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CHAN 2020: DR Congo edges Congo, Niger draws with Libya in...

The Democratic Republic of Congo began its quest for a third Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) title with a narrow 1-0 win against Congo in...

Burkina Faso’s Hugues Zango sets world indoor triple jump record

Burkina Faso's Hugues Fabrice Zango made history on Saturday by setting a new indoor triple jump world record of 18.07m at a meeting in...

Hosts Cameroon, Mali begin CHAN 2020 with victories

Hosts Cameroon and Mali kicked off the sixth edition of the Africa Nations Championship (CHAN) on Saturday with identical 1-0 wins against Zimbabwe and...

Stephane Peterhansel wins Dakar Rally for record-extending 14th time

Frenchman Stephane Peterhansel won the 2021 Dakar Rally finishing ahead of Qatari Nasser al-Attiyah with reigning champion Carlos Sainz of Spain coming in third. Peterhansel,...

Algerian striker Islam Slimani joins French club Olympique Lyon

Algerian striker Islam Slimani joined French club Olympique Lyonnais on an 18-month contract until June 2022. Slimani made the switch from English side Leicester City...

Women’s Six Nations Rugby postponed due to COVID-19, men’s competition to...

Women's Six Nations Championship and the men’s U20 2021 championship have been postponed until “later this spring or early summer” due to the COVID-19...

CAF reschedules Confederation Cup tie between Rivers United, Bloemfontein Celtic

Nigeria’s Rivers United F.C. and South Africa’s Bloemfontein Celtic will play their rearranged Confederation Cup second preliminary round second leg fixture on the weekend...

SA Rugby reschedules Currie Cup fixtures to manage COVID-19 challenges

The Currie Cup play-off dates were rescheduled to allow teams to manage COVID-19 challenges and ensure the tournament’s integrity, SA Rugby announced. The semifinals will...

Cricket South Africa confirms schedule for Pakistan tour

The fixture list and schedule for Pakistan Women’s limited-overs tour of South Africa was confirmed by Cricket South Africa (CSA) on Monday. The tour, which...

Ighalo set to feature for United against former club Watford in...

Manchester United’s Nigerian striker Odion Ighalo is set to feature again for the Red Devils against former club Watford later today as he nears...
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