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Sierra Leone Sports: “We are looking forward to this non-division League”-COFA Chairman

Friday, July 11th, 2014

The Chairman for the Central One Football Association (COFA), Sammah Sesay, in an exclusive interview with this medium has said that they are looking forward to this year’s non-division league. He said they are expected to have 35 teams that will be participating in this year’s league, and that because of the limited space as[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: ”Airtel Rising Stars is a blessing”-Ibrahim Kamara

Friday, July 11th, 2014

Ibrahim Kamara, one of the coaches competing in the tournament, has told this medium in an exclusive interview that “Airtel Rising Stars (ARS) is a blessing”. He said since ARS came into this country, a lot of young players have been spotted and have transformed them into National players that have ultimately represented the country[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: Airtel Rising Stars Regional tourney continue today

Thursday, July 10th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: Airtel Rising Stars Regional tourney continue today

The Regional tournament of the 2014 ARS U17 competition continues today, Thursday 10th July 10th to the 14th July 2014 in the Western Area, Bombali, Kambia and Moyamba respectively. In the Western Area, 30 teams are set to battle for the championship from 10th to the 13th.  They include: Western Area Rural, 6 boys and[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: Mercury boosts Stella Grant ahead of Commonwealth Games

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Mercury International (SL) Limited Managing Director Martin Michael on Tuesday 8th July 2014 at his Krootown Road office, presented a Return-Air ticket and the sum of Six Hundred United States Dollars to a staff of the Accounts Department, Miss Stella Grant. Stella Grant is one of two Table Tennis players due to compete in the[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: KCC ends four weeks Cricket Training with US International

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

The Kent Cricket Club (KCC), one of the renowned cricket clubs in the country, will today Thursday 10th July 2014, end a four week cricket training with the American International School of Freetown ( AISF). On the first day, which was more of an introduction, a short video clip about a match between Sussex and[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: ”My focus is now on the Commonwealth Games”-Mohamed Thorley

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports:  ”My focus is now on the Commonwealth Games”-Mohamed Thorley

Mohamed Thorley seed number two (2) in the National Cycling team has told Sports World that is focused is now on the Commonwealth Games as he wants to spring surprises during the game. He said this is  first outing in the Commonwealth Games that is why since he was selected by the association he has[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: Weah like Kallon; the face of football in Liberia & Salone

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: Weah like Kallon; the face of football in Liberia & Salone

Sierra Leone’s first female football president, Madam Isha Johansen says Liberia’s George Weah is like Sierra Leone’s Mohamed Kallon when it came to their industrious footballing career in their respective countries and was positive that both have done well in supporting women’s empowerment and change the face of football in Liberia and Sierra Leone respectively.[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: Search for Airtel Rising Stars ends in Bo, Kenema and Kono

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: Search for Airtel Rising Stars ends in Bo, Kenema and Kono

The search for Airtel Rising Stars (ARS) has ended in Bo, Kenema and Kono over the weekend. In Kono, first timers, Fofana FC clinched this year’s ARS U17 male championship after a 6-5 post game penalty victory over Sangafullay FC. They bagged 1.5m as a championship package and have booked themselves a place in the[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: Commonwealth Games dele revealed

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: Commonwealth Games dele revealed

Chef de Mission of Sierra Leone to this year’s Commonwealth in Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Unisa Deen Kargbo has on Monday, 7th July revealed Sierra Leone’s delegation to this year Commonwealth Games. The delegation comprises of eight (8) sporting disciplines with officials from the Ministry of Sports and of the National Olympic Committee (NOC). The delegation[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: Cycling Commonwealth Games dele names out

Monday, July 7th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: Cycling Commonwealth Games dele names out

Sierra Leone National Cycling Association; one of the sporting disciplines that will be representing Sierra Leone in this year’s Commonwealth Games slated for 23 July-3 August this year in Glasgow, Scotland, has named a four- man delegation comprising two officials and two athletes. The athletes are: Captain Moses Sesay and Mohamed Thorley, and the officials[...]