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19/08/2017 10:10 PM
Twenty coaches receive World Rugby training certification
Accra, Aug. 19, GNA - Mr Robert Bwali, a World Rugby trainer, has presented a Level 1 Sevens Rugby certificates to 20 Rugby trainers at the Media Center of the Accra Sports Stadium. The presentation on Friday was supported by the Olympic Solidarity Fund under the auspices of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC). The weeklong event included a Lev ...

19/08/2017 10:08 PM
Black Stars B to host Burkina Faso on Sunday
Accra, Aug. 18, GNA - The local Black Stars would lock horns with Burkina Faso local national team at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium, on Sunday, for the second leg of the African Championship (CHAN) 2018 qualifier. The winner of the match would determine who makes it to the fifth edition of the competition in Kenya next year. The Stars held the ...

19/08/2017 10:08 PM
Kotoko donates to Alhaji Injee's family
Accra, Aug. 19, GNA - Kumasi Asante Kotoko has donated a cow and assorted items to the family of the late Alhaji Salifu Abubakar , a former Board Member of the club, who passed away early this week. The items were five boxes of everpure water, five cartons of can malt, two bags of rice and oil. The items were donated after a delegation led by ...

19/08/2017 08:10 PM
Stoke 1-0 Arsenal: Jese Rodriguez goal seals win for Potters
Jese Rodriguez scored a superb winner on his Stoke debut to help beat Arsenal 1-0 in the Premier League. The former Real Madrid forward, who joined the Potters on a season-long loan from Paris Saint-Germain this week, wasted no time settling in at the newly-expanded bet365 Stadium, though his opponents will feel aggrieved. They will they shou ...

19/08/2017 07:40 PM
Debutant Jese scores as Stoke City stun Arsenal
Former Real Madrid winger Jese Rodriguez enjoyed a dream start to his Stoke City career by scoring the winner as Arsenal again came unstuck at the Bet365 Stadium. Jese, who was thrust straight into Mark Hughes 8217; side after arriving from Paris St-Germain on Wednesday, slid in from a tight angle after being left unmarked to pick up Saido Bera ...

19/08/2017 03:10 PM
Swansea 0-4 Man United: Red Devils seal game with three-goal blitz
A blistering three-goal burst in four minutes saw Manchester United sweep aside Swansea City to continue their impressive winning start to the Premier League season. Both teams hit the bar in a frantic start to the match 8211; Jordan Ayew 8217;s scooped cross for the hosts and Phil Jones 8217; header for United 8211; and it was the visitor ...

19/08/2017 10:40 AM
Dangote wants to buy Arsenal, sack Wenger
Africa's richest man says he is plotting a bid to take over Arsenal and that his first move as owner would be to fire Arsene Wenger. Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote told Bloomberg in an interview that he is planning to make an offer to majority owner Stan Kroenke once the construction of a new oil refinery in Lagos, Nigeria, is completed. ...

19/08/2017 10:20 AM
'I left my white-collar job to follow Isaac Dogbe' - Coach Dogbe
Accra, Aug.18, GNA - Mr Paul Dogbe, biological father and trainer of Isaac 'Royal Storm' Dogbe has revealed that he resigned from his well-paid job in England to help his son to become a world champion. In an interview with the Ghana News Agency sport, Mr Dogbe said he is very confident in the quality of Isaac that was why he quit other business ...

19/08/2017 10:20 AM
Isaac Dogbe prepares for WBO Featherweight title bout
Accra, Aug.18, GNA - Isaac 'The Royal Storm' Dogbe (17-0-0, 11 KO's), says he ready to fight for the World Boxing Organisation (WBO) featherweight title later this year. The Ghanaian pound for pound young boxer says he has got the shot to face either the defending champion, Jessie Magdaleno (25-0, 18 KO's) or Caesar Juarez (20-5-0, 15KO's), who ...

19/08/2017 10:20 AM
E/R Taekwondo team present medals to Regional Sports Director
Koforidua, Aug. 18, GNA - Six members of the Eastern Regional Taekwondo team, which participated in the 4th Greater Accra Taekwondo Championship have presented the medals they won to the Eastern Regional Director of Sports at her office at Koforidua. The championship attracted over 200 athletes from the Eastern, Ashanti, Western and Greater Accr ...

19/08/2017 10:20 AM
Ghana to Host Togo in Skate Soccer on September 2
Accra, Aug. 18, GNA - The International Federation of Skate Soccer (IFSS) in collaboration with Binatone Ghana will organise a Skate Soccer friendly between Ghana (Rolling Rockets) and Togo at the Accra Sports Stadium, Tennis court on September 2, 2017. The president of International Federation of Skate Soccer, Mr. Albert Frimpong told the media ...

19/08/2017 10:20 AM
National Rugby team to participate in Africa Men's Seven Tournament
Edward Gyasi, GNA Accra, Aug. 18, GNA - The Ghana National Rugby team would participate in the Africa Men's Sevens Tournament in Kampala, Uganda, scheduled for October 6, 2017. The Ghanaian side would compete against nine other African nations, namely Botswana, Madagascar, Morocco, Namibia, Senegal, Tunisia, Uganda, Zambia and Zimbabwe. The ...

19/08/2017 10:20 AM
Frankfurt complete signing of Kevin-Prince Boateng
Frankfurt, Aug. 18, (GNA/dpa) - Eintracht Frankfurt have completed the signing of midfielder Kevin-Prince Boateng on a three-year contract, the Bundesliga club said Friday. Prince will give an awful lot to this team, coach Niko Kovac said. He brings a huge footballing quality with him. Boateng, 30, is the half-brother of Bayern Munich sta ...

19/08/2017 10:20 AM
Dimitrov ends Del Potro dominance with 1st win at Cincinnati Masters
Cincinnati, Ohio, Aug. 18, (GNA/dpa) - Grigor Dimitrov managed a 6-3, 7-5 defeat of Juan Martin del Potro on Thursday to reach the quarter-finals of the Cincinnati Masters as he beat the Argentine for the first time in six tries. The Bulgarian seventh seed was pleased to finally earn victory in the series against his occasional doubles partner. ...

19/08/2017 10:20 AM
AC Milan to rejoin big guns after lavish market campaign
Rome, Aug. 18 (GNA/dpa) - The surprise move of defensive ace Leonardo Bonucci from Juventus to AC Milan shook the Italian transfer market in July and underscored the intention of the Rossoneri to be back among the big guns of the Serie A. Former Juve star Alessandro Del Piero said he thought about a joke when he heard of the Italy international' ...

19/08/2017 10:20 AM
Mourinho not getting carried away with good start
London, Aug. 18, (GNA/dpa) - Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho said he is too experienced to get carried away despite his side's impressive performance in last weekend's Premier League season-opener. United, crushed West Ham 4-0, to start the campaign with new signing Romelu Lukaku scoring twice. But Mourinho said he would not judge any ...