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PSL condemns hooliganism

The Premier Soccer League (PSL) has strongly condemned acts of hooliganism at match venues and the behaviour of a faction of supporters at some fixtures.

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Tight five push Stormers to fine start

Stormers coach Robbie Fleck ruffled a few feathers when he backed a spring chicken at flyhalf, but Robert du Preez validated his selection in a resounding 33-9 win against the Bulls at Newlands on Saturday. “Guys, he’s a young kid, and we need to give him time,” the Stormers coach said after Du Preez scored 23 points to mark Fleck’s

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New F1 qualifying system faces delay

London – The introduction of Formula One's new qualifying system will be delayed until the fifth race of the season due to technical issues, the sport's commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone said on Saturday. The season starts in Australia on March 20 but the new qualifying format, announced by the governing FIA last week, will require changes to the software controlling

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Pellegrini is a man of his word

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini said he would rather fail to win a trophy than lose the trust of his players after his decision to field second-choice keeper Willy Caballero paid off in Sunday's League Cup final win over Liverpool. Despite pressure from the media to start with England international Joe Hart in goal, Pellegrini stuck with Caballero who has

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Ntubeni hoping to avoid injury bogey

He’s been unlucky to miss out on a Springbok cap over the last two years, but that’s in the past for Scarra Ntubeni, who wants to “learn how to ride a bicycle again” for the Stormers in Super Rugby. The 25-year-old hooker has had his fair share of injuries over the last three years, which has seen him miss chunks

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