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  • Accra Hearts beat Togo's Douanes 1-0 in Africa champions League
    13 april 2003 19:11:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- Ghana's Accra Hearts of Oak managed a 1-0 win over visiting Togolese minnows AS Douanes in an Africa Champions League preliminary match played at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday. Full text...

  • Zambia's Power Dynamos beat Mauritian OM of Moka 3-1
    13 april 2003 18:14:00
    Port Louis- Mauritius (PANA) -- Power Dynamos of Zambia Sunday defeated Mauritian Olympic of Moka 3-1 in a first-leg match of the African Cup Winners Cup preliminaries, played in Port Louis. Full text...

  • S. African boxer faces barrage of criticism
    13 april 2003 15:46:00
    Johannesburg- South Africa (PANA) -- South African boxing authorities said on Sunday that they were recommending strong action against three-time world champion Dingaan "The Rose of Soweto" Thobela for ducking from his scheduled bout against Mads Larsen in Denmark on Friday. Full text...

  • Ghana's Kpakpo Allotey wins African boxing title
    13 april 2003 11:56:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- Ghana's Kpakpo Allotey on Saturday night won the African Boxing Union (ABU) super featherweight title by knocking out his Ugandan opponents Mike Kizza in two minutes 42 seconds of the third round of their scheduled 12-round bout in Accra, the Ghanaian capital. Full text...

  • Kenya Pipeline pip Anse in Mandela Cup tie
    13 april 2003 11:41:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Kenya Pipeline scored two goals in the second half to beat the Seychelles' Anse Re-Union FC in an African Cup Winners Cup first round first leg match in Nairobi over the weekend. Full text...

  • US Kenya get subdued win over Rwanda's APR
    12 april 2003 19:56:00
    Kinshasa- DR Congo (PANA) -- Congolese side US Kenya of Lubumbashi Saturday defeated the Rwandan Patriotic Army (APR) 2-1 in the first-leg tie of the African Cup Winners' Cup in the southern Katanga province. Full text...

  • Zambia's Buffaloes gore Uganda Express in CAF Cup
    12 april 2003 19:43:00
    Lusaka- Zambia (PANA) -- Zambia's Green Buffaloes Football Club Saturday earned a narrow victory over Kampala Express FC with 2-1 score-line in the first round, first leg of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Cup in Lusaka. Full text...

  • Gabon 105 FC beats Mali's Djoliba AC 3-0
    12 april 2003 19:19:00
    Libreville- Gabon (PANA) -- Gabon 105 FC Saturday spanked Mali's Djoliba AC 3-0 in the first-leg tie of the 16th final of the Confederation African Football (CAF) Cup played in Libreville. Full text...

  • Nigeria/Malawi Nations Cup tie for new Abuja Stadium
    12 april 2003 17:01:00
    Lagos- Nigeria (PANA) -- The return leg of the 2004 African Nations Cup qualifier between Nigeria and Malawi, scheduled for 7 June, will be played at Nigeria's new 60,000-capacity stadium in the capital city of Abuja, officials of the Nigeria Football Association (NFA) said. Full text...

  • Oldest sportsman in Sudan gets highest sports laurels
    12 april 2003 13:13:00
    Khartoum- Sudan (PANA) -- Sudan veteran sportsman Dr. Full text...

  • South Africa gets R15 million boost for 2010 World Cup bid
    12 april 2003 12:35:00
    Cape Town- South Africa (PANA) -- Anglo American Corporation of South Africa has announced that it will contribute 15 million rand in support of South Africa's bid for the 2010 Soccer World Cup. Full text...

  • Kenya promotes World Cross-Country champion Edith Masai
    12 april 2003 12:15:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Kenya's two-time World Cross-Country women's 4km champion, Edith Masai, has been promoted to senior Sergeant of Prisons. Full text...

  • Former apartheid-era runner on emotional return to London
    12 april 2003 11:58:00
    Cape Town- South Africa (PANA) -- Twenty years ago, a barefoot, waiflike Afrikaans girl became one of the most famous long- distance runners in the world as well as a hated symbol of apartheid. Full text...

  • Kenya FA gets new secretary
    12 april 2003 11:13:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- The Kenya Football Federation (KFF) has appointed Allan Chenane acting secretary-general, replacing Hussein Swaleh, who was suspended by the Confederation of African Football earlier in the month. Full text...

  • Congo's Motema Pembe mauls Malabo's Renaissance in CAF tie
    11 april 2003 21:47:00
    Kinshasa- DR Congo (PANA) -- Democratic Repuclic of Congo's soccer club Daring Club Motema Pembe (DCMP) Friday in Kinshasa trounced Renaissance of Equatorial Guinea 4-1 in a first-leg first round match of the CAF Cup. Full text...

