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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...

Cipriani out of England squad as Ashton, Tuilagi included

Cipriani out of England squad as Ashton, Tuilagi included

(Reuters) - Gloucester flyhalf Danny Cipriani has been left out of England’s training squad for next week’s training...

Belgium and France share top spot in FIFA rankings

Belgium and France share top spot in FIFA rankings

(Reuters) - Belgium have joined world champions France as the joint leaders in the FIFA rankings published on...

Rwanda/Nigeria: CAF Conf Cup - Rayon Off to Nigeria for Return-Leg Clash Against Enyimba

Rwanda/Nigeria: CAF Conf Cup - Rayon Off to Nigeria for Return-Leg Clash Against Enyimba

By Peter KamasaBoth teams shared goalless spoils in their first-leg encounter in Kigali. RAYON Sports will be looking...

South Africa: Doping Ban, Retirement Muddies EFC Bantamweight Scene

South Africa: Doping Ban, Retirement Muddies EFC Bantamweight Scene

The EFC bantamweight division has been rocked by several big events in recent months, starting with the undefeated...

With Pep in the stands, City pay heavy price for errors

With Pep in the stands, City pay heavy price for errors

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) - There was an unfamiliar look to the Manchester City bench for Wednesday’s Champions League...

Juve show usual grit after Ronaldo red card

Juve show usual grit after Ronaldo red card

VALENCIA, Spain (Reuters) - Once again it proved impossible to keep Cristiano Ronaldo out of the Champions League...

Nigeria: Over 160 Golfers Celebrate Okunbor @56

Nigeria: Over 160 Golfers Celebrate Okunbor @56

Kaydees, based in Edo State, and indeed Benin City is like McDonalds and Mr Biggs roll out burgers...

Malawi Football Legend Kinnah Phiri Seeks Parliamentary Seat On UTM Ticket

Malawi Football Legend Kinnah Phiri Seeks Parliamentary Seat On UTM Ticket

By Chikumbutso Crespo Mafupah -MECFormer Malawi national football team legendary player and coach, Kinnah Phiri, will challenge incumbent...

Angolan Athletics Needs Major Investment - CAA Chairman

Angolan Athletics Needs Major Investment - CAA Chairman

Luanda — The chairman of the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA), Hamad Kalkaba Malboum, last Tuesday in Luanda...

South Africa: Junior Bok Starts At No 9 for Griquas

South Africa: Junior Bok Starts At No 9 for Griquas

Griquas have named their team for Saturday's Currie Cup clash against Western Province at Newlands. There are six...

Firecrackers and bangers set off outside Juventus players' hotel in Valencia

Firecrackers and bangers set off outside Juventus players' hotel in Valencia

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Cristiano Ronaldo and his Juventus team mates were the target of an attempt to disturb...

South Africa: Big Tests for SA Teams At Home in Pro14

South Africa: Big Tests for SA Teams At Home in Pro14

The Cheetahs and Southern Kings will face a tough test in the PRO14 this weekend as they line...

Nadal to skip ATP Asian swing due to knee injury

Nadal to skip ATP Asian swing due to knee injury

(Reuters) - World number one Rafa Nadal said on Wednesday he would skip the Asian leg of the...

Namibia: Current League Format Not Suitable for Brave Warriors

Namibia: Current League Format Not Suitable for Brave Warriors

WINDHOEK - Brave Warriors head coach, Ricardo Mannetti said the current Namibia Premier League (NPL) format does not...

Liberia Football Association Orders Corrupt Officials to Restitute Over 440k Liberian Dollars

Liberia Football Association Orders Corrupt Officials to Restitute Over 440k Liberian Dollars

By Christopher C. WalkerMonrovia — Suspended Liberia Football Association Competition Director Mathew Diggs and former Montserrado County sub...

US Open champ Osaka eases to victory on return to action in Tokyo

US Open champ Osaka eases to victory on return to action in Tokyo

(Reuters) - Japan’s Naomi Osaka cruised to victory in her first match since lifting the U.S. Open title,...

