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Tech brings fans to the stadium

Denmark’s Superliga became the second league in Europe to make a return following the coronavirus-inflicted halt on proceedings, and one club – AGF Aarhus- looked to ensure their fans were as close...

Ronaldo was difficult to manage says Capello

Legendary Italian coach, Fabio Capello has identified Brazilian forward, Ronaldo as the greatest player he ever managed. Capello managed Ronaldo for six months during his second tenure at Real Madrid from...

Renard: Cote d’Ivoire rode luck to beat Ghana to Afcon 2015 title

Two-time Africa Cup of Nations-winning coach, Hervé Renard has confessed his second title triumph was a stroke of luck.The Frenchman - who had previously beaten the odds to win the title with Zambia...

Ramos injured Salah intentionally says Chiellini

Juventus centre-back Giorgio Chiellini has insisted that Real Madrid captain, Sergio Ramos intentionally injured Liverpool forward, Mohammed Salah in the 2018 UEFA Champions League final. Chiellini however revealed that he is full of admiration...

Breaking new ground, Cape Town Marathon goes virtual

The Sanlam Cape Town Marathon 2020 will go ahead and will host runners from all corners of the planet, according to the organisers - but with one major caveat: the race will be offered...

Cape Town could become Ultra-trail’s 2020 showcase

“This time for Africa” sang Shakhira, celebrating the arrival of one of the world’s biggest sporting events on the African continent – the 2010 FIFA World Cup. Chances are that Nic Bornman and Stuart McConnachie, organisers of...

BEATING CORONA – An SPNAfrica series

ONCE UPON A TIME, IN NAIROBI I first met Victor Muzadi in Nairobi, in 2015. He had come to our studios together with Liz Mills, a basketball coach then living in Zambia, for an...

Ali would struggle against Fury says Arum

Boxing promoter, Bob Arum has claimed that Muhammad Ali would have struggled in the boxing ring with current WBC champion, Tyson Fury.Arum who managed both men, reckons that Fury’s superior physical attributes may have put Ali at...


Trail running’s “Golden Segment” kicked wide open

Johardt van Heerden in action, setting a joint Fastest Known Time for the Six Peaks Challenge. Photo: Zane Schmahl