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  • Cheetahs, Ulster share spoils in PRO14 thriller

    21 September 2018 7:13 PM 18

    Cape Town - The Cheetahs and Ulster have played to an epic draw in their PRO14 encounter at Toyota Stadium in Bloemfontein on Friday evening. The result ended in a 39-39 draw after the Cheetahs led 17-14 at half-time. The Cheetahs ran in five tries by Gerhard Olivier, William Small-Smith, Joseph Dweba, Jacques du Toit and Rabs Maxwane. Flyhalf Tian Schoeman

  • Cape Town man shot and killed on bus to cemetery

    21 September 2018 6:47 PM 16

    Western Cape police say a man from Bishop Lavis was shot and killed around 11:00 on Friday. "This morning at around 11:00 an adult male from Bishop Lavis was shot and killed in Voortrekker Road in Kensington by unknown suspects who fled the scene in a white Mercedes Vito," Lieutenant Colonel Andrè Traut told News24. Eyewitness News earlier reported that the man was a passenger

  • Wawrinka dethrones Dzumhur to reach St Petersburg semis

    21 September 2018 5:22 PM 18

    Saint Petersburg - Stan Wawrinka beat last year's St Petersburg champion Damir Dzumhur in straight sets to reach the semi-finals on Friday. The 33-year-old Swiss wild card beat the Bosnian, who was seeded sixth, 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and 11 minutes to level their head-to-head record at one all. "The level of my play was good today and the win makes me feel positive

  • MotoGP leader Marquez looking hot on home corner

    21 September 2018 4:17 PM 17

    Alcaiz - Honda's Marc Marquez zoomed to the fastest lap in practice for the Aragon Grand Prix on Friday as the Spaniard seeks a fourth top-level victory on the track. The reigning world champion, who has a massive 67-point lead in this year's title race, powered around the anti-clockwise Aragon Motorland track in 1min 47.382sec in the second free practice

  • Survey of 104 countries says 1.3 billion live in poverty

    21 September 2018 4:13 PM 15

    A survey of 104 countries comprising 5.5 billion people that looked at health, education and living standards has found that some 1.3 billion people are living in poverty – including 662 million children. The Multidimensional Poverty Index released on Thursday by the UN Development Programme and the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative says 46% of the 1.3 billion

  • England give Burns chance to fill Cook's shoes

    21 September 2018 3:40 PM 15

    Nottingham - Uncapped Surrey batsman Rory Burns is set to replace Alastair Cook at the top of England's order after being named in a 16-man squad on Friday for the upcoming three-Test tour of Sri Lanka. Left-handed opener Cook, England's all-time leading run-scorer, retired from international duty after bringing down the curtain on his illustrious 12-year

  • Streak applies for Zimbabwe Cricket to be liquidated

    21 September 2018 1:37 PM 20

    Cape Town - Former Zimbabwe coach Heath Streak has applied to the High Court seeking an order for the provisional liquidation of Zimbabwe Cricket (ZC), saying the board is no longer able to pay it's debts. Streak, who was sacked as Zimbabwe coach in March, says ZC cannot meet its financial obligations after it recently failed to settle his severance

  • Tears flow as Mpumalanga man is reunited with family after 49 years

    21 September 2018 1:37 PM 18

    A man from Mbombela in Mpumalanga has been reunited with his parents and brothers after 49 years. Leon van Wyk, who’s a manager at The Puzzle Coffee Shop & Beauty Salon in die city, was adopted as child. A friend, who’d heard about his wish to trace his biological parents, helped Leon in his search. “I was so nervous I took a tranquilliser before I got onto the plane

  • Accused Capitec gunman appears confused, disoriented in Cape Town court

    21 September 2018 1:23 PM 18

    The man accused of descending on Capitec's administrative offices in Bellville, Cape Town this week, gun in hand, stumbled into the dock in the Bellville Regional Court on Friday. Wearing a creased T-shirt under his hoodie, a gaunt-looking Bevan Abrahams sank into his seat, holding his face in his hands and swaying slightly. His attorney, Kirvin Adams

  • Oliver Fisher cards first 59 in European Tour history

    21 September 2018 12:49 PM 17

    Vilamoura - Unheralded Englishman Oliver Fisher fired the first round of 59 in the European Tour's 46-year history on a remarkable second day of the Portugal Masters on Friday. The 30-year-old tapped in for par on the final hole to complete an astonishing 12-under-par round featuring 10 birdies and an eagle, after his long birdie putt for a 58 grazed