Tag Archives: South African


South African sprinter Carina Horn handed provisional doping ban

09 September, 2019 4:15 pm 4:15 pm

CAPE TOWN (Reuters) – South Africa’s fastest female sprinter Carina Horn has been provisionally suspended after testing positive for a banned substance, the IAAF’s Athletics Integrity Unit said on Monday. Horn, who last year became the first South African woman to run the 100 metres in less than 11 seconds, tested positive for Ibutamoren and … Read More


Cricket: South African Domingo takes over as Bangladesh head coach

08 August, 2019 4:30 pm 4:30 pm

DHAKA (Reuters) – Bangladesh appointed South Africa Russell Domingo as their head coach on Saturday succeeding Steve Rhodes who exited after the team finished eighth in the World Cup last month. Domingo, who coached South Africa to the semi-finals of the Twenty20 World Cup in 2014 and the 50-overs World Cup in 2015, has signed … Read More


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South African batsman Hashim Amla retires from international cricket

08 August, 2019 6:00 am 6:00 am

SOUTH AFRICA – South Africa batsman Hashim Amla has announced his retirement from international cricket at the age of 36. Amla is the Proteas’ second-highest Test run scorer with 9,282 runs in 124 matches at an average of 46.64 with 28 centuries. He is the only South Africa batsman to score a Test triple hundred … Read More