Archive for October, 2012

Caf reveals seeds for 2013 Africa Cup of Nations

Monday, October 15th, 2012

The Confederation of African Football has revealed the seeding for the draw for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations. Ivory Coast are among the top seeds, despite the abandonment of their second-leg tie with Senegal and no news of an official result from Caf. The Ivorians were 6-2 up on aggregate when ...

Cameroon out, Ethiopia break duck

Monday, October 15th, 2012

Cape Verde Islands secured a place at the Africa Cup of Nations for the first time on Sunday and former champions Ethiopia are back in the big time after a 30-year absence. The much-hyped return of striker and captain Samuel Eto'o helped four-time champions Cameroon to a 2-1 home win over ...

Ethiopian sets Chicago Marathon record

Tuesday, October 9th, 2012

Tsegaye Kebede saw a few Ethiopian flags as he approached the finish line and figured he'd say hello. So he started waving. Kebede had plenty to celebrate in his course-record win Sunday in the Chicago Marathon.