28.11.2020 11:23 am
The Australian Short-Course Championships are being held in virtual format this year due to Covid-19, with swimmers competing at the same time in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Hobart.
Olympic hopeful Kaylee McKeown set a new 200m backstroke short-course world record at the Australian national championships, officials said Saturday.
Veteran sports broadcaster Dumile Mateza says AfriForum’s objections to #BLM may be preposterous, but the sports minister similarly has no right to stick his nose into the debate, as players have a constitutional right to refuse to kneel.
Kamaru Usman put on a ‘Fight Island’ masterclass Sunday to retain his Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight world title by grinding down a brave Jorge Masvidal in Abu Dhabi.
Racing on the Zwift virtual cycling platform, 23 of the world’s best cycling teams lined up for the first ever virtual Tour de France.
The Under Armour HOVR Machina makes some bold claims to justify its big price tag, so The Citizen’s sports editor decided to put those claims to the test by hitting the road in a pair.
Joburg hosted the first-ever roller-derby tournament between African countries, with three teams showing what is possible when competitive speed-racing (on eight small wheels) and wrestling collide.
Statistics show that younger athletes generally hold an edge in most codes, but thanks to various advances in sports science in recent years, the older folks are now able to extend their prime years far beyond what was previously thought possible.
Nike recently launched a running shoe so good, it had athletes breaking records left, right, and centre, prompting calls to ban the shoes. This leads us to ask how much technology really influences sportsmen, and should we be banning it, or embracing it?
Pirates Club, one of the three oldest sports clubs in the country, is facing an uncertain future thanks to a legal dispute with the City of Johannesburg.
South Africa beat Jamaica 55-52 in their women’s Netball World Cup match in Liverpool on Sunday.
Taking the early lead, the SA team’s speed on court left Fiji stranded in their attempt to stay in the match.
The Austrian had two match points but choked as Djokovic went to 5-5.
‘I’m so happy to have won the world title, especially against tough competition in a close heat.’
Gerhard de Beer was recently picked to play for Buffalo Bills, New York’s NFL side.
Basson powered well clear at the finish at the Moses Mabhida stadium, ahead of Jason Oosthuisen (Barzani) and BCX’s multiple Tour Durban champion Nolan Hoffman.