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World Rugby announces new dates for 2021 Rugby World Cup

The 2021 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand will take place between October 8 and November 12, 2022, World Rugby announced, following a revision...

Springboks to play first Test match since RWC final in July

Reigning Rugby World Cup champions South Africa will play their first international Test match in close to two years when they take on Georgia...

Brazil to start vaccinating Olympic athletes

Brazil will begin vaccinating Olympic athletes and other members of its Tokyo-bound delegation against COVID-19 this week, officials said Tuesday. The hard-hit South American country...

Former IAAF boss Lamine Diack back in Senegal after bond payment

Lamine Diack, the disgraced former president of the IAAF, now World Athletics, returned to his native Senegal on Monday after a bond of €500,000...

African teams handed tricky draw for Olympic rugby sevens Repechage

The four African countries hoping to take part in this year’s rugby sevens tournament at the Olympic Games were handed tricky fixtures for the...

Teams to watch in the inaugural BAL tournament

Basketball fans on the African continent are bracing for an exciting experience as the first edition of the Basketball Africa League(BAL) begins on May...

Tunisia’s Ons Jabeur in race to be fit for French Open

Tunisian tennis player Ons Jabeur faces a race against time to be fully fit in time for the start of the year’s second Grand...

Cristian Rodriguez wins 2021 Tour du Rwanda

Cristian Rodriguez, who rides for Total Direct Energie, has become the first Spanish and European rider to win the Tour du Rwanda. Rodriguez also won...

Hamilton produces brilliant race to beat Verstappen in Spain

Mercedes’ British driver Lewis Hamilton produced a brilliant drive on Sunday to beat Red Bull’s Max Verstappen and win the Spanish Grand Prix, extending...

Barcelona’s goalless draw with Atletico Madrid offers Real Madrid hope of...

Atletico Madrid and Barcelona played out a 0-0 draw at the Camp Nou on Saturday, giving Real Madrid a glimpse of hope in their...
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