The Botswana Premier League has released names of this year’s Mascom Top 8 awards nominees. Jwaneng Galaxy midfielder maestro Thabang Sesinyi has been nominated for the Player of the Tournament award. Sesinyi, who has shown brilliance throughout the competition, will battle it out with team mate Boitumelo Mafoko with Orapa United’s Thabang Mosige being another finalist. Nominees for Goalkeeper of the tournament are Kaelo Joseph of Orapa United, Galaxy’s youthful Anthony Gouws and BDF XI’s Basimanebotlhe Moilwa. Jwaneng Galaxy will be looking to grab the award of Coach of the Year as Mike Sithole will be battling out with Orapa United’s Madinda Ndlovu and BDF XI’s Nelson Setshwane. The Top Goal scorer award has two candidates being Kumbee Katjiteo from BDF XI and Orapa United’s Tendai Nyumasi. In the match official’s category Keabetswe Dintwa, Tirelo Mositwane and Moemedi Tlhabologang will be battling it out for the Referee of the year award. The Assistant Referee of the Tournament will be contested by Lucky Kegakologetswe, Lucas Nku and Bakwena Simalele. The awards will be held at GICC on the 18th May 2017.