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Sierra Leone Sports: “Our focus is on training” – Coach Sorie Kamara

Friday, March 2nd, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: “Our focus is on training” – Coach Sorie Kamara

The Director of Beach Volleyball, Sorie Kamara, who is also the national head coach asserted they are focusing on high standard training to keep the players fit to prepare for Commonwealth Games. Coach Kamara said they will be facing tough challenges against top nations, but his players should not be underrated because they are up[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Fencing President Map out strategic plans for rapid development

Friday, March 2nd, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Fencing President Map out strategic plans for rapid development

The President of Sierra Leone National Fencing Association (SLNFA), Captain Joseph K. Kanu, said he has mapped out strategic plans that will bring in rapid development with the aim of promoting the sport throughout the country. The prepared plans involved the training of local coaches who will be encouraged to provide adequate training schedules for[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Camp DIVA Youth Championship Gains Momentum… Dundee United Entertains Western Rovers Today

Friday, March 2nd, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Camp DIVA Youth Championship Gains Momentum… Dundee United Entertains Western Rovers Today

The Secretary General of the Camp DIVA Youth Championship, Barrie Alpha, said that ongoing 13th edition Youth Championship at the Kroo Bay community has gained momentum with numbers of football loving fans from different areas in the Freetown municipality going down the slum community everyday to witness the country’s most sport, football. He said that[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: ”Kei Kamara is accomplished goal soccer in MLS,” Ibrahim Sesay

Friday, March 2nd, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: ”Kei Kamara is accomplished goal soccer in MLS,” Ibrahim Sesay

One of Sierra Leone’s football administrators, Ibrahim Sesay, said that Kei Kamara is accomplished goal scorer in MLS, Kamara was acquired by Vancouver Whitecaps FC in December 2017 via trade from New England Revolution in exchange for a first-round MLS Super Draft pick in 2019 and a conditional second-round pick in 2020. He said before[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: FC Seattle whitewash Independent FC

Monday, February 26th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: FC Seattle whitewash Independent FC

As the Mayor trophy continues in Makeni at the Wusum Field, FC Seattle whitewashed their opponents, Independent FC, by seven goals to zero (7-0) to register their first win after losing their first match. Sheku Turay said during the match it was Ibrahim P. Kamara who scored the first goal in the 14th minute of[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: WAFRA to organize annual jogging

Monday, February 26th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: WAFRA to organize annual jogging

Western Area Football Referees Association (WAFRA) will be organizing its annual jogging event on Saturday 10th February 2018. According to co-coordinator Anabi Yusufu Kamara, the jogging event will start from the Siaka Stevens Stadium and end at the Atlantic Beach Bar Restaurant of the Lumley beach. He said the purpose of the jogging event is[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: FC Johansen appoints Kaloga as Head Coach

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: FC Johansen appoints Kaloga as Head Coach

Following the resignation of John Keister over the weekend, the management of Johansen Football Club has appointed the former Assistant Coach of Eastern End Lions, Abdulai Kaloga Bah as the new head coach for the club. Bah and a team of technical staff were appointed to replaced Coach Keister with immediate effect, said a statement[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Thunder Bolt Academy holds coaching seminar

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Thunder Bolt Academy holds coaching seminar

Thunder Bolt Football Academy held a day seminar for youth coaches at the Approve School playing ground in the east end of Freetown on Monday 5 February 2018. Over 30 local coaches from different youth football teams across the country were opportune to acquire basic knowledge in the one-day seminar. The one-day seminar was designed[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Roles and responsibilities of a cricket captain

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Roles and responsibilities of a cricket captain

The Chief Executive Officer of the Sierra Leone Cricket Association, Frances Samura, said a cricket captain must at all times ensure that the game is played within the spirit of cricket, ensures that teammates respect umpires decisions and respects opponents. He said that captaincy, like coaching, varies significantly depending on the team and the level[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: NGC commits to develop sports sector

Thursday, February 15th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: NGC commits to develop sports sector

National Grand Coalition (NGC) Presidential candidate, Kandeh Kolleh Yumkella said his government will be committed to the development of the sport sector because it is a strong unifying factor. Addressing supporters, during the launch of NGC Manifesto in Port Loko district on Tuesday 13 February 2018, Yumkella highlighted his strategies on how he believes his[…]