No prize money for CRVL

Central Region Volleyball League (CRVL) has no prize money for 2016 season top three teams in men’s and women’s categories. Kamuzu Barracks were champions in Category A, LL Spikers as runners-up and Blue Eagles as third-placed. LL Smashers won category B, Red Busters were runners-up while Prison Troopers finished third. In the ladies league, Blue…

All set for Chipiku prize presentation

Chipiku Central Region Football Association (CRFA) will tomorrow hold the 2016 prize presentation at Police Headquarters in Area 30, Lilongwe. The ceremony was supposed to take place last Saturday, but it was postponed at the eleventh hour because sponsors from Chipiku Stores were outside the country. The league ended last year in December with Masters…

Chigamula increases pool sponsorship

  Central Region Pool League (CRPL) sponsorship for 2017 season has been increased from K750 000 to K1 million. The sponsor Lefnos Chigamula announced the new package during the prize presentation ceremony held at Incognito Place in Area 25 in Lilongwe on Sunday. Chigamula said he was impressed with the way CRPL has run the…

Salima Football League launched

  Salima District Football Association (SDFA) on Sunday officially launched the K1.5 million league at Salima District Community Stadium. The sponsorship will rise to K2 million after Salima West member of Parliament Felix Jumbe, who graced the launch, pledged K500 000. The league has 15 teams. The league is sponsored by contributions from well-wishers in…

DD Sunshine are Central Region champs

  DD Sunshine are the 2016 Central Region Women Football League Champions after they bagged full points in their last two games. Sunshine beat Skippers 1-0 before being awarded full points after Dowa Stars failed to show up for their last game of the league. With the wins, they have finished the league with 36…

In form Tabitha targets 25 goals

  Malawi women’s football overseas export Tabitha Chawinga has set a target of 25 goals this season in the Damallsvenskan Premiership League in Sweden. Her campaign started on Sunday when she scored in a 2-1 victory over Umea FC in the opener. She scored the second goal in the 81st minute after Tiffany Weimer scored…

18 qualify for Volley Championship

  Eighteen teams have qualified for the three-day national finals of the K2.5 million Airtel Volleyball Championships scheduled for August 26 at Kumudzi Eco Learning Centre in Lilongwe. The men’s category has 10 teams while the women’s category has eight teams, following qualifiers held over the weekend in all the country’s three regions. Lilongwe Spikers,…

Carlsberg launches pool tourney

  Carlsberg Malawi Limited has made marriage vows with Malawi Pool Association (Mapa) as its official sponsor through their Special Brew brand. Carlsberg trade manager Frank Binauli made the assurance on Saturday at the launch of the K3 million Special Brew National Championship, which also saw the start of the Central Region qualifiers at Ls…

CRVL Airtel tourney qualifiers tomorrow

Central Region Volleyball League (CRVL) will tomorrow hold the K2.5 million Airtel National Tournament qualifiers at Lilongwe Community Centre court, in Lilongwe. The tournament will be competed in both men’s and women’s categories. According to CRVL spokesperson Peter Pemba, the games will be played in round robin format. “We might have two venues hosting the…

DD Sunshine are CR Pres Cup champs

  DD Sunshine will represent Central Region at the National  Presidential Women Football Cup finals after beating their rivals Skippers 4-2 on post-match penalties at Nankhaka Stadium in Lilongwe on Sunday. The game ended goalless in regulation time. The national finals will be held in Lilongwe on July 17. Eluby Botomani, Madina Ngulube, Fanny Mwale…

Katoto win Kumudzi Volleyball Tourney

  Katoto Trickers on Sunday emerged as inaugural champions of the K500 000 (about $750) Kumudzi Ladies Volleyball Tournament after beating Blue Eagles 3-0 in the finals at Kumudzi Centre in Lilongwe. The Northern Region Volleyball League (NRVL) side, which participated in the contest as guests won the three sets 25-20, 25-19 and 25-21. To…

Treatment starts Chigumula Pool on high note

  Treatment on Saturday started the Lefnos Chigumula Central Region Pool League (CRPL) campaign on a high note after they beat Infinity 6-2 at Kanengo, Lilongwe. Treatment led 3-1 at half time through George Dickson, Kondwani Mphande and Wilson Kanyoza. The home side sealed victory when Rodrick ‘Teacher’ Square beat Mark Likoswe on frame number…

Skippers in Presidential Cup quarterfinals

  Skippers FC are through to the quarter-final of the Central Region Presidential Women Football Cup after they trounced Stinners FC 18-0 at Dowa TTC ground. National team striker Linda Kasenda led the massacre, netting eight goals to set the pace in the Golden Boot Award race. Tifa Malunjika and Omega Kapulukira scored a hat-trick…

CR identifies Mapa Pool Singles representatives

  Central Region Pool League (CRPL) on Saturday identified four players to represent the region at the Malawi Pool Association (Mapa) Singles National Tournament. The finals, which will attract top players from all the three regions, will take place this Saturday in Karonga. Orient Pool Club has dominated the list with two players, Christopher Kambala…

Cezobal play-offs finals tonight

  Central Zone Basketball League (Cezobal) goes into championship play offs finals this evening at Civo Stadium Court in Lilongwe. In men’s league, Mimbulu take on Cougars while in the women’s league defending champions Capital Clippers play Angels. The games will start at 6.30 pm. Mimbulu reached the finals after booting out Central Knights 2-1…

CRVL identifies Raiply tourney reps

  Central Region Volleyball League (CRVL) on Sunday completed the list of the national finalists in the K3 million ($5,357) Raiply Volleyball Association of Malawi (VAM) tournament. Five teams qualified for the national stage after regional finals played at Lilongwe Community Centre Court. Blue Eagles, Kamuzu Barracks, Lilongwe Spikers will represent the region in men’s…

Civo players ask government for employment

  Civil Service (Civo) United players have asked their sponsors government to consider offering them employment. The players, through their Captain Emmanuel Zoya made the appeal on Thursday during a luncheon hosted by Chief Secretary to the government George Mkondiwa at Sunbird Capital in Lilongwe to thank the team for winning the 2015 Standard Bank…