Category Archives: Sports

Africa Men’s 7s Cup 2019: Mauritius’ young rugby team delivers impressive performance

It is the second time in a row that Mauritius lined up the youngest team at the Africa 7s Men's Cup out of the 14 participating nations. The average age of the national team was 19.1. The proteges of coach Yoan

Kolisi thanks South Africa for unbelievable support on Trophy Tour

Springbok captain Siya Kolisi thanked South Africans from all walks of life for coming out in their hundreds of thousands to congratulate the Boks on winning the Rugby World Cup in the last week. The Springboks arrived home from Japan on

Springbok Trophy Tour � Eastern Cape routes for the weekend

The third and fourth legs of the Springboks' RWC Trophy Tour will take place in East London on Saturday and Port Elizabeth on Sunday, with the final leg scheduled for Cape Town on Monday. The first two legs were in

Africa’s Only Wheelchair Rugby League Battles It Out

PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA - South Africa is home to one of the world's top rugby's teams. It's also home to Africa's only national league of wheelchair rugby. But while wheelchair rugby is an amateur sport with limited resources, there is

Cricket Farming May Help Ease Global Food Shortages

KISUMU, KENYA - If nothing is done to improve food production and land use, the world may face unrest and conflict, according to a landmark report. The study by a coalition of universities and environmental organizations says current farming practices

Uganda Para-Badminton Players Strive for Paralympics Despite Limitations

Uganda's Para-Badminton team is preparing for the World Championships in Basel, Switzerland, later this month. The team has the second-highest ranked player in Africa and aims to compete at the 2020 Summer Paralympic Games in Tokyo, when Para-Badminton...