The economy of sport - and 6 gender myths stunting growth

2018-09-16 23:15

If sporting market revenue could double between 2005 and 2017 with negligible investment in half the population, think what could be achieved if the playing field were even, writes Marelise van der Merwe.

WATCH: Nun steals the show with a perfect pitch during a baseball game

2018-08-21 12:31

Sister Mary Jo may have just become the coolest nun in Chicago, thanks to her super pitching skills.

WATCH: No boys allowed: Girls who love boxing are given the space to shine

2018-08-01 14:35

These young boxers are in a female only sparring class and say that not having boys around makes them more comfortable.

How much the first black South African woman to play at Wimbledon got in prize money

2018-07-16 16:00

Kgothatso Montjane talks about competitors, meeting Meghan Markle and prize money. And we explore whether there are still gender pay gaps when you're at the top of your game.

MultiChoice opening all SuperSport channels for 18 days to DStv subscribers

2018-07-11 14:04

MultiChoice is opening its entire set of SuperSport channels for lower-tiered DStv subscribers for 18 days between 13 and 31 July.

Football and the art of war

2018-07-08 05:56

Watching the soccer World Cup fans in full nationalistic cry is like a global version of America’s unbridled patriotism, writes Gayle Edmunds.


2018-06-21 12:00

“MY TALENT was discovered when I was at school. That is why I support sporting activities with all my heart.”.

2018 Soccer World Cup: TV schedule disruption, coverage plans and where to watch what

2018-06-14 14:46

South African TV viewers will experience disruption to their SABC TV schedules due to the 2018 Soccer World Cup.

Meet Cape Town's very own golf prodigy who is only 8 years old

2018-05-23 08:50

He played his first round of golf at the tender age of 4 and today, at the age of 8, he has his sights set on the European Kids Golfing Championship in Scotland.

A swamp of misogyny

2018-05-13 05:56

Athletics body sets new rules for ‘athletes with different sex development’, writes Aslam Dasoo.


Controversy sparked as French tennis player is given a code violation for taking her top off during match

2018-08-27 07:53

And see the most controversial fashion moments from Wimbledon throughout the years.

Mini-golf, quidditch, dodgeball: 8 kids games that became adult tournaments

2018-08-06 14:28

The likes of dodgeball, quidditch, mini golf and table soccer are becoming increasingly popular among adults – even on professional, world-class levels. Who said playing games is just for children?

The top paid women in sports, television, movies and music

2018-07-16 14:22

These athletes, actors and performers are at the top of their game and we do not expect anything less from them.

Editorial: PSL drops the ball again

2018-07-08 12:01

The Premier Soccer League leadership dropped the ball by failing to deal decisively with the Tendai Ndoro saga when it first surfaced. Ndorogate, as it has become known, is likely to throw the league programme into disarray.

Watch: This Joburg woman started pole-dancing to lose weight – now she's SA's champion

She thought it would be a fun way to slim down.

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From nyaope boy to national hero

2018-06-17 12:19

It wasn’t that long ago that Xolani Luvuno used to get high on nyaope. Today, he’s high on life.

Africa's 5 greatest moments in World Cup history

Business Insider Sub-Saharan Africa looked back to five of Africa's greatest moments in the tournament's history.

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The game that makes us one

2018-05-13 05:56

There is this lovely story that has become folklore among those who love football and who believe that the world’s conflicts would be solved if everybody embraced the beautiful game, writes Mondli Makhanya.

Sports minister wants urgent report on Moses Mabhida chaos

2018-04-23 22:55

Minister of sport Tokozile Xasa is demanding a report into the chaos that broke out at the Nedbank Cup semi-final between Kaizer Chiefs and Free State stars, which has left 18 injured.

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