Sports

Wounded ‘Hitman’ Moses to get rematch
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Wounded ‘Hitman’ Moses to get rematch

March 27th, 2015 | by New Era Staff Reporter
WINDHOEK – Namibia’s internationally-acclaimed boxing promoter Nestor Tobias has assured local boxing fans that he will work hard to ensure Paulus ‘Hitman’ Moses, who lost his WBO International Lightweight title to South African boxer Malcolm Klassen last weekend, gets a... Read more
Uncle Bob steered Arsenal to greatness
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Uncle Bob steered Arsenal to greatness

March 27th, 2015 | by New Era Staff Reporter
WINDHOEK – The inevitable marriage between old foes Arsenal and Civics was to prove a huge success as the Civilians went on to become trendsetters in domestic football changing the face of local football for good. Civics’ amazing professional approach accompanied by... Read more
Wasteful Warriors succumb to Stars … as Wangu Gomes comes of age
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Wasteful Warriors succumb to Stars … as Wangu Gomes comes of age

March 26th, 2015 | by New Era Staff Reporter
WINDHOEK – Heading into their first competitive match of the year, lady-luck once again turned her back on Namibia’s senior football team, the Brave Warriors, when they lost 1-0 against the Black Stars of Ghana, in an international friendly match in Ghana yesterday.... Read more
NSC report on Seibeb’s suspension out next week
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NSC report on Seibeb’s suspension out next week

March 26th, 2015 | by New Era Staff Reporter
WINDHOEK – It has been almost two months now since Namibia’s cycling sensation and crowd-favourite Costa Seibeb was unfairly suspended from representing his native land by a kangaroo court masterminded by the top brass of the Namibia Cycling Federation (NCF), but still no... Read more
Wounded Welwitschias promise a better performance
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Wounded Welwitschias promise a better performance

March 26th, 2015 | by New Era Staff Reporter
WINDHOEK – Going into their third clash of the Vodacom Cup tomorrow at the Hage Geingob Stadium, FNB Welwitschias coach Henry Kemp is optimistic his charges will deliver a much-improved showing against the visiting Touch Down Griffons. Namibia’s national rugby fifteen... Read more
NCF takes chess championships to Otjiwarongo
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NCF takes chess championships to Otjiwarongo

March 26th, 2015 | by New Era Staff Reporter
WINDHOEK – Paresis Secondary School (PSS) will play host to the 2015 School’s Team Chess Championships (Open) this Saturday in Otjiwarongo. According to PSS teacher and chess club officer Ignatius Kavitjena, the first time hosts who have been participating in the... Read more
Brave Warriors out to  rein in Black Stars… clash today in Ghana
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Brave Warriors out to rein in Black Stars… clash today in Ghana

March 25th, 2015 | by New Era Staff Reporter
WINDHOEK – With just a few hours left before the big match between Namibia and Ghana gets underway at the Baba Yara Stadium in the west African country, Namibia’s Brave Warriors are said to have already unleashed their war chest and are beating the war... Read more
Bidvest Cup action this weekend
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Bidvest Cup action this weekend

March 25th, 2015 | by New Era Staff Reporter
WINDHOEK – With 129 goals scored thus far, all roads lead to the Sam Nujoma Stadium in Katutura this weekend as the 2015 Bidvest Namibia Cup quarterfinals get underway, with two matches set for each day beginning at 15h00 on Saturday. It all started in... Read more
Water shortage hits run-down Oshakati Stadium
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Water shortage hits run-down Oshakati Stadium

March 24th, 2015 | by New Era Staff Reporter
OSHAKATI – The shortage of rainfall in various parts of the country has also taken its toll on Oshakati, with the town’s Independence Stadium bone dry. The giant 8 000-seater built at a cost of N$20 million is in a sorry state and can at... Read more
Shitembi’s AshantiGold riding crest of  wave… Namibians dominate headlines abroad
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Shitembi’s AshantiGold riding crest of wave… Namibians dominate headlines abroad

March 24th, 2015 | by New Era Staff Reporter
WINDHOEK – Brave Warriors dribbling wizard Petrus Shitembi is still the man much talked about in the Ghanaian premiership, as his club AshantiGold on Sunday put up a star performance to brush aside Sekondi Hasaacas in a hard fought 1-0 victory to widen the gap... Read more
North Cote P.S. aims to  produce top-class athletes
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North Cote P.S. aims to produce top-class athletes

March 24th, 2015 | by New Era Staff Reporter
ONDANGWA – Situated on the outskirts of Ondangwa, North Cote Private School has transformed its curricula from the traditional strictly classroom-based activities to a more sports oriented environment, where sports now forms part of compulsory classes. The director of the... Read more
Paralympians ready to shine at Nedbank Champs in SA
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Paralympians ready to shine at Nedbank Champs in SA

March 24th, 2015 | by New Era Staff Reporter
WINDHOEK – With this year’s International Paralympics Committee (IPC) World Championships and the 2016 Rio Paralympics the primary targets, the Namibia Paralympic Committee (NPC) will tomorrow send a strong contingent of athletes to represent the country at this year’s... Read more