On the re-opening of SLPP Office … “We would never encourage violence” John Benjamin...

News in the ‘Sports’ Category

Sierra Leone Sports: Sinopspor confirms Bangura’s departure

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Turkey Regional Amateur League side Sinopspor has confirmed the release of Sierra Leone international striker Ibrahim Teteh Bangura and Brazilian veteran forward Alanzinho. The pair, who were recruited in July 2017, only spent five months with the Turkish Amateur League side and reasons for their release was not made known publicly by the club. According[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: 2017 Boxing Day Sports wrap up

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

The 91st edition of the Traditional Boxing Day Sport event held at the Siaka Stevens Stadium on December 26, 2017, was considered the biggest athletics meet in the past three years. Athletes from different camps in the Western Area, Northern region, Eastern region, Guinea and Liberia put up spectacular performances with keen contests in the[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: WAFRA to hold a two-day instructor course

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

Western Area Referees Association (WAFRA) will be holding a two-day local referee instructor’s course at the referee’s room in the main bowl of the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 January 2018. The Technical Instructor, Alhaji Sanusi Rashid, and Physical Fitness Instructor Mohamed B. Freeman, will both be in charge[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Debutants produce good cricket… Kent registers first victory

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

Kent Cricket Club (KCC) registered a resounding victory over newly promoted side, Wanderers Cricket Club (WCC) in the on going Mercury T20 Cricket Premier League on Sunday at the Prince of Wales Cricket grounds in Kingtom, Freetown. The match was a real showpiece for the debutants who surprisingly displayed the best of cricket with good[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Kargbo Jr. completes KSV Roeselare move

Wednesday, January 10th, 2018

James Kamara has said that Belgian First Division B side, KSV Roeselare have completed the signing of former Leone Stars captain son Ibrahim Kargbo Junior on a one and half season deal with an additional season option. The Belgian side confirmed the player signing on their official website just a day after his 18th birthday[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Former players give back to Club

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Two Ex-players of Old Edwardians Cricket Club, Augustine Thorpe in the USA and Abubakarr Bebaks Bangura based in England, gave new assorted cricket kits worth over $1,500 USD to their former club for use in the ongoing Mercury T20 Premier League. The current Head Coach of the Club, Abdul Coco Sesay, received the donation of[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Makoloh commemorates January 6 with football

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Hundreds of football fans gathered at the Makoloh playing field last Saturday to witness the grad final match between Kissy Koya FC and PEP Villa FC which was played in memory of those that lost their lives during the January 6 1999 tragic attack in Freetown. The 12 team gala was organized for the second[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: KCC duo selected for national assignment

Tuesday, January 9th, 2018

Kent Cricket Club Women’s team Captain, Ann-Marie Kamara and Vice-Captain, Fatu Pessima have been selected in the Sierra Leone women’s national team for the North West Africa Cricket Council (NWACC) Women’s tournament to be held in Accra, Ghana from 19-23 January 2018. Both players are products of the Kent junior section and the two were[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Women’s Cricket- All set for NWACC Tournament

Monday, January 8th, 2018

After months of effective preparation for the second edition of the Women’s North West Africa Cricket Council (NWACC) tournament, the Sierra Leone Cricket Association (SLCA) announced the final list of 14 players that will be competing to defend the title in Ghana from 19-23rd January 2018. The Champions aim at retaining the trophy, having won[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Ex-Players to revive Real Republicans Football Club

Monday, January 8th, 2018

Veteran players of Real Republicans Football Club (RRFC) have regrouped themselves with great interest of reviving the club, which they once played active football for. Real Republicans Football Club (RRFC) one of the oldest football club in the country is a registered first division club under the Western Area Football Association (WAFA) and it is[…]