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Pirates goalkeeper Brighton Mhlongo will make his senior international debut in a Bafana team that has seven changes for the friendly against Ghana.

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We asked members of the Orlando Sentinel staff to share some of their memories of Arnold Palmer. Mulligan and more Arnold Palmer had a pet dog in his Bay Hill office. Its name was "Mulligan." Perfect.
Arnold Palmer's vast legacy isn't found just in his hallowed golf career, charity work and family. You'll find it inside of a glass as well. Palmer may not have been the first to mix iced tea and lemo
What made Arnold Palmer such an object of admiration? We originally made a list of 86 reasons for his 86th birthday. We figured we'd update it when turned 100. Sadly, we'll never see that day. But we
Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper Denis Onyango said the knee he received to his head that forced him from the field in Sunday night’s second leg of the Caf Champions League final was accidental.
This game could have gone on for days and nobody would have scored.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho told his Chelsea counterpart Antonio Conte that his antics in whipping up the crowd during the London club's 4-0 victory Sunday were "humiliating," according to
Recuperating South African Football Association (Safa) technical director and former Bafana Bafana captain Neil Tovey has expressed his gratitude to the nation for the overwhelming support he
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane thanked Orlando Pirates and Bidvest Wits for the role they played in his side winning the Caf Champions League.
Pre-season did not go well for Samir Nasri. His name was on Pep Guardiola’s tactics board, but under the heading ‘must get shot of before the season starts’ somewhere between Yaya Toure and Joe Hart
Undrafted out of Cal-Irvine, the center is likely destined for Grand Rapids in the D-League        
The Boston Celtics are back, and there’s a different feeling in the air on Causeway Street. After a whirlwind offseason... Read More »
Michigan has been chasing Willie Gay, the nation's No. 8-ranked outside linebacker, for a while.        
Bulgaria’s tennis player Grigor Dimitrov (ranked 18th in the ATP world rankings) has announced that he will participate in the tennis tournament in Sofia with prize money to the amount of EUR 520,070.
Free Press sports writers Dave Birkett and Carlos Monarrez break down the Lions' 20-17 win over Washington on Sunday, Oct. 23 at Ford Field, and wonder whether the success is sustainable. Video by Car
The Sports Xchange The PGA Tour is moving into South Korea next year, adding a third official event in Asia.
By Guy Curtright, The Sports Xchange ATLANTA -- It took a comeback and overtime, but the San Diego Chargers have consecutive wins for the first time since November of the 2014 season.
The Sports Xchange Austin Dillon had to finish no more than five positions behind Denny Hamlin to secure a spot in the Chase.
Tottenham midfielder Moussa Sissoko has been charged by the FA following his elbow on Harry Arter against Bournemouth this weekend.
Tottenham Hotspur captain Hugo Lloris has admitted they are struggling to break down defensive teams after drawing 0-0 at Bournemouth and urged his teammates to solve the problem.
Arsenal take on Reading in the fourth round of the EFL Cup on Tuesday night and the squad prepared for the clash with a final training session on Monday morning.
By Eric Gilmore, The Sports Xchange SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers were running out of healthy running backs just four games into the season.
The Sports Xchange The Cleveland Indians tabbed ace right-hander Corey Kluber to pitch Game 1 when the World Series matchup with the Chicago Cubs begins Tuesday in Cleveland.
By Bucky Dent, The Sports Xchange NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Adam Vinatieri is getting older. And better.
By Amanda Vincent, The Sports Xchange TALLADEGA, Ala. -- Joey Logano repeated as winner of the Hellmann's 500 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway.
'Talking to (Notre Dame coach) Brian Kelly wasn’t fun. It wasn’t cool. (Jim) Harbaugh has an open-door policy.'        
Mike Ford has been appointed to take charge of first-team affairs at three-time European champions Toulon. Ford initially joined the club as backs coach earlier this season.
By Phillip Heilman, The Sports Xchange JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- The Oakland Raiders proved again Sunday that they have no problem traveling to the East Coast this season.
After nine games this season, Arsene Wenger has predicted that 86 points will be enough to win the Premier League. The Arsenal boss pledged a focus on fine details in the title charge.
By Bucky Dent, The Sports Xchange NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Andrew Luck said the feeling of a winning locker room in the moments after a game like Sunday's is almost addicting.
By Walter Villa, The Sports Xchange MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Miami Dolphins center Mike Pouncey said he can't stop smiling when anyone mentions Jay Ajayi.
By Kevin Noonan, The SportsXchange PHILADELPHIA -- Most of the pre-game hype was about the quarterbacks - one who used to play for the Philadelphia Eagles and one who still does.
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Ernst Middendorp claims he is being “hunted” by the Premier Soccer League after receiving four different summons to appear before the disciplinary committee.

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