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eNCA | Everton sign defender Digne from Barcelona

JOHANNESBURG – Everton have signed defender Lucas Digne from Spanish champions Barcelona on a five-year contract, the Premier League club said on Wednesday. The 25-year-old France international joins Everton after two seasons in Barcelona, where he made 46 appearances across all competitions, as the Nou Camp outfit won the La Liga last term and retained […]

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eNCA | Lions stars who could influence Super Rugby final

JOHANNESBURG – The Lions will be up against the odds when they take on the Crusaders in this Saturday’s Super Rugby final in Christchurch, but they do have several X-factors players who will be looking to inspire an upset victory. Here’s a look at five Lions players to watch: Malcolm Marx The Springbok hooker recently […]

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eNCA | Man United holds on to beat Real Madrid

MIAMI – Jose Mourinho was finally given something to smile about as a tempestuous trip to the United States ended with Man United’s 2-1 win over former club Real Madrid thanks to first-half strikes from Alexis Sanchez and Ander Herrera. Mourinho has cut a miserable figure during their two week trip to the United States, […]

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eNCA | US Open champ Stephens makes triumphant hardcourt start

WASHINGTON – Reigning US Open champion Sloane Stephens began the summer hardcourt campaign ahead of defending her Flushing Meadows crown by beating Bethanie Mattek-Sands 7-5, 6-4 Tuesday at the WTA and ATP Washington Open. .@SloaneStephens‘ forehand shot has been — today! #CitiOpen pic.twitter.com/1JRWZJOUpw — WTA (@WTA) July 31, 2018 Third-ranked Stephens, who captured her first […]