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Brazil’s World Cup qualifiers postponed due to virus concerns

13 April 2020, 4:40 AM

Brazil’s first two qualifying matches for the 2022 World Cup have been postponed because of the coronavirus, a source at the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) told Reuters on Wednesday.

South Africa captain Kolisi wins UK writers’ award

14 January 2020, 1:05 PM

Siya Kolisi was voted the UK Rugby Union Writers’ Club personality of the year for 2019 on Monday after leading South Africa to their emotional World Cup triumph in Japan.

Russia banned from next Olympics and World Cup soccer

10 December 2019, 9:21 AM

Russia was banned from the world’s top sporting events for four years on Monday, including the next summer and winter Olympics and the 2022 soccer World Cup, for tampering with doping tests.

Accolades keep streaming in for French Top 14 winner Kolbe

26 November 2019, 9:01 AM

Accolades keep streaming in for Rugby World Cup winner Cheslin Kolbe. The Springbok wing was named the French Top 14 Player of the Season in Paris on Monday night.

Bok stalwart Louw announces international retirement

10 November 2019, 2:21 PM

South Africa loose-forward Francois Louw confirmed his retirement from international rugby on Sunday, the second of the Springboks’ World Cup-winning side to call time on their careers in the green and gold.



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