Siya Kolisi: South Africa captain on childhood poverty, mental health, racism and his legacy

Credit: BBC Sport- Published on October 22, 2021
South Africa's World Cup-winning captain Siya Kolisi, in a wide-ranging BBC Sport interview, says he doesn't want people to think he's "flawless" and talks about "fighting battles" with alcohol.

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South Africa

Country in Southern Africa
Maharashtra and Gujarat reported a case each of the Omicron variant of Covid-19 on Saturday, one a 33-year-old man from Mumbai's Dombivli who had travelled to..
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A marked rise has been seen in the number of children admitted to hospital in South Africa - the epicentre of the new coronavirus Omicron variant - but cases are..
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FIFA World Cup

Association football men's competition
Scotland's unbeaten start to their Women's World Cup qualifying campaign comes to a painful end as rampant Spain put eight past them in Seville.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 4 days ago

Ellen White became England Women's record goalscorer as the Lionesses thrashed Latvia 20-0 in World Cup qualifying to record their biggest-ever competitive win.
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Forward Nikita Parris leaves the England squad the day before Tuesday's World Cup qualifier against Latvia in order to take "a few days' rest".
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 6 days ago

Great Britain's Charlotte Bankes takes second in the snowboard cross at the World Cup event in China behind Eva Samkova and ahead of Olympic champion Michela..
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 1 week ago

World champion Charlotte Bankes finishes second in the snowboard cross at the World Cup in China, as preparations are stepped up for next year's Winter Olympics.
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BBC Sport

Sports division of the BBC
Buxton striker Diego de Girolamo, who juggles playing non-league football with a job as a tiler, speaks to BBC Sport before his team's FA Cup second-round tie..
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 23 hours ago

The next five World Championships will be broadcast by BBC Sport after an extension to its media deal with World Athletics.
Credit: BBC Sport - Published 2 days ago

Speaking to BBC Sport, Hamzah Sheeraz discusses his career so far, the rise of British South Asian boxers and how he plans to put on an "explosive performance"..
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As Manchester United forward Cristiano Ronaldo becomes the first player to 800 top-level career goals, BBC Sport hears the tributes and asks: How will he do..
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Promoter Eddie Hearn tells BBC Sport Devin Haney is fully focused on his WBC title defence against JoJo Diaz and reflects on a shocking loss for Teofimo Lopez..
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