NBA clubs will celebrate Chinese New Year starting January 30 with a record 15 league teams hosting in-arena activities and more than 65 games broadcast live in the China region.
Maria Sharapova scorched the Rod Laver Arena with her aggressive tennis to eliminate defending Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki 6-4 4-6 6-3 in the third round on Friday.
Rafa Nadal subdued Alex de Minaur 6-1 6-2 6-4 in their third round clash at the Australian Open on Friday after dominating the home town’s top-ranked male player.
Roger Federer celebrated his 100th match at the Australian Open on Friday by giving young American Taylor Fritz a centre court schooling to reach the last 16 and set up a mouthwatering clash with ‘Next Gen’ champion Stefanos Tsitsipas.
Master finisher Mahendra Singh Dhoni eased India to a seven-wicket victory to clinch their one-day international series against Australia in Melbourne on Friday.
Bidvest Wits have a chance to stretch their lead in the ABSA Premiership when they visit Polokwane City at the Old Peter Mokaba Stadium.
Chelsea and Arsenal clash in the Premier League this weekend, with both managers looking nervously over their shoulders at a charging Manchester United as Tottenham adjust to life without the injured Harry Kane.
Jose Mourinho has pledged to return to football at a "top level" a month on from being sacked by Manchester United.
Captain Warren Whiteley has returned to training with South African Super Rugby side the Lions after suffering a calf injury with the Springboks in November, coach Swys de Bruin said.
A Ghanian undercover journalist who helped expose corruption in African football has been shot dead in the capital, triggering widespread outrage and demands for authorities to bring his killers to justice.
Embattled Bloemfontein Celtic management have denied reports of player mutiny in the club.
South African Football Association (Safa) president Danny Jordaan has denied allegations levelled against him by former Chief Executive of the football association, Leslie Sedibe.
Ghanaian police on Thursday opened an investigation after an undercover journalist who helped expose corruption in African football was shot dead.
World number one Simona Halep scraped through to an Australian Open third round clash with Venus Williams Thursday after being pushed to the limit by unseeded Sofia Kenin over three sets.
Kaizer Chiefs are back to their winning streak.
David Warner, who continues to serve his 12-month suspension from the national team for his role in the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa, reportedly injured the elbow during a flamboyant knock for the Sylhet Sixers in the Bangladesh.
Championship side Derby County hit back from two goals down to beat Premier League Southampton on penalties in an FA Cup third-round replay marred by another VAR controversy on Wednesday.
Real Madrid limped into the quarter finals of the Copa del Rey on Wednesday night even after losing 1-0 at Leganes with an another lacklustre performance yet advancing 3-1 on aggregate.
Any decision by FIFA to increase the 2022 World Cup to 48 teams will only be made in agreement with hosts Qatar, a senior Gulf tournament organiser said Wednesday.
Banyana coach, Desiree Ellis, says the success of her team has always been about team work which includes everyone, even the bus driver.
Double defending champion Roger Federer weathered a stern test from the impressive Dan Evans and paid the British battler the ultimate compliment after prevailing 7-6(5) 7-6(3) 6-3 to reach the third round of the Australian Open on Wednesday.
Amazulu defender Marc Van Heerden says the club could make history when they meet Kaizer Chiefs in the Absa Premiership match on Wednesday afternoon.
Australian Open fifth seed Kevin Anderson lost his second round match to Frances Tiafoe 4-6 6-4 6-4 7-5 in a major upset on the third day of the Grand Slam on Wednesday.
Manu Sawhney, the former managing director of ESPN Star Sports, has been appointed as International Cricket Council's (ICC) new chief executive, the sport's governing body announced on Tuesday.
Things are just going from strength to strength for Banyana Banyana; they have already made it to their first ever Women's World Cup in France in June and now they will also be playing two friendlies in the Mother City in honour of two icons, Mama Winnie Mandela and Mama Albertina Sisulu.
Sundowns will be looking to consolidate its position in Africa's most lucrative club football competition, the CAF Champions League and in the ABSA Premiership.
Rohan du Plooy of the Pro-Touch Continental team has won stage five of the Mpumalanga Cycle Tour.
Top seed Novak Djokovic looked every inch the Australian Open favourite as he kicked off his bid for a record seventh title at Melbourne Park with an emphatic 6-3 6-2 6-2 win over American qualifier Mitchell Krueger on Tuesday.
Alexander Zverev overpowered Aljaz Bedene to win their first round clash at the Australian Open 6-4 6-1 6-4 on Tuesday, although it was not until the German lost an early service game that he was provoked to respond and get his campaign rolling.
Serena Williams made a ruthless start to her quest for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title with a 6-0 6-2 victory over unseeded German Tatjana Maria in the first round of the Australian Open on Tuesday.