Ghana Sports

Rugby – Ghana: Former Ghana Journalists Association President lauds Ghana Rugby President Herbert Mensah for contribution

He was speaking during the Ghana Journalists Association’s commemoration of its 70th anniversary ACCRA, Ghana, August 16, 2019/ — Former President of the Ghana Journalists Association (GJA), Kabral Blay-Amihere has praised Ghanaian businessman and philanthropist Herbert Mensah for his foresight and contribution to the growth and development of journalism in Ghana. Mr. Kabral Blay Amihere […]

Ghana Sports

German club Fortuna Düsseldorf have signed Ghanaian youngster Kelvin Ofori from the Right to Dream Academy on a deal until 2022.

Right to Dream Academy on a deal until 2022. The 18-year-old forward joins compatriots Bernard Tekpetey and Nana Ampomah at the club. The club’s Sporting Director, Lutz Pfannenstiel, is delighted that they have snapped up a promising talent. “Kelvin Ofori is a great talent in Ghana and we are very happy that he has chosen […]

Ghana News Sports

German club Fortuna Düsseldorf have signed Ghanaian youngster Kelvin Ofori from the

Right to Dream Academy on a deal until 2022. The 18-year-old forward joins compatriots Bernard Tekpetey and Nana Ampomah at the club. The club’s Sporting Director, Lutz Pfannenstiel, is delighted that they have snapped up a promising talent. “Kelvin Ofori is a great talent in Ghana and we are very happy that he has chosen […]

International Sports

Bianca Andreescu hailed as ‘old soul’ in abrupt victory over Serena Williams

19-year-old Canadian tennis star shows poise and grace during difficult moment Canadian tennis star Bianca Andreescu celebrates with the Rogers Cup trophy as Serena Williams looks on after retiring from the final with injury. (Evan Mitsui/CBC) Imagine that moment for Bianca Andreescu. There was the rising Canadian tennis star, 19-years-old, entering Centre Court at the Aviva […]

NBA Sports

U.S. Central Girls and U.S. West Boys Win 2019 Jr. NBA Global Championship

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver, Dwyane Wade, Mike Conley, Swin Cash and Grant Hill Present Awards at Global Tournament Featuring More Than 375 Youth Players and Coaches from 40 Countries ORLANDO, United States of America, August 12, 2019/ — U.S. Central (girls) and U.S. West (boys) won the 2019 Jr. NBA (https://Jr.NBA.com/) Global Championship today at […]

NBA Sports

Jr. NBA Global Championship 2019: Twenty Youth from Seven African Countries to Represent Africa in the Second Jr. NBA Global Championship from Aug. 6-11 in Orlando, Florida

PRESS RELEASE ORLANDO, USA, August 4, 2019/ — Twenty Youth from Seven African Countries to Represent Africa in the Second Jr. NBA Global Championship from Aug. 6-11 in Orlando, Florida. AFRICA TEAM GIRLS ROSTERS 1. Sandrine Whitney Kamgain (Cameroon)2. Penge Lesline Salim (DRC)3. Jana Ehab (Egypt)4. Shaza Ayman (Egypt)5. Kadidia Traore (Mali)6. Aisha Nhantumbo (Mozambique)7. […]

In this Feb. 21, 2014, file photo, Canada's Hayley Wickenheiser celebrates with the Canadian flag after beating the USA 3-2 in overtime at the Sochi Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. Wickenheiser is the Toronto Maple Leafs new assistant director of player development. (AP Photo/Paul Chiasson, The Canadian Press, File)
Canada Sports

Hayley Wickenheiser among six to enter Hockey Hall of Fame in 2019

Hayley Wickenheiser’s accolades have a hard time keeping up with her. The Hockey Hall of Fame wasted no time hustling Wickenheiser into its gallery of heroes in her first year of eligibility. But when board chairman Lanny McDonald phoned her Tuesday to relay the joyful news, Wickenheiser was sequestered doing mandatory medical school course work […]