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iol.co.za
Referee blows Bulls off the parkPretoria - Poor discipline and an officious referee combined to condemn the Bul
Referee blows Bulls off the park
iol.co.za / Posted 32 minutes ago
Pretoria - Poor discipline and an officious referee combined to condemn the Bulls to just their second Super Rugby defeat on Friday as they went down 23-6 to the Brumbies in Canberra. The Bulls showed some encouraging signs on attack in the first... Read more
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iol.co.za
Add a touch of luxury with prawnsand heat. Serve immediately. The Angela Day cookery column is published in The
Add a touch of luxury with prawns
iol.co.za / Posted 32 minutes ago
and heat. Serve immediately. The Angela Day cookery column is published in The Star, the Cape Argus, the Daily News, the Pretoria News, the Sunday Tribune, the Sunday Independent and the Weekend Argus. * For household queries, recipes and tips,... Read more
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North Devon Gazette & Advertiser
North Devon ready for new seasonin 2013. Verreyenne played for South Africa in the last Under-19 World Cup hos
North Devon ready for new season
North Devon Gazette & Advertiser / Posted 55 minutes ago
in 2013. Verreyenne played for South Africa in the last Under-19 World Cup hosted by Bangladesh. The keeper-batter from Pretoria averaged more than 30 with the bat and had 10 victims behind the stumps. He won two man-of-the-match for South... Read more
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Super Sport
SuperSport look to cement Top 8 spotWits. The last time the Tshwane side tasted victory at home in the league was
SuperSport look to cement Top 8 spot
Super Sport / Posted 58 minutes ago
Wits. The last time the Tshwane side tasted victory at home in the league was in February 2016. They beat University of Pretoria 2-0 at the Lucas Moripe Stadium. Jeremy Brockie will look to maintain his good form for SuperSport on Sunday. The... Read more
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Canberra Times
Super Rugby: ACT Brumbies snap losing streak to beat the Pretoria Bullsas they snapped a two-game losing streak to go top of the Australian Super Rugb
Super Rugby: ACT Brumbies snap losing streak to beat the Pretoria Bulls
Canberra Times / Posted an hour ago
as they snapped a two-game losing streak to go top of the Australian Super Rugby conference. They completely dominated the Pretoria Bulls to win 23-6 at Canberra Stadium on Friday night and if it wasn't for a stuttering kicking game the crowd of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mosimane still laments Cup defeat to Piratesteam we have ever played since I have been here at Sundowns.“ They are forever
Mosimane still laments Cup defeat to Pirates
iol.co.za / Posted an hour ago
team we have ever played since I have been here at Sundowns.“ They are forever strong against us and when they come to Pretoria, they beat us. And the same can be said that when we go to Orlando Stadium we beat them. So, it was the weakest side... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Genocide Reparation Cannot Include All Communities (Part Twowhoever. It is also clear that the Herero and Nama Uruanaani Scara Matundu hol
Genocide Reparation Cannot Include All Communities (Part Two
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
whoever. It is also clear that the Herero and Nama Uruanaani Scara Matundu holds an LLB degree from the University of Pretoria and is a genocide scholar.communities will not sit while their impending genocide is diluted by the proponents of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transport Operators Must Be Included in Town PlanningPretoria — Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has encouraged all municipalities to
Transport Operators Must Be Included in Town Planning
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
Pretoria — Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has encouraged all municipalities to ensure that they include transport service operators in their planning. Minister Peters made the call in the aftermath of the taxi violence at the Mall of Africa in... Read more
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football411
Mamelodi Sundowns v Medeamaby AS Vita two weeks ago. The Tshwane outfit wrapped up the Premiership title
Mamelodi Sundowns v Medeama
football411 / Posted an hour ago
by AS Vita two weeks ago. The Tshwane outfit wrapped up the Premiership title this week when a 3-0 win over University of Pretoria gave them an unassailable lead over Bidvest Wits. But rather than resting on his laurels, Sundowns head coach Pitso... Read more
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IMF
IMF Staff Completes 2016 Article IV Mission to South AfricaMission to South AfricaPress Release No. 16/200 An International Monetary Fund
IMF Staff Completes 2016 Article IV Mission to South Africa
IMF / Posted an hour ago
Mission to South AfricaPress Release No. 16/200 An International Monetary Fund mission team led by Ms. Laura Papi visited Pretoria, Johannesburg, and Cape Town from April 18 to May 4, to conduct the 2016 Article IV Consultation discussions with... Read more
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Super Sport
Pirates gunning for redemptionand this match. For them to survive, United will now rely on the results of fe
Pirates gunning for redemption
Super Sport / Posted an hour ago
