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Olympic sports fret over lost income

1 day - 03 April 2020 | Sports

The postponement of the Tokyo Olympics and the shutdown of the sporting calendar because of the coronavirus pandemic are going to hit international sports federations hard financially.“The situation is tense and very gloomy. An assessment...

We're still running – Amakali

1 day - 03 April 2020 | Sports

LIMBA MUPETAMIWINDHOEKRunners around the country and world are taking to the streets and trails to keep their fitness up and immune systems strong as gyms have closed due to the coronavirus outbreak.One such runner is...

Hamukwaya hails Fredricks foundation

1 day - 03 April 2020 | Sports

Jesse Jackson KauraisaWINDHOEKNamibia Paralympics Committee secretary-general Michael Hamukwaya has lauded the Frank Fredericks Foundation for supporting para-athlete Johannes Nambala. Nambala's preparations and livelihood have been boosted after receiving additional money from the foundation.Hamukwaya said...

2020 Wimbledon a 'tough pill to swallow'

2 days ago - 02 April 2020 | Sports

John Isner, who won the longest-ever tennis match over three days at Wimbledon in 2010, says it will be a “tough pill to swallow” if this year's event is cancelled.A decision is expected soon by...

PSL star herds cows

2 days ago - 02 April 2020 | Sports

While most players have locked themselves down for 21 days, one PSL star is tending to cattle back home in Macambini as he spends time with his family.It's not what many would have expected, but...

Cooler tone in women's soccer

2 days ago - 02 April 2020 | Sports

Women players suing US Soccer say in court documents filed on Tuesday that the federation has acknowledged the jobs of men and women footballers require...

I feel for Africa – Kamuhanga

2 days ago - 02 April 2020 | Sports

Jesse Jackson KauraisaWINDHOEKFormer Civics, Black Africa and African Stars winger Eslin Kamuhanga has expressed concern how Namibians and Africans will be able to survive during...

Collin Benjamin's 80-shirt collection

2 days ago - 02 April 2020 | Sports

LIMBA MUPETAMIWINDHOEKIt's not every day you see a former local footballer sharing a picture of his soccer shirt collection, but Collin Benjamin has, over his...

I'm gay and I'm proud – Lekoloane

3 days ago - 01 April 2020 | Sports

Kickoff Phuti Lekoloane is credited as the first male South African football player to come out openly about his sexuality and...

Australian union cuts 75% of staff

3 days ago - 01 April 2020 | Sports

NAMPA/REUTERS The Australian rugby union has stood down 75% of its staff to cut costs and forecasts a loss of A$120...

Hopkins’ entry to Boxing Hall of Fame delayed

3 days ago - 01 April 2020 | Sports

NAMPA/AFPLegendary world champions Bernard Hopkins and Shane ‘Sugar’ Mosley will have their inductions to the International Boxing Hall of Fame postponed to 2021 due to...

Eagles fly with shades

3 days ago - 01 April 2020 | Sports

Jesse JacksonWINDHOEKCricket Namibia has recently announced that Torga Optical Namibia has become the official ‘eyecare partner’ for The Eagles.The cricket body deems vision a very...

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Bryant's towel fetches over N$500...

4 days ago - 31 March 2020 | Sports

The towel that Kobe Bryant wore over his shoulders during his farewell speech after his final National Basketball League game has fetched over $33 000...

No collusion, says Australia

4 days ago - 31 March 2020 | Sports

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) said last Monday it could not assemble a team for 2020 because of complications brought by the coronavirus. The announcement...

350 continue to blow whistle...

4 days ago - 31 March 2020 | Sports

Jesse Jackson Kauraisa WINDHOEK Many continue to show interest in becoming referees, despite the Namibia Premier League being inactive, referee’s manager...

Tobias honouring wages

4 days ago - 31 March 2020 | Sports

Jesse Jackson Kauraisa WINDHOEKThe MTC Nestor ‘Sunshine’ Tobias Boxing and Fitness Academy will...

Two Olympic champions amongst four...

5 days ago - 30 March 2020 | Sports

NAMPA/AFPLAUSANNE, SWITZERLANDFour Russian athletes, including two former Olympic champions, have been charged with doping based on evidence from the bombshell McLaren report, the Athletics Integrity...

Osaka disappointed but supports Olympic...

5 days ago - 30 March 2020 | Sports

NAMPA/AFPTOKYOJapanese star Naomi Osaka says she's disappointed not to compete at the Tokyo Olympics this year but supports the decision to postpone the event to...

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