Briana Williams

Briana Williams, a finalist for IAAF Rising Star Award

Jamaica’s Briana Williams has been announced as one of the five finalists for the for the 2018 Female Rising Star Award to recognise this year's best U20 athlete. The winner will be declared at the IAAF Athletics Awards 2018 in...
Goalkeeper Christemilie Onomo of Cameroon cries after receiving a red card

FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup: USA humiliates Cameroon in opening Group C game

Sunshine Fontes scored twice to lead USA to a comfortable 3-0 victory over Cameroon at the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup Uruguay 2018 in Colonia Del Sacramento on Wednesday. Playing in the afternoon sunshine at the Estadio Alberto Suppici, those...
Super Falcons

Super Falcons lands in Ghana for AWCON title defense

Champions Nigeria flew into Ghana’s capital city, Accra on Wednesday on their way to Cape Coast for Group B attrition of the 11th Women Africa Cup of Nations. The Super Falcons flew aboard an Emirates Airline flight from Abidjan, where...
Members of Ghana Tennis Federation

ITF level 1 officiating course ends in Accra

International Tennis Federation , Tennis Foundation Ghana and Ghana Tennis Federation held a 3 day ITF level 1 Officiating course at the Accra Sports Stadium Tennis Courts. 18 candidates from Kumasi and Accra participated in the course. The course...
Emmanuel Gyamfi and co

Medeama SC holds Ghana’s sole rep in Africa, Asante Kotoko

Asante Kotoko have been held to a 1-1 draw in a friendly against Medeama SC at the Essipong Stadium on Wednesday. The Porcupines Warriors took the lead in the 29th minute after Emmanuel Gyamfi shot into the far post from...
Errol Spence [left] takes on Mikey Garcia in the battle of the undefeateds

Mikey Garcia takes a giant leap to face Errol Spence Jr. in the first...

If you’re still having trouble finding boxing on regular old cable TV, maybe you should check your remote-control batteries or your flipping finger. On Tuesday, Premier Boxing Champions rolled out its schedule for the next five months on Fox. That’s...
WBO super middleweight titleholder Gilberto Ramirez

Gilberto Ramirez vs. Jesse Hart 2 to Headline ESPN+ Card in Corpus Christi

It was one of the best fights of 2017. WBO super middleweight world champion Gilberto “Zurdo” Ramirez had Jesse “Hollywood” Hart down and nearly out in the second round, only for Hart to come back with a furious late-rounds...
Serena Williams

Serena Williams’ Woman of the Year GQ cover sparks controversy

GQ named Serena Williams its Woman of the Year on Monday, and not everyone is happy about her cover. The magazine announced that Michael B. Jordan, Henry Golding and Jonah Hill were some of its Men of the Year, and...
Britain [4x100m] relay team

British Athletics announces funding lists for 2018-19

National governing body names the 114 athletes to receive support through its World Class Programme. Dina Asher-Smith, Mo Farah, Kare Adenegan and Jonnie Peacock are among the 114 athletes to have been offered membership to British Athletics’ World Class Programme...
Caster Semenya at the 2018 Commonwealth Game in Gold Coast, Australia

South African ‘tanker’ Caster Semenya far from finished

The South African has had another unbeaten year over 800m and, despite the imminent new IAAF rules on testosterone levels, she intends to race for another 10 years. This has been a good year for Caster Semenya, demonstrating not only...