and this match. For them to survive, United will now rely on the results of fellow relegation candidates, University of Pretoria and Jomo Cosmos, who are above them on the log table. Middendorp said he hopes his boys will rectify their errors... Read more
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iol.co.za
Hawks boss wants Minister to pay legal feesPretoria - Defence lawyers representing former head of Directorate for Priority
Hawks boss wants Minister to pay legal fees
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
Pretoria - Defence lawyers representing former head of Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (the Hawks), Lieutenant General Anwa Dramat, and his two co-accused on Friday told the Pretoria Magistrate’s Court that their clients would seek the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sassa Stops Unlawful Social Grant DeductionsPretoria — Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says 77% of the more t
Sassa Stops Unlawful Social Grant Deductions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Pretoria — Social Development Minister Bathabile Dlamini says 77% of the more than 13000 recorded disputes regarding unauthorised social grant deductions have been resolved in the beneficiaries' favour. Briefing media in Cape Town on Friday on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Operation Phakisa Reignites Ocean EconomyPretoria — Government's Operation Phakisa: Oceans Economy initiative has yielde
Operation Phakisa Reignites Ocean Economy
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
Pretoria — Government's Operation Phakisa: Oceans Economy initiative has yielded more results with the launch of two tugboats built for Transnet National Ports Authority (TNPA). "Operation Phakisa is reigniting growth in the ocean economy and has... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Education dept postpones jobs for cash report againreply. The department said Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga had held a
Education dept postpones jobs for cash report again
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 hours ago
reply. The department said Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga had held a number of meetings with stakeholders in her Pretoria office this week. Motshekga met with the National Teachers Union (Natu), the National Professional Teachers... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
How smiling spy Zuma controls SAwho was then challenging Thabo Mbeki for the leadership of the ANC, obtained th
How smiling spy Zuma controls SA
New Zimbabwe / Posted 3 hours ago
who was then challenging Thabo Mbeki for the leadership of the ANC, obtained the wire-taps has never been revealed. The Pretoria High Court on April 29 ordered a review of the decision to drop the charges. Critics also complain about... Read more
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SportsFan
Brumbies bag crucial Super win over Bullspack - and it showed in the opening exchanges, with the home side looking a lit
Brumbies bag crucial Super win over Bulls
SportsFan / Posted 3 hours ago
pack - and it showed in the opening exchanges, with the home side looking a little off especially at the scrum. The Pretoria-based Bulls were first on the board via a penalty goal in the fourth minute, but three off the boot to Christian... Read more
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iol.co.za
Sundowns’ ethos is to think and then winof the ball from Sundowns, which helped them win a record seventh league title
Sundowns’ ethos is to think and then win
iol.co.za / Posted 3 hours ago
of the ball from Sundowns, which helped them win a record seventh league title in the PSL-era when they beat University of Pretoria 3-0 on Wednesday at Tuks Stadium. The club’s players have been transformed from robots who are given orders, to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Habana’s Olympic prospects looking bleakPretoria - It looks increasingly unlikely that Bryan Habana will play for the S
Habana’s Olympic prospects looking bleak
iol.co.za / Posted 3 hours ago
Pretoria - It looks increasingly unlikely that Bryan Habana will play for the Springbok Sevens team at the Rio Olympics, with Cheslin Kolbe and Juan de Jongh likely to be the only players from the 15-man code to make the final squad. And there could... Read more
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iol.co.za
Dolphins unveil Klusener’s successorgained during his time as head coach of Northerns Cricket Academy, Tshwane Univ
Dolphins unveil Klusener’s successor
iol.co.za / Posted 3 hours ago
gained during his time as head coach of Northerns Cricket Academy, Tshwane University of Technology and University of Pretoria then saw him serve as Assistant Coach to Ray Jennings in the South Africa U19 setup that narrowly lost to India in... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA leads in number of women killed by their partnersPretoria - SOUTH Africa has the highest number of women who are killed by their
SA leads in number of women killed by their partners
iol.co.za / Posted 3 hours ago
Pretoria - SOUTH Africa has the highest number of women who are killed by their partners. Cultural and social norms are said to be at the centre of this dilemma which is deemed the most extreme consequence of intimate partner violence (IPV). A woman... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mosimane's Second Sundowns Title, a Sterling Transformation Success Storytheir run as the most successful club in South Africa's Premier Soccer League.
