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Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. 5 SowetanLIVE Read SowetanLIVE <![CDATA[UN-backed Semenya optimistic of CAS success in battle with IAAF]]> 2019-03-23 13:45:00 Double Olympic 800-metres champion Caster Semenya is “optimistic” of success in her appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) over eligibility regulations in athletics for female classification. <![CDATA[Bafana expect a football-friendly chill in Sfax for huge game against Libya]]> 2019-03-23 12:48:00 Bafana Bafana have been kept guessing by varying weather patterns – from hot‚ to windy‚ to heavy rain – to contend with in Tunisia‚ but seem destined to welcome cool conditions for Sunday’s Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Libya. <![CDATA[Sketchy late Beauden Barrett try gives 'Canes narrow win over Stormers]]> 2019-03-23 12:14:00 The Hurricanes edged the Stormers 34-28 in a thriller at the Wespac Stadium in Wellington on Saturday thanks to a controversial late try by Beauden Barrett. <![CDATA[Van der Dussen urges Proteas to whitewash Sri Lanka]]> 2019-03-23 11:05:00 Such is the humility of South Africa’s rising batting star Rassie van der Dussen that he doesn’t see himself as a shoo-in for the World Cup in England later in the year. <![CDATA[ASA confident Caster Semenya will win against IAAF]]> 2019-03-20 09:11:00 ASA president Aleck Skhosana expressed confidence of a positive ruling in the case involving Caster Semenya. <![CDATA[Blazing a trail for female golfers]]> 2019-03-19 12:48:00 Golfer Felicity Shiba shares her incredible journey through golf, from her greatest achievements to equality in the sport <![CDATA[Ex-Bafana captain Lucas Radebe feels sidelined]]> 2019-03-17 13:58:00 No Safa role for legendary player. <![CDATA[Zungu, Dolly in the reckoning]]> 2019-03-17 13:57:00 Bafana medics to assess duo's fitness <![CDATA[Will it be Pitso or Benni after Baxter?]]> 2019-03-17 13:56:00 Some feel role is too big a leap for McCarthy <![CDATA[Thidiela's appeal against ban is postponed]]> 2019-03-17 13:55:00 No new date has been set for hearing <![CDATA[Ledwaba punts pay parity between Banyana, Bafana]]> 2019-03-17 13:53:00 Corporates urged to help bridge divide <![CDATA[Rofhiwa's now ready for war]]> 2019-03-17 13:40:00 SA fighter super-fit for IBO title shot in Russia <![CDATA[Londie London to shake up music scene]]> 2019-03-15 11:42:00 I'm more than my body, singer says <![CDATA[SuperSport clash a do-or-die clash for Chiefs]]> 2019-03-15 08:12:00 The clash between SuperSport United and Kaizer Chiefs at Mbombela Stadium tonight (8pm) appears to be a do-or-die affair <![CDATA[Sundowns enter the lion's den]]> 2019-03-15 08:10:00 It's been 32 games since Moroccan side Wydad Casablanca lost at home, and Mamelodi Sundowns will have to dig deep for a win. <![CDATA[Manchester City launch child sex abuse compensation scheme]]> 2019-03-12 14:38:00 Manchester City have launched a compensation scheme for survivors of historical child sex abuse in football. <![CDATA[World Cup to inject R2bn into SA]]> 2019-03-12 11:12:00 Netball's flagship event, the Netball World Cup, will come to Africa in 2023 for the first time since its inception in 1963 and will inject at least R2bn in revenue into host city Cape Town and the South African economy. When set aside against a budget of about R68m to stage the event, the economic benefits appear even more significant than the legacy and profile benefits for the sports itself. <![CDATA[Lucky Khune wants to create own legacy]]> 2019-03-12 11:10:00 Baberwa striker is on-form <![CDATA[National teams don't create stars, says Middendorp]]> 2019-03-11 08:55:00 Kaizer Chiefs youngster Nkosingiphile Ngcobo, 19, may have earned recognition through his performance for Amajita <![CDATA[Sherwyn Naicker's fiancée the best catch he's made]]> 2019-03-10 16:36:00 Goalie concedes in the love ring and pops the question <![CDATA[Greed tarnishes beautiful game]]> 2019-03-10 16:33:00 Ambition to play in PSL leaves a trail of blood <![CDATA[Ncobo lauds new changes to officiating rules in soccer]]> 2019-03-10 16:29:00 No attacking players in wall during free-kick. <![CDATA[New U-23 coach picks strong squad]]> 2019-03-10 16:10:00 New South Africa Under-23 coach David Notoane has named a strong provisional 27-man squad as the junior national team prepare to begin their path towards the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in two-and-a-half weeks' time. Notoane, appointed last week, has included a number of players who have played for SA at the Under-17 Fifa World Cup in Chile in 2015 and the 2017 Under-20 World Cup in South Korea. <![CDATA[Don Queen takes women-only tournament to her hometown]]> 2019-03-10 15:32:00 Event to coincide with Women's Month <![CDATA[Injury-hit Bafana get slight relief]]> 2019-03-10 13:42:00 Baxter should welcome Furman, Mokotjo return <![CDATA[Hlompho Kekana tipped for top gong]]> 2019-03-10 13:39:00 Mosimane says his skipper must win the award. <![CDATA[Pirates' draw could cost their campaign]]> 2019-03-10 12:30:00 Bucs wasted chance to move to second <![CDATA[The PSL top earners]]> 2019-03-10 12:06:00 SA footballers coining it with huge salaries <![CDATA[I am a team player, insists Pirates' Lorch]]> 2019-03-07 09:14:00 Thembinkosi Lorch has insisted that he remains a team player. <![CDATA[Ex Zimbabwe cricket director Enock Ikope banned over West Indies fix attempt]]> 2019-03-06 12:19:00 Former Zimbabwe Cricket director Enock Ikope has been banned from the game for 10 years for corruption linked to the 2017 West Indies tour fix attempt. Ikope was found guilty of breaching three counts of the the International Cricket Council's Anti-Corruption Code. Ikope's suspension announced by the ICC on Wednesday follows the 20 year ban handed out to Rajan Nayer, a former senior Zimbabwe cricket official, in March 2018.