Sports

18 Oct 2018

Mexican Girls were made to rue their profligacy in front of the goalposts and goalkeeping blunders as they were held to a 3 – 3 draw by BDF XI ladies.

The two teams squared off in an entertaining Kweneng Region Women Football League match played at the Gaborone West grounds this past Sunday.

18 Oct 2018

Botswana Football Association (BFA) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mfolo Mfolo says the association is going for the Extraordinary Annual General Assembly to discuss the contentious 2017 Audit report.

18 Oct 2018

The performance doldrums haunting the football senior national team – Zebras –witnessed another crash over the past weekend when they were dismantled three nil away from home to Burkina Faso in a 2019 Afcon qualifier. The loss unequivocally shut doors for Botswana’s chances of making their second appearance at the lucrative African football showpiece scheduled for Cameroon.

18 Oct 2018

Tough Competition is anticipated in the national Debswana First Division North and south leagues as former premier league teams started on a positive note giving credence that supporters must brace themselves for entertaining competition. The Debswana first division league (north and south) kicked started the league this past weekend.

18 Oct 2018

The Botswana’s national rugby team pursuit of Olympic Qualifiers came to an end over the weekend when they succumbed to Tunisia at the 2018 Rugby Africa 7s championships. The championships which took place on the 13th to the 14th October in Tunisia saw The Vultures being hammered hence ending in position 11.

15 Oct 2018

A sense of trepidation is gripping the Botswana Premier League (BPL) employees as the organisation is yet to make a decision over their future.

According to sources, the BPL employees’ contracts will come to an end at the end of this month and no concrete decision about their future has been taken yet.

15 Oct 2018

Botswana National Olympic Committee (BNOC) has warned local athletes to exercise greater control over what they consume to avoid inadvertent doping.

The warning follows the worrying trend which has seen local athletes sanctioned after returning adverse analytical findings from doping test carried out on them.

15 Oct 2018

Another young life and a promising career cut short! To say 2018 has not been a kind year to the Botswana Boxing Association (BoBA) is an understatement.

A month after bidding farewell to Resego Moseki who was stabbed to death, the BoBA family was back at the resting place yesterday to bid farewell to yet another promising pugilist, Ofentse “The Tabulator” Kompone.

15 Oct 2018

After denials that Philemon Makwengwe had quit his job as Prisons XI’s head coach on Monday, the inevitable happened on Tuesday.

‘Da Phil,’ as the affable tactician is affectionately known, had not just dumped ‘The Warders,’ he had renewed his love affair with Gaborone United (GU).

07 Oct 2018

A defiant Debswana First Division North (DFDN) chairman Mpenzeni Sambandawe says any suspensions over failures in financial reporting should start at the top echelons of the Botswana Football Association (BFA).

The DFDN chairman is facing suspension sponsored by BFA second Vice president Pelotshweu Motlogelwa over alleged flaws in league financial report.