Ledecky in sizzling 200m freestyle win

2018-06-09 15:49

Katie Ledecky clocked the fastest 200m freestyle time in the world this year, hours after announcing she'd inked her first professional sponsorship deal.

'Iron Lady' Hosszu splits from coach, husband

2018-05-24 15:43

Olympic champion and multiple world record holder Katinka Hosszu said that she was no longer working with her coach and husband Shane Tusup.

Olympian sues USA Swimming alleging sex abuse cover-up

2018-05-22 09:09

Former Olympian Ariana Kukors Smith has filed a lawsuit against USA Swimming, accusing the governing body of knowing she was being sexually abused by her coach.

Ledecky threatens another world record in 400m free win

2018-05-18 10:52

Katie Ledecky followed up her world record-shattering 1 500m freestyle performance with the second-fastest 400m freestyle in history.

Gold Coast winners honoured with Champions Parade

2018-04-23 22:00

Team South Africa's victorious 2018 Commonwealth Games athletes were honoured at a Champions Parade in Pretoria.

Swimming in the ocean may come with infection risks

2018-04-12 12:00

There are indications that pollution is an issue affecting swimmers in many parts of the world.

Le Clos sets sights on Tokyo after Gold Coast treble

2018-04-11 10:43

He's tiptoeing lightly around the subject so whisper it, but Chad le Clos could just become the next Michael Phelps after making history at the Commonwealth Games.

Silver bullet Tandy's two reasons to celebrate

2018-04-11 08:09

South Africa rounded off a hugely successful campaign in the pool by adding another two Commonwealth Games medals to their total on Tuesday night.

Tandy adds to Team SA's medal haul in the pool

2018-04-10 13:48

Swimming star Brad Tandy has added to Team SA's medal haul in the pool at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on Australia's Gold Coast.

Sweet 16 as Le Clos carves out more Games history

2018-04-09 16:32

Chad le Clos toasted South African success in and out of the pool at the Commonwealth Games after rewriting the history books yet again.


Ex-champion Magnini faces 8-year doping ban

2018-06-06 17:19

Italy's anti-doping prosecutors have requested an eight-year ban against former two-time world swimming champion Filippo Magnini.

Japan swim star Koga axed after failed drugs test

2018-05-23 12:02

Former swimming world champion Junya Koga has been kicked out of the Japan squad for the Asian Games after failing a drug test.

Ledecky dominates in 200m freestyle win

2018-05-19 07:39

Katie Ledecky bagged her third victory in three days at the Pro Swim Series meet in Indianapolis with a dominant performance in the 200m freestyle.

Ledecky smashes own 1 500m record in pro debut

2018-05-17 09:26

Five-time Olympic swimming champion Katie Ledecky smashed her own 1 500m freestyle world record by five seconds in her first race as a professional.

Le Clos launches academy in Cape Town

2018-04-20 19:13

Four-time Olympic medallist Chad le Clos has launched his very own world-class swimming academy in Cape Town.

WATCH: Chad le Clos goes surfing Down Under

2018-04-12 10:42

His participation at the 2018 Commonwealth Games has come to an end and now Chad le Clos can enjoy Australia's Gold Coast.

Larkin finds mojo as Peaty crashes to earth

2018-04-11 10:43

Five highlights from the Commonwealth Games swimming competition on the Gold Coast.

Chad, Cameron add to Team SA medal tally

2018-04-10 14:06

Star SA swimming duo Chad le Clos and Cameron van der Burgh have helped Team SA's 4x100m medley relay team to the bronze medal at the Commonwealth Games.

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.

Para-athletes star for Team SA on Gold Coast

2018-04-09 15:21

South African para-athletes brought in more medals at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast.

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