SOLIDARITY TAKES SPORT DEPT TO COURT OVER TRANSFORMATION CHARTER

JOHANNESBURG – Trade union Solidarity is taking the Department of Sport and Recreation to the Labour Court on Wednesday for what it says is the unlawful implementation of the transformation charter. The department set out transformation objectives for 6 of its federations that they should have 50% black African player illustration. Solidarity is aiming to […]

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Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC neighborhood radio; text remark on the BBC Sport website Roma pass into their Champions League remaining-sixteen tie with Porto amid hypothesis over manager Eusebio di Francesco’s future. Reports in Italy propose the forty nine-yr-old may be sacked if his facet loses to their Portuguese opponents on Wednesday. […]

University of Suffolk: ‘Sport buddies’ raise mental health

Students have started a “game pal” scheme to tackle isolation and mental health troubles at a college. The University of Suffolk Students’ Union scheme gives six free sessions to those with difficulties and arranges for a volunteer to accompany them. Co-ordinator Tiffany Evripidou stated they desired to “intervene” before mental fitness became a problem. The […]

Doping in bridge is a reminder that no sport will ever be free of cheating

Geir Helgemo is from time to time called “the horrific boy of the bridge.” And, to be fair to the smiley 49-12 months-vintage Norwegian, he does stay as much as his billing, seeming in my view invested in bringing drama to a sport wherein the typical age of players (as a minimum inside the US, […]

Sport on TV this week: the highlights for UK viewers

Monday Partick Thistle v Hearts – Scottish Cup region-very last, 7.05pm (BBC Scotland) Sheffield Wednesday v Sheffield United – Championship, 7.45pm (Sky Sports Football or Main Event) Severn Stars v Saracens Mavericks – Netball Superleague, 6.45pm (Sky Sports Action, Mix) Leganés v Levante – La Liga, 8 pm (Eleven Sports 1 or Premier Sports 1) […]