Sports

Kenya enacts sports Anti-Doping law

NAIROBI, April 22, 2016 – Kenya joined the ranks of nations endorsing clean sporting devoid of performance enhancement drugs by enacting the anti-doping law. After months of waiting, discussions, back and forth promises, deadlines and threats, President Uhuru Kenyatta on April 22, 2016 signed the Anti-Doping Bill into law obviously rushing to beat the last extension of May 2nd deadline set …

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Samuel Neequaye loses to Anthony Peterson on return to boxing

Samuel “Untouchable” Neequaye of Accra, Ghana, suffered a 10-round unanimous decision loss to American Anthony Peterson in their lightweight boxing bout at the Washington DC Stadium Armory in the USA. The fight which took place April 1, 2016 saw Ghanaian Samuel Neequaye return to the ring after 2 years without action. Peterson fought Neequaye in very close quarters within which …

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Women’s World Cup pairings for 2016 FIFA U-20

The Official Draw for the FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup has taken place at the Home of FIFA in Zurich, Switzerland, with the pick of the sections pairing France with USA and Japan with Nigeria. Nigeria placed 2nd in 2010 and 2014. Hosts Papua New Guinea, meanwhile, face a series of intriguing challenges against Brazil, Sweden and Korea DPR in …

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Catherine Phiri of Zambia wins women boxing world championship

President Edgar Lungu of Zambia has congratulated Catherine Phiri for winning the new commonwealth and African Bantam weight champion title of the women World Boxing Council (WBC). This is according to a congratulatory message released on President Lungu’s official facebook page. The President has also praised the Oriental Quarries for consistently supporting the sport through Oriental Quarries Boxing Promotions. Zambia’s …

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Richard Commey of Ghana gets final eliminator for IBF world title

Richard Commey

2016 promises to be a big year for Ghanaian lightweight boxing star Richard Commey (23-0, 21 KOs) with the undefeated 28 year-old set to fight in a final eliminator for the IBF World title. Commey is coming off the back of a hugely successful 2015, which saw him defend his Commonwealth title against Thompson Mokwana in South Africa and claim …

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TP Mazembe of Congo DR eyes FIFA Club World Cup

TP Mazembe of Congo DR, who claimed Africa’s Champions League crown, heads into the 12th International Federation of Association Football (FIFA) Club World Cup finals competition on a high after enjoying a victorious year. This Africa club championship team wants to prove a point for the continent in Japan when the event kicks off December 10-20, 2015. In 2010 TP …

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Ghana Canada Match

Oral Ofori was present at the Ghana Canada International Friendly Match at the RFK Stadium this past Tuesday, which ended a one-all drawn game. Oral gathered these exclusive shots to share with us all. More images available via kind courtesy of Kwame Ofori Asante who is one a partner of #TheAfricanDream.  

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Ghana Canda Drawn game at RFK Stadium

Black Stars coach Avram Grant’s pre-match confession that it would not be an easy game was confirmed by his lethargic players as Ghana managed a face-saving one all game against ​their​ Canad​i​an counterparts​ during a drab international encounter at the RFK stadium in Washington DC on​ the night of​ Tuesday ​October 13, 2015. But somehow, the winner was​ Canada who …

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Ambassador Smith urges Ghana Black Stars to victory in Canada friendly

Ghana’s Ambassador to the USA; His Excellency Lieutenant General Joseph Henry Smith, has urged the Black Stars; the senior men’s national of Ghana to stay focused as they prepare to encounter The Canucks, their Canadian counterparts. Ambassador Smith said this in his welcome address during a pre-game press conference held at the auditorium of the Ghana Embassy in Washington DC …

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Ghana Canada Friendly Match Updates

The spirit is running high, and fans around the world are mounting up to roar! To keep you up to date with all the exclusives and latest news, photos, thrills and much more surrounding the October 13th match between the Black Stars of Ghana and The Canucks of Canada. TheAfricanDream will be there with you throughout the journey as a media partner …

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