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18 May 2018 5:43 AM Rebels release England-bound former captain Nic Stirzaker

Melbourne — The Melbourne Rebels have released former captain Nic Stirzaker, who will leave the Super Rugby team to play in England for Bristol. After leading the Rebels for two seasons, Stirzaker joined English side Saracens in January on a short-term injury cover. However with test halfback Will Genia and ex-Western Force playmaker Michael Ruru now at the Rebels 19

17 May 2018 7:30 PM 2 UN peacekeepers freed in DRC's southeast

An official in Democratic Republic of Congo says two United Nations peacekeepers have been released after being held by rebels in the country's southeast. Tanganyika province vice-governor Ali Omar Simukinje told The Associated Press on Thursday that the peacekeepers from Benin had been held by the Mai Mai militia and were freed on Wednesday. UN DRC mission 20

15 May 2018 3:33 PM England call-up persuaded Cipriani to stay at home

London - Danny Cipriani says he decided to sign for English Premiership side Gloucester once he earned a recall to the England squad for the first time in three years. The 30-year-old mercurial utility back - who will bid to add to his 14 Test caps - told Press Association Sport he had been contemplating a move abroad but held off until Eddie Jones last week announced 21

14 May 2018 3:53 PM World Series Rugby dwarfs Super Rugby turnout

Cape Town - While SANZAAR bosses and SA Rugby officials will have you believe Super Rugby is in fact not dead, it appears - in Australia at the very least - the tournament's last rites have been read. According to the RugbyPass website, the Western Force chalked up another big victory - and drew another big crowd - in their second World Series Rugby 636

13 May 2018 6:41 AM All Blacks prop faces foul play hearing

Christchurch - All Blacks prop Joe Moody faces a disciplinary hearing on Sunday after an apparent elbow to the throat of Kurtley Beale during the Super Rugby clash between the Crusaders and Waratahs. The incident occurred just before the burly prop scored the Crusaders opening try in their come-from-behind 31-29 victory in Christchurch on Saturday 1886

10 May 2018 1:12 PM Stormers name unchanged team to face Chiefs

Cape Town - Stormers coach Robbie Fleck named an unchanged match-day squad for the Super Rugby clash against the Chiefs at Newlands on Saturday (kick-off 15:05). The Stormers will be looking to make it six straight wins at Newlands this season, following victories against the Jaguares, Blues, Reds, Rebels and Bulls. Captain Siya Kolisi will lead a settled 3879

04 May 2018 11:42 AM Clinical Crusaders thump ragged Rebels

Cape Town - The Crusaders were far too strong for the Rebels in Friday's Super Rugby clash between the sides in Melbourne, running out 55-10 winners in a one-sided affair. The hosts had kept up with their more-fancied New Zealand opponents in the first half as the Crusaders took a slender 13-10 lead into the break, but the wheels came off badly in the second 3318

03 May 2018 7:06 PM Sudan reconsidering role in Saudi-led Yemen campaign

Sudan says it is reconsidering its participation in a Saudi-led coalition that has been fighting Iran-backed Shiite rebels in Yemen for more than three years. Defence Minister Ali Mohammed Salem was quoted by local media as saying that the benefits and drawbacks of Sudan's participation are under evaluation. He spoke on Wednesday before the Sudanese 28

27 April 2018 6:26 PM Thousands of women protest rebel killings in eastern DRC

Thousands of women are demonstrating in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo city of Beni, calling on the army and United Nations peacekeepers to stop deadly rebel attacks in the region. Colonel Richard Kazingufu, commander of Beni's police, says about 10 000 women marched peacefully on Friday, a larger crowd than the day before. He says the women 39

27 April 2018 2:58 PM Error-prone Stormers claim much-needed win

Cape Town - The Stormers have defeated the Rebels in their Super Rugby encounter at Newlands on Saturday. The Stormers scored four tries through Damian de Allende Dillyn Leyds and a double by JJ Engelbrecht. Flyhalf Damian Willemse landed all conversions and kicked two penalties to see his side to victory. Meanwhile, the Australian-outfit ran in two tries 2160