Sports

24 Jun 2019

BY ANITA RANNOBA

Just a season after giving clubs the responsibility to do their own ticketing for matches, the Botswana Premier League (BPL) has taken back the ticketing responsibility.

This allegedly comes after the BPL Secretariat encountered some problems with how the clubs conducted their game ticketing.

24 Jun 2019

Concerns that the next season of the Premier League may be under threat are mounting as the Botswana National Sports Commission (BNSC) is under pressure to ensure compliance with the findings of the Office of the Auditor General (OAG) regarding its breach of standard financial procedures.

24 Jun 2019

BY GODFREY MOWANENG

The Botswana National Olympics Committee (BNOC) target of raising P2.5 million for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games through an SMS campaign launched in April has taken off to a dull reception.

24 Jun 2019

BY ORATILE OTSETSWE

Enduring in high intensity sports and increased competitive pressure make some athletes drop out of sports with shattered hopes and dreams due to burnout.

17 Jun 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

Despite the fleece, the Botswana Premier League (BPL) is still in the red. The league is currently said to be back to close to P3 million in debt.

This was revealed by the league Vice Chairman Solomon Mantswe addressing the BPL Annual General Assembly (AGM) this past Friday.

17 Jun 2019

BY BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

After months of futile attempts to uncover the truth, the Botswana Premier League (BPL) has acknowledged being faced with problems with the league sponsors - the Botswana Telecommunications Corporation (BTC).

17 Jun 2019

BY DUNCAN KGANGKENNA

Jwaneng Galaxy’s war with the Botswana Premier League over the rescheduled match between Township Rollers and Miscellaneous is far from over.

On the 7th of May this year, the Jwaneng based outfit wrote a letter to the BPL questioning the legality of the game which was played on the evening of that very same day.

17 Jun 2019

BY PATIENCE LEPHOGOLE

The Botswana Rugby Union (BRU) over the weekend sent the girls national under-18 and boys under 19 teams to the fourth edition of the Soweto 10’s Rugby Tournament to be played from 15-16 June 2019.

10 Jun 2019

BY ANITA RANNOBA & BOTLHALE KOOTHUPILE

What a difference a fortnight makes! Days on from the joy of a triumphant return from the Zone 6 Karate Championships, a storm of controversy threatens to bring down the Botswana Karate Association (BOKA)’s house of cards.

10 Jun 2019

BY PATIENCE LEPHOGOLE

Botswana Sport Volunteer Movement (SVM) in conjunction with Botswana National Sports Commission (BNSC) and the Botswana National Blood Transfusion Services will host a blood donation event on the 15th June, 2019. This will be held at the national stadium in Gaborone from 0900hours.