Last Minute Score hurts Botswana

Botswana's Emmanuel Ramoshebi (in blue) fights for the ball with Stelio Nuaila of Mozambique. PIC: KAGISO ONKATSWITSE
Botswana's Emmanuel Ramoshebi (in blue) fights for the ball with Stelio Nuaila of Mozambique. PIC: KAGISO ONKATSWITSE

Botswana’s dream of playing in the Afro Basketball tournament in Cameroon next year were shattered when they lost to Mozambique by a point as the game ended 69- 68 in favour of the visitors.

Mozambique scored the winner in the last minute of the second leg of the qualifiers that were played at Ditshupo hall on Saturday night.

In the first leg that was played in Mozambique, Botswana lost 61- 40.

Editor's Comment
Stop the children killing madness!

The incident comes on the heels of a similar one where a father murdered his two toddlers in Francistown. As we grapple with the shock and sorrow of this loss, it is essential to address the underlying issues that led to such a horrific outcome.Our hearts go out to the innocent victims, the three boys aged 13, 10, and eight who lost their lives in circumstances that defy comprehension. Their deep cuts and untimely demise have left a scar on the...

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