Police kills eleven as post-election unrest erupts in Kenya

Police kills eleven as post-election unrest erupts in Kenya

Police killed at least 11 people in a crackdown on protests as anger at the re-election of President Uhuru Kenyatta erupted in the western city of Kisumu and slums surrounding the capital, officials and witnesses said on Saturday. The bodies of nine young men shot dead overnight in Nairobi’s Mathare slum were brought to the […]

Wayde’s 200m dream alive, but only just!

Wayde’s 200m dream alive, but only just!

Cape Town – Wayde van Niekerk’s hopes of a golden double remain on course as the newly-crowned world 400m champion scraped into the final of the 200m on Wednesday. The South African will be joined by Botswana’s Isaac Makwala, the fastest sprinter over 200m this season. The Botswanan was forced to run an additional solo […]

10 Worst Injuries In Modern Football History

10 Worst Injuries In Modern Football History

Football is a contact sport and sometimes the game goes beyond just mere contact. The competition becomes really intense and each party tries to outdo the other with skills and tricks. It is not out of place to see some violence erupt in the heat of passion. Many have been injured and many have died […]

Oscar Pistorius Imprisonment Forces Cuts to Paralympics in Rio

Oscar Pistorius Imprisonment Forces Cuts to Paralympics in Rio

RIO DE JANEIRO — The Paralympic Games, set to start on Sept. 7, are in a precarious financial position, with significant budget cuts announced Friday. “This is something that we have not done before but this year we need to cut expenditure because Oscar Pistorius is even in jail. He has been the main side […]

Fan Runs With Usain Bolt’s 200m Gold Medal After Selfie

Fan Runs With Usain Bolt’s 200m Gold Medal After Selfie

A fan has gone away with Usain Bolt’s Gold Medal awarded him for winning the Men’s 200 meters in the ongoing Olympic games in Rio de Janerio. 100s of fans approached him for selfies when he jumped into them in their stands. Cameras captured the fan in question but he is at large and no […]

CONFIRMED: Nike Signs Wayde van Niekerk

CONFIRMED: Nike Signs Wayde van Niekerk

Nike has signed Wayde van Niekerk to a lifetime deal, ESPN’s Darren Rovell reports. The contract is the largest single-athlete deal in Nike’s 46-year history. It also marks the first time that Nike has officially given a lifetime deal. Wayde van Niekerk, who is 24 and entering a new phase of his career, is reportedly […]

GOLDEN DOUBLE: Wayde wins men’s 200m final

GOLDEN DOUBLE: Wayde wins men’s 200m final

Cape Town – Sprinter Wayde van Niekerk has achieved a historic double at the IAAF World Championships in London as he wins the men’s 200m final on Thursday night. The defending 200m champion won comfortably with his all time best of 19.21 seconds, very close to Usain Bolt’s world record of 19.19 seconds. Wayde finished […]

BREAKING: Caster Semenya dies in a California Hospital

BREAKING: Caster Semenya dies in a California Hospital

South African middle-distance runner and 2016 Olympic gold medallist, Caster Semenya, has died in a California Hospital at Palo Alto, spouse Violet Raseboya tells States TV. Violet Raseboya says Semenya took ill suddenly while the couple was in the United States on the invitation of Apple Inc. to talk over “a possible endorsement deal”. “She […]