The fourth international Karate World Cup will be held in South Africa, and the event is to be opened by President Jacob Zuma.
Manchester United's signing of the prolific striker Radamel Falcao is a major coup for the ailing English giants, who need a boost after last season.
South African Olympic swimmer Chad Le Clos has set a new South African mark at the Fina World Cup Series, improving on his previous best.
Javier Hernandez is surplus to requirements at United as the English Premier League club agreed to take striker Radamel Falcao on loan from AS Monaco.
Sunday's "embarrassing" loss to Zimbabwe has left Australia red-faced and worried a mere five months before they host the World Cup.
Mamelodi Sundowns have come back from a mauling by Orlando Pirates to beat AmaZulu 2-0 in their bid to defend their title.
Two tries within five minutes gave Western Province a crucial 23-18 victory over the Bulls to cement their place at the top of the Currie Cup log.
Transforming the Boks is about more than just politics – it could rejuvenate a jaded old boys' club.
Schools apparently go to increasing lengths to transform teams, and union agents promise big money to children willing to lie about their backgrounds.
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.
Their score vindicated De Villiers's point that cricket is played as much in the head as on the field.
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.
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.