Free State, South Africa Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Joe Roff: Brumbies Henry Speight v Hurricanes Julian Savea 'mouth-watering' match upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | The Age

    Two of the best wingers in Super Rugby will come head-to-head on Friday night when ACT Brumbies flyer Henry Speight lines up against Wellington Hurricanes speedster Julian Savea. The Rebels have put a horrid week off the field to the back of their minds, claiming a 19-17 win over the Brumbies in Melbourne.

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  2. Joe Roff: Brumbies Henry Speight v Hurricanes Julian Savea 'mouth-watering' match upRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Two of the best wingers in Super Rugby will come head-to-head on Friday night when ACT Brumbies flyer Henry Speight lines up against Wellington Hurricanes speedster Julian Savea. The Rebels have put a horrid week off the field to the back of their minds, claiming a 19-17 win over the Brumbies in Melbourne.

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  3. Canada earn first rugby sevens title in 140 attempts as Australia fall in semisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | The Age

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  4. Rugby: 'We need to start a hell of a lot better'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | The New Zealand Herald

    With their South African tour behind them and their lofty standing solidified, the Chiefs can look back with wry amusement at the holes they keep digging themselves. The latest against the Cheetahs was the deepest - a 24-0 deficit after 25 minutes that was eventually rendered irrelevant by the six unanswered tries the Chiefs produced to record an improbable bonus-point win in Bloemfontein.

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  5. Sport24.co.za | Madisha goal sees Sundowns overcome FS StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | News24

    Mamelodi Sundowns defeated Free State Stars 1-0 in an Absa Premiership match at the James Motlatsi Stadium in Orkney on Sunday afternoon. As a result the Brazilians stay fourth on the league log standings, while Ea Lla Koto also remain 14th on the table.

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  6. Melbourne Rebels' forward Lopeti Timani suspended for kicking outRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | The Daily Millbury

    Melbourne Rebels forward Lopeti Timani has been suspended for four weeks for kicking out at Brumbies lock Rory Arnold on Saturday night.The Wallabies and Rebels star was only given a yellow card on the field but the SANZAAR foul play review saw the incident as a red card offence so cited him for foul play. Rebels claim emotional win over Brumbies The Rebels have put a horrid week off the field to the back of their minds, claiming a 19-17 win over the Brumbies in Melbourne.

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  7. Motshekga should defend public schools against Dlamini-Zuma, says DARead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Iol.co.za

    Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga should come out and defend public schools against Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma's baseless attack on them this weekend, the Democratic Alliance said on Sunday. African National Congress presidential-hopeful Dlamini-Zuma claimed it was not surprising that pupils thought the ANC was corrupt and useless because this was what they were being taught at school, DA spokesperson Gavin Davis said.

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  8. Chiefs rally stuns CheetahsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Sky Sports

    Waikato Chiefs produced a stunning comeback to overturn a 24-point deficit and beat Central Cheetahs of South Africa 41-27 on Saturday. Trailing 24-0 after 22 minutes, the visitors responded with a six-try burst to claim a bonus-point victory at Free State stadium in Bloemfontein.

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  9. Dlamini Zuma attack mystery: Cops say they know nothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 16 | Iol.co.za

    At least four heavily armed criminals allegedly tried to enter a boutique hotel in Houghton, Joburg, where ANC presidential contender Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma stayed. It is that incident at number 10 2nd Avenue, Houghton Estate, 12 days ago that the South African Police Service thinks was a threat on her life and has used to justify providing the former AU Commission chairperson with VIP protection from the presidential unit, a top government official said on Saturday.

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  10. Sport24.co.za | Side Entry: Kings' experiment consigned to lost opportunity dumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | News24

    If ever there was a textbook example of the expression "too little too late", it has to be the Southern Kings' game against Western Force last Sunday. Looking at the 46-41 final scoreline, it was almost as if the two sides who knew they would be a step closer to Super Rugby extinction the moment Sanzar announced its plans to cull three teams from the competition after their game had had a gentleman's agreement to thumb their noses at the powers that be.

