Former Premier League winger Sobhy lifts Egypt closer to Olympics

2019-11-12 08:06

Former English Premier League winger Ramadan Sobhy starred as Egypt pipped Ghana and edged closer to a place at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games.

Olympics: Africa football qualifying draw

2018-11-21 10:06

The draw for second round of African football qualifying competition for 2020 Olympic Games in Japan has been announced.

Sevens stays at Olympics until 2024

2017-06-10 06:59

Rugby Sevens has been given the nod to remain an Olympic sport until at least the 2024 Summer Games.

Zika epidemic should fizzle out within three years: study

2016-07-14 21:28

The outbreak of the Zika virus is likely to have peaked and the epidemic should be over within a few years, say researchers.

De Jongh, Kolbe turn focus to Sevens

2016-05-30 14:25

Cheslin Kolbe and Juan de Jongh would surely have been in the Springbok squad were it not for their commitment to the Blitzboks.

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.

Fans sceptical about Olympics

2013-12-12 12:12

Sport24 readers have expressed scepticism at the idea of SA submitting an Olympic bid, despite Nelson Mandela's dream.


Japan eyes 2020 Olympics to retake place on tech podium

2019-03-13 06:46

Japan hopes to use the Tokyo 2020 Olympics to show the world it has regained its touch for innovation and technology.

Team SA targets 15 medals at Tokyo 2020

2018-04-23 13:26

SASCOC president Gideon Sam says South Africa will be targeting 15 medals from the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.

McIlroy 'resents' the Olympic Games

2017-01-09 09:25

Rory McIlroy has revealed that he "resents" the Olympic Games for making him pick between Team GB or Team Ireland.

WATCH: Chad le Clos stars in Omega Olympics campaign

2016-07-10 09:32

South African swimmer Chad le Clos appears in the official Olympic Games ad campaign for Omega. Watch it here.

Concern over Rio's dirty water

2015-08-01 13:11

The IOC on Saturday heard reports on polluted water in Rio and an emblem flap and new stadium plans in Tokyo.

Mbalula backs SA Olympic bid

2014-02-10 20:00

Sports minister Fikile Mbalula says South Africa is ready to host the Olympic Games and the country should bid for the 2024 edition.

SA to bid for Olympic Games

2013-11-16 16:00

IOC executive board member Sam Ramsamy has said South Africa will definitely bid to host either the 2024 or 2028 Olympics.

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