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Warren Whiteley: I can’t rule out playing again, I just can’t
The inspirational Lions skipper’s battle with a knee injury in 2019 has been ‘full-on’ and possibly even futile. But coaching has given him hope.
Momentum says it’s confident that the embattled federation will ‘understand our views’.
Yet Ernie Els boasts intimate knowledge of the difficult sandbelt layout where he holds the course record, and spent hours schooling his team.
Sepp Blatter, the former president of FIFA, told AFP on Wednesday that he had opposed awarding the 2020 World Cup to Qatar, but that he has a “clear conscience.”
Didier Deschamps’ contract as coach of world champions France has been extended through to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, a source said Tuesday.
Orlando Pirates Football Club is pleased to announce the appointment of Josef Zinnbauer.
The imposing loose forward is known as one of local rugby’s most gifted attacking players.
The two have shared plenty of golfing memories, including the 1998 edition of the biennial team matchplay event at the same Royal Melbourne course.
Saca has reiterated its demand that the embattled federation’s suits should also be removed, not just chief Thabang Moroe.
The independent McLaren report, released in 2016, revealed the significant extent of state-sponsored doping in Russia, notably between 2011-15.
Their flying start to this year’s World Sevens campaign will certainly be tested on home soil this weekend.
Du Plessis would not be drawn on the controversies which engulfed Cricket South Africa.
Outgoing SACA CEO Tony Irish, meanwhile, was one of many to express his disappointment at the fact that the board and Nenzani had not resigned too.

WATCH: Legends Hamilton and Rossi swop rides for a day!

F1 and MotoGP meet as both men give a reasonable account of themselves, but should probably stick to their respective crafts for now.

WATCH: The worst tennis match ever might be far more sinister

Artem Bahmet, who clearly can’t play tennis, lost 0-6 0-6 in just 22 minutes during an ITF qualifying tournament. Was he in cahoots with sports gamblers?

Rugby fans mob Japan’s Brave Blossoms at victory parade

The hosts reached the quarter finals for the first time at this year’s World Cup, bagging stunning wins over Six Nations sides Scotland and Ireland before a gutsy last-eight loss to the Springboks.

World Sport Revving up to a new speed record in the Kalahari

The “Bloodhound” is gearing up to try to break the current land speed record … in a deserted location named ‘Hakskeen Pan’.

World Sport What a four-year doping ban would mean for Russia

It is likely to present more difficulties for Russian athletes wanting to compete on the world stage and for federations who are planning to stage events in a country that has often been a welcoming haven. 

Joshua, Ruiz ready for ‘Clash on the Dunes’

The stakes could not be higher for Joshua, who would face a long road back to the pinnacle of the heavyweight division if he loses a fight.

‘Hungry’ Joshua says no celebration if he beats Ruiz

The British boxer, 30, said he was “hungry, determined and focused” as he appeared alongside Ruiz in a press conference in Diriyah, close to the Saudi capital Riyadh.    

‘We didn’t back down’, Rugby Australia insists after Folau payout

Under the settlement, both sides apologised for “any hurt or harm” caused, with Folau taking to YouTube to claim he had been “vindicated”.

England’s Headingley hero Bob Willis dies aged 70

England’s Headingley hero Bob Willis dies aged 70

Former Proteas guru takes over at Sri Lanka

Former Proteas guru takes over at Sri Lanka

Former Springbok prop Ockie Oosthuizen dies

Former Springbok prop Ockie Oosthuizen dies

Folau, Rugby Australia reach settlement in anti-gay sacking row

Folau, Rugby Australia reach settlement in anti-gay sacking row

Oosthuizen says Presidents Cup team ‘like 12 brothers’

Oosthuizen says Presidents Cup team ‘like 12 brothers’

Sprint star Blake lashes IAAF chief Coe for ‘killing’ athletics

Sprint star Blake lashes IAAF chief Coe for ‘killing’ athletics

New Zealand police investigate racist abuse of England’s Archer

New Zealand police investigate racist abuse of England’s Archer

Six things we learned from the 2019 Formula One season

Six things we learned from the 2019 Formula One season

Hamilton torn between Mercedes and Ferrari

Hamilton torn between Mercedes and Ferrari

‘Two penises kissing passionately’ – Twitter hammers Crusaders’ logo fail

‘Two penises kissing passionately’ – Twitter hammers Crusaders’ logo fail

Emotional Australia cricketers pay tribute to Hughes, five years after death

Emotional Australia cricketers pay tribute to Hughes, five years after death

Sacked Folau raises compensation claim to staggering R140m

Sacked Folau raises compensation claim to staggering R140m

Russia anti-doping chief admits he expects WADA to uphold ban

World Sport Russia anti-doping chief admits he expects WADA to uphold ban

The six amateurs set for 2020 SA Open

The six amateurs set for 2020 SA Open

England support ’emotional’ Archer after racist abuse in NZ

England support ’emotional’ Archer after racist abuse in NZ

WADA’s proposed Russia ban: key points

WADA’s proposed Russia ban: key points


 


 

 


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