The Rising Stars [Ghana Baseball team] will face the Prospects of Canada in a friendly international games billed to take place in Edmonton [Canada] on July 12, 2017 can confirm.

The Canada friendly forms part of the teams’ preparation towards the qualification of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Japan.

According to the President of the Ghana Baseball and Softball Association [Albert Frimpong] the Rising Stars are battle ready for the Canada encounter:

“ It is something we were organizing on the quiet, we actually did not want to mention it until we were very set, but now we are 70 percent [%] ready and are putting the final touches together,” he told Accra based Class FM.

“Ghana will travel to Canada to lift high the flag of Ghana and show Canada the kind of Baseball played here in Ghana,” Mr. Frimpong added.

By Frederick Marfo