Stokes’s mum hit for six

Carien du Plessis

New Zealand's Radio Hauraki suspended two radio hosts after they broadcast an "off-air" conversation with the mother of England cricketer Ben Stokes.


Great party, shame about the legacy

Despite a frightening list of problems there is confidence that Rio will be ready for the Olympic Games – but long-term benefits are in doubt.


What do the Springboks mean to you?

The Mail & Guardian spoke to Jo'burg residents about transformation in the Springboks team, and what their emblem represents in the new South Africa.


Springbok sushi

From sport to sushi in one match flat. Not the kind of transformation you were hoping for?