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Sierra Leone Sports: I was impressed with their performance – Coach Kamara

Friday, February 24th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: I was impressed with their performance – Coach Kamara

The Head Coach of the National Roll Ball team, Abu Bakarr Sidikki Kamara, said he was impressed with the incredible performance by his boys though they bowed out of the Roll Ball World Cup Competition with just four points after winning against Omen and drawing against England and losing to Ivory Coast and India. The[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sports avenue ends celebration with awards

Friday, February 24th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Sports avenue ends celebration with awards

One of the renowned sports programs in the country, Sports Avenue, has ended their 15th Anniversary celebration by presenting awards to sports personalities and journalists who have worked very hard for the development sports. The program, which was labelled as one of the best in the country was first aired on February 14th 2002 immediately[…]

Sierra Leone Sports:”The award serves as a motivation to me,” -Magdalene S. Konneh

Friday, February 24th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports:”The award serves as a motivation to me,”  -Magdalene S. Konneh

One of Sierra Leone finest female sports journalists, Magdalene S. Konneh has said the award she received from Sports Avenue as the Best Sports Journalist from 2016, will serve has a motivation to her to do more. Magdalene said since she started sports journalism in 2010 at Tumac Radio 89;3 FM this award is also[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Undefeated Flames win first WAB Championship

Friday, February 24th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Undefeated Flames win first WAB Championship

Archibald Red Flames (ARF) finished off a perfect competition with two straight victories against Youngmen Sport Club (YSC) in the Western Area Inter-Club Basketball Championship (WAB), best-of-three finals at the basketball arena at the Siaka Stevens Stadium, in Freetown. Red Flames clinched the title on Sunday night with support from their stirring fans, overpowering YSC[…]

Sierra Leone News: SWASAL Executive hands over office equipment to Regional Associations

Friday, February 24th, 2017

Across section of the Sports Writers Association of Sierra Leone (SWASAL) National Executive were in Bo, Kenema and Makeni over the weekend to hand over office equipment to their regional member associations. Assistant Secretary General, Festus J. Lahai, explained to the various regions that “these computers were donated to us by former President of SWASAL,[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Susan’s Bay withdraws court action against COFA COFA league continues today

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Susan’s Bay withdraws court action against COFA COFA league continues today

Susan’s Bay has finally withdrawn the court action against the Central One Football Association (COFA) in the second sitting in Court on Friday 17th February 2017, after the football family intervened on Wednesday 15th February after the first sitting on Tuesday 14th February 2017. The intervention of the Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) and Western[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: RSLAF proceeds to the next stage…FC Johansen eliminated

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: RSLAF proceeds to the next stage…FC Johansen eliminated

The Republic of Sierra Leone Armed Forces FC (RSLAF) booked their place in the first round of the CAF Confederation Cup, despite a 1-0 away defeat in Nigeria on Sunday 19th February 2017. Wikki Tourists’ Captain, Mustapha Ibrahim, scored the only goal of the match from the penalty spot in the 55th minute at the[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: ODI Premier League – RSLAF Cricketers crush Olympics

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: ODI Premier League – RSLAF Cricketers crush Olympics

On Saturday, 18th February 2017, Republic of Sierra Leone Army Forces (RSLAF) beat Regent Olympics by 5 wickets to continue their winning spree in the second leg of the on going Mercury One Day International (ODI) Cricket Premier League at the Prince of Wales secondary school ground in Kingtom, Freetown. Olympic fans were expecting the[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone to play England & India in Roll Ball World Cup opening matches

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone to play England & India in Roll Ball World Cup opening matches

The Fourth Edition of the Roll Ball World Cup will officially kick off today at the newly constructed, Sheikh Russel Roller Skating Stadium at the Paltan Ground adjoined to the Bangabandhu National Stadium in Dhaka. First timers, team Sierra Leone, will be playing their opening matches against England and India at 9 a.m. Salone time.[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Basketball Red Flames target first Silverware

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Basketball  Red Flames target first Silverware

As the best-of-three Western area inter-club basketball final starts this evening at the Siaka Stevens Stadium basketball court in Freetown, Archibald Red Flames hopeful of getting their first Silverware in the history of the club against defending champions Young Men Social Club (YSC). YSC were the talk of the championship and much favoured. But, Red[…]