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Ireland braced for tricky assignment against bullish Scots

The Irish Times 02 Oct 2023
South Africa completed their pool programme with a 49-18 bonus point win over Tonga in Marseille last night, but that left them with a points differential of +117, inferior to Ireland’s +122 ... But a six or seven point defeat would see South Africa top the pool, and Ireland miss out to Scotland on the head to head.

WATCH: Elephants grace Babanango Game Reserve for the first time in 150 years

Eye Witness News 02 Oct 2023
Elephants have triumphantly returned to a part of KwaZulu-Natal, where they had been missing for more than 150 years. JOHANNESBURG - In an amazing step forward for South Africa's conservation efforts, Babanango Game Reserve recently announced that elephants have arrived on its 20,000-hectare property.

Cricket betting tips: 2023 ICC Cricket World Cup preview and best bets

Sporting Life 01 Oct 2023
1pt South Africa to win the Cricket World Cup at 10/1 (General). 2pts South Africa to finish in the Top 4 at 9/5 (Paddy Power, Betfair Sportsbook) ... In India, four teams would appear to realistically fit the bill, but the market has missed very little at the top of the betting, leaving SOUTH AFRICA as the standout remaining value at 10/1.

Live: Rugby World Cup: Tonga v South Africa

RNZ 01 Oct 2023
Tonga is meeting South Africa in Marseille in their third ... Handr� Pollard will play his first match for South Africa since August 2022, having missed their last 16 tests.

'How to Ruin Christmas' wins big at Saftas17

Eye Witness News 01 Oct 2023
documentary ... Nick Music Africa (VIS Studios), Nickelodeon Africa ... What Makes a Man (Taung Film Studios), MTV Africa ... Homegrown Taste South Africa (Rapid Blue), BBC Lifestyle ... Miss South Africa 2022 Live Finale (Black Swan Media), M-Net ... Gaia (Pierre-Henri Wicomb, Film Initiative Africa), kykNET ... Gaia (Jorrie van der Walt, Film Initiative Africa), kykNET.

South Africa close in on quarter-finals with bonus-point win over Tonga

The Observer 01 Oct 2023
South Africa’s World Cup title defence is back on track after a seven-try, bonus-point victory over Tonga who gave as good as they got in scoring three tries of their own ... Pollard duly made it four kicks from four attempts, giving fuel to an argument that his accuracy off the tee is the missing component to South Africa’s World Cup title defence.

Azzi: I'm not making peace with those who deny my humanity

Seacoast Online 01 Oct 2023
That came as no surprise to me. Indeed, that was just the beginning ... Fewer read that over the past decade, more than 2 million refugees and asylum seekers have attempted to cross the Mediterranean, mostly from sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East and Afghanistan. Of those numbers over 28,000 are missing, presumed to have died during the crossing.

Dupont back in France squad after cheekbone surgery

RTE 30 Sep 2023
Dupont underwent surgery last week and the French camp is hoping he will be able to play in the quarter-finals of the World Cup, likely against defending champions South Africa, although no decision has been made yet. He will miss France's final Pool A game against Italy on Friday.

Galaxy hands Batswana Independence gift

Mmegi Online 30 Sep 2023
Listen. National champions, Jwaneng Galaxy gave Batswana an early Independece day present when they eliminated Orlando Pirates to reach the group stages of the CAF Champions League ... The game was played in South Africa. In the shootout, Galaxy managed to score all the five penalties while Pirates missed one ... Football. .

Dupont back with France World Cup squad post-surgery

RNZ 30 Sep 2023
The mercurial halfback has been cleared to resume physical activity, the federation said in a statement ... 14 or 15, likely against defending champions South Africa, although no decision has been made yet. He will miss France's final Pool A game against Italy on Friday ... - Reuters ....

This Australian batter replaces injured Ashton Agar in Australia's World Cup squad; check details

DNA India 30 Sep 2023
However, a calf injury during the South Africa tour forced him to return home, where he also welcomed the birth of his first child. Subsequently, he missed the series in India. Marnus Labuschagne, who was brought back into the squad for the ODIs in South Africa, demonstrated his ...

“It's called saving lives”: German Government Strikes Back At Elon Musk’s Criticism of Migrant Rescue

Vanity Fair 30 Sep 2023
Save this story. Save. Save this story. Save ... Musk responded to a video of the rescues, posted by an account called “RadioGenoa,” asking, “Is the German public aware of this?” ... “Yes ... This year, more than 2,500 people have died or gone missing during the perilous cross from northern Africa to southern Europe, a steep rise from last year ... .

Labuschagne, Head make World Cup squad

Dawn 29 Sep 2023
Head is set to miss Australia’s early matches after breaking his hand in South Africa but was included in place of left-arm spinner Ashton Agar, who was in the preliminary squad of 15 players but failed to recover from a calf injury in time.

Jack Conan grateful for patience of Ireland staff as he tried to save his World Cup

The Irish Times 29 Sep 2023
Ireland's Jack Conan celebrates with Johnny Sexton after the Rugby World Cup Pool B game against South Africa at Stade de France. Photograph ... Fri Sep 29 2023 - 06.00 ... Conan had been recovering well but the torn ligaments in his foot stopped progressing and he was forced to miss Ireland’s opening matches against Romania, Tonga and South Africa ... .

Recovering Williamson ruled out of New Zealand's World Cup opener

Reuters 29 Sep 2023
NEW DELHI, Sept 29 (Reuters) - New Zealand captain Kane Williamson will miss the opening game of the 50-overs World Cup against England on Oct. 5 as he continues to recover from a knee injury, the 2019 finalists said on Friday ... Our Standards. The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles ... CricketSouth Africa captain Bavuma to miss World Cup warm-up games ... ....