South African Kevin Anderson has beaten American Ryan Harrison in the US Open in five sets.
Serena Williams took the first cautious step towards a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title with a 6-4 6-0 first-round win over Magda Linette on Monday as an excited U.S. Open crowd welcomed the new tennis mother back to the 'Big Apple'.
The U.S. Open started with a bang as world number one Simona Halep christened the newly renovated Louis Armstrong Stadium with a shock 6-2 6-4 loss to unseeded Estonian Kaia Kanepi on Monday, becoming the first top seed to lose an opening match at Flushing Meadows.
In 139 pictures dating back to 1962, Wessel Oosthuizen tells a story of triumph, disappointment, sadness and joy from athletes, young and old in his exhibition ‘SPORT, my passion, my love, my life’.
South Africa are back at number seven in the World Rugby rankings, for the third time since the rankings system was introduced, back in 2003.
The City of Cape Town says it has reached the public comment stage of the municipality's Draft Sports Facilities Management Policy.
Plans for Super Rugby's latest format revamp should be finalised in November, New Zealand Rugby chief executive Steve Tew said Monday.
Silverstone circuit organisers apologised to MotoGP fans on Sunday after the British round of the championship was cancelled due to heavy rain making it too dangerous to race.
Lewis Hamilton said Ferrari had 'trick things going on' with their car after Sebastian Vettel won Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix but emphasised he was not accusing his Formula One rivals of doing anything illegal.
Famed South African club Kaizer Chiefs edged closer to ending a trophy drought by drawing 2-2 at SuperSport United Sunday in the first leg of an early-season cup semi-final.
Springboks Coach Rassie Erasmus has described South Africa's Rugby Championship defeat to Argentina as simply, embarrassing.
Ethiopian Sintayheu Yinesu has won the forty-two kilometre race at the 2018 Mandela Marathon in the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands. It was his first attempt at the race.
Cape Town City have beaten a second string Mamelodi Sundowns one-nil in the first leg of the MTN8 semi-final at the Cape Town Stadium.
New Zealand has claimed the coveted Trans-Tasmanian Bledisloe Cup for the 16th consecutive time with an emphatic 40-12 win over Australia in their second Rugby Championship match at Eden Park in Auckland.
SuperSport United have a date with Kaizer Chiefs in their MTN8 first leg semi-final at the Lucas Moripe Stadium in Atteridgeville in Pretoria on Sunday afternoon.
The MTN8 first leg semi-finals take place this weekend. Cape Town City are at home against Mamelodi Sundowns on Saturday afternoon.
New Zealand's dominance of world rugby is set to continue on Saturday when they take on Australia in the Rugby Championship in Auckland.
Kipyegon Bett, Kenya’s world 800 metres bronze medallist, has tested positive for banned blood booster Erythropoeitin (EPO), Athletics Kenya (AK), officials said on Friday.
A young South African baseball player has an opportunity of a lifetime to showcase his talents in the USA.
Tiger Woods says he is looking forward to something different when he and Phil Mickelson compete in a head-to-head golf showdown during United States' Thanksgiving weekend in November.
FIFA on Friday hit the Palestinian Football Association chief with a year-long "match" ban after he called for protests against Lionel Messi over plans for Argentina to play Israel in Jerusalem.
France's World Cup-winning captain Hugo Lloris has been charged with drunk-driving after the Tottenham keeper was stopped by police in the early hours of Friday morning.
The renamed Force India Formula One team will start from zero at this weekend's Belgian Grand Prix after being stripped of their constructors' championship points and accepted as a new mid-season entry
South Africa has become a prominent force in the sprint categories in world athletics thanks to the efforts of Wayde van Niekerk, Anaso Jobodwana and Akani Simbine
Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets says the Spanish footballers' union (AFE) is united in opposition to La Liga's plans to play one regular season game in the United States.
Lock Franco Mostert is the only change to South Africa’s team for Saturday’s Rugby Championship test against Argentina in Mendoza as coach Rassie Erasmus looks to repeat last weekend’s home win at the start of the southern hemisphere competition.
The La Liga season may only be a week old but Barcelona forward Luis Suarez is showing similar worrying signs of the struggles he faced at the start of the last campaign, which may prove a stumbling block to his side’s hopes of retaining their title.
Novak Djokovic heads into the U.S. Open in sizzling form after collecting a fourth Wimbledon title and completing a sweep of Masters series events over the last month, but the Serb admits there were times when the long road back from injury brought “more than a few moments of doubt” about his future.
South African wheelchair tennis star, Kgothatso Montjane, has secured sponsorship worth R1.5 million, following her exploits at the Wimbledon Championship in July.
A ten-man Mamelodi Sundowns were frustrated after drawing 0-0 with Highlands Park in an Absa Premiership match on Wednesday evening.