Sports

22 Apr 2019

BY DUNCAN KGANGKENNA

The Botswana Football Association (BFA) is alleged to be among continental football bodies that have received and disbursed alleged bribes from the continental football body CAF.

Of recent, allegations have cropped up that CAF president Ahmad Ahmad had paid bribes to African football presidents to buy loyalty.

22 Apr 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

Like the fabled ‘razor sharp sword’ held by a single strand of horsehair over the head of a feasting Damocles, so is the relegation axe over Mochudi Centre Chiefs.

22 Apr 2019

BY ANITA RANNOBA

While many Batswana graduates hold on to dear life after completion of tertiary education standing on the edge to receive that life transforming calling ‘You have been hired’, two native Batswana men took a different route.

22 Apr 2019

BY PATIENCE LEPHOGOLE

Unlike any other sport in the country, local boxing has a rich tradition of winning medals at the commonwealth Games.

Of the 12 medals won by Botswana ever since participating in the Commonwealth Games, six (6) have come from boxing, five (5) from athletics with Lawn Bowls completing the list with one medal won.

15 Apr 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

When it comes to misappropriation of monies and Tariq Babitseng, nothing is ever certain. Either he is a culprit or victim.

But for the man who has faced countless charges, nothing ever seems to ever stick for the man who has morphed into the ‘Teflon Man’ of Botswana football.

15 Apr 2019

BY GODFREY MOWANENG

Portuguese giants, Sport Lisboa Benfica is said to be in talks with a South African football consultancy firm to set up one of the biggest football academy in Africa, and Botswana may be the destination.

15 Apr 2019

BY ANITA RANNOBA

The Botswana Football Association (BFA) and the Slovak Football Federation this past Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the latter to help compliment and supplement youth development programmes in Botswana.

15 Apr 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

In the chaotic world of the Botswana Premier League (BPL), one man, Thabo Ntshinogang stands accused of failing to manage the league.

Not without cause though. As the BPL chief executive officer, (CEO) and the head of the league secretariat, the buck at the BPL ‘stops’ with him.

15 Apr 2019

BY PATIENCE LEPHOGOLE

The Botswana Cricket Association (BCA) hosted the just ended ICC Southern Africa Level 1 coaches’ course between the 8th and the 12th of April.

The course was conducted by Cricket South Africa (CSA) through the auspices of the ICC.

15 Apr 2019

BY ANITA RANNOBA

The Botswana Football Association (BFA)’s cry for FIFA to help take local women’s football out of its figurative intensive care unit (ICU) has finally been heard.

The world football governing body delegation led by Chief Women’s Football Officer Sarai Bareman will be in the country to determine a strategy for the women football in the country.