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Sierra Leone Sports: ‘We are well prepared for the competition”-Esther Kellah

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: ‘We are well prepared for the competition”-Esther Kellah

One of the female Roll ball players, Esther Kellah, said that they are well prepared for the competition. She said this before they left for the 4th Roll Ball World Cup, which is supposed to start on Friday 17th February 2017 and ends on the 23 of this month in Dhaka, Bangladesh. She said that[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Dance Sport Federation holds a day seminar

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Dance Sport Federation holds a day seminar

In line with their struggle to expand the knowledge of dancers as athletes and to sell the image of the country through dance as a sport, Sierra Leone Dance Sport Federation (SLDSF) held a day seminar at the Aberdeen Community Centre in Aberdeen, Freetown, on Saturday 11th January 2017. About 30 dancers from the various[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Susan’s Bay to withdraw court action against COFA

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Susan’s Bay to withdraw court action against COFA

Sierra Leone Football Association (SLFA) and Western Area Football Association (WAFA) held a joint meeting with representatives of Central One Football Association (COFA) and Susan’s Bay community to resolve the impasse between both parties. The meeting was held at the Secretariat of the FA at Kingtom, Freetown on Wednesday 15th February 2017. Shortly after the[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Canon Royals Fall, YSC advances to finals

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Arch rivals, Canon Royals and Youngmen Social Club (YSC), played a hard-hitting game, with YSC maintaining their remarkable winning streak against the Royals in the second playoff encounter of the Western Area, inter-club basketball championship. In the game, which was played on Tuesday night at the Siaka Stevens Stadium basketball court, both teams battled from[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: 15 Roll ballers off to Bangladesh

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: 15 Roll ballers off to Bangladesh

A 15-person delegation of the Sierra Leone Roll Ball Association, made up of 12 male and female players and three officials has left for Dhaka, Bangladesh over the weekend to attend the 4th Roll Ball World Cup slated for the 17-23 of this month. The President of the Association, Pastor Noel Williams, has said this[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Cricket CEO offers scholarships to two players

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Cricket CEO offers scholarships to two players

The Chief Executive Officer of Sierra Leone Cricket Association (SLCA), Francis Trevor Samura, has offered scholarships to two promising young cricketers; John Bangura and George Edward Ngagba. The amount of the scholarship was not disclosed but Samura assured the boys that their school expenses would be covered. Samura made the pronouncement on Sunday 12th February[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: KCC whitewash Old Edwardians by 114 runs in ODI cricket Premier League

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: KCC whitewash Old Edwardians by 114 runs in ODI cricket Premier League

Kent Cricket club (KCC) got a convincing victory on Saturday 11th February 2017 against Old Edwardians in the second leg of the on-going Mercury sponsored ODI Premier League at the Prince of Wales Cricket venue in Kingtom, Freetown. KCC whitewashed their opponent by 114 runs in to record their second victory in the league. Saturday’s[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Algerian referees to officiate FUS Rabat-Johansen in Rabat

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

The referees to officiate the second leg CAF Champion League preliminary tie between FUS Rabat and FC Johansen are all from the Mediterranean coast of Algeria. Centre referee, Lahlou Benbraham, will officiate the second leg match in Rabat. Benbraham has been a full FIFA international referee since 2016. The first and second assistant referees and[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Ahead of the second leg RSLAF players are still focused

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Ahead of the second leg  RSLAF players are still focused

RSLAF FC defeated their opponent, Wiki Tourists in the first leg of the CAF Confederation cup preliminary tie, on Sunday 12th February at the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown by two goals to nil (2-0). They remain focused and determined to continue in that fine form ahead of the second leg match between the RSLAF[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Cycling President & Scribe attend CAC congress

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Cycling President & Scribe attend CAC congress

The President of the National Cycling Association, Percy Nicholson, and scribe Curtis Johnson attended the African Cycling Confederation (CAC) elective congress, which took place on Sunday 12th February 2017 at Steigenberger Nile Palace Hotel, Luxor, Egypt. They also represented Sierra Leone at the International Cycling Union (UCI) platform meeting. This is the first international assignment[…]