The International Paralympic Committee has revealed that some athletes have already started receiving vaccinations against COVID-19, ahead of the release of new guidelines that will show that Tokyo Games organisers are in a much better position than the public believes.
All reports indicate that the cancellation of the Tokyo Olympic Games is not on the agenda.
Fans of the late Kobe Bryant, who died a year ago to the day alongside his daughter and seven others when their helicopter crashed into a hillside near Los Angeles, honored the basketball legend on Tuesday in a city where the memory of his death is still fresh.
Pakistan spinners Yasir Shah and Nauman Ali took five wickets between them to restrict South Africa to 220 all out, but the home side faltered in reply to close on 33 for four on Day 1 of a fast-moving first test in Karachi on Tuesday. Azhar Ali and Fawad Alam were both not out on […]
Top-ranked Novak Djokovic and Rafa Nadal will start their 2021 seasons on February 2 when they lead Serbia and Spain respectively in the team-based ATP Cup ahead of the Australian Open.
The South African cricket team will not only look at completing another Test series victory against Pakistan in the sub-continent, but will also take on the responsibility of putting on a decent show in a country that has recently allowed for international cricket to return to its shores.
Chelsea have sacked manager Frank Lampard after a run of five defeats in eight league games left the London side ninth in the Premier League standings, the club said on Monday.
Black Leopards football club have parted-ways with their second coach this season Dylan Kerr.
Manchester United deepened Liverpool's January gloom as Bruno Fernandes's pinpoint free-kick earned his side a 3-2 win in a blockbuster FA Cup fourth-round clash at Old Trafford on Sunday.
SuperSport United are now second on the DSTV Premiership log following Bradley Grobler and Sipho Mbule's unanswered goals away to Tshakuma FC in Thohoyandou on Sunday.
Ultra Extreme Open Water and Ice Swimmer, Ryan Stramrood, has been nominated for an prestigious international award.
Dustin Poirier scored a sensational knockout victory over Conor McGregor at UFC 257, decking him in the second round to put himself in pole position for another crack at the lightweight title.
One case of COVID-19 among those in quarantine ahead of the Australian Open has been reclassified, local health officials said on Sunday, leaving nine active cases in the group of players and support staff isolating in Melbourne hotels.
Former captain Nasser Hussain has questioned England's decision to rest Jonny Bairstow for the first two Tests against India next month, saying the batsman's spin proficiency was particularly needed at the start of the "iconic series".
Mamelodi Sundowns and Swallows FC remain unbeaten in the DSTV Premiership after 13 matches played.
World number one Ash Barty is itching to get back to competitive tennis at the Australian Open but has poured cold water on the idea that she might be set to end the 43-year wait for a homegrown women’s champion. Barty reached the semi-finals at Melbourne Park for the first time last year before sitting […]
The entire Olympic movement is united in its determination to ensure the Tokyo Games happen in July and August, International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach said in a video message to mark the six-month countdown to the opening ceremony.
Barcelona's transfer business has been criticised by fans and pundits alike in recent years but few decisions could have been more ill thought out than allowing Uruguay striker Luis Suarez to leave for Atletico Madrid in the close season.
The 39-year-old Motlanthe becomes the youngest ever CEO of Safa since the establishment of the country's football controlling body in 1991.
Matches are coming thick and fast in the 2020/21 DSTV Premiership campaign. There will be five matches on Saturday and two on Sunday.
British Athletics has cancelled its indoor championships set to begin in Glasgow next month due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the governing body said on Friday.
Advocate Tebogo Motlanthe has been appointed the CEO of the South African Football Association (SAFA).
Japan stood firm on Friday on its commitment to host the Tokyo Olympics this year and denied reports of a possible cancellation but the pledge looks unlikely to ease public concern about holding the event during a global pandemic.
Japan's government has privately concluded the Tokyo Olympics will have to be cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic, The Times reported, citing an unnamed senior member of the ruling coalition.
Red Bull have agreed a deal to continue using Honda's power unit after the Japanese manufacturer leaves Formula One next year but it depends on a vote to freeze engine development, according to team advisor Helmut Marko.
India's stand-in captain Ajinkya Rahane returned home to a red carpet welcome in Mumbai on Thursday, having led a severely depleted side to a famous test series win in Australia.
World number one Novak Djokovic on Wednesday hit back at criticism of his letter to Australian Open chief Craig Tiley in which he suggested easing of quarantine restrictions, saying his good intentions were “misconstrued”.
Spanish athletes investigated for doping could have their identities protected after Spain’s High Court on Wednesday rejected an appeal by the national anti-doping agency, ruling information on doping should be classified as health data.
Britain’s world and Olympic 100 metres breaststroke champion Adam Peaty said he was hopeful the delayed Tokyo Games would go ahead after his place on the plane was confirmed by Team GB on Wednesday.
Tennis coach Daniel Vallverdu says players who have been locked down in their hotel rooms for 14 days ahead of the Australian Open should get preferential treatment from organisers such as prime practice times and matches scheduled in the cooler hours of the day.