Being one of the trailblazers of South African athletics seems to come naturally to Akani Simbine.
By Mark Etheridge After only deciding midweek to test her fitness, Rio Olympics walker Anel Oosthuizen logged up her first international victory in the Czech Republic on Saturday.
Rio Olympics 800-metre track gold medallist Caster Semenya is in line to be awarded an additional Olympic gold medal. This could transpire following media reports that Russian runner Maria Savinova has been stripped of her 2012 Olympic gold medal for doping. Associated Press reports that Savinova, who won the 800-m title at the London Games ahead of Semenya, was also banned… Read more →
More global honours came the way of Wayde van Niekerk on Tuesday night as he was named best male athlete of the Rio Olympics at the Association of National Olympic Committees awards in Doha, Qatar.