'An electrifying atmosphere generated by a superb crowd, a match played at breakneck speed, guts, determination, drama'
'We won‘t park the bus now. If they score, let‘s score and see what happens'
'If you come through that weak system, you become a weak player'
'I had no idea what sparked it‚' Warner said. 'I’m still trying to work it out'
It took Imran Tahir to change that script in the space of three balls
As Einstein said, you cannot solve a problem with the same level of consciousness that created it
Fast bowler Abbott‚ who took 4/40‚ set the tone by clean-bowling openers Aaron Finch and David Warner
Dean Furman had given them the lead 10 minutes from time, but Banou Diawara had the final say
The All Blacks scored a mammoth nine tries, six of which came in the second half
South African rugby needs to adopt the New Zealand model on the field and in coaching
The Springboks need the best players in their respective position, not the coach's unrealistic ideas
He shares a name with that Piet van Zyl who tackled the ref at King's Park
Springboks win against Australia thanks to the mighty boot of the flyhalf
Even Australian captain Steve Smith was impressed: 'That was pretty good‚ wasn’t it?'
Jantjies needs to improve his tactical kicking, but he is the flyhalf to take this team into the future
'He was one of my best friends, closest friends, and he was for a long, long time,' said Nicklaus
After losing three matches in a row Coetzee has opted for experience in the back division
Fixing a defence should be straightforward; it‘s technical, so you can do it with drills
Hewitt arrived before 7am on Tuesday and will be placed in a special section reserved for elderly
If Jantjies was again lackadaisical‚ Goosen appeared absent-minded
By doing these five things well, the Springboks might restrict the All Blacks to fewer than 50 points
'We need government’s support to host the event and we‚ as a country‚ are good at hosting events'
Australia, looking solid in the set piece and fluent in attack, gradually worked their way back into the match
Manchester is about to find out whether the city is big enough for both of them
Paul powers to a breaststroke win in 1min 04.86sec to earn his second Paralympic gold medal after doing the same in Beijing eight years ago
To help make it happen, there needs to be six players of colour in a team‚ two of them black African
'I’ve known since day one that Adriaan was planning to retire at the end of 2016,' said Coetzee
'Had Vernon‚ who was officially classified as coloured‚ been selected ahead of Kyle‚ who was officially white‚ to ensure there were four players of colour in the semi-final?'
Strategic flaws of the previous week on show again as Boks crumble
A 2016 Olympic gold medal is not actually solid gold‚ but rather gold plated
Durban is due to hold the Commonwealth Games in 2022, and perhaps after that we will have a better idea whether SA is up for an Olympics
The hard questions must be asked if the Boks are to once again seek excellence
National record smashed as she joins Wayde van Niekerk with Olympic gold
Who is in charge? What is the plan? What the hell is going on?
We as South Africans should let Semenya's haters know that their reach does not extend to this part of the world
She becomes the first South African woman to win a medal at the Rio Olympics
The furore over the 25-year-old athlete has resurfaced because her 800m times have improved by six seconds
El Shehaby had reportedly been pressured by fans on social media not to show up for the match with his Israeli opponent, because it would shame Islam
Facts about the man who broke the men's 400m world record at the Rio Olympic Games
Jamaican sprinter has won the gold medal in the 100m sprint, edging Justin Gatlin of the US, who took silver
South African produces the biggest sprint sensation of the games so far
Sports Illustrated's Tim Layden trolls on despite the fact that she has been passed to run by official body
'The gold was here‚ bra‚' a beaming Manyonga said‚ displaying his palm
South Africa were the only team to win their quarter-final comfortably
No serving tea to the groundsmen, never mind commentating or coaching
After shadow boxing and the death stare, Chad misses out on a medal
Chad le Clos won silver in 200m freestyle, but the Phelps showdown in the 200m butterfly will be the highlight
'You know‚ I don’t really care about times I just care about medals'
With Denmark and Iraq having drawn the early game‚ Group A is wide open
' It is now crystal clear that he does have a corruption case against him'
South Africa will play Sweden in first game of Rio Olympics two days before the official opening
Ndou lived up to his 'Time Bomb' nickname when he exploded at the weigh-in‚ allegedly beating up BSA officials with with a knobkerrie
'Glen Jackson has consistently delivered through the season and this is a just reward for his efforts'
Having beaten two former Super Rugby champs from New Zealand in the playoffs‚ the Lions can now beat the Hurricanes in New Zealand
The sustainability of the world's largest and most expensive sporting event falls in doubt as costs outweigh benefits
'That was one of the fastest games I‘ve played in,' said Highlanders captain Ben Smith of the semifinal
Apart from some late moments‚ Bucs were nowhere
Stand-in leader Jaco Kriel led from the front with stellar contributions from Elton Jantjies and Lionel Mapoe
But somehow the Highlanders are able to overcome their mistakes better than most ...
