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15 August 2018 5:13 AM Kyrgios saves match point to beat Kudla

Cincinnati - Nick Kyrgios served 39 aces, including one to save match point, to power into the second round of the Cincinnati Masters with a dramatic 6-7 (2/7), 7-5, 7-6 (11/9) win over Denis Kudla on Tuesday. Last year's losing finalist Kyrgios finally saw off the plucky American on his sixth match point. The Australian will next face Croatian Borna 16

11 August 2018 10:11 PM Tsitsipas battles past Anderson into Toronto final

Toronto - Kevin Anderson suffered an agonising loss to Stefanos Tsitsipas in the semi-finals of the Toronto Masters on Saturday. The Greek young gun, who turns 20 on Sunday, defeated the South African fourth seed 6-7 (4/7), 6-4, 7-6 (9/7). It was a tightly-contested battle that went down to the wire, with Tsitsipas claiming the only break of serve in the match 20

10 August 2018 6:58 PM Kenya former governor charged over corruption

A Kenyan court on Thursday charged former Nairobi governor Evans Kidero with corruption and wasting public funds, following a new crackdown on public graft. Kidero, who lost in 2017 polls to the ruling coalition, was charged by the Special Economic Crimes Court with attempted fraud and mismanagement of public funds, relating to property transactions 59

07 August 2018 9:21 AM Amcu warns Implats: Gloves will be off should job cut talks fail

The Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (Amcu) warned on Tuesday that should consultation fail, it would embark on industrial action at Impala Platinum over looming job losses. “We are not going to run to [the] labour court, we don’t have money... we will hit where it matters most...[the] gloves will be off,” Amcu president Joseph Mathunjwa 39

07 August 2018 7:22 AM Nedbank sees asset growth expanding more slowly than SA GDP

Nedbank [JSE:NED] forecast that the rate of growth in interest-earning banking assets will be below that of South Africa’s economy in 2018, after earlier predicting it will be in line with the expansion in gross domestic product (GDP). The lender’s credit-loss ratio, which rose 6 basis points to 53 basis points, will also increase slightly above the level 25

06 August 2018 8:19 PM Courtois absent from Chelsea training

London - Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois did not report to training with the Premier League side on Monday, casting further doubt over his future after being linked with a move to Real Madrid. The 26-year-old Belgium international was granted an extended rest after his country finished third at the World Cup, but he was scheduled to return to training 21

05 August 2018 7:25 AM Buzarnescu, Sakkari to battle for San Jose title

Los Angeles - Fifth-seeded Mihaela Buzarnescu will be gunning for her first WTA title on Sunday when she takes on Maria Sakkari in the final at San Jose, California. Romania's Buzarnescu, ranked 24th in the world, rallied to beat fourth-seeded Belgian Elise Mertens 4-6, 6-3, 6-1. Mertens, the world No 15, took the first set despite heavy pressure on her serve 32

03 August 2018 8:33 AM BnP Capital boss will hand over documents relating to SAA deal

BnP Capital's Daniel Mahlangu has agreed to hand over documents relating to its deal with SAA, the Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse said on Thursday. In 2016, OUTA began legal action to have former SAA board chairperson Dudu Myeni declared a delinquent director. OUTA suspects she was involved in what it calls "dubious dealings" between SAA and BnP Capital 26

03 August 2018 6:17 AM Del Potro into Los Cabos semi-finals

Los Cabos - Top-seeded Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina breezed into the Mifel Open semi-finals on Thursday night, beating Egor Gerasimov of Belarus 6-1, 6-1. Del Potro won for the second straight night in the hard-court event after a rest break following a five-set loss to Rafael Nadal in the Wimbledon quarter-finals. Del Potro has 22 career victories 36

02 August 2018 12:27 PM Athol Fugard on Winston Ntshona's death: 'I have lost a dearly-beloved brother'

Johannesburg – South African Playwrite Athol Fugard has spoken out about the death of actor Winston Ntshona, mourning the loss of a “dearly-beloved brother”. A statement from Fugard reads: “With the passing of beautiful Winston, I have lost a dearly-beloved brother. A big tree has fallen in the forest. Fortunately for us survivors, there are young ones now growing 26