SA Olympian Van Zyl hangs up spikes

2018-04-23 20:00

South African Olympian LJ van Zyl has decided to hang up his boots and end his illustrious athletics career.

Manyonga shines in Shanghai with unbeatable jumps

2017-05-14 06:23

Another astonishing performance of long jumper Luvo Manyonga has coach Neil Cornelius believing the best is yet to come.

SA quartet set for Diamond League opener

2017-05-04 18:50

Four of South Africa's in-form track stars will open their international campaigns on Friday night.

Viljoen through as Van Zyl bows out

2016-08-17 05:10

Sunette Viljoen was the shining light for Team South Africa on Tuesday night after a tough session on the track at Rio 2016.

Van Zyl qualifies for 400m hurdles SF

2016-08-15 19:10

South Africa's LJ van Zyl progressed safely into the semi-finals of the men's 400 metre hurdles on Monday as he finished second in his heat.

Van Zyl sets sights on African Champs

2016-06-17 13:04

SA 400m hurdles champion LJ van Zyl will shed the disappointment of Stockholm’s Diamond League meeting and look to star in Durban.

Van Zyl facing world-class line-up in Stockholm

2016-06-15 13:58

SA's 400m hurdles record holder LJ van Zyl is the only South African representative at the eighth leg of the IAAF Diamond League in Sweden.

Van Zyl to run for first-born son

2015-09-08 18:11

LJ van Zyl, top South African 400m hurdle runner believes all his racing achievements pale into comparison when it comes to becoming a father.

Van Zyl set for sixth world champs

2015-08-14 15:29

Lining up at his sixth IAAF World Championships, LJ van Zyl is experienced enough not to allow his imagination to run away with him.

Van Zyl completes 'hat-trick' in Monaco

2015-07-18 14:38

LJ van Zyl completed his hat-trick when he clocked a time of 48.88 seconds in the 400-hurdles at the Diamond League Meeting in Monaco.


No stopping Caster as she powers to Zurich win

2017-08-24 21:14

Caster Semenya powered to yet another win, this time outclassing the field in the 800m event at a Diamond League meeting in Zurich.

Van Zyl more confident after 3rd place finish

2017-05-08 07:10

Finishing third in the 400m hurdles at the Diamond League Meeting in Doha was just the confidence booster LJ van Zyl needed before he lines up in Shanghai.

Van Zyl, Fredericks resume their rivalry

2017-04-21 08:26

One of the most exciting rivalries will resume in Potchefstroom when LJ van Zyl and Cornel Fredericks battle it out to become the SA 400m hurdles champion.

SA athletes back to Earth with a bump

2016-08-15 21:08

After the highs of Wayde van Niekerk's gold in the 400m, the SA athletes in action on Monday at the Rio Olympics had little to cheer about.

Van Zyl feels good ahead of Rio

2016-07-26 14:36

Two-time Olympic hurdler LJ van Zyl has put the finishing touches to his racing ahead of the upcoming 2016 Olympics.

Van Zyl ends fourth in poor conditions

2016-06-17 07:01

South African national record holder LJ van Zyl settled for fourth place in the men's 400m hurdles race in Stockholm.

Van Zyl, Fredericks to resume rivalry

2016-04-14 14:16

One of the most exciting rivalries will resume when LJ van Zyl and Cornel Fredericks battles it out to become the SA 400-hurdles champion.

Akani Simbine into 100m semis

2015-08-22 14:29

South Africa’s Akani Simbine finished 3rd in his 100m heat to advance to the semi-finals at the IAAF World Championships.

Van Niekerk, Van Zyl impress in London

2015-07-26 10:34

South African champion and record holder, Wayde van Niekerk, again impressed by winning the 400m at the Diamond League in London.

SA trio want more than silver

2015-07-11 11:53

South African athletes continue to impress on the international stage, but they want to do even better.

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