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African football’s ‘new dawn’ turns to dusk in Ahmad’s hands

The Malagy administrator promised sweeping changes for the good of Africa when he became CAF president, but Ahmad’s rule has had its own controversies

Dean Elgar leads South Africa back into the breach in second test against Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka struggled to make further inroads with Du Plessis the only wicket to fall

South Africa need five wickets to win first test

South Africa, who won the toss and opted to bat, amassed 286 runs in their first innings and Sri Lanka scored 205 in reply.

[Updated] JP Duminy powers South Africa to 174-2 at tea

JP Duminy and Hashim Amla continued to lift the run rate with an unbeaten 69-run partnership dominated by Duminy's fine strokeplay

Sundowns set to sweat when they challenge White Knights in Cairo

The PSL winners have had little chance to rest before they play an on-form Zamalek, five-times winners of the African Champions League.

Success beckons resilient Sundowns

A buoyant atmosphere reigns in the Mamelodi Sundowns camp and there is every chance they can achieve a result in Cairo too.

Pirates desperate for silverwave

The Bucs see the end of an uneven campaign that showed potential that never came to pass.

League champs lose out on their African dream

Mamelodi Sundowns will lift the PSL trophy on Saturday, but with the sour taste of loss in the African Confederation Cup in their mouths.

Three toppers’ last chance to claim a cup

A trio of top-flight clubs go in search of much-needed silverware, having made little impression elsewhere during this campaign.

Downs crown a winning streak

Mosimane wanted the league wrapped up quickly and his tested formula achieved just that.

Big chance for Chiefs to damage ‘Downs

Sundowns remain favourites to take back the championship, but they can't rest on their laurels.

Goals are the real goal

Sundowns’ defeat to AS Vita once again highlighted the local flaw of placing more emphasis on trickery than putting the ball in the back of the net.

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