Posts Tagged Africa

Wallie Coetsee leads Joburg Open

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Wallie Coetsee took a one-shot lead at the Joburg Open after a 6-under 65 on Friday put him 12 under par and at the front of a group of South Africans.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , ,

Nic Henning equals course record to lead Joburg Open

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nic Henning made seven birdies and an eagle and equaled the course record with his 9-under 62 for the first-round lead at the Joburg Open on Thursday.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , ,

AP Interview: Coe says track and field must look beyond Bolt

This is a Monday, March 11, 2013  file photo of Chairman of the London Olympic organizing committee, LOCOG, Sebastian Coe, as he holds up his Laureus Lifetime Achievement Award trophy as he poses for pictures the Laureus World Sports Awards in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil . It’s no secret that Sebastian Coe is a good friend of Usain Bolt. A photo of them together in Jamaica appears on both their Twitter pages this week, Bolt’s hand resting casually on Coe’s shoulder. The 100-meter world record holder describes Coe as “Good Company” in the post. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana, File)

STELLENBOSCH, South Africa (AP) — It’s no secret that Sebastian Coe is a good friend of Usain Bolt.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Egypt soccer league to restart matches, but without fans

CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian authorities have decided to allow soccer matches to resume in closed stadiums without fans following a 40-day mourning period.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , ,