Djokovic knocked out of Australian Open by world number 117 Istomin

Defending champion Novak Djokovic suffered a shock defeat by world number 117 Denis Istomin in the second round of the Australian Open. The six-time winner struggled for rhythm and lost 7-6 (10-8) 5-7 2-6 7-6...

AFCON 2017: Injured Baba Rahman ruled out

The Black Stars’ hopes of winning an Africa Cup of Nation’s trophy for the fifth time has been dealt a massive blow after defender Baba Rahman was ruled out of the tournament on Wednesday. His...

CARTOON OF THE DAY: Stars in ‘comfortable lead’

The Black Stars of Ghana kicked off their 2017 Africa Cup of Nations campaign in Gabon on a winning note. Andre Ayew gave Ghana the maximum three points from the spot to put the four-time...

Ghana Minigolf League Tees Off Sunday

Ghana’s first ever Minigolf League is set to tee off this Sunday at the Marvels Sports Club at Dzorwulu in Accra. The League, which is expected to span a period of four weeks will see...

Mohamed Aboutrika: Egypt adds ex-footballer to terror list

Egypt has added ex-football star Mohamed Aboutrika to a terror list for his alleged links with the banned Muslim Brotherhood, his lawyer says. Mr Aboutrika is accused of financially supporting the Brotherhood, which Egypt considers...

AFCON 2017: Egypt draw Mali

The Pharaohs failed to catch up with Ghana, as they drew with Mali 0-0 in their 2017 AFCON opener on Tuesday. Egypt dropped two points as they failed to win their first AFCON opener since...

AFCON 2017: Ayew penalty gives Ghana opening win

Andre Ayew struck from 12 yards to give Ghana a winning start to their AFCON campaign in Gabon. The West Ham forward made no mistake from the spot in the 32nd minute after Asamoah Gyan...

Mahama backs Black Stars to win AFCON

Former President John Mahama is rooting for the Black Stars to win this year’s Africa Cup of Nations tournament which is being played in Gabon. Tweeting under the hashtag #Bringbackthecup Tuesday, the former President noted...

AFCON 2017: Uganda line up against Ghana

Mamelodi Sundowns shot stopper, also the 2016 Glo CAF footballer of the year, Dennis Onyango makes the starting eleven after excelling at a late fitness test. The right and left flank roles are occupied by...

AFCON 2017: Amartey, Partey start against Uganda

Coach Avram Grant has named Daniel Amartey and Thomas Partey in his starting line up to face Uganda in their Group D opener on Tuesday at the Stade Port Gentil. The Atletico Madrid rising star...