Afrikaner people http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/23449/all en Golf-Durban first for defending champion Grace http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130107/golf-durban-first-defending-champion-grace <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>Jan 7 (Reuters) - Branden Grace, who won four times last year after graduating from the European Tour's Qualifying School, will venture into uncharted territory at the Volvo Golf Champions event in South Africa starting on Thursday.</p> <p>The South African has never gone into a tournament as defending champion and this week in Durban he faces strong competition from a field including major winners Ernie Els, Louis Oosthuizen, Padraig Harrington, Darren Clarke, Retief Goosen, Jose Maria Olazabal and Paul Lawrie.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130107/golf-durban-first-defending-champion-grace" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people Branden Grace Contact Details Ernie Els Golf Person Attributes PGA European Tour Professional golf tours Quotation Retief Goosen Technology U.S. Open Volvo Golf Champions Thomson Reuters Mon, 07 Jan 2013 14:04:13 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731320 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports Schedule at 0001 GMT on Tuesday Jan 8 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/reuters-sports-schedule-at-0001-gmt-tuesday-jan-8 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p><body></body></p> <p>Reuters sports schedule at 0001 GMT on Tuesday:</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>GOLF</p> <p>PGA Tour: Hyundai Tournament of Champions (to 8)</p> <p>Weather-hit 2013 season opener heading for a Tuesday finish</p> <p>With high winds making the Plantation Course unplayable over the first three scheduled days at the Kapalua Resort in Hawaii, organisers aim to play 36 holes on Monday and 18 on Tuesday in a season-opening event cut to 54 holes. (GOLF-PGA/, expect update by 0600 GMT/1 AM ET, 400 words)</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/reuters-sports-schedule-at-0001-gmt-tuesday-jan-8" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people Company Location Golf Natural Disaster Retief Goosen Thomson Reuters Mon, 07 Jan 2013 14:09:57 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731345 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports Schedule at 0001 GMT on Wednesday Jan 9 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/reuters-sports-schedule-at-0001-gmt-wednesday-jan-9 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Reuters sports schedule at 0001 GMT on Wednesday:</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>SOCCER</p> <p>Reuters will be moving an extensive African Nations Cup preview package over the next nine days. It starts on Jan. 9 with factboxes on the four teams in Group A - Angola, Cape Verde Islands, Morocco and hosts South Africa. (SOCCER-AFRICA/NATIONS, moving at 0300 GMT/22:00 ET, by Mark Gleeson, 400 words)</p> <p>- -</p> <p>Spanish Kings Cup last 16 (2030 unless stated)</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130108/reuters-sports-schedule-at-0001-gmt-wednesday-jan-9" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people Golf Louis Oosthuizen Thomson Reuters Tue, 08 Jan 2013 14:09:24 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731596 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports Schedule at 0600 GMT on Wednesday Jan 9 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/reuters-sports-schedule-at-0600-gmt-wednesday-jan-9 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Reuters sports schedule at 0600 GMT on Wednesday:</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>SOCCER</p> <p>Reuters moved an extensive African Nations Cup preview package over the next nine days. It starts on Jan. 9 with factboxes on the four teams in Group A - Angola, Cape Verde Islands, Morocco and hosts South Africa. (SOCCER-AFRICA/NATIONS, moved at 0300 GMT/10 PM ET, by Mark Gleeson, 400 words)</p> <p>- -</p> <p>Spanish Kings Cup last 16 (2030 unless stated)</p> <p>Sevilla v Real Mallorca (1830)</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130109/reuters-sports-schedule-at-0600-gmt-wednesday-jan-9" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people Ernie Els Golf Thomson Reuters Wed, 09 Jan 2013 06:30:03 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5731976 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Golf-Hot putter puts Thongchai clear in windy Durban http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/update-1-golf-hot-putter-puts-thongchai-clear-windy-durban <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Adds details, quotes)</p> <p>* Thai leads Volvo Champions event on 65</p> <p>* Els and Oosthuizen share second spot</p> <p>By Michael Todt</p> <p>DURBAN, Jan 10 (Reuters) - Thailand's Thongchai Jaidee wielded a hot putter as he fired a seven-under-par 65 in blustery conditions to seize a three-stroke lead after the first round of the Volvo Golf Champions on