New Blue Bulls president to get straight to work saving union

Business Report

JOHANNESBURG - Interim Blue Bulls Rugby Union president Willem Strauss will hit the ground running in a bid to help alleviate the ailing Blue Bulls Company's financial woes.

The 51-year-old Strauss was elected into the hot seat unopposed after the sudden resignation of Gert Wessels after allegations of financial mismanagement were levelled against him for unauthorised loans to the Blue Bulls Company.

On Monday Wessels stepped down as president...

Independiente to investigate claims of alleged paedophile prostitution ring

Argentina club Independiente are facing allegations of abuse of younger players. Argentine club Independiente have launched an investigation following reports that some of the club's junior players, between the ages of 14 and 16, were abused as part of a paedophile prostitution ring.  Youth team-level coordinator Fernando Beron filed an official complaint after an alleged victim told of his situation to the club's psychologist, according to media reports in Argentina.