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News in the ‘Sports’ Category

Sierra Leone Sports: ”We need a positive change”-Percy Nicholson

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Percy Nicholson one of the Presidential Candidate for this year’s Cycling election slated for next month has said that he has decided to contest for the Presidency because this time around they need a positive change. He made this statement on Sunday 19th June 2016 when launching is campaign at the Aberdeen beach in Freetown[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sixers Women team wins Western Area Championship

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

Sixers Volleyball Club women’s team beat defending champions Young Stars ladies 3 straight to capture the Western Area inter club volleyball championship on Sunday 19th June 2016 at the Siaka Steven Stadium Volleyball court in Freetown. Sixers comfortably defeated Young stars 25-16, 25-20 and 25-18 in a sunshiny and colourful grand final which volleyball fans[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “Our Road to Rio Can’t Complete without Government Support”-Chef De Mission

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

The chef de mission of the National Olympic Committee of Sierra Leone (NOC-SL) Unisa Deen Kargbo has said the preparation for Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil will not be complete without government support. He said as at now the preparation process of the team that will be representing the country in this year’s Olympics[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Salone to compete in ICC U-19 cricket World cup qualifier

Tuesday, June 21st, 2016

Sierra Leone Cricket Association (SLCA) will compete in the International  Cricket  Council (ICC)  U-19  cricket world cup qualifier African Division 2 tournament which will take place in Johannesburg South Africa from the 10th to 18th September 2016. According to the Regional Development Manager ICC Africa Cassim Suleiman said that seven countries are expected to compete[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Cricket Stakeholders petition SLCA elective Congress

Monday, June 20th, 2016

Some Cricket Stakeholders have petitioned the Sierra Leone Cricket Association (SLCA) election congress that should have taken place on Saturday 18th June 2016. In the petition which was addressed to the Director of Sports, Ibrahim Bangura with the subject; ‘Petition on the SLCA election’ reads; ‘As stakeholders of the game of cricket, we are requesting[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Salone players in 3 week trials at Randers FC

Monday, June 20th, 2016

Four Sierra Leonean football players Kwame Quee, Yeami Dunia, Christian Moses, Mohamed Kamara are presently on three weeks trials with Danish top flight side Randers FC. The Danish top flight side based in Randers was founded on January 1st 2003. All four are in Denmark with a single burning desire over a three weeks period;[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLCA elective congress postponed for a week

Monday, June 20th, 2016

The proposed Elective Congress of the Sierra Leone Cricket Association (SLCA) slated for Saturday, 18th June 2016 has been postponed to 25th June 2015 by the Ministry of Sports. In a letter written to the cricket association by the Deputy Director of Sports, Michael S. Mustapha with the caption, ‘Reschedule of the elective congress’ reads;[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone Dance Federation to Host Maiden Championship today

Friday, June 17th, 2016

The Sierra Leone Dance Sport Federation in collaboration with Creative Image Studio will be hosting the maiden edition of the National Dance Championship today Friday 17th June 2016 at the Globe Cinema in Freetown. According to the President of the Federation, Lesley Smith, they’ve decided to tag the competition ‘Dance for Jesus’ because the event[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: COFA slam indefinite suspension on Susan’s Bay Community

Friday, June 17th, 2016

Central One Football Association (COFA) has slammed an indefinite suspension on Susan’s Bay community football team after finding them guilty of contravening article 5(4) of the rules and regulations of COFA. It states that “In case of an abandoned match because of the fault of one team the result of that the match shall be[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: All sets for WAVA final

Friday, June 17th, 2016

All roads will be leading to the Siaka Stevens Stadium Stadium on Sunday 19th June 2016 The finals will be played between Young Stars and Sixers in the female category while Young Stars will also be battling it out with Super Six for the male championship. Last season’s runners up in both genders RSLAF and[…]