Francis Tiafoe's family escaped civil war in Sierra Leone when fleeing to the United States, where the rising star learned his craft at the tennis centre where his father worked as a janitor.
Tunisians stay top of their African Champions League pool with a come-from-behind win as record champions Al Ahly take victory.
The IAAF responds to an open letter from the Women's Sports Foundation and Athlete Ally calling for eligibility rules to be scrapped.
This year's African Champions League winners will be given direct entry into the group phase of the next edition, as Caf aims to alleviate fixture-congestion.
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Africa's Team Dimension Data are looking at reducing the number of Africans on their team
Meeting my footballing hero, Mercy Akide
BBC Sport Africa's Janine Anthony interviewed the former Nigeria Women's striker.
What went wrong for Africa at the World Cup?
All African teams are out of the World Cup. So what is to blame: bad luck, VAR or a lack of flair?
The African striker still ahead of Ronaldo
Does Ghana's Asamoah Gyan deserve more credit for his goalscoring achievements?
Pick your all-time African World Cup XI
Choose your team, share it with your friends and get stats about your players' World Cup history.
Quiz: How well do you know team Nigeria?
How much do you know about the Super Eagles?