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04-Dec-2021 to 07:20

FIFA dismisses S/Africa’s appeal against Ghana tie outcome

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — FIFA has dismissed South Africa’s protest against the result of last month’s 2022 World Cup qualifying match against Ghana, football governing body announced on Friday.

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03-Dec-2021 to 11:49

Ex world athletics chief Diack dies

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — The former president of the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) now World Athletics died last night in Dakar at the age of 88.

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24-Nov-2021 to 23:03

Basketball: Cash-strapped Uganda withdraw from W/Cup qualifiers

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — The Ugandan senior national basketball team will not travel to Angola to compete in the upcoming FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 African qualifiers set for November 26-28, due to lack of funds, according to a statement released on Wednesday.

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24-Nov-2021 to 12:23

Ivorian FA keeps coach Beaumelle despite W/Cup qualifiers debacle

APA - Abidjan (Cote d'Ivoire) — The president of the Normalization Committee of the Ivorian Football Federation (FIF), Ms. Dao Gabala, on Tuesday, announced that the Elephants’ coach, Patrice Beaumelle, would retain his post despite the national team’s elimination for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

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17-Nov-2021 to 15:05

Football W/Cup: Africa shape up for playoffs

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — The second stage of the journey to the football World Cup in Qatar ext year was completed on Tuesday with breathtaking matches across Africa.

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17-Nov-2021 to 09:20

Namibia to jointly host 2027 ICC World Cup with S/Africa, Zimbabwe

APA-Windhoek (Namibia) — Namibia has been chosen as the co-host of the 2027 Men’s Cricket World Cup together with neighbours South Africa and Zimbabwe, the International Cricket Council (ICC) announced on Wednesday.

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17-Nov-2021 to 05:20

Zimbabwe suspends football association board

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — Zimbabwe’s Sports and Recreation Commission (SRC) on Tuesday suspended the board of the country’s football association over allegations of “gross incompetency”.

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