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  • 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...

  • Hassania still tops Moroccan soccer League
    24 february 2003 18:15:00
    Rabat- Morocco (PANA) -- Hassania d'Agadir still tops the Moroccan premier soccer League despite drawing 1-1 with bottom-placed Tihad Sportif of Casablanca in a 16th round match played at the weekend. Full text...

  • Kenya upsets bigwigs Sri Lanka in World Cup tie
    24 february 2003 17:14:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Kenya scored an upset win Monday when they beat former World Cup champions, Sri Lanka by 53 runs in a Group B match of the ICC World Cup at Nairobi Gymkhana. Full text...

  • Australia beat Zimbabwe in World Cup cricket tie
    24 february 2003 17:07:00
    Harare- Zimbabwe (PANA) -- Reigning world cricket champions Australia Monday overpowered Zimbabwe by seven wickets to stretch their unbeaten run at the ongoing 2003 World Cup finals to four matches. Full text...

  • Immigration Department probes Kenya U-17 football scam
    24 february 2003 16:32:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Kenya's Immigration Department has launched an investigation into the age scandal that led to the withdrawal of the country's Under-17 football team from the African Youth Championship qualifiers, an official source said. Full text...

  • Burundi struggles to assemble squad for CAN qualifier
    24 february 2003 13:16:00
    Bujumbura- Burundi (PANA) -- Football authorities in Burundi say they are facing difficulties mobilising foreign-based players for a 2004 Cup of Nations preliminary tie with top-seeded Cote d'Ivoire, billed for 31 March. Full text...

  • PWD still tops Cameroon's premier league
    24 february 2003 10:42:00
    Yaounde- Cameroon (PANA) -- Cameroon's PWD FC is still atop the ranking of the country's Division One football league after beating Caiman 1-0 during the fourth round played at the weekend. Full text...

  • Senegal off to Africa Games with 1-0 win in Mali
    24 february 2003 10:10:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- Senegal's national Under-23 football squad beat its Malian counterpart 1-0 Sunday in Bamako to clinch a ticket for the African Games, to be hosted in October by Nigeria. Full text...

  • Over 500 runners finish Niger's cross-country race
    24 february 2003 07:52:00
    Niamey- Niger (PANA) -- France-based Raoul Kanazi Association Sunday organised in Niamey a 10-km cross-country race with 567 runners from Holland, France, Belgium and Niger's regions of Tahoua, Dosso, Maradi and Zinder. Full text...

  • Double Cameroonian victory at Mount Cameroon ascent
    23 february 2003 20:08:00
    Yaounde- Cameroon (PANA) -- Charles Ngo Ngaponga Tasie and Sarah Etongue, both Cameroonians, won the 8th edition of the Mount Cameroon ascent in the men's and women's categories, respectively. Full text...

  • West Indies win over Canada moves them into second place
    23 february 2003 20:06:00
    Johannesburg- South Africa (PANA) -- West Indies has moved into second place in Group B of the Cricket World Cup after a convincing win over minnows Canada on Sunday. Full text...

  • Cameroon qualify for U-23 CAN despite 1-2 loss to Rwanda
    23 february 2003 20:00:00
    Kigali- Rwanda (PANA) -- Cameroon has qualified for the next Under-23 African Cup of Nations (CAN) match despite losing 1-2 to Rwanda in their second-leg match played Saturday in Kigali. Full text...

  • Ugandan MPs beat Rwandan MPs 3-2 in solidarity match
    23 february 2003 19:46:00
    Kigali- Rwanda (PANA) -- Ugandan parliamentarians beat their Rwandan counterparts Sunday in a friendly football played in Kigali. Full text...

