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Scotsman
Remembering rebel All Blacks tour of apartheid South Africaissue of race remains the number one sporting topic in the Republic. Last week
Remembering rebel All Blacks tour of apartheid South Africa
Scotsman / Posted 2 hours ago
issue of race remains the number one sporting topic in the Republic. Last week, the South African minister for sport, Fikile Mbalula, barred four sporting bodies, South African cricket, athletics, netball and rugby, from bidding to host any... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Athletics SA and SRSA Reach Agreement After EPG Reportto move forward. This emerged in an ASA statement followed the pronouncement o
Athletics SA and SRSA Reach Agreement After EPG Report
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
to move forward. This emerged in an ASA statement followed the pronouncement of Minister of Sport and Recreation, Mr Fikile Mbalula on Monday, in which he announced the revoking of the privilege of ASA to host and bid for major and mega... Read more
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Perth Now
Worse than apartheid: The hypocrisy of FIFAis capable of moving more than just emotions, look no further than the South Af
Worse than apartheid: The hypocrisy of FIFA
Perth Now / Posted 10 hours ago
is capable of moving more than just emotions, look no further than the South African government. As Minister for Sport, Fikile Mbalula has banned four of the country’s top federations from bidding for major international tournaments for failing... Read more
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Eye Witness News
ASA to do everything to achieve transformationChampionships in June. Team SA at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Pict
ASA to do everything to achieve transformation
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 hours ago
Championships in June. Team SA at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Picture: Wessel Oosthuizen. Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula,Athletics South Africa,Sport transformation JOHANNESBURG – Athletics South Africa (ASA)’s president, Aleck... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President's Voice - Gideon SamThe talk of the town in sporting circles this week has definitely been the puni
President's Voice - Gideon Sam
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 hours ago
The talk of the town in sporting circles this week has definitely been the punitive measures imposed by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula on some of our Federations. Announcing the results of the Eminent Persons Group (EPG), better known as the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Athletics in the clear after transformation bunglesporting bodies who had not achieved transformation targets that they had agree
Athletics in the clear after transformation bungle
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
sporting bodies who had not achieved transformation targets that they had agreed to previously. On Monday, Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula revoked the rights of ASA, SA Rugby, Cricket South Africa and Netball South Africa to bid for any major events... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Dept of sports, ASA reach an agreement Fikile Mbalula had announced the revoking of the privilege of ASA to host maj
Dept of sports, ASA reach an agreement
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Fikile Mbalula had announced the revoking of the privilege of ASA to host major international tournaments. Picture: Facebook.com Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula,Athletics South Africa JOHANNEBSURG - The... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Transformation is like a plantas transformation in the workplace. You first need to identify whether a perso
Transformation is like a plant
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
as transformation in the workplace. You first need to identify whether a person has the necessary skills. Something that Fikile Mbalula and his cronies does not know. So as I say, in order for transformation to be successful, the seeds need to be... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
These are the top 11 SA politicians on TwitterWhile Fikile Mbalula and Helen Zille are the most talkative politicians‚ Presid
These are the top 11 SA politicians on Twitter
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
While Fikile Mbalula and Helen Zille are the most talkative politicians‚ President Jacob Zuma‚ who almost never says anything on Twitter‚ is the man most people want to hear from. A list of the top 11 politicians on Twitter was compiled by eNitiate... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Top 11 SA politicians on Twitter are….is its prince – a dramatic turnaround from a firebrand who once threatened to s
Top 11 SA politicians on Twitter are….
Daily Dispatch / Posted yesterday
is its prince – a dramatic turnaround from a firebrand who once threatened to shut down the social media platform. While Fikile Mbalula and Helen Zille are the most talkative politicians‚ President Jacob Zuma‚ who almost never says anything on... Read more
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iol.co.za
Transformation is about grassroots opportunitiesIt’s hard to take Fikile Mbalula seriously. From the rubbish he tweets, to a lo
Transformation is about grassroots opportunities
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
It’s hard to take Fikile Mbalula seriously. From the rubbish he tweets, to a lot of the garbage he says and of course those press releases that often get published before they’ve been proof-read - like the “Transmutation Agreement” his department has... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Our Thinking About Transformation in Sport Needs to Be Transformedcrying over every Temba Bavuma, Kagiso Rabada and Siya Kolisi we haven't found.
