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    South Africa youth unemployment a ‘national crisis’: president

    Reuters . Cape Town | Updated at 12:00am on June 17, 2019

    Youth unemployment in South Africa has become a ‘national crisis’, president Cyril Ramaphosa said on Sunday at an event commemorating youth activism during the apartheid...

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    Off-form Amla makes South Africa World Cup squad

    Reuters . Cape Town | Updated at 06:56pm on April 18, 2019

    South Africa have included off-form opening batsman Hashim Amla in their squad for the Cricket World Cup in England and Wales starting next month, but...

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    SA close to knowing squad

    Reuters . Cape Town | Updated at 12:00am on April 05, 2019

    South Africa coach Ottis Gibson knows the players he wants to travel to England for the Cricket World Cup, but injuries and loss of form...

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    SA on top after Paks bowled out easily

    Reuters . Cape Town | Updated at 12:00am on January 04, 2019

    Opener Aiden Markram made a return to form as he scored 78 to help South Africa into a strong position on the opening day of...

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    Two killed in knife attack at mosque in South Africa

    Reuters . Cape Town | Updated at 12:05am on June 15, 2018

    Two worshippers were stabbed to death and another two injured on Thursday at a mosque near South Africa’s tourist city of Cape Town by an...

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    Selection headache for SA

    Reuters . Cape Town | Updated at 12:10am on January 03, 2018

    South Africa have a selection conundrum as they consider their team to face India in the first Test on Friday with veteran bowler Dale Steyn...

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    Depleted South Africa not taking Bangladesh lightly

    Reuters . Cape Town | Updated at 10:04pm on September 26, 2017

    South Africa will be hoping to ease new coach Ottis Gibson into his job in a two-Test series against Bangladesh where the home side defend...

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    De Villiers scoffs at retirement talk

    Reuters . Cape Town | Updated at 11:55pm on January 17, 2017

    South Africa batsman AB de Villiers has ruled himself out of the team’s three-Test series in New Zealand in March, but insists he is not...

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    South Africa 6 wkts away from victory

    Reuters . Cape Town | Updated at 11:25pm on January 04, 2017

    South Africa need six more wickets with two days still to play to win the second Test against Sri Lanka, who closed the third day...

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    Newlands’ wicket favours Proteas

    Reuters . Cape Town | Updated at 11:31pm on January 01, 2017

    Another seam-friendly wicket stacks the odds overwhelmingly in favour of hosts South Africa when they take on Sri Lanka in the second Test at Newlands,...