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16 October 2018 6:24 AM Aaron Rodgers leads late Packers rally to beat 49ers

San Francisco - Mason Crosby, who missed four kicks a week ago, connected on a 27-yard field goal as time expired Monday to lift the Green Bay Packers over San Francisco 33-30 in an NFL thriller. Aaron Rodgers completed 25-of-46 passes for 425 yards and two touchdowns to Davante Adams, guiding the Packers on a tying touchdown drive then leading Green 37

15 October 2018 4:02 PM Egyptian president arrives in Russia

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi has arrived in Russia on a visit expected to further boost ties between the two nations. Egyptian officials say the visit will enhance economic and trade ties and include discussions to advance the construction of the nuclear plant Russia is building on Egypt's Mediterranean coast. The Kremlin says Russian President 24

12 October 2018 7:59 AM Returning Bok firepower boosts Sharks at perfect time

Cape Town - The Sharks' Currie Cup campaign has received a major boost with a number of players returning from injury ahead of next weekend's semi-finals. The men from Durban take on Griquas in their final round-robin clash in Kimberley on Saturday, while they still have a small chance of finishing on top of the log ahead of Western Province. Even if they don't 35

12 October 2018 7:18 AM Gold comes alive in biggest jump since '16 after equities roiled

On Thursday, prices posted the biggest gain since June 2016, when the UK voted to exit the European Union, after a slump in global equity markets stoked demand for the metal as a store of value. Bullion received another shot in the arm after data showing weaker-than-expected US inflation raised speculation that the Federal Reserve may slow the pace of interest 29

10 October 2018 5:03 AM Li, Ivanisevic top fan vote for Tennis Hall of Fame

New York - China's Li Na, a two-time Grand Slam champion and former world No 2, won a fan vote announced on Tuesday, boosting her chances of joining the International Tennis Hall of Fame. French two-time Grand Slam singles winner Mary Pierce and former Wimbledon champion Goran Ivanisevic of Croatia also enhanced their chances of being inducted into the sporting 23

05 October 2018 7:02 PM De Zorzi maiden ton leads Titans to victory in Abu Dhabi

Cape Town - A maiden T20 century by Tony de Zorzi saw the Titans beat the Boost Defenders by 50 runs in their Abu Dhabi T20 League opening match at the Zayed Cricket Stadium on Friday. Opener De Zorzi provided a man-of-the-match performance as he smashed an unbeaten 106 off 57 balls. Proteas all-rounder Chris Morris also provided a quick firing unbeaten 42

05 October 2018 1:16 PM Faf du Plessis returns to lead Proteas in Paarl

Cape Town - Proteas captain Faf du Plessis is fit and will play in the 3rd ODI against Zimbabwe in Paarl on Saturday. Du Plessis had missed the first two matches of the series as he continued his recovery from the shoulder injury that saw him come home early from Sri Lanka back in August. JP Duminy had led the Proteas to victories in the first two ODIs against 31

02 October 2018 9:13 AM Titans arrive in Abu Dhabi for T20 league

Cape Town - The Titans have arrived in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for the Abu Dhabi T20 league, which gets under way from October 4-6. Six domestic franchises from around the world compete for the converted title of a UAE T20 championship at the Zayed Cricket Stadium. The Titans are in Pool B along with New Zealand's Auckland Aces and Afghanistan's 28

01 October 2018 9:26 AM Le Clos bags 4 medals in Eindhoven

Cape Town - Olympic medalist Chad le Clos picked up four medals at the third leg of the FINA Swimming World Cup in Eindhoven. The 26-year-old won gold in the men's 100m butterfly on Friday and romped to victory in the 200m butterfly on Saturday. On Sunday, Le Clos missed out on another gold by 0.01 seconds as he finished second in a time of 22.09 in the men's 29

30 September 2018 5:30 PM Davies in Saudi Arabia to discuss R133bn investment

Minister of Trade and Industry Rob Davies is in Saudi Arabia to follow up on the Kingdom's pledge to invest $10bn (about R133bn) in South Africa. Saudi Arabia committed to invest $10bn in the country in July, giving President Cyril Ramaphosa's ambitious plan to attract $100bn to kick start the limping economy a major boost. The $10bn is expected to be invested 81