Top 10 Sport24 articles of 2012

Cape Town - 2012 will go down in the sporting annals as one of the finest in living memory.

From Ernie Els winning the Open Championship to Chad le Clos gold and silver winning feats at the London Olympics, the past year was filled with joy and sadness, ecstasy and tragedy.

The trials and tribulations at SA Rugby, Cricket South Africa and SAFA - once again - dominated the headlines over the past 12 months.

Without further ado, here are the most viewed articles on Sport24 for 2012:

1. Sexiest hurdler ever (102 593)

2. R22m dream car for Francois Hougaard (90 306)

3. Caster Semenya: I made a mistake (89 781)

4. Chad le Clos withdraws from final (69 316)

5. Babes of the London Olympics (66 541)

6. Joost snubbed at SA Sport awards (62 153)

7. Ex-Bok sorry for 'coconut' term (61 929)

8. Babes of Wimbledon (60 140)

9. SA rowers clinch gold (55 930)

10. Rugby practice ends in tragedy (55 588)

HAVE YOUR SAY: What was your sporting highlight - and lowlight - from 2012? Send your thoughts to Sport24.
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Derrick Pentz 2012-12-25 07:27:35 AM
A sad indictment of the times- the top 10 have only 2 actual sporting event reports, the rest belong either on FHM or People Magazine .
Ross Seward 2012-12-25 10:24:12 AM
Really?! These are the top 10? How about the proteas claiming the no.1 test ranking from England or the junior Boks winning the W/C.
Rory Beckett 2012-12-25 12:50:06 PM
What a load of ka#%.
Andre Bosch 2012-12-27 07:43:41 AM
Maybe the Hougaard article made it to #2 because you messed up the original headline saying the car was 22Mil instead of 2.2Mil.