Sports

40 mins ago | January 27, 2023

How Siya Kolisi showed what SA clubs can bring

An hour after the final whistle sounded on Harlequins’ 39-29 win over the Sharks from Durban on Saturday, most of the ...

ICC Team of the Year

The ICC Team of the Year recognises 11 outstanding individuals who have impressed one and all — be it with the bat, the ...

Bale confirms PGA Tour debut

Gareth Bale’s soccer career may be over, but his golfing one may be just beginning. The former Wales, Real Madrid and ...

World’s richest tennis player worth £5,4bn

Billionaire American tennis star Jessica Pegula is looking good to claim her first Grand Slam title after sailing ...

1 week ago | January 20, 2023

Burl’s late knock helps hosts clinch Harare series

Ryan Burl’s late knock of 30 helped hosts Zimbabwe clinch a 2-1 win over Ireland in the T20 series in Harare. Harry ...

Messi’s emotional final words before World Cup penalty emerge

Paris Saint-Germain forward Lionel Messi finally lifted the World Cup last month after Argentina’s penalty shootout ...

Three upcoming SA rugby players banned for doping

The South African Institute for Drug-Free Sports has announced the bans of three young rugby players after they tested ...

Russian flags banned at Australian Open tennis after Ukraine complaint

Russian and Belarusian flags have been banned from the Melbourne Park precinct during the Australian Open after a ...

2 weeks ago | January 13, 2023

Mpofu dies at 37

The national women’s assistant coach’s passing comes less than a month after the death of her husband Shepherd Makunura. ...

Who are Al Nassr, Ronaldo’s new team?

Portugal captain has joined the Riyadh-based side on a deal until June 2025. Saudi Arabian football club Al Nassr has ...

Osaka withdraws from Australian Open

Naomi Osaka has pulled out of the upcoming Australian Open. It comes after recent worries over the four-time Grand Slam ...

Japan face tall order replicating Rugby World Cup success

Having reached new heights at the past two tournaments, Japan face an uphill battle replicating their success at this ...

3 weeks ago | January 6, 2023

SA captain to join Racing 92 after World Cup

South Africa captain Siya Kolisi will join French Top 14 club Racing 92 on a multi-year deal after the World Cup in ...

Crowds bid Pele farewell in Santos

Brazil’s President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was among 230,000 mourners to view Pele’s open casket in Santos, where some ...

7 predictions for women’s tennis in 2023

The Australian Open is just a couple of weeks away, which means only one thing. The 2023 tennis season is upon us. With ...

Virat Kohli becomes highest earning Indian cricketer

For the foreseeable future, Virat is likely to continue to be the undisputed Indian athlete on the commercial pitch. ...

4 weeks ago | December 30, 2022

Planet Rugby Readers’ Team of the Year

A whopping 26,820 of you voted via our polls on Twitter, and with the final count checked, here it is – the Planet Rugby ...

Ireland’s Lorcan Tucker to miss Zimbabwe T20Is to play ILT20

Wicketkeeper batter set to be announced as a new signing by MI Emirates Lorcan Tucker will join Josh Little and Paul ...

Why fighting is allowed in ice hockey

Despite seeing a cooling-off in recent years, dropping the gloves is still very much a part of the sport. Fighting is ...

Novak Djokovic: Serb lands in Australia after ban overturned

Novak Djokovic has been welcomed back into Australia almost a year after he was deported over his Covid vaccine status. ...