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Ben Stokes and Ollie Pope ease fears of England batting collapse after strong start to third South Africa Test

The opening day at Port Elizabeth, the third Test of this cracking series, was a slow plod on a slow surface....

Ben Stokes and Ollie Pope ease fears of England batting collapse after strong start to third South Africa Test

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Ollie Pope hailed as ‘phenomenal’ by Ben Stokes after maiden Test ton • ‘It was a pretty special moment,’ says Pope after unbeaten 135• England in charge after day two of third Test in South AfricaBen Stokes hailed the ...
20:28, 2020-01-17

Ben Stokes stars again as England level the series with second Test victory over South Africa in Cape Town Ben Stokes was once again England's hero as he took three late wickets to seal a dramatic, series-levelling victory in the second Test against South ...
16:40, 2020-01-07

England's Joe Root praises Ollie Pope's maturity after second Test stand Pair put on 193 runs in seventh-wicket partnershipRoot: ‘He showed maturity, read the situation well’Ollie Pope was praised for his maturity after Su...
12:24, 2019-12-02

New Zealand vs England: Ollie Pope in as emergency wicketkeeper for second Test after Jos Buttler blow Jos Buttler has been ruled out of tonight's Second Test against New Zealand with injury, meaning Ollie Pope will be deployed as England's emergency w...
12:24, 2019-11-28

England in South Africa: Ben Stokes could play Boxing Day Test with father 'stable' in hospital Ben Stokes could be ready to take the field in England's Boxing Day Test against South Africa after his father entered "a stable condition" in a Joha...
12:04, 2019-12-25

South Africa Test series should offer plenty of twists and turns as England look to kick-start new era A long tour of South Africa is one of Test cricket's most exciting and exacting challenges: bounce in the wickets, beers flowing on the grass banks a...
19:16, 2019-12-23

England pile on the pain for South Africa with devastating spell of batting Arriving at this beautiful ground this morning, the sense was that England were capable of something special....
16:04, 2020-01-06

England fears over Ben Stokes fitness for rest of fourth Ashes Test Ben Stokes is a fitness concern for the remainder of the Fourth Test, with England cricket uncertain how much he will be able to bowl due to a sore s...
13:20, 2019-09-06

Ben Stokes dedicates England heroics against South Africa to stricken father • England all-rounder: ‘Hopefully I’ve made him proud’• Stokes told Joe Root he was bowling until England wonBen Stokes has dedicated his match-winni...
21:00, 2020-01-07

Dom Sibley's ton and Ben Stokes put England firmly in charge against South Africa Dom Sibley's maiden Test century and an extraordinary 47-ball 72 from Ben Stokes saw England surge towards a declaration on the fourth morning at New...
13:52, 2020-01-06

Stokes and Archer star as England beat South Africa in Cricket World Cup • England 311-8, South Africa 207• Home side open campaign with 104-win at the OvalPrompted by a potent opening spell from Jofra Archer and some mome...
20:32, 2019-05-30

England fear losing Ben Stokes from bowling attack for South Africa tour • All-rounder managed two overs in second Test• Player had recurrence of issues with left kneeBen Stokes has left England concerned about his ability...
11:08, 2019-11-29

Ben Stokes hits 67 not out as England make solid start to opening Test in New Zealand Rory Burns, Joe Denly and Ben Stokes all contributed fifties as England cricket followed Joe Root's plea for patience from his top order on an attrit...
08:56, 2019-11-21

England vs South Africa: Ben Stokes stars as 2019 Cricket World Cup hosts win Oval opener by 104 runs England are off and running in their home World Cup. Not with a bang, or an outrageous struggle but with a workmanlike showing that was plenty good e...
19:00, 2019-05-30

South Africa v England: first Test, day two – as it happened England lost their last seven wickets for 39 runs as South Africa took control of the first Test on a dramatic day at Centurion 4.15pm GMT Vic Marks’...
18:00, 2019-12-27

South Africa v England: third Test, day two – as it happened Ben Stokes and Ollie Pope each scored sparkling centuries to put England in control against South Africa, who were hit by a one-match ban for Kagiso ...
18:12, 2020-01-17

South Africa v England: second Test, day two – live! All the action from Newlands on day twoEmail Adam or tweet him @collinsadam 7.58am GMT Welcome to day two at Newlands. Just typing that venue name st...
09:20, 2020-01-04

South Africa set England 376 to win: first Test, day three – as it happened Rory Burns’ superb 77 not out took England to 121 for one at the close - and gave them an outside chance of another miraculous run-chase 3.49pm GMT R...
17:12, 2019-12-28

South Africa v England: first Test, day one – as it happened Quinton de Kock’s high-risk 95 helped South Africa to 277-9 on a topsy-turvy opening day that included four wickets for the superb Sam Curran 4.11pm ...
18:08, 2019-12-26

South Africa set England 376 to win: first Test, day three – live! Live updates from the third day at SuperSport ParkThe Spin: sign up and get our free weekly cricket emailAnd feel free to email Rob here 12.45pm GMT ...
13:56, 2019-12-28

South Africa v England: third Test, day one – live! Updates from Port Elizabeth with the series tied at 1-1The Knowledge: footballers doing a reverse Rory BurnsAnd feel free to email rob.smyth@theguard...
07:44, 2020-01-16

South Africa v England: first Test, day three – live! Live updates from the third day at SuperSport ParkEngland battle to restrict South African leadGary Naylor: three memories of cricket in 2019And feel...
08:16, 2019-12-28

South Africa v England: third Test, day one – as it happened After a won toss and a very slow start England ended the first day of the third Test on 224-4 and with a slight advantage 3.47pm GMT And with that, I...
17:28, 2020-01-16

South Africa 215-8 against England: second Test, day two – as it happened James Anderson took three wickets as England battled back into contention, with South Africa ending the day 54 runs behind 4.30pm GMT Related: James ...
18:12, 2020-01-04

South Africa v England: second Test, day three – live! Over-by-over-updates from Cape TownAnderson drags England back into contentionEmail Rob at rob.smyth@theguardian.com 6.28am GMT Morning. South Africa...
09:16, 2020-01-05

South Africa v England: third Test, day two – live! Over-by-over updates from Port ElizabethCrawley gives England solid foundationGet in touch! Email Rob with your thoughts 6.51am GMT Hello. Middle-ord...
08:08, 2020-01-17

South Africa v England: first Test, day two – live! Live updates from the second day at SuperSport ParkAnd feel free to email Tanya here or tweet @tjaldred 7.15am GMT Good morning everyone! An intrigui...
08:24, 2019-12-27

South Africa v England: first Test, day one – live! Live updates from the Boxing Day Test at SuperSport ParkKagiso Rabada: ‘I’m more mature now’You can get in touch with Tanya on email or on Twitter 7....
08:48, 2019-12-26

South Africa v England: third Test, day three – live! Over-by-over updates with the series tied at 1-1Rabada banned for final Test against EnglandGet in touch! Email Tim or tweet @TimdeLisle 8.07am GMT 2...
09:16, 2020-01-18

South Africa v England: second Test, day five – live! Updates from the final day’s play at NewlandsAnderson strikes but South Africa remain in huntEmail Tim or tweet him with your thoughts 5.43am GMT Mor...
08:36, 2020-01-07

South Africa v England: second Test, day one – as it happened Ollie Pope’s unbeaten half-century was the one bright spot on another poor day day for England, who finished on 262 for nine after winning a good tos...
17:44, 2020-01-03

South Africa v England: second Test, day four – live! Live updates from Newlands, 8.30am (GMT) startSibley is what England’s top order has needed for yearsFeel free to email Tanya or tweet @TJAldred your...
09:24, 2020-01-06

South Africa v England: second Test, day one – live! Live updates from Newlands as tourists bid to square seriesBurns and Archer add to England injury woe on ‘cursed’ tourAnd you can email Tim or tweet ...
09:24, 2020-01-03

South Africa v England: third Test, day three – as it happened Dom Bess took his first Test five-for on a rain-affected day in Port Elizabeth, with South Africa recovering well to close on 208 for six 4.13pm GMT ...
17:20, 2020-01-18

South Africa v England: third Test, day four – live! Over-by-over updates as South Africa fight to avoid the follow-onEngland tempted to pair Wood and Archer in JohannesburgGet in touch! Email Daniel or...
08:12, 2020-01-19

England vs South Africa: Ben Stokes plays down wonder catch - 'I was in the wrong position!' Ben Stokes has revealed that his wonder catch during England's Cricket World Cup victory over South Africa was only a result of him being caught out ...
21:20, 2019-05-30

England’s Jofra Archer set to be fit for third Test against South Africa • Second scan shows no major damage in Archer’s right elbow• Fast bowler could be joined by Mark Wood in Port ElizabethEngland at last received some ...
19:40, 2020-01-04

South Africa bowl England to win first test by 107 runs "South Africa swept to a 107-run victory over England on the fourth day of the first test at Centurion Park on Sunday after taking seven wickets in t...
14:40, 2019-12-29

South Africa v England: tourists need 376 to win first Test on day four – live! Live updates from the fourth day at SuperSport ParkThe Spin: sign up and get our free weekly cricket emailAnd feel free to email Rob here 9.08am GMT ...
10:12, 2019-12-29

Ben Stokes catch: England all-rounder makes stunning catch in 2019 Cricket World Cup opener vs South Africa Ben Stokes made an early claim for catch of the tournament as the England all-rounder made a stunning take in the 2019 Cricket World Cup opener again...
19:00, 2019-05-30

England Test series in South Africa could be hit by strike action England's Test series in South Africa, which starts in 22 days, could be hit by a strike by the host players....
16:36, 2019-12-04

England need one wicket to beat South Africa: second Test, day five – live! Over-by-over updates from the final day’s play at NewlandsThe Spin: Anderson’s records pile up but he is still in Barnes’s shadowBurns to miss tour o...
16:24, 2020-01-07

England need three wickets to beat South Africa: second Test, day five – live! Over-by-over updates from the final day’s play at NewlandsThe Spin: Anderson’s records pile up but he is still in Barnes’s shadowBurns to miss tour o...
15:36, 2020-01-07

England need four wickets to beat South Africa: second Test, day five – live! Over-by-over updates from the final day’s play at NewlandsThe Spin: Anderson’s records pile up but he is still in Barnes’s shadowBurns to miss tour o...
15:16, 2020-01-07

England’s Jofra Archer set to be fit in time for third Test with South Africa • Second scan shows no major damage in Archer’s right elbow• Fast bowler could be joined by Mark Wood in Port ElizabethEngland have received some rar...
13:40, 2020-01-04

South Africa stall England's victory charge in second Test – live! Hosts chasing 438 to win after England declarationSibley is what England’s top order has needed for yearsFeel free to email Rob with your thoughts an...
17:08, 2020-01-06

England’s Jofra Archer an injury doubt for second Test against South Africa • Fast bowler struggling with sore elbow before Cape Town match• Player only managed limited bowling in training sessionJofra Archer is an injury dou...
12:48, 2020-01-01

