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Sierra Leone Sports: Sports Life Int’l celebrates 16 years jog for Jesus

Thursday, April 13th, 2017

Christian Organization, Sports Life International, headed by Pastor Yatta Samura, will celebrate 16 years jogging for Jesus on Saturday 15 April 2017. This is a programme Christians have been looking forward to, as this has been a blessing to them because of the testimonies given by people when their sicknesses are healed after jogging for[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: XOB Boxing to stage showdown at YSC

Thursday, April 13th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: XOB Boxing to stage showdown at YSC

A boxing showdown will return to the ring at the Young Men Sport Club (YSC) located on Wilkinson Road in Freetown, on Thursday, 27 April, as XOB Boxing Club will collaborate with Sierra Leone Boxing Association to stage 10 Independence Day bouts. The event will bring together elite boxers from Sierra Leone Police, RSLAF, Correctional[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Another loss for Salone Cricket team

Thursday, April 13th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Another loss for Salone Cricket team

Sierra Leone National Senior Men’s Cricket team has lost again on Tuesday 11th April 2017, to Botswana by two wickets in the on-going ICC Africa Division One competition in South Africa. This is Sierra Leone’s fourth loss in the competition after losing to Ghana, Zambia and Nigeria. This places Sierra Leone in the bottom of[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Salone cricket team loses all three matches

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Salone cricket team loses all three matches

Sierra Leone National male cricket team (Patriots) has lost all three matches in the on going ICC/Africa Division One tournament in South Africa. In the first match, played on Friday, Sierra Leone lost to Ghana, 113 runs, Sierra Leone bowled Ghana out in 42.3 overs for 179 runs all out and Sierra Leone replied with[…]

Sierra Leone News: Karl Travel Agency boosts Table Tennis Association

Monday, April 10th, 2017
Sierra Leone News: Karl Travel Agency boosts Table Tennis Association

Karl Travel Agency boosted the Sierra Leone Table Tennis Association with two air tickets for the players to compete in Tunisia at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) Africa Junior and Cadet Championship slated for Sunday 9th- Saturday 15th April 2017. The event will be held at the prestigious Dome of El Menzah Arena, in[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: 30 referees complete FIFA MA course

Monday, April 10th, 2017

Thirty referees from across Sierra Leone completed the FIFA MA Referee Course at the Atlantic Hall in the Siaka Stevens Stadium, in Freetown on Friday, 7 April 2017. FIFA Referee Instructor, Jerome Damon, from South Africa and Malawi’s FIFA Fitness Instructor, Mark Mzengo, were in charge of the five-day Course organised by Sierra Leone Football[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone opens ICC/Africa Division one campaign against Ghana

Friday, April 7th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone opens ICC/Africa Division one campaign against Ghana

Sierra Leone senior men’s national team, known as the “Patriots”, will open their International Cricket Council Africa World Cricket League Division One tournament campaign against West Africa counterpart Ghana, today Friday 7th April 2016 in Benoni South Africa. The Patriots, who are debuting in the tournament, will be looking forward to a bright start as[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Salone drops 18 places in FIFA ranking

Friday, April 7th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Salone drops 18 places in FIFA ranking

Sierra Leone has fallen eighteen places in the latest FIFA world rankings, from 95 to 113, leaving the Leone Stars in the dismal 31st position in Africa. Of course, this is to be expected after almost a year off due, in part, to the Ebola crisis. The Stars didn’t play… so their ranking dropped dramatically.[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sport’s Ministry celebrates International Day of Sport

Thursday, April 6th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Sport’s Ministry celebrates International Day of Sport

The Ministry of Sport and the National Sport Council of Sierra Leone (NSC) will today Thursday 6th April 2017, join the entire world to celebrate the 4th Edition of the International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP). The International Day of Sport for Development and Peace (IDSDP) was declared by the United Nations[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Ascension Tong to play Lumley

Thursday, April 6th, 2017
Sierra Leone Sports: Ascension Tong to play Lumley

All roads will be leading to the parade playing today to witness the match between Ascension Tong Community and Lumley at the ongoing Central One Football Association (COFA) Super Community league. One of the mangers of Ascension Tong, Joseph Logan, said, “Today’s match is a must win match if they are to proceed into the[…]