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Kotoko will eliminate Coton Sport – C. K. Akonnor

THE INSPIRATION: Head Coach, C.K Akonnor, to lead Kotoko to another victory Coach Charles Kwablan Akonnor could be an instant hero for Kumasi Asante Kotoko if he successfully leads his charges to record a double victory against Coton Sport at the Baba Yara Stadium on Sunday and qualify for the group phase of the CAF

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Demetrius Andrade calls out Golovkin!

Demetrius Andrade successfully defended his WBO middleweight belt against Artur Akavov   Demetrius Andrade had such an easy time in the first defence of his WBO middleweight title that his opponent might have done his best fighting while shoving away the referee who had finally put a stop to it. Andrade sounds ready for something tougher.

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GFA accepts Sefa Kayi, Ntow-Fianko rejections

Naa Adofoley Nortey, member, Normalisation Committee A member of the Ghana Football Association (GFA) Normalisation Committee, Naa Odofoley Nortey, says the committee has accepted in good faith the rejection of roles by some appointees who were named last Tuesday to work on the ad-hoc committees to assist the FA caretaker to restructure Ghana football. Less

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Canelo-Jacobs put belts on the line on May 4

Canelo Alvarez will return to the ring and the middleweight division to fight Danny Jacobs Canelo Alvarez will return to the ring and the middleweight division on May 4 to fight Danny Jacobs. Alvarez will defend his WBC and WBA titles against IBF champion Jacobs in a match-up between two of the sport’s top performers.

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NC fully behind Kwasi Appiah

UNDER PRESSURE: Kwasi Appiah, the Head Coach of Ghana’s Black Stars  Ghana’s Football Normalization Committee has stated it is fully behind Kwasi Appiah, head coach of the senior men’s national football team, the Black Stars, as he prepares to lead the nation to the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt. In a press statement

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beIN split match-screen to showcase Mourinho!

  The broadcaster cut away from full coverage of the game to continue the chat with Mourinho   Former Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho has claimed Pep Guardiola andJurgen Klopp were afforded more luxuries than him in the Premier League. The Portuguese highlighted the support Guardiola and Klopp have received in the transfer market since

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Normalisation Tournament to kickstart domestic football

  Ghana’s Normalisation Committee is leading the reemergence of competitive domestic football, missing from the calendar of most fans for the past seven months. Ghana football experienced a historic tsunami that drowned a number of the football hierarchy and exposed hundreds of compromised match officials. The Government of Ghana and the world governing body, Fifa,

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GFA OUTDOORS AD HOC COMMITTEES

The Normalization Committee of the Ghana Football Association has inaugurated six ad hoc committees to aid it execute its mandate. The committees are Domestic Leagues, Communications, National Teams, Technical and Development, Referees, Marketing and Sponsorship. Speaking during the inauguration, the President of the GFA Normalization Committee Dr Kofi Amoah, described members of the ad hoc

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KOTOKO STUN COTON SPORT IN CAMEROON

Ghana’s sole representatives on the continental stage, Asante Kotoko SC have recorded an impressive 3-2 away win over Cameroonian side Coton Sport. Emmanuel Gyamfi and Maxwell Boakye gave the Porcupine Warriors a 2-0 lead 30 minutes into the game before Kamilou Dauda pulled one back for Coton Sports before the half time break.  The Cameroonians

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IBF changes purse split rules

New Year’s resolutions are abound in boxing, it seems, as a second sanctioning body has made some changes to it’s rules for 2019. Per an ESPN report, the IBF has announced that starting this year they have tailored their purse bid rules so that whenever one of their fights goes to bid, the reigning titleholder

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A 2019 Boxing Wish-List

We’ve turned the calendar but most of us are still in contemplative mode. The change of the year is an opportunity to look ahead through a new lens — we look back and ponder what went right and what didn’t in the past year, and years, and lifetime to this point. And we realize that

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I want to be champion in 2019 – Devin Haney

Quick-fisted lightweight Devin Haney enjoyed a break through 2018. He transitioned from prospect to contender by year’s end. Haney, who is ranked No. 8 by The Ring Magazine at 135 pounds, headlined two “ShoBox” cards last year. He outboxed former contender Mason Menard before closing the show in the ninth round and followed up with

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Richard Commey glory-hunt: Part III

Ranked 3rd by both the IBF and the WBO, Isa Chaniev – 13-1-0 (6KOs) – presents a conceited boxer whose ego exceeds his abilities, having been through no battle, much less war. Chaniev is no elite fighter. At best, he is average, having only experienced skirmishes in the featherweight and superfeatherweight worlds in Russia, a good, mobile boxer,

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Muhammadu Buhari orders Amaju Pinnick’s prosecution

The President of the Nigeria Football Federation, Amaju Melvin Pinnick during a First Stage Group D football match between Nigeria and Argentina at Saint Petersburg Stadium (Krestovsky Stadium) at FIFA World Cup Russia 2018; Argentina won 2-1. The President of the Nigerian Football Federation, Amaju Pinnick, is in trouble as President Muhammadu Buhari has ordered

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