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Thon Maker is NBA 2016 Draft

Thon Maker is NBA 2016 Draft

Thon Maker has been on every NBA fan’s radar for awhile now. As far back as early 2014, he was being called “the next Kevin Durant,” and some analysts have had him penciled into the top of the 2017 NBA Draft for several years now. After spending a season in college, there was even a chance... FULL STORY »

FOOTBALL: Bright Stars eliminated i...

FOOTBALL: Bright Stars eliminated in Quarter Finals of CECAFA Cup by Sudan

ADDIS ABABA – South Sudan’s Football Team also known as the Bright Stars was eliminated at the Quarter Finals of the CECAFA cup by neighbouring Sudanese Team in an encounter that brought about a new rivalry in Football in the two neighbouring countries once at war with each... FULL STORY »

South Sudan vs Equatorial Guinea: S...

South Sudan vs Equatorial Guinea: South Sudan in Historic First Ever Win

JUBA – South Sudan recorded their first ever competitive win after beating Equatorial Guinea by a lone goal in their Group C Day Two clash in Juba on Saturday. Striker Chol Peter Bentiu Daniel etched his name into South Sudanese football folklore with the only goal of the match on 51 minutes.... FULL STORY »

South Sudan finally joins IOC and m...

South Sudan finally joins IOC and may compete in Rio Olympics 2016

NAIROBI – South Sudan has been accepted as the 206 member of the International Olympic Committee after 4 years of rustless attempt to join the international body. The news come on Friday after members of IOC called a meeting and decided the fate of the young athletic body member.   South... FULL STORY »

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South Sudan in Line for Olympic Status

JUBA — Torn by civil war and facing a humanitarian crisis, South Sudan is finding hope on the sporting front: The world’s newest nation is in line for international recognition that... FULL STORY »

S. Sudan soccer team to participate in Saskatoon World Cup – Soccer Tournament

Saskatoon, CANADA – The Saskatoon World Cup soccer tournament is a celebration of diversity and cultures as well as an opportunity for local soccer players to showcase their talents on... FULL STORY »

Athlete Guor Marial suspended by South Sudan Athletic Federation from participating in Oly...

JUBA – South Sudan’s Olympic body, The South Sudan Athletic Federation (SSAF) has suspended Guor Miading Miaker (Guor Marial), revoked his membership and denied him opportunity... FULL STORY »

South Sudan’s under-17 team to play Ghana for junior African championship

JUBA – The South Sudan’s under-17 team also known as the Bright Starlets will lock horns with powerhouse Ghana’s under 17 team in a two way African Junior championship... FULL STORY »

Sudan Will Host Pre-Olympic Football Qualifiers Tournament This Y...

NAIROBI – In a move that could improve Sudan image in Africa and around the globe, Sudan has been picked to host East and Central Africa’s first ever pre-Olympic football qualifying... FULL STORY »

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