South Africa

Leigh Halfpenny British and Irish Lions

Lions hang on to beat Cheetahs

Sun 7 Jun, AT 09:44

The lacklustre tourists were lucky to emerge unbeaten after their clash with the Cheetahs

British Lions

British Lions hand out thrashing

Thu 4 Jun, AT 07:38

Ian McGeechan’s touring team handed out a ten-try mauling of Golden Lions as their tour finally sparked into life

ANC heads for landslide in South African elections

Thu 23 Apr, AT 13:08

Early results suggest Jacob Zuma will be the nation’s first Zulu president, but it’s not all good news for the ANC

Zuma: what they say about the president-in-waiting

Tue 21 Apr, AT 01:00

The result of Wednesday’s election is a foregone conclusion. Whether South Africa will be better off under President Zuma is not

Paul O'Connell British Lions

British Lions prepare for South African challenge

Tue 21 Apr, AT 01:00

Irish lock Paul O'Connell has been named as captain of the touring party that will take on the mighty Springboks this summer

IPL cricket league snubs England for South Africa

Tue 24 Mar, AT 12:42

The Indian Premier League will kick off in South Africa this April after safety concerns forced a move from the Subcontinent