Mosimane's Second Sundowns Title, a Sterling Transformation Success Story
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
their run as the most successful club in South Africa's Premier Soccer League. A convincing 0-3 win over the University of Pretoria handed them their seventh title as they grabbed back the crown the lost to Kaizer Chiefs last year. It has been an... Read more
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football411
Sono: Maritzburg are desperatefor theirs. "There is no case, I can assure you of that. No case at all." Eze
Sono: Maritzburg are desperate
football411 / Posted 3 hours ago
for theirs. "There is no case, I can assure you of that. No case at all." Ezenkosi are currently four points ahead of University of Pretoria and five in front of bottom-of-the-table Maritzburg in their relegation battle. Posted: 2016-05-06 12:26... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Trial starts for crime intelligence officer accused of illegal interceptionin the Specialised Commercials Crimes Court. Picture: iStock. Bheki Cele,Crim
Trial starts for crime intelligence officer accused of illegal interception
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 hours ago
in the Specialised Commercials Crimes Court. Picture: iStock. Bheki Cele,Crime Intelligence,Crime Intelligence Unit PRETORIA – The trial of a former crime intelligence officer accused of illegally intercepting journalists as well as former... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Bail for prison official accused of trying to help Krejcir escapecommit an offence, and defeating the ends of justice. Metlae was guarding Krej
Bail for prison official accused of trying to help Krejcir escape
News 24 South Africa / Posted 4 hours ago
commit an offence, and defeating the ends of justice. Metlae was guarding Krejcir at Zonderwater Prison in Cullinan, near Pretoria, when he allegedly tried to help him escape. That was not Krejcir's first alleged attempt at escaping custody. In... Read more
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iol.co.za
Pair held over attacks in Groenkloof reservePretoria - Police believe they have nabbed two of the suspects responsible for
Pair held over attacks in Groenkloof reserve
iol.co.za / Posted 4 hours ago
Pretoria - Police believe they have nabbed two of the suspects responsible for armed robberies and assaults on hikers at the Groenkloof Nature Reserve. One suspect was arrested last Saturday following an attack on two women while on the white hiking... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mama Jackie jailed for selling orphansPretoria - Mama Jackie, also dubbed the Mother Theresa of Diepkloof, was on Fri
Mama Jackie jailed for selling orphans
iol.co.za / Posted 4 hours ago
Pretoria - Mama Jackie, also dubbed the Mother Theresa of Diepkloof, was on Friday sentenced to 12 years imprisonment, of which five years was suspended, for selling two orphans to a childless couple, as well as illegally running an orphanage. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mpumalanga Premier to Visit AngolaPretoria — Mpumalanga Premier David Mabuza will lead a delegation to Angola in
Mpumalanga Premier to Visit Angola
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Pretoria — Mpumalanga Premier David Mabuza will lead a delegation to Angola in the provinces of Luanda and Cuando Cubango. The visit, which is scheduled from Thursday until Sunday, is aimed at finalising the Memorandum of Understanding covering the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Khama Billiat Voted South Africa's Player of the Monthinfluential figure at Mamelodi Sundowns, Billiat helped the Brazilians to the c
Khama Billiat Voted South Africa's Player of the Month
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
influential figure at Mamelodi Sundowns, Billiat helped the Brazilians to the championship on Wednesday night after beating Pretoria University. Billiat shared the podium with his coach, Pitso Mosimane, who won a record fifth Absa Premiership Coach... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Post Office to Address Employees ConcernsPretoria — SA Post Office (Sapo) CEO Mark Barnes has committed to communicating
Post Office to Address Employees Concerns
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 hours ago
Pretoria — SA Post Office (Sapo) CEO Mark Barnes has committed to communicating with all unions and employees to resolve employee issues following a strike at the Post Office. The strike, which started on Thursday, involved one of the unions at the... Read more
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football411
Middendorp: Its not lack of commitmenthave three games left this term, including Saturday's encounter away to Orlando
Middendorp: Its not lack of commitment
football411 / Posted 4 hours ago
have three games left this term, including Saturday's encounter away to Orlando Pirates in Soweto. University of Pretoria and Jomo Cosmos each have two games left and are one and five points respectively above Middendorp's men. "I look... Read more
