Students Storm Rowe Park for Secondary Schools Traditional Games

first_imgMobolaji Johnson Sports Centre, Rowe Park, Yaba was yesterday agog as secondary schools students in Lagos compete in the second edition of Lagos State Traditional Games Championships.The second edition of traditional games is featuring Ayo, Abula, Kokowa and Langa. It will be competed by Under 15 students from both junior and senior secondary schools in Lagos. Registration of athletes by Games Master of each participating school held yesterday with the competition proper taking place on Tuesday and Wednesday, while the finals and awards ceremony take place on Thursday from 12 noon.Twenty schools were selected across educational districts in the state for the competition facilitated by the Lagos State Government through the Lagos State Sports and organised by the Lagos State Traditional Sports Association. Chairman of the Sports Commission, Dr Kweku Adedayo Tandoh said that the state is focusing on school sports development in order to discover new young athletes in various sports so that there will be a pool of athletes to be used by the state to prosecute national and international competitionsShare this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegramlast_img read more

Preparation Started for a Friendly Match between BiH – USA

first_imgThe Football Team of BiH began with preparations for a friendly match between A-representation of BiH and the United States representation, which will be played on 14th August at the Olympic Stadium “Asim Ferhatović-Koševo” in Sarajevo, which starts at 20:35. The tickets sale for this match will start on Monday, 30th July, by an authorized partner agency “Centrotrans” and the details pertaining to the outlets and way of shopping will be announced later.The ticket price is 15 KM (for stands „west” and “east”), and 10 KM (for stands “north” and and “south”). A total of 24.000 tickets will go on sale. Interest for the game is great, because our team is located in 14th place in FIFA rankings, and the opponents are in the last FIFA list ranks, which is 22nd position. We should not forget that for the best national team of BiH this meeting will be the last test before the very important qualification matches against Slovakia (on 6th  September in Zenica and 10th September in Žilina, Slovakia).Our selection will gather in a traditional spot, at the “Herzegovina” hotel in Ilidža, on 13th August and the trainings will be at the Hrasnica stadium. The Selector Safet Sušić will release later this month the list of players for the match against the USA.(Source: Fena)last_img read more