THE national female hockey team, Black Sticks Ladies, have moved up to 28th position in the latest rankings released by the International Hockey Federation (FIH).
The team, however, maintained their second position on the continent after South Africa, who are also ranked 13th in the world.
Netherlands still occupied the first place
The president of the Ghana Hockey Association Richard Akpokavi says government will need over $600,000 to change the turf at the Theodosia Okoh Hockey Stadium. Despite the fast deteriorating state of the pitch, the Black Sticks’ male and female sides have all qualified for the round two of FIH World
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’s Black Sticks will encounter their Nigeria counterparts in the first game of this year’s Hockey World League Round 1 at the Theodosia Okoh Hockey Stadium on Friday. Host Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Namibia will all be battling each to get qualification to the second round in a knockout format. In
From September 9 Ghana will host male and female hockey teams from Kenya, Nigeria, and Namibia at the Theodosia Okoh Stadium in Accra to determine which teams will make it to the next stage of qualifiers for the hockey world cup in 2018.
Sports Minister Nii Lantey Vanderpuye, speaking at the