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Horn of Africa Development Initiative wins FIFA Diversity Award 2018

Third FIFA Diversity Award presented at anti-discrimination ceremony in London HODI awarded for their work empowering adolescent girls through football FIFA Diversity Award recognises an outstanding organisation striving for diversity and anti-discrimination A global sport that transcends boundaries, football has the remarkable … – Latest News

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New starts and new faces in Africa

Qualifying set to resume for the 2019 CAF Africa Cup of Nations Several new coaches will begin competitive action Three of Africa’s leading talents are now at the same club Africa is abuzz once again with a new target on the horizon following the disappointment of the 2018 FIFA World Cup™. None of the continent’s national teams managed to… ...

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Rwanda hosts successful fourth FIA Sport Regional Congress Africa

More than 60 participants representing 19 ASNs attend the fourth edition of the African Congress, held in the capital city of Kigali The FIA and representatives from its national sporting authorities (ASNs) in Africa assembled in Kigali, Rwanda, this week (23-25 August) for the fourth edition of the FIA Sport Regional Congress held in the region. The Congress was hosted ...

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From Africa to hero, Bote's had quite a journey

CHICAGO — In a matter of weeks, David Bote has gone from an 18th-round Draft pick nobody knew to a Cubs hero, schmoozing with actor Bill Murray after hitting a pinch-hit walk-off grand slam. Maybe now people will pronounce the rookie’s last name correctly. It hasn’t been a smooth ascension to the Major Leagues for… MLB News Index

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NBA free agency 2018: Carmelo Anthony verbally commits to Rockets, will sign upon return from Africa, report says

Last week Carmelo Anthony cleared waivers, and it was only a matter of time before he announced his intention to join the Houston Rockets. On Tuesday, the news finally broke. Anthony has verbally committed to joining the Rockets, and will sign once he returns from Africa, according to Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports. <div class="media-embed_… Headlines

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Gallinari named MVP as Team World beats Team Africa

Team World came away with a 96-92 win over Team Africa Saturday in Pretoria, South Africa. Los Angeles Clippers forward Danilo Gallinari of Italy – the only non-U.S. player on Team World – was named MVP after scoring 23 points on 9-of-10 shooting, including a perfect 3-of-3 from deep. Ga… NBA | theScore

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