Aiden Markram was handed a likely lifeline to the Cricket World Cup on Monday when he was named in South Africa's squad for the final two one-day internationals against Sri Lanka.
Serena Williams's first tournament since the Australian Open came to an abrupt end on Sunday as the ailing 23-time Grand Slam champion retired from her third-round WTA match against Garbine Muguruza at Indian Wells.
The Blitzboks have won the Vancouver Sevens. South Africa has beaten France 21-12 in the final, after wins over Argentina and Fiji on the last day of the tournament.
Arsenal inflicted Ole Gunnar Solskjaer's first domestic defeat as Manchester United caretaker manager to leapfrog their opponents into the Premier League's top four with a vital 2-0 victory at the Emirates on Sunday.
Two goals each for Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane helped Liverpool to keep in touch with Premier League leaders Manchester City with a 4-2 win over lowly Burnley at Anfield on Sunday.
A cyclist has died after collapsing during the 41st annual Cape Town Cycle Tour. Race Director, David Bellairs, says the cyclist collapsed at Smitswinkel Bay.
South Africa punched their ticket to the quarter-finals at the 2019 World Rugby Sevens in Vancouver with a 19-7 win over the United States on Saturday.
Organisers of the Cape Cycle Tour say there are no clear favourites for the 2019 edition of the prestigious event. Thousands of cycling enthusiasts take to the streets for Sunday's race amid fears of strong winds in the Mother City.
Raheem Sterling scored a hat-trick as Manchester City opened up a four-point lead over Liverpool at the top of the Premier League on Saturday.
England ran in eight tries as they thrashed Italy 57-14 in the Six Nations at Twickenham on Saturday.
Polokwane City have swapped places with Supersport United moving into fifth place on the ABSA premiership table after beating Golden Arrows 2-0 in Polokwane.
Las Vegas police have asked football star Cristiano Ronaldo to submit a DNA sample as part of their investigation into rape allegations made against him.
FIFA warned the scandal-scarred Oceania Football Confederation on Saturday that it was on its "last opportunity" to clean up its act.
Serena Williams defeated Victoria Azarenka 7-5, 6-3 in a battle of former world number ones on Friday to reach the second round at Indian Wells.
Fourth placed Bidvest Wits have a chance to return to the top of the ABSA Premiership log this weekend when they visit Amazulu in Durban.
The South African Rugby Club competition, the Gold Cup, starts on Saturday.
The Hurricanes have beaten the Highlanders 25-22 in a nail-biting New Zealand Super Rugby derby in Wellington and are top of the log ahead of this weekend's matches.
LeBron James overtook Michael Jordan to move into fourth place on the NBA all-time scoring list with a driving layup in the second quarter against visiting Denver.
Special Olympics South Africa are expecting a vast improvement in 2019 from the 71 athletes its sending to this year's World Games in the United Arab Emirates.
The Gold Cup, SA Rugby's second tier club competition after the Varsity Cup, starts this Friday.
South Africa will host another major sporting event in the not too distant future.
Border tensions between India and Pakistan are casting a cloud over this year's cricket World Cup with the threat of a boycott hanging over their highly-anticipated clash in England.
CAF Champions League side CS Constantine of Algeria will be the first qualifiers for the quarter-finals if they avoid defeat on Friday at home to Club Africain of Tunisia.
Roger Federer is still savouring his latest remarkable milestone but the Swiss great says his 100th career title is not a sign he's super-human.
Kagiso Rabada led a pace assault as South Africa defended a below-par total in the second one-day international against Sri Lanka at SuperSport Park on Wednesday.
Bulls coach Pote Human has made three changes to his side to face the Sharks in a Super Rugby match in Pretoria on Saturday.
South African cricket team's batting line-up has been measured and found wanting in the second One Day International against Sri Lanka in Centurion.
South Africa's women's football team, Banyana Banyana, are far from ready for the FIFA Women's World Cup starting on the seventh of June in France.
The 109km Cape Town Cycle Tour takes place around the Cape Peninsula on Sunday with close to 35 000 cyclists participating.
Steve Smith and David Warner's year-long exile has likely left them hungrier than ever and their return can spark Australia to World Cup glory, Test great Shane Warne said on Wednesday.