Asefa Negewo made history by breaking the fastest time set on SA soil over 42.2km with a stunning win in the CT marathon on Sunday.
The Schools Sport Summit will be a major drawcard at the Cape Argus Sport Show and should prove a must for anybody involved with school sport.
Four years ago, Ntando Mahlangu could not walk. As a 10-year old, he convinced his parents that they should amputate his legs, having been born with hemimelia, which affects the development of the lower leg. On Saturday evening, as the sun was slowly setting in Rio, the 14-year old double amputee qualified for the final of the 200m at his
Ryan Lochte admitted on Brazil’s largest broadcaster on Saturday night that he’d exaggerated his story about being robbed in Rio.
Chad le Clos became South Africa’s most decorated Olympian when he won the fourth medal of his career at the Rio Olympics.
Rio de Janeiro – A nervous demeanour from the day dissipated as Cameron van der Burgh won his second Olympic 100m breaststroke medal at the Rio Games on Sunday. Van der Burgh may have not retained his title but it did not matter as he still managed to get on the podium, quite a difficult feat in the 100m breaststroke.
Rio de Janeiro – Tempers frayed at the Rio Olympic swimming competition Sunday as athletes tore into two-time doping offender Yulia Efimova after she won her breaststroke semi-final. The Russian, who was cleared to compete in Rio after a convoluted drugs case, triggered a chorus of boos when she was introduced and after the race as rival swimmers made their
Swimming’s world governing body FINA has allowed Russian swimmers Vladimir Morozov and Nikita Lobintsev to compete at the Rio Olympics.