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Athletes savour rlg Ghana Grand Prix

Veteran sprinter Aziz Zakari is a man who is known to speak his mind on issues that directly affect him without mincing words and he summed up his impressions of the rLG Ghana Grand Prix in very few words saying “I miss Kumasi already. It’s wonderful. It feels great. As …

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FA confirms Ghana-Brazil friendly in London

The Ghana Black Stars will play the Selecao of Brazil in an international friendly match in London September 5, 2011, the Ghana Football Association (GFA) says. The match venue is Fulham’s Cravern Cottage, the FA said in a statement today August 17, 2011. As at the time of filing this …

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Accra Sports Stadium pitch under renovation

The football pitch of the Accra Sports Stadium is currently under intensive renovation ahead of the next soccer season. The exercise, which is expected to last up to the first week of September, is aimed at improving the standards of the pitch for quality delivery and as a result the …

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Ghana Boxing Authority to protest Agbeko/Mares verdict

The Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) is preparing to lodge an official protest over the verdict of the unification bout between Ghana’s Joseph Agbeko and Mexican Abner Marez, last Saturday at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Nevada, United States of America (USA). Agbeko was said to have lost the …

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Chinese TV station, Star Times wins UEFA media rights for sub-Saharan Africa

UEFA has announced that the 2012-15 free-to-air media rights for the UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League in sub-Saharan Africa have been awarded to Chinese television station, Star Times. Star Times will ensure the distribution of media rights to free-to-air broadcasters throughout the region excluding South Africa, Europe’s football …

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Nyantakyi elected President of Western Zone ‘B’ Football Union

Kwesi Nyantakyi, President of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) was on Saturday elected President of the Western Zone ‘B’ Football Union at its Extraordinary Congress. Nyantakyi was unanimously elected at the zonal union by delegates at the session attended by representatives of 16-affiliated national associations. The development ensures the GFA …

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Ghana hosts WAFU Extra Ordinary Congress today

The West Africa Football Union (WAFU) will hold its Extraordinary General Assembly today, Saturday, August 13, 2011 at the Alisa Hotel, Accra. Information gathered by GNA Sports gathers that the highest decision making body of the zonal body will discuss developing issues including the separation of the zonal Union. The …

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Government wishes Joseph Agbeko well

The Ministry of Youth and Sports, has on behalf of the Government and people of Ghana sent a goodwill message to International Boxing Federation (IBF) Bantamweight Champion, Joseph Agbeko as he takes on Abner Mares Saturday, August 13 at Hard Rock in Las Vegas, United States of America (USA) in …

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Sam Pee Yalley gets Confederation of African Tennis appointment

The Confederation of African Tennis (CAT) has appointed Sam Pee Yalley, Vice President of the Ghana Tennis Association (GTA) as president of its Legal Committee. A statement from the CAT Secretariat in Tunis (Tunisia) copied to GNA Sports in Accra said Sam Pee Yalley will head the Committee for a …

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Ghana-Nigeria friendly match called-off

The international friendly between the Ghana Black Stars and the Super Eagles of Nigeria has been called off. An official statement on Watford FC’s website today August 9, 2011 said “Tonight’s international fixture at Vicarage Road between Ghana and Nigeria has been called-off on the advice of the Hertfordshire Constabulary.” …

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