Among the litany of tributes to Lomu’s extraordinary rugby ability have been many more highlighting the gentle, generous soul within.
The weather has conspired against the South African cricket team, which needs to show the world they can do better after recent games against India.
A win for Bucs in the Confed Cup final will spur other South African clubs to prioritise their role in continental football.
Jonah Lomu's brilliance on and off field made him a global superstar and role model.
With almost one-third of the season gone, two players from Southampton and two from Leicester City make our side.
Calls for an independent global drug-testing agency are growing as it becomes clear many nations' procedures fall well below expected standards.
Africa has to swiftly whittle down the number of competitors from 54 nations to 20 in the space of two months.
Proteas must work the ball into hard-to-reach gaps, no matter where it is bowled by India.
The tone of the debate is different this time, rugby administrators are facing increased criticism for their failure to shed its white image.
After they unexpectedly humbled Amakhosi last week, the return match and the African Confederation Cup final await the Buccaneers.
Drawing on the diversity of talent available will change the team’s game and take it forward.
How Chelsea’ season would benefit from more glimpses of rhythm and bite from their chief attacking quarterback.
There is increasing resentment against Manchester United’s methodical style of play but the Dutchman does not bend for anyone.
Circumstances forced the team to break away from its winning formula, with a surprising start.
Steven Gerrard is reportedly in talks with Jürgen Klopp over a possible return to Liverpool, ending the former captain's spell with LA Galaxy early.
Theo Walcott could be joining Lionel Messi and the other football rumours to make headlines this week.
It is likely to be the last game for several Springboks – and maybe the coach too – so the the play-off against Argentina can’t be taken lightly.
Most derbies have been snore fests, but this Saturday has the potential to break the mould and finally deliver the kind of excitement the crowds seek.
As the game’s longer format sheds TV viewers, it’s useful to look back on five epic SA-India series