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Rasheed Saminu: From selling Koko & Kose to Birmingham 2022 CWG

When sprinter Abdul Rasheed Saminu competed in the 200m heats and 4x100m relay semis at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games, it was a culmination of years of hard work in some of the most unimaginable places for a...

Circuit 200m record holder Hor Halutie happy with faster block starts

Ghana Athletics Association national circuit 200m record holder Hor Halutie says she is happy with her block starts after almost a month in camp at the Cape Coast stadium. Hor, who holds the GAA’s Circuit 200m record with 23.85s(PB), has...

How sports can be used as an effective tool to advance human rights and...

We reproduce for your reading pleasure the full message by Dr. Ernest Acheampong, a lecturer at the University of Education Winneba, at the historic first-ever International Day of Sports for Development and Peach (IDSDP) 2022 at the Accra Sports stadium...

17 World and Olympic Champions to kick off IAAF Diamond League season in Doha

Credit: IAAF Seventeen reigning world and Olympic champions will gather in Doha on Friday (4) to help kick off the 2018 IAAF Diamond League, which gets underway for the ninth straight year in the Qatari capital, and with it the...

Mo Farah to line up in men’s 10,000m on opening day of London 2017

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017 Double Olympic champion Mo Farah will be in action on the opening day of the IAAF World Championships London 2017. The British athlete will compete in the men's 10,000m final, the last event on the...

How the BBC botched up investigation into Martha Bissah’s claims against the GAA

For starters, let me introduce myself. I am Erasmus Kwaw and currently an executive committee member of the Ghana Athletics Association (GAA). I also host a couple of programs on GTV Sports + in Ghana. A former Project Officer...

Can Bolt produce the midas touch again?

Sponsored by Ethiopian Airlines, London 2017 We have been here before so many times, it has become almost deja vu central: Usain Bolt heading a global championship with a question mark over his ability to produce his customary Midas touch. Beijing...

Doha 2019: Kill me with all you’ve got!-Azamati

The turning point in his young athletics career, he says, came at the West African University Games (WAUG) held at Nigeria’s port city of Port Harcourt in November 2018. Being his first international competition, the 20 year old sprinter was...

Greatest Ghanaian Athletes of All Time: Ghana’s medalists from 1958 to 2020

Editor’s note: This is a continuation of our project to find the ‘Greatest Ghanaian Athletes of All Time. This week, we compile the list of Ghana’s medalists at the IAAF organised events, Commonwealth Games, African Championships and the All...

Doha experiences greatest shot put competition in WC history

The big men of athletics are impressive just walking into a room, let alone stepping into the ring. In their case, that’s a throwing circle and three of them - Joe Kovacs, Ryan Crouser and Tom Walsh - combined to...

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