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Young South Africans learning cycling and life skills in Cape Town

Cape Town's Khayelitsha Township may not be the first place that comes to mind, when you think of the home of some of South...

First football academy opened in Mogadishu

Football in Somalia has received yet another boost, with the opening of the first football academy in Mogadishu. In just two years, football in...

Cycling struggles to make a mark in Uganda

Cycling is a growing sport in Africa, but it is struggling to gain a foothold in Uganda. Competitive cycling faces many challenges in the...

David Rudisha preps for Beijing 2015 after overcoming injury

After nearly a year battling a nagging knee injury, Olympic gold medalist in 800 meters David Rudisha has fully recovered and has shaped his...

North Africans dominate Africa Junior Tennis Championships

The Under 18 African tennis Championship in Egypt is over. There was a clear dominance of Arab countries in the finals of all categories....

Somalia’s local football league attracts foreign talents

Football has recently been gaining national acclaim as the Somali FA has been reviving the sport. FIFA too has been conducting courses for officials,...

Danilo signs six year contract with Real Madrid

Real Madrid have have announced they have reached an agreement with Porto over the signature of their Brazilian fullback Danilo, who will join the...

World record holder, Usain Bolt, wins 100m exhibition race in Rio

Jamaican world record holder Usain Bolt cruised to victory in the Mano a Mano 100 metre sprint invitational in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday. The...

Sundowns, Wydad to battle again in CAF CL group stage

South Africa’s Mamelodi Sundowns and Morocco’s Wydad Casablanca will renew their rivalry for a fourth straight season after both sides were drawn in the...

Nigeria to investigate Stephen Keshi’s Cote d’Ivoire job application

The Nigeria Football Federation says it will investigate reports that national team coach Stephen Keshi applied to manage Cote d'Ivoire. On Friday, the Ivorian Football...
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