Portugal's Sporting Lisbon have lodged a protest with European soccer's governing body UEFA and demanded a rematch with Schalke 04 after a last-gasp penalty gave the Germans a 4-3 win in their Champions League game on Tuesday.
The good news is that the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB) will, according to their release yesterday, “assure Cricket SA (CSA) that it will use its best endeavours to ensure a successful tour of SA as scheduled”.
South Africa's Lee-Anne Pace built her season around this week, and it paid off when she beat England's Holly Clyburn in a playoff to win the Cell C South African Women's Open at San Lameer Country Club in KweaZulu Natal on Sunday.
Ross Brawn and Stefano Domenicali, the former Mercedes and Ferrari team principals, are among a group of senior figures who will start work next week on improving safety in Formula One in the wake of Jules Bianchi's horrific accident.
Travel experts at Lonely Planet have gazed into their crystal balls and come up with lists of the top 10 cities, regions and countries to visit in 2015, giving top nods to Singapore, Washington DC, and the Gallipoli Peninsula in Turkey.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel called Thursday on Russia to fully respect a ceasefire deal in eastern Ukraine, hours before she was due to meet President Vladimir Putin for a renewed diplomatic push to resolve the crisis.
Earlier yesterday, I was en route to OR Tambo International Airport to embark on a flight to Cape Town. I had just passed through the tunnel leading from the R59 onto the N12 East in the Alberton area.