Wednesday and Thursday marked the semi-finals and finals of the All African Games (FASU) in Ethiopia and our boys of the University of Ghana basketball team and badminton team had done us well by qualifying for the semis.
Now guess what? Both teams won gold medals at the FASU2018!
The semifinals of the basketball which took place on Wednesday 4th July 2018 at Mekelle, Ethiopia ended with UG team beating Addis Ababa University 73-41 earning them a spot in the finals.
The finals on Thursday between UG Legon and the Ndejje University of Uganda ended with a close point advantage of 67-59 in favour of University of Ghana.In total, team UG had 5 Gold in:
Badminton men’s singles event
Badminton team event
Tennis singles event
Tennis mixed doubles event
Silver in Badminton doubles event
Bronze in Tennis women’s single.
The basketball team have become champions for the second Consecutive time. The team emerged winners in South Africa last year.
Kudos to our boys. Keep shinning!