COVID-19 causes havoc across sports world

Updated November 27 2021 - 11:48pm, first published 11:43pm
A new variant of COVID-19 has begun to impact sport in Africa.

A qualifying event for the 2022 Women's Cricket World Cup taking place in Zimbabwe has been abandoned due to the emergence of the new variant of coronavirus in South Africa, while a top-flight Portuguese men's soccer game was abandoned in extraordinary scenes.