Our Thinking About Transformation in Sport Needs to Be Transformed
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
crying over every Temba Bavuma, Kagiso Rabada and Siya Kolisi we haven't found. By ANTOINETTE MULLER. You have to admit, Fikile Mbalula is actually a bit of a genius. Following his announcement that four of South Africa's sporting federations... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mbalula killed two birds with one Stone, (Tourism and Economy)is so sad and irrational to ban the country from hosting international sporting
Mbalula killed two birds with one Stone, (Tourism and Economy)
News 24 South Africa / Posted 2 days ago
is so sad and irrational to ban the country from hosting international sporting events. Everyone can recall that Mr “Fix” Fikile Mbalula came with an idea of Affirmative action in sports activities such as Rugby, Cricket and those that are... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mbalula is right about transformationIt was inevitable. How dare Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula do his job and hold
Mbalula is right about transformation
iol.co.za / Posted 2 days ago
It was inevitable. How dare Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula do his job and hold sports federations accountable to targets they had agreed upon with regards to transformation… The expected outcry to Mbalula’s decision to revoke the right of four... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Realising freedom todayof South Africa being one of the most unequal societies in the world. Along wi
Realising freedom today
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
of South Africa being one of the most unequal societies in the world. Along with the announcement made by Minister Fikile Mbalula on Monday regarding transformation in sports, the Ahmed Kathrada Foundation’s director, Neeshan Balton, said... Read more
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Daily Maverick
It’s our thinking about transformation in sport that needs to be transformedYou have to admit, Fikile Mbalula is actually a bit of a genius. Following his
It’s our thinking about transformation in sport that needs to be transformed
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
You have to admit, Fikile Mbalula is actually a bit of a genius. Following his announcement that four of South Africa’s sporting federations will be banned from hosting or bidding for global sporting events, all the headlines have been about him. If... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Politicstop in those fields only because of our history – that you would have to be one
Politics
Daily Maverick / Posted 3 days ago
top in those fields only because of our history – that you would have to be one-eyed not to see it. Now, Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula has decided enough is enough, and he is going to act. He has decided to withdraw the rights of our rugby,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
‘I’m embarrassed to call myself South African’the controversial issue of racial equalisation across the state’s national spor
‘I’m embarrassed to call myself South African’
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
the controversial issue of racial equalisation across the state’s national sporting teams. South African sports minister Fikile Mbalula this week announced Cricket South Africa (CSA) has been banned from hosting any major tournaments after it was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Four Federations Bannedfor international competitions for failing to create opportunities for black pl
Four Federations Banned
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
for international competitions for failing to create opportunities for black players. South Africa's sports minister, Fikile Mbalula has banned four of the country's sport federations from bidding for major international tournaments saying... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
When Jacques Kallis was ‘embarrassed’ to call himself South AfricanAfrica (NSA) and South African Rugby (SAR) to host and bid for major and mega i
When Jacques Kallis was ‘embarrassed’ to call himself South African
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
Africa (NSA) and South African Rugby (SAR) to host and bid for major and mega international tournaments," Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula said in a statement. Mbalula said the athletics and netball federations were also barred from bidding to... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Netball SA's board not balanced to meet transformation criteria This week Fikile Mbalula revoked the privileges of some sporting codes for ov
Netball SA's board not balanced to meet transformation criteria
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
This week Fikile Mbalula revoked the privileges of some sporting codes for over transformation targets. Netball South Africa. Picture: Facebook.com Sports Minister Fikile... Read more
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Herald Sun
‘I’m embarrassed to call myself South African’the controversial issue of racial equalisation across the state’s national spor
‘I’m embarrassed to call myself South African’
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
the controversial issue of racial equalisation across the state’s national sporting teams. South African sports minister Fikile Mbalula this week announced Cricket South Africa (CSA) has been banned from hosting any major tournaments after it was... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Race remains issue in South African sportfast-bowling sensation Kagiso Rabada. The inclusion in particular of athletics
Race remains issue in South African sport
Otago Daily Times / Posted 4 days ago
fast-bowling sensation Kagiso Rabada. The inclusion in particular of athletics in the ban, delivered by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula this week, sparked accusations that the ANC was playing politics with race and sport ahead of important local... Read more
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dna
Here's why Jacques Kallis is embarrassed to call himself a South AfricanJacques Kallis has stated that he was 'embarrassed' to call himself a South Afr
Here's why Jacques Kallis is embarrassed to call himself a South African
dna / Posted 4 days ago
Jacques Kallis has stated that he was 'embarrassed' to call himself a South African. On Monday, Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula had announced that Cricket South Africa had been suspended from hosting or bidding for any major international... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Freedom, 22 years laterthat great post-1994 buzzword has been demonised as the cause of all the rot. J
Freedom, 22 years later
Daily Maverick / Posted 4 days ago
that great post-1994 buzzword has been demonised as the cause of all the rot. Just this week, Sports minister, Fikile Mbalula revoked the right of 4 of South Africa’s sporting codes to host international events given their failure to... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
CSA going the right way on transformationfederations signed with the sports ministry have not been made public. At Monda
CSA going the right way on transformation
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 4 days ago
federations signed with the sports ministry have not been made public. At Monday's press conference, where sports minister Fikile Mbalula received the transformation reports and delivered his verdict, the barometer for measuring progress was set at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sascoc to Discuss EPG Report With National FederationsPersons Group's report on transformation in sport that was presented yesterday
Sascoc to Discuss EPG Report With National Federations
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Persons Group's report on transformation in sport that was presented yesterday to Minister of Sports and Recreation, Mr Fikile Mbalula. Amongst the recommendations outlined by Minister Mbalula was that all federations and sport bodies must... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
