Olympics bans spectators after Tokyo declares Covid-19 emergency

Prime Minister says Tokyo must be prevented from becoming the source of another wave of infections

Ice cool Tadej Pogacar cracks, but saves the day in Tour de France

Slovenian shows a first sign of weakness in the ascent of the awe-inspiring Mont Ventoux

Novak Djokovic ends Marton Fucsovics’s run to reach 10th Wimbledon semifinal

Playing in his 50th Grand Slam quarterfinal, the Serb recorded a century of tour-level wins on grass and his 315th victory at a Major

Job not done yet, says Simbine

Italy-based new African 100m record-holder Akani Simbine says he is primed for Tokyo Olympics

Memorable season for the Matchett-Yeni partnership

The horse who has made the campaign such a success for both is the three-year-old filly War Of Athena

Wayde pulled from race after feeling lower back discomfort

Van Niekerk was supposed to have raced against world champion Steven Gardiner and two US sprint kings

Sabalenka outguns Jabeur to reach Wimbledon semifinal

Relentless Belarusian sets up a clash with fellow big-hitter Czech Karolina Pliskova

Akani Simbine breaks African 100m record in Hungary

Commonwealth Games champion beat some of the world’s best sprinters at the track where he posted his previous SA mark

Mark Cavendish closes on Merckx’s Tour stage win record

Briton takes 10th stage, racking up his 33rd win, one fewer than the Belgian great

LALI STANDER: How good golfers become Tour greats

Deciding on the best option — developmental golf tours or taking the university route — is a personal choice

Doping accused walker included in SA Olympic team

Lebogang Shange’s case will be heard by the Court of Arbitration for Sport before the Tokyo Olympics

Despite so many no-hopers in Durban July bookies come out on top

Favourites were nowhere to be seen as 10-1 Kommetdieding got first past the post

Djokovic rolls into Wimbledon quarters with Garin thrashing

Only Roger Federer has reached the last eight in Grand Slam events more times

Camoron Beckman edges out Ernie to win first PGA Tour title

Winner overtakes SA icon Ernie Els on the final stretch

‘Kommet’ family to dish up more joy for Lerena

Jockey partners Quantum King, a half-brother to Kommetdieding, winner of the Durban July

Norris ‘not getting too giddy’ after Austria high

The young McLaren driver, who finished third, says expectations must be tempered ahead of Silverstone

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