Thursday , 18 January 2018

GENERAL SPORTS

Ten schools qualify to finals of Milo Champions League

Milo Champions League

Ten Basics Schools made up of both private and public schools have booked their qualification to represent their respective regions during the national finals of the 2016 MILO U-13 Champions League which is scheduled to come on from the 23rd to the 25th of June 2016 at the Paa Joe Park, KNUST. Sakasaka Primary (Northern), Samatigu Presby Primary (Upper West), ... Read More »

Azumah Nelson on Muhammad Ali: A boxing great’s tribute to ‘The Greatest’

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3: a very sad day for Ghana. As the nation remembered the day our souls drenched in sorrow with our hearts burning in the flames of hurt, another tragedy hit the world. The boxing world felt the pinching pain of death. The world at large lost a legend. Muhammad Ali passed away at the age of 74 on Friday, June ... Read More »

Boxing great Muhammad Ali dies at age 74

Ali died last Friday at age 74

He was fast of fist and foot — lip, too — a heavyweight champion who promised to shock the world and did. He floated. He stung. Mostly, he thrilled, even after the punches had taken their toll and his voice barely rose above a whisper. He was “The Greatest.” Muhammad Ali died Friday, according to a statement from his family. ... Read More »

Mustapha Mayweather eyes 2016 Ghana’s Most Strongest title

Mustapha Mayweather in training

Mustapha  Mayweather says he is ready for Ghana’s Most Strongest title and this year 2016, he is putting in all the efforts and what it takes to become the champion. In an exclusive interview, he said this year’s event has not attracted much sponsorship and attraction but he will make the difference and more people and companies will join the ... Read More »

Thomas Partey eyes permanent Black Stars spot

Thomas Teye Partey has been training with the Ghana national team this week

UEFA Champions League finalist Thomas Partey is  hoping to quickly fit into the Black Stars after completing his first training session with the team. Partey, who came off the bench in Milan last Saturday’s Champions League final defeat against neighbors Real Madrid, is happy with the call up and is aiming to work hard to maintain his place in the ... Read More »

Ghana’s Lightweight contender Commey scouting Barthelemy-Bey

Richard Commey and his UK based manager, Michael Amoo-Bediako

Lightweight contender Richard Commey is coming to America — for business, not pleasure. Commey (24-0, 22 KOs) plans to be ringside to watch with great interest as world titleholder Rances Barthelemy defends his 135-pound belt against former titleholder Mickey Bey on Friday night (Spike, 9 ET/PT) at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida. Commey will be ... Read More »

Historic: Daniel Amartey wins two league titles in one season

Daniel Amartey in Copanhagen

One league title for a player is a successful season. Two league titles in one season, just wow. And that is how Ghana international Daniel Amartey is feeling now. Just wow. Black Stars player Daniel Amartey has won the Danish league in addition to the English Premier League title after FC Koebenhavn were crowned champions of Denmark. Amartey started his ... Read More »

Azumah Nelson selects boxers for VIP Fight Night in Accra

Legend: Azumah flanked by some beautiful Ghanaian journalists

Ghanaian boxing legend, Azumah Nelson is not giving up on the dream of finding the perfect replacement for himself in the ring and is sure next weekend’s VIP Fight Night can be the beginning of finding that legend in the making. Nelson, the much revered former 3-time world champion and WBC Hall of Fame inductee is selecting the boxers who ... Read More »

Fans slam new Black Stars kit

Black Stars new kit

The Black Stars of Ghana tried out their new jersey designed by Puma during training session on Monday ahead of their Africa Cup of Nations qualifier trip to Mauritius. The new design features an all-white body shirt with black arms and a yellow round neck. The arm and should line has a dotted white pattern in the black creating a ... Read More »

Kidnapped Mexico footballer freed

Pulido

Mexican international football player Alan Pulido has been rescued in north-east Mexico hours after he was kidnapped, officials say. Pulido, 25, appeared with a bandaged hand and told reporters he was “very well”. Officials said the rescue operation was carried out on Sunday night, without giving more details. The striker plays for the Greek team Olympiakos and has made several ... Read More »