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South Africa’s medals at Rio 2016

South Africa put on a stellar performance during the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, in Brazil. The country racked up a tally...

Infographic: South African Olympic medals since 1992

Ahead of this year's Olympic Games, we look back at South Africa's highlights in the global sporting competition. Following its readmittance to international sport...

Mulaudzi was a South African hero for our times

At just 34, one of the country's best runners died in a car crash on his way to an athletics meeting. A shy guy off the track, Mbulaeni Mulaudzi was aggressive and competitive when he was running, a mental toughness that brought him medals aplenty. He had turned his talents to coaching young rural athletes before his death.

Mulaudzi was a South African hero for our times

At just 34, one of the country's best runners died in a car crash on his way to an athletics meeting. A shy guy off the track, Mbulaeni Mulaudzi was aggressive and competitive when he was running, a mental toughness that brought him medals aplenty. He had turned his talents to coaching young rural athletes before his death.

South Africa’s track cyclists shine in Asia

South Africa's track cyclists have been on song in Asia, putting together an impressive collection of medals from the first two events of the South East Asia Grand Prix Series in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

US accolades for South African brandy

South African luxury brandy producer Oude Meester, which forms part of the Distell family brand, gained traction in a US market untapped by local producers when it won three medals at the San Francisco World Spirits Competition in March.

SA whisky wins ‘world’s best grain’ title

Bain's Cape Mountain Whisky secured a first for South Africa when it was named the world's best grain whisky at Whisky Magazine's annual World Whisky Awards in London last week.