Every Monday we bring you some of the sports highlights from the weekend.
After a disappointing Test series the Proteas took on Sri Lanka in the first of five ODI matches on Sunday. South Africa won the match by 5 wickets.
Geraint Thomas became the first Welshman in history to win the Tour de France on Sunday.
• Formula One:
Lewis Hamilton extended his lead in overall standings on Sunday following his Hungarian Grand Prix victory.
Dustin Johnson’s win of the RBC Canadian Open gave the 34-year-old his 19th career PGA Tour victory, which ties him for 38th in career wins.
Nikoloz Basilashvili beat Leonardo Mayer to claim the German Open and his first ATP final in Hamburg – 6-4, 0-6, 7-5
South African men’s underwater hockey side won silver at the World Championships in Quebec.
Mikey Garcia (39-0, 30 KOs) beat Robert Easter Jr. (21-1, 14 KOs) cruised to a 12-round unanimous decision Saturday, unifying his WBC lightweight title with Easter’s IBF title.
South Africa lost 1 – 0 to Angola in the COSAFA under 17 final on Sunday.