South Africa

A concussive combination has propelled Queenstown-based mixed martial artist Irshaad Sayed to his latest win. South African Sayed, fighting in Extreme Fighting Championships 58 in his home country, hit opponent Tumisang Madiba with a punishing body shot followed by two perfect...
Top Queenstown mountain bikers Kate Fluker and Mark Williams battled searing heat, illness and mechanical failures to finish fifth in their category of South African slog Cape Epic. The 691km race, with 15,400m of vertical climbing, attracted 1500 riders and...
Queenstown mountain bikers are hoping to continue their winning ways in the world's biggest mountain bike race in Africa. Kate Fluker and Mark 'Willy' Williams won the mixed team title at The Pioneer race, from Christchurch to Queenstown, earning them...
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