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30 Jul 2018

The Botswana Softball senior women’s team which is representing the country at the 16th edition of the Women’s Softball World Championships in Chiba, Japan, is allegedly living rough in the country.

With just five days to go before the team takes to the field for their first outing at the games, information filtering through is that the team is in distress.

30 Jul 2018

An attempt for an out-of-court settlement in a feud between Botswana Football Association (BFA) and its former employee Keitumetse ‘Pio’ Paul has collapsed, leading to a court order summoning that finality of the matter will effect on the 24th August 2018.

30 Jul 2018

Botswana Badminton Association (BBA) in partnership with Botswana Integrated Sports Association (BISA) has embarked on a journey to enhance the quality, as well as bring badminton to Batswana.

30 Jul 2018

Gaborone United (GU)’s ever burgeoning financial burdens are threatening to once again push the club deep into the red and lower leagues.

The cash strapped Gaborone giants were recently slapped with a US$5000 fine by the international football governing body FIFA for failing to pay one of its former players Bismark Appiah as ordered by FIFA.

26 Jul 2018

Botswana’s most decorated football club – Township Rollers – will have a mammoth task on Saturday as they take on visiting Egyptian side, Ah-Ahly in a CAF Champions’ league group match at the national Stadium.

26 Jul 2018

The sponsors and organisers of the Orange Phikwe Marathon promise to up the ante with elite competition all designed to improve on the mistakes of the past and deliver a marathon which meets prescribed international standards.

26 Jul 2018

The Botswana Rugby Union (BRU) promises a better and competitive second edition of sevens circuit Rugby league which is set to kick start this coming weekend in Selebi Phikwe. The sevens circuit which is played by men and women consists of twelve men’s teams and six women’s teams.

26 Jul 2018

Local volleyball teams are putting final touches to preparations for the sub-continent Zone VI club championships where they will slug it out with their regional peers in Durban, South Africa in December.

26 Jul 2018

The inaugural Debswana sponsored chess league is coming to an end this coming weekend and chess clubs go into the high stakes games with their eyes fixed on the crown.

26 Jul 2018

The Botswana Football Association (BFA) has confirmed changes to the CAF Champions league calendar which shows that this year’s Champions League and African Confederation Cup are the last to be staged within a calendar year. The change was made at the CAF symposium which was held in Rabat this May.

22 Jul 2018

Botswana Netball Association (BONA) is upbeat that the national netball team will qualify for the world cup finals billed for England next year.

BONA Public Relations Officer (PRO), Theresa Hirschfeld gushed with optimism saying the team has had enough time and support to prepare for the competition.

22 Jul 2018

Although there are well stipulated guidelines to ensure that athletes are drug free when they compete in tournaments, BRU President Lesedi Keekae says Botswana is not well equipped to test and detect the use of substances because the country does not have an advanced lab to detect the substance that might have been consumed by athletes.

22 Jul 2018

Jwaneng premier league outfit, Jwaneng Galaxy has parted ways with Serbian coach, Zlatko Krmpotic. Krmpotic was roped in early this year in January on a six month contract to replace Mike Sithole who was no longer in good books with his principals.

22 Jul 2018

Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority (BOCRA) directive to the country's three mobile network operators – BTC, Mascom Wireless and Orange Botswana – to reduce a key component making up voice charges by 41% is impinging on negotiations between Botswana Football Association (BFA) and Orange Botswana as the potential backer of the FA cup.

22 Jul 2018

Botswana athletes are expected to bring glory and raise the flag high when they compete in the CAA Africa Track and Field billed for August 1st to 4th, 2018 in Asaba, Nigeria and IAAF Continental Cup scheduled for September 9th, 2018 in Ostrava, Czech Republic.

16 Jul 2018

The absurdity of the Botswana Premier League (BPL) restructuring exercise is allegedly facing a revolt at Lekidi Football Centre. Sunday Standard investigations have unearthed that knives are out for the BPL Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Thabo Ntshinogang, whose recruitment methods are said to be under scrutiny.

16 Jul 2018

After eight (8) years at the helm, Botswana Cricket Association (BCA) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Girish Ramakrishna has finally stepped down after his term came to an end.

16 Jul 2018

Confusion as to who should organize the Botswana Premier League (BPL) awards is alleged to be the main reason for the cancellation of the BTC Premiership awards for the 2017/2018 season.

16 Jul 2018

Botswana Integrated Sports Association (BISA) through Botswana Rugby Union (BRU) will host the BISA national rugby finals festival at Wharic Park in Gaborone from the 20th until the 26th of July.

16 Jul 2018

Botswana Football Association (BFA) was forced to improvise as the Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA) put a limit on the number of team officials going to the U17 Youth Championship in Mauritius.

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