The Netball World Cup tips off amid unprecedented publicity in Liverpool on Friday.
William Troost-Ekong’s late strike sent Nigeria into the semi-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations at the expense of South Africa.
World Cup-winning South Africa wing James Small has died from a suspected heart attack aged 50.
South Africa head coach Stuart Baxter has played down his side being labelled as favourites for the Africa Cup of Nations title by Nigeria boss Gernot Rohr ahead of their quarter-final showdown.
England have reached the semi-finals of the Cricket World Cup for the first time since 1992.
Captain Aaron Finch is relishing Australia’s World Cup semi-final showdown against England, saying: “It doesn’t get much bigger than that.”
South Africa stunned hosts Egypt 1-0 to reach the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations.
Australia will face England in a blockbuster World Cup semi-final showdown as the defending champions finished second in the group after an agonising loss to South Africa.
Coach Javier Aguirre claims Mohamed Salah is a certainty to win the Ballon d’Or if Egypt triumph at the Africa Cup of Nations.
Mbark Boussoufa struck as Morocco clinched top spot in Group D at the African Cup of Nations with a late 1-0 win over South Africa.
Bongani Zungu’s second-half header earned South Africa a 1-0 win over battling Namibia to boost their hopes of reaching the Africa Cup of Nations knockout stage.
Players and umpires at the Cricket World Cup match between Sri Lanka and South Africa were forced to hit the deck when a swarm of bees made its way on to the pitch.
South Africa boss Stuart Baxter has urged his side not to underestimate Namibia in Friday’s Africa Cup of Nations clash.
More than a decade ago, an Elgin man set out to document his experiences working as a crime reporter in South Africa.
Aston Villa forward Jonathan Kodjia scored the only goal of the game to give Ivory Coast a hard-fought 1-0 victory over South Africa in their Africa Cup of Nations tie in Cairo.
Faf Du Plessis has branded South Africa’s disastrous World Cup campaign as “embarrassing”.
South Africa’s hopes of reaching the World Cup semi-finals are over as their nightmare tournament continued with a 49-run defeat to Pakistan at Lord’s.
Haris Sohail’s brisk 89 put South Africa on the brink of their worst-ever World Cup as Pakistan racked up 308 for seven from their 50 overs at Lord’s.
South Africa coach Stuart Baxter insists his side are a match for anyone ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations opener against Ivory Coast.
No sport has a monopoly on stupidity, but cricket too often punches above its weight when it comes to creating unbridled farce.
South Africa kept their World Cup hopes alive with a first win of the tournament against Afghanistan in Cardiff.
Warren Gatland has “categorically” ruled out coaching England.
Warren Gatland has been officially unveiled as the British and Irish Lions head coach for the 2021 tour to South Africa.
Aberdeenshire’s overseas players have called for the creation of new competitions to encourage youngsters to pursue the game after they have left school.
A year ago this morning, Scottish cricket was basking in glory and celebrating banner headlines after the national side’s dramatic ODI triumph over England in Edinburgh.
Bangladesh will be aiming to keep up their unexpectedly encouraging World Cup form against Sri Lanka on Tuesday.
South Africa were handed a World Cup lifeline when their clash with the West Indies was washed out.
Jasprit Bumrah’s pace onslaught helped India inflict a six-wicket defeat on South Africa to leave the Proteas’ World Cup chances hanging by a thread.
Jasprit Bumrah spearheaded India’s relentless bowling onslaught to stun sorry South Africa and reduce the Proteas to 227 for nine at the World Cup clash in Southampton.
Virat Kohli has pledged to treat Kagiso Rabada with respect after the South African bowler branded him “immature”.
Dale Steyn has been ruled out of South Africa’s entire World Cup campaign, in a sizeable blow to the Proteas.
Record-breaking Bangladesh condemned South Africa to a second Cricket World Cup defeat in four days, subduing the lackustre Proteas by 21 runs at The Oval.