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Calistus Kolantsho
  • Makwala biography launch next week

    The guest speaker at the launch is Uyapo Ndadi, managing partner at Ndadi Law Firm. Tshepang Tshube has authored the Makwala biography. Speaking to Mmegi Sport, Tshube said the launch event is strictly by invite and all COVID-19 regulations will be...

  • Apex Body for Botswana Sport brings hope

    The association's vice president, Seroba Binda told Sport Monitor on the sidelines of a Special General Meeting that was held at Yarona Country Lodge in Mogoditshane over the weekend.He said currently they are struggling because professional...

  • Motladiile makes national team debut

    The Botswana Bowling Association (BBA) has selected a team that would represent Botswana in all international games between now and the end of 2022. The Power Pairs tournament will be held next month and is Motladiile's first major tournament....

  • Stage set for Region 5 Games

    There were reports Lesotho was struggling to purchase technical equipment due to financial constraints, raising questions over the successful hosting of the tournament. The Lesotho government had allocated about P200 million for the Games.AUSC Region...

  • Under-20 coaches left high and dry

    The Ministry of Youth Empowerment, Sport and Culture Development has categorically stated there will be no incentives for the team. Ndolo and Ntshwarang had approached the Botswana Athletics Association (BAA) to request recognition in terms of...

  • Dube Feels Unappreciated By BNSC

    He told Sport Monitor that over the years he had to support himself unlike other athletes who received support from the BNSC. “I have been supporting myself my entire life. It was hard but I had to find a way. Even at tertiary school, I was...

  • Keakopa scales heights against odds

    Keakopa is the 2021 Football For All Leadership Programme scholarship recipient, which saw her travel to Portugal in October. She told Mmegi Sport that she is passionate about sport, particularly football. Keakopa is the women's representative on...

  • Boxer Maitewa’s legacy lives on

    The future was looking bright for the young boxer but unfortunately, he passed on due to a brain tumour. He was the 2017 and 2019 national flyweight and bantamweight champion. It has been more than a year since his death leaving behind his mother,...

  • 'No over-25 policy' divides karate

    The national team selection was held over the weekend at the Botswana Karate Association (BOKA) training hall.According to information reaching Mmegi Sport, Ponatshego has decided not to select players above 25 years, opting for fresh blood. This...

  • Transport blues for sport codes

    According to a circular from the BNSC, the Department of Roads and Transport has deemed the commission's 13-seater minibus unroadworthy and therefore unsafe to use.“Consequently, the vehicle is no longer available for use by all, commission...

  • 'Culture’ forces Olympian out

    However, Mmegi Sport understands cultural restrictions forced Moyengwa, who became the first weightlifter to represent the country at the Olympic Games, to take a pause.The 20-year-old has taken an indefinite leave from the sport amid fears she might...

  • I'm Done Contesting For Positions - Malesu

    Malesu's dreams of leading the BNOC were shattered yet again over the weekend after receiving five votes, which were the lowest during the highly contested elections. Tirelo Mukokomani received six while the winner, Botsang Tshenyego received an...

  • Retshabile Appointed Africa Netball Champs Manager

    The appointment comes after Retshabile had just completed her first assignment as competition manager for the Pent Series that Namibia hosted last week. Her role is to facilitate and manage the technical benches during the competition that starts on...

  • 'BNSC has no control over office terms'

    He said sport codes are controlled by their constitutions. Serufho spoke after the Botswana Cycling Association (BCA) re-elected Mmetla Masire as its president recently, which will see him remain as one of the longest-serving sport leaders in the...

  • Mosutha in need of P46,000 for chess trip

    Mosutha said the three tournaments are part of the First Saturday monthly chess tournaments. The first set of games will run from December 4-14, 2021, followed by another set from December 15-23, 2021 with the last round of action set for December...

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