Ghana at 2018 Commonwealth Games


Ghana is a sovereign unitary presidential constitutional democracy, located along the Gulf of Guinea and Atlantic Ocean, in the sub region of West Africa. Accra is the capital of this country.

Athletes from Ghana will compete in the 2018 Commonwealth Games which is scheduled to take place in the Gold Coast, Australia from 4 to 15 April 2018.

Ghana has been taking part in the Commonwealth Games since 1954 Commonwealth Games and so far have participated in 15 commonwealth games.

So far Ghana has managed to win 15 Gold, 18 Silver and 24 Bronze medals in Commonwealth games.

Ghana at 2018 Commonwealth Games

I am sure people of Ghana would be eager to know about Athletes / Participants taking part in 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Ghana Athletes Participating in 2018 Commonwealth Games :

49 athletes from Ghana will take part in 7 sports events at 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Badminton –

Singles –

  • Abraham Ayittey – Men’s singles
  • Emmanuel Donkor – Men’s singles
  • Daniel Sam – Men’s singles
  • Stella Amasah – Women’s singles
  • Grace Atipaka – Women’s singles
  • Eyram Migbodzi – Women’s singles

Doubles –

  • Emmanuel Donkor, Daniel Sam – Men’s doubles
  • Abraham Ayittey, Michael Baah – Men’s doubles
  • Stella Amasah, Eyram Migbodzi – Women’s doubles
  • Grace Atipaka, Gifty Mensah – Women’s doubles
  • Stella Amasah, Emmanuel Donkor – Mixed doubles
  • Eyram Migbodzi, Daniel Sam – Mixed doubles
  • Gifty Mensah, Abraham Ayittey – Mixed doubles
  • Grace Atipaka, Michael Baah – Mixed doubles

Mixed team –

  • 1 team

Boxing –

Men

  • Tetteh Sulemanu – 49 kg
  • Akimos Ampiah – 52 kg
  • Samuel Addo – 56 kg
  • Abdul Omar – 60 kg
  • Jessie Lartey – 64 kg
  • Abubakari Quartey – 69 kg
  • Musah Lawson – 75 kg

Cycling –

Road Cycling –

Men

  • Abdul Abdul Mimin – Road race
  • Anthony Boakye Dankwa – Road race
  • Abdul Umar – Road race
  • Abdul Abdul Mimin – Time trial
  • Anthony Boakye Dankwa – Time trial

Track Cycling –

Men

Sprint

  • Frederick Assor, Rudolf Mensah (pilot) – Men’s tandem sprint B

Time trial

  • Frederick Assor, Rudolf Mensah (pilot) – Men’s tandem time trial B

Field Hockey –

  • Ghana qualified a women’s hockey team of 18 athletes.

Shooting –

  • Emmanuel Koli Appiah – Men’s 50 metre rifle prone
  • Mercy Chodo – Women’s 50 metre rifle 3 positions, Women’s 50 metre rifle prone

Swimming –

Men

  • Jason Arthur – 100 m backstroke, 200 m backstroke, 200 m individual medley
  • Abeku Jackson – 50 m freestyle, 50 m butterfly, 100 m butterfly

Women

  • Rebecca Asare – 50 m backstroke
  • Maayaa Ayawere – 50 m freestyle, 100 m freestyle

Table Tennis –

Singles –

  • Derek Abrefa – Men’s singles
  • Felix Lartey – Men’s singles
  • Bernard Sam – Men’s singles
  • Celia Baah-Danso – Women’s singles
  • Cynthia Kwabi – Women’s singles

Doubles –

  • Emmanuel Asante, Bernard Sam – Men’s doubles
  • Derek Abrefa, Felix Lartey – Men’s doubles
  • Celia Baah-Danso, Cynthia Kwabi – Women’s doubles
  • Celia Baah-Danso, Bernard Sam – Mixed doubles
  • Cynthia Kwabi, Derek Abrefa – Mixed doubles

Weightlifting / Powerifting –

  • Christian Amoah – Men’s 85 kg
  • Forrester Osei – Men’s 94 kg
  • Richmond Osarfo – Men’s 105 kg
  • Ruth Baffoe – Women’s 53 kg

Live Broadcast, Live Streaming of 2018 Commonwealth Games in Ghana :

In Ghana, Live Streaming of Commonwealth Games 2018 will be available on gc2018.com while Live Broadcast of the Event in Ghana will most likely be available on Kwesé Sports, SuperSport, StarTimes, Canal+, GBC, etc. TV Channels.