Maiden Ghana Open International Taekwondo Championships begins today

The first Ghana Open International Taekwondo Championships is set to start with 131 athletes from 15 countries in participation beginning Friday. Italy, USA and Turkey are three non-Africa countries who have confirmed their involvement in the two-day event slated for…

August 21: Ghana Junior Tennis Championship returns after 10-year break

The Ghana junior tennis competition is set to return August 21-26 after a ten-year break. The competition dubbed “McDan Junior Open Championship” is scheduled for the Accra Sports stadium. Over 120 children aged between 12-16 years from 10 regions will…

August 26: Officers’ Mess Tennis Club to host ball boys and girls tourney

A senior military officer, Lt. Col. Franklin Gyamerah-Amoako of the 4 Garrison Officers Mess Tennis Club is again the proud sponsor of this year’s edition of the Ball Boys and Girls Tournament. The tournament is organized annually for the Ball…

“We are still a young gov’t” – under-pressure Sports Minister preaches patience

Sports Minister Isaac Asiamah is pleading with various federation heads to exercise patience with his outfit, saying they are still a young government in power. The Member of Parliament for Atwima Mponua in the Ashanti Region came under barrage of…

La route de l’est: Ghana Cycling team tops all in Cote D’Ivoire

Ghana youngster Anthony Boakye made history by winning the country’s first yellow jersey in an international event at the just ended Cycling Championship dubbed “La route de l’est” in Cote D’Ivoire on Friday. The 22-year-old clocked a time of 18hrs…

GNPC allocates $1.5m for sports development

The Board of the Ghana National Petroleum Company (GNPC) has approved the allocation of $1.5million “to support sports development and sporting activities” in the country. This was announced by the Ministry for Youth and Sports in a press statement Wednesday.…

2017 C’wealth Youth Games: Ghana’s Beach Volleyball team make flying start

Team Ghana made an impressive start in the 6th Commonwealth Youth Games which is underway in Nassau, Bahamas. The Ghanaian pair of Kelvin Katey Carbon and Eric Tsatsu defeated their opponents from Papua New Guinea in two straight sets in…

“Cycling will take Ghana far if…” – Teye Doku

Vice President of the Ghana Cycling Federation, Teye Doku believes with the needed exposure, the country can become one of the best in the sport on the African continent. He said this in the wake of team Ghana’s prowess at…

Ghana Cycling team shine in Ivory Coast

Ghana duo Anthony Boakye and Razak Abdul Umar placed first and second in the 46. 6km road and 90km Circuit race respectively in day one of the “la route de l’est” tour currently underway in Ivory Coast. In the 90km…

Wimbledon 2017: Roger Federer beats Marin Cilic to win record eighth title

Roger Federer became the first man to win Wimbledon eight times and extended his record to 19 Grand Slam titles with victory over Croatia’s Marin Cilic. The Swiss third seed won 6-3 6-1 6-4 as seventh seed Cilic struggled with…

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