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Usain Bolt: Sprinter loses one Olympic gold over teammate’s failed dope test

Source:cnn.com (CNN)Usain Bolt’s golden Olympic record was diminished Wednesday after Jamaican compatriot Nesta Carter tested positive for a banned substance. Carter’s positive test means Bolt must return one of his nine Olympic gold medals. The 30-year-old Bolt cemented his status as an all-time great by completing an unprecedented ‘triple triple’ in Rio 2016, becoming the only man to win all ...

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Ghana skipper Asamoah Gyan insists he’s not after personal glory at AFCON

Source: GHANAsoccernet.com Black stars skipper Asamoah Gyan reiterates his love for the national team insisting he not chasing any personal glory but the national interest. Gyan who scored his 8th goal equaled Cameroon’s Samuel Eto’o’s AFCON goal record with a powerful header against the Eagles of Mali has watered down claims that he is looking forward to set a new ...

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AFCON 2017: Full match report, Ghana 1-0 Mali

Source: GHANAsoccernet.com Ghana progressed to the quarter-final of the 2017 Africa Cup Nations with one match to spare after a 1-0 win over Mali on Saturday in their second Group D match. Captain Asamoah Gyan’s 20th minute header- a record breaking eighth goal-divided the two sides at the Stade Port Gentil to amass six points. It was a cagey opening ...

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Senegal becomes the first team to reach 2017 AFCON quarter-finals

Liverpool forward Sadio Mane scored as Senegal beat Zimbabwe to become the first team to reach the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals. Mane tapped in the opener from close range in the ninth minute from Lazio forward Keita Balde Diao’s low cross. Henri Saivet, on loan at St Etienne from Newcastle, then struck home a brilliant 20 yard free-kick ...

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Ghana vs Uganda 1:0 2017 – All Goals & FULL Highlights

Source:bbc.com Africa Cup of Nations Scores & Schedule    Week 2   Saturday, January 14   Gabon 1 FT Guinea-Bissau 1 Burkina Faso 1 FT Cameroon 1     Sunday, January 15   Algeria 2 FT Zimbabwe 2 Tunisia 0 FT Senegal 2   Monday, January 16   Ivory Coast 0 FT Togo 0 DR Congo 1 FT Morocco 0 ...

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Ayew makes history as Ghana open campaign with Uganda win

Source: Pulse.com.gh Ghana welcomed Uganda back into the Africa Cup of Nations with a defeat in Port Gentil on Tuesday. A first half penalty from vice captain Andre Ayew gave the Black Stars a narrow victory in the opening game of Group D at this year’s AFCON in Gabon. Ghana was by far the better side in a first half ...

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AFCON 2017: Avram Grant names starting XI for Uganda clash

Source: Pulse.com.gh Avram Grant has announced his starting line-up as the Black Stars come up against Uganda on Tuesday in their AFCON group D opening game. With the exception of John Boye who missed Ghana’s 0-2 defeat against Egypt in Alexandria, Avram Grant has announced the same line-up for the Black Stars tie against Uganda. Thomas Partey is the only ...

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GBC set to broadcast AFCON 2017

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