Sports

27 Nov 2018

Botswana national Under 23 football team surmounted difficulties to earn a credible 1 – 1 draw away to Malawi in the second leg of the Afcon U23 final qualifiers.

Trailing 1 – 2 to their foes from the first leg encounter here at home, the young Zebras, who also had to contend with a hostile away crowd, had to play the game without their kit as it was lost in transit.

27 Nov 2018

Botswana Football Association (BFA)’s dream to have a world class football academy will soon turn in to a reality. This follows Botswana government’s agreement to avail a piece of land adjacent to Lekidi to the association to build a multimillion pula football academy.

27 Nov 2018

BY DUNCAN KGANGKENNA

The Botswana National Sport Commission (BNSC) is unable to fulfil its mandate because of limited grants from the government and the high maintenance costs of the stadium infrastructures.

These sentiments were shared by the BNSC Chairperson, Solly Reikeletseng during the Annual General Meeting (AGM) with sport associations.

27 Nov 2018

By Godfrey Mowaneng

Botswana Football Association (BFA) is allegedly mulling over a decision not to renew a technical sponsor contract it has with local kit supplier All Kasi ‘for alleged incompetence.’

27 Nov 2018

BY ORATILE OTSETSWE

Legal Guard has taken a bold step to inspire other corporates to play a pivotal role in women football and women sports.

On Wednesday this past week, the company showed their interest in promoting women sport in Botswana as they partnered with Township Rollers Ladies football team as Technical sponsors.

27 Nov 2018

Francistown East legislator Buti Billy has called on the government to formulate a compulsory sports sponsorship policy for liquor dealers and manufacturers in Botswana.

Making his contribution to President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s maiden State of the Nation (SONA) address, the Francistown East legislator said it is crucial that such a policy be formulated to benefit sporting codes.

27 Nov 2018

BY ORATILE OTSETSWE

Botswana Softball Association (BSA) is forging ahead with plans to prepare the senior national men’s team that will compete at Africa Qualifiers which are scheduled for January 2019 in South Africa (SA).

27 Nov 2018

BY PATIENCE LEPHOGOLE

Botswana Badminton Association (BBA) is making huge strides in the development of technical personnel as it is in the field of play.

As a testimony to such, the BBA has had two of its personnel selected as Badminton World Federation (BWF) certified judges.

23 Nov 2018

When national Under 23 football team coach Letang Kgengwenyane and his charges left for their return leg of the Afcon U23 qualifiers, they would have been under no illusion as to how hard a task was lying ahead.