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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.

07 Oct 2018

Botswana Basketball Association (BBA) is struggling to keep its key projects afloat as financial bug bites hard on the association.

Among the many projects the BBA struggles to sustain is the ongoing Under 18 Young Lions Cup.

The Lions Cup which is played in seven regions of the BBA is a key sports development initiative by the association.

07 Oct 2018

Botswana national under 23 football team will have to walk through the Flames of Malawi ‘test’ and dodge the Copper Bullets of Zambia en-route to booking themselves a place at the U-23 Afcon slated for Egypt in 2019.

07 Oct 2018

It is a question that has divided local football administrators and followers alike, ‘should society run teams give way to companies in Botswana’s elite football league?’

For those against the takeover of society run teams by millionaire financiers as companies, the route will be akin to taking the soul out of football, chasing away the traditional supporters.

07 Oct 2018

All cycling trails and paths will lead to Palapye on the 21st of October for the annual Morupule General Manager’s Cycle Challenge.

The cycle challenge which is organised by Morupule Cycling Club, is an annual charitable event hosted by the Morupule Colliery.

07 Oct 2018

Senior National Team Karateka Ofentse Bakwadi is currently in a good position to qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics as he is ranked position four in the World Karate Federation (WKF) Tokyo 2020 standings in the male Kata category.

Karate will make its debut appearance at the Olympics in 2020 in Tokyo, Japan where it will feature in two categories, Kumite and Kata for men and women.

07 Oct 2018

Botswana Men Rugby 7s national team, ‘The Vultures,’ will seek to soar above the skies when they land at Monastir, Tunisia for the Rugby Africa 7s championships.

02 Oct 2018

Former Botswana Football association President Tebogo Sebego who was deposed by MacLean Letshwiti during the 2016 BFA electoral congregation is entertaining the thought of running for the football association’s presidency during the next elections.

02 Oct 2018

Shock was the only reaction that united BTC league champions Township Rollers’ fans, players and managers are after head coach, Nikola Kavazovic bid his players and technical farewell on Thursday before he upped and left.

02 Oct 2018

Botswana’s football spectacle which used to answer to the name Coca Cola Tournament will be born again in January next year – and it promises to be “the real thing” in all but name.

The Football Association Cup currently has no name because two of Botswana’s corporate giants are fighting for the naming rights of the national tournament that is expected to be a huge brand draw card.

27 Sep 2018

Last season, Township Rollers’ talismanic forward Joel Mogorosi had a season to forget, at least in the BTC Premiership.

27 Sep 2018

The saying that ‘behind every successful man is a woman’ bears a lot of truth for Botswana’s high flying athletics coach Justice Dipeba.

As the emotional Dipeba received recognition from the University of Botswana (UB) for the stellar work he is doing as a coach this past Monday, he thanked his wife and kids for the support they are giving him.

27 Sep 2018

An intense battle looks on the cards as the battle for title honours in the BTC Premiership intensifies.

Five matches into the season, only a point margin separates the top seven teams in the BTC Premiership table standings.

27 Sep 2018

Botswana deaf athletes put up an extra ordinary performance at the National Soccer and Netball deaf Championships. The games which were held over the weekend at Durban, South Africa helped showcase Botswana’s rich array of talent.

During the games, Botswana emerged winners in the football category while South Africa proved superior in netball.

23 Sep 2018

Gaborone United (GU) Chairman Boitumelo Nsunge has rubbished reports that the club is facing another lawsuit for not paying a former player.

Early this week, rumours started circulating that GU’s former Zambian player Jefferry Sikapite had written a letter of demand to the embattled club asking for his dues.

23 Sep 2018

Township Rollers is allegedly moving closer to changing from a society to a fully fledged company. According to sources close to the team hierarchy, preparations are at an advanced stage to change the status of the club.

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