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Cameroon begin AFCON title defence with win over Guinea-Bissau

Defending champions Cameroon beat Guinea-Bissau 2-0 on Tuesday in their Group F opener at the Ismailia Stadium in Ismailia, Egypt. The Indomitable Lions eventually broke...

Kenyan long-distance runner Salome Biwott suspended for doping

The Athletics Integrity Unit on Tuesday announced that Kenyan long-distance runner Salome Jerono Biwott had been provisionally suspended for violating the anti-doping rules of...

President Akufo-Addo meets el-Sisi ahead of Ghana’s AFCON opener

Ghanaian President Nana Akufo-Addo on Tuesday held talks with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah el-Sisi in Cairo. The Ghanaian leader is in Egypt for an...

Sadio Mane ready to swap UEFA Champions League for AFCON triumph

Liverpool’s Senegalese forward Sadio Mane dreams of winning the Africa Cup of Nations, and is ready to swap his UEFA Champions League Glory for...

Italy’s Milan and Cortina d’Ampezzo to host 2026 Winter Olympics and...

Milan and Cortina d'Ampezzo will host the 2026 Winter Olympics and Paralympics, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced on Monday. Italy’s joint bid won the...

Former IAAF chief to go on trial for corruption, money laundering

Former president of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Lamine Diack will be tried in France for graft and money laundering, judicial sources...

Cameroon face inquiry and possible action after England defeat

Cameroon face an inquiry and possible disciplinary action from soccer authorities after a series of incidents in their 3-0 defeat by England in the...

AFCON debutants Madagascar hold Guinea to 2-2 draw

Madagascar drew 2-2 against Guinea in their opening Group B game of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations at Alexandria Stadium in Alexandria on...

Germany knock out Nigeria in Women’s World Cup last 16

Two-time world champions Germany beat Nigeria 3-0 at the Stade des Alpes in Grenoble to advance to the quarterfinals of the 2019 FIFA Women’s...

Egypt win opener against Zimbabwe 1 – 0

Egypt made the ideal start to the Africa Cup of Nations by beating Zimbabwe in the opening game of the tournament in Cairo. Mahmoud Trezeguet...
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