South Africa stall England's victory charge in second Test – as it happened Dom Sibley made his maiden Test hundred and Ben Stokes smashed 72 from 47 balls, but England still need eight wickets on the final day to square the ...
17:28, 2020-01-06

South Africa v England: third Test, day three, rain stops play – live! Over-by-over updates with the series tied at 1-1Rabada banned for final Test against EnglandGet in touch! Email Tim or tweet @TimdeLisle 11.04am GMT ...
12:20, 2020-01-18

South Africa vs England: Dom Sibley puts tourists in control of second Test England forged ahead on the third day in Cape Town and, 264 ahead with six first innings wickets in hand, have a golden chance to level the series....
18:16, 2020-01-05

James Anderson leads England fightback in second Test against South Africa For a large period of day two at Newlands the pace of play was an amble. Indeed the afternoon was a wicketless session as South Africa calmly accumul...
18:16, 2020-01-04

South Africa name six uncapped players in Test squad for England series • Fast bowlers Dane Paterson and Beuran Hendricks called up• Malan, Van Der Dussen, Pretorius and Second also in squadSouth Africa have named six unc...
16:04, 2019-12-16

Bairstow and Anderson recalled for England Test series in South Africa • Mark Wood also included in 17-man England squad• Spinner Moeen Ali remains unavailable for selectionJimmy Anderson and Jonny Bairstow have been rec...
14:04, 2019-12-07

England beat South Africa by 189 runs to win second Test and square series – as it happened Ben Stokes led the line as South Africa lost five wickets in the final session on a dramatic last day in Cape TownRead our report of the action at Ne...
17:28, 2020-01-07

Joe Root hopes Moeen Ali will make England Test return in South Africa • England captain will contact all-rounder in next couple of weeks• ‘When he’s on form he adds a different dimension to our group’Joe Root will conta...
13:28, 2019-11-20

‘Belief in England dressing room’ with Test hopes still alive in South Africa • Graham Thorpe says summer heroics give side optimism• ‘We keep fighting. If we have a good first session, who knows…?’They are probably not that su...
19:20, 2019-12-28

England call up Craig Overton and Dom Bess as cover before South Africa Test • Broad, Archer and Leach miss warm-up match with flu bug• Burns’ half-century ensures undramatic first morningEngland have called up Somerset bowler...
12:28, 2019-12-20

Moeen Ali’s Test break to continue with absence from England squad for South Africa • All-rounder met Joe Root and England management this week• Moeen set to play in Pakistan Super League next yearMoeen Ali is expected to continue hi...
23:24, 2019-12-06

England call up Craig Overton and Dom Bess as cover for South Africa Test • Broad, Archer and Leach miss warm-up match with flu bug• Burns’ half-century ensures undramatic first morningEngland have called up the Somerset bo...
13:52, 2019-12-20

Collapse of US-Taliban talks stokes fears of new round of pre-election violence Taliban says Trump sabotaged ‘finalised’ Afghanistan dealExperts doubt Kabul attack was real reason for cancellationThe collapse of a tentative agree...
21:24, 2019-09-09

England happy with start after ‘tough week’ in South Africa, says Sam Curran • Stuart Broad and Jofra Archer make it through injury-free• Quinton de Kock says ‘it will get more difficult’ following his 95Sam Curran is an effer...
20:08, 2019-12-26

Batting collapse sees inexperienced England fall to 14-run defeat to New Zealand in third Twenty20 Dawid Malan's half-century was in vain as a dramatic batting collapse saw an inexperienced England line-up lose by 14 runs to New Zealand in the thir...
07:52, 2019-11-05

Mark Wood set for England return in third South Africa Test with Jofra Archer to miss out once more Mark Wood is in pole position to play his first Test in 11 months when England meet South Africa in Port Elizabeth on Thursday....
17:44, 2020-01-15

Dom Sibley hits maiden century as England drive home second-Test advantage over South Africa Dom Sibley notched his maiden Test century against South Africa on Monday as England continued to pile on the second-Test runs in Cape Town....
11:16, 2020-01-06

England bowler Jofra Archer expected to miss second South Africa Test due to elbow pain England are awaiting the scan on Jofra Archer's right elbow, with captain Joe Root saying they will take no risks with the paceman's future as he is ...
14:40, 2020-01-02

England captain Joe Root leaves call on pace attack for third South Africa Test until last moment England will wait until after Wednesday's final net session to decide which of their fast bowlers to throw into Thursday's third Test against South A...
15:16, 2020-01-15

England bowler Jofra Archer a major doubt for second South Africa Test due to elbow injury Jofra Archer appears to be a significant injury doubt for England's second Test against South Africa in Cape Town on Friday....
16:52, 2020-01-01

Rory Burns to miss rest of England's Test series in South Africa after ankle injury England's troubled tour of South Africa hit a new low on the eve of the second Test in Cape Town, with batsman Rory Burns ruled out for the remainder...
21:00, 2020-01-02

Sam Curran praises England togetherness as illness-plagued tourists make solid start in South Africa Sam Curran says England are delighted with the manner in which they have stuck together during a "tough week" that has seen the camp beset by illness...
18:44, 2019-12-26

England trio Jonny Bairstow, Mark Wood and James Anderson return to Test squad for South Africa tour England trio Jonny Bairstow, Mark Wood and James Anderson have all earned recalls to the Test squad for the forthcoming tour to South Africa, but Moe...
13:36, 2019-12-07

England bowlers Stuart Broad, Jofra Archer and Jack Leach miss final day of South Africa Test warm-up Stuart Broad, Jofra Archer and Jack Leach will play no part in England's final day of warm-up cricket in South Africa as they continue to be affected...
10:52, 2019-12-22

Joe Root says he will drop down to No 4 in England Test batting order • England captain: ‘I consistently play better in that position’• Root performed modestly in drawn Ashes seriesJoe Root intends to drop back down to ...
10:00, 2019-11-14

South Africa captain Faf du Plessis laments batting display as New Zealand defeat crushes World Cup hopes South Africa captain Faf du Plessis was once again left ruing a poor batting performance as defeat against New Zealand all but ended his side's World...
00:12, 2019-06-20

England captain Joe Root confirms he will move down batting order for New Zealand Test series England captain Joe Root will drop down the batting order to No4 for the Test series against New Zealand and beyond....
10:16, 2019-11-14

Pope says he may add South Sudan leg onto Africa trip VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis says he may add a South Sudan leg onto his Africa trip in September if conditions there are “mature.” Fr...
14:52, 2019-05-10

Ben Stokes: Why I don't want to be England Test captain Ben Stokes insists he would never consider taking on the England Test captaincy because of the detrimental effect the job could have on his cricket....
12:20, 2019-11-15

Ben Stokes gives England reasons to be cheerful in first Test against New Zealand Tourists reach 241-4 from 90 overs on day oneStokes dropped but goes on to make unbeaten 67 Much of the talk before this first Test in New Zealand wa...
07:12, 2019-11-21

Ben Stokes inspires England to sensational third Test win over Australia • Australia 179 & 246, England 67 & 362• Stokes hits 135* as home side level the series at 1-1Ben Stokes steered England to a sensational Ashes Test ...
17:48, 2019-08-25

England squad unchanged for fifth Ashes Test as Ben Stokes battles to be fit England have named an unchanged squad for the final Ashes Test at the Kia Oval on Thursday, but will only learn if Ben Stokes is fit to bowl over the...
13:48, 2019-09-09

New Zealand's Latham hits 101 in second Test as England's Stokes pulls up New Zealand 173-3 (Latham 101 not out)Ben Stokes injured after bowling two overs on rain-hit dayThey say it never rains but it pours, and when the he...
09:24, 2019-11-29

Ashes: Ben Stokes on England's sensational third Test win over Australia – video After looking like England were on the brink of another Test defeat, a sensational Ben Stokes performance steered his side to victory by one wicket a...
22:40, 2019-08-25

Ben Stokes confirms he will miss South Africa tour match to attend Sports Personality of the Year Ben Stokes has confirmed that he will miss a match at the start of the South Africa tour next month to attend the BBC Sports Personality of the Year ...
14:32, 2019-11-26

Ben Stokes resumes training for Test but illness worries mount for England • Condition of Stokes’ father has improved in intensive care• Leach, Woakes and Pope unable to train before South Africa TestEngland’s preparations f...
12:44, 2019-12-25

In pictures: England hero Ben Stokes smashes historic 135 to win third Ashes Test Ben Stokes produced his second 'once-in-a-lifetime' performance of the summer as his magnificent century powered England to an unprecedented, unthink...
10:28, 2019-08-26

South Africa vs England latest: Sickness batters England as Buttler and Root succumb to illness On the third morning at Centurion England felt the Boxing Day Test slip away through a combination of sickness and stubborn South African batting. By...
11:44, 2019-12-28

Ollie Pope’s ‘record in first-class cricket is phenomenal’ • Pope’s unbeaten 135 is his first Test hundred• Ben Stokes and Pope put on a 203-run third-wicket standBen Stokes hailed the “phenomenal” talent of ...
20:04, 2020-01-17

England ponder second Test selection with Pope and Leach back in frame • Recovered duo could be recalled while Dom Sibley latest to fall ill• Spinner Dom Bess also under consideration for Friday’s TestThis is the age of ...
19:40, 2019-12-30

Ben Stokes says ‘he never gave up’ in batting heroics to keep Ashes alive • All-rounder held his nerve with an unbeaten 135 to seal win• Joe Root: ‘At the minute he seems to be able to do anything’There are jaw-dropping per...
22:40, 2019-08-25

Australia seal crushing win in first Ashes Test as England collapse Australia take 1–0 lead after 251-run win at EdgbastonEngland tormented by Nathan Lyon and Pat CumminsEngland lost the first Ashes Test at Edgbaston ...
17:36, 2019-08-05

Ben Stokes injury: Chris Woakes fears losing 'world class' England all-rounder from bowling attack Chris Woakes admitted the possibility of losing Ben Stokes' bowling as England seek to level the Test series against New Zealand at Hamilton would be...
09:40, 2019-11-29

Jofra Archer out and Mark Wood in for third Test against South Africa • Archer fails to recover from elbow pain during England practice• Wood set to replace James Anderson for first Test in 11 monthsJofra Archer is all ...
17:04, 2020-01-15

Bloodhound LSR project announces South Africa test runs News 10 Jul, 2019 Bloodhound LSR project moves ahead under new ownership with test runs set for October in South Africa...
12:04, 2019-07-10

South Africa take 175-run lead over England "South Africa bowled England out for 181 in their first innings and had built up a significant 175-run lead by the close of play on the second day of...
00:52, 2019-12-28

Drug-resistant malaria parasites spreading across South East Asia amid fears it could reach Africa An aggressive strain of malaria resistant to two key drugs is sweeping rapidly through Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos and northern Thailand, scientists have...
14:52, 2019-07-23

England XI vs Kosovo: Predicted lineup for Euro 2020 qualifier - Callum Hudson-Odoi, Nick Pope set to start With qualification in top spot assured and only a modicum of doubt over England's Euro 2020 seeding remaining, Gareth Southgate could ring the change...
14:40, 2019-11-17

