Tag: sport

Kim Jong Nam Had Antidote In Bag When He Died In Nerve Agent Attack : The Two-Way : NPR

Kim Jong-Nam is seen at New Tokyo International Airport on May 4, 2001. The Asahi Shimbun/Asahi Shimbun via...

Blitzboks start with a win in Dubai but they have work to do

Heinz Schenk <!-- --> Cecil Afrika was a real gamebreaker for the Blitzboks. (Photo by Ashley Vlotman/Gallo Images)...

Coetzee giddy at Gelant’s elevation into Bok XV

The rumour mill is in overdrive but Allister Coetzee doesn’t have time to dwell on the fact that...

Autumn international: Wales v South Africa (Sat)

New Zealand-born Scarlets centre Hadleigh Parkes will make his Wales debut against South Africa on SaturdayAutumn internationalsVenue: Principality...

League leaders Barca still searching for top gear | Sport

BARCELONA (Reuters) - Barcelona may be flying high at the top of La Liga with 11 wins from...

Kenya: SportPesa Calls Everton ‘Hopeless’ in Another Outrageous Tweet

By Nahashon MusunguKenyan betting firm SportPesa could again have invited the wrath of Everton fans with yet another...

Project Veritas succeeds in making public wary of media, founder James O’Keefe says

James O'Keefe, of Project Veritas, speaks at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, Nov. 29, 2017.  (Jae S. Lee/Dallas...

Veteran cricket administrator Frank Brache dies

Cricket lost one of one its veteran administrators, Frank Brache, after a long illness on Wednesday. Brache was...

South Africa: Free State Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation On National Schools Championships

press release The Free State Department of Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation in partnership with the Free State...

Tunisia looking for first World Cup win since 1978 | Sport

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Tunisia were handed a relatively easy passage to their fifth World Cup but they...

Stocks Gain With U.S. Tax in Focus; Pound Rises: Markets Wrap

Stocks in Europe gained, following U.S. equities and most Asian benchmarks higher as optimism over U.S. tax reform overshadowed...

Kaizer Chiefs Have Received A Fitness Boost

Steve Komphela has been handed a boost, with Ramahlwe Mphahlele and Kgotso Moleko both returning to full training...

Malawi Queens Whooped By England Again

By Arkangel TemboBlantyre — England beat Malawi 61-53 at the Copper Box competition in England over the weekend...

Wales v South Africa: Jake Ball, Justin Tipuric & Jamie Roberts absent

Jake Ball received lengthy treatment after dislocating his shoulder playing for Wales against New ZealandAutumn internationals: Wales v...

After Franken, Democrats Struggle for Steady Harassment Message

Democrats in Congress are struggling with how to calibrate their response to sexual harassment claims against two prominent lawmakers...

Palace boss Hodgson calls for calm heads for Brighton clash | Sport

(Reuters) - Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson expects his players to avoid the hype of a derby and...

The Confederation of African Football cuts its player awards shortlists

2016 winner Riyad Mahrez is missing from the Confederation of African Football's list for 2017The Confederation of African...

Badminton: Then it’s off for a short breather for Chong Wei

KUALA LUMPUR: Shuttler Lee Chong Wei will take a short break for a well-deserved holiday after the World...

South Africa: Marx Available for Wales Test

Springbok hooker Malcolm Marx and flanker Siya Kolisi will return to the training field on Monday as the...

Cape Crusaders: Why some South Africans (still) support the Kiwis, not the Springboks | News | Sport

Politics and sport are inseparable. To paraphrase the famous military thinker Carl von Clausewitz, sport could be politics...

The Latest: Bali airport closure causes delays across nation

Updated 1:47 am, Monday, November 27, 2017 Photo: Firdia Lisnawati, AP Clouds of ashes rise from the Mount Agung...

Patterns inherited from SA’s colonial past still persist in sport

South African sporting roots are deep in the country’s colonial past.During the 19th century, sport in Britain and...

Arsenal leave it late as Sanchez downs Burnley

Burnley - Alexis Sanchez's controversial late penalty earned Arsenal a hard-fought 1-0 victory against Burnley and moved Arsene...

Formula One changes logo for new-look future | Sport

LONDON (Reuters) - Formula One unveiled a new logo at the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix on Sunday...

Zamalek football fans not happy as members re-elect Mortada Mansour as president

Since Mortada Mansour (right) has been president of Zamalek the football team has had more than 10 coaches...

Special Report: ‘Treacherous Shenanigans’ – the Inside Story of Mugabe’s Downfall

Special Report: 'Treacherous Shenanigans' - the Inside Story of Mugabe's Downfall U.S. News & World ReportEx-finance minister of...

South Africa: Boks Praised for Clinical Performance in Tough Conditions

Springbok coach Allister Coetzee praised his team for getting the job done by beating Italy 35-6 in very...

Wales wait on Jake Ball and Rhys Webb injuries for South Africa

Wales scrum-half Rhys Webb suffered a blow to the head against New ZealandAutumn internationals: Wales v South AfricaVenue:...

Gold in Germany for SA super-teen Calvin

CAPE TOWN - South African teenager Calvin Coetzee added more gold to Lifesaving South Africa’s treasured year with...

Win over Everton will give us belief, says Pellegrino | Sport

(Reuters) - Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino believes Sunday’s Premier League clash against an Everton has come at the...

Egypt attack: Militants hunted over Sinai mosque strike

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Centurion Smith ushers Australia to safety on day three

A captain’s century hewn from granite and two wickets in a fiery pace assault after tea saw Australia...

Safari Rally director Vohra dies in road crash

By ABDUL SIDIMore by this Author By ABDULRAHMAN SHERIFFMore by this Author The 2017 East African Safari Classic...

South Africa’s teenage duo shine in Germany

Cape Town - South Africa’s teenage duo of Calvin Coetzee and JP van Zyl shone on day one...

Lesotho: Olympic Scholarship Boost for Local Athletes

By Mikia KalatiSIX of the country's top athletes have been handed a huge boost after receiving Olympic Solidarity...

Zimbabwe’s new President Emmerson Mnangagwa sworn in

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWatch: Emmerson Mnangagwa is sworn inEmmerson Mnangagwa has been sworn...

Hamilton and Vettel already fixated on five | Sport

ABU DHABI (Reuters) - Formula One’s four-times world champions Lewis Hamilton and Sebastian Vettel engaged in some light-hearted...

Zlatan pushes for Manchester United starting spot against Brighton

The striker enjoyed an impressive first season at Old Trafford following his free transfer from Paris Saint-Germain in...

Senegal climb to top of Africa rankings — Sport — The Guardian Nigeria Newspaper – Nigeria and World News

SenegalSenegal rose to a record 23rd place in the world and first in Africa when the November FIFA...

South Africa: SA’s European Tour Young Guns Impress

A new generation of South Africans made their presence felt on the European Tour this year and will...