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Swiss court suspends IAAF regulations pending Semenya appeal

The pause means she is free to compete in any event without the need for testosterone regulation and monitoring.

IAAF Anti-Doping Director resigns due to doping scandal

IAAF Anti-Doping Director Gabriel Dolle, leaves his position under suspicions of colluding in a case of doping.

ASA mentor fights Semenya fallout

A doyenne of South African athletics is caught up in a David and 
Goliath battle over the ASA's 2009 Caster Semenya debacle.

Is measuring an athlete’s ‘femaleness’ ever acceptable?

Sport is not a level playing field. If some athletes have "better" hormones, then surely that's the same as having better genes, asks Sam Murphy.

‘Blade Runner’ aims for Olympics

Having felled the ruling that his 'legs' give him an unfair advantage, Oscar Pistorius is going for gold.

SA to bid for Commonwealth Games

South Africa will bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games and also look to stage the 2017 World Games, Sascoc has announced.

End in sight to Semenya saga

Caster Semenya's future could become clearer on Thursday when she holds a news conference to discuss the "outcomes" of her gender dispute.

Malcontent over Ray Mali

Athletics stakeholders are upset that the cricket administrator's tenure at ASA has been extended. <em>Phathisani Moyo </em>reports.

Lawyers want immediate track return for Semenya

Caster Semenya should be allowed to compete immediately in female events, her lawyers said on Wednesday.

I’ll be back in June, says Caster

Caster Semenya has pencilled June 24 as the date for her return to the track, after almost a year on the sidelines following her gender controversy.

Semenya considers legal action to ensure track return

Caster Semenya's lawyers say they will do whatever is necessary to ensure the world 800m champion can compete without restriction this season.

Semenya aims for track return despite IAAF ruling

Caster Semenya, the world 800m champion, on Wednesday claimed she would return to competition this season and accused the IAAF of damaging her career.


Coronavirus: South Africa will evacuate citizens from Wuhan

The government is expected to evacuate citizens from Wuhan, where the coronavirus outbreak originated

Primedia CEO Essack leaves following internal battles

Omar Essack leaves the 702 and 94.7 owners after a protracted standoff with the board

LIVE BLOG: Fin Min Tito Mboweni presents the 2020 budget

The budget is usually scheduled for the second-last Wednesday in February, and the ratings agencies deliver their decisions after assessing the country’s plans for the fiscal year ahead

Press Releases

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income

SAB Zenzele Kabili B-BBEE share scheme

New scheme to be launched following the biggest B-BBEE FMCG payout in South Africa’s history

Digging deep

Automation is unstoppable, but if we're strategic about its implementation, it presents major opportunities

TFSAs are the gymnasts of the retirement savings world

The idea is to get South Africans to save, but it's best to do your research first to find out if a TFSA is really suited to your needs