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Kenyan runner Chespol loses shoe in steeplechase, wins race

Kenyan teenager Celliphine Chespol, after temporarily losing a shoe on the penultimate lap, recovered to run the second fastest women's 3,000 metres steeplechase ever at the Prefontaine Classic Diamond League meeting on Friday -...

Legendary world boxing champion Floyd Mayweather to visit Ghana

Former welterweight world champion, Floyd Mayweather Jr. has confirmed that he will be in Ghana in June reports Citi FM. Mayweather, one of most popular athletes in the world, announced earlier in the year that...

Everton to play the winners of the inaugural SportPesa Super cup

Everton to be the first Premier League team to play in Tanzania, as the English football club is schedule to play against the winners of the inaugural SportPesa Super Cup on the 13th of...

Ghana: No malaria crisis in U-17 camp

By Saddique Shaban, Port Gentil, Gabon The Ghanaian Under 17 team management has refuted claims that the team has been hit by a malaria attack in their Port Gentil camp at the ongoing African Cup...

Nigerian state to name monument after heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua

If there is one place where Anthony Joshua's victory over Vladimir Klitschko  means so much and is still being celebrated almost a month after the fight, it is this small town called Sagamu in...

CAF President Ahmad meets Gabonese President Ali Bongo

Confederations of African Football President Ahmad Ahmad on Sunday met Gabonese President Ali Bongo Ondimba, before the opening ceremony of the Total U-17 African Cup of Nations Gabon 2017 at the Port Gentil. The two...

Racism in Football: Retired South African striker shares experience from playing days

Sulley Muntari feels that FIFA and UEFA aren't taking racism in football seriously and that every measure needs to be implemented to kick the scourge out of the game. Muntari is not the only African...

Racism in Football: Muntari, players need to speak out against the vice

Now Muntari is calling on sportsmen and women who suffer discrimination to speak out. The 32 year-old believes this is one of the ways to stamp out the vice. His comments come even as the world...

Zambian football chief appointed into FIFA ethics committee

Zambian football chief has been appointed into world football governing body FIFA’s ethics committee, the soccer body said on Friday. Andrew Kamanga, the president of the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has been appointed to...

Chelsea FC wins 2016/17 Premier League

Chelsea FC on Friday night won the 2016/17 English Premier League after narrowly beating West Bromwich Albion by a solitary goal courtesy of Michy Batshuayi, earning manager Antonio Conte his first title with the...