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Ryan Sandes takes the high road

Ultramarathon trail champion Ryan sandes has won 20 marathons in the world's most wild and inhospitable places. The altitude hasn't gone to his head.

There’s gold in South Africa’s pool of talent

Cameron van der Burgh and Chad Le Clos have shown what can be done if money's available, sparking calls for a new tier of funding for SA swimmers.

Olympics 2012: Pedal to the medal for SA

Team South Africa left in great spirits, but the road to London has been paved with controversy, writes Jason Humphries.

Proteas stick to tried and tested squad for England

South Africa have kept faith with their winning formula by naming an unchanged squad for the three-Test series starting next month in England.

Semenya and Pistorious run risk of missing Olympics

Caster Semenya and Oscar Pistorious run the risk of not qualifying for the London Olympics following disappointing performances at the SA champs.

Proteas aim to seal overdue series win

South Africa and Sri Lanka both have the opportunity to put an end to unwanted records when they clash in their second Test of the series.

Proteas fall to clinical Australia at Kingsmead

Australia shone with bat and ball to beat SA by three wickets to claim a 2-1 series victory after the third one-day international at Kingsmead.

Proteas outrun Australia to set up ODI decider

SA produced a dominant performance on Sunday to beat Australia by 80 runs in the second one-day international to level the three-match series.

Strong second half seals Sharks win over Brumbies

The Sharks ran in four second half tries to seal a 34-16 win over Australia's Brumbies in their Super rugby match at Kings Park on Saturday.

Semenya clinches South African championship double

Caster Semenya achieved a notable double by claiming the 800m and the 1 500m titles at the South African championships on Sunday.

Sharma sets up India win on Ntini’s farewell

Rohit Sharma blazed a half-century as India cantered to a 21-run win over SA in a one-off Twenty20 international at the Moses Mabhida Stadium.

Proteas set for India fightback

South Africa are prepared for India's experienced line-up to fight back strongly in the Boxing Day Test after their crushing defeat at Centurion.

Cricket could be unlikely saviour of World Cup stadiums

Cricket could emerge as the saviour of Cup soccer stadiums with the decision by Cricket South Africa to stage a Twenty20 international in Durban.

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.

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Hopefield: Brutal police vs brutalised citizens

The small town’s residents, who say they’ve been terrorised by rogue police officers for years, were unsurprised when Reginald Linnerd was found beaten to death in a holding cell

Western Cape warned not to be complacent about flat-lining Covid-19 cases

The Western Cape, which once had the highest number of Covid-19 cases in South Africa, is seeing a steady decline in active cases

Sisulu axes another water board

Umgeni Water’s board in KwaZulu-Natal was appointed irregularly by her predecessor, the water and sanitation minister claims

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Associate general accountant reveals why she chose to work in the public sector ­– and stayed

Rakshika Danilala is part of the team tasked with auditing the R500-billion fiscal package allocated by government to respond to the Covid-19 pandemic

Accounting for sustainability: A South African case study

The accountancy profession has been recognised and seen its models replicated as successful models for projects that contribute towards the SDGs

Debt management amid Covid-19 and beyond

This webinar on Debt Management, sponsored by Debt Rescue, had its experts share a practical approach to debt management amid this crisis and beyond

NSTF-South32 Awards

All of the awards are made for outstanding contributions to science, engineering, technology and innovation in South Africa

The benefits of being a GEMS member

The scheme offers comprehensive and affordable healthcare options to all public service employees and greater access to better healthcare

The evolution of South Africa’s savings culture

A common misconception is that you need a lot of money to start saving, but this is simply not true – you can start with R50

Tobacco producers welcome new research confirming that cigarette ban has failed

Every day that goes by shows the importance of getting rid of this ban and going back to producing and selling cigarettes as we were before

Cost increases sharing of cigarettes

Many people are questioning whether the ban on tobacco in South Africa is not in fact having the opposite effect of that intended

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