Bloodhound land speed record project to test in South Africa High-speed testing will get under way this autumn ahead of a record attempt and 1000mph target Bloodhound, the British land speed record project dra...
02:12, 2019-07-10

Mewis scores two as US start World Cup warm-ups with win over South Africa Samantha Mewis scores twice in USWNT’s 3-0 win Carli Lloyd’s late goal takes her to fourth on all-time listSamantha Mewis scored goals in both halves...
01:12, 2019-05-13

Jonny Bairstow’s Test recall raises questions about his role in South Africa • Ed Smith says: ‘Bairstow at his best is an asset’• Mark Wood and Jimmy Anderson also in 17-man squadAfter England’s expedition to New Zealand prove...
19:48, 2019-12-07

Bloodhound Land Speed Record project set for first South Africa test runs News 1 Oct, 2019 The Bloodhound LSR car is being prepared for its first 500mph shakedown run at the Hakskeen Pan desert, Northern Cape...
19:24, 2019-10-01

Joe Root insists illness is not an excuse for defeat after First Test setback in South Africa Joe Root refused to blame illness for England's 107-run First Test defeat against South Africa in Centurion and said they would not be afraid to drop...
17:56, 2019-12-29

De Kock leads South Africa fightback v England "Quinton de Kock fell five runs short of his century after dragging South Africa out of early trouble to 277 for nine at the close on the opening day...
23:32, 2019-12-26

England build lead of 264 over South Africa after day three – as it happened England ended day three of the second Test in a strong position with Dom Sibley unbeaten on 85 4.07pm GMT England’s day. By any measure. They will ta...
18:24, 2020-01-05

South Africa struggle after first-ball England breakthrough "England took a South African wicket with the opening delivery of their test series on Thursday and added two more relatively quickly to leave their ...
12:08, 2019-12-26

South Africa expect brains as well as brawn from England in final Springboks forwards coach impressed by England’s pack‘It will be a big challenge,’ says Matt Proudfoot South Africa’s forwards coach Matt Proudfoot h...
07:44, 2019-10-30

England’s final warm-up game in South Africa downgraded due to flu bug • Tourists have flu bug sweeping the camp• Joe Denly the latest player to be struck downEngland have been forced to hastily revise their final prepar...
16:48, 2019-12-19

Eoin Morgan keeps it low key as England prepare for opener with South Africa • We’re going into World Cup with eyes wide open, captain adds• Faf du Plessis confident Rabada can capitalise on the occasionEoin Morgan has warned ...
19:08, 2019-05-29

Dale Steyn injury keeps him out of South Africa’s opener against England • Shoulder problem leads to withdrawal ahead of Oval match• Veteran bowler expected to be available later in tournamentEngland have dodged a meeting ...
18:20, 2019-05-28

Dom Sibley the latest England player to fall ill in South Africa • Opener is the 11th player to suffer sickness or flu-like symptoms• Woakes, Leach and Pope have been removed from quarantineEngland have yet to see ...
12:48, 2019-12-30

Joe Root left out of England's T20 squad to face South Africa England Test skipper will play in 50-over matchesAll other senior players are back in the T20 squadJoe Root has been omitted from England’s T20 squad...
15:48, 2019-12-13

Relentless South Africa beat England to win Rugby World Cup "A relentless South Africa performance secured them the Rugby World Cup as they defeated an underpowered England 32-12."...
12:00, 2019-11-02

England fail to make most of starts on another disappointing day with bat in South Africa Perhaps, deep down, England fans understand the ECB's baffling decision to back four-day Test matches. Even when they win the toss, on a flat pitch, ...
18:00, 2020-01-03

England fear Jimmy Anderson will be out for rest of South Africa tour • Scans on side injury expected to confirm player out for series• Bowler had returned from five months off with calf problemEngland’s chances of winn...
17:28, 2020-01-08

What time is the Rugby World Cup final on TV in the UK? England vs South Africa guide On Saturday, the eyes of the sporting world will be on Yokohama, where England take on South Africa, seeking to win the Rugby World Cup for the secon...
16:36, 2019-11-01

England v South Africa: Cricket World Cup 2019 opener – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the opening game at the OvalListen and subscribe to our new podcast … The SpinAnd feel free to email rob.smyth@theguar...
10:48, 2019-05-30

Late wickets give England hope against South Africa in entertaining second day Somehow, even after their latest collapse, England can still win a terrific Boxing Day Test at Centurion....
18:04, 2019-12-27

Rory Burns ruled out of the rest of England's South Africa tour • Opener rolls left ankle playing football during training• Jofra Archer unlikely to play in the second TestBen Stokes revealed earlier this week tha...
20:44, 2020-01-02

England 12-32 South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 final – as it happened South Africa outclassed and overpowered England in Yokohama to claim their third World Cup 4.38pm GMT So there you have it. Seven weeks and one day o...
18:28, 2019-11-02

England No8 Billy Vunipola fronts up to brutal South Africa: Bring it on! Saturday's World Cup Final will pit the "two most powerful rugby teams in the world" against each other — and England's Billy Vunipola has thrown dow...
12:40, 2019-10-29

England v South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 final – live! Rugby World Cup final updates from the 9am GMT gameWorld Cup finals quiz | Top try and points scorersEmail or tweet Lee with your thoughts and predic...
08:36, 2019-11-02

England win bronze at Netball World Cup 2019 with victory over South Africa England rebounded from their painful semi-final defeat to New Zealand by beating South Africa to claim a bronze medal at the Netball World Cup....
17:44, 2019-07-21

South Africa’s Rassie Erasmus delivers final warning to England • Coach says his team will not be taken by surprise• But scrum-half Faf de Klerk adds they must improve disciplineRassie Erasmus has warned England t...
18:56, 2019-10-27

South Africa beat England by 107 runs to take 1-0 series lead – as it happened Live updates from the fourth day at SuperSport ParkThe Spin: sign up and get our free weekly cricket emailAnd feel free to email Tom here or tweet hi...
14:12, 2019-12-29

Harry, Meghan and baby Archie arrive in South Africa for start of their first family tour The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, with baby Archie, arrived in South Africa for a 10-day tour of southern Africa, their first foreign trip as a family....
14:15, 2019-09-23

England name strong team for Tonga Rugby World Cup opener as George Ford and Owen Farrell both start Eddie Jones will unleash a powerful and experienced England team – perhaps the strongest available to him – for a "ferocious battle" in their Rugby W...
08:24, 2019-09-20

England fall 107 runs short in unlikely chase as South Africa take lead the in the series England stirred, but 2019 did not have one last miracle in store. It is South Africa who take a lead into the New Year, and Cape Town....
14:28, 2019-12-29

South Africa hope inside knowledge of England can give them upper hand • Francois Louw providing lowdown on Bath teammate Underhill• Sale’s Faf de Klerk offering up details on back rower CurrySouth Africa are using the e...
13:36, 2019-10-29

Jack Leach quits England tour of South Africa after sepsis and sickness bug • Bowler hit hard by gastroenteritis and flu before Centurion Test• Player struggled to recover from sepsis on New Zealand tourJack Leach, England’s ...
14:04, 2020-01-14

England 12-32 South Africa: Rugby World Cup 2019 final – live reaction! Springboks claim third title with ruthless, dominant displayHow did your team do in Japan? | Top try and point scorersGet in touch! Email or tweet Le...
12:08, 2019-11-02

Dean Elgar fumes at dismissal as South Africa lose ground on England South Africa's Dean Elgar has insisted that he did not hit the ball when dismissed caught behind off England's part-time leggie Joe Denly – despite D...
19:36, 2020-01-06

South Africa to face England in Rugby World Cup final after beating Wales • Damian de Allende’s try helps swing tense semi-final • Next Saturday’s match in Yokohama a repeat of the 2007 finalWarren Gatland will get his wish...
12:48, 2019-10-27

South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus to step down after World Cup Final against England Rassie Erasmus has revealed that the World Cup Final will be his last Test as South Africa head coach....
13:08, 2019-10-31

Jofra Archer remains available to bowl for England against South Africa after double beamer row Jofra Archer will be available to bowl for England in the Boxing Day Test at Centurion after a curious end to the second day which saw him bowl a pai...
21:56, 2019-12-27

England confirm Jimmy Anderson ruled out of South Africa tour with rib injury • Scans on injury confirm player out for series• Bowler had returned from five months off with calf problemEngland’s chances of winning the Test seri...
19:08, 2020-01-08

England captain Joe Root in fine form against South Africa before being bounced out at Newlands Joe Root and Joe Denly fell in quick succession here today to interrupt England's smooth progress on the opening day of the Second Test at Newlands....
14:56, 2020-01-03

Rugby World Cup: South Africa surge to glory as England fall short • Live reaction to the Springboks’ World Cup triumph• Springboks crowned world champions for a third time• Pollard kicks 22 points, Mapimpi and Kolbe...
13:00, 2019-11-02

Jos Buttler apologises for Vernon Philander outburst in England's win over South Africa Jos Buttler has apologised after he received ICC censure for swearing at Vernon Philander during the second Test between England and South Africa, bu...
16:32, 2020-01-12

England v Ireland: Lord's Test, day three start delayed – live! Over-by-over coverage of England’s first Test against IrelandDay two report: Ireland remain in hunt for Test winAndy Bull: Leach makes up for England...
12:08, 2019-07-26

Expect added spice as England resume battle with South Africa in Port Elizabeth Since South Africa cricket's readmission to international cricket almost three decades ago, the Proteas' meetings with England cricket have consisten...
14:44, 2020-01-15

South Africa hope inside knowledge can halt England in Rugby World Cup final • Francois Louw providing lowdown on Bath teammate Underhill• Sale’s Faf de Klerk offering up details on back rower CurrySouth Africa are using the e...
14:00, 2019-10-29

Root, Denly and Sibley hit half-centuries as England begin South Africa tour • England rack up 309 for seven against Invitational XI• Root top-scores with 72, while Burns and Buttler fall cheaplyJoe Root, Joe Denly and Dom Sib...
18:12, 2019-12-17

Final England warm-up game in South Africa downgraded as illness plagues preparation England's second warm-up game on their tour of South Africa has been downgraded from first-class status because of the illness sweeping through the c...
18:16, 2019-12-19

South Africa to face England in Rugby World Cup Final after beating Wales 19-16 in Yokohama If you want your sport to be free-flowing, all about flair and finesse, this was not the Rugby World Cup semi-final for you. But if you like it cagey...
12:40, 2019-10-27

Young and old defining belting series in South Africa as England head to Port Elizabeth England and South Africa are halfway through what is shaping up to be the latest in a line of belting series between the sides....
17:12, 2020-01-10

England beware as pumped-up South Africa plan one more arm wrestle in Rugby World Cup Final Since Handre Pollard's fifth successful kick flew between the posts in Yokohama on Sunday, securing South Africa's victory over Wales, one debate has...
13:16, 2019-10-28

Ashes 2019: England v Australia second Test, day one start delayed – live! Updates from the opening day of play at Lord’sVic Marks: England hope for instant Archer impactAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 11.10am ...
12:20, 2019-08-14

