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22 October 2018 4:21 AM Turkey vows to reveal 'naked truth' over Khashoggi death

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday vowed to reveal within days the "naked truth" over the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, as Riyadh said it did not know the whereabouts of his body and that Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman had been unaware of any operation to murder him. The Turkish leader's statement came the day after Saudi authorities 23

21 October 2018 11:00 AM Mumbai Indians confirm De Kock's transfer

Cape Town - Proteas wicket-keeper batsman Quinton de Kock will represent Mumbai Indians in the 12th edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). De Kock was a part of the Royal Challengers Bangalore in the 2018 edition of the league and has also represented Delhi Daredevils previously. In 34 matches, the South African has amassed 927 runs including one century 19

21 October 2018 9:06 AM TDF bad boy Moscon wins Guangxi race

Shanghai - Italy's Gianni Moscon of Team Sky won the Tour of Guangxi on Sunday after Dutchman Fabio Jakobsen triumphed in the sixth and final stage in a bunch sprint. The 24-year-old Moscon, who was thrown out of the Tour de France in July after an altercation with a fellow racer, had been the favourite for victory in China. Moscon topped the general 23

20 October 2018 7:20 PM Bok end of year squad to be named after Currie Cup final

Cape Town - A Springbok training squad, which will assemble in Stellenbosch for a camp in preparation for the upcoming end of year tour to the UK and France, will be named on Sunday, October 21 at 13:30. The training squad, which will exclude players based overseas and those involved in next Saturday's Currie Cup final, will assemble on Sunday afternoon 22

20 October 2018 3:51 PM Gulbis stuns Isner, faces Tsitsipas in Stockholm final

Stockholm - Former top 10 player Ernests Gulbis reached his first final in four years on Saturday when he stunned top seed John Isner 1-6, 6-3, 6-3 in the Stockholm semi-finals. The 30-year-old Latvian, ranked 145th and who came through qualifying, has never lost a final and will bid for a seventh title on Sunday against world No 16 Stefanos Tsitsipas 20

19 October 2018 4:53 PM Bok skipper Kolisi honoured by high school

Cape Town - Springbok captain Siya Kolisi was honoured by Grey High School at a blazer handover function at the school on Friday. Kolisi, who matriculated from the Port Elizabeth-based school in 2009, became just the 12th person in the school's 162-year history to be awarded an honours blazer on Friday. In a series of photographs, Kolisi can be seen receiving 45

19 October 2018 9:14 AM Currie Cup set for WP v Sharks final

Cape Town - This year's Currie Cup final will be between Western Province and the Sharks, if bookmakers are to be believed. The 2018 tournament semi-finals take place on Saturday with the Sharks hosting the Golden Lions at 14:30 and then Western Province taking on the Blue Bulls at Newlands at 17:00. And, a look at local bookmakers Sportingbet suggests 27

18 October 2018 5:58 PM Sergio Perez extends F1 contract with Force India

Austin - Force India has announced a one-year extension for 2019 for Mexican driver Sergio Perez ahead of the US Grand Prix and next weekend's return to Mexico City. Perez has been with Force India since 2014, and he and his management team have been closely involved in the restructuring of the team. He is expected to partner with Williams river Lance 22

18 October 2018 10:05 AM Mining production down 9.1% for August

Stats SA announced on Thursday that mining production had decreased by 9.1% year-on-year in August 2018. This followed a decrease of 5.2% in July 2018, when compared to July 2017. On a month-on-month basis, seasonally adjusted mining production decreased by 1.2% in August 2018 compared with July 2018. This followed month-on-month changes of -8,3% in July 2018 and 5,1% in June 2018, said Stats 25

18 October 2018 8:44 AM SIU recovered only R34m out of R299m for the state

The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) could have recovered R299m in the 2017/2018 financial year, but only managed to recover R34m for the state. However, as a result of its interventions, the unit prevented payments to the value of R407m in relation to 11 matters and had three contracts or administrative decisions set aside, saving the state R797m. This information 60