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State Prosecutors to Argue Case Over Pistorius Sentence in Open Court

State prosecutors will be required to argue in the Supreme Court of Appeal (SCA) their assertion that convicted murderer Oscar Pistorius' six-year jail term...

74-Year-Old Coach Leads Wayde van Niekerk to Success

When Wayde van Niekerk broke the world record in the 400 meters at the Olympic Games in Rio, he did it with the help...

Who Will be Crowned King of the Quarter-Mile—James, Merritt, Van Niekerk?

For many track and field fans, the 400 meter dash is probably the most interesting and competitive race in Rio. Over the past two...

Reddy Would Have No Problem With Pistorius Competing at Tokyo 2020

The chief executive of the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) says he would have no problem with disgraced sprinter Oscar Pistorius...

Pistorius Takes His Dishonourable Place Among Convicted Former Olympians

South Africa's six-times Paralympic gold medallist Oscar Pistorius faced a sentencing hearing on June 13 for the murder of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's...

SASCOC defend under-fire South Africa Rugby Union chief executive over financial mismanagement claims

The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (SASCOC) has jumped to the defence of under-fire South Africa Rugby Union (SARU) chief executive Jurie...

Murray Holds Off World Triathlon Series Leader Gomez to Top Podium in Edmonton

South Africa’s Richard Murray shook off the challenge of Spain’s Javier Gomez in the final lap of the five kilometres run to earn the...

Müller: Mandela Embodied Spirit of Fair Play to Earn 1997 Award

The International Committee for Fair Play presents every year its highest distinction–the Pierre de Coubertin Fair Play Award–to an outstanding athlete or personality who...

World of Sport Rocked by Pistorius Murder Charge

The world of sport has reacted with shock and disbelief after South African athlete Oscar Pistorius, the poster boy of the Paralympic Movement, was...

Africa Could Host Olympics but Suffers from “Prejudice” Claims Hayatou

Africa has several countries capable already of hosting the Olympics and Paralympics but is being denied the opportunity because of "prejudice," it has been...

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