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  • Stade, Stella Abidjan take early lead in Ivorian league
    04 march 2003 19:31:00
    Abidjan- Cote d'Ivoire (PANA) -- Two Abidjan clubs, Stade and Stella are off to an early lead after two rounds in the Ivorian premier league championship, having won all two matches played so far. Full text...

  • Cotonou to host four-nation football tournament
    04 march 2003 15:45:00
    Cotonou- Benin (PANA) -- The Benin Football Association (FBF) on Tuesday said the four-nation football tournament dubbed "TIFOCO" would run 7-9 March in Cotonou. Full text...

  • Zimbabwe progresses to cricket Super Six stage
    04 march 2003 14:11:00
    Harare- Zimbabwe (PANA) -- A Cricket World Cup match between Zimbabwe and Pakistan Tuesday was declared a draw after play was disrupted by rain, allowing Zimbabwe to progress to the prestigious Super Six stage of the tournament. Full text...

  • Uganda 'Cranes' to play Burundi, Tanzania in trial matches
    04 march 2003 14:01:00
    Kampala- Uganda (PANA) -- The Uganda national football team, The Cranes, are scheduled to play trial matches with Burundi and Tanzania before its Group 13 qualifier against Rwanda on 29 March for the finals of the 2004 Africa Cup Nations (CAN). Full text...

  • Benin's JS Pobe beat Niger's Akokanan
    03 march 2003 21:34:00
    Niamey- Niger (PANA) -- Benin's JS Pobe on Sunday beat Niger's Akokana Football Club 1-0 at Seyni Kountche Stadium in front of 2,000 fans and advanced to the round of 16 in the Cups' Cup. Full text...

  • PWD Bamenda reigns supreme on Cameroonian league
    03 march 2003 21:30:00
    Yaounde- Cameroon (PANA) -- Newly promoted PWD Bamenda continued its winning streak with a fifth consecutive victory during matches at the weekend counting for the fifth round of Cameroon's First Division championship. Full text...

  • Host South Africa bows out of Cricket World Cup
    03 march 2003 21:27:00
    Durban- South Africa (PANA) -- South Africa lost to Sri Lanka after rain stopped their intense Cricket World Cup match, with the home side needing 40 runs from 23 balls. Full text...

  • Three elite clubs eliminated from Algeria's Cup
    03 march 2003 21:18:00
    Algiers- Algeria (PANA) -- Three first division clubs have been eliminated from the first round of Algeria's football Cup played this weekend. Full text...

  • Challengers close in on Moroccan league leaders
    03 march 2003 19:37:00
    Rabat- Morocco (PANA) -- CODM of Meknes pulled a slim but precious 1-nil win over Jeuness of El Ayoun to narrow the gap between them and league leaders Hassania of Agadir, following Round 17 matches played at the weekend in the Moroccan Division One championship. Full text...

  • Mali's premier league results
    03 march 2003 19:30:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- Here are the results of the ninth round of Mali's premier football league as played over the weekend: In Bamako: Commune II-ESD 0-1 Djoliba AC-ASB 2-0 COB-Nianan 2-0 Stade Malien-CSK 1-1 Usfas-AS Mande 1-2 In Sikasso: Tata-AS Real 2-1 In Segou: Renaissance-AS Biton 0-1 Rankings: Djoliba AC 25 points +21 Ex COB 20 points +11 Stade Malien 17 points +11 Nianan 17 points +7 CSK 15 points +9 ASB 14 points +9 Tata 14 points -7 AS Mande 13 points AS Biton 10 points -5 Commune II 8 points -5 USFAS 7 points -6 ESD 6 points -17 AS Real 5 points -6 Renaissance 1 point -18 Full text...

  • Round up of club cup matches played at the weekend
    03 march 2003 19:23:00
    Dakar- Senegal (PANA) -- Following are results of return leg matches played at the weekend in the African Champions League and Cup Winners Cup preliminaries. Full text...

  • ASPL 2000 of Mauritius off to next Champions League round
    03 march 2003 19:02:00
    Port Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- The Mauritian football club, Association Sportive of Port Louis 2000 (ASPL 2000), Saturday beat La Passe FC from the Seychelles 2-0 in a second leg match of the preliminaries of the CAF Champions League. Full text...

  • Government directs Kenya FA to elect a new management
    03 march 2003 15:46:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Sports Minister Najib Balala Monday directed the Kenya Football Federation (KFF) to elect a new management 26 July as part of efforts to strengthen the association. Full text...

