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16 October 2018 10:18 AM Baxter tweaks Bafana XI for Seychelles clash

Cape Town - Stuart Baxter has named Dino Ndlovu in the Bafana Bafana starting XI ahead of their clash against Seychelles. The island nation hosts South Africa at the Linte Stadium in the capital of Victoria on Tuesday afternoon. Baxter's charges handed the Seychelles a 6-0 defeat at FNB Stadium on Saturday and will be hoping to better their chances of Africa 40

16 October 2018 8:46 AM WATCH: Judge tosses Stormy Daniels' defamation suit against Trump

A federal judge dismissed Stormy Daniels' defamation lawsuit against President Donald Trump on Monday, saying the president made a "hyperbolic statement" against a political adversary when he tweeted about a composite sketch the porn actress' lawyer released. Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, sued Trump in April after he said a composite 74

16 October 2018 5:23 AM Coric 'couldn't have played better' in Djokovic defeat

Cape Town - Borna Coric lost to Novak Djokovic in straight sets in the final of the Shanghai Masters on Sunday and the Croatian insists he did everything he could and was simply beaten by a superior player. Coric has won twice on the ATP tour. However he has never won a Masters 1000 event. Coric was completely outplayed on Sunday and he admitted as much afterwards 41

12 October 2018 7:43 PM Loew brushes off Ballack criticism before Dutch test

Amsterdam - Germany coach Joachim Loew on Friday brushed off sharp criticism from his former captain Michael Ballack in the wake of the country's dismal World Cup performance. Loew is under pressure to win Saturday's Nations League match away to the Netherlands in Amsterdam, and then beat world champions France in Paris next Tuesday. Ballack, the Germany 63

10 October 2018 5:14 PM Olivier help Knights stun Dolphins

Cape Town - Duanne Olivier and Ottniel Baartman shared seven wickets as the Knights stunned the Dolphins by five wickets on day three of their 4-Day Domestic Series clash in Kimberley on Wednesday. The pair helped the hosts shoot out the visitors for a woeful 135, before Luthando Mnyanda showed nerves of steel with an invaluable 62 (119 balls, 10 fours) 40

10 October 2018 5:11 PM Piedt destroys Lions with 7 wicket haul

Cape Town - Dane Piedt was the star of a spectacular collapse by the Highveld Lions that saw them suffer a heavy 4-Day Domestic Series defeat to the World Sports Betting Cape Cobras on the third day of their match in Johannesburg on Wednesday. The Proteas spinner claimed seven for 118 as the home side lost six wickets for just 13 runs to lose by an innings 38

10 October 2018 8:30 AM McGregor suspended from UFC on medical grounds

Cape Town - Conor McGregor has been suspended for a month on medical grounds after his UFC 229 defeat by Khabib Nurmagomedov. McGregor was beaten in Las Vegas when he tapped out in the fourth round following Nurmagomedov administering a rear-naked choke. According to the BBC website, the Nevada State Athletic Commission (NSAC) sanctioned the bout and confirmed 37

10 October 2018 7:25 AM Zverev beats Beijing champ to reach Shanghai last 16

Shanghai - Alexander Zverev had to be at his prodigious best as the young German star defeated red-hot Nikoloz Basilashvili to reach the Shanghai Masters last 16 on Wednesday. The 21-year-old suffered an early exit last week at the China Open in Beijing, where Georgia's Basilashvili beat Juan Martin del Potro for just his second ATP title on Sunday 41

08 October 2018 8:09 PM Leicester's Chilwell replaces Shaw in England squad

London - Leicester's Ben Chilwell has been called into the England squad as a replacement for injured Manchester United left-back Luke Shaw, the Football Association confirmed on Monday. Chilwell, who made his England debut in a 1-0 friendly win over Switzerland on home soil at Leicester's King Power Stadium last month, had originally been included in England's 41

08 October 2018 12:42 PM Kyrgios suffers another early Shanghai exit

Shanghai - Australian firebrand Nick Kyrgios exited the Shanghai Masters in ignominy for the third year running on Monday, appearing not to try his best at moments of his first-round defeat. The 23-year-old was on the end of a surprise loss to the American Bradley Klahn, the world No 104 winning 4-6, 6-4, 6-3. The talented but temperamental Kyrgios 46