SJAG Sports Award Night Is now 28th April

The 8th National Sports Award Night, exclusively organized by the Sports Journalists’ Association of The Gambia (SJAG) is now going to take place on the 28th April, instead of 22nd April.


The event is meant to celebrate and honour past and present sports personalities that have done so much for the country. The event will take place at Djembeh Hotel.
The organizers have unveiled the nominees in the different categories for the 2017 National Sports Award night slated for this month.

Best Foreign Based Athlete of the Year
Omar Kolley, Djurgarden to Genk
Modou Barrow, Swansea to Leeds United
Hamza Barry- Hajdzut split
Best local Based Athlete of the Year
Gregory Sambou- GPA
Adama Jammeh- Athlete
Gina Bass- Athlete
Team of the Year
GAF female Volley ball
SK west basketball Male
Best Coach of the Year
Alhagie Sarr – GPA FC
St. Sgt. Lamin LF Badjie- GAF female volleyball team
Laye Ngum-SK West basketball
Best Female Athlete of the Year
Sohna Saho GPF Athlete
Gina Bass, GPF Athlete
Abie Kujabi- GAF, Volley
Best Female Referee
Isatou Touray
Jainaba Manneh
Abbie Ceesay
Best Male Referee
Mawdo Jallow
Bakary Camara
Sulayman Sosseh
Special Award: Para-Olympic
Emerging Talent of the Year
Mam Drammeh- Abuko United.
FatoumataSillah- Brikama Volleyball
MalickMbye- Basketball referee
Emerging Team Sports of the Year
National beach Volleyball team female
Fortune FC
Gunjur Super Nawettan team
Honour List
Late Modou Dibba, GNOC President
Late Abdou Shylon, Wrestling GNOC
Late MI Jallow, Coach
Late Father Joseph Gough
Alagie Nyan- Football
Haddy Sillah Njie – Basketball
Mam Essa Gaye – Basketball
Dadoh Jah- Athlete
Saffie Sanneh- Wrestling
Hon. Dembo Jatta, ex- International

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