28 C
Accra
Thursday, April 15, 2021
No menu items!

Sport

Former Zimbabwe cricket captain banned for eight years

Former Zimbabwe captain Heath Streak has been banned from all cricket for eight years for corruption offences. The International Cricket Council (ICC) found that Streak, 47, engaged with an Indian man known as 'Mr X' during his time coaching Zimbabwe...

David Beckham joins Disney+ for grassroots football show

David Beckham will mentor young grassroots footballers in a new factual series for Disney+. The sports star, who captained England and played for clubs including Manchester United and Real Madrid, will return to the east London pitches where he played...

Algerian giants USM Algers unveil Ghana striker Kwame Opoku

Algerian giants USM Algers have unveiled Ghanaian forward Kwame Opoku. The 21-year-old joins the Red and Blacks on a four-and-a-half year deal from Asante Kotoko. Opoku was officially announced the club's newest acquisition after successfully passing his medicals on Monday. The former...

Tyson Fury says Anthony Joshua bout will ‘happen’ as deal moves close

Tyson Fury believes a much-anticipated heavyweight bout with Anthony Joshua will "100% happen" and that a date and venue will be known in the coming days. Representatives of the two British heavyweights are examining offers made by venues to stage...

Tema Youth SC are unbeaten Icons from National Division One League

Tema Youth SC went 17 matches unbeaten in 2010/11 Poly Tank Division one League en route to premier league qualification in one of the most iconic seasons for the harbor boys. The then promotion seeking side bulldozed their way past...

Sprinter Edwin Gadayi is winner of Ghana’s Fastest Man

Sprinter Edwin Gadayi from the GNPC’s Speedsters Club is the winner of Ghana’s Fastest Human Accra Open meet men’s senior event. He beat Sarfo Ansah also from the Speedsters Club by four micro seconds with a time of 10.56...

Ghana Boxing Authority suspends Richard Harrison for five years

The Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) has suspended the license of Richard Lii Lartey Harrison, former World Boxing Organisation (WBO) Africa Heavyweight Champion. A letter signed by Mr. Peter Zwenes President of the GBA said the license has been suspended for...

Ghana Boxing Association bans Richard Commey, for two years

The Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) has imposed a two-year ban on Richard O. Commey, former International Boxing Federation (IBF) Lightweight Champion. The two-year ban is in connection with false accusations and disparaging remarks he made about the GBA Executive in...

Six para-athletes for camping at Cape Coast ahead of Tokyo 2020

The National Paralympic Committee (NPC) of Ghana has invited six top para-athletes for camping at Cape Coast in the Central Region, in preparation for the 2020 Tokyo Paralympic Games. The camping would commence from April 9, and end on May...

Ghana Badminton Association holds U-35 National Open

The Ghana Badminton Association (BAG) has held its National Badminton Doubles U-35 tournament at the DG Hathramani Hall of the Accra Sports Stadium, with all COVID-19 protocols, strictly observed. The 2021 National Badminton Doubles U-35 tournament is a Grade 5...

Latest News

Police grab National Security imposter at Enchi

The Western North Regional Police Command in collaboration with the National Security Operatives in the Region have arrested a...

Institute for Energy Security projects reduction in diesel price

The Institute for Energy Security (IES) is projecting a reduction in the price of diesel on the domestic market during the second pricing window. Petrol...

29-year-old trader gets 20-year jail term for robbing IMF Country Director

An Accra Circuit Court has sentenced a 29-year-old trader to 20 years imprisonment for pulling a machete on the Country Director of the International...

No recruitment tension at Foreign Affairs Ministry – Director

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration has denied claims of tension brewing within the ministry as a result of "inappropriate recruitment, promotion...

“National Consensus must promote responsible viable small-scale mining” – President Akufo-Addo

“Out of this maiden consultative dialogue, I hope we will build a national consensus around a national policy on small scale mining, that promotes...