  • Uganda's SC Villa eliminates Muzinga from Champions League
    03 march 2003 13:58:00
    Bujumbura- Burundi (PANA) -- Ugandan football club SC Villa has gained entrance to the next round of the Champions League preliminaries despite its 0-1 loss on Sunday to Burundi's Muzinga. Full text...

  • Kenya to host Africa women volleyball club championship
    03 march 2003 12:34:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- The Confederation of African Volleyball (CAVB) has announced that Kenya would host this year's Africa Women's Club Championship scheduled in April. Full text...

  • Benin names squad for Cotonou four-nation soccer tourney
    02 march 2003 20:34:00
    Cotonou- Benin (PANA) -- Benin's Belgian coach Rene Taelman has named 25 players for the 7-9 March four-nation West African football tournament taking place in Cotonou, officials of Benin Football Association (FBF) said Sunday. Full text...

  • Stade Abidjan tops Ivorian football premier League
    02 march 2003 20:14:00
    Abidjan- Cote d'Ivoire (PANA) -- Stade Abidjan is topping the Ivorian premier soccer League with six maximum points from two matches. Full text...

  • CAF League: Togo's AS Douanes beats E/Guinea's Soni El Nguema 1-0
    02 march 2003 20:03:00
    Lome- Togo (PANA) -- AS Douanes of Togo beat Soni El Nguema of Equatorial Guinea 1-0 Sunday in Lome in the second leg preliminary match of the African Football Champions League. Full text...

  • Rwanda beats Sao Tome 3-0 in Africa Games Volleyball qualifier
    02 march 2003 19:23:00
    Kigali- Rwanda (PANA) -- Rwanda's male Volleyball team Sunday defeated its Sao Tome and Principe counterpart by three sets to nil in the opening of Zone 4 qualifiers for the All-African Games scheduled for October in Abuja, Nigeria. Full text...

  • Gambia's Walidan advance in African Champions League
    02 march 2003 19:13:00
    Cotonou- Benin (PANA) -- Walidan of Gambia advanced Sunday to the next round of the African Football Champions League after forcing Dragons FC of Oueme (Benin) to a goalless draw in their second leg qualifying match at the Rene Pleven Stadium in Cotonou. Full text...

  • Rwanda's Rayon through to next round of African soccer League
    02 march 2003 18:48:00
    Kigali- Rwanda (PANA) -- Rwanda's Rayon Sport has qualified for the next round of the African football Champions League on a 3-2 goal aggregate, despite losing a second leg tie 0-1 Sunday in Kigali to Ethiopia's Saint George. Full text...

  • AS Niamey through to second round of Champions League
    02 march 2003 15:50:00
    Niamey- Niger (PANA) -- AS Niamey pulled a one-nil home win Saturday against visiting Mauritanian side FC Nouadhibou to qualify for the second round of the African Champions League, thanks to the away goal principle following the two-all aggregate. Full text...

  • Libyan league update
    02 march 2003 14:50:00
    Tripoli- Libya (PANA) -- Following are scores registered at the 16th round of the Libyan elite football championship played this weekend: Al Dahra-Rafik 4-4 Wifak-Al Tahaddi 1-1 Al Hillal-Al Tirsana 2-1 Al Olympique-Al Sokour 2-0 Al Wahda-Al Ahli 0-0 Al Swihli-Al Madina 2-1 Al Nasr-Al Ittihad 1-1 Ranking: Pts P W D L GA 1 Al Ittihad 38 16 11 5 - +22 2 Al Nasr 30 15 9 3 3 +14 3 Al Hillal 29 16 8 5 3 +9 4 Al Olympique 25 15 7 4 4 +12 5 Al Ahli 24 16 6 6 4 +7 6 Al Swihli 24 15 7 3 6 +4 7 Al Madina 23 16 6 5 5 +3 8 Al Tirsana 23 16 6 5 5 0 9 Al Tahaddi 20 16 5 5 6 -3 10 Wifak 20 16 6 3 7 -6 11 Al Wahda 17 16 4 5 7 -4 12 Rafik 14 16 4 3 9 -8 13 Al Dahra 9 16 2 3 11 -26 14 Al Soukour 7 16 2 1 13 -24 Full text...

