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11 December 2018 2:06 PM No word yet on Harrington's Ryder Cup captaincy

Cape Town - Padraig Harrington will have to wait a little big longer to find out if he will be Europe's next Ryder Cup captain, as a decision is now unlikely before the new year. There was a chance that the European Tour's five-strong selection committee would be able to announce its decision before the holidays, but that no longer seems to be the case. The Irish 21

15 November 2018 3:53 PM Smith, Warner to return for IPL 2019

New Delhi - Disgraced Australian stars Steve Smith and David Warner will make a comeback in next year's Indian Premier League (IPL) T20 tournament, their franchises announced on Thursday. Both Smith and Warner were barred from participating in the lucrative league this season after their involvement in a ball tampering scandal. Rajasthan Royals named 27

15 November 2018 1:07 PM Holmes to make Wales debut against Tonga

Cardiff - Leicester back Jonah Holmes will make his Wales debut against Tonga on Saturday, the Welsh Rugby Union has announced. Holmes, born in Stockport, northwest England, qualified for Wales through his Welsh grandparents. He takes his place in a Wales side, fresh from last week's 9-6 win over Australia in Cardiff, with whom Saracens wing Liam Williams 20

21 September 2018 1:00 PM Local rocker Francois van Coke gets his own TV show

Cape Town - Soon Francois van Coke will be adding TV host to his long list of talents. The local rocker will launch Die Van Coke Show on kykNET (DStv 144) on Monday, 8 October at 20:30. The show will be a mix of game and talk show where everybody will be frantically and hilariously competing to win absolutely nothing. Along with some of the country's 87

14 September 2018 8:54 PM Captains say Asia Cup will give 2019 CWC pointers

Dubai - Sri Lanka and Bangladesh will have an eye fixed firmly on the 2019 World Cup when they get the Asia Cup underway in Dubai on Saturday. Defending champions India, who have won the Asia Cup six times, are led by dashing opener Rohit Sharma as regular captain and world-class batsman Virat Kohli is rested after a gruelling tour of England. Sri Lanka 111

05 September 2018 10:42 AM WATCH: Tiger Woods on 'special' Ryder Cup honour

Cape Town - Tiger Woods was on Tuesday named in the United States' Ryder Cup team as captain Jim Furyk also added veteran Phil Mickelson and in-form Bryson DeChambeau to his line-up. Former world number one Woods had already been assured of a trip to Paris for the September 28-30 showdown with Europe after being named as one of Furyk's non-playing vice-captains 26

17 August 2018 7:13 PM Eben on Siya: 'I love that man'

Durban - The last time Eben Etzebeth played for the Springboks, he had captained the side for almost a full international season. Warren Whiteley had been named skipper at the start of 2017, but an injury on the eve of the third June Test against France ruled him out for the year and Etzebeth was given the job. It was a responsibility that he enjoyed 48

04 July 2018 2:48 PM Neymar urged to stop acting from football greats

Neymar must help Brazil lift the trophy next week if he wants to join the greats, according to the World Cup winner who first took home FIFA's top individual award. Cutting out the play-acting would also help Neymar win votes, 1990 World Cup winner Lothar Matthaeus said on Wednesday. "We need players like Neymar," said the former West Germany captain 35

25 May 2018 6:22 AM Boks lose Whiteley for Wales Test, England series

Johannesburg - Warren Whiteley will not play Super Rugby this weekend, which effectively rules him out of South Africa's June Tests against Wales and England. The Lions No 8, who was the Springbok captain at the start of the 2017 international season before injury struck, was hoping to end a long spell out with a knee injury by playing against the Stormers 28

26 March 2018 4:05 PM MCC calls for 'shift in attitude' over ball scandal

London - The Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC) on Monday called for a "major shift in attitude" to preserve the game for future generations as the Australian ball-tampering scandal rocked the sport. Australian captain Steve Smith has been banned for one Test by the International Cricket Council (ICC) for his role in a plot that saw team-mate Cameron Bancroft 33