Category Archives: Sports

Futsal/AfroCup: Mission accomplished – national coach

Speaking to the press last Sunday morning, at the 4 de Fevereiro International Airport, in Luanda, on disembarking with the squad, after returning from Morocco (venue of the African Cup of Nations), coach Benvindo Inacio said that all the preparation w…

Futsal: Angola postpone access to semi-finals

By half time, the Angolans were already losing 0-2.In order to guarantee the semi-finals, the Angolans have to defeat Guinea Conakry on Sunday Feb 2, in the last round of this phase.The Egyptians lead the series, with six points, and are already qualif…

CAN/FiveaSide Soccer: Angola beat Mozambique 74

In the first half the Angolans were winning 42.In the second round, scheduled for Friday, the national team will meet Egypt, who in this round also beat Guinea Conakry 90.Egyptians and Angolans lead the series with three points each, followed by Mozamb…

US Promoters Push to Make Basketball Big in Africa

PARIS – The death of American basketball star Kobe Bryant has caused worldwide mourning, and Africa is no exception. But along with the grief, there are signs of new enthusiasm for a sport that has, until now, not taken hold in much of the continent.Pr…

Kobs Shine as Warriors Register First League Loss

Betway Kobs climbed to 2nd place on the 10-team log of the Nile Special Stout Premier League after defeating Stanbic Black Pirates 23-11 on Saturday at Legends grounds. Pirates mounted early pressure on the hosting team kobs scoring the first try of th…

Sailing: Luanda hosts qualifying races for Olympic Games

The capital city will also host simultaneously the African Sailing Tournament in 420 and 470 classes for men and women.According to a note from the Angolan Water Sports Federation (FADEN), sent to ANGOP, both competitions will take place on the coast …