Cricket World Cup 2019 – LIVE: ICC Opening party in London and build-up to England vs South Africa The 2019 Cricket World Cup is officially launched today with an opening party in front of Buckingham Palace on The Mall....
11:12, 2019-05-29

England vs South Africa: Cheslin Kolbe will be fit for the Rugby World Cup final, insists Rassie Erasmus South Africa coach Rassie Erasmus says the fleet-footed wing Cheslin Kolbe will be fit to face England in Saturday's World Cup final....
12:40, 2019-10-29

England vs South Africa – LIVE: Latest score from Cricket World Cup 2019 opener at The Oval England's bid for a first ever Cricket World Cup triumph finally gets underway this morning when they host South Africa at The Oval in the tournament...
08:12, 2019-05-30

Rugby World Cup news LIVE: England, New Zealand, Wales and South Africa team updates Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE news coverage of the Rugby World Cup ahead of this weekend's semi-finals....
10:48, 2019-10-25

James Anderson returns as England bowling ranks struck by illness in South Africa warm-up Illness curtailed England's bowling attack on day two of their match against a South African Invitation XI in Benoni today as Jimmy Anderson took his...
14:44, 2019-12-18

South Africa vs England, 2019 Netball World Cup: Live stream, TV information, tickets and odds England play South Africa in their last World Cup group game on Thursday night, with coach Tracey Neville insisting the identity of their semi-final ...
14:24, 2019-07-18

Rugby World Cup Final referee: Jerome Garces to officiate England vs South Africa showpiece Jerome Garces has been selected to referee the Rugby World Cup final between England and South Africa in Yokohama on Saturday....
08:16, 2019-10-29

England vs South Africa: Tinkerman Eddie Jones sticks to winning ways for final assault Eddie Jones has named a remarkable England team to take on South Africa in Saturday's World Cup Final....
14:36, 2019-10-31

England v South Africa: Eddie Jones names unchanged side for Rugby World Cup final England have named an unchanged starting XV for Saturday's World Cup final against South Africa, with George Ford retained at fly-half and Kyle Sinck...
04:20, 2019-10-31

England to face New Zealand in Netball World Cup semi-finals after beating South Africa to top Group G England fired a message to their Netball World Cup rivals with a dominant 58-47 win over fellow title contenders South Africa in their final group ga...
22:52, 2019-07-18

England sweating on Kyle Sinckler fitness ahead of World Cup Final clash with South Africa England have been consistently optimistic about their squad in the build-up to the World Cup Final but, with Willi Heinz ruled out and replaced by Be...
13:24, 2019-10-30

Rugby World Cup: South Africa crowned champions as England fall short – video highlights South Africa have won the Rugby World Cup in a stunning 32-12 victory over Eddie Jones's England. The Springboks are champions for a third time after...
13:00, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup final news LIVE: Latest England vs South Africa team updates Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE news coverage of the Rugby World Cup as we build toward's Saturday's World Cup Final....
13:44, 2019-10-28

England team news: Mark Wood passed fit for Cricket World Cup opener against South Africa Mark Wood has been passed fit for England's Cricket World Cup opener against South Africa on Thursday....
11:04, 2019-05-27

Joe Root blames England’s Test defeat on slow start and new-ball malaise • England captain frustrated at letting South Africa off the hook • Fourteen members of Test squad have gone down with illnessJoe Root looked a few p...
18:44, 2019-12-29

Rugby World Cup Final 2019 news LIVE: Latest England vs South Africa team updates Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE news coverage of the Rugby World Cup as we build toward's Saturday's World Cup Final....
10:40, 2019-10-28

Prince Harry to watch England play South Africa in Rugby World Cup 2019 final in Japan Prince Harry will attend the Rugby World Cup final between England and South Africa, Buckingham Palace has said....
21:24, 2019-10-28

England vs South Africa, 2019 Rugby World Cup Final: Prediction, lineups, odds, live stream, TV, h2h England and South Africa will contest a Rugby World Cup Final for the second time in 12 years after both advanced to Saturday's Yokohama showpiece....
10:12, 2019-10-29

England coach Eddie Jones reveals his one regret after Rugby World Cup Final defeat to South Africa England head coach Eddie Jones has expressed regret over his team selection for the World Cup Final, admitting he should have made changes....
11:16, 2019-11-13

South Africa win Rugby World Cup 2019! Final result and LIVE reaction as England lose in Yokohama Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup Final as South Africa beat England in Yokohama....
12:32, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup Final news LIVE: England vs South Africa latest plus New Zealand vs Wales score Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as New Zealand take on Wales in Friday's bronze medal match....
08:44, 2019-11-01

Rugby World Cup final 2019: England vs South Africa date, time, tickets and previous winners England are one win from glory at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, with Eddie Jones' men set to face South Africa in the final....
12:24, 2019-10-27

Rugby World Cup Final news LIVE: England vs South Africa latest after New Zealand beat Wales Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup after New Zealand defeated Wales in Friday's bronze medal match....
12:32, 2019-11-01

South Africa prepare to 'rev up' Jos Buttler sledging battle in third Test South Africa will look to "rev it up" with Jos Buttler in the Third Test, after the England wicketkeeper was fined by the ICC for foul language, acco...
14:00, 2020-01-15

England vs South Africa: Cricket World Cup 2019 prediction, live stream, TV channel, line-ups, odds, tickets Favourites England begin their bid for World Cup glory on home soil when they meet South Africa at The Oval in the tournament curtain-raiser....
10:00, 2019-05-27

England fear James Anderson could miss rest of South Africa tour as bowler awaits scan results England are awaiting results of a scan on James Anderson's left side that could rule him out of the remainder of the tour of South Africa....
13:24, 2020-01-08

England team for Rugby World Cup Final: Eddie Jones' side unchanged for South Africa showdown Eddie Jones has named a rare unchanged XV for Saturday's World Cup Final and called on his team to play without fear against South Africa as they bid...
13:08, 2019-10-31

Late James Anderson strike puts England on track to level South Africa series after Dom Sibley century Despite doing so much right, a series-levelling victory for England in Cape Town will not come easy. The surface has flattened, South Africa are dogg...
18:24, 2020-01-06

England bowler Jack Leach to leave South Africa tour after illness battle that included bout of sepsis Jack Leach will become the third player to leave England's tumultuous tour of South Africa, having failed to fully recover from two serious recent bo...
13:20, 2020-01-14

New Zealand vs Wales LIVE: Latest score plus Rugby World Cup Final news ahead of England vs South Africa Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup as New Zealand take on Wales in Friday's bronze medal match....
09:20, 2019-11-01

England team for Rugby World Cup Final: Eddie Jones' side unchanged face South Africa showdown England have named an unchanged starting XV for Saturday's World Cup final against South Africa, with George Ford retained at fly-half and Kyle Sinck...
09:00, 2019-10-31

South Africa team for Rugby World Cup Final: Cheslin Kolbe returns in Springboks' only change to face England Cheslin Kolbe has returned to the South Africa team for Saturday's World Cup Final clash with England....
09:40, 2019-10-31

England coach Eddie Jones tight-lipped on future after emphatic Rugby World Cup Final defeat to South Africa Eddie Jones refused to use late entry to the stadium and the early loss of key prop Kyle Sinckler as excuses for England's disappointing World Cup Fi...
15:28, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup final 2019: Date, time, tickets and previous winners - England to face Wales or South Africa England are one win from glory at the 2019 Rugby World Cup, with Eddie Jones' men set to face either Australia or Wales in the final....
12:32, 2019-10-26

Marnus Labuschagne climbs 106 places in ICC Test batting rankings Labuschagne shoots from 110th to No4 in the worldHis 975 runs makes him 2019’s leading Test scorerMarnus Labuschagne’s stunning 2019 has been undersc...
00:04, 2019-12-31

South Africa vs England: Tourists hope for another 'Super Sunday' after target of 376 is set The trouble with remarkable moments like Headingley 2019 is that they make you believe they are easily repeatable. Or repeatable at all....
17:12, 2019-12-28

England’s World Cup batting buoyancy returns with Jason Roy • Batsman missed defeats by Sri Lanka and Australia• Roy in contention for Ashes place, says Trevor BaylissJason Roy is more than a talisman. When he...
21:32, 2019-07-07

England suffer further injury blow with James Anderson to miss remainder of South Africa tour with rib injury James Anderson has been ruled out of the final two Tests of England's tour of South Africa with a left rib injury....
19:32, 2020-01-08

Australian bushfire smoke stokes serious health fears Canberra as well as Australia’s two largest cities, Sydney and Melbourne, have at various times in recent weeks rated as the most polluted cities in ...
20:52, 2020-01-15

England vs South Africa, Rugby World Cup final 2019 LIVE score: Commentary live stream from Yokohama Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup Final as the eyes of the sporting world turn to Yokohama, where England take o...
10:32, 2019-11-02

'Cursed' England must kick football into touch after Rory Burns is ruled out of South Africa tour There was a football present as England's cricketers warmed up for the Second Test at Newlands on Friday, but none of the players seemed to want to b...
13:48, 2020-01-03

Rugby World Cup Final: 'No doubt the better team won' says Sir Clive Woodward after South Africa humble England Sir Clive Woodward believes South Africa deserved their emphatic Rugby World Cup Final victory and lamented England's struggles at the set-piece....
13:08, 2019-11-02

Rugby World Cup Final 2019 LIVE score: England vs South Africa commentary live stream from Yokohama Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Rugby World Cup Final as the eyes of the sporting world turn to Yokohama, where England take o...
08:08, 2019-11-02

Rob Key column: Getting the batting order settled is the priority as England embark on new era The First Test against New Zealand marks a new era for England under Chris Silverwood and Joe Root....
13:48, 2019-11-20

Joe Denly confirms switch with Roy to open batting for England in Ashes • Change expected after Roy’s failures at top of order• Roy will take up residence at No 4 for Wednesday’s TestJoe Denly has confirmed he will switch...
13:16, 2019-09-02

Rugby World Cup Final: Owen Farrell admits England 'struggled to get a foothold' in defeat to South Africa England captain Owen Farrell told his teammates he was 'proud' of their Rugby World Cup exploits, but admitted they 'struggled to get a foothold in t...
15:28, 2019-11-02

England relying on Stuart Broad and Jofra Archer to make 'honesty calls' on fitness for South Africa opener England will ask Stuart Broad and Jofra Archer to make an "honesty call" about their fitness for the Boxing Day Test, with Broad's vast experience ma...
18:44, 2019-12-22

England must prove stubborn Smith has not 'solved batting' if they are to reclaim Ashes "Crabbing around on his crease and chuntering away to himself, Steve Smith is a horrible batsmen to watch. But on a day when wickets tumbled at Edgba...
21:36, 2019-08-01

Ashley Giles backs Joe Root as England captain despite batting struggles • Giles hoping Chris Silverwood can relieve pressure on Root• Captain drops out of top 10 Test batting rankingsAshley Giles has accepted the statisti...
19:04, 2019-11-26

Expiration of Cold War-era nuclear treaty stokes fears of new arms race With the expiration of a key nuclear treaty on Friday, the Department of Defense is now free to pursue intermediate-range nuclear weapons, but some a...
04:00, 2019-08-02

