Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Sports

‘Skara’ becomes the first Motswana boxer to win Intercontinental Super Bantamweight belt

History was made this past Friday night as Onkarabile Mothibedi became the first Motswana to win a boxing international title belt. ‘Skara,’ as Mothibedi...

Magosi pour scorn on premier league status

Mochudi's once sensational football giants Centre Chiefs, affectionately known as Magosi, are no longer interested in buying premier league status. The team has changed their...

BFA dribbles Mfolo to a tight corner

The suspended Botswana Football Association (BFA) chief executive officer, Mfolo Mfolo ins’t sure he’d get to see a day at the association. Sources within BFA...

BAA thinks Nkobolo is a howling cry baby

Botswana Athletics Association (BAA) has defended their brand after being grilled by one of their elite athletes on social media platforms. This follows injured 400m...

Sport must tackle GBV violence as it does with racism

“Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way...

Mfolo suspended over MRI test debacle

Botswana Football Association (BFA) controversies and embarrassments seem perennial at the local football governing body.   The nation was shocked and puzzled when Under 17...

FIFA shows Ahmad a five-year red ticket

The banning of the CAF president, Ahmad Ahmad is not a surprise and is synonymous with African football. On Monday the CAF president and...

Monster football club looms in GaNgwaketse

GaNgwaketse community is working on a sporting club expected to fly the district’s flag high. It has emerged that the initiative driven by the Paramount...

Athlete Scotch sprints to win big

Botswana Athletics Association (BAA)’s 400 metres sprinter Leungo Scotch emerged the biggest winner over the weekend during the 40th Botswana National Sports Commission Awards held...

Safe return to football – Is the BFA operating in an alternate reality?

According to Merriam Webster Dictionary (webster.com) the Middle English word 'bubble' that is most familiar as a name for a tiny, round ball of...