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28 July 2018 2:55 PM Funerals held for Gaza youth killed at border by Israel fire

Gaza Strip — Gaza's Health Ministry says a Palestinian teen has died of wounds sustained by Israeli gunfire at a border protest as thousands attended the funeral of an 11-year-old killed in that demonstration. The ministry said 17-year-old Moumin al-Hams, succumbed Saturday to wounds sustained the day before. Gaza's militant Hamas rulers have led weekly 61

19 July 2018 4:41 AM All Blacks skipper passed fit to face Sharks

Cape Town - Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has named his team for Saturday’s Super Rugby quarter-final against the Sharks in Christchurch. Robertson made three changes up front and two in the backline from the side that defeated the Blues 54-17 last week. All Blacks front-rowers Codie Taylor and Owen Franks return to the starting line-up at hooker and tighthead 37

18 July 2018 10:50 AM Aussie website picks 3 Saffers in 'team of the season'

Cape Town - Australian website Fox Sports Lab has picked its Super Rugby team of the season with three South Africans making the starting XV. Stormers prop Steven Kitshoff, Lions hooker Malcolm Marx and Bulls lock RG Snyman are the three South Africans included. Of Kitshoff, the publication wrote: “The Springboks loosehead was in fine nick in his seventh 40

13 July 2018 3:30 AM Top 5 World News videos today, 13 July

Donald Trump has arrived in the UK for the first time as US president on a four-day trip that's expected to be met by protests across the country. Survivors of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida file a federal lawsuit claiming authorities "failed to act". A taxi driver removes a burning road block with his bare hands 45

12 July 2018 6:39 AM Crusaders make wholesale changes for Blues

Cape Town - Crusaders boss Scott Robertson has made six changes to his starting XV to face the Blues in their Super Rugby derby in Christchurch on Saturday. Of the four changes in the forwards, the champions welcome the return of prop Tim Perry from the hamstring injury he sustained prior to the June international break. At tighthead, Michael Alaalatoa 43

07 July 2018 11:30 AM 12-try Waratahs blow 14-man Sunwolves away

Cape Town - The Waratahs proved far too strong for the Sunwolves in a Super Rugby clash at the Allianz Stadium in Sydney on Saturday. The Australian Conference leaders ran in 12 tries to just 3 from their Asian visitors to secure a bonus-point 77-25 win. The Waratahs, who led 24-18 at half-time, have now secured top spot in the Conference and will host a quarter-final 39

03 July 2018 4:10 PM Nadal breezes through Wimbledon opener

London - World No 1 Rafael Nadal breezed into the Wimbledon second round on Tuesday with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-2 win over Israel's Dudi Sela, the world No 127. Nadal, the Wimbledon champion in 2008 and 2010, had fallen to a player ranked outside the top 100 in four of his last five visits to the All England Club. On Tuesday, however, Nadal, playing his first 29

29 June 2018 3:23 PM Murray 'likely' to play Wimbledon after draw

London - Andy Murray revealed on Friday he is "likely" to compete at Wimbledon after the two-time champion was handed a first-round tie against France's Benoit Paire. Murray had left his participation in the grass-court Grand Slam to the last minute as the former world No 1 makes tentative progress in his return from hip surgery. The 31-year-old Scot has played 52

27 June 2018 10:31 AM Wallaby Folau banned for one match

Cape Town - Australia fullback Israel Folau has been banned for one match for his contact in the air with Ireland captain Peter O'Mahoney during Saturday's third rugby Test in Sydney. The ban announced Wednesday following a judicial hearing means Folau, who plays for the Waratahs, will miss Friday's Super Rugby match against the Rebels, although local 52

25 June 2018 5:28 AM Wallaby captain to miss 4 weeks for Waratahs

Sydney - Wallabies captain Michael Hooper is expected to miss four weeks with a hamstring injury sustained during Australia's third-Test loss to Ireland on Saturday. Waratahs assistant coach Simon Cron confirmed the minimum month-long time frame on Monday, meaning Hooper's only chance of playing again for the Waratahs would be if the Sydney-based side make the Super 36