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Paul Rhys

Sports Journalist

Paul Rhys is a sports presenter, producer and writer for Al Jazeera English in Qatar.

He has travelled to major events such as the Rugby World Cup, the Beijing Olympics, the Africa Cup of Nations and the football World Cup in South Africa.

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Latest posts

<p>One local journalist learns&nbsp;a valuable&nbsp;lesson after &quot;grassing&quot; on the players of Angola's national team&nbsp;during a&nbsp;press conference.</p>

Last Modified: 23 Jan 2010 17:20

<p>Some $1bn has been spent on the Africa Cup of Nations, but the start of 2010's rainy season in Luanda and the spectre of cholera outbreaks it brings, highlights the need for money to be spent improving conditions in the slums of Angola's first city.</p>

Last Modified: 21 Jan 2010 23:25

<p>All sympathy to Mali, who are out of the Africa Cup of Nations. But cries of &quot;infamy&quot; should fall on deaf ears.</p>

Last Modified: 19 Jan 2010 19:01

<p>Angola&nbsp;has spent $1 billion in bringing football's Africa Cup of Nations to the country for the first time ... and the people love it.</p>

Last Modified: 17 Jan 2010 16:40