[WATCH] #Rio2016: 'I didn't have full confidence in myself'
A day after his historic win, men's 400m world record holder and Olympic champion Wayde van Niekerk opens up to EWN's Jean Smyth about not having full confidence in himself ahead of his final and what he learned from Usain Bolt.
Wayde van Niekerk pays tribute to his coach, Ans Botha
His golden win with the help of his coach, Ans Botha, has captured global headlines.
Bolt hails Wayde van Niekerk's gold medal performance
Van Niekerk won Team South Africa’s first gold at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, setting a new world record.
Wayde van Niekerk thanks South Africans for their support
Van Niekerk stunned the crowd at the Olympic Stadium, winning gold in the 400m in a world record time.
Wayde van Niekerk wins world record gold for SA at Rio Games
Van Niekerk led from start to finish blowing away his main competitors Kirani James and Lashawn Merritt.
#Rio2016: SA long jump star Manyonga defeats 'demons' for fairytale comeback
Luvo Manyonga, whose personal story includes overcoming a drug addiction, jumped 8.37 metres.
Luvo Manyonga wins silver in men's long jump
Luvo Manyonga has claimed yet another silver and in some style too emphatic at the Olympic stadium.
EWN Sport speaks to Chad le Clos after 'disappointing' #Rio2016
Chad le Clos opened up to EWN Sport's Jean Smyth after his final race at the Rio 2016 Olympics. He spoke about the huge disappointment he feels despite winning two silver medals.
Le Clos admits not winning gold has affected his mental state
Chad le Clos says that his heavy loss in his favoured events has weighed heavily on his mental state.
#RioIn60: One week on, 3 silvers, one bronze for SA
One week since the beginning of the Rio Olympics and South Africa has won 4 medals. Find out what more to expect from Team SA in Rio de Janeiro.
Disappointing day for SA rowers in Rio
The SA rowers finished just outside the medals despite starting the day in an optimistic mood.
Le Clos unsure of medley relay participation
Le Clos did not appear to know if he was down to swim the butterfly leg of the medley relay event.
Blitzboks' captain Kyle Brown happy despite missing out on Olympic gold
South Africa beat Japan in the bronze medal match but were left ruing the semifinal loss to Great Britain.
SA's Brad Tandy books spot in swimming's blue riband event
Tandy, who is based in the United States, says he’s delighted with his race.
Blitzbokke’s hope for Olympic gold trashed by Great Britain
The SA sevens team lost to Great Brittain and will now take on Japan for the bronze medal later tonight.
OPINION: Phelps vs Le Clos - The rivalry that never really was
EWN's Jean Smyth wonders if there ever was a genuine rivalry between two of swimming's best.
#Rio2016: SA men’s pair claim silver in rowing final
Lawrence Brittain and Shaun Keeling earned Team SA its third silver with a strong finish in the last 500m.
SA footballers crash out of Olympic Games
Gift Motupa scored an early goal but it was not enough as Owen de Gama’s side finished bottom of Group A.