Solomon Hammond beats Botsio to win men’s 100m final race

Solomon Hammond won the men's 100m final

University of Ghana’s Solomon Hammond picked the first spot in the final of the men’s 100m at the LOC Invitational Championship at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Friday. Hammond, 20, improved his winning time in the heat (10.51) as he prevailed in the race. Botsio attempted to stage an upset by outrunning Hammond in […]

Mary Boakye wins women’s 100m final in style

Mary Boakye won the women's 100m final

Ghana Armed Forces’ Mary Boakye won the women’s 100m final at the LOC Invitational Championship at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Friday. The 22-year-old clocked 11.79s seconds to impress technical officials and ex-national stars who watched the showdown from the stands. 200m winner Janet Mensah failed to do the double as she finished just […]

Janet Mensah rockets past Grace Obour to win women’s 200m final

Janet Mensah wins women's 200m race

Janet Mensah left to the final 10 meters to steal the show as she overtook Grace Obour to win the women’s 200m final race at the LOC Invitational Championship at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium on Friday morning. Mensah recorded a time of 24.229 seconds to win over Obour who was clearly outgased at the […]

Ashanti region’s Edwin Gadayi sets 200m national record in 2022

Edwin Gadayi sets national record

Edwin Gadayi has recorded the best national record (locally) in the men’s 200m in 2022. The Ashanti region-based athlete made a time of 20.848 seconds to set the best time by any local athlete this year. Gadayi stormed past James Dadzie who ambitiously led the race from the shot of the gun but finished behind […]

Barnabas Dompeh edges Dominic Essumang to win men’s 110m hurdle final

Barnabas Dompeh wins men's 110m hurdle

Barnabas Dompeh sparked up the atmosphere at the Cape Coast Sports Stadium by winning the men’s 110m hurdle final. The lightning-pace runner outstripped his competitor Essunmang by a time of 1.35 seconds. Unfortunately for Baba Mammoudu Seidu he couldn’t complete the race as he tripped off at the shot of the gun.

Barnabas Dompey displays great endurance to win men’s 400m hurdle

Barnabas Dompey of the Ghana Armed Forces

The Ghana Armed Forces’ Barnabas Dompey wowed spectators with his ghostly pace as he won the men’s 400m hurdle. He made a time of 53.209 seconds to finish ahead of 6 other competitors. Osborn Turkson from the Ashanti Region finished second with a time of 54.133 while Joshua Atitiba clocked 56.636 seconds. The Local Organising […]