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02 January 2019 9:36 AM Direct qualifiers for ICC T20 CWC 2020 confirmed

Cape Town - The International Cricket Council (ICC) confirmed the sides that have qualified directly for the ICC Men's T20 World Cup 2020 to be held in Australia, based on the ICC Men's T20I Team Rankings as on December 31, 2018. The top eight make it straight to the Super 12s stage while the remaining two will play in the group stage along with six other 21

14 December 2018 10:43 AM Wimbledon set for huge expansion

London - Wimbledon's expansion plans have taken a huge step forward after the neighbouring golf club in London voted to sell its land. The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) made an offer, reported to be £65 million, to buy Wimbledon Park Golf Club's land in a move that would see its estate roughly triple in size. On Thursday, the All England club announced 33

03 December 2018 8:45 PM Kenya to play at AFCON after Sierra Leone disqualified

Nairobi - Kenya will compete in the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time in 15 years, after Sierra Leone was disqualified by the Confederation of African Football (CAF). Kenya's place was confirmed Monday after CAF disqualified Sierra Leone and annulled its results in qualifiers so far played, leaving the group with just three competitors, ensuring 28

03 December 2018 2:28 PM Sierra Leone disqualified from African Nations Cup

Cairo - Sierra Leone have been disqualified from the 2019 African Cup of Nations qualifying competition, the Confederation of African Football (CAF) said on Monday. Football's world governing body FIFA had suspended the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) in October due to "government interference". CAF's decision means Kenya and Ghana are assured 24

02 December 2018 12:27 PM Groups: Germany, Netherlands to meet in Euro 2020 qualifying

Dublin - Former champions Germany and the Netherlands will meet each in qualifying for Euro 2020 after being paired together in Sunday's draw in Dublin, but World Cup semi-finalists England will not complain about their group. The Germans were the most dangerous team outside the first pot of seeds for the competition, relegated due to poor recent results 36

18 November 2018 7:01 PM Mahrez brace helps Algeria qualify for AFCON

Johannesburg - Manchester City star Riyad Mahrez scored twice as Algeria trounced Togo 4-1 in Lome on Sunday to qualify for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations finals in Cameroon. Mahrez netted either side of a Youcef Attal goal to give the 1990 champions a three-goal advantage within 30 minutes in the west African city. Kodjo Fo-Doh Laba pulled one back for Togo in the second 27

02 November 2018 6:27 AM Baxter to announce Bafana Bafana squad to face Nigeria

Cape Town - The South African Football Association (SAFA) confirmed that Stuart Baxter will announce his Bafana Bafana squad to face Nigeria in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers on Monday. The two nations will face off on Saturday, November 17 at the FNB Stadium. Meanwhile, Nigeria have again left out captain Mikel John Obi from next month's 31

29 October 2018 8:57 AM Cheetahs, SWD set to fight for Currie Cup spot

Cape Town - The Free State Cheetahs and SWD Eagles will know their Currie Cup fate on Tuesday evening after they meet in a promotion/relegation match in Bloemfontein, which will determine who earns the right to play in the Premier Division next season. The Free Staters finished the Currie Cup Premier Division as the last-placed team this season, while 29

09 October 2018 6:17 AM Modiba welcomes competition in Bafana camp

Cape Town - SuperSport United midfielder Aubrey Modiba believes he learns a lot from players playing abroad whenever he is selected for the Bafana Bafana squad. Modiba is in the Bafana Bafana set-up for the upcoming African Cup of Nations qualifiers against Seychelles. Bafana face the African minnows at FNB Stadium on Saturday - kick-off is at 15:00 - before 27

01 October 2018 9:45 AM Baxter names Bafana squad for AFCON qualifiers

Cape Town - Stuart Baxter has named a 24-man Bafana Bafana squad for the upcoming 2019 African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifiers against Seychelles taking place on October 13 and 16. Baxter's charges began their AFCON campaign with an impressive 2-0 away win against African giants Nigeria before being held to a goalless draw by Libya at the Moses Mabhida 34