  • Kenya authorities arrest two players over U-17 scam
    02 march 2003 14:25:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Kenyan police have arrested two players, goalie Francis Ochieng and Nicodemus Anunda in what looked a probe into a scam that led to last month's disbanding of the country's team at the ongoing qualifying rounds of the Africa Under-17 Championship. Full text...

  • Swazi U-17 squad to train in South Africa
    02 march 2003 13:02:00
    Mbabane- Swaziland (PANA) -- The Swazi Football Association (NFAS) has indicated plans to have the kingdom's Under-17 team train in South Africa ahead of the African Youth Championship billed for May in Swaziland. Full text...

  • IAAF suspends Moroccan runner Boulami
    02 march 2003 09:57:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) has suspended Moroccan long distance runner Brahim Boulami after he tested positive for banned the substance EPO last year. Full text...

  • Kenya's Nzoia eliminate Red Sea from Champions League
    02 march 2003 09:45:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Nzoia Sugar of Kenya out-shot Eritrea's Red Sea 4-3 during post-match penalties in Mumias at the weekend to sneak into the first round of Africa Champions League. Full text...

  • Tanzania's Simba knock out BDF XI from Champions League
    01 march 2003 18:50:00
    Gaborone- Botswana (PANA) -- Botswana's only entrant in African club competitions -- BDF XI -- was knocked out of the CAF champions league in the preliminary round Saturday after losing 4-1 on aggregate to Tanzania's Simba. Full text...

  • Nigeria's Ikpeba leaves Libyan club for Europe
    01 march 2003 12:34:00
    Tunis- Tunisia (PANA) -- African Footballer of the Year in 1997 Victor Ikpeba of Nigeria has left his Libyan club, Al Ittihad of Tripoli, and is back in Monaco, in desperate search for a club in Europe for the coming season. Full text...

  • Gabon selects 15 handballers for female African games
    28 february 2003 21:11:00
    Libreville- Gabon (PANA) -- The Gabonese handball Federation (FEGAHAND) Friday announced the selection of 15 players for the female African games qualifiers, which begin Monday in Abuja, Nigeria. Full text...

  • Cotonou to host four-nation football tournament
    28 february 2003 19:45:00
    Cotonou- Benin (PANA) -- Four West African national football teams have confirmed their participation in a tournament to be staged in Cotonou from 7-9 March, Benin Football Association (FBF) officials told PANA here Friday. Full text...

  • Malian U-17 soccer squad gets new Coach
    28 february 2003 18:57:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- The Malian Football Federation (FMF) has named Mamadou Coulibaly as the new head coach of the country's Under-17 soccer squad. Full text...

  • Zimbabwe beats Holland in Cricket World Cup
    28 february 2003 16:03:00
    Harare- Zimbabwe (PANA) -- Zimbabwe easily beat cricket minnows Holland by 99 runs Friday in a World Cup tie in the second city of Bulawayo to revive their hopes of progressing to the Super Six stage. Full text...

  • SAA low-flying jet to thrill fans at World Cup match
    28 february 2003 13:33:00
    Cape Town- South Africa (PANA) -- Saturday's Cricket World Cup game between India and Pakistan in Durban is guaranteed to get the crowd on their feet when a brand new Airbus A340-600 will fly low over the stadium. Full text...

  • Uganda's SC Villa out to eliminate Burundi's Muzinga FC
    28 february 2003 13:26:00
    Entebbe- Uganda (PANA) -- Uganda representatives in the ongoing CAF Champions League, Sports Club Villa, travel to Burundi's capital Bujumbura for their second-leg encounter with debutantes Muzinga Football Club. Full text...

  • Swazi govt allocates funds for African Under-17 finals
    28 february 2003 12:07:00
    Mbabane- Swaziland (PANA) -- Swazi Finance Majozi Sithole has allayed worries about the preparedness of the kingdom to host the African Under-17 football finals slated for May this year, saying the local football association, NFAS, had been allocated US$767,876 for the event. Full text...

  • Swazi coach seeks friendlies for Under-17 side
    28 february 2003 11:15:00
    Mbabane- Swaziland (PANA) -- To shape up for the Under-17 African championship, coach Thabo Vilakati has approached the National Football Association of Swaziland (NFAS) seeking the organisation of two warm-up ties with Malawi and Ghana. Full text...

