Sunday, January 17, 2021

Sports

No Sponsors, No League

“Whatever happens, we will have prize money. And above all we will not start anything without money,” Kelesitse Gilika vowed.  Though this came as an...

Botswana Wrestling federation targets 2021 African Champs

Botswana Wrestling Federation (BWF) hopes to make its maiden appearance at the 2021 African Wrestling Championships.  The Championships are scheduled to be hosted in Marrakech,...

Does BFA have some balls?

On Friday 15th, just five days from today, the deadline for local Premier League teams to have complied with Club Licensing requirements will elapse. As...

Football administrators cry foul over BFA league season

Botswana Football Association National Executive Committee (BFA NEC) is accused of undermining football and its supreme body, the BFA General Assembly.  The accusations come hot...

Badminton umpire goes international 

Botswana's acclaimed badminton umpire Emmanuel Kgaboetsile is part of a select few empires called to officiate at the Toyota Thailand Open, Yonex Thailand open...

Gender-Based Violence in sport: Addressing the elephant in Botswana sports’ room

In one of his most poignant fables, The Inquisitive Man, Ivan Krylov writes of a man who goes to a museum and notices all...

Botswana Cricket Association to host the ICC women’s T20 World Cup qualifiers

After submitting a bid some months back, Botswana Cricket Association (BCA) has been successful in their bid hence being identified as the International Cricket...

Mochudi Rovers appoint Muzadzi as head coach

As they get ready for the beginning of the season, Mochudi Rovers have appointed former Township Rollers assistant coach Zachariah Muzadzi as head coach. Muzadzi who...

COVID-19 or Not …, Table Tennis revels in having a successful sporting year

The year 2020 may have been a year to forget for local sport, but for Botswana Table Tennis Association (BTTA), this was a year...

Anxiety over funding grips local rugby

Botswana Rugby Union (BRU) says it is yet to hear if it will receive some financial grant from Rugby Africa to kick-start the 2021...