Transformation ban hits SA’s World Cup Rugby dreamsin any major international events. In a press briefing on Monday, Department o
Transformation ban hits SA’s World Cup Rugby dreams
Mail & Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
in any major international events. In a press briefing on Monday, Department of Sports and Recreation Minister Fikile Mbalula said Safa had reached its transformation quota. Mbalula’s ban follows the publication of a transformation... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
South African sports row reopens old wounds over racenew fast-bowling sensation Kagiso Rabada. The inclusion in particular of athle
South African sports row reopens old wounds over race
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
new fast-bowling sensation Kagiso Rabada. The inclusion in particular of athletics in the ban delivered by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula this week also sparked accusations that the ANC was playing politics with race and sport ahead of important... Read more
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The Star
South African sports row reopens old wounds over racenew fast-bowling sensation Kagiso Rabada. The inclusion in particular of athle
South African sports row reopens old wounds over race
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
new fast-bowling sensation Kagiso Rabada. The inclusion in particular of athletics in the ban delivered by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula this week also sparked accusations that the ANC was playing politics with race and sport ahead of important... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mbalula is right on transformationIt was inevitable. How dare Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula do his job and hold
Mbalula is right on transformation
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
It was inevitable. How dare Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula do his job and hold sports federations accountable to targets they had agreed upon with regards to transformation… The expected outcry to Mbalula’s decision to revoke the right of four... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Fikile Mbalula waves his big transformation stickOPINION: Fikile Mbalula,Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula,Sport transformation
Fikile Mbalula waves his big transformation stick
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
OPINION: Fikile Mbalula,Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula,Sport transformation Stephen Grootes says some sports only have themselves to blame for squandering their legitimacy. If one ever wants a... Read more
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International Business Times
South Africa: Sports bodies banned from bidding for global events after using few black players review this decision when considering the results of the 2016/2017 Transformati
South Africa: Sports bodies banned from bidding for global events after using few black players
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
review this decision when considering the results of the 2016/2017 Transformation Barometer," sport and recreation minister Fikile Mbalula said in a statement. "The reality [is] that 84% of the country's under 18-year-old population grouping is... Read more
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iol.co.za
#Transformation: confusion remainsFikile Mbalula succeeded in lighting a fire beneath South African sports federa
#Transformation: confusion remains
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Fikile Mbalula succeeded in lighting a fire beneath South African sports federations which have failed to adhere to agreed targets for transformation, but there remains confusion amongst federations over the exact nature of their negligence. The... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
Will Mbalula prevent SA bidding for 2023 Rugby World Cup?comfortably meets World Rugby’s requirements. But the bid will need government
Will Mbalula prevent SA bidding for 2023 Rugby World Cup?
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
comfortably meets World Rugby’s requirements. But the bid will need government backing. Minister of Sport and Recreation Fikile Mbalula on Monday punished SA Rugby for not doing enough to grow black players — He has repeatedly said he wants 50%... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fikile Mbalula Waves His Big Transformation Sticktop in those fields only because of our history - that you would have to be one
Fikile Mbalula Waves His Big Transformation Stick
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
top in those fields only because of our history - that you would have to be one-eyed not to see it. Now, Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula has decided enough is enough, and he is going to act. He has decided to withdraw the rights of our rugby,... Read more
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iafrica.com
Proteas legends react to CSA event banAfrican cricketing legends Jacques Kallis and Allan Donald on Monday expressed
Proteas legends react to CSA event ban
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
African cricketing legends Jacques Kallis and Allan Donald on Monday expressed their disappointment with Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula after he announced that Cricket South Africa would be banned from bidding for or hosting international events... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Mbalula's Decision On Transformation in SportsThe IFP welcomes the decision by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula in dealing with
Minister Mbalula's Decision On Transformation in Sports
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The IFP welcomes the decision by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula in dealing with transformation in South African sport today. Transformation in sport has been a contentious issue for many years now and there have been many debates and discussions... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
South Africa 2023 World Cup ban may help Irish capture showpiece Ban: South African Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula has rocked rugby One of Ir
South Africa 2023 World Cup ban may help Irish capture showpiece
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Ban: South African Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula has rocked rugby One of Ireland's rivals to host the 2023 World Cup could have its bid scuppered by its own government. South Africa... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Athletics SA backs Mbalula’s sanction of sporting bodiespresident Aleck Skhosana says the issue of transformation in sport must be take
Athletics SA backs Mbalula’s sanction of sporting bodies
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
president Aleck Skhosana says the issue of transformation in sport must be taken seriously. FILE: Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula. Picture: Reinart Toerien/EWN. Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula,Athletics South Africa,Sport... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mbalula's Ban - a Radical Wake-Up Call With a Short-Sighted SolutionFikile Mbalula's radical action to ban four of South Africa's sporting federati
Mbalula's Ban - a Radical Wake-Up Call With a Short-Sighted Solution
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Fikile Mbalula's radical action to ban four of South Africa's sporting federations from hosting or bidding for international events after failing to meet their targets might be a wake-up call, but unless holistic action is taken, it will remain... Read more
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ESPN Cricinfo
'Embarrassed to call myself South African' - Kallisthe country's sports federations from hosting or bidding for major tournaments.
