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Sierra Leone Sports: Tiger Shotokan Karate School ends grading ceremony

Thursday, January 15th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Tiger Shotokan Karate School ends grading ceremony

In a bid to develop and promote Karate in the country, Young Tiger Shotokan Karate School in collaboration with Sierra Leone Karate Association, held its first grading ceremony recently at Cathedral Primary School Compound, Howe Street Freetown. According to Sensei Mohamed J. Kamara who is in charge of the school, the purpose of the grading[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Judo Association heading for a new path

Thursday, January 15th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Judo Association heading for a new path

The Sierra Leone Judo Association (SLJA) is hoping to find a new path after the deadly Ebola outbreak, which has caused its athletes huge frustration and loss of hope. Winning hopes and getting back on track have been the latest drive of the association’s executive body whilst effort to support the government in the fight[…]

Sierra Leone News: John Kamara wins Sierra Leone football.Com Award

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
Sierra Leone News: John Kamara wins Sierra Leone football.Com Award

Sierra Leone international player, John Kamara who played for Greece Club-PAS Lamina has won the third edition of the Sierra Leone Football.com player of the year award that was held on Tuesday January 13th 2015 at the Harry Yansaneh Hall 56 Campbell street. He secured 32% of the vote cast followed by Norrkoping striker-Alhaji Andriano[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: ”Football is dying in the country”-Abubakarr Tostao Kamara

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: ”Football is dying in the country”-Abubakarr Tostao Kamara

Former Sierra Leone National player, Abubakkarr Tostao Kamara has said that football is dying in the country. He made the statement during the Sierra Leone Football.com award held yesterday. He said that as former player of the country, he is “not happy with  the state of football in the country as those who are playing[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: FANT S.L CEO Jets in today

Wednesday, January 14th, 2015

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Football for a New Tomorrow (FANT)- Sierra Leone will jet in Freetown today . According to FANT Sierra Leone’s Vice President, Richard Jimmy, Eric will be in town to assess the organization’s project and he will arrive with two doctors from Denmark to give their own contribution towards the fight[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Cycling may postpone Congress

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Cycling may postpone Congress

Sierra Leone National Cycling Association (SLNCA) elective congress slated for Sunday January 25th 2015 may be postponed according to Winston Crowther, President of the association. He made this statement over Radio Democracy FM 98.1 on Sunday saying that they are unable to complete the nominations for various positions including the presidency. On Sunday January 4th[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Medo signs for Maccabi Haifa

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Medo signs for Maccabi Haifa

Maccabi Haifa have completed the signing of Sierra Leone international and Bolton Wanderers midfielder Mohamed ‘Medo’ Kamara. The Former Partizan Belgrade player is the first signing for Haifa coach Marco Balbul for the Israeli-based club of the January transfer window. The 27-year-old has made 57 appearances for the Trotters, scoring three goals. However, hasn’t featured[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLSDWA outlines plans for 2015

Monday, January 12th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: SLSDWA outlines plans for 2015

The Scribe of Sierra Leone Swimming Diving and Water Polo Association (SLSDWA), Mohamed Turay has released their calendar of activities for 2015. Speaking to Mohamed Turay in an interview with this medium he said the association have so many activities to undertake this year, that is why they have outlined their plans very early to[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Maccabi Haifa Confirms Medo’s Move from Bolton

Monday, January 12th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Maccabi Haifa Confirms Medo’s Move from Bolton

Sierra Leone international and Bolton Wanderers midfielder Mohamed ‘Medo’ Kamara will arrive in Israel in the coming days, with the Israeli-based Haifa looking to seal their first signing of the January transfer window. The 27-year-old defensive midfielder emerged as the first signing for the new Haifa coach Marco Balbul, who works with Medo at Partizan[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Coach Bangura heads Santoba FC

Saturday, January 10th, 2015
Sierra Leone Sports: Coach Bangura heads Santoba FC

Former Sierra Leone international Lamin Bangura   has been appointed as head coach of Guinean club Santoba FC for the rest of the season. His appointment came after a poor run of results under former manager Mustapha Sy that left the club fighting from the bottom. On Saturday last week the board took the difficult decision[…]