Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Sports

Referees can whistle for COVID-19 bail out – Rakgare

As the Minister of Sports Tumiso Rakgare unpacked his ‘COVID 19 Relief Fund’ for football, one interested group was keeping a keen...

Double Whammy for Women Football

Sports Minister Tumiso Rakgare last week served women football a double dose of heartbreak. The minister did not only omit women football from...

BFA tread carefully ahead of resuming play

Botswana Football Association (BFA) will take all precautionary measures as it mulls resumption of the football leagues amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. This...

COVID-19 and sports: Masitaoka shows the way

Botswana Premier league teams can learn a thing or two from some First Division clubs when it comes to the welfare of their players.  There are...

Sports lands a helping hand

As the novel coronavirus continues to cause havoc, a growing number of sport teams and clubs have donated to the community in...

Touch Not Any Banned Substances – Athletes Warned

Botswana National Olympic Committee (BNOC) Vice - President Moses Moruisi has warned local athletes to stay away from performance enhancing substances during the...

BFA keen to see football season played to conclusion

Botswana Football Association (BFA) is keen to see the 2019/20 football season played to a conclusion. The association made this desire known in a letter of...

Hunger stalks Premier League players

Botswana Premier League players, most of whom are one pay-check way from poverty are facing hunger and starvation as their monthly earnings...

COVID-19 rocks BFA foundation

The Coronavirus pandemic seem set to rock the Botswana Football Association (BFA) to its foundation – literally. BFA leadership...

Botswana Chess blitzes through COVID-19 Lockdown

Coronavirus may have brought almost all sporting activities to a standstill, but for chess, the game continues. With no...