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Super Sport
Dolphins appoint Morgan as new head coachgained during his time as head coach of Northerns Cricket Academy, Tshwane Univ
Dolphins appoint Morgan as new head coach
Super Sport / Posted 4 hours ago
gained during his time as head coach of Northerns Cricket Academy, Tshwane University of Technology and University of Pretoria then saw him serve as Assistant Coach to Ray Jennings in the South Africa U19 setup that narrowly lost to India in... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Cop pleads not guilty in Sunday Times bugging caseThis happened on Friday at the Specialised Commercial Crimes Court in Pretoria
Cop pleads not guilty in Sunday Times bugging case
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 hours ago
This happened on Friday at the Specialised Commercial Crimes Court in Pretoria where Bongani Cele's trial began. Former captain Cele‚ 49‚ faces two charges relating to contravening the Regulation of Communication and Provision of... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Medeama without goalkeeper Sai ahead of Sundowns clashteam due to documentation. Youngster Yaw Ansah Fuforo has replaced the former
Medeama without goalkeeper Sai ahead of Sundowns clash
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 5 hours ago
team due to documentation. Youngster Yaw Ansah Fuforo has replaced the former Chelsea shot-stopper. Medeama arrived in Pretoria on Friday morning ahead of the crunch tie. The two-time Ghanaian FA Cup holders are seeking to record a decent... Read more
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Canberra Times
Live updates as the Brumbies take on the Bulls in CanberraLive Super Rugby: ACT Brumbies v Pretoria Bulls Join Chris Dutton for all the
Live updates as the Brumbies take on the Bulls in Canberra
Canberra Times / Posted 5 hours ago
Live Super Rugby: ACT Brumbies v Pretoria Bulls Join Chris Dutton for all the action from Canberra Stadium as the Brumbies try to get their season back on track against the Bulls. David Pocock training in Queenstown ahead of his comeback from... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Welcomes Coca-Cola Merger DealPretoria — Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel has welcomed commitments
Minister Welcomes Coca-Cola Merger Deal
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Pretoria — Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel has welcomed commitments between the Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) merger parties - SABMiller Plc, The Coca-Cola Company and Gutsche Family Investments, as well as the South African... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Youth Get Involved in Heritage ConservationPretoria — African leaders must take it upon themselves to teach the youth abou
African Youth Get Involved in Heritage Conservation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Pretoria — African leaders must take it upon themselves to teach the youth about the world around them by getting them interested in topics related to world heritage. Arts and Culture Deputy Minister Rejoice Mabudafhasi on Wednesday said each... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Public Investment Corporation to Invest R70 Billion in SA's DevelopmentPretoria — The Public Investment Corporation (PIC) will put R70 billion towards
Public Investment Corporation to Invest R70 Billion in SA's Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Pretoria — The Public Investment Corporation (PIC) will put R70 billion towards developmental investments in the next few years to drive economic growth and job creation. Tabling the National Treasury Budget Vote on Wednesday, Finance Deputy... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Presidency Implements Cost Containment MeasuresPretoria — The Presidency has fully committed to implement additional cost cont
Presidency Implements Cost Containment Measures
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Pretoria — The Presidency has fully committed to implement additional cost containment measures that were announced by President Jacob Zuma in the 2016 State of the Nation Address and Budget Speech 2016. The commitment was reiterated by President... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
No Bail for R52 Million Drug ManPretoria — Ibraimo Candeiro, a 42-year-old Mozambican national who was arrested
No Bail for R52 Million Drug Man
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Pretoria — Ibraimo Candeiro, a 42-year-old Mozambican national who was arrested on Sunday night has been denied bail by the Ermelo Magistrate's Court yesterday (Tuesday). Candeiro was driving his vehicle when he was stopped at Chrissiesmeer,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Police Constable Nabbed for Cash-TransitPretoria — A police constable has been arrested shortly after he and other five
Police Constable Nabbed for Cash-Transit
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
