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21 October 2018 6:22 PM Marathon man Isner backs Wimbledon rule-change

London - John Isner has backed the change to Wimbledon's rules which will see the final set decided by a tie-break when the game score reached 12-12. The 33-year-old American was involved in the longest match in professional tennis history when he eventually overcame Nicolas Mahut 70-68 in the final set of an 11-hour clash during the 2010 Championships 22

07 October 2018 6:39 PM Hatton's back-9 collapse hands Bjerregaard Alfred Dunhill title

St Andrews -Lucas Bjerregaard's barnstorming final round at St Andrews on Sunday saw the Dane take advantage of a back-nine collapse from Tyrrell Hatton, who missed out on a third successive Alfred Dunhill Links Championship title. England's Hatton held a five-stroke lead after a run of four consecutive front-nine birdies, but fell apart on the back nine with four bogeys 23

05 October 2018 4:01 AM Jimmy Kimmel to open comedy club in Las Vegas in 2019

Los Angeles - Jimmy Kimmel will see a dream come true when he opens a comedy club next spring in Las Vegas where he will make regular appearances and give up-and-coming comics a chance to hone their talents. The late-night talk show host joined casino giant Caesars Entertainment in announcing plans on Wednesday for the newest comedy club in Sin City. Kimmel 61

13 September 2018 11:59 AM Absa opens UK office, hopes to profit from post-Brexit trade in Africa

Absa, which recently rebranded following its separation from Barclays, has announced the launch of its UK office. The bank and financial services group described the move as part of a growth strategy as “investors and businesses look to an increasingly stable and prosperous Africa for opportunity in a post-Brexit environment”. “We have an ambitious growth 97

10 September 2018 12:01 PM Sri Lanka's Chandimal out of Asia Cup

Colombo - Sri Lanka Test captain Dinesh Chandimal was withdrawn on Monday from the 16-member squad for the Asian Cup because of an injury during a recent domestic tournament, the board said. The 28-year-old batsman had injured a finger during a domestic Twenty20 match and needed more time to recover, Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) said in a statement 31

05 September 2018 7:55 AM The Voice SA winner Craig Lucas opens up about his sexuality in moving letter

Johannesburg – In an emotional open letter, The Voice SA season 2 winner Craig Lucas opened up about his sexuality to family, friends, and fans on Tuesday. The lengthy note started off with the singer talking about his battle with depression, as well as suicidal thoughts that plagued him in 2016. "I had been thinking about suicide a lot. It scared me,” he wrote 63

14 August 2018 4:01 AM Survivor SA: Philippines finale heading to Cape Town with promises of new surprises

Cape Town – The 6th season's 2-hour finale of Survivor South Africa: Philippines on M-Net (DStv 101) will end on Thursday, 16 August. Host Nico Panagio will reveal the final vote tally and the winner in a live broadcast that will take place in front of a live studio audience, done for the first time from Cape Town. The previous 5 seasons of Survivor 104

01 August 2018 8:57 AM Serena opens up after shocking loss

Cape Town - Serena Williams revealed she was far from her best following her poor performance against Johanna Konta on Tuesday. The former world number one managed to win just one service game against Konta as she went down in straight sets at the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic. "I'm taking everything a day at a time," the 23-time Grand Slam champion 31

28 July 2018 7:53 AM WATCH: DJ Khaled reunites with Justin Bieber, Chance the Rapper and Quavo for new hot single

Cape Town - DJ Khaled, Justin Bieber, Chance the Rapper and Quavo have reunited for a hot new track called No Brainer. The video for the song was released on Friday and soared to the top of the YouTube trending videos in South Africa. The fun clip opens with DJ Khaled in a director’s chair and Justin Bieber in front of the camera. During the course of the video 44

26 July 2018 2:37 PM Durban highway opens after violent protests

Traffic on the N2 highway is flowing freely after a violent protest on the national road near Chesterville, Durban on Thursday. Metro police spokesperson Parboo Sewpersad said shack dwellers took to the streets after their strictures were demolished, apparently by an unknown private security company, two days ago. "They threw debris into the road and a few cars were stoned 27