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Cape Coast Sports stadium would be ready for AWCON

Mr. Magnus Rex Danquah, a member of the Local Organizing committee (LOC) for the Africa Women’s Cup of Nations (AWCON), has said, the Confederation of African Football (CAF), is satisfied with the quality of pitch at the Cape Coast Stadium and is confident the venue would be cleared to host …

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Bukom Banku to lead OMY TV Accra float

Braimah Kamoko, also known as “Bukom Banku” a popular Cruiserweight boxer, would lead the management and staff of OMY TV, to embark on a massive float through some principal streets of Accra, on Friday, September 28. Kamoko, would be the lead advocate for the new sports and entertainment television station …

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GTF calls for support for national ranking tournament

The Ghana Tennis Federation (GTF), has called on the government and corporate bodies, to support the GTF National Ranking Tournament. The tournament, which began on September 24, is aimed at assessing players for national ranking. Mr. Abubakar Yakubu, a GTF umpire, who is also in charge of organisation of the …

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Owusu to participate in 2018 Youth Olympic Games

The Technical Team of the Ghana Weightlifting Federation (GWF), has nominated Sandra Mensimah Owusu, to represent Ghana in weightlifting at the 2018 Youth Olympic Games. The 16-year old lady would compete in the Women’s 58kg bodyweight category at the games, which would take place in Buenos Aires, Argentina, from October …

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Ghana to play at 2018 World Chess Olympiad

The National chess team of Ghana (Golden Knights), are set to participate in the 43rd Chess Olympiad scheduled to take place in Batumi, Georgia this year. The biennial event fixed for Saturday, September 22 to October 6, would attract more than 160 countries including Ghana. The Ghana team, would feature …

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Arthur, Azure win 2018 Big Millennium Marathon

Unknown Ismael Arthur and popular young long distance runner Elizabeth Azure, from the Upper East Region emerged winners of the 21Km race in the male and female categories of the 2018 Millennium Marathon, on Saturday. Arthur, made a time of 1:08:09, to win the race and was followed by Kudanu …

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StarTimes acquires exclusive broadcasting rights for UEFA Europa League

Africa’s leading Pay-TV operator StarTimes Ghana Limited, has acquired the exclusive broadcasting rights for Union of European Football Association (UEFA) Europa League in Sub-Saharan Africa. The broadcast, which would begin on Thursday, September 2, would see football fans enjoy all 205 matches between the best European clubs on Star Times …

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Idris Elba to host The Best FIFA Football Awards

Mr. Idris Elba, British actor, would return as host for The Best FIFA Football Awards, fixed for September 24, at the Royal Festival Hall in London. The Golden Globe and SAG-winning actor, would be assisted by French journalist and sports presenter, Anne-Laure Bonnet at the star-studded event, which would again …

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Steady progress on the pitch at Accra Sports stadium

Restoration at the Accra Sports Stadium, has seen progress lately as work is still ongoing in other to meet the deadline for the completion ahead of the African Women’s Cup of Nations (AWCON), which is slated for November 17 to December 1, 2018. A visit to the venue by GNA …

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RAG exonerates 14 referees caught in Anas’s video

The Referees Association of Ghana (RAG) has acquitted 14 match officials, after concluding investigations on the “Number 12”, by ace investigative journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas, which exposed series of match fixing scandals in Ghana and on the African continent According to a statement by Mr. Ayita Mensah, General Secretary of …

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