Naomi Osaka Out of French Open, Doubts She will Play Wimbledon

Naomi Osaka Out of French Open, Doubts She will Play Wimbledon

Four-time Grand Slam winner Osaka made an unhappy return to Roland Garros on Monday, one year after pulling out of the clay court tournament due to struggles with her mental health. Osaka has suffered a first round defeat to Amanda Anisimova at the French open. Osaka...
Ruth Chepngetich Smashes Nagoya Women’s Marathon Course Record

Ruth Chepngetich Smashes Nagoya Women’s Marathon Course Record

World champion, Ruth Chepngetich, smashed the Nagoya Women’s Marathon course record in a time of 2:17:18 on Sunday, 13 March 2022, in Tokyo, Japan. Running with the pacemakers, Chepngetich had formed part of the lead group that passed the 5km line in 16:34,...
Akane Yamaguchi Wins Singles Title at  Badminton World Champs

Akane Yamaguchi Wins Singles Title at Badminton World Champs

Akane Yamaguchi has become the second female Japanese Badminton player in history to win the BWF World Championship title in Huelva, Spain. The 24-year-old claimed the women’s singles crown when she defeated Tokyo Olympic Games silver medalist, Tai Tzu Ying, 21-21,...
Delaine Mentoor’s Madibaz Sport Recognition

Delaine Mentoor’s Madibaz Sport Recognition

2021 gsport Coach of the Year and SA Women’s Water Polo team head coach, Delaine Mentoor, has been recognised by the Nelson Mandela University for her global success in 2021. She is one of a host of NMU representatives recognised for their success on the global stage...
FIH Announces Junior Women’s Hockey Cup Pools

FIH Announces Junior Women’s Hockey Cup Pools

The International Hockey Federation has released the official pools ahead of the 2021 FIH Junior Women’s Hockey World Cup, which kicks off from 5 December, in Potchefstroom. Participating countries have been divided into four groups as Netherlands who were runners-up...
Maike Diekmann Paves Way for Future African Rowing Stars

Maike Diekmann Paves Way for Future African Rowing Stars

Namibia’s Maike Diekmann hopes her historic appearance at the Tokyo Olympic Games has sparked further interest in rowing. Growing up, Diekmann participated in several sports from athletics (long jump, 100m sprint and discus) to in-line hockey (similar to ice hockey)....