The two powerhouse teams have found themselves falling behind, and both need wins to have a fighting chance in the Currie Cup.
The Mother City hopes to attract elite athletes to put its marathon among the globe's premier races.
Both Springboks and All Blacks have work to do before the Rugby World Cup in Britain.
The Amakhosi have made a great start to the season but a resurgent Pirates are after the MTN8 booty.
Yaya Touré's failure to turn up in crucial Champions League ties has become the unwanted storyline of his Manchester City career.
Former world champion Fernando Alonso said a new ruling ordering teams and drivers to cut back on radio conversations has "no benefit" to the sport.
The Football Association wants to reduce the number of non-EU players in England's leagues by half to foster local talent and boost the national side.
Cornel Fredericks was the only South African athlete to secure a gold medal in an individual event at the two-day competition in Marrakech, Morocco.
The Springboks put a positive spin on their narrow defeat to the All Blacks in a bruising encounter on Saturday.
New Zealand have beaten SA - crushing the teams' dream of wanting to win to cap celebrations for captain Jean de Villiers 100th Test.
Nothing but good intentions from CSA, but black players who earned their spot aren't so happy with 'token' places.
Mashaba should beef up the squad and allow more convincing options off the bench, instead of players who haven't even touched a ball in the PSL yet.
The Bok captain deserves a game to remember against the All Blacks to mark his Test century.
Sporting Lisbon president Bruno de Carvalho has called for action over offshore funds with financial stakes in football players.
A spot in the Dolphins squad could be the first step to greatness for two hard-working teenagers.
Springbok coach Heyneke Meyer has dropped flyhalf Morné Steyn, opting for newcomer Handré Pollard for the All Blacks Rugby Championship clash.
Overall leader Nico Rosberg feels the pressure as Lewis Hamilton keeps the F1 drivers' championship open with his victory at the Italian Grand Prix.
Lewis Hamilton recovered from a poor start to win the Italian Grand Prix ahead of Mercedes team-mate Nico Rosberg on Sunday.
Boris Becker, Goran Ivanisevic, Stefan Edberg and Michael Chang are the celebrity coaches behind the men's US Open semifinalists.