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Sierra Leone Sports: 3rd Mayor’s Marathon and sport meet to be held in Kenema

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Kenema will be celebrating the best of athletics when athletes from all parts of the country and neighbouring Liberia and Guinea converge there for the 3rd edition of their Mayor’s Marathon and track and field athletics sport meet on Sunday 30 December 2017 and Monday 1 January 2018. Having successfully hosted the events over the[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Blind cricket players to play exhibition match

Friday, January 5th, 2018

The only certified and approved International Cricket Council (ICC) and Sierra Leone Cricket Association (SLCA) coach for blind cricket, Mohamed Boys Kamara, has urged sport philanthropists, and corporate institutions to assist them to develop blind cricket. Coach Boys, as he is fondly called, has been effectively training about 30 blind and visually impaired players for[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: COFA League gains momentum

Friday, January 5th, 2018

Central One Football Association (COFA) Super Inter –Community league has gained momentum according to the scribe of the association, Philipson Cline–Cole, as most of the communities are determined to win this competition. According to Agnes Kamara, who has been following the COFA league, they are going to see exciting matches from today to Sunday. Today,[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Cricket T20 continues this weekend

Friday, January 5th, 2018

The Sierra Leone Cricket Association Cricket T20 sponsored by Mercury International will continue this weekend at the Prince of Wales school Kingtom. Ibrahim Kamara said that tomorrow Saturday 23rd December Wanders who failed to honor their last fixture against Mid West are expected to come on board this time around to spring surprises not only[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Percy Nicholson –”Guinea regional tour was a success”

Friday, January 5th, 2018

The President of the Sierra Leone National Cycling Association (SLNCA), Percy Nicholson, said he was please with the performances of the two elite cyclists, Augustine Sesay and Suleiman Bah who represented the country in the Guinea regional Cycling tour. The tour lasted over four days and cyclists covered 300 kilometers. He said after taking some[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Ladies shocked Veteran-11 in cricket warm-up match

Friday, January 5th, 2018

A pool of women cricketers who are currently preparing for the forthcoming North West Africa Cricket Council (NWACC) tourney to be held in Ghana in January 2018, engaged a male side, Veteran-11, in a warm-up friendly match on Wednesday 20 December 2017 at the Prince of Wales oval as part of their preparation. The Veteran[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Kent lose first Premier League match

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

The Kent Cricket Club Sierra Leone lost their opening league match in the 2017-2018 season to Asian Pro by 5 wickets in the Mercury T20 Premier League at the Prince of Wales School Ground, Kingtom, Freetown, on Sunday 17 December 2017. Kent won the toss and opted to bat first and scored 97/7 in 20[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Alosac Table Tennis Club dominates President Cup

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Alosac Table Tennis Club (ATTC) dominated all the games at the two-day Presidential Open Tournament hosted at their gym in the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown, to comfortably win both the team and singles event. The tourney was organized under the name of the President of the Sierra Leone Table Tennis Association, Alie Lakish, who[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: EBK trophy winner will bag Le15M

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

The brain behind the Ernest Bai Koroma Trophy, Hon. Chernor Bah has told the press that this year winner will take home Le15 million, which is more than the previous Le12.5 million. The runners-up will take home Le10 million over the previous Le7.5 million. He also revealed that they are able to upgrade the flood[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: MOS engulfs team ABK in beach volleyball final

Thursday, January 4th, 2018

Sierra Leone top seeded male beach volleyball team, Abubakarr I Kamara and Patrick Lombi of team MOS produced a fine partnership as usual to emerge with a 2 straight set win over seed No. 2 Ishmael Bangura and John Kamara of team ABK to capture the first Atlantic Beach volleyball series hosted at Lumley Beach[…]