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  1. Pat Lam drops into England rugby training as fellow Kiwi John Mitchell makes his markRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... are facing a daunting home programme as they look to bounce back from a disastrous Six Nations. They play South Africa, New Zealand, Australia and 2019 World Cup hosts Japan on successive weekends at Twickenham in November. Jones has gained infamy ...

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  2. Folau set to keep winging it for WallabiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Israel Folau appears likely to retain his freedom to roam against South Africa as the Wallabies look for ways to sharpen their misfiring attack. The long-time fullback was shifted to the wing on his return from injury against Argentina with coach Michael Cheika rewarding in-form Dane Haylett-Petty with an extended stay in the No.15.

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  3. Wallabies need Koroibete to replicate Bloemfontein brillianceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Test when the Wallabies meet the Springboks at Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium on Saturday. It was here in South Africa Koroibete announced himself onto the Test scene with two tries in Australia's 27-27 draw in Bloemfontein last September. "I was ...

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  4. Pressure on Springboks to back up All Blacks victory: HodgeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Port Elizabeth: Wallabies midfielder Reece Hodge says there is pressure on South Africa to back up their outstanding victory over New Zealand and show some consistency ahead of what looms as a crucial Rugby Championship clash on Saturday. There are similarities between South African and Australian rugby fans - they both love to stick the boot into the national side and in recent times and that has been more often than not.

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  5. Beale and Toomua set to be retained as Wallabies playmakers for Springboks TestRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Port Elizabeth: Kurtley Beale and Matt Toomua are set to be retained as Australia's playmakers for the upcoming Test against South Africa in a clear sign coach Michael Cheika is sticking to his guns in the face of serious adversity. The Wallabies team is not named until Thursday local time in South Africa but it is understood Cheika is leaning towards keeping Beale at No.10 and Toomua at No.12 for a match Australia will be desperate to win given their terrible form in 2018 thus far.

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  6. Wallabies hoping Boks will buckle under home fan pressureRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Australia are hoping that hosts South Africa will buckle under the pressure from eager home fans in the Rugby Championship on Saturday after the Springboks upset world champions New Zealand away in their last test. FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - England vs Australia - Twickenham Stadium, London, Britain - Nov.18, 2017 Australia's Reece Hodge in action with England's Elliot Daly.

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  7. Koch benefits from Bok about-turn on overseas-based playersRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Prop Vincent Koch feared he had lost out on any further opportunity to play test rugby when South Africa introduced strict selection criteria for overseas-based players. FILE PHOTO: Rugby Union - London Irish vs Harlequins - London, Sept.

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  8. SA President in FURIOUS tirade at - ill-informed' Donald Trump after white farmer tweetRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Star

    Trump provoked outrage last month when he tweeted that he had asked his Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to "closely study" the situation in South Africa, including the deaths of white farmers. It came as plans were announced to amend the country's constitution to allow white-owned land to be seized and handed over to black land workers.

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  9. South Africa's GLT20 - A timeline of eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    Rumbling along for more than 18 months, Cricket South Africa's attempt at a global, franchise-based Twenty20 tournament has become one of the costliest and most convoluted issues in the organisation's history. From the original launch, through a player draft for a league that never happened, expensive payouts, boardroom fallouts and reshuffles, legal wrangles and a second attempt, we've plotted a timeline to help make sense of how CSA's bold play at moving into the T20 big leagues went awry.

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  10. CSA relaunch T20 league in partnership with state-owned broadcaster SABCRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Cricketer International

    Cricket South Africa's relaunched T20 tournament will be broadcast exclusively on the terrestrial, state-owned broadcaster SABC, and has been named the "T20 Cricket League". CSA and the SABC have announced a joint partnership for the new league, giving the SABC exclusive official broadcast rights for the Sub-Saharan region.

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  11. How radical are the All Blacks set to go with selections against Argentina?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Southland Times

    No, it probably wouldn't be good to see the team be that profligate every week. But, as disappointing as some might have found New Zealand's 36-34 loss to South Africa, it kind of takes the pressure off.

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  12. video Wildlife trafficking - kingpin' claims he was pawnRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    In a photo provided by Julian Rademeyer, Chumlong Lemtongthai, a Thai national convicted in South Africa in a rhino-hunting scheme, is seen with a 'trophy'. Chumlong Lemthongthai, a Thai citizen, and his band of gun-toting prostitutes were surely one of the most remarkable of the 'pseudo-hunting' gangs behind the ongoing rhino poaching crisis.

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  13. Gregor Paul: Moment of truth coming for All BlacksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... hence what will have had the players squirming on route to Buenos Aries was not their failure to win against South Africa, but their failure to play well. Their collective sense of discomfort, however, neither heightens nor diminishes their ...

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  14. Sport24.co.za | 'CSA needs to protect itself against Kolpak deals'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News24

    Cricket South Africa expressed their continuing concern on Tuesday over the amount of South African players signing a Kolpak contract. The Cape Cobras decided to part ways with Wayne Parnell after the Proteas all-rounder signed a three-year Kolpak deal with English county club, Worcestershire.

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  15. Sport24.co.za | Solinas: 3 wins is nothing for Kaizer ChiefsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News24

    Kaizer Chiefs coach Giovanni Solinas says winning three Premiership matches in a row means nothing and the side must continue to improve. Following an uncertain start to the campaign, Chiefs rebounded with three consecutive victories over Cape Town City, Free State Stars and AmaZulu.

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  16. KPMG said to lose more S. African staff from Gupta falloutRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WebCPA

    KPMG LLP is continuing to lose staff and clients in South Africa more than a year after issuing a public apology for some of the work it did in the country, according to people familiar with the matter. A team responsible for U.S. cross-border transactions in Africa quit because of limited workflow, said the people, who asked not to be identified because the information isn't public.

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  17. Experimental vaccine shows promise in preventing TBRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Helen Cox and Valerie Mizrahi, of the Wellcome Center for Infectious Diseases Research in Africa in Cape Town, South Africa. They wrote an editorial that accompanied the study. Cox and Mizrahi also noted that TB is becoming resistant to many ...

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  18. MP drops F-bomb in Commons, accuses Trudeau of not caring about Indigenous rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... about Canada's withdrawal from the Kyoto Protocol. Kent suggested that Leslie should have been in Durban, South Africa, for the recent UN climate change conference, which prompted howls from the opposition benches because opposition MPs were ...

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  19. Rassie Erasmus missed a trick by not calling up Juan de Jongh to the BoksRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ... seemed to seep out of his game due to a few injuries and lack of Bok opportunities in his last few years in South Africa. De Jongh plays alongside former All Black flyhalf Lima Sopoaga, England utility back Elliot Daly and of course Willie le Roux ...

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  20. Cape Town CallingRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | JD Supra

    From Tuesday 4th to Thursday 6th September 2018, ITFA, the International Trade and Forfaiting Association, a worldwide trade association for companies, financial institutions insurers and intermediaries engaged in trade and forfaiting, hosted its 45th Annual International Trade and Forfaiting Conference in Cape Town. The 'topical and cutting-edge programme' brought together 200+ delegates from all around the world including bankers, financiers, insurers and fintech companies - for three days of debate, meetings and networking to discuss and examine African, international and industry issues and developments.

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