THE COURT OF ARBITRATION FOR SPORT (CAS) DISMISSESTHE APPEAL FILED BY CARDIFF CITY FC AND CONFIRMS THAT THE TRANSFER OF EMILIANO SALA HAD BEEN FULLY COMPLETED PRIOR TO HIS DEATH
Lausanne, 26 August 2022 – The Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) has dismissed the appeal filed by Cardiff City Football Club (Cardiff City FC) against Football Club de Nantes (FC Nantes) in relation to the decision issued by the Bureau of the FIFA Players’ Status Committee on 25 September 2019 (the Challenged Decision). The Challenged Decision, in which Cardiff City FC was ordered to pay EUR 6 million to FC Nantes in connection with the transfer of the player Emiliano Sala between the clubs, is confirmed.
1.Terefe Debela (Ethiopia) Male
1.Gebeyanesh Ayele (Ethiopia) Female
2. George Njorage (Kenya) Male
3. Abeka Williams (Ghana) Male
Partnership Combines Mutual Focus on Bringing Data Together for Performance and Social Impact
Philadelphia – August 30, 2022 – Qlik® today announced it has become the official Analytics Partner of Team Qhubeka for the 2022 / 2023 race season. With Qlik, Team Qhubeka will expand its long-term strategy of using data and analytics to optimize the logistics, planning and performance of every aspect of its mission-driven cycling team.
Philadelphia Union Midfielder Dániel GazdagMLS Player of the Week presented by Continental Tire for Week 27
NEW YORK (Monday, August 29, 2022) – Philadelphia Union midfielder Dániel Gazdag was voted the Major League Soccer Player of the Week presented by Continental Tire for the 27th week of the 2022 MLS season.
Gazdag scored his first career hat trick against the Colorado Rapids in Philadelphia’s second-consecutive 6-0 victory on Saturday, August 27 (Watch Highlights from His Performance Here ). Gazdag’s three goals marked the second consecutive match in which a Philadelphia player has scored a hat trick, joining Julián Carranza in Week 26. The last time a team had two different players score a hat trick in consecutive matches was LAFC’s Carlos Vela and Diego Rossi from March 30 – April 6, 2019. Gazdag became the sixth different player in club history to score a hat trick and he now has 16 goals on the season, which is tied with CJ Sapong (2017) for the most by a Union player in a single season. His 16 goals are tied for the second most in MLS and his 24 goal contributions are the third most behind Nashville SC’s Hany Mukhtar (27) and Austin FC’s Sebastián Driussi (26).
The attention of the Ghana Swimming Association (GSA) has been drawn to a Facebook post by Ms Sara Asafu-Ajdaye, which seems to denigrate the Ministry of Youth and Sports in the wake of Ghana’s sterling performance at the just-ended 15th CANA Swimming Championship in Tunisia.
The Facebook post read: “A shame our Ministry of Youth & Sports didn’t see fit to sponsor Team Ghana, but big shout out to the passionate parents who raced around at the 11th hour soliciting donations from private companies to cover airfares etc, Ayekoo.”
ABUJA, Nigeria, August 30, 2022/ -- The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Sunday Dare has described domestic football clubs as the fulcrum of Nigeria’s domestic leagues, stating they represent the livewire of Nigeria’s Football development.
Speaking while receiving the Club Owners Association led by its chairman, Barr. Isaac Danladi, at his Moshood Abiola Stadium office, Abuja, the Minister emphasised that in the instance where the domestic leagues lack a definitive governance structure of licensing and enforcement, poor financial controls, inconsistent standards, the end result is a weak national team
Hayley Matthews on Captaincy, Dottin's surprise retirement announcement, Leadership and Tattoos in new episode of the ICC 100% Cricket Podcast
Hayley Matthews is the featured guest of this month’s ICC 100% Cricket Podcast, which went live on the ICC’s platforms today.
The newly appointed West Indies captain discussed a variety of topics in her conversation with broadcaster, Isa Guha and New Zealand off-spinner, Frankie Mackay, including the surprising timing of teammate, Deandra Dottin’s retirement during the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham last month.
An international declaration on advancing truth, respect and reconciliation seeks to harness the power of sport to address issues impacting Indigenous Peoples, a key focus of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) at the Victoria Forum at the University of Victoria.
The Commonwealth lək̓ʷəŋən Sport Declaration on Truth, Reconciliation and Partnership with Indigenous Peoples is a key topic of the Aug. 28-30 forum, Bridging Divides: Turf, Truth and Trust taking place in British Columbia, Canada. The declaration aims to respect, protect and promote the rights and opportunities of Indigenous Peoples through sport, and in particular the legacy planning and delivery of Commonwealth Games and Commonwealth Sport events.
The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 is now less than 50 days away, with 16 teams getting set global showpiece event from 16 October to 13 November. From one side of the country to the other, the T20 World Cup took to the skies in Perth and Sydney today as fans countdown to ‘The Big Time’.
Ghana’s Ring Warrior, 21 years old Samuel Takyi used 2:54 of round one to destroy 36 years old Samuel Moses in Lagos, Nigeria.
Samuel Takyi, the only African boxing medalist at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games lives up to the prediction of his revered Ike 'Bazooka' Quartey trainer by defeating Samuel Moses on Sunday night at the Teslim Balogun Sports Stadium in Lagos.