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  11. .com | Easier travel expected after Easter weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | News24

    Commuters wait for the next Metro bus at Gandhi Square in Johannesburg. Thousands of commuters had to find alternative transport as drivers went on strike.

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  12. .com | Dlamini-Zuma - ordinary citizen, VIP protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | News24

    Opposition parties have slammed the decision by the SA Police Service to offer presidential protection service to Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma. Zakhele Mbhele, DA shadow minister of police, said Dlamini-Zuma didn't hold a position in South Africa's government and she was not a visiting head of state.

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  13. Chiefs on miracle win: South African teams are fired by fight for survivialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | The New Zealand Herald

    The Chiefs have gone out of their way to praise under-siege South African rugby after their amazing win over the Cheetahs. And the home side's blistering start in Bloemfontein is being linked to the Super Rugby mess which will see three teams scrapped next year.

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  14. Chiefs pull off stunning comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | The Otago Daily Times

    As they fly over the Indian Ocean en route for their next destination - Perth - the Chiefs will ponder how it was that they pulled off this critical bonus point victory on the high veldt in Bloemfontein. Because after just 20 minutes, they were down 24-0 to a rampant South African Cheetahs and facing embarrassment and humiliation against a side that did not play like it was about to be axed from Super Rugby, as the gossip would indicate.

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  15. Chiefs stage massive fightback to beat Cheetahs in South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Waikato Times

    Chiefs fullback Damian McKenzie wasn't at his stunning best, but still managed to spark enough attack for his side. The Chiefs have survived a massive scare and come from 24-0 down after 21 minutes to beat the Cheetahs 41-27 in their Super Rugby clash in Bloemfontein on Sunday morning .

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  16. Lebese saves the day as Chiefs go topRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Iol.co.za

    The Amakhosi coach had perhaps resigned himself to settling for a point as his side looked lethargic against a struggling Chippa side at Mbombela Stadium in Nelspruit. The draw, if it had come to that, would have still stretched their unbeaten run in all competitions to 14 games, but Komphela would have wanted all three points to stay in the championship hunt.

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  17. Sport24.co.za | Cheetahs run out of puff against ChiefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | News24

    The Cheetahs blitzed their way to a 24-0 lead inside 20 minutes, but they ran out of puff and eventually fell 41-27 to the Chiefs in Bloemfontein on Saturday. The hosts were initially full of enterprise and it looked like a huge upset was on the cards, but in the end the class of the Chiefs proved too much to handle as they scored six tries to the Cheetahs' three.

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  18. Highlands Park - Orlando Pirates Preview: The Lions of the North out...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 15 | Sporting News

    The Lions of the North are keen to move out of the relegation zone with a win over Bucs, who are also eager to move into the top eight with a victory Highlands Park will be out to silence Orlando Pirates when they host them in a Premier Soccer League match at the Makhulong Stadium on Saturday. The Lions of the North are licking their wounds following their 1-0 defeat to Ajax Cape Town in their previous league game in the Mother City in midweek.

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  19. Cheetahs need something special against ChiefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | Iol.co.za

    The odds are well and truly stacked against them on Saturday as they come up against the Chiefs in a Super Rugby match in Not only will the visitors be pumped up to take something away from their trip to South Africa after going down against the Stormers last weekend, but the Cheetahs themselves are battling a number of internal battles that makes this outing all the more difficult. Some of the players may feel coach Franco Smith has left them in the lurch; the mentor having taking up an assistant coaching role with the Springboks, which means he won't be around for the Currie Cup, and his thinking may well be with the national team already, while the Super Rugby axe is hovering over the team as well.

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  20. Sport24.co.za | Rhule: I missed the Springbok environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 14 | News24

    Rhule shot to stardom in South African rugby in 2012 after showcasing his talent for the Junior Springboks and the Cheetahs. However, the HTS Louis Botha old boy struggled to replicate this success thereafter, experiencing a run of inconsistent form and injuries as he missed out on Springbok selection.

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