Former International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Jacques Rogge has died at the age of 79, the IOC said on Sunday.
Soccer clubs in Spain's LaLiga have been forced to release international players for September's South American World Cup qualifiers after a decision by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) on Sunday.
West Ham United manager David Moyes criticised the quality of the London Stadium pitch after his side was held to a 2-2 draw with Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Saturday.
England captain Joe Root has said his team has the quality to consistently deliver performances similar to their crushing win over India in the third Test at Headingley on Saturday.
England's Ollie Robinson struck four times with the second new ball as the hosts thrashed India by an innings and 76 runs to level the series on day four of the third test at Headingley on Saturday.
Team South Africa(SA) has won its first medals of the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo, two golds.
Crystal Palace has signed midfielder Will Hughes from newly promoted Watford on a three-year deal, the south London club announced on Saturday.
Novak Djokovic hesitated to call the US Open a now-or-never moment, but the history-hunting Serb noted on Friday that an opportunity for a calendar year Grand Slam could be one of them.
Tennis fans 12 years or older will be required to show proof of a COVID-19 vaccine in order to attend the US Open, tournament officials announced Friday, just three days before the main draw was set to begin.
Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo is set to rejoin Manchester United after the Premier League club agreed on a deal with Juventus on Friday.
Day three was not too kind to Team South Africa at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics Games. South Africa had representation in four finals, but the medal drought remains.
The MTN-8 first leg semi-finals will provide another opportunity for the four remaining teams to find some rhythm before the international break officially kicks in.
Springbok Sevens rugby stalwart, Chris Dry, has decided to retire from International Sevens rugby and the 33-year-old says he leaves with no regrets and a mountain of great memories.
Max Verstappen put Red Bull at the top of the Formula One timesheets before spinning out of Friday's practice for the Belgian Grand Prix.
After initial uncertainty and confusion, South Africa's medallists and their coaches at both the Olympic and Paralympic Games in Tokyo, will be richly rewarded for their efforts.
Lionel Messi's new club Paris St Germain will play Manchester City, managed by the Argentine's former Barcelona coach Pep Guardiola, after being drawn together in Champion's League Group A on Thursday.
The National Football League said on Thursday it has made clear it wanted to mandate COVID-19 vaccines for players, as it reported a nearly 93% inoculation rate, despite assertions from the players' union the league had not proposed such a step.
South Africa batsman Faf du Plessis said he is at the end of a "tough three months" after suffering a concussion, as the 37-year-old aims to return to action.
Manchester City defender Benjamin Mendy was charged by the Cheshire Constabulary with four counts of rape and one count of sexual assault on Thursday (August 26), with the Premier League club suspending the Frenchman pending an investigation.
Captain Sam Whitelock and first-choice halves Richie Mo'unga and Aaron Smith have been left out of the All Blacks' travelling squad for next week's Rugby Championship test against Australia in Perth with the players expecting babies.
Kaizer Chiefs registered a hard fought 2-1 win over Baroka F.C in their first DSTV Premiership match at home.
Former world number one, Serena Williams, has withdrawn from next week's US Open tennis tournament
FIFA, world soccer's governing body, will receive $201 million in compensation for losses sustained in global soccer corruption schemes, the United States Department of Justice (DOJ), said on Tuesday.
Bafana Bafana coach, Hugo Broos, has named a squad of 23 players for the back-to-back 2022 World Cup qualifiers against Zimbabwe and Ghana. The youthful squad, which is the first the Belgian coach has named for a competitive match, includes seven attacking players with Percy Tau amongst them, despite his lack of game time.
The governing body for rugby in the southern hemisphere, Sanzaar, has confirmed that the Rugby Championship would go ahead.
The former president of El Salvador's soccer federation pleaded guilty on Monday (August 23) to a racketeering conspiracy charge arising from a global soccer corruption probe involving the payment of bribes to stage and broadcast matches.
The legal battle between the world football governing body FIFA and former SAFA chief executive officer, Leslie Sedibe, is far from over.
The three GladAfrica championship clubs in the Vhembe district of Limpopo are considering moving away from the area due to high tariffs of playing at the Thohoyandou stadium.
Cricket's short Twenty20 format is tailor-made for Olympics but the sport's administrators will consider any format which would ensure the game's inclusion in the 2028 Los Angeles Games, USA Cricket chief Paraag Marathe has said.
Olympic champion Elaine Thompson-Herah won the women's 100 metres in the second-fastest time ever at the Eugene Diamond League, crossing the finishing line in 10.54 seconds on Saturday.