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Sierra Leone Sports: 40 PHE teachers attend one-day seminar in Port Loko

Wednesday, February 20th, 2019
Sierra Leone Sports: 40 PHE teachers attend one-day seminar in Port Loko

The Physical Health Education Department in the Ministry of Basic and Senior Secondary Schools in Port Loko District on Friday 15th February 2018 held a one day athletics sports officiating seminar for 40 PHE teachers. According to Aruna Kamara, the seminar was sponsored by the Unisa Deen Kargbo Dev. Foundation at the District Education Hall in[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Paralympian table tennis player is a “Housemate”

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019
Sierra Leone Sports: Paralympian table tennis player is a “Housemate”

Sierra Leone’s Paralympic table tennis player, George Wyndham, is among the 20 shortlisted candidates to appear in the “Big Brother Housemates Salone” TV program, on Thursday 14 February 2019. Wyndham is Sierra Leone’s most decorated and accomplished athlete. Before the final announcement Wyndham said he believes he can make it into the house because he[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: 300-seat bleachers is good for the sport – Martin Michael

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019
Sierra Leone Sports: 300-seat bleachers is good for the sport – Martin Michael

The Vice Chair of Sierra Leone Cricket Association, Martin Michael, has said that cricket is the number one sport in the country even though football is the number one in the world. He made this statement on Friday 15th February 2019 after the turning of the sod of the 300-seater stand at POW for fans[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Europa League: Napoli ease past Bangura’s Zurich

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019
Sierra Leone Sports: Europa League: Napoli ease past Bangura’s Zurich

Sierra Leone skipper Umaru Bangura played the whole 90 minutes as FC Zurich suffered a 3-1 home defeat at their Letzigrund Stadium in Switzerland. Carlo Ancelotti saw his Napoli team take a huge step into the next stage of the competition beating FC Zurich in the round of 32 Europa League first leg played on Thursday. Lorenzo[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Premier League games set for the weekend

Friday, February 15th, 2019
Sierra Leone Sports: Premier League games set for the weekend

The Chair of the Bo Rangers Football Club, supporters club, Babadi Kamara, said they are going to take on East End Lions in a different style on Saturday 16 February 2019 at the Siaka Stevens Stadium in Freetown. Chair Kamara continued that despite losing all their three matches against Kallon F.C., Ports authority and Central Parade,[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: SLCA to construct 300-seat stand at POW

Friday, February 15th, 2019
Sierra Leone Sports: SLCA to construct 300-seat stand at POW

The Secretary General of Sierra Leone Cricket Association (SLCA) said the Association will construct a standard 300-seat spectators stand at the Prince of Wales school in Kingtom. The facilities will include two dugouts for players, concrete seats and changing rooms with showers and toilets.   A symbolic sod turning will take place on Friday 15 February[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: We need more coaches – Taekwondo President

Thursday, February 14th, 2019

The President of Sierra Leone Taekwondo Association, Oness Johnson said that they need more coaches to come on board as they want to spread the sport nationwide. Apparently, there are very few coaches as taekwondo is relatively unknown in Sierra Leone and there are very few practitioners. He stated that very soon they will be visiting[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Update on Proceeds for matches Played across the country from Saturday, 6th February to Sunday, 10 February, 2019

Thursday, February 14th, 2019

The Sierra Leone Premier League Board wishes to update the general public about match proceeds generated from the following premier league matches and thus distributed on percentages as agreed and provided for by the PLB statute.  6th February 2019 1. Central Parade vs Mighty Blackpool VENUE: parade field Total tickets sold – Le23,280,000 Match expenses[…]

 Sierra Leone Sports: Update on Proceeds for matches Played across the country from Saturday, 6th February to Sunday, 10 February, 2019

Thursday, February 14th, 2019

The Sierra Leone Premier League Board wishes to update the general public about match proceeds generated from the following premier league matches and thus distributed on percentages as agreed and provided for by the PLB statute.  6th February 2019 1. Central Parade vs Mighty Blackpool VENUE: parade field Total tickets sold – Le23,280,000 Match expenses[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: We need more coaches – Taekwondo President

Thursday, February 14th, 2019

The President of Sierra Leone Taekwondo Association, Oness Johnson said that they need more coaches to come on board as they want to spread the sport nationwide. Apparently, there are very few coaches as taekwondo is relatively unknown in Sierra Leone and there are very few practitioners. He stated that very soon they will be visiting[…]