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Calistus Kolantsho
  • Tennis players gear for US college season

    There are six players who are currently studying and playing tennis for different universities in the US.The players, namely, Tsholo Tsiang, Tshegofatso Tsiang, Thato Holmes, Tshepo Mosarwa, Kao Lenkopane and Faith Madikwe are all preparing for the...

  • Chaos mars softball preparations

    The team, which is currently in a training camp in Jwaneng, is expected to travel back to Gaborone on Friday.According to information reaching Sport Monitor, head coach, Phibion Tawina went against the decision of the technical bench that selected...

  • Mothibi thrives in new role in Germany

    She joined the organisation on a three-year contract last October. Speaking to Mmegi Sport this week, Mothibi told of her early difficulties in adjusting to life in western Europe.She said when she wants to buy food, she bought according to colour....

  • Peace eludes karate

    One would have thought that the meeting would mark the beginning of transition to peace for the troubled sport.Karate has been dragged before the Sport Disciplinary Committee for the recent shenanigans and judgement is expected to be delivered soon....

  • Overwhelming interest for Chef de mission post

    The country is preparing to send a team to the 2nd African Beach Games in June, the second ANOC World Beach Games in August, the 7th Commonwealth Youth Games (August) and 4th Africa Youth Games in April.Therefore, the Chef de Mission will be...

  • BOKA has P300 in bank account

    The revelation was made by BOKA president, Mpho Bakwadi at the association’s Ordinary General Meeting (OGM) held in Gaborone on Saturday. He said the association is broke with no explanation of how the grant was used by the previous committee....

  • Call for more support for Squash

    The event is being organised by the BSRA in collaboration with the Dreadsports Squash in Baltimore. Dreadsports director and former national team player, Lefika Ragontse felt enough is not being done to promote Squash. He said it is high time sport...

  • Bathai kicked out of karate permanently

    The decision was taken during the ongoing BOKA Ordinary General Meeting (OGM) at Lekidi Centre. Moving the motion, Eileen Alberts Herbst said Bathai has brought karate into disrepute and tarnished the image of the Association. She was supported by...

  • Karate committee TKOs suspended secretary

    Samuel has pleaded his innocence three months after being slapped with a suspension by the committee. He has written a letter to the committee on the eve of elections challenging his suspension.BOKA is scheduled to hold elections during an Ordinary...

  • Top bowler Modutlwa takes sabbatical

    However, Modutlwa told Mmegi Sport that she remains active at club level and will continue to represent the Gaborone Bowling Club.“I have informed the executive committee and national selectors that it is time for me to take sabbatical leave from...

  • Ntungamili shines in France

    According to the recent Confederation of African Tennis (CAT) rankings, Raguin is ranked position 17 in the Under-14 circuit. Tennis talent runs in the Raguin family as Ntungamili's sister, Naledi, is doing her own wonders.She was part of the...

  • Fast times recorded in season opener

    The event was meant to give athletes an opportunity to gauge themselves ahead of an action packed athletics season.Despite being the first event, some fast times were registered with Thapelo Wayne Monaiwa proving that he was back by claiming the 150m...

  • Squad for softball qualifiers named

    The qualifiers will pave way for top two teams who will represent Africa at the XVII WBSC Women’s Softball World Cup. Countries that will take part are Tanzania, Lesotho, South Africa, Uganda, Kenya, Zimbabwe and Zambia.In 2019, Botswana played two...

  • Uncertainty over karate elections

    BOKA is expected to elect a new executive committee during the Ordinary General Meeting (OGM) scheduled for January 21 in Gaborone. Interim president, Mpho Bakwadi enters the race unchallenged and so are the rest of the candidates.After a tumultuous...

  • Sparks expected as athletes clash

    Amongst high profile events on the athletics calendar are the Botswana Golden Grand Prix, Africa Junior Championships, African Games and Paris 2024 Olympic qualifiers.The Jwaneng track and field challenge is the first athletics event of the year with...

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