Thu, 21 February, 2019
Caster Semenya arrives at the Swiss Sports Tribunal.

Caster Semenya Heads To Swiss Sports Tribunal

Olympic 800 metres champion Caster Semenya of South Africa went to the Court of Arbitration for Sport on Monday to challenge proposed rules that could force...
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Lions Wary Of Premature Celebrations

Lions captain Warren Whiteley was full of praise for his team in wake of their historic 25-16 win over the Jaguares in Buenos Aires.However,...
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Robben Picks Anfield As His ‘Worst Stadium’

Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben has described Anfield as his “worst stadium” as he prepares for a return to face Liverpool in the Champions...
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Neymar’s Father Denies Any Contact With Barca

Neymar's father reiterated on Sunday that there has been no attempt to contact Barcelona over a possible return to Spain for the world's most expensive player.Neymar joined Paris Saint-Germain for a world record fee of $251 million in August 2017 but has repeatedly been linked with a move back...
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Lions Record First Win In Buenos Aires

A hat-trick of tries from Marnus Schoeman helped the Lions record their first win in Buenos Aires when they beat the Jaguares 25-16 in Round One of Super Rugby 2019.Swys de Bruin’s side put in a huge performance up front during the 80 minutes and they were outstanding on...
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Crowds Flock To Pay Tribute To Sala

The death in a plane crash of Cardiff City striker Emiliano Sala was a cruel blow to family, friends and supporters in his home village in Argentina, and on Saturday they came, grieving, from miles around to pay their respects.Through the morning, mourners gathered for a public vigil in...
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Thomas Seizes Riviera Lead As Woods Surges

Justin Thomas eagled the first hole of the third round on Saturday to open a one-shot lead over Adam Scott at the rain-hit Genesis Open, where Tiger Woods was surging as darkness halted play.Thomas and Australia's Scott shared the 36-hole lead on 11-under par after both completed six-under par...
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Wawrinka Stuns Nishikori To Reach Rotterdam Final

Three-time Grand Slam title winner Stan Wawrinka reached his second Rotterdam Open final on Saturday by knocking out top seed Kei Nishikori 6-2, 4-6, 6-4.Switzerland's 2015 champion needed almost two and a quarter hours to defeat the Japanese star who was playing at the Dutch event for the first...
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Mabasa Guides Bloemfontein Celtic To Last Eight

Clinical finisher Tshegofatso Mabasa helped Bloemfontein Celtic into the South African FA Cup quarterfinals by scoring in a nervous 1-0 win over lower-league Richards Bay on Saturday.The joint-leading goal scorer in the Premiership this season with eight struck his first of the competition on 66 minutes at Free State...
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Messi Penalty Lifts Barca

Lionel Messi scored a penalty and missed another as La Liga leaders Barcelona ground out an unconvincing 1-0 win over Real Valladolid, while Antoine Griezmann surpassed Fernando Torres with his 130th goal for Atletico Madrid.Messi's fitness was again in the spotlight on Saturday after a niggling thigh strain in...
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Kuchar Regrets Handling Of Caddie Controversy

US golfer Matt Kuchar apologised again on Saturday for his "hard-headed" handling of payment to his local caddie at the Mayakoba Classic in November.Kuchar, pilloried for his $5 000 payment to caddie David Giral Ortiz, had already said in a statement he would be paying Ortiz the $50 000...
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Guptill Sweeps New Zealand Past Bangladesh

A rejuvenated Martin Guptill wound back the clock with his second century in as many...
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Sharks’ Slow Poison Downs Sunwolves

The Sharks got their season off to a solid start as they secured a comfortable...
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Canes Snatch Scrappy Win Over Tahs

The Hurricanes managed to grind out a narrow 20-19 win over the Waratahs on Saturday.The...
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Champions Crusaders Survive Blues Scare

Crusaders open their Super Rugby campaign with a hard-fourth 24-22 win over the over the...
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Banyana Banyana Throw Weight Behind Semenya

The national soccer team, Banyana Banyana, has thrown its weight behind Caster Semenya as she...
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Cape Town City Goal Blitz Secures Quarterfinals Place

Cape Town City scored three goals in 13 minutes to defeat Highlands Park 3-0 on...
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Lions Desperate For Maiden MODC Win

The Highveld Lions coach Enoch Nkwe is expecting a tough Momentum One Day Cup battle...
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Infantino ‘Happy’ About Refugee Footballer’s Return To Australia

Fifa president Gianni Infantino on Friday expressed joy over refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi's return to...
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Xasa Sets Up Panel To Support Caster Semenya

The Sports Ministry has set up a high-level panel in support of Caster Semenya as...
u19 cricket

SA U19 Cricket Team Ready For India

The South African under-19 squad are looking forward to testing themselves against current world champions,...
world cup

Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay To Present Joint 2030 World Cup Bid

Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay are to submit a joint bid to host the 2030...
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Nishikori Eases Into Rotterdam Last Eight

Japan's Kei Nishikori carved out a comfortable 6-1, 6-4 win over Latvian Ernests Gulbis on...
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Halep, Kerber Battle Through To Qatar Semi-Finals

World number three Simona Halep and three-time Grand Slam champion Angelique Kerber came through tough...
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Semenya Says She Is ‘Unquestionably A Woman’

South African 800m Olympic champion Caster Semenya on Thursday said she was "unquestionably a woman",...
Rustenburg Pair

Rustenburg Pair Claim First TransCape MTB Title

Justin van der Linde and Albertus Jooste won the 70km final stage of the Liberty...