Twenty-five years since the end of apartheid in South Africa, the country is still wrestling with its legacy.Read the full story ›
South Africa World Cup winner Bryan Habana has announced that he is to retire at the end of the season.Read the full story ›
Thousands of mourners packed the 40,000-seat Orlando Stadium to bid farewell to the powerful figure who will be buried as a national hero.Read the full story ›
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, the South African anti-apartheid campaigner, has died in hospital at the age of 81.Read the full story ›
Darren Lehmann will continue in his role as head coach of the Australia team after a Cricket Australia investigation found that he had no prior knowledge of the plan to ball tamper during the third Test against South Africa.
CA chief executive James Sutherland said that knowledge of Cameron Bancroft's attempt to manipulate the ball with sticky tape against South Africa in Cape Town was limited to three players - opener Bancroft, captain Steve Smith and vice-captain David Warner.
Sutherland said Tim Paine has been appointed captain of Australia's Test team, and said the three players involved in the ball-tampering case will leave South Africa on Wednesday.
"I want to apologise to all Australians for what took place," Sutherland told a press conference in Johannesburg. "It's about the reputation and integrity of Australian cricket and Australian sport and whether Australians can take pride in their national team.
"The key finding is that prior knowledge of the ball-tampering incident was limited to three players - captain Steve Smith, vice-captain David Warner and Cameron Bancroft.
"The three players on report, we are contemplating significant sanctions, which will reflect the gravity of what has occurred and the damage it has done to the standing of Australian cricket."
Former South African president Jacob Zuma is to face prosecution on 16 charges of corruption, authorities in the country have announced.Read the full story ›
Worcester have signed South Africa international centre Francois Venter.Read the full story ›
Lions rescued from warzones have been rehoused at a new home in South Africa.Read the full story ›
South Africa's ruling party says it will nominate acting president Cyril Ramaphosa to be elected as the country's new leader on Thursday.Read the full story ›
The 75-year-old is said to have demanded a number of concessions before giving in to demands to cede power.Read the full story ›