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Sierra Leone Sports: Medo Kamara struggling to fit into Bolton team

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Medo Kamara struggling to fit into Bolton team

After enjoying his football in Finland, playing regularly with HJK Helsinki and was named the 2010 Veikkausliiga Player of the Year, Mohamed Medo Kamara has struggled under Neil Lennon at Bolton. It is a very difficult time for the Sierra Leonean still unable to hold down a starting spot at the Marcon Stadium. The 27-year-old[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: FASL may attend IFF Floorball Development Program Seminar

Monday, August 24th, 2015

Floorball Association Sierra Leone (FASL) is expected to attend the first Floorball development program Seminar in Africa, which will be organized by the International Floorball Federation (IFF) in cooperation with Cameroon floorball Association (CFA). The seminar will be held at the Gymnasium of college De La Salle located in Douala, Cameroon and have been slated[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Hindolo Karim Depart’s for Gabon

Friday, August 21st, 2015

Sierra Leone Lawn Tennis Association top seed Hindolo Karim has departed Freetown for Gabon to compete in the International Tennis Federation (ITF) F 1, features tournament slated for August 22nd – 30th 2015. Karim who is set to play his first international price money tournament will be playing against players from the participating countries, which[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Karate President receives Diploma of Honours

Friday, August 21st, 2015

Sierra Leone Karate President Shihan Victor E Amara has received Diploma of Honours in Karate during a zone two competition in Senegal as he was among the three who received such prestigious awards from the organizers. He said such award means he is now a legend in the sport of Karate, not only in the[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Lagos to host Sierra Leone Afcon qualifiers

Friday, August 21st, 2015

According to report from Nigeria, Sierra Leone Group I contest against Ivory Coast is expected to be played in Lagos Surulere stadium. Because of the ongoing CAF ban on football in Ebola-hit countries Leone Stars will have to travel to Nigeria to face the African champions on 6th September at Surulere Lagos, Nigeria. However, SLFA[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Meeting with GGM was fruitful”-NPC President

Friday, August 14th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Meeting with GGM was fruitful”-NPC President

President of National Paralympics Committee (NPC) Unisa Deen Kargbo has said that the meeting with Greatest Goal Ministries (GGM) on Tuesday 11th August was fruitful. He made this statement on Wednesday after the meeting. He said during the meeting both parties were able to explain their role to the development of disable sports in the[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLFA to set up working group ahead of FIFA visit

Friday, August 14th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: SLFA to set up working group ahead of FIFA visit

Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) ahead of visit by world’s football governing body, FIFA, www.sierraleonefootball.com understands. The decision to set up the committee now was reached at a meeting between representatives of aggrieved parties of the SLFA and Sports ministry and it was presided over by President Koroma at State House in Freetown on Wednesday.[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Basketball Association meet to Plan the way forward

Friday, August 14th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Basketball Association meet to Plan the way forward

Executive of Sierra Leone Basketball Association (SLBA) meet with clubs officials in Western Area to plan the way forward recently at the National Olympic Committee conference Hall Howe Street Freetown. A total of 13 officials from the 7 Basketball clubs in Western Area attended the meeting. During the meeting, members present discussed pertinent issues that[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLCA unveils new equipment

Thursday, August 13th, 2015

Members of Sierra Leone Cricket Association board and executive unveiled standard cricket equipment to their membership and cross section of journalist on Wednesday 12th August 2015 at Prince of Wales Secondary School Hall in Kingtom, Freetown. The equipment includes over 100 pairs of batting pads, 33 helmets, 130 pairs of playing shoes, over 300 playing[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: NOC Scribe boost Disable Athletes

Wednesday, August 12th, 2015

President of National Paralympics Committee Sierra Leone, Unisa Deen Kargbo presented a total of eleven jerseys to disable athletes during training at Siaka Stevens Stadium on Saturday 8th August 2015. During the presentation Unisa Dean Kargbo stated that the jerseys were donated by Joseph Nyande the scribe of National Olympic Committee-Sierra Leone to the athletes[…]