  • Abidjan hosts two champion club matches at weekend
    11 april 2003 19:52:00
    Abidjan- Côte d'Ivoire (PANA) -- ASEC of Abidjan, in champions league and Africa sports national in Cup winners cup, will respectively lock horns here at the weekend with AS Niamey of Niger and Dyto of Lome. Full text...

  • Ghana's German soccer coach confident of Black Stars
    11 april 2003 19:06:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- Bukhard Ziese, head coach of Ghana's senior national team, the Black Stars, said Friday the team would beat Uganda and Rwanda to qualify for the 2004 African Cup of Nations (CAN) championship in Tunisia. Full text...

  • USM Algiers beats Walidan of Gambia 2-0 in champions league
    11 april 2003 18:53:00
    Algiers- Algeria (PANA) -- USM of Algiers Friday beat Gambia's Walidan 2-0 in Bethioua, Oran district, 450 km west of here in a first-leg match the first round of the African champions league. Full text...

  • Uganda's Kampala Express FC ready to tame Zambian Buffaloes
    11 april 2003 15:11:00
    Lusaka- Zambia (PANA) -- Uganda's Kampala Express FC have predicted an outright win over Green Buffaloes FC of Zambia when the two clash in Lusaka in their first leg of the first round of the Confederation of African Football Cup on Saturday. Full text...

  • 16th finals fixtures for continental club competitions
    11 april 2003 11:18:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Following are 16th finals matches coming up this weekend in the Champions League, CAF Cup and Cup Winners Cup competitions: Champions League: USMA (Algeria) v Walidan (Gambia) Stade Malien (Mali) v AS Police (Congo-Brazzaville) Canon Yaounde (Cameroon) v El-Merreikh (Sudan) St Eloy Lupopo (DR Congo) v US Nziami (Gambia) Asec Mimosa (Cote d'Ivoire) v AS Niamey (Niger) Hassania Agadir (Morocco) v Ittihad (Libya) Hearts of Oak (Ghana) v ES Douanes (Togo) Atletico Aviacao (Angola) v Sports Club Villa (Uganda) Jean de Arc (Senegal) v ASFA (Burkina Faso) Enyimba (Nigeria) v Satelite (Guinea) EST (Tunisia) v Rayon (Rwanda) Highlanders (Zimbabwe) v St Lucien (Reunion) Zamalek (Egypt) v Nzoia Sugar (Kenya) Sanlan Santos (South Africa) v Simba (Tanzania) Ismailia (Egypt) v Zanaco (Zambia) Ferroviario (Mozambique) v AS Port Louis (Mauritius) CAF Cup (for vice champions): St Mitchele (Seychelles) v DSA Madagascar Green Buffoloes (Zambia) v Express (Uganda) Khartoum Three (Sudan) v Kiyovu (Rwanda) Coffee (Ethiopia) v Anassar (Libya) AS Kaloum (Guinea) v ASC Sonacos (Senegal) EFO (Burkina Faso) v Raja Casablanca (Morocco) FC 105 (Gabon) v Djoliba (Mali) Requins (Benin) v Club Africaine (Tunisia) La Mancha (Congo Brazzaville) v JCA (Cote d'Ivoire) Cotonsport Garoua (Cameroon) v Maranatha de Siokpo (Togo) Primerio de Agosto (Angola) v Sundowns (South Africa) Motema Pembe (DR Congo) v Renacimiento (Equatorial Guinea) Africa Sport (Cote d'Ivoire) v Dynamo de Lome (Togo) MAS (Morocco) v FC Haifya (Guinea) Wydad Tlemcien (Algeria) v Al-Hilal (Libya) Bala Deyet Mahla (Egypt) v Police (Uganda) Cup Winners Cup: Kenya Pipeline (Kenya) v ANSE (Seychelles) Olympique Moka (Mauritius) v Power Dynamos (Zambia) Mount Cameroon (Cameroon) v Akonangui (Equatorial Guinea) Asante Kotoko (Ghana) v Mighty Blue Angels (Liberia) US Lubumbashi (DR Congo) v APR (Rwanda) Etoile du Congo (Congo-Brazzaville) v Petro Atletico (Angola) Insurance (Ethiopia) v Al-Ahly (Sudan) Costa do Sol (Mozambique) v Jomo Cosmos (South Africa) Julius Berger (Nigeria) v Jeunesse Sportive (Gabon) AS Douanes (Senegal) v Club Olympique (Mali) Full text...