Pretoria — A police constable has been arrested shortly after he and other five accomplices robbed a cash-in-transit vehicle in Kraaifontein, Cape Town on Tuesday night. The suspects, two of them in full police uniform, used a marked police van to... Read more
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The North West Star
Saturday serve: Game of Thrones or Four Corners in Brumbies drama with Michael Jonesup in the air. Rumours were that Jones was sitting in his Brumbies members sea
Saturday serve: Game of Thrones or Four Corners in Brumbies drama with Michael Jones
The North West Star / Posted 5 hours ago
up in the air. Rumours were that Jones was sitting in his Brumbies members seats at Canberra Stadium on Friday night as the team played the Pretoria Bulls. The Brumbies board might be out of the war, but winter could still be coming in Ca... Read more
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football411
Komphela, Letsoaka congratulate DownsMamelodi Sundowns.The Brazilians captured their seventh league title in midweek
Komphela, Letsoaka congratulate Downs
football411 / Posted 5 hours ago
Mamelodi Sundowns.The Brazilians captured their seventh league title in midweek after the 3-0 victory over University of Pretoria. Komphela was gracious in defeat after Amakhosi failed to defend their title. "I think for us it's a pity we have... Read more
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football411
Downs expect silverwareBrazilians captured the Premiership title in midweek with two games to spare af
Downs expect silverware
football411 / Posted 5 hours ago
Brazilians captured the Premiership title in midweek with two games to spare after a 3-0 win over University of Pretoria. It is an incredible feat for coach Pitso Mosimane, who has brought two league titles to the Brazilians in three... Read more
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iafrica.com
SA varsity tops in AfricaUniversity (ranked between 301 and 350), the University of KwaZulu-Natal (ranke
SA varsity tops in Africa
iafrica.com / Posted 5 hours ago
University (ranked between 301 and 350), the University of KwaZulu-Natal (ranked between 401 and 500), the University of Pretoria (ranked between 501 and 600) and the University fo South Africa (ranked between 601 and 800). A number of... Read more
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Super Sport
Cosmos will learn from adversity - Sonorivals following a last-gasp 2-2 draw at Ajax Cape Town on Wednesday. Sono’s s
Cosmos will learn from adversity - Sono
Super Sport / Posted 5 hours ago
rivals following a last-gasp 2-2 draw at Ajax Cape Town on Wednesday. Sono’s side are four points ahead of University of Pretoria in the relegation play-off position with two games remaining, and five in front of bottom side Maritzburg, who do... Read more
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Canberra Times
Have the clouds lifted for the Brumbies to get back on Super Rugby winner's list?so will the ACT Brumbies finally break back into the winner's circle and resurr
Have the clouds lifted for the Brumbies to get back on Super Rugby winner's list?
Canberra Times / Posted 6 hours ago
so will the ACT Brumbies finally break back into the winner's circle and resurrect their season? The Brumbies play the Pretoria Bulls at Canberra Stadium on Friday night in what looms as a make or break match for their Super Rugby finals... Read more
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iol.co.za
SA’s cotton yield lower in 2016 - industry groupfarmer feels he can get a better return on those other crops, then he would rat
SA’s cotton yield lower in 2016 - industry group
iol.co.za / Posted 6 hours ago
farmer feels he can get a better return on those other crops, then he would rather plant that,” Koot Louw, an official at Pretoria-based Cotton South Africa, said by phone. “Farmers planted less because of the drought.” Maize is the local term... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sundowns Put Title Celebrations On Hold for Medeama TestSundowns are in high spirits ahead of Saturday's 2nd 1/8th round first leg clas
Sundowns Put Title Celebrations On Hold for Medeama Test
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
Sundowns are in high spirits ahead of Saturday's 2nd 1/8th round first leg clash against Ghanaian campaigners, Medeama in Pretoria. The 'Brazilians' wrapped up the league crown on Wednesday, 4 May 2016 after a 3-0 win over neighbours, University... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Khama Billiat - Record Breakerhurdle, in their quest for their second ABSA Premiership title in three years,
Khama Billiat - Record Breaker
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 hours ago
hurdle, in their quest for their second ABSA Premiership title in three years, as the Brazilians hammered University of Pretoria 3-0 on Wednesday night to win the marathon which their quality richly deserved. Billiat provided two of the goals... Read more
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