Dow tumbles from all-time high as solid jobs report stokes Fed fears On Wednesday, the bad news was good news. On Friday, the good news was bad news. Topsy-turvy thinking continued to roil Wall Street, as stocks tumble...
17:48, 2019-07-05

Matt Shea: the Republican who stokes fears of civil war and fuels conspiracy theories The Washington state representative has spoken on podcast topics on the ‘US civil war’, the ‘balkanization’ of the US and ‘communists’In podcasts rec...
09:20, 2019-05-09

Dominican authorities announce new safety measures to ease tourists' fears The Dominican Republic's Ministry of Tourism is rolling out new safety measures in an effort to calm the fears of Americans traveling to the Caribbea...
17:28, 2019-07-18

Fastenal's quarterly results ease fears of a more pronounced slowdown (FAST) When industrial company Fastenal (FAST) reported downside 2Q19 results on July 11, which included it...
19:56, 2019-10-11

UK recession fears ease as GDP returns to growth in July - business live UK economy didn’t post any growth in the last quarter, but GDP did pick up in July aloneExperts: UK should avoid recessionBreaking: UK GDP rose by 0....
13:01, 2019-09-09

Ashes heroics at Headingley can't mask need for England selectors to strike better batting balance Forty-eight hours later, the dust is starting to settle on one of England's great wins, when the folk hero Ben Stokes and the cult hero Jack Leach co...
12:16, 2019-08-27

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Ivory Coast edge past South Africa In sweltering heat, the Ivory Coast got the opening game win they were hoping for against a stubborn South Africa team. Ivory Coast are now on equal ...
18:44, 2019-06-24

Trump Plan for Home Loans Stokes Fears of Higher Mortgage Rates for Would-Be Homebuyers Housing advocates fear a Trump administration plan to return federal mortgage backers Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to the private sector will increase ...
04:48, 2019-09-07

Nigeria into Africa Cup of Nations semis after late winner against South Africa • William Troost-Ekong’s 89th-minute goal seals 2-1 win• Idrissa Gueye strike earns Senegal 1-0 win over BeninNigeria have reached the Africa Cup of ...
23:44, 2019-07-10

Ivory Coast v South Africa: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – live! Minute-by-minute updates on the action in Cairo‘Mandela brought pressure’: South Africa’s Afcon triumphAny thoughts? You can email John | tweet @john...
16:12, 2019-06-24

Egypt v South Africa: Africa Cup of Nations round of 16 – live! Updates as the hosts look to secure a quarter-final place in CairoBenin shock Morocco to set up Senegal clashFeel free to email Scott with your thoug...
20:32, 2019-07-06

South Africa v Morocco: Africa Cup of Nations 2019 – live! Also featuring updates from Namibia v Ivory CoastMadagascar shock Nigeria to top Group BDrop Simon an email | Tweet @Simon_Burnton 4.09pm BST The tea...
17:20, 2019-07-01

Brexit recession fears ease as UK returns to growth in July - business live UK economy didn’t post any growth in the last quarter, but GDP did pick up in JulyBreaking: UK GDP rose by 0.3% in JulyBut economy stagnated over the...
11:16, 2019-09-09

England bowler Sam Curran cherishing Kane Williamson scalp after he makes amends for batting duck England bowler Sam Curran says taking the prized scalp of Kane Williamson is among the best moments of his fledgling international career....
15:36, 2019-11-22

Sovereign bond yields rise as trade war and Brexit fears ease – business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsBond yields are bouncing back as prices start to fallInvestors less worried about trade war...
09:32, 2019-09-11

Pound strengthens and markets rally as no-deal Brexit fears ease - business live Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial newsMPs to vote on blocking no-deal Brexit todayPound jumps to $1.215, back from three-year low...
10:20, 2019-09-04

British town evacuated over fears of dam collapse Authorities in northwest England have said damage to a reservoir dam near Whaley Bridge "poses a significant threat to life." Residents have been tol...
04:16, 2019-08-02

Africa Cup of Nations 2019: Madagascar stun DR Congo, Algeria ease through Madagascar's fairytale tournament continued in dramatic fashion against the DR Congo. Elsewhere, Riyadh Mahrez was on target as Algeria eased past Gu...
00:24, 2019-07-08

Reading scaffolding collapse: Two hurt and fears more are trapped Two people have been injured and there are fears more are trapped after scaffolding around a building collapsed in Reading....
15:52, 2019-08-01

Ben Stokes’s miracle Headingley knock sets Test record for Sky • Broadcaster registers peak of 2.1 million UK viewers• Channel 5’s one-hour highlights package attracts 2 millionBen Stokes and the miracle of Headi...
19:48, 2019-08-26

More people evacuated amid fears of Whaley Bridge dam collapse Extra 55 homes cleared as residents make brief visits to pick up pets and essentialsMore people are being evacuated from their homes in Derbyshire am...
23:04, 2019-08-03

Reading scaffolding collapse: Three hurt amid fears more trapped Two men and a woman have been injured after scaffolding collapsed at an old shopping centre sparking fears people were trapped under the rubble....
19:12, 2019-08-01

Ben Stokes says man-of-the-match display in dramatic Second Test win fuelled by thought of ill father Ben Stokes said his father Ged, who remains in hospital in Johannesburg, was "always in the back of my mind" as he drove England to victory over Sout...
19:44, 2020-01-07

Ben Stokes gives England reasons to be cheerful against New Zealand Tourists reach 241-4 from 90 overs on day oneStokes dropped but goes on to make unbeaten 67 Much of the talk before this first Test in New Zealand wa...
07:36, 2019-11-21

Whaley Bridge: Boris Johnson visits amid fears of dam collapse PM tells residents that Toddbrook reservoir looks ‘dodgy but stable’ The prime minister has visited the Derbyshire town of Whaley Bridge, where at le...
22:36, 2019-08-02

England ease to victory over Kosovo "Euro 2020, Fadil Vokrri Stadium - Kosovo 0 England 4 (Walsh 32\u0027, Kane 79\u0027, Rashford 83\u0027, Mount 90+2\u0027)"...
19:52, 2019-11-17

Inspired Stokes seals dramatic England victory "Ben Stokes took the last three wickets as England subdued a stubborn South Africa to win a thrilling second Test by 189 runs late on day five on Tue...
18:48, 2020-01-07

Ben Stokes to have shoulder scan as England name unchanged squad • All-rounder’s injury could lead to reshuffle of resources• Roy, Buttler or Bairstow may lose out on a placeBen Stokes is due to undergo a scan on t...
21:00, 2019-09-09

Ben Stokes will be sent for shoulder scan as England name unchanged squad • All rounder’s injury could lead to reshuffle of resources• Roy, Buttler or Bairstow may lose out on a placeBen Stokes is due to undergo a scan on t...
20:28, 2019-09-09

Ben Stokes says England must win bouncer war to level Ashes series Ben Stokes says England must weather a bouncer war if they are to level the Ashes series at Headingley, where the start was delayed by a shower on a ...
12:16, 2019-08-22

Joe Root needs to start loving his game and not be envious of Jos Buttler and Ben Stokes, writes Rob Key After a defeat like England suffered this week, every aspect of their game comes under the spotlight - batting, bowling, fielding and captaincy....
12:24, 2019-11-28

Anti-Israel demonstration in Berlin stokes anti-Semitism fears Anti-Israel protesters have gathered in the German capital for a controversial rally. They will face off with counterdemonstrators concerned about gr...
13:52, 2019-06-01

Whaley Bridge flooding: RAF helicopter drafted in as thousands are evacuated due to fears of reservoir collapse An RAF Chinook is being drafted into a Derbyshire town in efforts to stop a reservoir collapsing after it was "badly" damaged during heavy rain....
02:00, 2019-08-02

Whaley Bridge flooding: RAF helicopter drafted in as thousands are evacuated over fears of reservoir collapse An RAF Chinook was drafted into a Derbyshire town last night in efforts to stop a reservoir collapsing after it was "badly" damaged during heavy rain...
07:52, 2019-08-02

Whaley Bridge flooding: entire town of 6,500 people evacuated amid fears dam could collapse A town in Derbyshire was being evacuated today over fears a reservoir's dam could collapse after torrential rain sparked major flooding across parts ...
15:52, 2019-08-01

England’s ‘freak’ Ben Stokes the wicket New Zealand want, says Neil Wagner • All-rounder finishes first day on 67 not out • England reach 241-4 against New ZealandNeil Wagner is an indefatigable left-arm seamer who charges i...
10:32, 2019-11-21

Ben Stokes says his return to England vice-captaincy is down to growing maturity Ben Stokes believes a change in mindset has been central to his reappointment as England vice-captain....
14:32, 2019-07-30

England scare as Jofra Archer strikes Ben Stokes in net session England suffered a scare this morning when Ben Stokes was struck on the left hand by Jofra Archer during a net session ahead the First Test against N...
16:24, 2019-11-19

England's 'super-human' Stokes revels in ultimate vindication "Most players would have been broken by what happened at the end of the T20 World Cup final in 2016 but Ben Stokes, the bowler destroyed by West Indi...
01:32, 2019-07-15

England call up Archer for Ashes opener, Stokes reinstated "Quick bowler Jofra Archer received his maiden call-up to the England Test squad for the Ashes series opener against Australia while all-rounder Ben ...
16:32, 2019-07-27

K-pop star Goo Hara death stokes online bullying debate in South Korea The recent death of a K-pop star and TV celebrity, Goo Hara, has reignited a debate about the abuse, exploitation and online bullying faced by those ...
17:16, 2019-11-26

AOC blasts Trump as racist, says he fears ‘strong’ and ‘Latino women’ Progressive firebrand Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez ripped into President Trump in a recent interview, saying he’s “afraid of strong wome...
15:44, 2019-12-24

Thiem rides out difficult start to ease to Barcelona Open victory "World number five Dominic Thiem captured his second title of the year after thrashing Russian Daniil Medvedev 6-4 6-0 in the Barcelona Open final on...
13:20, 2019-05-01

J.B. Hunt Transport's Q2 results and commentary ease fears of major transport downturn (JBHT) Due to trade disputes, tariffs, and slowing industrial production, the transportation industry has b...
18:04, 2019-07-16

Four Seasons care home companies poised to collapse, raising fears for thousands of elderly residents Concerns are being raised for thousands of elderly residents as care home giant Four Seasons face collapse into administration....
13:12, 2019-05-01

Rains ease, but record flood threats remain for parts of U.S. South Thousands of Arkansas, Oklahoma and Louisiana residents braced for more flooding on Thursday as swollen rivers continued to rise, although the threat...
13:00, 2019-05-30

'It puts things in perspective': England supporting Stokes after father's illness Root says Stokes and family must get ‘all the support they can’Ged Stokes in critical condition with all-rounder at his bedsideEngland’s preparations...
17:24, 2019-12-24

Ben Stokes rediscovers his form at the right time to offer England another World Cup boost The timing of Ben Stokes's rescue act at Trent Bridge on Friday could barely have been better....
19:52, 2019-05-18