GOC Youth Coordinator Commends Ghana Armwrestling Federation For Organizing Exciting Kids Competition
Mr. Emmanuel Olla Williams, Youth Coordinator of the Ghana Olympic Committee (GOC) has congratulated Mr. Charles Osei Asibey, Vice President of the World Armwrestling Federation who doubles as the President of Africa and Ghana Armwrestling for the successful staging of the HD+ Kids competition which took place over the weekend at the Teachers Hall in Accra.
He said finding some sports for the kids to do has been a problem as not everyone can play football or box or run.
"Our kids have different talents and skills, so we must try to identify where they are very good so that we can develop them to become top stars "he told Yours Truly after the event.
The documents have been signed and the countdown now begins for the 2023 Commonwealth Youth Games (CYG 2023) to be held in Trinidad and Tobago.
After a whirlwind week of site visits and frank discussions with the Local Organising Committee on the islands of Trinidad and Tobago, all parties agree that while there are a few upgrades to be done, the sites are well chosen.
The International Cricket Council today confirmed Disney Star will be the home of all ICC cricket in India for the next four years having won the TV and digital rights to both men’s and women’s global events through to the end of 2027.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) has congratulated Andy Pycroft and David Boon of the Emirates ICC Elite Panel of Match Referees for completing 200 and 150 One Day Internationals (ODIs) respectively this week.
Per a Safebettingsites.com data analysis, LFC had the most significant growth in brand value among the EPL's "big five" teams. The team's brand value grew 19% from $1.143 billion in 2021 to $1.365 billion in 2022. That growth put it ahead of second-placed Manchester City (8.45%) and third-placed Arsenal (7.45%).
“72 – A Gathering of Champions” documentary series on olympics.com revisits Munich 1972 through the powerful stories of its Olympians
On the 50th anniversary of the Olympic Games Munich 1972, “72 – A Gathering of Champions”, an emotive four-part series produced by the Olympic Channel and directed by Emmy-award winner Jonathan Hock, revisits the event with the Olympians who experienced first-hand both personal triumphs and unimaginable tragedy, as they return to Munich.
The 2022 edition of the Millennium Marathon comes off this Saturday, September 3, 2022 at the Independence Square.
Two races are involved, 21 kilometres for elite athletes above 18 years and 5 kilometres race for the family and friends.
At stake is 15, 000ghc for the male and female winners plus running shoes from Sketchers and products of sponsors.
Speaking to the media on Monday to announce the Race, Mrs. Catherine Morton, the Race Director said second place (male and female) will take home 8,000gh plus running shoes and products, while the third position (male and female) also takes 5,000ghc, running shoes and products.
AUGUST 28 2022: DEBRECEN (Hungary) - France (men) and USA (women) won the FIBA 3x3 U18 World Cup 2022, which took place in Debrecen, Hungary on August 23-28.
France's men won their first-ever FIBA 3x3 U18 World Cup gold medal after defeating Serbia in a 21-17 thrilling final. Mathys Kangudia led "Les Bleus" in the title game with 8 points while Rudy Ekwakwe Priso added 7. For Serbia, Milan Suput scored 8 in the losing effort.
BWB Africa 2022 will be held Aug. 28 –Aug. 31 at Hassan Mostafa Indoor Sports Complex in Cairo, Egypt
CAIRO, Egypt, August 28, 2022/ -- NBA Africa and MAVEN Developments, one of Egypt’s market leaders in real estate development, today announced a collaboration that will see MAVEN Developments become an Official Partner of Basketball Without Borders (BWB) Africa 2022 and the title sponsor of the BWB Africa 2022 camp awards. At the conclusion of the 18th edition of the BWB Africa camp, which is being held at Hassan Mostafa Indoor Sports Complex in Cairo, Egypt from Aug. 28-31, the NBA (www.NBA.com) will recognize top performing campers with the following awards: MAVEN – Girls Defensive Most Valuable Player (MVP), MAVEN – Boys Defensive MVP, MAVEN – Girls Three Point Champion and MAVEN – Boys Three Point Champion.
The ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022 is only 50 days away, with 16 international teams featuring the world’s best cricketers getting set for the global showpiece event in Australia that begins on 16 October. From one side of the country to the other, the T20 World Cup took to the skies in Perth and Sydney today as fans countdown to ‘The Big Time’.
Bright festival, dedicated to International Boxing Day, took place in Kinshasa. DR Congo hosted a great sports celebration with honored guests from all over the world and local boxing fans.
The guests were welcomed to Africa with traditional music and dancing. The boxers from DR Congo and other African countries, who met in the spectacular fights, became the headliners of the program.
Isaac Allotey aka the ‘African Lion’ has proved that Dancing is not only an art for pleasure or exercise, but it is a serious business.
Starting as a juvenile dancer with friends and joining groups to dance he never knew he could be famous, until he grew up and traveled outside Ghana.
His talent and fantastic special skills in moving his body and taking majestic steps earned him the Ghana National Dance Champion in 2002, and he also won the Malta Guinness National Champion in 2005.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) is pleased to announce the next five players who have been selected as 100% Cricket Superstars.This forms part of the ICC’s ongoing 100% Cricket movement, which celebrates the abundanttalent on offer in the women’s game. The players themselves represent the future of women’s cricket, which has seen an unprecedented increase in popularity and participation in recent years.
Mr. Solomon Akunnor, Chairman of the Greater Accra Table Tennis Association has hailed the successful 2022 Homowo Table Tennis Championship event and promised that the next edition would be bigger and better.
He expressed that the objective of the Homowo Table Tennis Championship is to unearth young talented players and groom them to become future champions of Ghana.