If we are serious about growing the economy and creating jobs, we need to support these young people – even though they don't seem to expect any help or handouts, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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Russian great Alexander Popov and Ukrainian pole vault legend Sergey Bubka, both IOC members, reacted furiously to claims they took bribes.
Ans Botha, Wayde van Niekerk's 74-year-old coach, has been nominated for the Coach of the Year award at the SA Sports Awards.
The South African sport committee was not happy with SASCOC’s choice of attire at the recent Rio Olympic Games.
The US trade deficit unexpectedly widened,, as higher imports of capital goods and record purchases of services from abroad overshadowed a gain in exports.
Two days before Ryan Lochte's drunken antics in Rio, Michael Phelps warned him about "not doing anything bad".
Fifteen of the 558 athletes in the U.S. delegation at the Rio Olympics, or 2.7 percent, had therapeutic-use exemptions.
It seems as if the ongoing public spat between Olympic star Sunette Viljoen and Minister of Sport and Recreation Fikile Mbalula is continuing.
Swimmer Ryan Lochte has been hit with a 10-month suspension following his bogus gunpoint robbery story at the Rio Olympics.
When sports portfolio committee chairperson Beauty Dlulane first heard that long jumper Luvo Manyonga was sitting at home doing nothing, she got into her car and drove to Mbekweni outside Paarl.
Kenya's Olympic chief Kipchoge Keino is under pressure to resign after four of his deputies were accused of mismanagement.
National rowing coach Roger Barrow has shown his patriotic side by turning down an offer to head up the Australian men and women’s rowing programme.
Hundreds of fans took to the streets of Cape Town to watch South Africa's Olympic and Paralympic teams parade through the city.
All 36 referees and judges used at the Rio Olympic boxing have been removed as the sport's amateur governing body investigates the officiating.
US President Barack Obama welcomed relatives of Jesse Owens and 17 other black Americans who competed at the 1936 Olympics to the White House.
The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is "not in a critical situation," its boss said on Wednesday.
Seabelo Senatla looks back on his Rio 2016 bronze medal ordeal with fond memories now that Francois Hougaard has one too.
Wayde van Niekerk’s exploits prove how talent and hard work can pay handsomely
Disgraced US swimmer Ryan Lochte is not letting the events of the Rio Olympics get him down.
No Zika cases have so far been detected among athletes, spectators or other participants in last month's Olympic Games in Brazil.
Sports minister Fikile Mbalula says SA will chase more medals at future Olympics, but has asked for a larger budget to achieve the goal.
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