Wednesday , 20 September 2017

ADA-SPORTS

Ivory Coast, Niger steal show at maiden Ghana Taekwondo Open

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The first ever Ghana Taekwondo Open championship ended successfully on Saturday at the Sports Hall of the Accra Sports Stadium with Niger and Ivory Coast dominating the male and female categories with high class displays. At the end of friendly individual battles, Ivory Coast went home with five gold, one silver and two bronze winning the female division giant cup ... Read More »

Ada based Okor Nowomi FC hail ‘kind’ EIB boss Bola Ray

Okor Nowomi FC players take selfies and groupies with Bola Ray on a day to remember

Players and officials of Ada based Greater Accra Division Two League Upper side, Ok0r Nowomi FC have paid glowing tribute to the philanthropy and kindness of ace broadcaster now CEO of the EIB Empire, Kwabena Adisi AKA Bola Ray AKA Bolex after his donation of a cash to the team on their way to a league game last Sunday. According ... Read More »

Ministry of Youth and Sports, a bomb in waiting?

Hon. Isaac Asiamah - Sports Minister

Asks Michael Okuley Over the years, Ghana has received international recognition through the efforts of some sporting individuals. Ghana has achieved a lot of laurels at every championship. Being the first African country to win the African Cup of nations for keeps and the recent rise in the FIFA World Cup have forced some sports loving fans to christen the ... Read More »

Ada-born Daniel Lomotey scores winner for Black Stars B to beat Togo

Daniel Lomotey at Black Stars B

Ghana’s home-based Black Stars handed Togo a painful 2-1 defeat at their own backyard at the Stadé de Kegué in Lome on Sunday in an international friendly to continue their unbeaten run in a series of friendlies. A goal in each half from WAFA duo Richmond Lamptey and Daniel Lomotey gave Ghana the win despite Issifou Bourhana pulling one back ... Read More »

World Taekwondo rebrands to end WTF connection

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The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has completed a rebrand to World Taekwondo as it seeks to modernise and shake off negative connotations connected to its previous acronym. World Taekwondo’s rebranding plans have been in the works for over a year, but were confirmed ahead of the start of the World Championships in Muju, South Korea on Saturday. World Taekwondo replaces ... Read More »

Ada native David Accam becomes first Ghanaian to net MLS hat-trick

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At times over the past two seasons, the Chicago Fire offense was the David Accam show and not much more. This season, with new teammates sharing the scoring load and spotlight, Accam has only flourished further, and on Saturday night, the Ghanaian put on his finest show yet. “I thought I could do anything on the pitch today,” Accam said. ... Read More »

Prince Agyiri wins 2017 MTN Classic Golf

One for the album: Al winners at the 2017 MTN Classic Golf on Saturday pose with officials of MTN sponsors and Tema Country Golf Club hosts

Prince Agyiri went home the happiest man on Saturday after sweeping all to emerge champion of this year’s MTN Classic Golf tournament which teed off to a great success at the Tema Country Golf Club. The competition, the 7th in the annual series is seen as an opportunity for the Enterprise Team of sponsors, MTN Ghana to engage the high valued clients ... Read More »

Why I had sex with 22-year-old Sarah Kwabla – Asamoah Gyan

Asamoah Gyan and Sarah Kwabla

Black Stars captain Asamoah Gyan has opened up about his sexual escapade with Sarah Kwabla and reiterated it was a consensual sex with the then 22-year-old student in the year 2015. Speaking about the episode in a television interview with Deloris Frimpong Manso on her Delay Show programme, Gyan said he went to Sarah Kwabla’s house at Weija near the ... Read More »

Okor Nowomi FC beat Real Ebony 3-2 in Sege

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Raphael Dodzi Abayateye scored for the third straight game for Okor Nowomi FC to māintain their good start to the new season with a 3-2 win over Real Ebony of Tema on Wednesday in Sege. Abayateye began last season scoring three goals in the first three games before he was struck down by injury and thus missed most of the ... Read More »

Sege to host part of 2017 Asafotufiam festivities

Hon. A.L. Akrofi, DCE for Ada West delivers speech at launch of Asafotufiami 2017

For the first time in the history of the Ada Asafotufiami festival, Sege, capital of Ada West will host part of the activities to mark the 80th Anniversary of the popular event. This was revealed by the organizers during the launch of the festival at the Labadi Beach Hotel in Accra on Monday. The event to be hosted in Sege ... Read More »