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IAAF World Indoor Championships: Flings Owusu Agyapong 7th in women 60m heat


Ghana’s Flings Owusu-Agyapong finished 7th in the penultimate heat of the women’s 60m event in the ongoing World Indoor Athletics Championships. She ran a time of 7:49 seconds; 0.31 seconds behind Tatjana Pinto of Germany, Remona Burchell of Jamaica and Ewa Swodoba of Poland who finished first, second and third respectively. Ghana’s other representative, Sean Safo-Antwi, will run in the ...

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Rio Olympic Games: Flings Owusu-Agyapong named Ghana’s flag bearer


Sprinter Flings Owusu-Agyapong, will carry the Ghana flag during the opening ceremony of the 2016 Olympic Games which starts on Friday, August 5 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The 27-year-old sprinter qualified for the games in April. She will lead the team together with javelin thrower John Ampomah who has been named team’s captain. Owusu-Agyapong, like the other 15 members ...

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Flings Owusu-Agyapong wins 60m race in 2015 world leading time

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African 4x100m bronze medalist Flings Owusu-Agyapong ran the fastest 60m time in the world at the Gotham Cup in New York last Friday, 16th January. Her performance also equaled Vida Anim’s national record for the distance. Flings, 26, opened her season in grand style crossing the finish line in a sizzling personal best of 7.18 ahead of Ashley Kelly 7.55(SB) ...

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Have patience for our athletes- Prof. Dodoo


President of the Ghana Athletics Association, Prof. Francis Dodoo, has said the nation should be supportive of the emerging crop of athletes and allow them to grow in the sport so they can be huge successes in the future. Ghana presented young athletes like Martha Bissah, Flings Owusu-Agyapong, Gemma Acheampong and Nadia Eke at the Commonwealth Games and the African ...

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