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Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

Zimbabwe/South Africa: Billiat Lands Absa Premiership Monthly Award... Still Keen to Move Overseas

By Sports ReporterZIMBABWE international and Kaizer Chiefs forward Khama Billiat capped off a successful month for his South...

Hamilton storms to 80th pole in Japan, Vettel ninth

Hamilton storms to 80th pole in Japan, Vettel ninth

SUZUKA, Japan (Reuters) - Formula One leader Lewis Hamilton seized a record-extending 80th pole position at the Japanese...

Emotional Osaka battles past Zhang into Beijing semis

Emotional Osaka battles past Zhang into Beijing semis

(Reuters) - U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka fought back tears and rallied from a set down to outlast...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

Rwanda Leaves Chess Olympiad 2018 Two Titles Rich, Optimistic Over Future

By James KaruhangaBy the end of the 43rd Chess Olympiad 2018 on Friday the World Chess Federation (FIDE)...

Ronaldo ready to play despite rape allegations -Juventus coach

Ronaldo ready to play despite rape allegations -Juventus coach

(Reuters) - Juventus coach Massimo Allegri says Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to play for the Serie A team...

Zimbabwe: Steyn Slams Pitch - allAfrica.com

Zimbabwe: Steyn Slams Pitch - allAfrica.com

Photo: Pixabay Cricket pitch (file photo). By Mehluli Sibanda in Bloemfontein, South AfricaSOUTH African fast bowler, Dale Steyn...

All Blacks no longer have everything their own way, says Read

All Blacks no longer have everything their own way, says Read

PRETORIA (Reuters) - New Zealand captain Kieran Read says they can no longer just pitch up and expect...

South Africa: Faf Du Plessis Returns to Lead Proteas in Paarl

South Africa: Faf Du Plessis Returns to Lead Proteas in Paarl

Proteas captain Faf du Plessis is fit and will play in the 3rd ODI against Zimbabwe in Paarl...

Springboks skipper expecting All Blacks backlash

Springboks skipper expecting All Blacks backlash

PRETORIA (Reuters) - South Africa expect an all-out assault from world champions New Zealand when the two countries...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

South Africa: Anderson Falls to Gasquet At Japan Open

South Africa's Kevin Anderson was knocked out of the quarter-finals of the Japan Open by France's Richard Gasquet...

Kenya: Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases

Nigeria Chess Boss, Adeyemi, Bags Fide Post

By Femi SolajaIt was celebration galore in Nigeria camp yesterday at the ongoing World Chess Olympiad following the...

Joshua's camp makes much-improved offer for Wilder fight

Joshua's camp makes much-improved offer for Wilder fight

(Reuters) - Anthony Joshua’s representatives have made a “much-improved” offer for a world heavyweight title unification fight against...

Murray to end season after playing in Shenzhen and Beijing

Murray to end season after playing in Shenzhen and Beijing

(Reuters) - Andy Murray will end his season after playing in the Shenzhen and Beijing tournaments over the...

Kenya/Ethiopia: Wanyama Returns to Harambee Stars Squad for Ethiopia Tie

Kenya/Ethiopia: Wanyama Returns to Harambee Stars Squad for Ethiopia Tie

By David KwalimwaVictor Wanyama is set to captain Kenya in the back-to-back 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying...

China's Wang wins second WTA title with Guangzhou triumph

China's Wang wins second WTA title with Guangzhou triumph

(Reuters) - China’s Wang Qiang picked up her second career WTA title with a surprisingly straightforward 6-1 6-2...

Red-hot Osaka powers past Giorgi into Tokyo final

Red-hot Osaka powers past Giorgi into Tokyo final

TOKYO (Reuters) - U.S. Open champion Naomi Osaka stormed past Italy’s Camila Giorgi 6-2 6-3 on Saturday to...

Uganda Wins World University Netball Title

Uganda Wins World University Netball Title

Hosts Uganda are the 2018 FISU World University Netball champions after stopping giants South Africa in the final...

Rwanda: Wheelchair Basketball Tipped to Grow at Fast Pace in Rwanda

Rwanda: Wheelchair Basketball Tipped to Grow at Fast Pace in Rwanda

By Louisa Esther MugaboThis Friday evening, the first match of newly founded wheelchair basketball team, Vision, took place...

Joshua adds weight for title fight against lighter Povetkin

Joshua adds weight for title fight against lighter Povetkin

LONDON (Reuters) - Heavyweight world champion Anthony Joshua hit the scales nearly two stones heavier than Russian opponent...

South Africa: SA Rugby Extends Condolences After Death of Club Player

South Africa: SA Rugby Extends Condolences After Death of Club Player

SA Rugby President Mark Alexander on Friday has extended condolences to the family of Kyle Barnes , a...

