Archive for Category: "Sport"

Soccer-Cameroon hold Russia to to goalless draw in Salzburg

Soccer-Cameroon hold Russia to to goalless draw in Salzburg

Cameroon held Russia to a 0-0 draw and almost won with a late header that hit the post in a friendly in the Alpine city of Salzburg on Tuesday.

Cameroun: championnat d’Afrique de boxe

Cameroun: championnat d’Afrique de boxe

Les pugilistes camerounais ont dominé leurs adversaires hier après-midi à Yaoundé lors du 17ème championnat d’Afrique amateur.

Le Cameroun au championnat du monde de pétanque

Le Cameroun au championnat du monde de pétanque

La 3ème édition du championnat d’Afrique des Nations de pétanque s’est achevée dimanche dernier, au club France de Yaoundé,

Ghana brush Congo aside on Essien’s comeback

Ghana brush Congo aside on Essien’s comeback

Michael Essien marked his international return from an 18-month absence by playing a leading role in Ghana’s 3-1 African Nations Cup qualifying victory over Congo on Friday.

Semenya back on track and enjoying life

Semenya back on track and enjoying life

South African runner Caster Semenya seems to finally be enjoying life again after a tumultuous two years in which the high of world championship glory was offset by the low of questions over her gender.

Pressure mounts on FIFA over scandal; Blatter

Pressure mounts on FIFA over scandal; Blatter

Two heavyweight sponsors turned up the heat on FIFA over a deepening corruption scandal while the world soccer body’s president,

City’s Toure banned but can play from September

City’s Toure banned but can play from September

Manchester City defender Kolo Toure can resume playing in September after being handed a backdated six-month ban

South Africa no bid for 2020 Olympic

South Africa no bid for 2020 Olympic

South Africa ended speculation on Thursday when the government said there will be no bid to host the 2020 Summer Olympic.

North African clubs handed heavy fines and spectator bans

North African clubs handed heavy fines and spectator bans

Egyptian giants Al Ahli and Tunisia’s Club Africain have been handed stiff fines and ordered to play games behind closed doors as a result of fan violence last weekend.

Gabon: CAN 2012: le pari sera-t-il tenu?

Gabon: CAN 2012: le pari sera-t-il tenu?

Si les préparatifs de la CAN 2012 paraissent bien avancés en Guinée équatoriale, le Gabon va devoir accélérer la cadence,

Hayatou denies he sought money for World Cup vote

Hayatou denies he sought money for World Cup vote

Confederation of African Football president Issa Hayatou has denied allegations he was paid to vote for Qatar’s successful 2022 World Cup bid, adding he was reserving his right to seek legal redress.

South African Aiken back on top after seven-week break

South African Aiken back on top after seven-week break

South African Thomas Aiken mastered the Spanish Open winds on Friday to fashion a one-shot lead with a four-under 68 in the second round.

CAN junior: le Nigéria remporte la finale

CAN junior: le Nigéria remporte la finale

C’est en battant le Cameroun 3 à 2 que le Nigeria a remporté sa sixième Coupe d’Afrique des nations dans la catégorie des juniors.

CAN U-20: le Cameroun en finale

C’est aux tirs aux buts (4-2) que les Lionceaux ont fait tomber les jeunes Pharaons au Dobsonville stadium de Soweto. Le Cameroun disputera la finale de la 17ème édition de la Can junior Orange 2011.

Semenya targets 1500 at London Olympics

Caster Semenya, South Africa’s 800 metres world champion, has also targeted the 1500 at this year’s world championships and the 2012 London Olympics.