  • Update on Hassan II Tennis Grand Prix
    11 april 2003 07:25:00
    Casablanca- Morocco (PANA) -- Following are results of the 4th round (8th finals) of the US$400,000 Hassan II Tennis Grand Prix played Thursday in Casablanca, 100 km south of Rabat: Nicolas Massu (China) beat Zeljko Krayan (Croatia): 2-6, 6-1, 6- 4; Younes El Aynaoui (Morocco) beat Magnus Norman (Sweden) 6-4, 3-6, 6-3; Federico Browne (Argentina) beat Franco Squillari (Argentina) 1-6, 7-6 (12-10), 6-4; and Dominik Hrbaty (Slovenia) beat Attila Savolt (Hungary) 6-3, 6-2. Full text...

  • Six Liberian referees to officiate CAF competitions
    09 april 2003 18:57:00
    Monrovia- Liberia (PANA) -- Six Liberian referees depart Monrovia Friday, 12 March, to officiate two fixtures in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) competitions, Liberian FA officials said Wednesday. Full text...

  • Clubs force postponement of Kenya league
    09 april 2003 17:36:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Kenya's post-season national mini-league has been postponed indefinitely after clubs demanded payment of outstanding dues. Full text...

  • Birama Gaye resigns as Nasr coach
    09 april 2003 15:07:00
    Nouakchott- Mauritania (PANA) -- Birama Gaye, coach of Nasr Sebkha football club, Mauritania's representative in the African Cup Winners' Cup, has resigned from his position, reliable sources told PANA in Nouakchott. Full text...

  • Kenya's Nzoia FC vow to eliminate Egyptian giants
    09 april 2003 15:00:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Kenya's Nzoia Sugar FC believe they have what it takes to eliminate Egyptian soccer giants Zamalek from this year's African Champions League tournament. Full text...

  • Minister wants racial transformation of South African sports
    09 april 2003 10:31:00
    Cape Town- South Africa (PANA) -- South Africa's Sports and Recreation Minister Ngconde Balfour has warned that he could introduce laws to enforce racial transformation in sports if teams in the country fail to take action. Full text...

  • Congo takes on Central Africa in CAN qualifier 4 May
    08 april 2003 22:04:00
    Brazzaville- Congo (PANA) -- Congolese national football team plays the Central African Republic (CAR) here on 4 may in a delayed third round match of the CAN qualifying series, the Football Association (FECOFOOT) announced Tuesday. Full text...

  • Nigerian First Lady donates trophy to CAF for women soccer
    08 april 2003 20:37:00
    Abuja- Nigeria (PANA) -- Nigerian First Lady Stella Obasanjo, Tuesday donated a trophy to Africa's soccer governing body, CAF, for the biennial African Women championship (AWC). Full text...

  • Nigeria launches new stadium
    08 april 2003 20:32:00
    Abuja- Nigeria (PANA) -- Nigeria's President Olusegun Obasanjo Tuesday commissioned the 60,000-capacity ultra-modern stadium, built in the federal capital Abuja purposely for the country's hosting of the 8th All-Africa Games in October. Full text...

  • Libyan league update
    08 april 2003 12:51:00
    Tripoli- Libya (PANA) -- Al Ittihad still lead the Libyan first division football championship, following their 1-0 win over Al Wahda during the 19th round played last weekend. Full text...

  • IOC to launch African Olympic TV channel
    08 april 2003 11:16:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is set to launch a television channel focusing on Africa's preparations for the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, according to IOC member Tommy Sithole. Full text...

  • Former Ivorian football star dies in Abidjan
    07 april 2003 22:50:00
    Abidjan- Cote d'Ivoire (PANA) -- Former Ivorian football star in the 1950s and 60s Sekou Toure, a one-time top scorer in the French championship passed away last week in Abidjan at the age of 71, his bereaved family reported here Monday. Full text...

  • Favourites stamp authority in Ivorian league
    07 april 2003 19:26:00
    Abidjan- Côte d'Ivoire (PANA) -- Favourites in Ivorian first division football championship affirmed at the weekend their supremacy in Abidjan and other regions of the country, defeating their opponents in the eighth round. Full text...

  • Mali Permit Meeting results
    07 april 2003 17:50:00
    Bamako- Mali (PANA) -- The Malian capital was the venue last Sunday of phase 2 of the fourth edition of the Permit Meeting, an international competition featuring mainly African athletes based overseas. Full text...

  • Hassania continue lead in Moroccan championship
    07 april 2003 14:10:00
    Rabat- Morocco (PANA) -- Current leaders Hassania d'Agadir consolidated their stay atop the Moroccan premier league, leaving immediate challengers CODM de Meknes three points adrift despite drawing 1-1 at base with Jeunesse El Ayoun on the 21st day of play last Sunday. Full text...

