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‘I’ll not pursue Fenech for money owed me’ – Azumah

Ghana boxing legend, Azumah Nelson, is unperturbed by the seemingly smart schemes by Australian boxer Jeff Fenech 9 years after their bout in Melbourne. In what was the last of three meetings between the pair, the Australian gained victory over the “Boxing Professor” by majority decision. Fenech had to visit the hospital with broken ribs after the big exhibition bout. …

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Essien faces jail time after flouting Indonesian immigration laws

Former Chelsea stars Michael Essien and Carlton Cole are facing the prospect of imprisonment in Indonesia after their club Persib Bandung admitted it had not acquired work permits for the high-profile duo. Essien and cole were signed last month amid fanfare and made their respective debuts last Saturday in a 0-0 draw against Arema FC. However, the players and their …

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Welcome home coach Kwesi Appiah

I first heard of Kwesi Appiah as a boy in 1981. Coach CK Gyamfi had taken over the Black Stars and was faced with the daunting task of having to beat Zaire in a two-match home and away contest to qualify for the 1982 African Cup of nations in Libya. And it had all started badly. The first league in …

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Nutifafa Attah slams board chairman of Great Olympics

Host of Football 360 on Kwese Free Sports, Nutifafa Attah, has slammed board chairman of Accra Great Olympics Amarkai Amarteifio for certain comments he made last week whiles defending his decision to replace coach Godwin Attram with Tom Strand. The board of Accra Great Olympics decided to replace their coach Godwin Attram with Tom Strand last week, a decision which …

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Ex-Kotoko and Hearts goalkeeper Soulama Abdoulaye loses Sight

Former Burkina Faso goalkeeper Soulama Abdoulaye has been critical ill and on admission at the Banfora Regional Hospital Centre (CHR). Report say the former Asante Kotoko goalkeeper has already lost his sight and he is visibily ill according to the Governor of the Cascades region who visited him on Tuesday. However the doctors have not been able to provide proper …

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Hor Halutie sets Ghana’s second best time 100m at GAA Circuit

Ghanaian female 100m runner, Hor Halutie recorded the second best time in Ghana at the just ended National Athletics Circuit which came off at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium during the weekend. The 18 year old athlete run a time of 11.57s in the Women 100m heat and has 0.31s to drop in other to meet the qualification time for …

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Arm-wrestling open tourney slated for April 22

Ghana Arm-wrestling Federation will hold their national open championship on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at the Accra Sports Stadium. The championship is aimed at selecting athletes to augment the national team -The Golden Arms- to represent Ghana at the 2017 African Arm-Wrestling Championship in Nigeria in June. The championship, which is open to all including the physically challenged, will see …

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Sharks and Hearts share spoils at Accra

Elmina Sharks denied Accra Hearts of Oak the chance to record a third straight victory in the Ghana Premier League (GPL) by holding them to a 1-1 draw at the Accra Sports Stadium on Sunday. The Phobians won back-to-back for the first time this campaign after beating Ashanti Gold SC 1-0 at the Len Clay Stadium in Obuasi last Saturday, …

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Newcastle must keep fighting for PL promotion – Atsu

Christian Atsu says Newcastle United must put their Easter Monday defeat at Ipswich Town behind them quickly as they bid for promotion from the Sky Bet Championship. Former Town forward Daryl Murphy equalised on the hour for the Magpies after Freddie Sears’ first half opener at Portman Road, but further strikes from David McGoldrick and Emyr Huws won it for …

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