South Africa finds unmarked graves with 100 bodies at sugar farm

South African authorities on Tuesday said they have discovered a suspected mass burial site containing around 100 bodies at a sugarcane farm near the southestern port city of Durban.

Durban to confirm 2022 Commonwealth Games bid
Durban to confirm 2022 Commonwealth Games bid

South African city Durban will Monday move significantly closer to staging the 2022 Commonwealth Games -- considered a possible launchpad for an Olympics bid.

Dale Steyn strike ends Chris Gayle rampage as South Africa beat West Indies
Dale Steyn strike ends Chris Gayle rampage as South Africa beat West Indies

 South Africa beat West Indies by 61 runs in the first of their one-day international series on a rain-affected day in Durban Friday.

Ali Zafar cancels Durban concert post Peshawar massacre
Ali Zafar cancels Durban concert post Peshawar massacre

 Ali Zafar has cancelled his New Year music concert after the harrowing school attack in Peshawar.

Remembering Phillip Hughes record back-to-back hundreds
Remembering Phillip Hughes record back-to-back hundreds

He was all of promise, and substance, but gone too soon. In his short life and even shorter career, Phillip Hughes played cricket in its truest form – the gentleman's way. That's one reason, why his untimely demise has shocked the world.

Indian-origin radiographer elected ISRRT President

A South African Indian-origin radiographer has been elected as the president of the International Society of Radiographers and Radiological Technologists (ISRRT).

About 80 injured as two trains collide in S Africa

Two trains crashed into each other in South Africa`s eastern coastal city of Durban on Tuesday, injuring about 80 people, rescuers said.

Australian rowers aim for world record

A group of Australian rowers will attempt to row 8,500 km across the Indian Ocean and set a world record, a media report said Wednesday.

IPL will keep me in shape for 2015 World Cup: Kallis

Veteran South African all-rounder Jacques Kallis, who retired from the Test format, has set the IPL T20 league as his launch pad for his mission World Cup 2015.

Commonwealth Games - Durban and Edmonton to bid for 2022

The Canadian city of Edmonton and the South African city of Durban have both formally indicated they plan to bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games, officials said on Monday.

Commonwealth Games - Durban and Edmonton to bid for 2022

The Canadian city of Edmonton and the South African city of Durban have both formally indicated they plan to bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games, officials said on Monday.

South African wins big-wave surf contest off California coast

A 40-year-old wave rider from South Africa claimed his second Mavericks International surfing championship on Friday, as he led two dozen competitors carving into crests up to five stories tall in the northern California`s famed surf contest.

Burundi eye CHAN last-eight after late show

Burundi on Saturday left it late to shoot to the top of Group D of the 2014 CHAN after they stunned Mauritania 3-2 in Durban.

India vs New Zealand, 1st ODI - Preview

India would look to gain some valuable experience and confidence when they clash with New Zealand in a five-match ODI series, beginning here tomorrow, as Mahendra Singh Dhoni and his boys will begin the defence of their World Cup title on these very shores next year.

Gayle pulls out of South Africa’s Ram Slam T20

Chris Gayle has been forced to pull out of South Africa`s domestic Ram Slam T20 tournament because he would not recover in time from a torn hamstring that occurred during an ODI against India in November.

Steyn says will continue use of `secret` bowling `weapon` in upcoming series against Oz

South African pace bowler Dale Steyn has revealed that he would be continuing to use his `secret weapon` of variation in his delivery stride and bowling action in the upcoming series against Australia.

Kallis thanks his fans

South African cricketer Jacques Kallis Tuesday thanked his fans for wishing him the best in his final Test which concluded against India in Durban Monday.

Kallis a true champion, says Tendulkar

Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar lauded Jacques Kallis Tuesday as one of the greatest all-rounders of the game and said the South African was "a true champion".

Kallis retires in 12th position

Jacques Kallis retired in 12th position in the ICC rankings for Test batsmen after he inspired South Africa to a 10-wicket victory over India in the second and final Test in Durban Monday.

Pujara backs India to draw confidence from negative Proteas batting tactics in first Test

Indian batsman Cheteshwar Pujara said that his team can draw confidence from the fact that South Africa`s negative batting tactics at the end of the first Test showed a lack of confidence in their lower batting order.