• Second butterfly gold for Le Clos
    South Africa’s Chad le Clos added the 100m butterfly Commonwealth title to his 200m gold earlier in the week on Monday.
  • Young guns spur Cameron to grab gold
    Olympic champion Cameron van der Burgh admitted the challenge of beating English teenager Adam Peaty fired him to victory in the 50 metres breaststroke final at the Commonwealth Games on Monday.
  • Bell recaptures form as England punish India
    Ian Bell returned to form in spectacular fashion with a superb 167 and debutant Jos Buttler also shone to help England strengthen their dominant position over India on the second day of the third test.

Golden Gloves

  • Finishing touches applied to next week’s bill
    The five-fight bill for next weekend’s Chesa Nyama “Silver Salvo” tournament at Emperors Palace has been signed off. The two top-liners, featuring Ryno Liebenberg and Thabo Sonjica in separate title bouts, will be supplemented by Kevin Lerena’s international cruiserweight fight against Marcos Antonio Ahumada (14-2), plus ever-popular Ashley Dlamini (14-2-2) against Thanduxolo Gatyeni at junior-lightweight [&hellip
  • Sonjica’s star about to shine
    Thabo Sonjica may be the best fighter you’ve never heard of. But that could all change come August 9 when the southpaw defends his IBO super-bantamweight title against Roli Gasca of the Philippines. But for two fights in Gauteng five years ago, all of Sonjica’s bouts have taken place in the Eastern Cape, near his home in [&hellip
  • ‘GGG’ aims for KO No 17 – live on SuperSport
    Boxing’s biggest hitter will be featured live on SuperSport this weekend. WBA and IBO middleweight champion Gennady “GGG” Golovkin, who has knocked out his last 16 opponents, puts his belt on the line against highly regarded Australian Daniel Geale in New York on Saturday night (live SS6/HD from 2.30am Sunday). Golovkin has become a popular TV staple based [&hellip