Thursday, July 9, 2020

Sports

F/Town chess school online tourneys offset Covid-19 impact

When others continue to decry the negative effect of the novel coronavirus pandemic on local sport, one club is turning the negatives...

Guilty! – BFA DC ruling an indictment on accountability of local sports

“As volunteers across all sporting codes, there is nothing binding us to be held accountable when we leave office,” Ntebogang Maplanka -...

Rising tennis star eyes “The Slams”

Local Junior tennis player, Refilwe Youri has set her eyes on competing in the World Tennis Federation (WTF) tournaments and the Grand Slams.

BFA plays parallel to other African associations

Following the novel COVID 19 pandemic affecting sporting activities, a decision by the Botswana Football Association (BFA) to end domestic leagues by...

Out of Rhythm BFA tap dances to Samba music

“It is hard luck for BFA," First Division North (FDN) Chairperson Mpenzeni Sambandawe summed up his feelings. After a long two-year battle, his committee has finally...

Pro Boxing gears up for the new normal

Pro Boxing Association of Botswana (PBAB) is ready to resume boxing and is putting in place measures to convince the government and the...

BONA president counts the cost of coronavirus on netball

Just like any sporting code, netball has not escaped the adverse effects of the Covid-19 pandemic. Botswana Netball Association (BONA) President Malebogo...

Letshwiti and Sebego – bad blood is boiling

One is the current Botswana Football Association (BFA) president, the other his predecessor. One a successful self-made businessman and...

BNOC affiliates demand more anti-doping funding

The Botswana National Olympics Committee (BNOC) affiliates are pleading for an increase in funding towards anti-doping initiatives. The affiliates...

`To Do or Not to Do – A Question for Local Football

The question on whether to continue and finish the league season is proving a nightmare for the Botswana Football Association (BFA).