Vincenzo Nibali has once again showed his teeth to stamp his authority on the Tour de France and is now cruising towards his maiden title in the race.
Democratic Republic of Congo have withdrawn as candidates to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations without giving a reason.
Richard Murray won South Africa's first medal of the Commonwealth Games when he finished third in the men's triathlon.
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez is poised to potentially make his club debut against bitter rivals Real Madrid.
Bradley Wiggins returned to track cycling for the first time since 2008 at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and helped inspire England to the final of the men's 4000m Team Pursuit.
Eastern Province Kings coach Carlos Spencer hopes to imprint his own flamboyant style from his playing days on the side in their maiden Currie Cup Premier Division season.
Mahela Jayawardene hit a classy unbeaten century to help Sri Lanka close on 305 for five on the first day of the second Test against South Africa.
Jodie Stimpson won the women's triathlon gold at the Commonwealth Games on Thursday, the first medal of the multi-sport event.
Sharks coach Jake White knows that South African players cannot handle expectation but relish proving critics wrong.
Kaizer Chiefs coach Stuart Baxter appeared to leave the door open to take on Safa’s Technical Director role.
Stuart Hess says despite a winning start as captain, Hashim Amla should learn from Alastair Cook’s mistakes.
Kevin McCallum swears he is already becoming one with Glasgow, where he is attending the Commonwealth Games.
Patrick Lambie has been given a starting berth for the Sharks all-important Super Rugby semi-final match against the Crusaders.
With a lead of 5min 26sec over Alejandro Valverde, Tour de France leader Vincenzo Nibali says he’s taking it easy towards the end of stages.
England's double Olympic champion Mo Farah has withdrawn from the Commonwealth Games due to fitness concerns.
Mahela Jayawardene's 34th Test century saw Sri Lanka reach 212 for three at tea on the first day of the second Test against South Africa.
Liverpool striker Fabio Borini suffered a shoulder injury in their 1-0 loss to AS Roma on their US pre-season tour.
Cricket's absence from Commonwealth Games will continue at least until the 2018 Games in Australia.
The Waratahs are chasing their first Super Rugby title after two losing finals and are in the midst of a seven-match unbeaten run.