ramaphosa, writes Terence Corrigan.
Saudi Arabia's football team will play Palestine in the occupied West Bank for the first time Tuesday.
Dakar Rally chiefs defended the decision to stage the world's most gruelling motor racing event in Saudi Arabia despite the kingdom's controversial human rights record.
Minister of Trade and Industry Rob Davies is in Saudi Arabia to follow up on the Kingdom's pledge to invest $10bn in South Africa.
Egypt goalkeeper Essam El Hadary is now the oldest player ever to appear at a World Cup after the 45-year-old was named in the team to face Saudi Arabia.
The 2017-18 season has been the best of times, and the worst of times for Mohamed Salah.
No-one expected Egypt, Morocco or Saudi Arabia to win the World Cup but for all three to crash out on the same day was a disaster for Arab football.
Russia’s Rossiya airline revealed that a bird is the likely reason behind one of the plane's engine to malfunction during Saudi Arabia's teams flight.
Asia's quartet of World Cup representatives failed to deliver a single victory four years ago and hopes of a turnaround in Russia are low.
Take a look at the key statistics for hosts Russia ahead of the 2018 World Cup of their opening clash against Saudi Arabia in Group A.
British pop star Robbie Williams will perform at the Soccer World Cup opening ceremony in Moscow on Thursday, FIFA confirmed.
Saudi Arabia's national football team will play Palestine in the occupied Palestinian territories on October 15, the kingdom's sports authority said Friday.
Brazil struggled to victory over hosts Saudi Arabia in a stuttering performance on a muggy night in Riyadh in a friendly international.
A goal in the 95th minute has seen Saudi Arabia snatch a victory from Egypt in Group A at the 2018 Soccer World Cup in Russia.
Here's what teams in Group A and Group B need to do to keep their Soccer World Cup hopes alive heading into the final round of group matches.
Egypt plans to complain to FIFA about the "injustice" of match officials during the team's World Cup loss to Russia.
Egypt along with Morocco and Saudi Arabia have been knocked out of the 2018 Soccer World Cup.
The plane carrying Saudi Arabia's Soccer World Cup team suffered a fire in one of its engines as the players flew to Rostov-on-Don for their next match.
Hosts Russia got their 2018 Soccer World Cup campaign off to the perfect start with a win over Group A opponents Saudi Arabia.
Host nation Russia are under enormous pressure to perform as they head into Thursday's World Cup opener against Saudi Arabia.
All the need-to-know facts on the international teams vying for glory at the 2018 Soccer World Cup in Group A.
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