Barclays Premier League
Clouded in controversy still (again) and struggling for credibility (still), the Indian Premier League kicked off loudly once more.
Mamelodi Sundowns boss Pitso Mosimane has hinted that Kaizer Chiefs will be the team under pressure to win the Premiership.
Gordon Igesund did not influence players to ask for excessive monetary bonuses during the Chan tournament, Safa says.
The Sharks and defending champions Waikato Chiefs face testing Easter derbies, while Wallaby ace Israel Folau returns to bolster the NSW Waratahs in this weekend's Super 15 rugby.
Swiss third seed Stanislas Wawrinka reached the quarter-finals of the Monte Carlo Masters without hitting a ball.
Tshepang Mailwane looks at how Bafana and Amakhosi ace Bernard Parker beat the odds on his voyage to stardom.
Jean De Villiers says his two-week break has “opened up my eyes a bit” about the state of the Stormers, and that the team and management have “decided on the route that we want to go”.
Poor form, injuries and internal squabbling undermined the Lions efforts to build on the success of the 2012/13 season.
Lee Westwood shrugged off jet lag and an opening bogey to fire a superb seven-under-par 65 to lead the field after his first round at the European Tour's Malaysian Open.
Bulls coach Frans Ludeke has remained loyal to the team that narrowly lost to the Highlanders and they will be hoping that consistency in team selection will yield a better result.
Tonderai Chavhanga will make his Super Rugby debut for the Sharks and is among three changes made by Jake White for the clash against the Cheetahs.
Jordan Spieth will try to shake off the disappointment of his fade at the Masters when he tees it up at the US PGA Tour's Heritage.
Bayern Munich midfielder Toni Kroos kept quiet about his future at the treble winners with speculation about a transfer to Manchester United rife.
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is an injury concern ahead of the English Premier League leaders' trip to Norwich City because of a muscle strain.
Arsenal goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny is hopeful the team's previous experience of tight Premier League run-ins can help them scrape four more ugly victories and another season of Champions League football.
Barcelona's painful reverse to arch rivals Real Madrid in the King's Cup final brings to an end a hellish week and leaves them facing their first season without major silverware in six years.
Manchester City’s Premier League title hopes were dealt a crushing blow after their draw against Sunderland.
All Blacks flyhalf Dan Carter has unfinished business at the Rugby World Cup and will ensure that he is in peak form to remedy the situation.
Solidarity has welcomed reports that plans for top sporting codes to implement quotas favouring black players would be postponed.