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10 November 2018 1:20 PM Two 'high-ranking gangsters' among mourners at Pete Mihalik’s funeral

At least two alleged high-ranking gangsters paid their respects at the funeral of slain Cape Town lawyer Pete Mihalik at St Mary's Cathedral on Saturday. Alleged 28s gang boss Ralph Stanfield was a pallbearer and brother of alleged Sexy Boys gang leader Jerome "Donkie" Booysen made an appearance - both of whom had in the past been represented by Mihalik 88

04 November 2018 4:15 AM Boks lacked killer touch, says frustrated Erasmus

Twickenham - South Africa's inability to take several opportunities and a lack of discipline cost them victory over England at Twickenham on Saturday, said coach Rassie Erasmus following his side's 12-11 defeat. The 46-year-old added it was frustrating to sit and watch as his side dominated a large part of the match but due to sterling defence by their 76

30 October 2018 8:00 AM Africa governance gains hampered by security, job fears: study

Security fears and a lack of jobs in African nations have hampered gains in governance across the diverse continent over the last decade, a study said on Monday, warning that some promising nations had "lost momentum". The annual Ibrahim Index of African Governance, which is watched closely by the continent's governments, also pointed to a deteriorating 97

28 October 2018 6:30 PM Gordhan warns of dangerous fightback against corruption

Johannesburg - South Africa’s recovery from corruption at its state-owned companies requires thorough reform and punishing those responsible, according to Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan. Trust in the government is at 42% for South Africa - versus a median of 47% for members of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development - a ranking 87

25 October 2018 1:29 PM Capitec ranked 1st in SA, 3rd in world

For the third year in a row, Capitec Bank was ranked the top South African bank in the Lafferty global rankings and came in third overall in the world. Capitec was praised for its continued success, especially for its customer focus and "digital prowess". Institutions from 72 markets across all global regions were included in the survey, ranging from large 88

24 October 2018 4:59 AM SA tennis ace qualifies for year-end ATP Finals

Cape Town - South African doubles tennis star Raven Klaasen has qualified for the year-end ATP Finals in London. The ATP confirmed late on Tuesday that Klaasen and his New Zealand doubles partner Michael Venus were the final team to qualify for the prestigious event to be held at The O2 arena in London from November 11-18. Klaasen and Venus will make their 49

18 October 2018 6:14 PM Kyrgios calls time on season due to elbow injury

Moscow - Australian firebrand Nick Kyrgios called time on his season Thursday after an elbow injury forced him out of the Kremlin Cup in Moscow. The world number 37, who had been playing on a wild card in Russia, said he was heading home to prepare for the 2019 campaign. "It's very unfortunate dealing with an ongoing elbow injury I dealt with at the start 64

17 October 2018 5:58 AM Kyrgios 'surprised' by Russian love

Moscow - Nick Kyrgios said he was "surprised" to be cheered by the home crowd as he beat Russian youngster Andrey Rublev 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 in the Kremlin Cup first round on Tuesday. The temperamental Australian, seeded fifth in Moscow, fired 24 aces to win his first-ever meeting with the 20-year-old Rublev. "I love to play indoors and we played a lot with Andrey 57

16 October 2018 6:23 PM Defending champion Dzumhur beaten at Kremlin Cup

Moscow - Reigning champion Damir Dzumhur saw his Kremlin Cup title defence come to an abrupt halt on Tuesday with a first-round loss to Belarusian qualifier Egor Gerasimov. The Bosnian, who won both the St Petersburg and Moscow tournaments last year, slumped to a 6-1 6-7 (5/7), 6-2 loss to the world number 217. Gerasimov will next face charismatic Frenchman 43

15 October 2018 10:15 AM Halep secures second year-end No 1 ranking

Paris - Simona Halep has secured the year-end number one ranking in the WTA standings for the second year running. The Romanian spent 40 weeks at No 1 in 2018, a season that saw her win three titles from a tour-leading six final appearances, amassing a 46-11 win-loss record. This year Halep has won the Shenzhen Open, the Rogers Cup and her debut Grand 53