The South African COVID-19 variant believed to be resistant to vaccines was detected in a Thai returnee from Tanzania.
Trial: Vaccine provides “minimal” protection against mild to moderate variant C-19.
South African players raised their fists Saturday in an anti-racism gesture at the start of their two-Test series against Sri Lanka at SuperSport Park in Centurion, in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.
South Africa’s retail industry is feeling the pain from the coronavirus pandemic.
The UN health agency warned that the coronavirus pandemic would be lengthy and could lead to “response fatigue”, as the case count in South Africa topped half a million.
A week of race controversy for South African cricket ended on Saturday with the sport’s return to live action in the country.
A nationwide curfew in S Africa while Catalonia forced residents back into lockdown.
The cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa stood at 92,681 as of Saturday, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said.
Cricket South Africa issued a one-paragraph statement on Tuesday stating it was official policy to support four-day Test match cricket.
England lost both their overnight batsmen on a tense fourth morning on Sunday as they attempt to save the first Test against South Africa SuperSport Park.
England face South Africa in what promises to be a brutally compelling Rugby World Cup final in Yokohama on Saturday.
Billy Vunipola has promised England will “come out firing” in the World Cup final against South Africa, revealing he has been getting rugby tips from his auntie ahead of the biggest game of his life.
South Africa suffers a major setback ahead of World Cup semi-final against Wales.
South Africa are expected to breeze past Canada in today’s Rugby World Cup match but while the Springboks see the game as a chance to rest key players ahead of the knockout stages captain Siya Kolisi is happy not to have been left on the sidelines.
India captain Virat Kohli’s decision to bat first against South Africa in the third and final Twenty20 International backfired but the 30-year-old says the hosts want to prepare for next year’s Twenty20 World Cup by minimising the impact of the toss.
South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus said New Zealand remain the favourites for the Rugby World Cup, but warned they will face tougher challenges than his Springbok side later in the competition.
South Africa’s superb revival over the past 15 months has taken them from one of their lowest ever periods to genuine Rugby World Cup contenders as they chase a third global title in Japan.
Australia’s first-up thrashing by a second-string South Africa side in the Rugby Championship on Saturday has triggered alarm bells at home but scrumhalf Nic White has said all the Wallabies’ ills can be fixed within a week.
South Africa’s ruling ANC was Saturday declared winner of general elections.
Australia will not scrap its restrictions on overseas-based players representing it.
S. African police pounce on a consignment of rhino horns worth over US$1.7 million.
Former Australia opening batsman Cameron Bancroft has broken his silence on the ball-tampering scandal in South Africa.
Firebrand fast bowler Dale Steyn will seek to become South Africa’s greatest wicket-taker in tests when they take on Pakistan.
A total of 21 boys have died in South Africa as a result of botched circumcision.
The Springboks will arrive in Japan for the World Cup a week earlier than planned.
Erasmus and his assistants are to spread out across the country to offer support.
South Africa’s parliament passes by majority vote a bill authorising same-sex marriage.
Ramaphosa calls on the BRICS countries to work to improve economic growth.
S. Africa calls for increased support for developing countries in fighting climate change.
Activists to challenge Ramaphosa’s plan to allow expropriation without compensation.