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SKW’s youth tournament gets boost

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The country’s young football stars will be heading to the SKW’s sport fi elds in Windhoek this weekend for the biggest youth tournament of its kind in Namibia - the Retirement Fund Solutions SKW Youth Tournament.

The Cymot SKW Youth Soccer Academy has managed to elevate this relatively young tournament to one of the biggest in terms of participation.

The tournament has been proudly sponsored since its inception six years ago by Retirement Funds Solutions, and their sponsorship this year amounts to N$17 000. Read more about SKW’s youth tournament gets boost

Akan not interested in Warriors job

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The local coach is refusing to buckle under the pressure of social media football fans, who have touted him as a strong candidate to become the next Brave Warriors mentor.
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Much-maligned African Stars coach, Ali Akan has ruled himself out of the race to become the next national team mentor - citing a difference of ideas as the biggest obstacle. Read more about Akan not interested in Warriors job

F1 is making way for women - Williams

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Claire Williams believes that her appointment as deputy team principal of Williams proves that Formula One is no longer the patriarchal enclave it once was. Read more about F1 is making way for women - Williams

Young stars to set track alight

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School-going athletes will showcase their talent later this month as Coca Cola provided a massive sponsorship.
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The Namibia Schools’ Sports Union (NSSU)’s activities for 2013 received a boost through a N$135 000 donation from Coca- Cola Namibia yesterday. Read more about Young stars to set track alight

NDF, NamPol take honours in coastal volleyball event

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Last weekend saw the annual Indoor Volleyball season opener, the Doc Tournament, return to the civic centre in Walvis Bay. Read more about NDF, NamPol take honours in coastal volleyball event

Newspaper cup dishes up more talent

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Coaches and administrators gave glowing reports of action in The Namibian Newspaper Cup that place over the weekend.
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The Namibian Newspaper Cup came to an exciting conclusion over the weekend, with the Otjozondjupa Region walking away with the trophy after beating Omaheke 1-0 on Monday. Read more about Newspaper cup dishes up more talent

Kanalelo tips trio for PSL

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At least three more players can make it in South Africa’s Premier Soccer League (PSL), a former Brave Warriors goalkeeper believes.
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Brave Warriors legend, Ronnie Kanalelo believes that more Namibians can make the grade in the South Africa, where he is currently Premier Soccer League (PSL) outfit Maritzburg United’s first assistant coach.

Kanalelo, who also acts in a similar capacity with the Namibian national team, revealed this in an exclusive interview with Namibian Sun prior to the Brave Warriors clash with Malawi in a 2014 World Cup qualifier match.

The former goalkeeper explained that scouting is part of his job at Maritzburg, which has already seen two Namibians joining the team. Read more about Kanalelo tips trio for PSL

Smokey wins WBF title

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After a long absence, the Namibian boxer was on song in his Easter weekend bout, securing a great win against his South African opponent.
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Joseph ‘Smokey’ Hilongwa made an exciting return to the boxing ring when he defeated South Africa’s Sibusiso Twani in a bloody bout to be crowned the World Boxing Federation (WBF) International Super Flyweight champion last Friday.

Hilongwa, who also holds the World Boxing Association (WBA) Africa Flyweight title, won the 12-round bout on Friday on a unanimous decision.

The judges scored it 118-110, 115-113, 116-112 in his favour. Read more about Smokey wins WBF title

Kanalelo wants to help local clubs

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The former Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper has set his sights on taking Namibian football to lofty heights by helping in the development of the local game.
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Namibia’s assistant coach, Ronnie Kanalelo intends to help local football improve their level of professionalism, with the wealth of knowledge he accumulated while coaching at the top level. Read more about Kanalelo wants to help local clubs

New Warriors coach to be announced within days

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The national team may well get another caretaker coach until a full-time mentor is appointed at a later stage.
DEFENSIVE: Brave Warriors forward Manfred Starke (left) in the encounter against

The new Brave Warriors coach is expected to be announced by next week Monday, sources confirmed at Soccer House yesterday. Read more about New Warriors coach to be announced within days

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