  • Results of first round of Ivorian football league
    23 february 2003 19:34:00
    Abidjan- Cote d'Ivoire (PANA) -- The first round of the Ivorian elite football championship played Saturday and Sunday produced the following results: Pool A ASEC Mimosas-Satellite FC 1-1 Stade of Abidjan-Man 2-0 CO Bouafle-Rio of Anyama 1-2 Co Korhogo-SOA 2-2 Pool B Africa-Toumodi FC 1-1 Jeunesse Club of Abidjan (JCA)-Stella 2-0 Reveil Club of Daloa-ES Bingerville 1-1 Sabe of Bouna-RC Daoukro 0-0 Full text...

  • Aussies arrive in Zimbabwe for Cricket World Cup
    23 february 2003 19:30:00
    Bulawayo- Zimbabwe (PANA) -- The Australian national cricket team arrived in Zimbabwe Sunday for a World Cup tie, which had remained in doubt for months as the Aussies joined Britain in calling for a boycott of matches in the southern African country on security grounds. Full text...

  • Mauritania lacks money to play next CAN qualifier match
    23 february 2003 19:27:00
    Nouakchott- Mauritania (PANA) -- The Mauritanian football squad, known as the "Mourabitounes" are unable to travel to Kenya to play the "Haranbee Stars" in the third round of their CAN 2004 qualifying series due to financial reasons, unofficial sources have said in Nouakchott. Full text...

  • Burkhard Ziese gets another chance to coach Black Stars
    23 february 2003 18:15:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- Ghana's soccer authorities have made an about-face and appointed German Burkhard Zeise as the coach of the national soccer team. Full text...

  • Niger's football league enters second round
    23 february 2003 16:48:00
    Niamey- Niger (PANA) -- The second round of Niger's Division One football championship was in full swing this weekend with nine scheduled matches, including a local derby pitching Sport Union of National Gendarmerie (USGN) against Jeunesse Sportive de Tenere (JST) in Niamey. Full text...

  • Madagascar ousts Mauritius from COSAFA Cup
    23 february 2003 16:38:00
    Port Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- The Malagasy national football squad beat its Mauritian counterpart 2-1 to eliminate them from the COSAFA Cup competition during Saturday's match in Antananarivo. Full text...

  • Kenya face daunting task in ICC World Cup match
    23 february 2003 10:13:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Sri Lanka has history and qualification on their side when they face Kenya in their fourth match of the International Cricket Council World Cup Monday in Nairobi. Full text...

  • Zambia sends Zimbabwe out of All-Africa Games football
    22 february 2003 19:08:00
    Harare- Zimbabwe (PANA) -- Zambia's Under-23 national football team Saturday defeated Zimbabwe 1-0 in Lusaka to send the Zimbabweans out of the October All-Africa Games in Nigeria. Full text...

  • Kenya to bid for 2005 World Cross-Country Championship
    22 february 2003 17:38:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Kenya will bid to host the 2005 International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Cross-Country Championship, national athletics federation officials confirmed in Nairobi Saturday. Full text...

  • Zimbabwe fails to defend athletics title due to lack of funds
    22 february 2003 17:07:00
    Harare- Zimbabwe (PANA) -- Zimbabwe failed at the weekend to send a team to Angola to defend its Southern African Cross-Country Championship because of lack of foreign currency, sports officials said. Full text...

  • South Africa beats Bangladesh by 10 wickets in cricket
    22 february 2003 15:05:00
    Bloemfontein- South Africa (PANA) -- South Africa bowled Bangladesh out in 35,1 overs before lunch and easily won the cricket World Cup group B match by 10 wickets, with opening batsmen Gary Kirsten and Herschelle Gibbs in top form. Full text...

  • Kenyan World Cross Country team goes to camp
    22 february 2003 14:18:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Kenya's four-km world champion Edith Masai was among 42 athletes picked by Athletics Kenya (AK) Saturday for next month's International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) World Cross-Country Championship in Lausanne, Switzerland. Full text...

  • Cote d'Ivoire's football season's opening confirmed
    21 february 2003 23:40:00
    Abidjan- Cote d'Ivoire (PANA) -- Cote d'Ivoire Football Federation (FIF) chairman Jacques Anouma confirmed Friday in Abidjan that the 2003 football season will start on Saturday with a premier league match between outgoing champions ASEC and Satellite FC. Full text...

