SA take silver in 4x200m event at World Relays

2019-05-12 13:56

Storming around the track in record time, the South African men's 4x200m team earned the country's first ever medal at the IAAF World Relays.

SA athletes on fire in Nigeria

2018-08-03 06:59

Defending champions South Africa enjoyed a spectacular afternoon session on Day 2 of the CAA African Senior Championships in Nigeria.

ASA to observe Magakwe ruling

2015-04-15 19:09

ASA president Aleck Skhosana says that they will observe the ruling laid down on SA 100m record holder Simon Magakwe.

Magakwe looks towards Olympics

2014-10-15 14:31

Although 2014 was the most successful in Simon Magakwe's career, the sprinter has not lost track of his ultimate dream.

Magakwe holds his own

2014-06-17 21:03

The majority of the SA contingent put up firm challenges, but ultimately struggled at the Golden Spike athletics meeting.

Magakwe breaking barriers

2014-04-13 16:26

Simon Magakwe's historic run at where he broke through the 10-second barrier could see South Africa become a sprinting hub.

Magakwe fails in Olympic bid

2012-06-28 18:05

SA sprinting sensation Simon Magakwe has failed to qualify for the Olympic games despite winning gold at the African Championships.


Magakwe builds on fine form with Grand Prix win

2019-04-14 10:59

Former national 100m record holder Simon Magakwe stormed over the line in 10.06 seconds at the Athletics Grand Prix Series meeting in Bloemfontein.

Magakwe scandal shocks athletes

2015-04-17 19:10

SA 100m sprinter Simon Magakwe has gone to ground following his two-year ban after he allegedly refused a dope test in December.

SA sprint ace banned for 2 years

2015-04-15 09:46

Sprinter Simon Magakwe has been banned for two years for refusing to submit to an out-of-competition doping test.

Thieves dash off with Magakwe's car

2014-09-08 14:43

SA 100m sprinter Simon Magakwe has fallen victim to an elaborate car-jacking scheme.

Magakwe leads SA contigent

2014-06-06 10:23

South African athletes struggled in Rome, with sprinter Simon Magakwe producing the strongest challenge of his compatriots.

Magakwe breaks SA record

2014-04-12 15:21

Simon Magakwe became the first South African to break the sub-10-second barrier in the 100 metres at the SA Athletics Championships.

Mokoena no-show 'defiant'

2010-10-02 13:51

SASCOC has called long jumper Khotso Mokoena's refusal to travel to the Commonwealth Games "defiant" and "unacceptable".

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