Category Archives: Sports

Basketball: Valdelicio returns to Petro de Luanda

Luanda – The Angolan power forward, Valdelicio Joaquim, who played for Argentina’s Atletico Obras Sanitarias de la Nacion last season, has signed a two-year contract with Angola’s Petro de Luanda basketball team.

The player had some years back joined Petro …

Football: FAF and coach Vasiljevic terminate contract

Luanda – The Angolan Football Federation (FAF) and Serbian coach Srdjan Vasiljevic rescinded the contract that linked them until December 7th.

According to a source close to the coach, contacted by Angop, the former national coach and the FAF management …

Afrobasket/2019: Women’s team fail to get pass for semi-finals

Luanda – The national senior women’s basketball team failed to qualify for the semi-finals of the African Championships (Afrobasket2019), after losing 54-88 last Thursday to the hosts Senegal, in the quarter-finals.

By halftime the national team were down by 26-41.…

Afrobasket2019: Angola in quarterfinals

Luanda – The national women’s senior basketball team qualified for the quarterfinals on Wednesday after beating Kenya by 64-51 in Dakar, in the eighth finals of the African Championship (Afrobaket2019), which is taking place in Senegal.

In the match, Angolan …