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22-Feb-2019 to 14:27

Sierra Leone hopes for an end to FIFA suspension

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone is looking forward to an end of Fifa’s suspension ahead of a year-packed with football competitions.

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21-Feb-2019 to 10:30

S/African minister joins Semenya in fight against new IAAF regulations

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Sports Minister Tokozile Xasa on Wednesday night flew to Switzerland to join experts that have been assembled in support of Olympic champion Caster Semenya in her battle against the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF)’s discriminatory rules at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne.

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20-Feb-2019 to 11:46

Botswana FA fires national team coach

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana Football Association (BFA) has dismissed senior national team coach, David Bright, APA learned Wednesday.

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20-Feb-2019 to 06:47

S/Africa’s Semenya slams IAAF’s gender rules

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s Olympic 800m champion Caster Semenya said on Tuesday that proposed IAAF rules that would oblige her to lower her testosterone levels "do not empower anyone" in athletics.

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18-Feb-2019 to 22:43

S/Africa: Semenya accuses IAAF of breaching confidentiality

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Olympics and World Athletics Superstar Caster Semenya has accused the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) of breaching the confidentiality around the hearing of her case against the athletics governing body at the Court of Arbitration for Sport in Switzerland.

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17-Feb-2019 to 12:20

SA rallies behind Semenya in IAAF row

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s world 800m champion and Olympic gold medalist Caster Semenya is receiving an outpouring of support from the public and the South African government in her fight with the IAAF to force her to take hormone reducing drugs.

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15-Feb-2019 to 16:12

South Africa's cricket body spearheads game to East Africa

APA-Nairobi(Kenya) — Kenya’s leading sports development company, Star Field Sports has formed a strategic partnership with Gary Kirsten Cricket (GKC) of South Africa to spearhead the development of cricket in the East African region through a series of high profile sports events.

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