Sports: Hockey

Hockey: Decision On 2018 Nhl Olympics Participation By January, Bettman Says

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 National Hockey League commissioner Gary Bettman said Monday that a decision will come by January about whether the league will shut down to allow players to compete in the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympics. NHL players have been a staple in the Winter Olympics since 1998 at Nagano, with the leagu ...

Other Sports: Makarov, Quinn inducted to Hockey Hall of Fame

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 Sergei Makarov, arguably the greatest Russian forward of his generation who helped blaze a trail for his countrymen to follow to the NHL, was officially inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. The Russian speedster was inducted on Monday as part of an elite class of hockey sportsmen along with the ...

Hockey World League Round 1 Tournament: Ghana Sweeps Awards

Wednesday, September 14, 2016 The Minister of Youth and Sports, Edwin Nii Lantey Vanderpuye has commended the Black Stick rsquo;s qualification for the Hockey World League Round 2 and assured that his outfit is committed to develop the least financed disciplines to win laurels for Ghana. Teams from Kenya, Namibia, Nigeria and ...

Ghana Dominate Hockey World League R1 As Female Team Qualifies For R2 In Spain

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 The Black Sticks, both male and female national hockey teams of Ghana performed wonderfully at the Hockey World League Round One Tournament going on in Accra between four countries in Africa from Friday September 9 to 11 at the Theodocia Okoe National Hockey Pitch in Accra, near Tema Station. The ...

Ghana’s Black Sticks For Hockey World League Round 2

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 The Black Sticks, Ghana rsquo;s Hockey team both male and female have qualified to the next stage of the Hockey World League Round One Tournament in Accra between four countries in Africa namely; Kenya, Namibia, Nigeria and Ghana the host nation. Rachel Bamfo of the Ghana Fire Service sco ...

Ghana seal World Hockey League Round 2 berth

Monday, September 12, 2016 The Ghana male hockey team defeated Nigeria to win the Hockey World League Round 1 tournament held at the Theodosia Okoh Hockey Stadium in Accra. Ghana came from behind to beat their age-long rivals, Nigeria, 2-1. Shadrach Baah was the hero of the day when he connected a pass from Elekim Akaba ...

Ghana ready to shock opponents in World Hockey League

Friday, September 9, 2016 Ghana rsquo;s Black Sticks will open their Hockey World League Round 1 account against rivals Nigeria at Theodosia Okoh Hockey Stadium on Friday afternoon. Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria as well as Namibia will battle each other for qualification to the second round which is the knockout stage. In term ...

Vodafone to sponsor World Hockey League

Friday, September 9, 2016 Telecommunication giants, Vodafone Ghana is sponsoring the World Hockey League Round One, as part of efforts to remain relevant and committed to diverse sporting programmes in the country. Vodafone's partnership with hockey is unique; given the fact that the sport has suffered a dearth in visibil ...

Vodafone to sponsor World Hockey League

Thursday, September 8, 2016 By Emmanuel Asante Attakora, GNA Accra, Sept 08. GNA - As part of efforts to remain relevant and committed to diverse sporting disciplines in Ghana, Telecommunication giant, Vodafone Ghana, is set to sponsor the World Hockey League Round One to be hosted by Ghana. The world hockey league round o ...

Hockey World League R1: Black Sticks To Host And Win

Thursday, September 8, 2016 Salya Nsalbini, skipper of the Ghana National Hockey Team (Male) says his colleagues are ready to win the 2016 Hockey World League Round One which comes off from September 9 to 11 at the Theodosia Okoe Hockey Stadium in Accra. Speaking to yours truly, the enterprising player said the Black ...

World Hockey League R1 Fixtures

Friday, September 2, 2016 All is set for the World Hockey League Round One Series between four countries in Africa from Friday September 9 to 11 at the Theodocia Okoe National Hockey Pitch in Accra. The competition is categories for Men and Women from Kenya, Namibia, Nigeria and Ghana the host nation. On Friday ...

Ghana Hockey Association launches World League Round 1

Thursday, September 1, 2016 By Emmanuel Asante Attakora, GNA Accra, Sept. 1, GNA - The Ghana Hockey Association (GHA), has launched the Hockey World League Round 1, at the Theodosia Okoh Hockey pitch in Accra. The hockey world league round 1, which is to give participating countries the opportunity to qualify for the secon ...

Nii Lante Vanderpuye: We Have No Right To Deny Hockey The Support They Require

Thursday, September 1, 2016 Minister of Youth and Sports, Edwin Nii Lante Vanderpuye has said that his outfit has no right to deny Ghana the chance of hosting the 2016 Hockey World League Round 1 which comes off on September 9-11 at the Theodosia Okoh Stadium in Accra. ldquo;We have no right to deny hockey the suppo ...
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