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Sani Dey begins new life in Canadian second division

FROM SAMUEL KWASON OCANSEY, CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA A 19-YEAR-OLD Ghanaian striker, Sani Dey, started making an impact on the field for his new side in Canada’s second division soccer league even before he put pen to paper for Burlington SC. A former student of Labone Secondary School in Accra, Dey …

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Only God can save us – Attram

GREAT OLYMPICS, who are trying their utmost best to beat the drop zone, lost 1-2 last Sunday against Hearts of Oak on match day 25. Coach Godwin Attram’s side, playing at home, shot into the lead in the 27th minute through Emmanuel Amartey’s header but Patrick Razak pulled even in …

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Black Stars B to resume training Thursday

THE BLACK Stars B are expected to resume camping on Thursday, August 31, as they prepare for the WAFU tournament. Ghana will face The Gambia in the preliminary round of the competition, which will be staged in Cape Coast and Takoradi from September 9 to September 24, 2017. Winners of …

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Floyd Mayweather stops Conor McGregor in 10th round in Las Vegas

Floyd Mayweather extended his perfect career record to 50 fights unbeaten by stopping Conor McGregor in the 10th round of one of the richest bouts in boxing history. The former five-weight world champion faced flurries of early punches from UFC’s most iconic figure, who was making his debut in professional …

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BMX bike changed my life – Boakye

BY ANNETTE S. YEBOAH ANTHONY BOAKYE, a cyclist, has said that he has set for himself a target of making his maiden appearance in the 2019 world cycling competition, ‘Tour Du France’, as it has always been his dreams. According to him, he would not quit the sport until he …

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FA Cup Semi-Finals: WA All Stars face Hearts; Kotoko play Medeama

BY KWAME LEH   originalkwame@outlook.com THERE COULD be another Super Clash in the 2017 FA CUP as Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak avoided each other in the semifinal draw held at the M-Plaza Hotel in Accra on Tuesday. Defending Ghana Premier League champions Wa All Stars will take on giants …

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Hearts kingpin set to extend stay

ANNETTE S. YEBOAH HEARTS OF Oak will be extending the contract of Thomas Abbey to a two-year deal worth GH¢80,000.00. Abbey’s contract is expected to run out in the coming days and a lot of clubs are on his heels for his signature, including Asante Kotoko. Sources close to the …

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KP Boateng terminates contract with Las Palmas

FORMER GHANA midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng is once again without a club after ending his contract with Spanish club Las Palmas by mutual consent. Las Palmas cited “irreversible personal reasons” for the decision. The 30-year-old had a contract with the La Liga side until 2020 after signing for them a year …

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Ghana Rugby partners Harper Performance

SPORTS DESK REPORT THE GHANA Rugby Football Union (GRFU) and Harper Performance have agreed to a partnership aimed at developing the performance-support provisions available to the athletes playing for, and aspiring to play for Ghana Rugby. Ghana Rugby, established in 2003, is now a full member of both World Rugby …

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NBA stars dazzle basketball players at Legon

BY SARAH NEEQUAYE (GIJ) NATIONAL BASKETBALL Association (NBA) stars from America on Tuesday at the University of Ghana basketball court dazzled nearly one hundred Ghanaian basketball players who participated in a clinic with their skills. The one-day basketball clinic, which was moderated by Golden State Warriors star David West and …

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