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Indomitable Lions hope to beat Australia to keep Confederations Cup hopes alive

Africa Cup of Nations champions Cameroon will face Australia today in their second game of the 2017 FIIFA Confederations Cup hoping for a better result than their last outing. The Africans lost their first game...

Occurrence of sudden cardiac death among footballers a major issue

Football is by far the world's most popular sport and because of this, the occurrence of sudden cardiac death appears more prevalent. It also seems to be African players who are more likely to fall...

South Africa’s Nooitgedacht School raising young generation of judokas

The shanty-towns of Diepsloot, Isoteng and Thabo Mbeki Village - home to some of South Africa's poorest families. Children from here - attend Nooitgedacht Primary school - where a special Judo project is aimed at...

South Africa’s boxing grannies

A former bodybuilder in South Africa is teaching a group of grandmothers how to box in one of Johannesburg's poorest suburbs. And they're swapping diabetes tablets for boxing gloves in a bid to boost their...

Ronaldo’s double seals Real Madrid’s victory against Juventus in UCL Final

Spanish giants Real Madrid drew the first blood in the mouthwatering Champions League match final against Italy’s Juventus in an entertaining 4-1 victory in the Cardiff City. This was their record 12th Champions League trophy...

Kenyan runner Chespol loses shoe in steeplechase, wins race

Kenyan teenager Celliphine Chespol, after temporarily losing a shoe on the penultimate lap, recovered to run the second fastest women's 3,000 metres steeplechase ever at the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meeting on Friday -...

Ghana: No malaria crisis in U-17 camp

By Saddique Shaban, Port Gentil, Gabon The Ghanaian Under 17 team management has refuted claims that the team has been hit by a malaria attack in their Port Gentil camp at the ongoing African Cup...

Nigerian state to name monument after heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua

If there is one place where Anthony Joshua's victory over Vladimir Klitschko  means so much and is still being celebrated almost a month after the fight, it is this small town called Sagamu in...

CAF President Ahmad meets Gabonese President Ali Bongo

Confederations of African Football President Ahmad Ahmad on Sunday met Gabonese President Ali Bongo Ondimba, before the opening ceremony of the Total U-17 African Cup of Nations Gabon 2017 at the Port Gentil. The two...

Racism in Football: Retired South African striker shares experience from playing days

Sulley Muntari feels that FIFA and UEFA aren't taking racism in football seriously and that every measure needs to be implemented to kick the scourge out of the game. Muntari is not the only African...