  • Congolese premier league update
    07 april 2003 13:17:00
    Brazzaville- Congo (PANA) -- The Brazzaville Football League (LIFOBRA) championship continued at the weekend with six out of seven matches counting for the 8th day of play. Full text...

  • Leaders held in Cameroon's premier league
    07 april 2003 12:36:00
    Yaounde- Cameroon (PANA) -- League leaders PWD Bamenda were held to a goalless draw by Cintra Yaounde in the 11th round of Cameroon's premier league played at the weekend. Full text...

  • Top distance runner to compete in South African marathons
    07 april 2003 11:59:00
    Cape Town- South Africa (PANA) -- The 100-mile world record holder, Oleg Kharitonov, has confirmed that he will compete in the Two Oceans Marathon in Cape Town in April as well as the Comrades Marathon in KwaZulu-Natal in June. Full text...

  • DR Congo's Olympic body condemns bombing of Iraqi counterpart
    07 april 2003 11:50:00
    Kinshasa- DR Congo (PANA) -- The president of the DR Congolese Olympic Committee, Wembo Ossako, has condemned in Kinshasa the bombing of the Iraqi Olympic Committee's head office by US forces, adding that the act was "a flagrant violation of human dignity". Full text...

  • Kenya's Nzoia FC ready for Egypt's Zamalek
    07 april 2003 09:37:00
    Nairobi- Kenya (PANA) -- Kenya's representatives to this year's Africa Champions League tournament, Nzoia Sugar FC, have named their squad to Saturday's second-round first-leg match against Egyptian defending champions, Zamalek FC, in Cairo. Full text...

  • Kenyans dominate 27th Paris Marathon
    06 april 2003 20:44:00
    Paris- France (PANA) -- Mike Rotich of Kenya Sunday won the 27th men's Paris Marathon by clocking 2:06. Full text...

  • Slovenia beat Ghana 4-1 in Davis Cup-tie
    06 april 2003 20:21:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- Slovenia on Sunday beat Ghana 4-1 in the Euro-Africa Zone Two Davis Cup tennis match played at the Centre Court of the Accra Sports Stadium. Full text...

  • Ajax Cape knocks Kaizer Chiefs out of Absa Cup
    06 april 2003 17:26:00
    Johannesburg- South Africa (PANA) -- Low-ranked Ajax Cape Town beat popular Kaizer Chiefs 5-4 on post-match penalties Sunday to advance into the quarterfinals of the new multimillion-rand Absa Cup. Full text...

  • CAF president expected in Sao Tome and Principe
    06 april 2003 15:55:00
    Principe- Sao Tome and Principe (PANA) -- Confederation of African Football (CAF) President Issa Hayatou begins Sunday a five-day official visit to Sao Tome and Principe at the invitation of the local Football Association (FSF). Full text...

  • Slovenia beats Ghana, takes 2-1 lead in Davis Cup
    05 april 2003 20:37:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- Slovenia on Saturday beat Ghana in straight sets in their doubles encounter of the Davis Cup tie to take a 2-1 lead. Full text...

  • Cameroon's representatives improve stakes in league
    05 april 2003 18:37:00
    Yaounde- Cameroon (PANA) -- Cameroon's three representatives in African competitions have performed well in 11th round matches of the national football league played on Thursday. Full text...

  • Mont Cameroun FC appoint new coaches
    05 april 2003 17:52:00
    Yaounde- Cameroon (PANA) -- Calvin Foiding, chairman of Mont Cameroun FC of Buea, has appointed Jean Ngalamo and Joseph Ewoukem as coaches of the Cameroonian premier league team, sources said. Full text...

  • South Africa's bad boy expected to play Sunday
    05 april 2003 17:09:00
    Johannesburg- South Africa (PANA) -- South Africa's bad boy of football, Jabu Pule, is expected to play his first game since his lengthy ban on Sunday when his Kaizer Chiefs take on Ajax Cape Town in an Absa Cup dual. Full text...

  • Dakar invitational offers thrilling end to anniversary celebrants
    05 april 2003 15:12:00
    Dakar- Senegal (PANA) -- There was drama and disappointment and finally triumph for a world 400m champion at the annual International Athletics Invitational of Dakar on Friday as the country celebrated its 43rd independence anniversary. Full text...

  • Ghana, Slovenia draw 1-1 on day one of Euro-Africa Davis cup
    04 april 2003 21:04:00
    Accra- Ghana (PANA) -- Ghanaian tennis top seed Gunther Darkey, Friday took one-and-a-half hours to dismiss Bostyau Osabuik, Slovenia's second seed, in three straight sets to even the scores on the first day of the Euro-Africa Zone Two Davis Cup tie. Full text...

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