Scotland have suffered a major double setback when flyhalves Finn Russell and Adam Hastings were both ruled out of the Autumn Nations Cup.
Crystal Palace defender Mamadou Sakho has won “substantial” damages from the World Anti-Doping Agency over allegations that he had taken banned performance-enhancing drugs.
Liverpool’s new signing Diogo Jota staked a claim to start against Manchester City on Sunday after a Champions League hat-trick against Atalanta.
German tennis player Alexander Zverev says that accusations by an ex-girlfriend that he attacked her last year were “not true”.
Former Proteas fast bowler Morne Morkel will not return to Surrey for the 2021 season.
Bulls breakdown specialist Nollis Marais has highlighted White’s easygoing but honest approach as key to the franchise’s early revival under his watch.
Sharks winger Madosh Tambwe has marvelled at the level of backline that surrounds him at the Durban side.
Eva Nga Bienvenu netted a hat-trick as Chippa United rallied from behind to record a 3-1 victory over 10-man Maritzburg United at the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
The Proteas was the only ray of light on a difficult day for the Titans as Jacques Snyman continued his impressive all-round showing for the Knights in Bloemfontein.
A comprehensive wrap of all the kick-off times, results and match reports for this week’s UEFA Champions League matches.
Argentine football great Diego Maradona will undergo brain surgery for a blood clot in Buenos Aires.
Alassane Plea scored a hat-trick as Borussia Moenchengladbach romped to a 6-0 win at Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League on Tuesday, while Atletico Madrid were held to a 1-1 draw by Lokomotiv Moscow.
Wayde van Niekerk continued his return to the track following his lengthy injury layoff with a win in a 400m event in Potchefstroom
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Rulani Mokwena believes the club are “still a work in progress” following the departure of Pitso Mosimane.
Skipper David Warner struck an unbeaten 85 as Sunrisers Hyderabad sealed the final play-off spot in the Indian Premier League with a 10-wicket win over Mumbai Indians.
The Stormers are confident their defence will improve ahead of their Super Rugby Unlocked encounter against Griquas in Kimberley.
England cricket great Ian Botham warned about the devastating impact of coronavirus on sport and charities during his maiden speech in the House of Lords.
Goalkeeper Daniel Akpeyi says Kaizer Chiefs will bounce back from their MTN8 semi-final first-leg defeat to Orlando Pirates in their next league fixture against TS Galaxy.
Injury to Paris Saint-Germain stars Neymar and Kylian Mbappe gives RB Leipzig a slight advantage for Wednesday’s Champions League group match in a repeat of last season’s semi-final, says their coach Julian Nagelsmann.
Defending Vuelta a Espana champion Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic claimed victory in a tough time-trial on Tuesday to regain the lead in the overall classification with five stages remaining.
Argentine football legend Diego Maradona “is much better and eager to leave” after being admitted to hospital for medical checks, his doctor says.
Banyana Banyana have started their defence of the COSAFA Women’s Championship with a dominant win over neighbours Angola in Port Elizabeth.
Chelsea boss Frank Lampard says “low-maintenance” goalkeeper Edouard Mendy can get even better despite keeping five consecutive clean sheets for his new side.
Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar has urged cricket’s world body to make helmets “mandatory” for batsmen at all times during a match.
Paceman Blessing Muzarabani took career best figures of 5-49 as Zimbabwe beat Pakistan in a thrilling super over finish in the third and final one-day international.
The financial fallout for rugby from the coronavirus pandemic has been “devastating” with World Rugby effectively operating like a “central bank”, the governing body’s CEO Brett Gosper says.
On a day in which the South African 2019 Rugby World Cup squad remembered their victory in the final of the tournament in Tokyo a year ago, Cheslin Kolbe celebrated the anniversary of that win but also remembered the road he had to travel to get there.
Fulham finally won their first Premier League game this season as goals from Bobby Decordova-Reid and Ola Aina sealed victory against fellow strugglers West Bromwich Albion.
France coach Fabien Galthie kept faith with the majority of the squad that beat Ireland in the final game of the delayed Six Nations as he named a 28-man group for the Autumn Nations opener against Fiji.
Anrich Nortje and Kagiso Rabada combined to help Delhi Capitals take second spot in the Indian Premier League play-offs with a win over Royal Challengers Bangalore on Monday.