The two best rugby players of Ghana in 2019 who were honoured by the Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) have expressed gratitude to President of the Ghana Rugby Union for his support, motivation and encouragement.
Captain of the National Rugby Team Alex Dorpenyo, Winner of the Sports Writers' Association of Ghana (SWAG) Male Rugby Player of the Year (2019) appealed to the government to help all sports disciplines.
He disclosed that he never expected to win the prestigious award and thank his teammates who helped him to be recognized and rewarded.
Anita Halm, winner of the Sports Writers' Association of Ghana (SWAG) Female Rugby players of the Year (2019) dedicated her award to the players of the national team, the Eagles and prayed that they will excel and achieve more for Ghana.
President of the Ghana Rugby Union, Mr Herbert Mensah who was at the presentation posed with his protégés and advised other players to keep on working hard as their time will come.