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Sierra Leone Sports: … & Rodney Michael vows to institute legal action

Thursday, July 17th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: … & Rodney Michael vows to institute legal action

Rodney Edmond Michael has also issued a press statement from London where he is currently undergoing medical treatment stressing that “my legal team is investigating the origin of the press release and will act accordingly to seek redress.” His redress is against “all those responsible for attempting to tarnish my image,” According to his press[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: Commonwealth dele off to Scotland

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: Commonwealth dele off to Scotland

 The Commonwealth Games delegation from Sierra Leone consisting of athletes, coaches and officials left the shores of Freetown on Tuesday 15th July in the evening hours onboard Gambia Bird. The delegation will transit through London before taking off to Scotland were the Games will be hosted this year. The delegation will be joined by part[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLBA looks forward to Ringside World Championship in USA

Wednesday, July 16th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: SLBA looks forward to Ringside World Championship in USA

Sierra Leone Boxing Association (SLBA) is looking forward to this year’s Ringside World Championship at the Independence Events Center, Missouri Valley in USA. The championship is the largest Amateur Boxing Tournament in the world, bringing boxers from around the Globe. The organizers are targeting 1,500 boxers worldwide. According to the invitation letter sent to SLBA[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: ”Don’t run away! the world knows Sierra Leone is peaceful”-President Koroma

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports:  ”Don’t run away! the world knows Sierra Leone is peaceful”-President Koroma

The President of Sierra Leone, Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma has told the Sierra Leone delegation to the Commonwealth Games that the athletes and officials should not run away because “the world knows Sierra Leone is peaceful”. He said just by returning, will give them the chance to develop their talents and represent the country again.[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: Africell may rescue SLVA

Tuesday, July 15th, 2014

The main sponsor of the Sierra Leone Volleyball Association (SLVA) Africell, may come onboard to rescue the association to enable the volleyball team compete in the U-21 Beach volleyball tournament. The Sierra Leone Volleyball team has qualified for the U-21 Beach World Championship in Cyprus, which is slated for 23rd-27th of July, and is desperately[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLVA withdraws from U-17 Competition

Monday, July 14th, 2014
Sierra Leone Sports: SLVA withdraws from U-17 Competition

Sierra Leone Volleyball Association has withdrawn from the U-17 World Beach Volleyball tournament in Mexico slated for the 15th -20th of July 2014 because of financial reason. According to information reaching this medium to take the delegation to the tournament they need about 85 Million Leones which is not forth coming it was on this[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: Ahead of Seychelles match–Coach Mckinstry invites 24 players to Camp

Monday, July 14th, 2014

Ahead of Leones Stars’ match with Seychelles in the 2015 preliminaries of the Africa Nations Cup qualifiers on Saturday July 19 at the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown, Head Coach, Jonathan Mckinstry has invited 18 foreign based and six home based players to camp. Eliminating Seychelles will see Leone Stars proceed to the group stage[...]

Sierra Leone Sports: For excellent performance —KCC Awards kids at American School

Monday, July 14th, 2014

For excellent performance the Executive of Kent Cricket Club [KCC] and the authority of American international School  have awarded certificates and two trophies to the kids who took part in the four weeks elite cricket training at the schools compound, Wilberforce, Freetown In distributing the certificates and trophies the Coordinator of the Summer School, Edward[...]

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[...]