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Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone U20 coach Tabi optimistic against Guinea Bissau

Friday, April 20th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leone U20 coach Tabi optimistic against Guinea Bissau

Sierra Leone Shootings Stars will be facing their Guinea Bissau counterpart in the hunt for a place in the next stage on the road to Niger 2019. Sierra Leone Cameroonian technician, Ken Tabi has expressed optimism of overturning a 1-0 deficit loss to Guinea Bissau two weeks ago at the Estadio Nacional 24 de Setembro[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: No medals for Sierra Leone from Commonwealth Games

Wednesday, April 18th, 2018

Sierra Leone had a disappointing showing and did not win any medals. There was a glimmer of hope in the men’s beach volleyball when Patrick Lombi and Abubakar Kamara beat the Sri Lankans after losing to Canada and Scotland. But, they were quickly dismissed from the tournament by Australians, McHugh and Schumann, in their next[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Kamara scores first league goal in Häcken’s win

Monday, April 16th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Kamara scores first league goal in Häcken’s win

BK Häcken striker Alhassan Kamara scored with the last kick of the first half against compatriots Mohamed Buya Turay’s Dalkurd in their 3-0 victory on Saturday. The 25-year-old, in his third appearance of the season, open the host scoring in the 45 minutes in today’s clash at Bravida Arena in Gothenburg. Viktor Lundberg and Karl[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leoneans go head to head in Swedish Allsvenskan

Monday, April 16th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Sierra Leoneans go head to head in Swedish Allsvenskan

Alhassan ‘Crespo Kamara’s Häcken will host Mohamed Buya Turay’s Allsvenskan new boys Dalkurd as both compatriots will face each other for the second time in their career at club level. The two countrymen plying their trade in Swedish Top-tier will be locking horns once again on Saturday at the Bravida Arena. Last season it was[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: WABA league keep fans entertained

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: WABA league keep fans entertained

The return of the 2018 western area inter-club basketball league saw huge numbers of spectators out to watch the opening matches at the Siaka Stevens Stadium basketball arena on the evening of Friday and Saturday. The fans were happy to see the league commence. They clapped, sang and chanted the names of the players to[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Swimmers finally in the pool

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Swimmers finally in the pool

The Secretary General of Sierra Leone Swimming, Diving and Water Polo Association, Mohamed Turay, said after a long break they are now using the swimming pool at the Siaka Stevens Stadium to train ahead of the Commonwealth Games slated for next month. He said since they started training they have seen a positive impact because[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: More training planned for Taekwondo Association

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

The President of Sierra Leone Taekwondo Association, Oness Johnson, said he is looking forward to the next international training sessions after the election. He stated that the training will be good for the junior athletes as they want them to know more about the sport as they are now how the focus of the association[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Salone Deaf Lion Stars in preparation for African Championship

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: Salone Deaf Lion Stars in preparation for African Championship

Sierra Leone national Deaf Lion Stars football team training intensively ahead of the 2018 Africa Championship scheduled for August in Niger. Public Relations Officer, Kassim Fitzgerald Mansaray asserted that they really need some amount of money to cover expenses for training kits, transportation and allowances for the players. As part of their preparation, the team[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: Police Cancel WAFRA jogging

Tuesday, March 6th, 2018

The Sierra Leone Police has cancelled the Western Area Football Referees Association (WAFRA) jogging that was supposed to take place on Saturday 10th February 2018. According to the coordinator, Anabi Yusfu Kamara the cancellation is as a result of the temporary ban that was placed on all jogging by the Sierra Leone Police (SLP) till[…]

Sierra Leone Sports: DV United FC takes on St. John today

Friday, March 2nd, 2018
Sierra Leone Sports: DV United FC takes on St. John today

The Secretary General of camp Diva Alpha Barrie has said that DV United FC will take on St. John in the ongoing 13th edition Camp DIVA youth Championship at the Kroo Bay community field. United are looking forward to win their second match and sit on top of group G,after they won their first match[…]