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.

• Golf:

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.

• Tennis:

Nikoloz Basilashvili beat Leonardo Mayer to claim the German Open and his first ATP final in Hamburg6-4, 0-6, 7-5

• Aquatics:

South African men’s underwater hockey side won silver at the World Championships in Quebec.

• Boxing

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.

• Football:

South Africa lost 1 – 0 to Angola in the COSAFA under 17 final on Sunday.