Tag Archives: All Africa Games

AMOO: It’s now or never for Black Queens

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Metro Television Sports Reporter Akosua Amoo believes the Black Queens’ meeting with the President on Sunday is the make or break moment for the team and women’s football in Ghana.   The time is now or never!!!! On Sunday His Excellency John Dramani Mahama will have the sole honour of changing women’s football for the better or further lunge into ...

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Black Queens win gold at 2015 All African Games

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A Portia Boakye volley gave Ghana’s Black Queens a 1-0 victory to claim the gold medal in the women’s football tournament at the All Africa Games. Boakye scored in the 88th minute following a scramble from a missed penalty by Agnes Aduaku. The Queens were kept on the back foot by the Cameroonians for a large part of the match ...

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AAG 2015: Ampomah grabs silver in javelin, Amponsah 4th in 200m

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Ghana’s John Ampomah won silver in the men’s javelin final on Thursday in the ongoing All Africa Games in Congo. Ampomah threw a distance of 82.94 m  to pick up second place behind Egypt’s Ihab El-Sayeb who recorded a distance of 85.37 m. El-Sayeb finished second in the just-ended World Athletics Championships in Beijing, China. Philmar van Rensburg of South ...

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AAG 2015: Darko, Narh grab gold for Ghana in tennis

Gold winner: George Darko (Image credit: Allsports.com.gh)

Ghana won its first gold medal today in the ongoing All Africa Games after Narh Wisdom and national top seed George Darko beat their Congolese opponents in the finals of the men’s doubles event in the tennis tournament. Ghana won the match 6-4, 6-4. The medal brings Ghana’s tally to 17 in the tournament.     By: Citi Sports Desk

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AAG: Nyamadi wins silver, Owusu Agyapong and Gyaman fall short in 100m final

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Ghana’s Atsu Nyamadi won silver in the men’s decathlon behind Mauritius’ Thierry Guillaume. Nyamadi sealed his final place after finishing second in the 1500m. Ghana picked up another silver medal as Botyso Nkegbe came second in the men’s 100m T54 event. However, there was no medal success in the women’s 100m event as Flings Owusu Agyapong and Beatrice Gyaman finished 6th ...

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AAG: Ghana wins draw, faces Cote d’Ivoire in semis

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Ghana’s Black Queens were picked from the drawing of lots held at the ongoing All Africa Games and they will face Cote d’Ivoire in the semi-finals of the women’s football tournament on Wednesday. The decision was taken at the ad hoc meeting of the Organising Committee of the competition on Monday morning. The Black Queens were with South Africa in ...

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Abdul Salam Yakubu: Metoers failed to prepare for AAG

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Management member of the Black Metoers team, Abdul Salam Yakubu, says the team is struggling at the All Africa Games in Congo because it failed to prepare well for the competition. Ghana, who are defending champions if the men’s football tournament, have failed to win a match in the tournament following a goalless draw with Senegal  in the opening group ...

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Ghana’s opponents Egypt pull out of All Africa Games

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Egypt has announced its withdrawal from the upcoming All Africa Games in Congo. The North Africans will not thus take part in both the men’s and women’s events at the competition. The announcement was made by the Confederation of African Football and it was made to to inform Egypt’s opponents in the men’s and women’s football events. Ghana were due ...

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