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Ghana cyclists begin tour du Togo

Cyclists at Tour du Togo

ANNETTE S. YEBOAH THE GHANA Cycling team began their Tour Du Togo yesterday [Tuesday], April 11, 2017, in Lome, Togo. The Ghana Cycling Federation, after accepting to honour the invitation from Togo, selected two clubs, River Park Eastern and River Park Brong Ahafo. The six-man team will be led by …

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Tom Strand heads Great Olympics: Attram, Botchway to assist him

Tom Strand

ANNETTE S. YEBOAH THE SHAREHOLDERS of Accra Great Olympics Football Club have formally appointed Swedish trainer Tom Marcos Christian Strand as their new head coach and will be assisted by two coaches Godwin Attram and Stephen Botchway. Godwin Attram who spearheaded the club to Ghana’s elite football from Division One …

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Women’s clubs urged to seek sponsorship to ease financial burden

Ampem Darkoa Ladies, Winners of the Women's league 2016

ANNETTE S. YEBOAH VICE CHAIRPERSON of the Women’s League Board (WLB), Rosalind Amoh, has advised clubs in the Women’s league to seek sponsorships. The National Women’s League (NWL), unlike the men’s version, since its inception in 2012, has not seen any title sponsors, a situation which has put lots of …

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There is a consideration to get Akwasi Appiah two deputies — Nyantakyi

GHANA FOOTBALL Association (GFA) boss Kwesi Nyantakyi has confirmed that newly appointed coach of the Black Stars, Akwasi Appiah, will have two assistant coaches. According to reports, Maxwell Konadu who served as an assistant during Appiah’s first stint from May 2012 to September 2014, has been touted for a role …

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Osei Bonsu cries foul • ­­­Demands Wahab rematch

ABRAHAM OSEI Bonsu is adamant he won last Saturday’s national super featherweight title fight against Wahab Oluwaseum and is demanding a rematch to set the record straight. Despite opening deep cuts on both cheeks of Wahab, who hails from Nigeria, the Ghanaian lost a split decision, 115-114, 114-115, 112-116 in …

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Black Stars are now ranked 45th in FIFA ranking

Black Stars players jubilating

GHANA HAVE dropped two places in the latest FIFA ranking but still remain eighth in Africa. The Black Stars are now ranked 45th in the world and 8th in Africa. The drop was expected, following Ghana’s inactivity during the FIFA date for international friendlies. Brazil capped off a fine fortnight …

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The future is bright for GOC – Ghana Arm-wrestling Chief

Ghana Arm Wrestling Federation President, Charles Osei Assibey

BY ANNETTE S. YEBOAH THE GHANA Arm-wrestling Federation President, Mr Charles Osei Asibey says the future will be bright if the media and Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) could raise the brand to a certain level. Mr Asibey made this known during the launch of Ghana’s journey to Gold Coast 2018 …

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The future is bright for GOC – Ghana Arm-wrestling Chief

BY ANNETTE S. YEBOAH THE GHANA Arm-wrestling Federation President, Mr Charles Osei Asibey says the future will be bright if the media and Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) could raise the brand to a certain level. Mr Asibey made this known during the launch of Ghana’s journey to Gold Coast 2018 …

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adidas to re-launch global sport brand in Accra today

BY ROSEMOND BOATENG ADDAI ADIDAS, IN partnership with top fitness centres, will re-launch its global sport brands in Accra today. The event is also being used to reveal top trainers who are always on a mission to reinvent and recreate routines to make things better. According to adidas officials, the …

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Amaesng Travel football competition to rock Konongo

BY ANNETTE S. YEBOAH YOUNG PLAYERS in Konongo in the Ashanti Region will have the chance to showcase their skills when the maiden Amaesng Travel Charity U-15 football tournament kicks off at the Konongo Senior High School on July 15 under the auspices of Accra-based Amaesng Travel and Tours, which …

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