SA's Anderson breaks into world top 10

Kevin Anderson is the first South African to make it into the top 10 since Wayne Ferreira was ranked sixth 18 years ago.

France plot another upset against All Blacks

France beat the All Blacks 20-18 in the 2007 quarter-finals in Cardiff, eight years after coming from behind to secure a spectacular 43-31 semi-final victory against all the odds.


EFC 44 – Foreigners take home the gold in biggest EFC night

@SimonStephensUK ruminates on the Uitlanders success in the Extreme Fighting Championship and anticipates next month’s auspicious installment in Cape Town.


Klopp appointed Liverpool manager

The 48-year-old German has signed a deal to take over at Anfield and will be presented at a news conference on Friday.

Chelsea's Hazard: Mourinho right to drop me

The Belgian was the Premier League's best player last season as Chelsea cruised to the title, but Mourinho dropped him from the starting line-up against Porto.

Newcastle keeper Krul out for season with knee injury

The Premier League's bottom club, without a win after eight matches, recalled inexperienced 18-year-old Freddie Woodman from a loan spell with fourth-tier Crawley Town.

Japan exit Rugby World Cup despite losing one pool match

Scotland's victory over Samoa on Saturday had ensured that Japan, who will host the tournament in 2019, could finish no better than third in Pool B.

Injuries strike as Ireland overcome France

Ireland survived the loss of captain Paul O'Connell and flyhalf Johnny Sexton to run out 24-9 winners over France and set up a Rugby World Cup quarter-final.

Proteas fined for slow over-rate in India

South African captain AB de Viliers was fined 40 percent of his undisclosed match fee and the rest of the team 20 percent.

De Villiers sparkles as South Africa edge India in first ODI

De Villiers' unbeaten 73-ball century provided the late impetus as South Africa posted 303 for five, the highest team total at the Green Park Stadium, after deciding to bat first.

Anderson maintains career-high 12th in ATP singles rankings

Tucker Vorster is the number two ranked South African way down at 306th in the singles rankings.

My best year yet, says Djokovic

Novak Djokovic said his main motivation was still simply the enjoyment of hitting tennis balls and competing on court.