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There will be no fairytale ending to a glittering Lions career for Brian O'Driscoll after the Irish legend was ruthlessly axed from the deciding third Test against the Wallabies.
Lucy O'Reilly is in line to become the second youngest cricketer to play a women's international match after being called into Ireland's squad on Monday.
The South Africa men's hockey team were beaten 6-2 by world number five Pakistan in their final pool B match at the World League semi-final tournament in Johor, Malaysia on Tuesday
Pirelli is to strengthen its tyres for the German Grand Prix after a series of dangerous blow-outs at Silverstone led to calls for urgent action.
Spain striker Jese scored in injury time as his team came from behind to beat Mexico 2-1 and set up a quarterfinal against Uruguay at the Under-20 World Cup on Tuesday.
Sri Lanka amassed 348 for one batting first against India in the third match of the Tri-Nation Series at Sabina Park on Tuesday.
Poland's Agnieszka Radwanska downed China's Li Na on Tuesday to set-up a Wimbledon semifinal against Sabine Lisicki, the slayer of Serena Williams.
Orica Greenedge won the team time trial by less than one second Tuesday on the fourth stage of the Tour de France.
Sri Lanka Cricket said Tuesday it will investigate reports a drunk player tried to open a cabin door at 35,000 feet during a flight from St Lucia to London.
Lance Armstrong's former teammate is helping anti-doping authorities build cases against other people connected to cycling.
Filipino boxer Sylvester Lopez's arrival in South Africa for Saturday's vacant IBO junior-featherweight title fight against Thabo Sonjica has been delayed.
South Africa's national rugby and soccer teams will feature in a double-header to celebrate the legacy of former president Nelson Mandela.
Wladmir Klitschko will fight challenger Alexander Povetkin in a mandatory defence of his multiple heavyweight titles in a highly anticipated showdown on Oct. 5 in Moscow.
Pakistan-born leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed Tuesday had his bid for Australian citizenship accepted, making him eligible to play in the upcoming Ashes series in England.
To make it through to the next round of qualifiers, Bafana Bafana have to beat Botswana. Kirsten Nemantandani talks to eNCA about the team's chances.
Wallaby captain James Horwill was cleared Tuesday of stamping on Lions player Alun Wyn Jones, meaning he can play this weekend.
Poor conditions resulted in a frustrating start on day one of the Mr Price Pro surfing competition, held in Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal.
British second seed Andy Murray survived a second set wobble to carve out a 6-4, 7-6 (7/5), 6-1 win over Russian 20th seed Mikhail Youzhny to reach the Wimbledon quarterfinals.
Indian captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has been ruled out of the remainder of the Tri-Nation Series with a right hamstring strain sustained while batting against the West Indies.
Australia's Simon Gerrans of the Orica-GreenEdge team won the third stage of the Tour de France on Monday in a sprint finish at the end of the 145-kilometre ride.
South African 800 metre champion Andre Olivier is the country's top performer on the Diamond League circuit after the 14-meet series reached the half-way mark in Birmingham on Sun
Sabine Lisicki ended Serena Williams' reign as Wimbledon champion as the German 23rd seed clinched a stunning 6-2, 1-6, 6-4 victory over the world No 1 in the fourth round.
Disgraced Indian sports official Suresh Kalmadi on Monday lost his bid to be re-elected president of the Asian Athletics Association (AAA) for a fourth term.
David Moyes rang in the changes on his first day as Manchester United Manager, appointing key coaching colleagues from Everton. would like to send you push notifications.
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