'Embarrassed to call myself South African' - Kallis
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 4 days ago
the country's sports federations from hosting or bidding for major tournaments. On Monday, South Africa's sports minister Fikile Mbalula meted out the punishment to the national cricket, rugby, netball and athletics unions as a response to their... Read more
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International Business Times
Jacques Kallis says he is 'embarrassed' to call himself a South African to call himself a South African. The former all-rounder was not very happy with
Jacques Kallis says he is 'embarrassed' to call himself a South African
International Business Times / Posted 4 days ago
to call himself a South African. The former all-rounder was not very happy with the announcement made by Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula regarding South Africa's position on hosting of major international sporting events. On Monday, 25 April,... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
SARU confident hosting ban will be liftedacknowledged the findings of the Eminent Persons' Group report on Transformatio
SARU confident hosting ban will be lifted
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 4 days ago
acknowledged the findings of the Eminent Persons' Group report on Transformation for 2014/15 and the sanction imposed by Fikile Mbalula, Minister for Sports and Recreation. SA Rugby, as well as Cricket South Africa, Netball SA and Athletics... Read more
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Daily Dispatch
SA sports rapped for perceived lack of transformationSouth Africa’s dreams of hosting the 2023 Rugby World Cup were dealt a crushing
SA sports rapped for perceived lack of transformation
Daily Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
South Africa’s dreams of hosting the 2023 Rugby World Cup were dealt a crushing blow yesterday when sports minister Fikile Mbalula withdrew government’s support following the release of the Eminent Persons’ Group’s (EPG’s) transformation report. SA... Read more
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iafrica.com
SARU confident hosting ban will be liftedacknowledged the findings of the Eminent Persons' Group report on Transformatio
SARU confident hosting ban will be lifted
iafrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
acknowledged the findings of the Eminent Persons' Group report on Transformation for 2014/15 and the sanction imposed by Fikile Mbalula, Minister for Sports and Recreation. SA Rugby, as well as Cricket South Africa, Netball SA and Athletics... Read more
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New Kerala
Kallis 'embarrassed' to call himself South African - newkerala.com #54478all-rounder Jacques Kallis has stated that he was 'embarrassed' to call himself
Kallis 'embarrassed' to call himself South African - newkerala.com #54478
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
all-rounder Jacques Kallis has stated that he was 'embarrassed' to call himself a South African. On Monday, Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula had announced that Cricket South Africa had been suspended from hosting or bidding for any major international... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Mbalula's transformation decision won't affect Commonwealth Gameshave had their rights to host international meets revoked for failing to transf
Mbalula's transformation decision won't affect Commonwealth Games
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
have had their rights to host international meets revoked for failing to transform adequately. FILE. Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula fields questions about Fifa at Parliament. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN. Sports Minister Fikile... Read more
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FOXSPORTS.com.au
South Africa banned from bidding for 2023 World Cup after failing to provide opportunities for black populationAfrica (NSA) and South African Rugby (SAR) to host and bid for major and mega i
South Africa banned from bidding for 2023 World Cup after failing to provide opportunities for black population
FOXSPORTS.com.au / Posted 4 days ago
Africa (NSA) and South African Rugby (SAR) to host and bid for major and mega international tournaments,” Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula said in a statement. Mbalula said the athletics and netball federations were also barred from bidding to... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
South Africa’s World Cup bid in jeopardyAfrica (NSA) and South African Rugby (SAR) to host and bid for major and mega i
South Africa’s World Cup bid in jeopardy
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Africa (NSA) and South African Rugby (SAR) to host and bid for major and mega international tournaments,” Sports Minister Fikile Mbalula said in a statement. Mbalula said the athletics and netball federations were also barred from bidding to... Read more
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