Sport Minister Fikile Mbalula says a quota favouring black players would not be imposed on anybody, after meeting with AfriForum, Solidarity and FF+.
UK papers say Manchester United manager David Moyes could be fired less than a year after being hired on Alex Ferguson's personal recommendation.
Veteran wheelchair racer Ernst van Dyk has become the first athlete to win 10 titles at the Boston Marathon.
Security has been beefed up at the 2014 Boston Marathon, a year after the bombings that killed three people and injured hundred others.
AmaZulu's chances of claiming a top-eight Premiership finish has suffered a blow after a goalless draw against University of Pretoria in Durban.
As overseas markets offer high pay, the departure of four players will be the first time that more Springboks will play rugby overseas than in SA.
SA's Tshifiwa Munyai has been beaten by Scott Quigg. The referee stopped the contest in round two when the South African was dropped to the canvas.
Lewis Hamilton will line up on pole position for Sunday's Chinese Formula One Grand Prix, as he chases his third win in a row.
Flyhalf Colin Slade kicked six goals, taking advantage of a one-sided penalty count, to boost the Crusaders to an 18-17 win over the Chiefs.
World number one Rafael Nadal has been knocked out of the Monte Carlo Masters after a quarter-final defeat to fellow Spaniard David Ferrer.
The Hurricanes have stretched their winning streak to three games, scoring three second-half tries to claim a record 39-20 win over the Blues.
Given the mixed performances, it's impossible to predict who the top six teams will be for Super Rugby, writes Andy Capostagno.
Nabeela Parker and Justine Palframan are raring to go after their successes at the recent athletics championships
It has been 25 years since South African road runner Frith van der Merwe set her record on the Two Oceans ultra marathon. It may not last much longer.
After taking six medals at the 2012 Olympics, it has been announced that retired Olympic swimming superstar Michael Phelps is returning to the sport.
Liverpool could become English Premier League champions for the first time in 24 years after they moved closer to the title with a win over Man City.
Manila's streets were deserted as Manny Pacquiao regained his WBO welterweight title against American Timothy Bradley Jr late on Saturday.
Lwazi Mvovo scored a superb chip-and-chase try for the Sharks 13 minutes from time at Ellis Park.
Britain's biggest bookmaker believes that the winner of Sunday's crucial clash at Anfield is a certainty to win the Premier League title.