Rampant poaching has dwindled the abalone population in South Africa’s coastal waters where the mollusks have also been over harvested, forcing buyers to look elsewhere.
In 2011, a record of 450 rhinos were killed by poachers in South Africa, the Department of Environment Affairs says.
Legendary former Argentinean football player Diego Maradona has been named coach of Dubaï’s Al-Wasl, in a statement released from the club.
Charl Schwartzel, 26, becomes the third South African to win the 75th Masters at Augusta, others are Gary Player who won in 1974, 1978 and Trevor Immelman in 2008.
In any major soccer championship like the Soccer World Cup of 2010 in South Africa, a tie breaking shoot out is a common sight in that tournament and how it can be annoying to a player in performing such task.