The Swiss pair of Nino Schurter and Lars Forster have clawed their way back to just over a minute behind ABSA Cape Epic leaders, Manuel Fumic and Henrique Avancini on the fourth stage of the mountain bike stage race.
England manager Gareth Southgate expressed his support for Declan Rice after the West Ham midfielder apologised on Thursday for old social media posts that appeared to express support for the IRA.
Canada's Felix Auger-Aliassime advanced to the main draw at the Miami Open with a 7-6, 6-2 win over Italy's Paolo Lorenzi.
It's crunch time for Bafana Bafana in the CAF Africa Cup of nations qualifiers as they play away to Libya on Sunday.
The French Open announced an 8% increase to its prize money for the 2019 tournament on Thursday, with the men's and women's singles winners to take home 2.3 million euros ($2.62 million).
France midfielder Paul Pogba believes England's Raheem Sterling is sometimes treated differently by the British media because he is black and does not get the recognition he deserves for his achievements.
Seven-time major champion Park In-bee, who ended a long break two weeks ago in Singapore, isn't feeling any rust as she defends her title at this week's LPGA Founders Cup.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday appointed a world champion kickboxer as acting head of a majority Buddhist region in the south of the country.
The Bulls have welcomed back centre Burger Odendaal for their Super Rugby match against the Chiefs from New Zealand in Pretoria on Saturday.
Iker Casillas wants to retire at FC Porto after extending his contract with the Portuguese club, the Spanish goalkeeper said on Wednesday.
The boxing tournament scheduled for Port Elizabeth on Saturday has been postponed till next Friday.
South Africa's veteran leg-spinner Imran Tahir conceded only five runs in a decisive super over as they beat Sri Lanka in their opening Twenty20 International on Tuesday after both teams had finished their innings with the same score.
The clamour in Australia to include Adam Zampa in the Cricket World Cup squad has reached fever pitch after his strong series in India but the leg spinner feels his place is far from assured.
The good performance by South African athletes last year has helped attract three sponsors for Athletics South Africa for the upcoming season.
With six matches remaining in the Guinness Pro 14 season, the Southern Kings are determined to finish on a high note.
The Warriors coaching staff say the young players in the squad are responding well to the new coaching techniques being used by the Port Elizabeth-based cricket franchise.
The head of Japan's Olympic Committee said Tuesday he would step down in June, as French authorities probe his involvement in payments made before Tokyo was awarded the 2020 Summer Games.
Mohamed Salah has failed to score in seven consecutive Liverpool games but team mate Virgil van Dijk says it is only a matter of time before the goals come for the Egyptian forward.
At 75, former footballer Baerbel Wohlleben still clearly remembers the moment in 1974 when a journalist asked, "but when you head the ball, doesn't it mess up your hair?"
A lawyer for FIFA council member Mahfuza Akhter Kiron is set to file a petition in a Bangladesh court on Tuesday seeking bail for the official who has been arrested in a defamation case following her criticism of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Chippa United coach, Clinton Larsen, is happy with his side's progress despite dropping two valuable points at home against Highlands Park on Sunday.
Dominic Thiem claimed his first Masters 1000 title after coming from a set down to defeat Roger Federer 3-6 6-3 7-5 and win the BNP Paribas Open on Sunday in Indian Wells.
Liverpool usurped Manchester City to take top spot in the Premier League but needed a James Milner penalty nine minutes from time to see off lowly Fulham 2-1 at Craven Cottage on Sunday.
Former Juventus midfielder Stefano Sturaro scored in his first match for Genoa, a 2-0 victory which ended the title-holders unbeaten run in Serie A on Sunday in the wake of their Champions League heroics.
Fourth seed, Roger Federer, will attempt to become the first tennis player ever to win six Indian Wells titles in California.
Valtteri Bottas upstaged his Mercedes world champion team-mate Lewis Hamilton on Sunday to win the season-opening Australian Formula One Grand Prix in a sizzling performance that he called his "best ever".
The Bangladesh cricket team arrived home in Dhaka on Saturday, a day after narrowly escaping the mosque attack that killed 50 people in New Zealand.
Wales may seem Europe's best hope of World Cup glory in Japan this year after winning the Six Nations with a Grand Slam, but injuries could yet play a part by the time the tournament starts in September.
A dejected Rafael Nadal pulled out of his Indian Wells semi-final against old foe Roger Federer on Saturday with a right knee injury and said he'll turn his attention to getting fit for the claycourt season.
South Africa's national cricket team needs to chase down a target of 226 runs to complete a clean-sweep over Sri Lanka in the five-match One Day International series.