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06 January 2019 11:57 AM SA Rugby Sevens Academy faces Portugal in Cup QF

Cape Town - The SA Rugby Sevens Academy team on Saturday finished second in pool B of the Sudamerica Rugby Sevens tournament in Punta del Este after securing victories against Russia (26-5) and Colombia (10-0) before suffering a narrow defeat against Uruguay (7-0). This ensured that the team is still on track to defend the title they won in Uruguay last year, however 61

16 December 2018 5:28 AM Miss USA apologises for calling out non-English speaking Miss Universe contestants

Cape Town - Miss USA Sarah Rose Summers has released a statement after she receiving backlash for calling out non-English speaking contestants at the Miss Universe pageant. The original video was reportedly captured on Miss Colombia, Valeria Morales', Instagram Live during a broadcast from the Miss Universe preliminary competition on Thursday. In the controversial 75

13 December 2018 3:44 PM Miss USA slammed for calling out non-English speaking contestants at Miss Universe pageant

Cape Town - Miss USA Sarah Rose Summers has been called out after video footage surfaced of the 24-year-old commenting on Miss Cambodia and Miss Vietnam's command of the English language. The original video was reportedly captured on Miss Colombia, Valeria Morales', Instagram Live during a broadcast from the Miss Universe preliminary competition on Thursday 73

08 November 2018 4:56 AM Froome to start 2019 season in Colombia

Bogota - Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome will kick off his 2019 campaign by riding in the Tour Colombia for the first time in February, the Briton announced on Wednesday. The 33-year-old won a third straight Grand Tour title earlier this year at the Giro d'Italia, but lost his Tour de France crown to Sky teammate Geraint Thomas 40

09 September 2018 5:25 PM Pinot soars to Vuelta stage win, Yates extends lead

Lagos de Covadonga - France's Thibaut Pinot drew upon all his climbing credentials to win stage 15 at the Tour of Spain but Britain's Simon Yates extended his overall lead by finishing third on Sunday. Pinot, of Groupama-FDJ, came in 28 seconds ahead of Astana's Miguel Angel Lopez and 30 in front of Mitchelton rider Yates to claim his first stage win at this event 51

03 September 2018 6:01 PM Argentinian tennis player handed 5-year ban for match-fixing

London - Argentina's Patricio Heras has been banned from tennis for five years and fined $25 000 for match-fixing and other related offences. Heras was convicted of contriving the outcome of a match played at the ATP Challenger tournament in Barranquilla, Colombia in September 2015. He was also found guilty of failing to report a number of corrupt approaches 48

14 August 2018 9:32 AM SEE: World's cheapest fuel to get record spike as Venezuela combats petrol smugglers

As South African motorists reel from record-high fuel prices, Venezuelan motorists have been paying $0.01 for petrol. That's soon to change as the South American country's president introduced strict measures to curb smuggling. We've included a list of the most expensive and cheapest fuel prices globally at the end of this article. President Nicolas 151

13 July 2018 7:22 PM Wimbledon player Farah banned over gambling charge

London - Colombia's Robert Farah, who played at Wimbledon this year, was on Friday banned for three months and fined $5 000 after promoting a gambling website on social media, the Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) announced. However, the 31-year-old, a runner-up at the Australian Open this year in men's doubles with compatriot Juan Sebastian Cabal, had his punishment 47

11 July 2018 4:22 PM Yerry Mina not on his way to Everton

Cape Town - The agent of Yerry Mina has denied reports that his client is set to sign for Premier League side Everton. The Barcelona defender struggled for game time in La Liga this past season, making just six appearances after his move from Palmeiras in January. The 23-year-old former Deportivo Pasto and Santa Fe centre-back was reportedly being chased 45

10 July 2018 9:21 AM WATCH: Football fans enjoy SWC action

Cape Town - A video of an Emirates flight filled with English supporters' reaction to their team's dramatic penalty shootout against Columbia in the Round of 16 has gone viral. Posted last week by a passenger, the video captures the moment England's Eric Dier converted the final spot kick, which saw England progress in to the quarter-finals. Since then England 46