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Wesley Botton

Wesley Botton

    SA athletes going to championships amidst ASA spat
    SA athletes going to championships amidst ASA spat
    The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc) took the decision on Sunday to suspend Athletics South Africa's (ASA) membership as it claims president James Evans axed seven members of his own board unconstitutionally after he was impeached over alleged,...
    Athletes to bear brunt of Athletics SA suspension
    Athletes to bear brunt of Athletics SA suspension
    He said ASA would struggle to match the contributions made to athletes by the South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc),...
    Local hero Claude Moshiywa wins Comrades
    Local hero Claude Moshiywa wins Comrades
    Moshiywa, who was third in 2011 and ninth last year, took the lead from countryman Johannes Kekana after four hours on the road, and...
    Sascoc appoints administrator to take over ASA
    Sascoc appoints administrator to take over ASA
    The South African Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc) on Saturday confirmed the athletics body would be led by administrator Zola...
    Elite swimmers will go to world champs, says Sascoc
    Elite swimmers will go to world champs, says Sascoc
    However, Swimming South Africa (SSA) says lesser-known athletes might need to contribute some of the costs if they hope to take part.
    Cycling champion Stander dies in road accident
    Cycling champion Stander dies in road accident
    "He was returning from a training ride in Shelly Beach, on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast, and was hit by a vehicle," said the cycling...
    Former coach stunned over death of Corrie Sanders
    Former coach stunned over death of Corrie Sanders
    Volbrecht, who trained Sanders for the first 14 years of the heavyweight champion's professional career, said on Sunday they had a shared a close...
    Londoners untouched by Olympic spirit
    Londoners untouched by Olympic spirit
    There were almost no signs in the city centre during the last two weeks that the global sporting showpiece, which concluded on Sunday, was taking...
    ASA pleased with athletes' African Championships medal haul
    ASA pleased with athletes' African Championships medal haul
    ASA president James Evans said he was delighted with a solid performance after the team returned on Monday.
    Kalmer gears up for Olympic marathon
    Kalmer gears up for Olympic marathon
    While others may have struggled in the dreary weather, Rene Kalmer welcomed the cold and wet conditions as she coasted to her second Two Oceans...
    Cricket South Africa top dogs abandon ship
    Cricket South Africa top dogs abandon ship
    Acting Cricket South Africa (CSA) president AK Khan and CSA audit and risk committee chairperson John Blair resigned from their posts on Wednesday...
    CSA's acting president resigns
    CSA's acting president resigns
    Acting Cricket South Africa (CSA) president AK Khan announced his resignation from his post on Wednesday night.