Author

Calistus Kolantsho
  • Dance sport springs into action

    The Open Dance Championships will be serving up Ballroom, Latin, Salsa, Bachata, Ballet, Sbujwa/Amapiano, Contemporary, and Aerobics team matches. Kesego Lopang, the brains behind the event and a global dance sensation with gold medals in Russia and...

  • Tswiigi upbeat ahead of championships

    With the Botswana Boxing Association (BoBA) National Championships looming on November 11 and 12, Tswiigi, though unbeaten, is yet to decide which weight class to dominate.He told MmegiSport he attributed his success to sheer hard work. "I think...

  • Race to finalise anti-doping bill

    The existing Botswana National Sport Commission (BNSC) Act of 2014 passively touch on some anti-doping matters. The Ministry of Youth, Gender, Sport, and Culture (MYSC) permanent secretary, Kitso Kemoeng, informed MmegiSport that the NADO Bill is in...

  • Kicks continue to fly at troubled karate

    He is also demanding payment of his outstanding allowance. During the recent Annual General Meeting (AGM), BOKA president, Mpho Bakwadi informed the delegates that Goju-Karate Federation ceased to be a member due to non-compliance with the...

  • School sport talks collapse

    The three bodies met on October 8 in the presence of Minister Tumiso Rakgare but there was no progress. According to the minutes of the meeting, the MYSC's permanent secretary, Kitso Kemoeng chaired the meeting.“In his opening statement,...

  • Get ready for Night Run

    The starting and finishing point is Game City Mall. It will be a marathon with a difference, as runners’ shoes will be laced with glowing sticks and reflectors on their arms.The race's organiser, Mbakiwa Mawila told MmegiSport that it has been...

  • Morgan calls for more sport investment

    Speaking to SportMonitor, Morgan said sport in other countries is a big industry while in Botswana the biggest economic activity is mining. He said other countries dominate arts, technology and sport.“When you look at sport, it incorporates...

  • Suspended Billiards association denied national flag

    The association was slapped with suspension by the Botswana National Sport Commission (BNSC) after failing to comply with the Registrar of Societies requirements. BBA spokesperson, Marang Morolong, told SportMonitor that they were playing the...

  • Motsumi, one of softball's illustrious sons retires

    Despite appearing fit for more years on the field, Motsumi believes he has contributed enough to softball.The retirement ceremony was made special as Motsumi hit the ball out of the park during the tournament, securing victory for Police IX.Motsumi,...

  • Suspended karate SG snubs hearing

    According to a statement authored by disciplinary commission chairperson, Jerry Ditlhong, the purpose of the hearing was to address specific concerns and allegations that have been brought against Dick, as stated in the suspension letter.However,...

  • BFA faces P500,000 lawsuit

    According to court documents seen by MmegiSport, the four (names withheld) are demanding reinstatement or a payment equivalent to a year's salary. The first applicant has claimed P70,584, the second P271,788.24, the third wants P76,404, and the...

  • Police VI ambush Mafolofolo

    The side won the closely contested challenge by beating Mafolofolo 3-2 during the final played at the SSKB camp courts.The two sides were meeting in a cup final for the second time in a row after the December edition where Police VI emerged still...

  • Police VI ambush Mafolofolo

    The side won the closely contested challenge by beating Mafolofolo 3-2 during the final played at the SSKB camp courts. The two sides were meeting in a cup final for the second time in a row after the December edition where Police VI emerged still...

  • Army guns down Big House

    The game, played in searing temperatures of around 36 degrees Celsius, was far from easy due to the high level of competition between the two sides. The final also saw the biggest turn out of spectators in recent times. BDF had a sluggish start...

  • Chess leadership faces revolt

    Although the committee's term extends to 2025, mounting pressure from affiliates is pushing for an early exit. Notably, three committee members, Moses Khutsafalo (vice president-technical), Jeremiah Dikgang (vice president-administration), and...

arrow up