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Match Point 18th April 2015

Full bulletin for Match Point 18th April 2015 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ebMD7vd0kXA

World record holder, Usain Bolt, wins 100m exhibition race in Rio

Jamaican world record holder Usain Bolt cruised to victory in the Mano a Mano 100 metre sprint invitational in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday. The six-time Olympic champion, suffered from a sluggish start in rainy...

Ethiopia’s Genzebe named sportswoman of the year

Ethiopian middle and long distance runner Genzebe Dibaba bagged the sportswoman of the year title at this year's Laureus awards in Shanghai, China. Dibaba who set three world records over the last 14 months in...

Kenyan runners furious at agent suspension

Top Kenyan runners led by former world record holder in marathon Wilson Kipsang have reacted angrily to the national body's move to suspend two foreign managers. The  runners are questioning Athletics Kenya's move to suspend...

Stephen Appiah retires from active football

Former Ghana's Black Stars captain Stephen Appiah has announced he will bid farewell to Ghanaian football fans with a testimonial match at Accra sports stadium, bringing to an end his 20-year football career. Former Black...

Matchpoint 11th April 2015

Full bulletin for Match Point 11th April 2015 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLlF5xbekxo

World No. 1 Mohamed El Shourbagy on the Test

Egypt is hosting an international squash competition in El Gouna resort city. The world's top 30 players are competing for points and 150 thousand US dollars’ worth of prizes. But more importantly, to see...

Gabon to host 2017 Africa Cup of Nations

Gabon has been awarded hosting rights for the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. The tournament was initially set to take place in Libya, but security concerns have forced CAF to award hosting rights elsewhere. Gabon,...

FIFA president Sepp Blatter calls on tougher punishments for racism

FIFA president Sepp Blatter has called for tougher punishment for teams and associations found guilty of racism and discrimination and said monetary sanctions had become increasingly ineffective. Blatter wants teams to be docked points, suspended or even...

South African Football Mourns Another Star

Johannesburg – South Africa’s Minister of Sport, Fikile Mbalula, expressed his sadness at the death of South African soccer player Richard Henyekane who died in a car accident in in the early hours of...