South African Olympics athletics sensation Wayde van Niekerk has been nominated for the prestigious Laureus World Breakthrough of the Year Award.
South African gold medalist Wayde van Niekerk has been named male athlete of the Olympic Games.
Sport and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula has called on South Africans to vote for Caster Semenya and Wayde van Niekerk,who have both been nominated for International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF) World Athlete of the Year Awards.
South African wheelchair racer, Ernst van Dyk has won a gold medal at the Rio Paralympic Games On Thursday.
South Africa’s Anrune Liebenberg has won silver for Team SA in the women’s T47 400m in a time of 58.88 at the Rio Paralympic Games.
Zanele Situ made South Africa proud when she won another medal for the country at the Rio Paralympic Games on Tuesday.
Pillay competed in F42 category, winning bronze for SA.
Fourteen-year-old Ntando Mahlangu, has received his first Paralympic medal.
The Twittersphere went into overdrive after Wayde was given a brand new Audi R8 upon his arrival at OR Tambo International Airport after the 2016 Olympic Games.
Francois Hougaard has been rewarded for his sportsmanship during South Africa’s Sevens campaign at the Olympics in Rio recently.