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GBA bans boxer Richard Commey for two years

The Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) has imposed a two-year ban on Richard O. Commey, former International Boxing Federation (IBF) Lightweight Champion. The two-year ban is in connection with false accusations and disparaging remarks he made about the GBA Executive in an interview with Kpalogo Mashi TV in the United States …

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CAF creates Pan-African School Football Championship

Dr. Patrice Motsepe President of the Confederation of African Football (CAF) has welcomed the launch of a pilot interschool competition project in Africa this week. During a working visit to Kinshasa in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Dr. Motsepe together with CAF Secretary General Véron Mosengo-Omba, formed part of the …

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GFA bans Techiman Eleven Wonder for flouting COVID-19 Protocols

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has banned Techiman Eleven Wonders from playing their home matches at the Ohene Ameyaw Park at Techiman for flouting COVID-19 Protocols during the 18th week Ghana Premier League (GPL) match against Asante Kotoko. A statement from the GFA said, “until the case is fully determined, …

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Government to build a stadium to honour juvenile footballers in Offinso

Professor Peter Twumasi the Director-General of the National Sports Authority (NSA), has revealed that the government plans to build a stadium in honour of the eight juvenile footballers who died in an accident in Offinso in September last year. The Director-General said, government’s plan to construct a befitting stadium at …

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Black Stars cruise past Sao Tome & Principe to secure top spot

The Black Stars of Ghana were so strong for their Sao Tome & Principe counterpart as they edged them 3-1 in the last Group C encounter of the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier played at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday. The Black Stars amassed 13 points to top …

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Azamati smashes national record to book Olympic spot

Ghanaian sprinter Benjamin Azamati will represent Ghana at this year’s Tokyo Olympics. Azamati became the third Field and Track athlete to qualify for Tokyo Games after clocking an impressive 9.97s (1.5m/s) at the Texas Relay in Austin/USA. He also broke Leo Myles-Mills’ national record of 9.98 set on June 5th …

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Ghana boxer Samed qualifies for another Olympic slot

Ghana’s Shakul Samed, a member of the national amateur boxing team, the Black Bombers, has secured qualification to 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo later in the year. Shakul, Light Heavyweight (75-81Kg), secured his qualification based on the Boxing Task Force (BTF) rankings released in February 2021, which placed him 10th …

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Tokyo Olympics to be held without overseas fans due to pandemic

The Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics have decided to prohibit overseas spectators from attending this summer’s Games due to the coronavirus pandemic, local organizers said on Saturday. International Olympic Committee (IOC) president Thomas Bach and International Paralympic Committee chief Andrew Parsons respected Tokyo’s decision when considering the safety of participants of …

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Local Black Stars to play Uzbekistan in an international friendly

The Ghana Football Association (GFA) has announced an International friendly match between Ghana and Uzbekistan on Thursday, March 25, in Tashkent, Uzbekistan. The match would see the home-based players who were training under Coach Charles Akonnor in Accra for the Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers honour the match against Uzbekistan. …

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Black Stars gear up for AFCON qualifiers

The Black Stars of Ghana cruised past Legon Cities FC 3-1 in a friendly encounter played at the Accra Sports Stadium on Wednesday. The match was a preparatory match for the Black Stars ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) doubleheader qualifiers against South Africa and Sao Tome and …

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