African Kata champion Ofentse Bakwadi is expected to lead karatekas for three days of tough and hectic competition for the 17th African seniors karate champions.The championships which started today on August 31 and to end September 2 are expected to produce gold medals from the local team despite the tough and hectic matches from the likes of Egyptian Ahmed Shawky and South African Michael Duplesis.
Monaco was the place to be last night where the most decorated players of all time gathered to conclude last season with the glitz and glamour night and award those who worked hard for their respective clubs in the UEFA season competitions.
With only 50 goals scored so far in the last two fixtures with 10 goals alone coming from a potential title contender, Jwaneng Galaxy and its yet to be scored will feature in a not-to-miss encounter with the defending champions, Township Rollers at Galaxy stadium.in their last game, rollers managed to come out victors which can be a motivation for them but Galaxy will try to defy the odds with their new coach and a much more determined squad.
On other encounters of the weekend starting from Friday, the struggling Security Systems will welcome BDF XI at Molepolole complex in search of its first points of the season, still on Friday Gaborone United which was earlier this week deducted 3 points due to their issues head into this game with a deficit of -2 points and a win against Ext. Gunners at UB stadium will go a long way for them.
Moving to Saturday fixtures, Otse Police College stadium will be awaiting a mouthwatering encounter between hosts Police XI which has started well with addition of experienced players like Bonolo Fraser already making his presence felt will face the stubborn Black Forest which is also yet to register a point, as on the other side of the world Orapa United which still blows hot and cold will see themselves on the lion’s den at UB stadium as they will be welcomed by Sharps Shooting Stars which is still on 100% winning streak so far.
The last game of Saturday will be honored by the newly promoted side of Phillimon Makhwengwe, Prisons XI as they will head up north side in Maun to battle for its first point of the elite league with the resilient Sankoyo Bush Bucks.
Sunday will only cater for two features, one between another newly promoted side of Notwane which looks settled by far with 4 points already will head to UB stadium with Miscellaneous to settle their issues and on the last encounter of the weekend BR Highlanders and Mochudi Center Chiefs travel to Serowe to close the weekend with entertaining for Batswana.
All games will play in the afternoon at 4 pm except the match between GU and Gunners which will be played at 7 pm.
It was a dramatic night at Peter Mokaba stadium yesterday as Orlando Pirates striker Thamasanga Gabuza left the pitch after celebrating his team's opening goal.
Issac "Batman" Makwala is expected to take home sportsman of the year title with ease at the upcoming 38th National Sports Awards, the prestigious ceremony is to be held at the Ba Isago Convention Centre, Gaborone on 15th September 2018.
After complaining about being tested more than any other tennis player recently.The 36 year old tennis pro Serena Williams seem to have crossed the line this time around as the French Open appears to be sidelining her famed Catsuits.