  • Authorities re-slate Mauritanian league kick-off
    21 february 2003 21:55:00
    Nouakchott- Mauritania (PANA) -- Kick off for the Mauritanian Division One football championship earlier billed for Friday has been moved to 7 March, marking the third time the authorities were rescheduling the event initially slated for January ending. Full text...

  • Gabonese football championship postponed sine die
    21 february 2003 20:40:00
    Libreville- Gabon (PANA) -- The Gabonese premier league championship initially billed to kick off on 22 February has been postponed sine die, local football authorities indicated Friday. Full text...

  • DR Congo to seek hosting 2004 CAN basketball for women
    21 february 2003 20:39:00
    Kinshasa- RD Congo (PANA) -- The Congo Basketball Federation (FEBACO) said it will offer the Democratic Republic of Congo as a candidate to host the 2004 African Cup of Nations basketball tourney. Full text...

  • Cameroon, Rwanda U-23 clash Saturday in return leg
    21 february 2003 19:34:00
    Kigali- Rwanda (PANA) -- Cameroon's Under 23 (U-23) football team will play their Rwandan counterparts in a return leg match on Saturday in Kigali, the capital. Full text...

  • Mali takes on Senegal in African Games qualifier
    21 february 2003 13:52:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- Mali's Under-23 football squad will play their Senegalese counterparts Sunday in a second-leg qualifier match for the African Games, to be staged October in Lagos, Nigeria. Full text...

  • Sri Lanka in Nairobi for Cricket World Cup match
    21 february 2003 10:54:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- A confident Sri Lanka team arrived in Nairobi Thursday for Monday's International Cricket Council (ICC) Group B match against Kenya. Full text...

  • DR Congo mobilises pros for CAN clash with Swaziland
    20 february 2003 20:57:00
    Kinshasa- DR Congo (PANA) -- The DR Congo Football Federation (FECOFA) has made contacts with some 15 professionals playing abroad, in view of a 2004 Cup of Nations qualifying tie with Swaziland, billed for 30 March. Full text...

  • Mauritius, West Australia renew cooperation agreement
    20 february 2003 19:47:00
    Port Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- Mauritius and the state of West Australia have renewed, for two years, a sports cooperation agreement first signed two years ago. Full text...

  • Mauritius, Madagascar to clash in COSAFA tie
    20 february 2003 19:12:00
    Port-Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- The Mauritian national football team left Port-Louis Thursday for Antananarivo where it will lock horns on Saturday with its Malagasy counterpart in a second-leg match of the first round of the COSAFA Castle Cup. Full text...

  • Cultural carnival planned at All Africa Games in Nigeria
    20 february 2003 17:57:00
    New York- US (PANA) -- To maximise investment benefits from the October All Africa Games in Nigeria, tour operators plan to stage an international carnival to attract US entrepreneurs to the country during the event. Full text...

  • ICC board awards four points to Kenya
    20 february 2003 17:45:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- The International Cricket Council Board Thursday resolved that the ICC Cricket World Cup match between Kenya and New Zealand, scheduled for 21 February, will not be rescheduled and the four points have been awarded to Kenya. Full text...

  • South African police beef up security ahead of cricket match
    20 february 2003 15:52:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- South African police officers have been brought here to beef up security three days before Kenya takes on Sri Lanka in an International Cricket Council (ICC) World Cup match. Full text...

  • Mauritius, Western Australia sign sports agreement
    20 february 2003 15:39:00
    Port Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- Mauritius and the State of Western Australia have renewed an agreement on sporting cooperation for a two-year period. Full text...

  • Minister renews support to beleaguered South African Cricket team
    20 february 2003 15:38:00
    Cape Town- South Africa (PANA) -- South African Sports Minister Ngconde Balfour, Thursday pledged his full support to the national Cricket team, which has lost two of its three matches in the ongoing World Cup tournament being co-hosted by the country. Full text...

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