Kante warns Chelsea to curb second half slumps

21 April 2019, 6:49 AM
N'Golo Kante has warned Chelsea to cut out their sloppy second halves as the Blues look to boost their bid to finish in the Premier League's top four against Burnley on Monday.
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Wayne Arendse
PSL to set new date to deliberate on Arendse case 12 April 2019, 7:31 PM

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) has confirmed that a new date will be set to deliver a sanction on the Mamelodi Sundowns and defender Wayne Arendse case.

Early birdie lifts DeChambeau to Masters lead 12 April 2019, 6:01 PM

Bryson DeChambeau birdied the second hole on Friday to edge ahead early in the second round of the Masters, where his overnight co-leader Brooks Koepka took double-bogey on the same hole.

Stormers
Stormers end Australasian tour with a win 12 April 2019, 2:40 PM

The Stormers have registered their first and only win on the road on their Australasian tour in four outings by beating the Rebels in a Super Rugby match in Melbourne.

Dylan Kerr
Black Leopards’ remaining games will be a battle: Kerr 12 April 2019, 12:40 PM

Black Leopards FC coach, Dylan Kerr, says the club's remaining games will be a battle which they need to win to maintain  their PSL status.

Mick Schumacher
Mick Schumacher similar to legendary father 12 April 2019, 9:21 AM

Mick Schumacher is "very similar" to his famous father in how he conducts himself off the track, said Ferrari's Formula One team principal on Friday.

Chelsea players celebrates goal
Alonso, Kepa helps Chelsea win in Prague 12 April 2019, 6:30 AM

A late header by defender Marcos Alonso and Kepa Arrizabalaga's goalkeeping heroics helped Chelsea beat a stubborn Slavia Prague 1-0 in their Europa League quarter-final, first leg on Thursday.

Jean-Luc-Du-Preez
Sharks rest experienced players ahead of Jaguares clash 11 April 2019, 5:23 PM

The Sharks will be resting some of their experienced players for their Super Rugby clash against the Jaguares in Durban this weekend.

Rugby Australia intends to sack Folau over ‘discriminatory’ post 11 April 2019, 3:38 PM

Rugby Australia said on Thursday it would terminate the contract of Israel Folau, the country’s best-known and best-paid player, if he cannot offer a good reason for a social media post that said gay people would go to “hell” if they did not "repent".

Ferrari’s Leclerc wants to shut out hype if he wins F1 11 April 2019, 12:48 PM

Fast-rising Ferrari star, Charles Leclerc, said on Thursday that he must shut out the growing hype surrounding him if he is to win his maiden Formula One race.

Goal-shy Man Utd pray for another Champions League miracle 11 April 2019, 12:20 PM

Manchester United's powers of recovery carried them to a first Champions League quarter-final in five years but even Ole Gunnar Solskjaer admits beating Barcelona in the Camp Nou is maybe one mountain too many to climb.

Anrich-Nortje.
Aussie quick Kelly gets IPL chance for Kolkata 11 April 2019, 10:13 AM

Australian paceman Matt Kelly will replace injured Anrich Nortje of South Africa at Kolkata Knight Riders for the rest of the Indian Premier League season, the franchise announced Thursday.

McIlroy renews quest to complete career Grand Slam 11 April 2019, 7:41 AM

Rory McIlroy renews his quest to complete a career Grand Slam when the 83rd Masters tees off in the stately confines of Augusta National on Thursday.

Marathon
Comrades Marathon: Experts share tips with novice runners 10 April 2019, 9:50 PM

Novice Comrades marathon runners can sit up and listen. Experts shared some tips on training and diet with first time runners at a training seminar in Durban.

VAR penalty shows defenders need to adapt, says Spurs defender Vertonghen 10 April 2019, 8:34 PM

Tottenham defender Jan Vertonghen says defenders will have to adapt to VAR after the latest controversial incident in the Champions League quarter-final win against Manchester City.