Ben Stokes keeps Ashes series alive as England chase down 359 to seal remarkable win Ben Stokes produced one of the greatest innings of all time to level the Ashes series at a rapturous Headingley. This ground has seen some miracles, ...
18:28, 2019-08-25

England World Cup semi-final is biggest game of our careers, says Ben Stokes • All-rounder wants revenge for loss to Australia at Lord’s• Stokes: ‘Beating them is that touch better than any other team’Ben Stokes wants England ...
19:24, 2019-07-09

'Ben Stokes is heartbeat of this England team', says Giles prior to Ashes – video Former England cricketer and team director Ashley Giles has called Ben Stokes the 'heartbeat of this team' after the all-rounder was reinstated as vi...
20:44, 2019-07-29

Ashes 2019: Ben Stokes steers England to one-wicket victory over Australia England have levelled the series at 1-1 after Ben Stokes inspired a dramatic comeback victory over Australia at HeadingleyReport: Stokes sublime as E...
17:48, 2019-08-25

England's Ben Stokes Makes An Absurd Catch In Cricket World Cup Opener This year’s Cricket World Cup opened in London on Thursday, with hosts England facing off against South Africa. That’s where England all-rounder Ben ...
20:20, 2019-05-31

Ben Stokes backs Jofra Archer to help England regain Ashes in Australia • ‘I don’t think I’ve seen a more talented bowler’, says Stokes• Archer hit 96mph and took 22 wickets in his first four TestsBen Stokes believes Jofr...
21:28, 2019-09-16

Ben Stokes honoured with OBE after England's historic Cricket World Cup victory Ben Stokes and other members of England's Cricket World Cup-winning squad have been recognised in a New Year Honours list which also features a large...
23:48, 2019-12-27

Ben Stokes nominated for New Zealander of the Year after helping England win the Cricket World Cup Ben Stokes is in contention for another against-the-odds win after being nominated for the coveted New Zealander of the Year award....
10:00, 2019-07-19

England’s Stokes benefited from ‘clear mistake’ to earn extra run in final over • ‘Five runs, not six’ should have been given in unusual incident• Former international umpire Simon Taufel: ‘It’s an error’• ‘An all-time-classic’: ...
13:20, 2019-07-15

Ben Stokes guides England to thrilling victory to seal series win over Pakistan This was very nearly fileable under: another of those occasional England cock-ups. As it was, they averted a crisis and it was fileable under: anothe...
22:44, 2019-05-17

England cricketer Ben Stokes wins BBC Sports Personality of the Year award • Stokes honoured for World Cup win and Ashes heroics• Super over victory over New Zealand named moment of yearBen Stokes has become the first cricke...
22:44, 2019-12-15

West Ham key talking points: Hammers look home to ease relegation fears as rivals pick up points A bad day for West Ham at Crystal Palace was made worse as the other results started to filter through at Selhurst Park....
15:12, 2019-12-27

Vinales fears prior strong results were "lucky" after tough Czech GP Yamaha MotoGP rider Maverick Vinales fears his two strong results at Assen and the Sachsenring were merely "lucky" after struggling to a lowly 10th a...
14:12, 2019-08-05

‘Fundamentals’ of the U.S. economy are strong, White House says to quell recession fears Kellyanne Conway declared to reporters on Monday, "The fact is, the fundamentals of our economy are very strong."...
13:44, 2019-08-20

Ashes 2019: Ben Stokes steers England to one-wicket victory over Australia - as it happened A once-in-a-lifetime innings from Ben Stokes, who added 76 for the last wicket with Jack Leach, gave England an amazing victory that kept the Ashes a...
18:36, 2019-08-25

England hero Ben Stokes refuses to toe the party line - but he's the ultimate team man As England basked in the warm glow of an unforgettable victory at Newlands on Tuesday, Ben Stokes did two things that summed him up perfectly....
15:08, 2020-01-08

Cricket World Cup: England team react to Ben Stokes' 'catch of the century' - video Ben Stokes soaked up the plaudits after his one-handed wonder catch got England’s World Cup campaign under way with a crushing victory in which the h...
23:20, 2019-05-30

England star Ben Stokes climbs ICC rankings after memorable Ashes exploits at Headingley Ben Stokes' heroic Ashes display at Headingley helped him take a huge leap forward in the ICC rankings....
18:40, 2019-08-27

England’s Demi Stokes inspired by Nicola Adams and Dina Asher-Smith • Left-back talks of cross-sport solidarity between female athletes • ‘You want to see people succeed … as a woman it is not easy’With a sold-out Wem...
19:48, 2019-11-08

England’s Demi Stokes: team inspiring people and giving women hope • Left-back talks of cross-sport solidarity between female athletes • Stokes pays tribute to Nicola Adams after boxer’s retirementWith a sold-out Wem...
13:36, 2019-11-08

Rob Key on the Ashes: Selfless Ben Stokes could turn out to be the greatest of England's great all-rounders English cricket is so lucky to have had three Ashes-defining all-rounders across three generations and it is remarkable how Ian Botham, Andrew Flinto...
18:40, 2019-08-27

Islanders collapse against Capitals in failed litmus test Facing the Metropolitan Division-leading Capitals on Saturday afternoon was a litmus test for the Islanders. It looked as though they had passed with...
22:16, 2020-01-18

'We’ll find something else': Pope says England have accepted football ban • Kickabouts outlawed after Rory Burns is invalided out of tour• Pope top scores for England on another disappointing dayOllie Pope says England’s pl...
01:20, 2020-01-04

Pope Francis arrives in Thailand at start of Asia trip Pope Francis arrived in Thailand on Wednesday to meet with the country's small but devoted Catholic minority on a seven-day Asian trip that will incl...
06:48, 2019-11-20

Japan ease past Russia after nervy Rugby World Cup start – video highlights Kotaro Matsushima scored a hat-trick as hosts Japan got their World Cup campaign started with a 30-10 win against Russia.Underdogs Russia took an ear...
18:52, 2019-09-20

Whaley Bridge dam news LIVE: critical 24 hours amid fears dam could collapse causing reservoir to flood town Thousands of people have been ordered to leave their homes over fears a dam could collapse in Derbyshire....
09:28, 2019-08-02

Ben Stokes named vice-captain as Jofra Archer makes England’s Ashes squad • England announce 14-strong squad for first Test at Edgbaston• Archer gets first Test call-up, while Jack Leach misses outJofra Archer has been fast...
13:00, 2019-07-27

Ashes highlights: Watch Ben Stokes produce innings for the ages in epic England win over Australia Ben Stokes produced his second 'once-in-a-lifetime' performance of the summer as his magnificent century powered England to an unprecedented, unthink...
15:48, 2019-08-26

Ben Stokes has no time to party after BBC Sports Personality of the Year award as he jets off to join England Ben Stokes flew out to join his England team-mates on Monday in time for their opening tour match in South Africa....
14:36, 2019-12-16

Ben Stokes century: England star smacks massive six out of the stadium as ton puts tourists in command Ben Stokes hammered a six out of the ground as he made up for lost time with a century on a rain-hit second morning at St. George's Park....
12:04, 2020-01-17

England vs Ireland, LIVE cricket: England 85 all out at Lord's - commentary stream for Ashes 2019 warm-up Test Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of the Ashes 2019 warm-up Test between England and Ireland at Lord's....
14:52, 2019-07-24

Whaley Bridge dam news LIVE: Toddbrook Reservoir repair at critical stage amid fears dam could collapse and flood town Thousands of people have been ordered to leave their homes over fears a dam could collapse in Derbyshire....
13:16, 2019-08-02

WHO counts down Africa polio clock despite fears of new outbreak Africa could be declared free of endemic "wild" polio early next year if a strain last seen in Nigeria almost three years ago does not resurface, the...
23:00, 2019-05-28

Ben Stokes and Joe Root receive New Years Honours after England's historic Cricket World Cup victory Ben Stokes and other members of England's Cricket World Cup-winning squad have been recognised in a New Year Honours list which also features a large...
00:32, 2019-12-28

Lionesses selling out Wembley is massive for women's sport, says England star Demi Stokes England defender Demi Stokes has hailed the achievement of selling out Wembley for Saturday's friendly against Germany as a victory for all of women'...
13:28, 2019-11-08

Jos Buttler injury puts Pope on call to keep wicket for England First-choice keeper tweaks back during gym sessionEngland need to beat New Zealand to draw Test seriesOllie Pope has been placed on standby to keep w...
03:08, 2019-11-28

Pope urges respect for indigenous Amazon peoples at start of three-week gathering Pope Francis on Monday told an assembly of bishops discussing the Amazon region of South America that modern society should not try to impose its rul...
15:00, 2019-10-07

South Africa Meets South Asia at Peri Peri Grill House Smoke, spice and an eclectic menu are the hallmarks of this small restaurant in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn....
18:32, 2019-06-27

Ashes captains reflect on ‘phenomenal’ Ben Stokes and third Ashes Test – video England have won the third Ashes Test after a dramatic final day at Headingley. A sublime performance from England's Ben Stokes was the difference as...
22:40, 2019-08-25

England struggle after familiar collapse against Australia "England\u0027s batting frailties were exposed again as they wasted a solid start and laboured to 271 for eight on the first day of the final Ashes t...
22:56, 2019-09-12

New England Revolution 0 Chelsea 3: Ross Barkley and Olivier Giroud on target as Blues ease to victory Ross Barkley scored twice as Chelsea eased past New England Revolution at the Gillette Stadium but the occasion was marred by an injury to Ruben Loft...
04:08, 2019-05-16

England Women boss Phil Neville defiant as late Czech Republic win does little to ease pressure The conditions could hardly have been more contrasting to Saturday's record-breaking occasion at Wembley, but the performance was similarly concernin...
12:48, 2019-11-13

South Korean night club collapse kills 2, injures Americans A curly-haired Californian who won a gold medal in water polo during the Rio Olympics underwent surgery Saturday for a deep cut on her leg after she ...
23:40, 2019-07-27

South Korea: 2 dead, aquatic athletes injured in nightclub collapse Two South Koreans have died and several others, including foreign athletes competing at the FINA World Aquatics Championships, have been injured afte...
04:48, 2019-07-27

The New Plants Vs. Zombies Shooter Is Off To A Strong Start Launched last week into a special Founder’s Edition early access period, Plants Vs. Zombies: Battle for Neighborville might not have a lot of content...
23:40, 2019-09-10

The GDP’s strong start could spell trouble later in the year Now the Fed has a bigger problem than it had last December, when the president started pressuring it not to raise interest rates....
12:00, 2019-05-02

Rodgers not getting carried away by Leicester's strong start "Leicester City manager Brendan Rodgers has played down his team\u0027s chances of a top-four finish and an automatic Champions League spot despite t...
09:29, 2019-09-30

Eoin Morgan: Feeble England collapse will be met with positive response Eoin Morgan is adamant England will not change their game plan for Friday's must-win Twenty20 international against New Zealand, despite throwing awa...
16:52, 2019-11-05

South Western Railway workers to strike throughout festive break after talks collapse South Western Railway (SWR) workers will strike throughout December after talks over the guards on trains dispute collapsed....
19:48, 2019-11-28

