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Sierra Leone Sports: Team Sierra Leone in Africa Cup of Nations

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Team Sierra Leone in Africa Cup of Nations

Sierra Leone senior national male and female teams will be part of the contingents that will be representing Zone Two in the 2017 Beach Volleyball Africa Cup of Nations, after qualification rounds. The male team was crowned Champions while the female side settled as runners up in the recently concluded Zone Two qualifying meet in[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Williams apologizes to Cricket Association

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Williams apologizes to Cricket Association

Mid-West Cricket Club (MWCC) middle order batman, swing bowler and resilient fielder, Solomon Williams has officially tendered his apology to the Board of Directors of Sierra Leone Cricket Association (SLCA) and the entire Cricket family. The all-rounder, who tendered his apology on Tuesday March 28th 2017, was dropped from the senior national men’s squad that[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Salone Premier League may start next month

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Salone Premier League may start next month

The long awaited Sierra Leone Premier league is expected to start on the 15th April 2017 in different venues across the country. The decision to start the Premier League was made by the 13 Premier League clubs who were present in the meeting on Tuesday 28th March 2017 at the football secretariat at Kingtom. The[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: CRSG supports Calaba Town football

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports:  CRSG supports Calaba Town football

Todd Hung of China Railway Seventh Group (CRSG) has joined the Calaba Town community in their ongoing football league where he donated footballs to help them continue the league. Making the donation, Todd told the community that he loves football and wants them to use football to unite the community. Todd said he is happy[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Patriots wrap-up preparation ahead of ICC/ Africa WCL ODI Division One Tourney

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Patriots wrap-up preparation ahead of ICC/ Africa WCL ODI Division One Tourney

Sierra Leone Senior Men’s National Cricket team, dubbed the “Patriots”, wrapped-up their preparations ahead of the ICC/Africa WCL One Day International Division One Tournament slated for South Africa in April this year. The Patriots defeated the Asians Pro Cricket Club on Sunday at the Prince of Wales Cricket ground in Kingtom, Freetown. The Patriots played[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Salone Karate wins 11 medals at Zone Two

Tuesday, March 28th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Salone Karate wins 11 medals at Zone Two

Sierra Leone National Karate Association competed in this year’s Zone Two Karate Championship in Guinea over the weekend. Eight countries took part in this year’s competition. The team won 11 medals including 10 bronze medals and 1 silver. Last year, the karate team won 5 medals in Mali. According to President of the Karate Association,[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Football Stakeholders constitute judicial bodies

Monday, March 27th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Football Stakeholders constitute judicial bodies

Stakeholders of Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) constituted the judicial bodies of the FA after approving chairmen, vice chairmen and members to serve in the Ethics, Appeals and Disciplinary Committees. The decision was made on Thursday 23rd March 2017 during the Extra-Ordinary Congress of the SLFA held at the Atlantic Hall of Siaka Steven Stadium[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: ”Elections are over and no individual is a winner” – WAFA Chairman

Monday, March 27th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: ”Elections are over and no individual is a winner” – WAFA Chairman

The Chairman for the Western Area Football Area (WAFA) Foday Turay has said that time for elections is over and no individual is a winner. WAFA and football are the winners in ensuring a peaceful, credible and transparent democratic process. In the spirit of reconciling the difference within the family, we will respect and recognise[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Le 215,100,000 for SLFA Premier League

Friday, March 24th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Le 215,100,000 for SLFA Premier League

The President of Sierra Leone Football Association, Isha Johansen, told delegates present in the Extra-Ordinary Congress held at the Atlantic Hall of the Siaka Stevens Stadium on Thursday 23rd March 2017 that the FA will provide Two Hundred and Fifteen Million, One Hundred Thousand Leones (Le215, 100, 000,) with immediate effect for the kick-off of[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: “I am honoured to represent Women and Sport Commission”

Friday, March 24th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: “I am honoured to represent Women and Sport Commission”

One of the diligent members of Women and Sport Commission Sierra Leone (WSC-SL), Feimata Bangura, said she is honored to represent Sierra Leone in the sport leadership program in Cape Verde. She is expected to depart Freetown for Cape Verde on Saturday 25th March 2017 to attend the two-day program scheduled for the 27th and[…]