World Cup 2018: Russia Throttles Saudi Arabia in Opener

Saudi Arabia goalkeeper Abdullah Al-Mayouf making a save in the first half. PICTURE: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

MOSCOW: Russia comprehensively thrashed Saudi Arabia, 5-0, in the opening game of its home World Cup. Yuri Gazinsky scored on a header 12 minutes in, and afterwards, Saudi Arabia could offer little resistance. Russia’s second, […]

“Eskom Cannot Plead Poverty” – Analyst

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JOHANNESBURG: Eskom workers from the National Union of Metalworkers SA (Numsa) and the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) wants a 15% increase. According to Analyst, Eskom cannot “plead poverty” while corruption at the power utility continues. This follows Eskom’s offer […]

It Wasn’t Hard Luck. I Think It Just Was Bad Execution: Dané Van Niekerk

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JOHANNESBURG: It was runs galore in the second ICC Women’s Championship One-Day International (ODI) between England and the Momentum Proteas, as the visitors succumbed to a 69-run defeat in Hove. South African’s captain, Dané van […]