South Korea: world championship athletes injured in fatal balcony collapse Nightclub balcony falls, killing two South Koreans and injuring aquatic athletes from the US, New Zealand, Netherlands, Italy and BrazilTwo South Kor...
07:00, 2019-07-27

'The first question this season, you start strong!' - Pep jokes with reporter "Pep Guardiola had an entertaining exchange with a journalist who tried to ask him a tricky question about John Stones."...
11:32, 2019-08-17

Tina Turner Musical Is Off to a Strong Start on Broadway A new biographical Broadway musical about Tina Turner is poised to become a big hit, with strong sales in its first few weeks....
04:40, 2019-10-29

Ben Stokes says England players '100 per cent' behind captain Joe Root after slump in form Ben Stokes says Joe Root remains the right man to lead England and that he has the full backing of players and staff to continue in the role....
16:20, 2019-11-27

Scotland collapse, England move on and Totti hits out – Football Weekly Extra Max Rushden, Barry Glendenning, Paolo Bandini and Flo Lloyd-Hughes discuss the latest Women’s World Cup drama, VAR’s increasing prominence, Copa Amér...
19:40, 2019-06-20

J&J's new ketamine-like depression drug Spravato off to 'very, very strong start,' company says The Food and Drug Administration approved Johnson & Johnson's Spravato last month for treatment-resistant depression. J&J on Tuesday said the fi...
18:12, 2019-04-16

Sergio Garcia feels ‘horrible’ despite strong start in US Open PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — The mind games Sergio Garcia plays with himself never cease, and that’s what makes him one of the most compelling figures in g...
10:32, 2019-06-14

iPhone 11 preorders start strong as consumers flock to the Pro models There’s no getting around the fact that iPhone sales over the past few years have been somewhat stagnant at best. This, though, shouldn’t...
00:24, 2019-09-18

Ben Stokes and Joe Root receive New Year's Honours after England's historic Cricket World Cup victory Ben Stokes and other members of England's Cricket World Cup-winning squad have been recognised in a New Year Honours list which also features a large...
00:12, 2019-12-28

23 of the best places to see in South Africa South Africa's natural wonders are glorious. Check out these beautiful pictures of the best places to visit....
05:52, 2019-09-20

People with strong partisan views get more facts wrong on a current events test: survey The report also found Canadians of different political views shared media sources to a larger extent than in the United States....
06:08, 2019-08-08

North Korea fires 'unidentified projectiles' amid missile test fears NORTH Korea is feared to have carried out a fresh missile test after at least two "unidentified projectiles" were detected being launched from the ro...
01:08, 2019-07-25

Expect strong start to 2020 from Dustin Johnson, Patrick Reed The 2020 golf season gets underway this weekend at The Sentry Tournament of Champions at Kapalua in Maui. Only previous-season winners on the PGA Tou...
17:12, 2020-01-01

Fantasy Football Week 14 Start 'Em & Sit 'Em: Carson Wentz closing it out strong Carson Wentz gets all of his weapons back and has a great matchup in Week 14, which makes Jamey Eisenberg willing to buy into a big game for the Eagl...
02:08, 2019-12-05

Formula 3 Paul Ricard: Daruvala win continues Prema's strong start Jehan Daruvala took a second win in three FIA Formula 3 races and maintained Prema Racing's 100% record in the series, with a strong performance in t...
11:48, 2019-06-22

Wendy's serves up a decent start to 2019 with fairly strong comps (WEN) Wendy's (WEN) is ticking modestly higher today (+2%) after reporting Q1 results this morning. Adjust...
16:40, 2019-05-08

Maverick Vinales says Jerez podium down to making rare strong start Yamaha MotoGP rider Maverick Vinales says his Jerez podium, which felt "like a victory", was all down to a rare strong start...
12:52, 2019-05-07

South Asia monsoon: Soldiers die in building collapse as deluge kills dozens in India, Nepal and Bangladesh Seven soldiers have been killed in a building collapse in India as monsoon rainfall continues to claim lives across South Asia....
09:28, 2019-07-15

England already have strong foundations for Rugby World Cup 2023 bid For all teams, the end of a Rugby World Cup is not just the end of a tournament. Playing groups and coaching staffs never stay untouched when it is a...
14:36, 2019-11-04

Mosques in Africa: A test of strength in the Middle East Africa is receiving hundreds of mosques. Be the buildings white, mint-green or sky-blue, the funding often comes from Saudi Arabia, Turkey and Iran. ...
00:20, 2019-12-19

England star Ben Stokes on ignoring personal milestones in heroic Ashes knock: 'I looked at the bigger picture' Ben Stokes said the knowledge that the Ashes would be lost if he failed inspired his extraordinary 135 not out that gave England a miracle one-wicket...
22:56, 2019-08-25

South Africa: 'When I'm surfing, I feel like everything is possible' Mental health is an important topic for young people worldwide. In South Africa, one way young people are coping is with surfing....
02:12, 2020-01-15

THIS JUST IN: WWE Live returns to South Africa! Fans attending WWE Live will see their favourite superstars including Seth Rollins, Becky Lynch and more!...
06:48, 2019-12-04

South Africa's ANC wins reelection The ruling ANC has won South Africa's general election, despite a steep dip in turnout. Corruption scandals and political infighting have seen suppor...
15:28, 2019-05-11

House Hunting in … South Africa In the Cape Town region, the bumpy market is now oversupplied, generating attractive deals for buyers of all kinds....
14:48, 2019-10-30

Two die during heavy rains in South Africa Two people have died amid downpours in an eastern province of South Africa brought down their house, a few months after many were killed in another t...
10:24, 2019-11-12

South Africa's ANC moves toward victory The ruling ANC has won the election with most of the votes counted, despite a steep dip in turnout. Corruption scandals and political infighting have...
20:44, 2019-05-10

Rapping for change in South Africa Rappers discuss reasons for voter apathy as South Africa goes to the polls in national election next month....
08:20, 2019-04-29

A fateful election for South Africa's ANC South Africa goes to the polls on May 8. The elections are gearing up to be a referendum on the ruling ANC party and whether it's done enough to reha...
16:08, 2019-05-06

Andre Ward fears Anthony Yarde isn't prepared for Sergey Kovalev test - EXCLUSIVE THEY say he who dares wins, and Anthony Yarde really is pushing that mantra to the limit by taking on WBO light-heavyweight champion Sergey Kovalev i...
10:40, 2019-07-13

BREAKING: North Korea fires 'unidentified projectile' amid missile test fears NORTH Korea is feared to carried out a fresh missile test as an "unidentified projectile" was detected being launched from the rogue state....
23:56, 2019-07-24

Eoin Morgan hails 'superhuman' England star Ben Stokes and urges young cricket fans to follow his lead Eoin Morgan has paid tribute to World Cup final man of the match Ben Stokes, claiming he is the England player young cricket fans should grow up want...
00:00, 2019-07-15

Dunkin' Brands perks up on strong Q1 results, espresso off to a good start (DNKN) Dunkin' Brands (DNKN), the parent company of Dunkin' Donuts and Baskin-Robbins, is trading modestly...
17:32, 2019-05-02

Dan Evans' strong start to 2020 continues with second round win at the Adelaide International Dan Evans continued his strong start to 2020 with a comfortable victory over Juan Ignacio Lodero in the second round of the Adelaide International....
11:52, 2020-01-13

Ford, Farrell named as England go strong for World Cup opener England coach Eddie Jones selects first-choice side‘The focus has been about getting right for Tonga’George Ford and Owen Farrell have been named tog...
06:04, 2019-09-20

Flu Season Is Off to an Earlier-than-Normal Start, Raising Fears of a Severe Year Flu season in the U.S. is off to an early start—which means a virulent winter may be impending. Influenza activity has been higher than normal ...
17:24, 2019-12-09

Don't start 'wage war' for workers, top executive warns, raising antitrust fears Exclusive: As US job market tightens Bechtel senior vice-president appeared to urge companies not to compete on salaries, arousing ‘real wage-fixing ...
13:44, 2019-10-10

Africa Cup of Nations roundup: Uganda start with unlikely win Uganda have kicked off their Africa Cup of Nations campaign with a 2-0 win over DR Congo, drawing level with hosts Egypt on 3 points in Group A, whil...
21:44, 2019-06-22

WATCH: Sho Madjozi arrives in South Africa after BET win The rapper from Limpopo received a warm welcome when she landed at OR Tambo in Johannesburg....
13:12, 2019-07-01

Germany stroll into last 16 with comfortable win over South Africa Germany sealed top spot in Group B as they eased past South Africa with a 4-0 Women’s World Cup victory in Montpellier on Monday.Following 1-0 wins i...
21:48, 2019-06-17

South Africa's World Cup Debutantes Are Already Legends No matter what happens in France this summer, the players that make up the South Africa women’s national team are already legends....
15:44, 2019-06-06

23 beautiful reasons to visit South Africa South Africa's natural wonders are glorious. Check out these beautiful pictures of the best places to visit....
00:44, 2019-04-23

Life after apartheid: images from the new South Africa Thabiso Sekgala’s solo show features work taken by the late South African photographer offering nuanced, alternative narratives about life in contemp...
09:12, 2019-08-20

South Africa votes in general election President Cyril Ramaphosa is hoping that his African National Congress (ANC) keep their comfortable majority in the parliament. The party has won a m...
10:20, 2019-05-08

South Africa get first World Cup win in comfortable fashion "South Africa finally got a World Cup win under their belt as they eased to a nine-wicket triumph over Afghanistan at Sophia Gardens on Saturday to k...
21:56, 2019-06-15

South Africa’s economy plummets by most in about a decade JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa says its economy dropped by the largest amount in about a decade, hurting newly elected President Cyril Ramaphosa...
13:20, 2019-06-04

South Africa votes in parliamentary election President Cyril Ramaphosa is hoping that his African National Congress (ANC) keep their comfortable majority in the parliament. The party has won a m...
07:28, 2019-05-08

'Love Island' heading to South Africa The popular ITV reality show, 'Love Island' is heading to South Africa to film a winter edition....
13:16, 2019-07-24

Everything we know about your new Miss South Africa - Zozibini Tunzi Zozibini currently resides in Gardens, but her home is Tsolo, eSdwadweni in the Eastern Cape....
21:28, 2019-08-09

Boy, 2, mauled to death by leopard in South Africa A two-year-old boy has been mauled to death by a leopard in South Africa's Kruger National Park....
15:20, 2019-06-06

Apartheid South Africa from both sides – in pictures A remarkable new show brings together the work of white South African photographer David Goldblatt with that of Ernest Cole – one the country’s first...
08:36, 2019-12-06

Ethiopia asks South Africa to help with dam problems South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has accepted the task, saying: "There must be a in which a solution can be found." Egyptian officials have oc...
19:04, 2020-01-12

Remember these Mr South Africa winners from the past? Did you know that the male pageant has launched the careers for several successful personalities including Michael Mol (Top Billing), Dieter Voigt (P...
11:04, 2019-06-20

This is where and when you watch Miss South Africa next week We've got you covered on all the details for the spectacular Miss South Africa 2019 pageant....
12:32, 2019-07-31

