Semenya to get London 2012 800m Gold

South Africa’s Caster Semenya should now be officially confirmed as a double Olympic and triple world 800 metres champion after Russian rival Mariya Farnisova’s disqualification was upheld following an unsuccessful appeal. The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) last year…

Asaba 2018: Janet Amponsah wins silver in women’s 100m final

Ghanaian sprinter Janet Amponsah was beaten into second place by Marie Josée TA LOU to take the silver in 11.54 behind the Ivorian’s gold-winning 11.15 in the women’s 100m finals at the ongoing 21st African senior Athletics Championships in Asaba,…

“Blame GOC prez for Ghana’s Commonwealth games scandal”- Suspended NSA staff

Suspended National Sports Authority (NSA) worker, Christine Ashley has accused president of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) Ben Nunoo Mensah of “false reportage” and blamed him squarely for the scandal that hit Ghana’s participation at this year’s Commonwealth games in…

Semenya heads to CAS to fight controversial new rules

Caster Semenya, the world and Olympic 800 meters champion, will go to the Court of Arbitration for Sport to fight “unfair” regulations that hinder certain female athletes. The IAAF brought in controversial new rules in April that mean some women…

Ghana swimming chief suspended for abuse of power

The Ghana Swimming Association (GSA) has suspended its president, Theophilus Wilson Edzie, for abuse of power. Mr. Edzie has been barred from holding his office “until the Disciplinary Committee of the Association completes its investigation” regarding his alleged involvement in…

#GC2018: ‘Injuries forced Ghana’s no show in men’s 4x100m relay’

Injuries stopped Ghana from their race in the men’s 4x100m relay at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Australia, officials have explained. Scheduled to run in lane 6 of the very first heat at the Carrara Stadium Friday, the Ghana team…

#GC2018: Ghana’s 4*100 team in no show amidst scuffle over unpaid per diems

Ghana’s disappointing outing at the Commonwealth Games reached a new height on Day 9 when the country’s 4×100 men’s relay team failed to turn up for the heats. The country officially entered the likes of Atsu NYAMADI, Emmanuel DASOR (pulled…

#GC2018: Hor Halutie places 8th in 100m final

Ghana’s Hor Halutie failed to win a medal in the women’s 100m final at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Australia by placing eighth. The determined Halutie crossed the finish with a time 11.54s with other seven athletes finishing ahead of…

#GC2018: Hor Halutie qualifies for women’s 100m final [+PHOTOS]

Local sprinter Hor Halutie emerged Ghana’s medal hopeful in the women’s 100 metres at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Australia after sailing into Monday’s final. In front of a festive crowd at Carrara Stadium on Sunday, the 19-year-old clocked her…

CWG 2018 Badminton: Ghana record second defeat in mixed team event

Ghana suffered their second defeat, 5-0 to Canada, in Group D of the badminton mixed team event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on Friday. Emmanuel Donkor kicked things off at the Carrara Sports and Leisure Centre but lost to Canada’s…

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