Global Statistics

All countries
60,250,141
Confirmed
Updated on November 25, 2020 1:21 pm
All countries
41,200,068
Recovered
Updated on November 25, 2020 1:21 pm
All countries
1,417,987
Deaths
Updated on November 25, 2020 1:21 pm

Global Statistics

All countries
60,250,141
Confirmed
Updated on November 25, 2020 1:21 pm
All countries
41,200,068
Recovered
Updated on November 25, 2020 1:21 pm
All countries
1,417,987
Deaths
Updated on November 25, 2020 1:21 pm
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Rassie: There are various benefits for SA rugby to go north

As SA Rugby moves to determine which franchises will go to Europe in future, Rassie Erasmus has noted several potential benefits for the local game should that route be followed.The national director of rugby believes the high world rankings of Wales, Ireland and Scotland mean PRO Rugby is competitive and that fans will eventually identify…

Rassie on transformation: ‘People moan about it, but they don’t know what they are talking about’ | Sport

SA Rugby director of rugby Rassie Erasmus says a transformed environment is a winning environment. You'll never have a successful team if it is not transformed, he says. He says at the World Cup, "we had a 100% happy, transformed, diverse team."  Rugby World Cup winning Springbok coach Rassie Erasmus issued a caveat before his virtual talk on Thursday:…

Francois Louw: Rassie Erasmus never showed signs of illness | Sport

Springbok flank Francois Louw says Rassie Erasmus showed no signs of serious illness while coaching the national team.It has been revealed that Erasmus faced a potentially life-threatening health scare which required chemotherapy before and during last year's Rugby World Cup.Louw, who has since retired, was one of a handful of players who knew the Bok…

Springboks: Why Rassie Erasmus warrants our Kitch Christie-like admiration | Sport

Rassie Erasmus has become the second RWC-winning Bok coach to courageously wrestle illness demons en route.Kitch Christie had been fighting leukaemia for around a decade and a half ahead of the famous RWC '95 exploits.The SA rugby shutdown since mid-March may have been valuable in restoring Erasmus to fuller strength again.You hardly needed to be…

Rassie underwent chemotherapy for rare disease during 2019 World Cup

Rassie Erasmus (Getty Images) Springbok director of rugby Rassie Erasmus faced a potentially life-threatening health scare in 2019 that required chemotherapy before and during the Rugby World Cup in Japan. Register your interest for the British & Irish Lions tickets in South Africa 2021According to a Rapport article on Sunday, Erasmus was diagnosed with microscopic polyangiitis with…

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City of Cape Town urges people to leave Kataza the baboon alone

Kataza the baboon. Facebook / Baboon Matters The City of Cape Town has asked the public not to feed a baboon that has relocated to Tokai. The baboon, known as Kataza or SK11, is slowly being integrated into the Tokai troop. Video footage, however, shows humans feeding Kataza. The City of Cape Town has requested that Kataza…

Rassie: There are various benefits for SA rugby to go north

As SA Rugby moves to determine which franchises will go to Europe in future, Rassie Erasmus has noted several potential benefits for the local game should that route be followed.The national director of rugby believes the high world rankings of Wales, Ireland and Scotland mean PRO Rugby is competitive and that fans will eventually identify…

A Once-in-a-Century Climate ‘Anomaly’ Might Have Made World War I Even Deadlier

(John Finney Photography/Moment/Getty Images) An abnormally bad season of weather may have had a significant impact on the death toll from both World War I and the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic, according to new research, with many more lives being lost due to torrential rain and plummeting temperatures. Through a detailed analysis of an ice…