The final moments were nervous for Algeria, but that all turned into overwhelming celebrations for both the team and their teeming fans in the stands as the Desert Foxes ended their 29-year wait for their second Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) as they defeated Senegal 1-0 in the final at the Cairo International Stadium yesterday.
Lightweight boxer, Samuel Turkson, will move up in weight to fight Liberia’s Freddy Kiwitt tonight in what he describes as the “most important bout” of his career as the two battle for the vacant African Boxing Union (ABU) welterweight belt at the Old Kingsway building in Accra.
Ghana will play a major part in today’s final of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations even though the Black Stars were eliminated at the Round of 16 stage as Ibrahim Sannie Daara has been appointed CAF Media Officer for the match to be played at the Cairo International Stadium.
The past four weeks have witnessed some quality football at the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) and this evening, there will be a befitting end to what has been an exciting competition as Algeria and Senegal clash in the final.
A professor of history at the University of Cape Coast, De-Valera Nym Botchway, has described boxing legend, Azumah Nelson, as a true champion who placed the nation on the international sporting map during his illustrious career.
wo groups of Eagles — the Carthage of Tunisia and the Super Eagles of Nigeria—will engage in a battle for pride when they clash this evening in the third place match at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations today at the Al Salam Stadium in Cairo.
Korean second-division club Daejeon Citizen have been forced to deny bombshell reports they cancelled a loan deal for Brazilian player Matheus Alessandro after testing positive for AIDS during a medical examination.