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Bukom Banku set for groundbreaking return in June

Ghana’s Braimah ‘Bukom Banku’ Kamoko (29-0, 22 KO’s) is set to make a ground breaking return into the ring in June this year, according boxing promoter Michael Nii Yaaboi Annan. The undefeated cruizerweight has been out of the four square for over a year following his round 8 KO win over his old foe Ayitey Powers at the Baba Yara …

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Paga Japan Stars debunks DOL exit rumours

The Secretary for Paga Japan Stars, Razak has refuted media reports claiming that the side had withdrawn from the ongoing 2016/17 Division One League. According to the secretary, the team failed to honour some matches due to some circumstances beyond the reach of the club. The lower-tier side did not play matches against Tano Bofoakwa, Unity FC and Berekum Arsenals. …

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Ghanaian footballer arrested over stolen car

Ghanaian footballer Bernard Morrison, who plays for Orlando Pirates, has been arrested in South Africa for being in possession of a stolen car and he is facing charges of robbery. The attacking winger, who plays for PSL giants Orlando Pirates, was reportedly arrested on Tuesday morning by the ruthless police in the country. According to the Daily Sun the midfielder …

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Hazard and Kante headline PFA Premier League Team of the Year

Chelsea and Tottenham dominate the XI, with only three players outside the pair making the cut, while Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Alexis Sanchez miss out Eden Hazard, N’Golo Kante and Harry Kane are among the Chelsea and Tottenham players in a PFA Premier League Team of the Year dominated by the top two. Danny Rose, Gary Cahill, David Luiz, Kyle Walker …

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Serena Williams: World number two’s pregnancy is confirmed

World number two Serena Williams is pregnant and due in the autumn, her representative has confirmed. The 35-year-old had earlier posted a picture of herself on Snapchat posing in a mirror with the message: “20 weeks”, before deleting the post. The American, who won an Open-era record 23rd Grand Slam in Australia around 12 weeks ago, will miss the rest …

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UEFA CL: Juventus end Barcelona’s stunning Camp Nou streak

Barcelona missed the chance to equal a Champions League record when they crashed out of the competition at the hands of Juventus. Luis Enrique’s side lost 3-0 to Juve on aggregate in the quarter-finals after Wednesday’s second leg at Camp Nou ended in a 0-0 draw. Victory on the night would have been a 16th straight Champions League win at …

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Ex- Kotoko and Hearts goalie Abdoulaye Soulama debunks visibility illness report

Former Burkina Faso Stallions goalkeeper Abdoulaye Soulama has debunked reports of him being critically ill and on admission at the Banfora Regional Hospital Centre (CHR). Earlier reports suggested the former Asante Kotoko and Hearts of Oak goalkeeper has already lost his sight and he is visibily ill. “I’m shocked at these reports. How can i drive if i’ve lost my …

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Kotoko former chief slams Zdravko Lugarusic sacking

The Croatian was dismissed by the Porcupines less than four months after joining the team, with the former star unhappy with the “terrible” decision Former Asante Kotoko management member Wilberforce Mfum has has hit out at the club’s top hierarchy for sacking manager Croatian coach Zdravko Lugarusic after guiding the club to second position. The Kumasi giants went four games …

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Ashanti Gold to return to winning ways – Tijani

Ashanti Gold captain Joshua Tijani says they will recover from their poor start to the Ghana Premier League campaign very soon. The Miners have gone eight games without a win, sitting rock-bottom on the log with only eight points after 12 games. “Our season can be compared to real life situation. You won’t get things being equal all times,” Tijani …

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Ghana eyeing ‘revival’ under new coach Kwesi Appiah

Ghana’s national team will be seeking a revival when Kwesi Appiah takes charge of the Black Stars for the second time from next month. The Ghana Football Association (GFA) re-appointed the former international defender as the coach of the Black Stars earlier this month. The Black Stars have had mixed fortunes since the Appiah left the post just over two …

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