Tanzania: Stars Maintain Same Position in FIFA Rankings

Tanzania: Stars Maintain Same Position in FIFA Rankings

TANZANIA position in the latest FIFA rankings released yesterday has remained unchanged despite Taifa Stars' gallant performance away...

Tanzania: Mengi Throws His Weight On Serengeti Boys

Tanzania: Mengi Throws His Weight On Serengeti Boys

By Jimmy LwangiliPATRON of the national Under-17 football team, Serengeti Boys, Reginald Mengi has asked football stakeholders countrywide...

Tanzania: Simba Taste Mbao Wrath

Tanzania: Simba Taste Mbao Wrath

MAINLAND Premier League title holders, Simba yesterday were inflicted with a first defeat of the season, losing 1-0...

Tanzania: Zahera Tells Players to Keep Tactical Discipline

Tanzania: Zahera Tells Players to Keep Tactical Discipline

By Benjamin BenYOUNG Africans Head Coach, Mwinyi Zahera said lack of concentration among his players cost the team...

Nigeria: Kiddies Take Centre Stage As Nigeria Cup Tees Off Tomorrow

Nigeria: Kiddies Take Centre Stage As Nigeria Cup Tees Off Tomorrow

By Christian OkparaYouths from the Ikoyi golf community and its environs will gather tomorrow at the Ikoyi Club...

Nigeria: Sports TV - Time to Grow Local Competitions

Nigeria: Sports TV - Time to Grow Local Competitions

opinion By Lolade AdewuyiSince the end of the FIFA World Cup in July, the competition in the African...

Ghana: Igniting Public Space At the Chale Wote Street Art Festival in Accra

Ghana: Igniting Public Space At the Chale Wote Street Art Festival in Accra

analysis By Ruth Simbao, Rhodes UniversityFor the past eight years at the end of every August the James...

McGregor promotes fight, whiskey at raucous press conference

McGregor promotes fight, whiskey at raucous press conference

(Reuters) - Conor McGregor sipped whiskey and boasted he would need just one round to defeat Khabib Nurmagomedov...

Sarri plays down Pedro injury scare in Chelsea win

Sarri plays down Pedro injury scare in Chelsea win

(Reuters) - Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri has played down the significance of the shoulder injury Spanish winger Pedro...

Aubameyang's father named new co-coach of Gabon

Aubameyang's father named new co-coach of Gabon

LIBREVILLE (Reuters) - Former captains Pierre Aubame and Daniel Cousin have been named as co-coaches of Gabon after...

Kenya: KPL Embraces Changes for New Season

Kenya: KPL Embraces Changes for New Season

By David KwalimwaThe Kenya Premier League management has announced a change in the schedule of the top flight...

Joshua sees Povetkin as toughest fight since Klitschko

Joshua sees Povetkin as toughest fight since Klitschko

LONDON (Reuters) - World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua expects his title defence against Russian Alexander Povetkin on Saturday...

South Africa: Coetzee At No 8 Against Cheetahs

South Africa: Coetzee At No 8 Against Cheetahs

There are four South African-born players in Ulster's match-day squad for Friday's PRO14 clash against the Cheetahs in...

South Africa: Bok Lose 5 Key Players for Home Tests

South Africa: Bok Lose 5 Key Players for Home Tests

Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus has named a preliminary squad of 17 players for his side's final two Rugby...

South Africa: Bok Scrumhalf Cronje Back to Lead Lions

South Africa: Bok Scrumhalf Cronje Back to Lead Lions

Springbok scrumhalf Ross Cronje will lead the Golden Lions on the field when they face the Sharks in...

Dembele, Messi partnership fuelling Barca goal rush

Dembele, Messi partnership fuelling Barca goal rush

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Lionel Messi’s blossoming partnership with electric winger Ousmane Dembele has helped Barcelona to four straight...

South Africa: Minor Changes for Cheetahs Ahead of Ulster Clash

South Africa: Minor Changes for Cheetahs Ahead of Ulster Clash

Cheetahs coach Franco Smith has named his team for Friday's PRO14 encounter against Ulster at the Free State...

South Africa: 4 000 Tickets Available for Boks V Wallabies in PE

South Africa: 4 000 Tickets Available for Boks V Wallabies in PE

Around 4 000 tickets remain available for purchase for the Springboks' next Rugby Championship clash against Australia in...

Malawi: Chiukepo Sets 20 Goals Target to Claim Golden Boot

Malawi: Chiukepo Sets 20 Goals Target to Claim Golden Boot

By Elijah PhimbiNyasa Big Bullets hitman Chiukepo Msowoya has set himself a target of 20 league goals this...

Boks release duo to English clubs ahead of Australia showdown

Boks release duo to English clubs ahead of Australia showdown

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - South Africa will be without fullback Willie le Roux and loose-forward Francois Louw for...