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Tokyo Olympics: Simone Biles reacts to support for withdrawal from team and all-around finals

Four-time Olympic gold medallist Simone Biles has reacted to the widespread support she has received after withdrawing from Thursday's all-around final. The American gymnast pulled out of the competition saying she needed to prioritise her mental health, a move that...

Alphonse Areola: West Ham close to signing PSG goalkeeper

West Ham are close to signing Paris St-Germain goalkeeper Alphonse Areola on a season-long loan, with a view to a permanent deal. The Hammers had a bid for West Brom's England international Sam Johnstone turned down earlier this month. They are...

Men’s Olympic football: Brazil through to quarter-finals in Tokyo but Germany go out

Defending champions Brazil eased through to the quarter-finals of the men's Olympic football, but 2016 silver medallists Germany are eliminated. Everton striker Richarlison scored two late goals as Brazil beat Saudi Arabia 3-1 to finish top of Group D, with...

Tokyo 2020: Samuel Takyi defeats Ecuadorian boxer to qualify for quarterfinals

Ghana’s Samuel Takyi defeated Ecuardo’s Jean Carlos Caicedo by a unanimous decision to advance to the last 8 of the boxing event at the Tokyo Olympics. The 20-year-old Takyi dominated the first and 3rd rounds to leave no doubt in...

Four-time Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles out of individual all-around final

American gymnast and four-time Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles has withdrawn from Thursday's individual all-around final in Tokyo. Biles, the most successful US gymnast of all time, said she had  to focus on her mental health after pulling out of...

Simone Biles says ‘I have to focus on my mental health’ after pulling out of team final

Four-time Olympic gold medallist Simone Biles said "I have to focus on my mental health" after pulling out of the women's gymnastics team final. The American left the arena after the vault, but later returned to support her team-mates as...

Tokyo Olympics: U.S. swimmer Lydia Jacoby, 17, wins women’s 100m breaststroke gold

The USA's Lydia Jacoby has won a shock gold medal in the women's 100m breaststroke final at only 17 years old. The swimmer became the first Alaskan swimmer ever to win an Olympic swimming gold medal, as she beat South...

Tokyo Olympics: Naomi Osaka crashes out of Tokyo 2020 Olympic games

Marketa Vondrousova stunned Naomi Osaka to reach the quarter-finals of the women's singles at Tokyo 2020. The 2019 French Open runner-up won 6-1 6-4 in an hour and eight minutes and will now face either Spain's Paula Badosa or Nadia...

“I will work with all stakeholders” – new GBA President

Mr. Abraham Kotei Neequaye newly elected President of the Ghana Boxing Authority (GBA) has said he will work with all stakeholders irrespective of their camps to ensure the growth of the sport Mr. Neequaye said in an interview that, the...

Tokyo 2020: Ghana’s Sulemanu Tetteh advances to Round of 16

Sulemanu Tetteh who fought in the Flyweight division won 2-1 against his Dominican Republic opponent Rogrido Marte in the round of 32 at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on Monday morning. He won two of the three fights to record...

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