Transforming the Boks is about more than just politics – it could rejuvenate a jaded old boys' club.
Kaizer Chiefs will be seeking to stretch to eight games their winning start to the new season that has put them at the top of the league standings.
Pat McCabe and Nathan Charles being injured has left the Australian rugby team with few lineup choices.
Even though he hasn't won a Grand Slam title this year, Swiss tennis player Roger Federer is still top of the earnings table, according to Forbes.
Football in Algeria has been cancelled in protest after a projectile from the crowd hit and killed a league player sparked revulsion at the violence.
The All Blacks' victory over the Wallabies on Saturday ensured the Bledisloe Cup remains in New Zealand for the 12th successive year.
Kaizer Chiefs coach Stuart Baxter mulls whether or not to tinker with his winning line-up.
Having lived all over Europe, Liverpool's new central defender is a seasoned man at 25.
There is a dearth of real talent and there is no time to nurture players for Bafana.
Defying swimming stars like Michael Phelps sand Pieter van den Hoogenband, the South African freestyle relay four blazed to Olympic glory.
While some Springboks were skittish in the storm, others managed to stand up and be counted.
The new Proteas all-rounder may only come in at number seven, but he does take regular wickets.
Controversial AC Milan striker Mario Balotelli is reportedly on the brink of a shock move to Liverpool.
Football's vampire Luis Suarez has moved to Barcelona, and has promised fans that he will never bite again.
Africa's football confederation has disqualified Rwanda from the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers for fielding "ineligible" striker Dady Birori.
Mahela Jayawardene enjoyed a fitting farewell to Test cricket on home ground as Sri Lanka completed a 2-0 series win against Pakistan.
The Springboks kept a spirited Argentina at bay to claim a nervous 13-6 victory in a weather-affected Rugby Championship match in Pretoria.
After a swift start to the Premier Soccer League season the weekend will see cup action exclusive to just four clubs.
English Premier League 2014-15 preview: from 5-3-2 tactics and touchline doctors to the sack race and third kits.