AFCON last-16 live: Egypt v South Africa "Live text updates on the Africa Cup of Nations last-16 clash between Egypt and South Africa."...
20:28, 2019-07-06

Refugee anger boiling over in South Africa Refugees in Cape Town are protesting increased xenophobia. But demonstrations have been violently broken up and now migrants are seeking shelter in a...
18:48, 2019-11-04

PICS: Here are the contestants for Mr South Africa 2020 Pictures of 95 local men who are in the running to walk away with the title of Mr South Africa 2020 have been shared on the organisation's official I...
17:20, 2019-10-11

Meet the Mrs South Africa top 25 finalists for 2019 The crowning of new Tammy Taylor Mrs South Africa will take place at Emperor's Palace on 8 November....
07:04, 2019-07-09

More than 60 dead in South Africa after heavy rains At least 60 people have been killed and more than 1,000 have fled their homes after heavy rains caused flooding and mudslides along South Africa's ea...
19:08, 2019-04-24

More than 50 dead in South Africa after heavy rains More than 50 people were killed in southern and eastern parts of South Africa after heavy rains caused flooding and mudslides, authorities said on We...
10:52, 2019-04-24

This is where and when you can watch Miss South Africa next week We've got you covered on all the details for the spectacular Miss South Africa 2019 pageant....
14:16, 2019-07-31

South Africa's PPC bows to environmental regulations South African cement company PPC said on Friday it expects to pay as much as 120 million rand ($8.5 million) per year due to the new carbon tax and ...
18:28, 2019-06-28

Baboon wandering through suburbs in South Africa A large baboon has been spotted wandering loose in the Johannesburg, South Africa area and was most recently seen perched on the roof of a hotel....
17:24, 2019-11-11

Amid fears of a missile test, Trump jokes Kim Jong Un's Christmas gift to him could be a 'beautiful vase' BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images President Donald Trump on Tuesday joked that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un might send him a "beautiful vase" fo...
17:56, 2019-12-24

Box Office: 'Little Women,' 'Uncut Gems' Start Strong as 'Rise of Skywalker' Remains Victorious LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - The holiday box office proved fruitful for a wide variety of movies as overall ticket sales reached $200 million over th...
19:24, 2019-12-29

Australian Open chief insists event will start on time despite health fears Australian Open organisers are confident the tournament will start on time despite continuing health concerns over Melbourne's air quality from bushf...
15:40, 2020-01-16

Freddie Ljungberg plays down Nicolas Pepe fears after slow start at Arsenal Arsenal interim head coach Freddie Ljungberg insists Nicolas Pepe is not suffering from a crisis of confidence....
23:52, 2019-12-04

South Park has a vaccination rodeo, and Randy tries to get his Tegridy back in a strong 300th episode It’s been just shy of a decade since South Park’s 200th episode, and considering how much controversy that episode stirred, as well as just how perfe...
11:25, 2019-10-10

Pope-pourri: Jude Law, John Malkovich offer dueling takes in HBO's 'The New Pope' After Pope Pius XIII collapsed and fell into a coma in HBO's 'The Young Pope,' the Vatican picks a successor (John Malkovich) in 'The New Pope.' ...
15:20, 2020-01-12

England's trip to Bulgaria marred by terrace racism fears England footballers may walk off the pitch against Bulgaria if they hear racism from the stands. Part of the stadium in Sofia will be closed after pr...
18:28, 2019-10-11

Rise in recruitment of child soldiers raises fresh fears over South Sudan Growing number of young fighters combined with sexual violence and ethnic tensions threatens return to civil war, UN warnsUN investigators have warne...
16:12, 2019-09-18

England Cricket World Cup final star Ben Stokes: I told myself, 'don't try and be a hero!' England's Cricket World Cup star Ben Stokes has revealed what was going through his mind during the conclusion of Sunday's epic final against New Zea...
19:28, 2019-07-15

Specsavers to offer England's Jack Leach 'free glasses for life' after Ben Stokes tweet Specsavers look to have granted Ashes hero Ben Stokes' request to offer Jack Leach free glasses for life after his role in England's unlikely third T...
00:12, 2019-08-26

West Africa's new currency, the Eco: Rebrand or fresh start? In 2020, the region is set to get a long-discussed new currency: the Eco. Many Africans are pleased — but there is a lot of work ahead, say experts w...
22:04, 2019-12-23

Riyad Mahrez dropped from Man City's Community Shield squad over fears of failing a drugs test Pep Guardiola has revealed he left Riyad Mahrez out of his Community Shield squad over fears he would fail a drugs test....
22:56, 2019-08-04

Two more swine fever outbreaks detected in South Africa Two more outbreaks of African swine fever were detected in South Africa in April, its agriculture ministry said, following a spate of the disease in ...
17:28, 2019-05-06

Supremacists no real threat to South Africa, analyst says Four members of a white supremacist group appeared in court in South Africa today, accused of planning terrorist acts against black people. The polic...
18:12, 2019-12-02

South Africa's Zuma denies being 'king of corruption' Ex-President Jacob Zuma has appeared in court, claiming to have been the victim of a campaign of vilification. He faces corruption charges over milit...
13:44, 2019-07-15

Arnold Schwarzenegger assaulted during event in South Africa JOHANNESBURG (AP) — New video shows actor Arnold Schwarzenegger being assaulted during a public appearance in South Africa. The video posted by broad...
18:16, 2019-05-18

South Africa’s Ramaphosa starts crackdown on corruption JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South African President-elect Cyril Ramaphosa is showing signs of cracking down on corruption Wednesday as the country’s ne...
16:44, 2019-05-22

U.S. pitted against Britain, France, South Africa, others at U.N. over abortion The United States told the U.N. Security Council on Tuesday that it opposed references to sexual and reproductive health and the safe termination of ...
20:12, 2019-10-29

Women's World Cup: South Africa vs. Germany live Having already booked their place in the Round of 16, Germany are out to clinch top spot in Group B as they put their perfect record to the test agai...
17:56, 2019-06-17

South Africa's Karoo drills and prays as taps run dry South Africa's Karoo region has always been parched - it means land of thirst in the language of its earliest inhabitants, the Khoisan hunter gathere...
09:52, 2019-11-29

South Africa: the state of the arts 25 years after apartheid South Africa's young democracy is viewed throughout the world as an exemplary pluralistic rainbow nation. But as the country approaches its most impo...
10:20, 2019-05-08

Schwarzenegger 'will not press charges' over South Africa attack The actor says he will not press charges after being attacked at a public event in South Africa....
09:20, 2019-05-20

Arnold Schwarzenegger kicked during appearance in South Africa The 71-year-old quickly recovered and said, “I’m just glad the idiot didn’t interrupt my Snapchat.”...
22:36, 2019-05-18

Arnold Schwarzenegger attacked at event in South Africa Bodybuilder and actor Arnold Schwarzenegger has been attacked whilst out at an event in South Africa, footage shows....
18:36, 2019-05-18

WATCH: Meet your new Miss South Africa 2019 This year's event will broadcast live on M-Net (DStv 101) and Mzansi Magic (DStv 161) from 17:00....
19:20, 2019-08-09

Ramaphosa takes oath as South Africa’s president PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Cyril Ramaphosa has been sworn in for a five-year term as South Africa’s president. He took the oath of office on...
11:44, 2019-05-25

Bangladesh v South Africa: Cricket World Cup – live! Live updates from from The Oval, 10.30am (BST) startTanya Aldred: World Cup is perfect fit for summer’s lazy days Feel free to email Rob 11.03am BST ...
12:24, 2019-06-02

Heinrich Gabler crowned Mr South Africa 2019 - Here's everything we know about him The primary school teacher had a particularly rough start in life but proved that with a push in the right direction, dedication and talent, you can ...
10:28, 2019-06-09

South Africa v China: Women's World Cup – live! Women’s World Cup updates from the Group B gameCheck out the latest Golden Boot standingsAnd you can email Niall here or tweet him here 7.49pm BST He...
21:04, 2019-06-13

South Africa struggles to combat its problems with violence Criminality seems to have become an established part of society in the rainbow nation. Murder, rape and xenophobia have painted a dark picture of Sou...
15:52, 2019-09-21

Is South Africa's most fertile farmland under threat from developers? Farmers fear development of Cape Town’s Philippi urban farmlands could cost them their livelihoods and worsen the city’s already extreme food inequal...
08:25, 2019-10-23

South Africa’s president names Cabinet that is 50% women JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa’s president has named a Cabinet that is 50% women, making the country one of few in the world to be “gen...
21:44, 2019-05-29

South Africa edge neighbours Namibia to make last 16 "South Africa\u0027s Bongani Zungu scored with a header from a second-half corner to secure a 1-0 win over Namibia on Friday and his country\u0027s f...
10:28, 2019-06-29

Ethiopia asks South Africa to help to resolve dam dispute South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has accepted the task, saying that a solution was surely possible. Egyptian officials have occasionally threa...
19:52, 2020-01-12

South Africa's president unveils leaner government Women fill half of positions in Cyril Ramaphosa’s new cabinet in rejig that critics call ‘evolution, not revolution’Cyril Ramaphosa has announced a s...
23:00, 2019-05-29

South Africa closes embassies in Nigeria after threats South Africa has temporarily closed its embassies in Abuja and Lagos following retaliatory violence carried out against South African businesses in N...
12:36, 2019-09-05

South Africa: Rugby win unites a divided nation In South Africa, the atmosphere is still euphoric after the country's third Rugby World Cup win. For a moment, the country's troubles seem to be forg...
17:40, 2019-11-06

Rare 'strawberry' leopard spotted in South Africa A couple captured stunning images of a rare “strawberry” leopard feasting on a dead giraffe at a South African game reserve. ...
20:04, 2019-08-19

Xenophobia in South Africa strains international relations Outrage is growing among Africans everywhere after a new spate of xenophobic attacks in South Africa. Politicians and citizens alike are caling on So...
17:52, 2019-09-03

Spain downs South Africa 3-1 for 1st Women’s World Cup win LE HAVRE, France (AP) — Spain won a game at the Women’s World Cup for the first time, beating South Africa 3-1 on Saturday behind two penalty k...
20:40, 2019-06-08

Opinion: South Africa’s new government: compromise over renewal After days of speculation, South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa has formed his new government. His cabinet shows a clear intent of reform, but it...
17:56, 2019-05-30

'They don't get it': South Africa's scarred ANC faces voter anger Divided party faces ‘deep moral crisis’ despite anticipated victory in election in MayMajor Mgxaji, a retired union official in the poor township of ...
12:52, 2019-05-01

South Africa slings back the fynbos-flavored gin Last year, gin consumption in South Africa grew by an astonishing 50 percent, to half a pint for every man, woman and child. No wonder that distiller...
19:00, 2019-06-28

South Africa’s ruling ANC set to celebrate election victory JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa’s ruling African National Congress is preparing to celebrate its win in national elections, with the formal an...
11:16, 2019-05-11

Scientists discover entirely new mineral hiding out in South Africa We generally have a pretty solid grasp of what kinds of materials exist in Earth’s crust, but despite centuries of study, sometimes our planet ...
04:16, 2019-09-24