#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: Boxer Jessie Lartey beaten but secures bronze for Ghana

Boxer Jessie Lartey has won Ghana a first medal at the 2018 Commonwealth Games despite losing his bout in the Men’s Light Welter (64kg) semifinal Friday morning. The 25-year-old lost by unanimous decision with the judges scoring all five rounds…

#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…

CWG 2018: Two Ghanaian boxers defeated in prelims

Ghana’s hopes of medals in the Men’s Light (60kg) and Welter (69 kg) categories in boxing at the 2018 Commonwealth Games were dashed by defeats to Abdul Omar and Abubakari Kwesi Quartey respectively on Thursday. Both Black Bombers were eliminated…

CWG 2018 Swimming: Jason Arthur misses 100m Backstroke final spot

Ghanaian swimmer Jason Arthur has missed out on a place for a medal in the 100m Backstroke event at the ongoing Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. The 20-year-old made the last 16 berth from Heat 5 where he…

CWG 2018: Abeku Jackson finishes last in Men’s 50m Butterfly semis

Team Ghana’s swimmer Abeku Jackson has failed to qualify for the finals of the Men’s 50m Butterfly at the ongoing Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia on Thursday. After progressing from Heat 5 as one of the best 16…

Bawumia receives Gold Coast 2018 Queen’s Baton

Ghana’s vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia received the Queen’s Baton for next year’s Commonwealth Games at the Flag Staff House on Monday. The baton which arrived in Ghana from Sierra Leone on Saturday was accompanied by representatives of the Ghana…

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