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Herbert Mensah Congratulates Rugby Africa and Khaled Babbou

Mr Mensah specifically commended Khaled Babbou, President of Rugby Africa, for the inclusion of top African teams from the four Africa regions ACCRA, Ghana, October 15, 2019/ — The management of the Rugby Africa has earned praises from Herbert Mensah, President of Ghana Rugby (https://GhanaRugby.org), for staging the 2019 Rugby Africa Women’s Sevens tournament in Tunisia […]

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Tokyo 2020 Qualifiers: Kenya eliminates Ghana after 1-0 win in Nairobi

Ghana’s Black Queens lost 1-0 to Kenya in Nairobi on Tuesday to end their journey to the 2020 Women’s Olympic Football tournament. Kenya scored the winning goal in the 99th minute via a penalty after Janet Tweneboah handled the goal-bound header. Gentrix Shikangwa stepped up and scored the kick which ultimately proved vital for the […]

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Raptors rally past Rockets in Japan to open pre-season

Pascal Siakam records 24 points, 11 rebounds as Toronto claws back from big deficit Serge Ibaka of the Raptors dunks the ball during Toronto’s 134-129 win over the Houston Rockets during pre-season action on Tuesday. (Kazuhiro Nogi/Getty Images) When James Harden’s night was over, defence got easier for the Toronto Raptors. Pascal Siakam scored 24 points […]

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Manchester City insert sell-on clause in Ghanaian defender Jeremie Frimpong’s Celtic deal

English champions Manchester City have inserted a 30% sell-on clause in Jeremie Frimpong’s transfer to Scottish giants Celtic. Jeremie Frimpong joined the Scottish champions on a four year deal in a transfer worth a £1 million. Celtic have paid an initial £350,000 for the 18-year old with the club set to pay the remaining £650,000 […]

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Kings of the NBA: Toronto Raptors capture 1st crown in thrilling win over Warriors

Franchise wins NBA title 24 years after entering league Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard, centre, celebrates with the Larry O’Brien NBA Championship Trophy after defeating the Golden State Warriors in Game 6 of the NBA Finals on Thursday. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press) The Toronto Raptors are bringing the Larry O’Brien Trophy as NBA champions home to […]

Canada's Khem Birch, right, looks to take the ball past Senegal's Youssoupha Ndoye, left, during their group H match in the FIBA Basketball World Cup 2019 game in Dongguan in south China's Guangdong province, Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019. (AP Photo)
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Canada earns its first World Cup victory in 17 years by beating Senegal

DONGGUAN, China — Canada’s men’s basketball team finally has a World Cup victory — and some positive momentum in a FIBA World Cup tournament that had been a non-stop narrative of disappointment. Cory Joseph will take it. “It’s always good when there’s a little bit of light at the end of the tunnel, that’s always […]