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Dylan Rogers

Dylan Rogers

    South African hockey hedges its bets
    South African hockey hedges its bets
    South Africa’s women’s hockey team will not win a medal at the ­upcoming Olympic Games in London. That is according to the world...
    Van Zyl faces the ultimate hurdle
    Van Zyl faces the ultimate hurdle
    LJ van Zyl does not bat an eyelid when I quiz him about his first Olympic memory.“I remember watching Kevin Young set the world...
    Abreast of the best
    Abreast of the best
    Cameron van der Burgh can see himself on the podium in London in a little more than two months' time, an Olympic medal around his neck –...
    Sam peddles medal hopes
    Sam peddles medal hopes
    If you fancy trotting off to OR Tambo International Airport to welcome home South Africa's Olympic team every four years, heed this warning: if you...
    Golf tournaments battle for December
    Golf tournaments battle for December
    Bob Dylan wailed that the "times they are a-changin'" and that could indeed apply to the Nedbank Golf Challenge, which teed off on Thursday. With...
    Olympics will be Le Clos call
    Olympics will be Le Clos call
    Michael Phelps is the greatest Olympian of all time. Not "arguably", he is. The American has won 16 Olympic medals, 14 of those gold. Yes, he...
    Who is in the running for medals at the Worlds?
    Who is in the running for medals at the Worlds?
    Four hundred-metre hurdler LJ van Zyl will lead the South African medal charge at the World Athletics Championships, which gets under way in Daegu,...
    Running on fighting spirit
    Running on fighting spirit
    Mbulaeni Mulaudzi is not throwing in the towel just yet. In fact, the reigning 800 metres world champion scoffs at the idea that he is about to...
    Coach shows Treu colours
    Coach shows Treu colours
    Most local rugby fans have dragged themselves out of the misery created by South Africa's Super Rugby results and are already looking forward to...
    BMX star makes light of major setback
    BMX star makes light of major setback
    "Just a regular ACL reconstruction," said the 24-year-old BMX star sitting across from me. Just a regular ACL (anterior cruciate ligament)...
    Marathon mileage
    Marathon mileage
    Ninety years after the race was first run, the Comrades Marathon remains as relevant as ever and as much a permanent fixture on the South African...
    Schwartzel's Masters class
    Schwartzel's Masters class
    He may be the son of a chicken farmer but there was nothing 'chicken” about the way Charl Schwartzel approached the final four holes at Augusta...