'People enjoy watching us score tries and we understand that we have got to widen our game'
His is an example of South Africa becoming a better‚ fairer place for blacks
It has been an excellent debut season in international cricket for Rabada, who found himself spearheading the Proteas' attack
Chris Nenzani says in a statement CSA will seek to 'move with the times' and set a minimum number of black players
Top guns in the Proteas Test squad have the talent and mental strength but the bowlers are a liability
This season, the Lions have played with the quality, intensity and skill of the best New Zealand Super Rugby franchises
Froome survived two crashes and even a jog up a mountain road
Nine All Black players were not enough to stop the red tide
'The Crusaders are a very good team, but we need to believe in ourselves'
The suits at Sanzaar are going to have to re-examine the existing format
Bungling NPA and Hawks fail to bring case to court
Stenson and Mickelson shot it out with record breaking low scores
Some of them would prefer R4 000 a month to a three-course dinner but, nonetheless, any gestures of unity, symbolic or not, are to welcomed
Leading the pack — and the controversy — is the brilliant Caster Semenya
Stenson beats Mickelson after day of unbelievable golf
'Just been pulled off hosting the CSA awards because a few people on social media feel my move to Australia is because I’m racist'
A juicy financial carrot has been dangled in front of the South African athletes
'My appreciation and gratitude for getting the opportunity to have been part of the Blitzboks' Road to Rio'
Eder strike in second period of extra time seals glory for underdogs
Tennis superstar wins Wimbledon to equal Steffi Graf's record of 22 grand slam titles
'We have to keep our feet on the ground and from tomorrow, let's prepare for this final'
The remarkable victory of The Conglomerate in the big race should be receiving a lot more acclamation
It was little wonder that the earth shook under Centre Court as 15,000 hollering fans jumped to their feet
South Africa lost seven Test cricketers in the war and 13 first-class players. There were also three Springbok rugby players
Pressure takes its toll as players offer their full-time services to English counties
Mercedes says Rosberg's contract renewal won't be affected by 'short-term thinking'
Will the French Navy rule the waves? Will Bela-Bela be bullied? Will the dark horse run like hell?
Orlando Pirates man Motupa twice kept his cool from the spot
Springboks beat determined Ireland in grinding, pulsating game
The Irish are on the brink of history if they win and claim the three-Test series 2-1
Was his decision to finally give those Lions players a chance the turning point in a great Springbok comeback?
This was not a rejuvenated England or the All Blacks. This was an Irish team missing half their preferred starting line-up
Emergency measures are needed to avoid 'a total collapse in public security, health, education, transport and environmental management'
Down by 19-3, the home side looked directionless, ill-disciplined and butter fingered
The All Blacks have only lost three matches in nearly five years and one of them was at Ellis Park
'I am looking forward to being part of the Orlando Pirates family'
'They weren’t interested in playing. All they did was to make it as difficult as possible for us to exit'
Ntini's plea to the spirit of ubuntu, fellowship and brotherhood is compelling
'I'm definitely going to call up another flyhalf‚' Coetzee announced at a press conference on Monday
It wasn't the darkest day in Bok rugby history. That day is exclusive to Meyer's 2015 World Cup Boks, who lost to Japan
The violence in the stadium followed three days of ugly skirmishes between English, Russian and French fans