Liberia: Gambian Coach Manneh's One-Year Unbeaten Run Broken in Liberia

Liberia: Gambian Coach Manneh's One-Year Unbeaten Run Broken in Liberia

Gaffer Tapha Manneh has had the brakes applied on his one-year run without tasting defeat in Liberia's Premier...

Botswana: Mayor Marathon Saturday - allAfrica.com

Botswana: Mayor Marathon Saturday - allAfrica.com

By Anastacia SibandaGaborone — The second Gaborone Mayor's Marathon will be held at the National Stadium on Saturday....

Teenage sensation Ampadu signs new five-year deal at Chelsea

Teenage sensation Ampadu signs new five-year deal at Chelsea

(Reuters) - Wales international Ethan Ampadu has signed a new five-year contract with Chelsea, the Premier League club...

Zimbabwe: Nakamba Misses Uefa Opener

Zimbabwe: Nakamba Misses Uefa Opener

ZIMBABWE international midfielder Marvelous Nakamba missed his Belgian club's opening UEFA Champions League group game against German giants...

Inter strike two late goals to sink Tottenham

Inter strike two late goals to sink Tottenham

MILAN (Reuters) - Inter Milan staged a late smash-and-grab raid as goals by skipper Mauro Icardi and Matias...

Messi hat-trick fires Barca to victory over PSV

Messi hat-trick fires Barca to victory over PSV

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Lionel Messi scored a record eighth Champions League hat-trick as Barcelona kick-started their campaign with...

Sierra Leone face FIFA ban after anti-graft officials raid FA offices

Sierra Leone face FIFA ban after anti-graft officials raid FA offices

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (Reuters) - Sierra Leone face the prospect of a ban from international competition by FIFA...

Kenya: Please Forgive Me - Asbel Kiprop Pleads With Wife After Raunchy Video With Lover Leaked - Video

Kenya: Please Forgive Me - Asbel Kiprop Pleads With Wife After Raunchy Video With Lover Leaked - Video

By Nahashon MusunguThree-time World 1,500 metres champion Asbel Kiprop has publicly pleaded for forgiveness from his estranged wife...

Botswana: Hoffman Wins Cycling Challenge

Botswana: Hoffman Wins Cycling Challenge

By BopaGaborone — Biker, Nolan Hoffman of South Africa, continued his good form when he was crowned the...

Stokes and Hales charged with bringing game into disrepute

Stokes and Hales charged with bringing game into disrepute

LONDON (Reuters) - England all-rounder Ben Stokes and batsman Alex Hales have been charged with bringing the game...

Arsenal chief executive Gazidis leaves for AC Milan

Arsenal chief executive Gazidis leaves for AC Milan

LONDON (Reuters) - Arsenal Chief Executive Ivan Gazidis will leave the Premier League team to join Italy’s AC...

South Africa: Golden Lions Appoint New President

South Africa: Golden Lions Appoint New President

Following the resignation of former Golden Lions Rugby Union president Kevin de Klerk last month, the union announced...

South Africa: Scarra Shares Thought On Currie Cup's Rolling Subs

South Africa: Scarra Shares Thought On Currie Cup's Rolling Subs

Western Province hooker Scarra Ntubeni has shared his views on the rolling substitutions that have been introduced into...

Zimbabwe: Chimedza Questions Musona's Snub

Zimbabwe: Chimedza Questions Musona's Snub

Former Zimbabwe international Cephas Chimedza is surprised with the way Belgian coach Hein Vanhaezebrouck appears to be relegating...

Congo-Kinshasa/Zimbabwe: Evening Kick-Off for DRC Showdown

Congo-Kinshasa/Zimbabwe: Evening Kick-Off for DRC Showdown

By Eddie ChikamhiFor the first time in many years, Zimbabwe will play a competitive international assignment at home...

Zimbabwe: Zc Boss Showered With Praises

Zimbabwe: Zc Boss Showered With Praises

By Mehluli SibandaFormer Zimbabwe Cricket managing director Faisal Hasnain has praised the organisation's chairman Tavengwa Mukuhlani for the...