Thursday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130110/update-1-golf-hot-putter-puts-thongchai-clear-windy-durban" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people Golf Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Thu, 10 Jan 2013 16:30:03 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5732700 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Jamieson five clear in wet Durban as Oosthuizen slips up http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/golf-jamieson-five-clear-wet-durban-oosthuizen-slips <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Michael Todt</p> <p>DURBAN, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Britain's Scott Jamieson capitalised on a rare bad round from 2010 British Open champion Louis Oosthuizen with a four-under-par 68 to seize a five-stroke lead in the Volvo Golf Champions on Saturday.</p> <p>Second-round leader Oosthuizen's poor front nine of 40 on his way to a 74 left him in a three-way share of second at 10-under (206) with Frenchman Julien Quesne (67) and Thongchai Jaidee (73).</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/golf-jamieson-five-clear-wet-durban-oosthuizen-slips" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people Golf Professional golf tours Scott Jamieson Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 18:15:14 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733621 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-Oosthuizen reels in Jamieson to win by one in Durban http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130113/golf-oosthuizen-reels-jamieson-win-one-durban <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>DURBAN, Jan 13 (Reuters) - World number six Louis Oosthuizen fired a six-under-par 66 to overhaul third-round leader Scott Jamieson and win the Volvo Golf Champions by one shot on Sunday.</p> <p>Jamieson had held a five-stroke advantage after 54 holes but seven birdies from the 2010 British Open champion Oosthuizen gave him a sixth European Tour win on 16-under 272 ahead of Briton Jamieson (72), who nearly holed a chip at the 18th to force a playoff. (Edited by Tom Pilcher)</p> Afrikaner people Golf Louis Oosthuizen Thomson Reuters Sun, 13 Jan 2013 15:00:04 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5733808 at http://www.globalpost.com REFILE-UPDATE 1-Cricket-South Africa secure series win over New Zealand http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/refile-update-1-cricket-south-africa-secure-series-win-over-new <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Changes fifth wicket partnership to 98 in 7th para)</p> <p>PORT ELIZABETH, South Africa, Jan 14 (Reuters) - South Africa completed a 2-0 series win over New Zealand on Monday after thumping the visitors by an innings and 193 runs on the fourth day of the second test.</p> <p>Fast bowler Dale Steyn claimed innings figures of three for 48 and match figures of eight for 65, as New Zealand were bowled out for 211 in their second innings half an hour before lunch.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/refile-update-1-cricket-south-africa-secure-series-win-over-new" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people Cricket Morné Morkel Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 12:15:33 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5734101 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-More majors on smooth-swinging Oosthuizen's radar http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/golf-more-majors-smooth-swinging-oosthuizens-radar <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 14 (Reuters) - World number four Louis Oosthuizen's swing leaves commentators and fans purring with delight and after racking up his sixth European Tour win on Sunday the only thing on the South African's mind is winning more majors.</p> <p>Oosthuizen ran away with the 2010 British Open to claim his first major title by seven shots and while the 30-year-old has yet to win in the United States, he is eyeing another big trophy in 2013.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/golf-more-majors-smooth-swinging-oosthuizens-radar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people Golf Louis Oosthuizen Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 14:45:14 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5734159 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Cricket-Franklin steers New Zealand to unexpected win http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/cricket-mcclenaghan-and-williamson-topple-south-africa-208 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Michael Todt</p> <p>PAARL, Jan 19 (Reuters) - A superb rear-guard knock of 47 not out from James Franklin helped New Zealand pull off an improbable one-wicket victory against South Africa in the first one-day international on Saturday.</p> <p>New Zealand, who elected to field first, bowled out South Africa for 208 on a slow pitch after debutant Mitchell McClenaghan and off-spinner Kane Williamson stifled the hosts by taking four wickets apiece. Faf Du Plessis (57) was the only South African to reach the half-century mark.