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Bolt to compete in London farewell

19 July 2017, 21:55 Usain Bolt will run the 100m and 4x100m at the world championships in London next month, his final event before retiring, the Jamaican sprint star confirmed on Wednesday. Bolt, winner of eight Olympic and 11 world gold medals, is looking to bring down the curtain on …

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‘No-one will dominate again like Tiger’

18 July 2017, 17:58 Golf is unlikely ever to be dominated again by a single player in the way that Tiger Woods ruled the sport, world No 3 Jordan Spieth said on Tuesday ahead of this week’s Open Championship at Royal Birkdale. Spieth has come the closest to any player …

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The Week in Pics – July 10-16

17 July 2017, 09:02 Welcome to the Week in Pictures – our wrap of the past week’s top sporting action in images. Every Monday we’ll wrap up the sporting week with some fantastic pictures of the best sports events from around the world, giving you a visual summary of the …

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Bafana sink Botswana in Chan qualifier

15 July 2017, 20:15 Two goals in either half by debutant Ryan Moon and Gift Motupa were enough to see Bafana Bafana brush aside Botswana 2-0 in the first leg of the 2018 African Nations Championship qualifier. The match took place at the Francistown Stadium in Botswana on Saturday. This …

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LIVE BLOG: WIMBLEDON – DAY 11

14 July 2017, 12:53 Welcome to our live coverage of Wimbledon 2017. We have reached the penultimate stage in the men’s draw with the guys set to duke it out for a place in the final. First up on Centre Court we see Marin Cilic take on Sam Querry – …

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I want to stay at Arsenal – Ozil

13 July 2017, 05:54 Arsenal’s Germany midfielder Mesut Ozil has said he wants to stay at the Premier league club and will discuss his future after their pre-season tour of Australia and China. “It is definitely my preference to stay,” he said on the club’s official website (www.arsenal.com). “It is …

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Shastri named India’s head coach

11 July 2017, 19:37 Former captain Ravi Shastri was on Tuesday named the new head coach of India for a two-year period, ending weeks of speculation over the high-profile job after Anil Kumble’s dramatic exit. The Board of Control for Cricket in India also appointed ex-paceman Zaheer Khan as the …

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The Week in Pics – July 3-9

10 July 2017, 10:31 Welcome to the Week in Pictures – our wrap of the past week’s top sporting action in images. Every Monday we’ll wrap up the sporting week with some fantastic pictures of the best sports events from around the world, giving you a visual summary of the …

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Federer, Djokovic march on at Wimbledon

09 July 2017, 00:25 Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic marched into the business end of Wimbledon as they reached the last 16, while women’s top seed Angelique Kerber scraped through on Saturday. Seven-time champion Federer made it into the fourth round for the 15th time with a 7-6 (7/3), 6-4, …

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Cooper snatches win for Reds

07 July 2017, 14:18 The Reds snatched a last-minute 16-15 victory over the Brumbies in an all-Australian Vodacom Super Rugby clash played out in sodden conditions in Brisbane on Friday. Reds flyhalf Quade Cooper made amends for an earlier error by slotting his third penalty between the posts for the …

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