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Fistball's finest come to South Africa for World Cup

The obscure but fun sport of fistball one of the world's oldest sports is gaining small, grassroots support among a diverse group of Capetonians. The city hosts the sport's World Cup this weekend.

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Five South African motorsport legends

From the late Gugu Zulu to recent MotoGP champ Brad Binder, South African motorsport boasts a host of legends, champions and superstars. Meet some of the country's best behind the wheel.


Tarkwa Bay: Africa's hidden surfing gem

Surfing might not be the most popular sport in Nigeria, but a handful of surfers have found a home on the waves next to Lagos harbour one of the busiest ports on the continent and are determined to use surfing to inspire and uplift the community.


South Africa's Dungeons surf spot unleashes world class waves

Known as one of the world's most thrilling surf spots, Dungeons near Hout Bay recently offered local and visiting surfers an opportunity to experience the perfect 'big wave'.


South Africa welcomes back Olympic heroes

South Africans gathered at OR Tambo Airport in Ekurhuleni, situated east of Johannesburg, to welcome back the South African Olympic team from Rio de Janeiro, including gold medal winner Caster Semenya.

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