Author Archives: Nathan Quao

GAA pleased with Safo-Antwi performance at Indoor Champs

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The Ghana Athletics Association has commended Sean Safo-Antwi’s efforts in the just-ended IAAF Indoor Athletics Championships in Birmingham, England. Safo-Antwi made the final of the men’s 60m event but finished 7th in a race won by American, Christian Coleman. The competition was the second major one for Safo-Antwi since he decided to switch his nationality from Great Britain. The Rio ...

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Waris in FC Porto squad to face Liverpool in UCL on Tuesday


Ghana’s Abdul Majeed Waris and his team mates from FC Porto have traveled to England to face Liverpool in the return leg of their UEFA Champions League Round of 16 tie on Tuesday March 6. Porto need to produce a miracle to progress to the quarter final of the competition after losing 5-0 at home in the first leg. The ...

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GFA urges Aduana Stars to repeat first round success on Wednesday


The Ghana Football Association has urged Aduana Stars to replicate their success in the first round when they take on ES Setif in their second CAF Champions League game to be played at the Nana Agyemang Badu Park on Wednesday March 7. The Dormaa based club defeated Libyan side El Tahady 2-1 aggregate to make it to the next round ...

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‘I’ll make Hearts great again’ – Declares new MD


Newly-appointed Managing Director of Accra Hearts of Oak, Mark Noonan, has promised to use his expertise in football management and administration to lift the image of the club and to make it the most appealing brand in Ghana and beyond. Mr Noonan said his main goal would be to steer the self-acclaimed “continental club masters” back to their glory days ...

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Deontay Wilder ‘ready’ for Anthony Joshua after beating Luis Ortiz

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American Deontay Wilder says he is ready for a heavyweight unification bout with Britain’s Anthony Joshua after beating Luis Ortiz to retain his WBC title. Wilder, 32, floored the previously unbeaten Cuban twice before knocking him out in the 10th round in New York. IBF and WBA champion Briton Joshua, 28, will fight New Zealand’s WBO champion Joseph Parker in Cardiff on ...

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Andre Ayew promises better for Swansea after win against West Ham


Andre Ayew hopes to put in more star performances after marking the first start of his second spell as a Swan with three assists against his former club west ham. The Ghanaian rejoined Swansea City in January after clinching his move from the Hammers on transfer deadline day. And he made a massive impact on his second full debut by ...

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Liverpool 2-0 Newcastle United: Reds up to second with comfortable win over Magpies


Mohamed Salah scored for the seventh successive match to continue a remarkable scoring spree which is the best in Europe as Liverpool comfortably beat Newcastle 2-0. The Egypt international’s 32nd goal of the campaign – the same number the Magpies have managed in all competitions this season – was the 26th competitive club match he has scored in, eclipsing the likes of ...

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Premier League round-up: Swansea batter sorry West Ham and Tottenham move within a point of Manchester United


Swansea soared out of the Premier League relegation zone with a 4-1 home win over West Ham, who lost defender Winston Reid to what appeared to be a serious injury. Carlos Carvalhal’s rejuvenated side took the lead after eight minutes through Ki Sung-yueng. Reid was then hurt following an awkward fall when clearing a Swansea corner. Following a lengthy delay ...

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PHOTOS: How the proposed Multipurpose Youth Resource Centers will look like


Sports Minister Isaac Asiamah on Thursday revealed that government is set to begin the construction of ten multipurpose youth centers across the country. The centers will be spread across the country with one in each region. Each center will cost an estimated amount of $1.8 million, with construction expected to begin this year and completed by December 2019. The project ...

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