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Can Tokyo 2020 live up to 1964’s Olympic legacy?

  The Arisa humanoid robot Arisa, which can show tourists to amenities, offer directions and recommend attractions, in Japanese, English, Chinese and Korean. There is a simple riposte to anyone who doubts an Olympics can truly transform a city: Tokyo. When Japan’s capital first won the right to host the Games, in 1959, it suffered

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Joey Dawejko: the Andy Ruiz deja vu

INSTAGRAM @JOEY_THETANK_DAWEJKO Joey Dawejko sparred with Anthony Joshua during training camp Joey Dawejko – the heavyweight rumoured to have KOd Anthony Joshua in sparring – has next fight announced against Murat Gassiev. Joey Dawejko will be back in action against the formidable Murat Gassiev on July 27 in Arlington, Texas. The 29-year-old has been a

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Andy Ruiz honoured by Mexico president

    Mexico’s president met Andy Ruiz to congratulate him on winning world titles Ruiz became first Mexican heavyweight champion by upsetting Anthony Joshua He was accompanied by his father and trainer for special Palacio Nacional visit   Andy Ruiz Jnr has been honoured by the Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador following his stunning

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We’re seeking to destroy Wilder – Andres Ruiz

    Upon his arrival to Mexico, Andres Ruiz, father of WBO, WBA, IBF, IBO heavyweight world champion Andy Ruiz, discussed the recent shocker that his son pulled off on June 1 – when he stopped Anthony Joshua in a massive upset at Madison Square Garden in New York City. The elder Ruiz explained that their goal is to

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Liverpool didn’t wanna release Keita – Put

Guinea manager Paul Put claims he put pressure on Liverpool to release midfielder Naby Keita   Keita has been out of action since May 1 after he suffered an adductor injury at the Nou Camp KEITA STATS 18/19 Appearances: 33 Goals: 3 Assists: 1 Minutes played: 1,817 Games missed through injury: 11 Manager Jurgen Klopp had admitted Keita was a

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TODAY IN HISTORY

  On this day, 11 June 2017 (Exactly 2 years ago) Asamoah Gyan scored his 50th international goal as Ghana thumped Ethiopia 5-0 in the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualification Group F match at the Baba Yara Stadium in Kumasi. The Black Stars started off like a house on fire as they hit

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Why Ruiz ruined Joshua – Max Kellerman

ESPN analyst Max Kellerman broke down some of his thoughts regarding Andy Ruiz’s big shocker from June 1, when the once-beaten heavyweight stopped Anthony Joshua in the seventh round to capture the WBA, IBO, WBO, IBF heavyweight titles. Before a stunned crowd at the Madison Square Garden in New York City, Ruiz got off the

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Arum outlines plan for probable Loma-Lopez

  Top Rank’s CEO Bob Arum is very interested in matching top 2 pound-for-pound fighter Vasiliy Lomachenko (13-1) against rising prospect turned contender Teofimo Lopez (13-0). In his last outing which took place in April, Lomachenko blasted out an overmatched Anthony Crolla to retain his WBA and WBO lightweight titles. Lopez fought a week later

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TODAY IN HISTORY

  On this day 10 June 1934 (Exactly 85 years ago) Hosts Italy became the first European winners of the FIFA World Cup after beating Czechoslovakia 2 – 1 after extra – time in the final match of the second edition of the tournament. BACKGROUND It was a tournament on a bigger scale than four

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Herol Graham battling depression

  Herol Graham has spent time in a mental health institution on suicide watch  The Bomber, as he was known, is now facing the biggest fight of his life The fame and adulation for Herol ended overnight, along with his boxing career Graham admits he never really recovered from defeat by Julian Jackson in 1990

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Battered Zab Judah Hospitalized

Once upon a time, most figured the only reason a 41-year old version of Zab Judah would be in upstate New York during this time of year would be to accept enshrinement into the International Boxing Hall of Fame. Instead, it’s where his career has come to a frightening end after a pointless club fight

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Ruthless Golovkin: message to Canelo?

Gennadiy Golovkin added another highlight knockout to his reel, last night on DAZN, stopping the Canadian fighter Steve Rolls in the fourth round of main event. Golovkin (39-1-1, 35 KO) started the fight just taking Rolls measure, while Rolls (19-1, 10 KOs) put up a good effort and showed that he wasn’t intimated by the

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TODAY IN HISTORY

  On this day, 9 June 2004 (Exactly 15 years ago), AshantiGold thrashed defending league champions Kumasi Asante Kotoko 4-1 in their crunch Zone A League match played at the Len Clay Stadium which sent the entire Obuasi township into unrestrained joy. Two glorious goals from Cameroonian import Valentine Atem and one each by diminutive

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So-called Ghana football reformists: oh, what a shame!

ekowasmahsports.com hereby reproduces its article it published, last year, seeking to unveil the grand deception of the masses who believed the make-believe propagated by the State, whose appointed misfits have drawn back the clock of progress for Ghana football, so far:   **********   Ghana football, hit by bribe-taking exco members and referees, compromised judicial

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