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02 November 2018 10:12 AM Experimental Ireland to face Italy in Chicago

Chicago - Ireland return to the scene of one of their greatest victories here Saturday as the Six Nations champions face Italy at Chicago's Soldier Field in a one-off Test. Two years ago, a full-strength Irish side stunned New Zealand in a thrilling battle at the home of the Chicago Bears, claiming Ireland's first and only victory over the All Blacks 24

15 October 2018 4:54 PM Proteas not ruling out 2 spinners for World Cup

Cape Town - The Proteas have not ruled out the possibility of fielding two spinners at next year's Cricket World Cup in England. While England has historically been considered a country that aids swing and seam bowling, the Proteas may be tempted to go in to certain matches with two specialist spinners in their starting XI. Imran Tahir is easily South 29

22 August 2018 12:34 PM Exciting SA team named for canoe World Champs

Cape Town - The months of preparation are over for the nine-paddler strong South African team that has been selected for the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships in Portugal from August 23-26. The team has covered a numerous bases from an events point of view with a men's K4 entered K2's as well as a number of K1's as the South African paddlers hope to make an impact 50

08 August 2018 1:02 PM English club to limit Faf's Rugby Championship duty?

Cape Town - Springbok scrumhalf Faf de Klerk may not feature in all of the national team's matches in this year's Rugby Championship. De Klerk plies his trade at English club Sale Sharks and it appears as though the club is not eager for him to play in all six of South Africa’s matches in the southern hemisphere competition. This follows after a report 30

28 July 2018 7:52 AM Ertugral to remain with relegated Urban Warriors in NFD

Cape Town - Ajax Cape Town owner Ari Efstathiou has confirmed that coach Muhsin Ertugral will remain with the Urban Warriors in the National First Division in 2018/19. Ajax recently gave up their appeal against the points deduction handed to the club for fielding the ineligible Tendai Ndoro. The Zimbabwe striker broke FIFA rules for having played for three 33

30 June 2018 8:41 PM SA's Rossouw gives lift-off to Hampshire Cup success

London - South African Rilee Rossouw didn't allow getting stuck in a lift on the eve of the match upset him as his sublime century propelled Hampshire to a 61 run win over Kent in the One Day Cup final at Lord's on Saturday. The 28-year-old - who according to the BBC was stuck in a lift at the team hotel between floors for 45 minutes on Friday - struck 26

17 May 2018 11:28 AM WATCH: Arendse rushes to swap shirts with Messi

Cape Town - Mamelodi Sundowns defender Wayne Arendse did not waste any time in swapping shirts with Barcelona maestro Lionel Messi. The Spanish giants kept their end of the deal in fielding all their star players as they defeated the Absa Premiership champions in a Mandela Centenary Cup match on Wednesday. Fans at the sold out FNB Stadium were spoiled 29

17 May 2018 6:53 AM PICS: Historic Sundowns-Barcelona clash in SA

Cape Town - La Liga champions Barcelona defeated Mamelodi Sundowns 3-1 at FNB Stadium on Wednesday evening. The Spanish giants held their end of the deal in fielding all their star players as they won the Absa Premiership champions in a Mandela Centenary Cup match. The 90 000-strong crowd were spoiled with four goals on the evening as Barcelona showed 20

15 May 2018 10:45 AM Ajax CT guilty in ineligible player case, RELEGATED

Cape Town - Ajax Cape Town have been sensationally relegated from the Absa Premiership after being found guilty of fielding an ineligible player, Tendai Ndoro, by the Premier Soccer League (PSL). As punishment, Ajax forfeited three matches - against Platinum Stars, Polokwane City and SuperSport United - by a scoreline of 3-0. In those matches, Ajax beat Platinum 31

17 April 2018 11:59 AM Pothas quits as Sri Lanka fielding coach

Colombo - South African Nic Pothas has ended his coaching contract with Sri Lanka to spend time with his young family, the island nation's cricket board said on Tuesday. The 44-year-old joined Sri Lanka in 2016 as fielding coach but was unexpectedly elevated to the top job after Graham Ford's abrupt exit in June last year. Under his stewardship Sri Lanka 45