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/cricket-mcclenaghan-and-williamson-topple-south-africa-208" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people BJ Watling Brendon McCullum Cricket Francois du Plessis Thomson Reuters Sat, 19 Jan 2013 14:00:40 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5736562 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket-South Africa v New Zealand - second ODI scoreboard http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/cricket-south-africa-v-new-zealand-second-odi-scoreboard <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>KIMBERLEY, Jan 22 (Reuters) - Scoreboard from the second one-day international between South Africa and New Zealand on Tuesday.</p> <p>South Africa won the toss and elected to bowl</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/cricket-south-africa-v-new-zealand-second-odi-scoreboard" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people Cricket Twenty20 cricket Thomson Reuters Tue, 22 Jan 2013 22:00:34 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5738038 at http://www.globalpost.com Golf-European Tour Race to Dubai money list http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/golf-european-tour-race-dubai-money-list <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 4 (Reuters) - Leading money winners on the 2013 European Tour Race to Dubai on Monday: 1. Scott Jamieson (Scotland) 436,205 euros 2. Jamie Donaldson (Wales) 385,750 3. Louis Oosthuizen (South Africa) 363,991 4. Chris Wood (England) 329,522 5. Thorbjorn Olesen (Denmark) 324,142 6. Stephen Gallacher (Scotland) 314,270 7. Steve Webster (England) 256,222 8. Richard Sterne (South Africa) 244,003 9. Charl Schwartzel (South Africa) 237,750 10.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130128/golf-european-tour-race-dubai-money-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people Charl Schwartzel Golf Professional golf tours Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 16:30:48 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5740558 at http://www.globalpost.com S. Africa at racial crossroads: ex-president De Klerk http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/s-africa-at-racial-crossroads-ex-president-de-klerk <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>South Africa was at the crossroads between moving in a racially divisive direction or a pragmatic, inclusive path under the ruling ANC, former president FW De Klerk said Saturday.</p> <p>"Are we still at the tipping point? I think we're still at the crossroads," De Klerk, South Africa's last apartheid leader, told a conference organised by his foundation.</p> <p>"Time will tell which of these tendencies will win out in the end. Time will tell which of these two conflicting approaches will have the victory within the internal debate of the ANC."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/s-africa-at-racial-crossroads-ex-president-de-klerk" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people de Klerk F. W. de Klerk President South Africa Technology AFP Sat, 02 Feb 2013 20:00:38 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744182 at http://www.globalpost.com S. Africa's De Klerk warns on 'racially divisive path' http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/s-africas-de-klerk-warns-racially-divisive-path <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>South Africa is at the crossroads between moving in a "racially divisive" direction or a pragmatic, inclusive path under the ruling ANC, former president FW De Klerk said Saturday.</p> <p>"Are we still at the tipping point? I think we're still at the crossroads," De Klerk, South Africa's last apartheid leader, told a conference organised by his foundation.</p> <p>"Time will tell which of these tendencies will win out in the end. Time will tell which of these two conflicting approaches will have the victory within the internal debate of the ANC."</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130202/s-africas-de-klerk-warns-racially-divisive-path" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people de Klerk South Africa Technology Xhosa people AFP Sat, 02 Feb 2013 23:00:39 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744268 at http://www.globalpost.com Cricket: South Africa strike after declaration http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/cricket-south-africa-strike-after-declaration <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>South Africa made an early breakthrough after setting Pakistan a target of 480 to win on the third day of the first Test at the Wanderers Stadium on Sunday.</p> <p>Pakistan were 47 for one at lunch, Mohammad Hafeez caught behind off Vernon Philander for two in the fourth over.</p> <p>AB de Villiers hurried to a century before South Africa declared on 275 for three, leaving Pakistan with an hour's batting before lunch.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/cricket-south-africa-strike-after-declaration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Afrikaner people Cricket Hashim Amla AFP Sun, 03 Feb 2013 14:31:20 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744445 at http://www.globalpost.com