Semenya leads SA challenge at Paris Diamond League meet

2018-06-29 12:45

Six South African athletes will carry the flag when the IAAF Diamond League series makes its seventh stop of the season in Paris.

Simbine targets wins, not times for 2018

2018-05-30 12:31

Commonwealth Games champion Akani Simbine has made it his goal to become a dominant force in the 100m this year.

Less proves to be more for Simbine

2018-05-20 10:45

Sprinter Akani Simbine left for his Italian base of Gemona this week in much the same way he did last year – as a marked man.

Simbine: There was NO WAY Blake was going to beat me

2018-04-14 09:56

Akani Simbine says he was highly motivated to overtake Jamaica's Yohan Blake in the final of the 4x100m at the Commonwealth Games.

WATCH: Team SA dazzles at the Commonwealth Games

Team SA is making the country proud at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia and racked up a total of 26 medals after seven days. Watch.

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Simbine's mom takes day off work to watch golden son stun the world

2018-04-10 11:17

While the world was glued to their TV screens for the men's 100m final, one set of eyes were a little more special than the rest.

Bruintjies to Simbine: Take me with you!

2018-04-10 09:25

South Africa's 100m silver medallist at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, Henricho Bruintjies has described how he fed off Akani Simbine in the race.

Blake blames stumble for shock loss to Simbine

2018-04-09 16:32

Jamaican Yohan Blake stumbled out of the blocks and said he was "all over the place" in coming third as Akani Simbine won the 100m final.

Simbine, Bruintjies join Cremona in Games finals

2018-04-08 18:53

A trio of South African athletes had no trouble in the preliminary athletics rounds at the Commonwealth Games, booking their places in two finals.

Pressure on Simbine to shine

2018-03-25 06:05

With South Africa’s poster boy Wayde van Niekerk out injured, all eyes will be on SA 100m record holder, Akani Simbine at the Commonwealth Games.


SA elite ready for Diamond League in Rome

2018-05-30 16:45

A small but strong group of South African athletes will line up in Rome at the fourth stop in the IAAF Diamond League series.

Hughes pips Simbine in Boston 100m dash

2018-05-20 22:29

Britain's Zharnel Hughes has won the 100m crown at Sunday's Boston Games meet on a unique straight 200m downtown track.

'Street meet' takes global stars to heart of Boston

2018-05-18 21:23

The Boston Games features distance events on a college track and afternoon sprints on an elevated straightaway track built at Boston Common.

SA relay quartet cruises into final

2018-04-13 08:13

Team SA's quartet of Henricho Bruintjies, Emile Erasmus, Anaso Jobodwana and Akani Simbine has reached the 4x100m relay final.

Headmaster's fight to get Simbine to sprint

2018-04-10 18:13

South Africa's newest sporting hero, Akani Simbine, was only convinced midway through high school to pursue a career in athletics.

SA sport's golden night in Australia

2018-04-10 10:24

Team South Africa's efforts in the pool and on the track made for one of the country's great sporting nights on Monday.

SA hero Simbine struggles to remember 100m final

2018-04-10 08:00

South Africa's new hero Akani Simbine says he cannot remember all of Monday's 100m final, which he won.

Simbine, Bruintjies stun Jamaican star to finish 1-2 in 100m

2018-04-09 14:18

South African sprint star Akani Simbine has won the gold medal in the final of the men's 100m at the Commonwealth Games on Australia's Gold Coast.

Simbine, Bruintjies speed into 100m final

2018-04-08 10:15

South Africa's Akani Simbine and Henricho Bruintjies are into the final of the men's 100m event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.

Simbine, Bruintjies headline 100m in Paarl

2018-03-20 11:52

Akani Simbine and Henricho Bruintjies are undoubtedly one of the major drawcards in the men's 100m at the Athletix Grand Prix in Paarl.

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