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20 January 2018 01:29 (South Africa)

Zuma indicates SA may bid for Olympics

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Hot on the heels of hosting the soccer World Cup, South Africa seems likely to put in a bid to stage the Olympics. On Friday President Jacob Zuma implied that this was indeed the case. "I don't see why we can't bid to host the Olympics," he said. "People are already talking about a possibility of bidding for (other) major events and we are supporting this." Read more: Times Live

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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