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Adelino Julio Baptista, the head coach of relegation-threatened Citizens FC, has refused to get carried away with his side’s newly-discovered resurgence, which saw them beating both Tura Magic and Unam over the weekend to collect maximum points. Disgruntled striker Mapenzi Muwanei has roped in the services of labour experts to assist in his ongoing boardroom tussle with Debmarine Namibia Premiership outfit Orlando Pirates, whom the player claims has refused to pay his outstanding wages since January this year. Clubs who last week and earlier this week threatened to ‘boycott’ the remaining fixtures of the Debmarine Namibia Premiership until their demands for additional funding are met have now seemingly backtracked on those demands. Otjiwarongo-based Life Fighters have made a strong comeback when they thrashed Blue Waters 4-0 at home, while Civics stayed on course with a 2-0 win over Black Africa. Okahandja FC head coach Mecdoline Gamadas yesterday blamed her team’s poor performance on the lack of discipline from the players, saying it cost them valuable points in the ongoing Women’s Super League. Victoria Kaliteka from Unam and Mateus Megameno from IUM were crowned the winners of the inaugural David Namwandi Trust Annual Half-Marathon women’s and men’s races on Saturday. Local football analysts have lauded Shalulile for reaching his 100-goal mark. Angolan boxer Henrique Lando and his team are disappointed with the win awarded to his Namibian opponent Charles Shinima on Saturday. For Namibia’s veteran fighter Sakaria ‘Desert Storm’ Lukas, who lost to America’s Raymond Ford late last year, today’s fight against Zimbabwe’s Issa Phiri will serve as a long-waited golden opportunity to redeem himself. Following Namibia’s much-publicised unceremonious withdrawal from her planned joint bid with Botswana for the 2027 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon), New Era Sport caught up with various journalists in neighbouring Botswana – and this is what they had to share: Namibia’s veteran fighter Sakaria ‘Desert Storm’ Lukas on Friday delivered a scintillating performance to secure a career redeeming win over Zimbabwe’s Issa Phiri at the Fairgrounds Holdings Centre in Gaborone. Namibian athletes gave a good account of themselves at the just-ended FNB Botswana Golden Grand Prix, where both the country’s able-body and para-athletes finished with respective times. Colin Peake and his brother Steven emerged victorious in the men’s pairs category of the national bowling tournament, held over the weekend in the capital. Fiola Vliete, the playmaker for Beauties, was a bit disappointed with her team’s 2-2 draw against Unam Bokkies in the FNB Women Super League on Saturday, saying they lost focus along the way. Blue Waters Football Club is yet to decide whether or not to participate in the Caf Confederations Cup, which starts in August. Head coach of Navy Netball Club Uahena Kasume is eager to maintain the club’s impressive run in the MTC Netball Namibia Premier League (NNPL) when its returns this weekend at the Patrick Iyambo College in the capital. Michael Hamukwaya, the secretary general of the Namibia Paralympic Committee (NPC), is hoping that para-athletes will be given more opportunities to compete in main events of future FNB Botswana Grand Prix events. Date of Birth: 1998-10-22Occupation: Soccer PlayerCurrent Club: Beauty FCPrevious Club: V-Power Angels Beauties head coach Erol Damaseb, has expressed anticipation for their upcoming match against Tura Magic. Speaking yesterday, he said that Saturday’s match at the Namibia Football Association (NFA) technical centre would be a chance to see just how strong his team really is. As the defending champions of the Namibia Rugby Union (NRU) league, Wanderers have their sights set on collecting maximum points in their upcoming match against Grootfontein at home this weekend.