Friday, March 5, 2021

Sports

Coach bars openly lesbian players from football

For some time now, women footballers have been wrongly or rightly associated with lesbianism.  This prejudicial view has led to some parents refusing to allow...

BFA disowns “draft fixtures” on social media

Botswana Football Association (BFA) has denied ownership and knowledge of the Botswana Football League (BFL) and FA cup draft fixtures which have been trending...

Athletes need mental care – Dipeba

Botswana athletics team coach Justice Dipeba has recommended provision of mental health services in the elite sport. He says mental health is an important component...

Bosilong faults BFA regulations

Kabelo Bosilong of the Confederation of African Football (CAF)claims Botswana Football Association (BFA) club licensing regulations fail to match expectation.  CAF club Licensing officials, were...

“CCtv” wishes Zebras luck

Jwaneng Galaxy midfielder Lebogang Ditsile comes out as a man who holds no grudges.  He insists he is behind the Zebras despite being dropped two...

INEOS academy up in smoke

Like the great fire that gutted Rome in 64CE, the Covid-19 pandemic continues to ravage Botswana football. For over a year now, no football related...

Sexism in sport: A vexing thorn to be uprooted

For women and girls in sport sexism is a harsh reality they face on a daily basis.  Disturbing as it is, society tends to turn...

Serufho to head BNSC?

The six-month long hunt for Botswana National Sport Commission (BNSC) chief executive officer (CEO) may be over. According to sources within the BNSC, the commission...

COSAFA rallies around Motsepe

Long before everyone, when Dr Patrice Motsepe’s candidature for Confederation of African Football (CAF) presidency was at its infancy, Botswana Football Association (BFA) threw...

Wonder boy Tebogo Letsile sprints to new national record

Emerging local sprinter Tebogo Letsile is becoming one to reckon with in the track arena.  The lanky sprinter is already lighting up the local track...