The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ambassador to Ghana, Mr Khalifa Yousif Al Zaabi, yesterday hosted the Board of Special Olympics Ghana (SOG) and the intellectually disabled athletes who will participate in the Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi from March 14 to 22, 2019.
Ghana's sole representatives at the ongoing CAF Confederation Cup, Asante Kotoko, recorded their highest home win in the competition by thrashing Zambian side, Nkana FC, 3-0 at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi, yesterday, to move to the second spot on the league table.
The Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) is expected to launch a special football tournament dubbed: ‘The Chancellor’s Cup,’ on Thursday at the Paa Joe Park, in honour of the Asantehene, Otumfuo Osei Tutu II, as he marks 20 years on his enthronement as king of the Asantes.
The Ministry of Youth and Sports have presented an amount of 10,000 USD to the Ghana Rugby Team for excelling at the 2018 Rugby Africa Bronze Cup competition held at the Nduom Sports Stadium, which is an automatic qualification to the 2019 Rugby Africa Silver Cup.
The north London derby is the capital’s stellar fixture and one of the most passionately-contested clashes of the season but Mybet.africa beckons Arsenal to have the opportunity to inch close to booking a Champions League spot if they beat Tottenham Hotspur this weekend.
Maurizio Sarri, in time, may point to this as the victory which breathed life into his tenure as Chelsea’s head coach – the moment when all the doubts that had infected his team over the winter months gave way to newfound belief in the Italian’s methods.
The executive chairman of Dreams Football Club, Kurt Okraku, has called for massive investment in youth football to restore Ghana’s image and enable it to win more silverware at the international level.
A committee, chaired by the Deputy Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr Perry Okudzeto, has been set up to come up with a roadmap to enable the proposed special football competition by the Normalisation Committee (NC) to come off.
About 200 Ghanaians and some expatriates, young and old, joined staff of the nation’s best selling sports newspaper Graphic Sports and its mother organisation, Graphic Communications Groups Limited, for the third Graphic Sports Health Walk last Saturday morning to promote fitness and healthy lifestyle through regular walking and exercises.
Poor marksmanship and lack of concentration in defence cost Kumasi Asante Kotoko the maximum points as they lost 1-3 to Zambian side, Nkana Football Club in their CAF Confederation Cup Group C encounter played at the Nkana Stadium yesterday.
Ghana’s Emmanuel Tagoe won the vacant World Boxing Organisation (WBO) Global and International Boxing Federation (IBF) international lightweight titles in the early hours of yesterday after defeating Russian Vyacheslav Gusev via a unanimous points decision at the Bukom Boxing Arena in Accra.