Pote Human
Bulls focus on clash against Queensland Reds 10 April 2019, 7:39 PM

The Bulls have put behind them their embarrassing defeat at the hands of Jaguares in their last Super Rugby match and will be eager to bounce back against the Queensland Reds on Saturday.

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SA’s Tete to face Filipino Donaire in Louisiana 10 April 2019, 4:53 PM

South Africa's World Boxing Organisation bantamweight champion, Zolani Tete, is on his way to the US for the biggest fight of his career against American-based Filipino, Nonito Donaire.

Former Wallabies’ captain Gregan backs England to win Rugby World Cup 10 April 2019, 12:00 PM

Former Wallabies captain, George Gregan, on Wednesday backed England to win a wide-open Rugby World Cup in Japan this year and defended his old coach Eddie Jones's punishing methods.

Tottenham’s Kane could miss the rest of the season 10 April 2019, 7:08 AM

Tottenham Hotspur's elation at beating Manchester City 1-0 in their Champions League quarter-final first leg on Tuesday (April 9) was somewhat overshadowed by the prospect of a potential season-ending injury for Harry Kane.

Comrade Marathon
Comrades novice runners should run at least 80km a week to prepare 10 April 2019, 6:27 AM

Comrades Marathon Coach Lindsey Parry says novice runners who want to compete in the race should ideally be running at least 80-kilometres a week, at this stage of training.

UEFA Champions League returns with three teams in action 9 April 2019, 8:51 PM

UEFA Champions League football returns on Tuesday with three English Premier League teams in action in the first leg of the quarter-final matches.

Chumani Booi
Eastern Province Elephants has a new coach 9 April 2019, 8:45 PM

The Eastern Cape Mighty Elephants rugby team has a new coach for the Supersport Challenge and Currie Cup competition. Southern Kings assistant coach, Chumani Booi, will take the reins.

Wayne Arendse
PSL defends its executive, judiciary’s independence 9 April 2019, 5:00 PM

The Premier Soccer League has come out to defend its executive and judiciary roles and independence.

Diego Maradona
Maradona fined after dedicating win to Venezuela’s Maduro 9 April 2019, 1:52 PM

Diego Maradona has been fined for dedicating a recent victory by his Mexican club to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, Mexico’s football federation said on Monday.

World’s best golfers in Augusta for first major tournament 9 April 2019, 10:40 AM

The world's best golfers are in Augusta for the first major tournament of the years, the United States (US) Masters.

Eden Hazard
Superb Hazard double hands Chelsea win over West Ham 9 April 2019, 8:23 AM

Eden Hazard's stunning individual performance earned Chelsea a 2-0 win over West Ham United which hoisted them into third spot in the Premier League on Monday.

Caroline Marks tops World Surf League Championship 8 April 2019, 7:09 PM

Teenager, Caroline Marks, from the United States has shot to the top of the World Surf League Championship Tour rankings.

Sinethemba Jantjie
Soccer union urges members to behave professionally 8 April 2019, 6:39 PM

The South African Football Players Union (Safpu) has urged its members to behave professionally on and off the field. It has raised its concerns following the deaths of a number of soccer players in car crashes.

Gerard Pique
Barca’s Pique looking forward to Manchester clash 8 April 2019, 3:44 PM

All eyes will be on strike duo Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez as Barcelona visit Manchester United in the Champions League this week, but defensive lynchpin Gerard Pique is proving equally important to the Catalans' treble bid.

Novak Djokovic
Djokovic heads into clay season secure as world number one 8 April 2019, 11:41 AM

Novak Djokovic moves into his 20th week as world number one on Monday as the clay season gets under way.

Joaquin Caparros
Sevilla coach Caparros diagnosed with leukaemia 8 April 2019, 9:28 AM

Sevilla coach Joaquin Caparros revealed after his side's 2-0 win at Real Valladolid on Sunday that he had been diagnosed with leukaemia but vowed to continue in his job.