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2023 Africa Games: Samson Deen Sworn In As Accra 2023 African Games LOC Member
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2023 Africa Games: Samson Deen Sworn In As Accra 2023 African Games LOC Member

The Minister of Youth and Sports, Hon. Mustapha Ussif has sworn in the President of the Ghana Paralympic Committee, Mr. Samson Deen, to serve as…
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CAA U20 & U18 Western Athletics Championships LOC Formed
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CAA U20 & U18 Western Athletics Championships LOC Formed

The Ghana Athletics Association has formed a Local Organizing Committee for the Confederation of African Athletics Region 2 U-18 and U-20 Championships, which will be…
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GOC Boss Ben Nunoo Mensah Says Ghana Will Prepare Well For Birmingham 2022
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GOC Boss Ben Nunoo Mensah Says Ghana Will Prepare Well For Birmingham 2022

The President of the Commonwealth Games Association of Ghana has assured that the final list of Team Ghana athletes for Birmingham 2022, would be vetted…
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Ghana Athletics Association (GAA) Visits National Sports Authority (NSA)
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Ghana Athletics Association (GAA) Visits National Sports Authority (NSA)

The leadership of Ghana Athletics Association (GAA) has paid a working visit to the National Sports Authority (NSA) to discuss major athletic competitions earmarked for…
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Benjamin Azamati And Joseph Amoah Top The World
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Benjamin Azamati And Joseph Amoah Top The World

For the first time in our history Ghanaians occupy the first 2 spots on the World 100m ranking. Benjamin Azamati (9.90s) & Joseph Amoah (9.94s)…
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Abigail Kwarteng Breaks The Women’s National High Jump Record

Abigail Kwarteng shattered the women’s high jump national record by 5cms as she soared to a new personal best height of 1.92m to win gold…
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GOC To Hold Congress On April 28
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GOC To Hold Congress On April 28

The Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) has scheduled to hold a congress on Thursday, April 28, 2022, in the Conference room of the Ghana Academy of…
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Deborah Acquah Sets New Long Jump National Record
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Deborah Acquah Sets New Long Jump National Record

Deborah Acquah, a Ghanaian long jumper, has broken the Ghanaian national record in the women’s long jump with a jump of 6.89m. Acquah, who currently…
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Kenya: Eliud Kipchoge - Marathon Legend Reveals The Secret Behind His Successful Career
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Kenya: Eliud Kipchoge – Marathon Legend Reveals The Secret Behind His Successful Career

He’s been dubbed the “greatest marathoner of the modern era.” In an exclusive DW interview, Kipchoge invites us to his farm in Kenya, where he…
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Benjamin Azamati Named LSC Indoor Track Athlete Of The Year
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Benjamin Azamati Named LSC Indoor Track Athlete Of The Year

West Texas A&M’s Benjamin Azamati was named the Lone Star Conference Male Track Athlete of the Year for the second consecutive season following his performance…
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Koforidua To Host Circuit III Championship On Saturday
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Koforidua To Host Circuit III Championship On Saturday

Over 300 Track & Field athletes will converge at the Koforidua Secondary Technical School in the Eastern Region on Saturday, March 26, 2022, for the…
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Nigerian Sprinter Blessing Okagbare Reacts To 10-year Ban For Doping
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Nigerian Sprinter Blessing Okagbare Reacts To 10-year Ban For Doping

Blessing Okagbare, a Nigerian sprinter and Guinness World Record holder, reacted on Friday to the Athletics Integrity Unit’s (AIU) 10-year ban for “multiple breaches of…
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Prisons Training Center Set To Get Astroturf Funded By Ghana Gas
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Prisons Training Center Set To Get Astroturf Funded By Ghana Gas

Ghana Gas has cut the sod for the building of a contemporary astroturf facility at the Ghana Prisons Training Centre in collaboration with Wembley Sports…
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NSA And GAA Launch 2022 Ghana Cross-Country Championship
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NSA And GAA Launch 2022 Ghana Cross-Country Championship

The Ghana Cross Country Championship 2022 has been launched by the National Sports Authority (NSA) in partnership with the Ghana Athletics Association (GAA). The event,…
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Joseph Amoah Breaks Ghana’s 200m Indoor National Record
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Joseph Amoah Breaks Ghana’s 200m Indoor National Record

At the 2022 Boston University Invite, Ghanaian sprinter Joseph Amoah broke the 200m indoor national record with a time of 20.57 seconds. As of February…
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IPC President Andrews Parsons Meets Nana Addo On Ghana’s Bid To Host African Para Games
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IPC President Andrews Parsons Meets Nana Addo On Ghana’s Bid To Host African Para Games

Mr. Andrews Parsons, the President of the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) has conferred with the President of Ghana, Nana Akufo Addo, and the Minister of…
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SWAG Swimmer of The Year Unilez Takyi Makes New Record At FINA World Swimming Championship
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SWAG Swimmer of The Year Unilez Takyi Makes New Record At FINA World Swimming Championship

SWAG Swimmer of the Year 2021, Unilez Takyi has improved in her time at the ongoing FINA World Swimming Championship in Abu Dhabi, UAE. Her…
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Ghana Taekwondo Federation Launches AFTU-backed Youth Development Project
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Ghana Taekwondo Federation Launches AFTU-backed Youth Development Project

The Ghana Taekwondo Federation (GTF) has begun a youth development project at Aburi Girls Senior High School, aimed at increasing interest in the combat sport…
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Akwasi Frimpong Wins First Three Medals In Bobsleigh And Skeleton
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Akwasi Frimpong Wins First Three Medals In Bobsleigh And Skeleton

Ghana’s first Skeleton Olympian, Akwasi Frimpong missed the podium by 27 seconds in today’s International Bobsleigh and Skeleton Federation ( IBSF) North American Cup Skeleton…
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African Games 2023 Akwele, Akuokor And Tawiah Outdoored
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African Games 2023 Akwele, Akuokor And Tawiah Outdoored

The African Games 2023 ceremony at the Accra International Conference Center took the shape of a Ga traditional outdooring (Kpojiemo) and it was so beautiful…
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