David Isaacson Sports reporter

David Isaacson is a sports reporter for the Sunday Times and TimesLIVE.


DAVID ISAACSON | A vision for SA sport is all very well, but you need money and a plan

Administrators need to map out a proper, achievable plan and get Lotto and government on board to fund it

Boxing Mecca

New boxing organisation offers old-timers competitive fights

Toppies and over-aged pugilists can now take up the sport competitively after receiving the blessing of the South ...


New Athletes SA board scraps controversial qualifying criteria

The new Athletics South Africa (ASA) board on Thursday said it was scrapping the controversial qualifying standards ...


Caster Semenya misses Olympic qualifying mark in Durban

Caster Semenya failed in her Olympic qualifying bid on Friday‚ starting the 5‚000m too slowly and unable to master a ...


Cyclist Nic Dlamini makes SA Olympic team

Nic Dlamini‚ who suffered a broken arm when he was assaulted by rangers at the Table Mountain National Park in late ...


There’s a big difference between sport funding and support

Wise investment in sport would not only assist new talent reach the top, but help those at the pinnacle stay there


World bests fall in Gqeberha

The quality fields made breaking world bests along the Friendly City’s beach front seem easier than pronouncing ...


SA rowers settle for silver in Lucerne

The SA men’s four crew suffered their only defeat of their Swiss campaign on Sunday as they ended second behind Britain ...


Vaccination rollout for SA’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes begins on Monday

The Covid-19 vaccination programme for SA’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes will begin in earnest on Monday, the SA ...


Caster Semenya to make Olympic qualification attempt in Durban

Caster Semenya will make a bid for Olympic qualification in the 5‚000m in Durban on May 28‚ according to her SA-based ...