  • Minister states Kenya's case in Under-17 scam
    27 february 2003 15:17:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Kenyan Sports Minister Najib Balala on Thursday the requested the international football governing body FIFA to help him fight corruption in the sport instead of, as he put it, condoning the vice. Full text...

  • Dutch cricket team arrives in Zimbabwe for World Cup tie
    27 february 2003 13:26:00
    Harare- Zimbabwe (PANA) -- The Dutch cricket team arrived in Zimbabwe on Thursday for a World Cup tie which the hosts have to win to keep fading hopes of advancing to the Super Six stage alive. Full text...

  • Malian elite league update
    27 february 2003 11:53:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- Following are results of matches played Tuesday and and Wednesday in the 8th round of the Malian elite football: Djoliba AC-CSK: 1-0 AS Real-COB: 0-2 ESD-Tata: 0-1 USFAS-AS Biton: 1-1 AS Mande-Commune II: 0-1 AS Nianan-ASB: 0-0 Renaissance-Stade Malien: 0-2 Rankings after 8th round: Points GA 1 Djoliba AC 22 +19 2 Nianan 17 +9 COB 17 +9 4 Stade malien 16 +11 5 ASB 14 +11 6 CSK 14 +9 7 Tata 11 -6 8 AS Mande 10 0 9 AS Réal 8 -1 10 Commune II 8 -8 11 AS Biton 7 -6 12 USFAS 6 -5 13 ESD 2 -18 14 Renaissance 1 -17 Full text...

  • Uganda-South Africa soccer friendly off, say FA officials
    26 february 2003 15:27:00
    Kampala- Uganda (PANA) -- A planned international friendly soccer match between the Ugandan and South African senior national teams has flopped over date disagreement, FA officials said in Kampala Wednesday. Full text...

  • Namibia's Fredericks moves up IAAF rankings
    26 february 2003 14:07:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Reigning Commonwealth Games 200m champion Frank Fredericks of Namibia and Kenyan-turned Dane 800m runner Wilson Kipketer are among the four great champions who have moved up the IAAF rankings. Full text...

  • Swaziland to host Junior International Tennis tournament
    26 february 2003 13:55:00
    Mbabane- Swaziland (PANA) -- The International Tennis Federation (ITF) has awarded Swaziland the right to host the Under-18 Junior African Circuit next year, the Swazi Tennis Association (STA) Chief Executive, Maxwell Jele, has announced. Full text...

  • Swazi footballers can sue FA for contract breach
    26 february 2003 12:53:00
    Mbabane- Swaziland (PANA) -- Swazi national team players can now sue the National Football Association (NFAS) for breach of contract under a new contract, soccer officials said Wednesday. Full text...

  • FIFA wades into Kenya Under-17 team crisis
    26 february 2003 09:26:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- The world soccer governing body FIFA has asked the Kenyan government to allow the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to resolve the crisis over the disbanding of the country's Under-17 team. Full text...

  • Govt contemplates elections to stabilise Kenya FA
    25 february 2003 15:09:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Sports Minister Najib Balala said Tuesday he would constitute a board next week to oversee elections into the executive bureau of the Kenya Football Federation as part of efforts to restore order and trust within the country's football fraternity. Full text...

  • Mali's junior football squads coach resigns
    25 february 2003 11:20:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- Mali's national Under-21 and Under-23 football squads coach, Cheick Fantamandy Diallo, has resigned from his post, a Mali Football Association (FMF) source said Tuesday. Full text...

  • SAA increases flights for Indian cricket fans
    25 february 2003 09:29:00
    Cape Town- South Africa (PANA) -- Due to increased interest in India in the Cricket World Cup, South African Airways (SAA) has added 10 more flights between Mumbai and Johannesburg, a senior airline official said Tuesday. Full text...

  • Hassania still on top of Moroccan football championship
    24 february 2003 23:09:00
    Rabat- Morocco (PANA) -- Hassania of Agadir maintained its top slot in the Moroccan first division football championship despite being held to a 1-1 draw by the bottom team, Tihad Sportif of Casablanca when the league entered its 16th round over the weekend. Full text...

  • FIFA suspends grant to Burundi FA over alleged mismanagement
    24 february 2003 19:13:00
    Bujumbura- Burundi (PANA) -- FIFA has temporarily suspended allocation of grants to the Burundi Football Federation (FFB) because of alleged administrative and financial mismanagement, Hussein Nzisabira, FFB Secretary General announced in Bujumbura Monday. Full text...

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