While SONA's focus is on broad issues, it is cold comfort for water-less Giyani, Metsimaholo, Polokwane, writes Mbhazima Shilowa.
Chinese Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang's anti-doping case won't be settled before mid-January because of translation problems.
China's swimming star Sun Yang, accused of smashing a blood vial with a hammer, faces an eight-year ban if charges against him are upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Friday.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport says it is postponing its hearing on the decision by FINA, the governing body of swimming, to clear Chinese star Sun Yang of doping.
Chinese state media hit out at Australia's swimmers after Shayna Jack failed a drugs test, accusing the team of "utter hypocrisy".
China's Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang has hit back at sniping rivals accusing him of doping violations, telling them: "I'm standing up for all of you!"
Heated podium protests targeting Olympic star Sun Yang have hurt swimming's image, the chief of the sport's world body has said.
The Swimming World Championships in Gwangju have been dominated by Sun Yang and renewed doping allegations.
Reigning champion Caeleb Dressel swam a sizzling 100 metres freestyle heat at the world championships in Gwangju.
China's Sun Yang and British rival Duncan Scott were rebuked by FINA following a heated exchange after Sun retained the 200n freestyle title.
China's Sun Yang was snubbed on the podium again after retaining his 200 metres freestyle world title following a controversial disqualification.
Chinese swimming star Sun Yang told the Court of Arbitration for Sport that doping testers were at fault by failing to identify themselves correctly.
CAS has given Chinese Olympic and world champion swimmer Sun Yang, accused of smashing a doping test sample, a November court date
Australian swimmer Mack Horton has no regrets over his anti-doping podium protest against China's Sun Yang.
American superstar Caeleb Dressel has invited comparisons to Olympic legend Michael Phelps after shining at the world swimming championships.
Chinese swim king Sun Yang is no drug cheat and has been the victim of "ill-informed" protests from athletes at the world championships, insists his Australian coach.
American Caeleb Dressel completed a busy turnaround to fire off the best heat times in the 100 metres butterfly and 50m free.
China's head swim coach has hit back at world championship protests against Sun Yang over fresh allegations of doping breaches, calling them "harmful" and "prejudiced".
Four-time Olympic medallist Chad le Clos has voiced his opinion over Sun Yang competing in this year's FINA World Championships in Gwangju.
Sun Yang suffered another salty snub after retaining his 200m freestyle world title on a controversial disqualification that sparked howls of protest.
Australian swimmer Mack Horton was slammed as "arrogant" and "rude" by Chinese media as his feud with China's Sun Yang accelerated at the world championships.
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