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Fergus Ryan

Fergus Ryan

    Karaoke in the crosshairs as China's morality police vet the net
    Karaoke in the crosshairs as China's morality police vet the net
    China has banned 120 "immoral" songs and ordered website administrators to remove them from their sites amid a broadening crackdown on the country's...
    Boks trounce World XV
    Boks trounce World XV
    A youthful and relatively inexperienced South Africa trounced a star-studded World XV 32-7 at a miserably cold, wet and blustery Walkers stadium on...
    Ralepelle leads SA into new era
    Ralepelle leads SA into new era
    A century ago, Paul Roos led the first touring Springbok side to a 29-0 win over a Midlands XV at Leicester.
    White: Bok victory bodes well for 2007
    White: Bok victory bodes well for 2007
    Springbok coach Jake White labelled Saturday's 25-14 win over England at Twickenham in London as a "huge psychological boost" ahead of next year's...
    Smit in the dark over White departure
    Smit in the dark over White departure
    Springbok captain John Smit admitted on Friday he was taken aback by the decision to recall coach Jake White before the end of their tour but...
    We threw it away, says White
    We threw it away, says White
    South African rugby coach Jake White said on Saturday that his Springbok side threw away what would have been their first victory against England...
    Relieved Sepeng back on track for Olympics
    Relieved Sepeng back on track for Olympics
    Banele Sindani, the chief executive of Athletics South Africa (ASA), denied on Thursday that the sentence passed on star athlete Hezekiel Sepeng...
    Polling station boosts Brakpan booze sales
    Polling station boosts Brakpan booze sales
    A bottle store owner in Brakpan said on Wednesday the nearby polling station had given his business a significant boost.
    Windies plunder SA attack
    Windies plunder SA attack
    Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Ramnaresh Sarwan plundered an ordinary South African attack at Centurion on Sunday to win the fourth one day cricket...
    Ngam and Boje back in the mix
    Ngam and Boje back in the mix
    Paceman Mfuneko Ngam and left arm spinner Nicky Boje were on Monday recalled to the South African cricket side for the upcoming tour of New...
    Klusener earns recall
    Klusener earns recall
    South African cricket captain Graeme Smith, having described Lance Klusener as disruptive, said on Tuesday the all-rounder had "come a long...
    Windies stand firm
    Windies stand firm
    For the second Test in a row, the West Indies stood firm against overwhelming odds and the South African attack Monday to ensure the fourth and...