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Africa’s soccer show a virus risk and a vaccine opportunity

The risk is obvious when you hold a major international soccer tournament right after the emergence of the omicron variant and in a country...

Algeria crashes out of AFCON with defeat to Côte d’Ivoire

Algeria suffered a humiliating early exit from the Africa Cup of Nations following a 3-1 defeat to two-time winners Côte d'Ivoire in their final...

2021 champ Naomi Osaka knocked out of Australian Open

2021 Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka's quest to repeat in 2022 came to a stunning end with an upset loss to unseeded U.S. player,...

South Africa beats India by 31 runs in first ODI

South Africa took a 1-0 lead in their three-match One-Day International (ODI) series against India following a 31-run win at Boland Park in Paarl...

AFCON 2021: Egypt qualifies for last 16, Nigeria stays perfect

Egypt confirmed their place in the knockout phase of this year’s Africa Cup of Nations following a 1-0 win against Sudan at the Stade...

Aubameyang undergoing medical examinations in London after return from AFCON

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is undergoing medical examinations in London following his return from the Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon, where he was released after...

Defending Champions Algeria stare at early exit from AFCON 2021

The Defending Champions of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON), Algeria, are staring at early elimination unless they overcome Group E table-toppers Côte d'Ivoire...

Zambia appoints former Croatia international Aljosa Asanovic as national team head...

Zambia has appointed former Croatia international Aljosa Asanovic as head coach of the men's national team on a four-year contract. Asanovic replaces Serbian Milutin Sredojevic...

Comoros claims historic first AFCON win, eliminates Ghana

The Africa Cup of Nations served up yet another shock on Tuesday as Comoros defeated four-time African champions Ghana 3-2 in a thrilling Group...

Lewandowski and Putellas win FIFA ‘Best’ awards

Bayern Munich's record-setting striker Robert Lewandowski retained FIFA's top men's player title Monday at "The Best" of 2021 ceremony as Barcelona captain Alexia Putellas...
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