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Wolves edge Lions in thriller

University of Namibia (UNAM) Wolves Basketball Club edged Lions Basketball Club 99-93 in a thrilling first match of the second round of the Khomas Basketball League played at the UNAM Gym Hall on Friday evening.
The match was watched by a sizeable crowd, which saw Peter ‘Spiderman’ Parker putting up a man of the match performance as he dominated in both defence and attack.
Parker top scored with 19 points for Wolves as the defending champions avenged their first round defeat to Lions, who had Joe Banda top scoring with 21 points.

Stars down KCCA 3-2

Comorian international striker Ibroihim Youssouf scored two goals and created one as African Stars Football Club beat Kampala Capital City Authority (KCCA) in the first leg match of the Confederation of African Football Champions League’s preliminary round at the Sam Nujoma Stadium on Saturday.
Stars fell behind in a bizarre fashion when the usually reliable defender Ivan Kamberipa scored an own goal with less than 20 minutes played.

Felesianu loses WBO title fight

Albinius ‘Danny Boy’ Felesianu lost to Zimbabwe’s Peter Pambeni by a majority decision in their 12-round Lightweight World Boxing Organisation (WBO) vacant African title at Ramatex, Windhoek on Saturday during Salute Boxing Academy’s ‘Clash of the Titans’ boxing bonanza.
Pambeni dominated his opponent landing more punches to the body and head, while the Namibian landed the most of the heavier punches leading to the Zimbabwean losing his tooth.
Two judges scored the fight in favour of the Zimbabwean while one scored it in favour of the Namibian.


Kyle McAllister [Derby - St Mirren] Undisclosed

Calum Waters [Kilmarnock - St Mirren] Loan

Loic Damour [Cardiff City - Hearts] Free

8 August
Premier League

Kevin Danso [Augsburg - Southampton] Loan (deal announced on 9 August)

21:20 Alex Iwobi [Arsenal - Everton] £34m

21:00 Meritan Shabani [Bayern Munich - Wolves] Undisclosed

20:20 David Luiz [Chelsea - Arsenal] £8m

19:33 Muhamed Besic [Everton - Sheffield United] Loan

19:33 Michael Verrips [Unattached - Sheffield United] Free

Karundu PS receives chairs and desks donation

A donation of 442 new chairs and 100 tables to the Karundu Primary School (PS) at Otjiwarongo on Wednesday is expected to drastically reduce pressure on learners who have been sharing chairs and desks at the school.
The chairs and desks are worth more than N.dollars 250 000 and were donated by the Otjikoto B2Gold Mine situated about 70 kilometres north of Otjiwarongo.
School principal, Julia Chaka, at the event said learners at her school have been sharing chairs and tables for nearly three years now due to the high enrolment rate.

Carl Frampton: 'Freak' hand injury forces Belfast boxer out of Emmanuel Dominguez fight

Carl Frampton says a large ornament was knocked over on to his hand in a "freak accident" - forcing him to pull out of his fight against Emmanuel Dominguez.

Saturday's bout in Philadelphia, USA was due to be Frampton's first since December's defeat by Josh Warrington.

In a statement on social media, the Northern Irishman said he has broken a bone and is "absolutely devastated".

The 32-year-old Belfast boxer also posted a video of the aftermath of the incident in his hotel lobby.

Harry Maguire: Is Man Utd's new defender worth £80m?

Five years ago Harry Maguire was playing League One football. Now he is the world's most expensive defender.

Manchester United have completed the £80m signing of the 26-year-old England centre-back from Leicester - but is he worth the money?

BBC Sport takes a look at the stats and the story behind the player.