Gwede Mantashe was right to say black rugby players are not given the support to perform on the field in the starting 15, writes Lloyd Gedye.
Former Absa chief marketing and communications officer Happy Ntshingila has been appointed as SuperSport's new CEO.
Justin Kemp and Dane Vilas rounded out a sterling SuperSport Series performance in Kimberley as the Cape Cobras steamrolled the Knights.
Gareth Cliff has been reported to the BCCSA after making allegedly sexist remarks. He is far from the first South African DJ to put his foot in it.
A South African broadcaster has extended its rights in sub-Saharan Africa to show the Uefa Champions League, Super Cup and Europa League.
The Bulls will play their Super 14 semifinal in Soweto, a scenario no one would have predicted six years ago, writes Andy Capostagno
Rugby unions in New Zealand, Australia and South Africa have secured a 35% increase in broadcasting income with a five-year deal worth $437-million.
Nick Greyling, the Supersport sound engineer who was kidnapped in Nigeria, arrived safely in South Africa on Wednesday morning.
A South African who was being held hostage in Nigeria was released on Monday evening, the Department of International Relations said.
The abductors of a South African citizen in Nigeria had not made contact with any authorities by Tuesday morning.
Attackers kidnapped a South African sports journalist and two Nigerian colleagues on a bus in south-east Nigeria on Monday, their employer said.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation's debt mountain is even larger than reported -- the public broadcaster owes SuperSport nearly R100-million.
SuperSport said on Tuesday it had temporarily parted ways with ex-Springbok rugby captain Joost Van Der Westhuizen.
Winner -- Investing in the Future Corporate Award; Finalist -- Investing in the Future Sports Development Award: Supersport -- Let's Play.
Soft-drink giant Coca-Cola, broadcaster SuperSport and the Octagon group of companies have withdrawn from the annual Nelson Mandela Invitational golf tournament. The three companies said in a joint statement on Wednesday they believed their continued participation in the tournament would be "inappropriate".
Imtiaz Patel's appointment as the next chief executive of the International Cricket Council (ICC) is "not a done deal" according to SuperSport, his current employer. "Nothing has been formalised yet," SuperSport spokesperson Guy Hawthorne said Tuesday.
It was straight from the Jonas Savimbi School of daylight robbery. With the ballot papers counted and the unrigged result declared, cue dummy-spitting, foul-crying toy tosser. Mike Stofile's "there is no place for blacks in South African rugby" is the most predictable post-South African Rugby Union (Saru) presidential election utterance since unification.
It has been described by one newspaper as "splitting the Premier Soccer League [PSL] down the middle." But what Finance Minister Trevor Manuel described as "morally reprehensible" commission payments amounting to hundreds of millions of rands to PSL officials has seemingly united 45-million South Africans in outraged opposition to the professional soccer organisation.
The growing dispute between the increasingly more affluent Premier Soccer League and its Mvela League affiliates reached a flashpoint on Wednesday when 15 clubs abandoned a special meeting to discuss the future of the League's subsidiary competition.