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The draw for the maiden edition of the Betway Cup has been concluded in the Ghanaian capital, Accra on Wednesday. Hosts Ashanti Gold SC take on Liberty Professionals in the opener before Medeama SC face Aduana Stars in the second fixture on Saturday at the Len Clay stadium.
Football returns to Obuasi this weekend as four Ghana Premier League clubs battle it out in the first edition of the Betway Cup. The tournament, which takes place at the Len Clay Stadium on 19th and 20th January 2019, will feature Medeama SC, Liberty Professionals FC, Aduana Stars FC and Ashgold SC.
Gianluigi Buffon has said he would have liked to have played alongside Cristiano Ronaldo at Juventus, but he is now focused on helping Neymar win the Ballon d'Or at Paris Saint-Germain. Buffon left the Italian champions in the summer having established himself as one of their greatest-ever footballers in a remarkable 17-year career in Turin.
Maria Sharapova set up a third-round showdown with defending champion Caroline Wozniacki at the Australian Open after a 6-2, 6-1 win over Rebecca Peterson of Sweden. The Russian has dropped only three games in her first two matches and is hitting form quickly despite sitting out the end of the 2018 season to give her right shoulder a rest after a fourth-round exit at the US Open.
Leave the M4 motorway at Junction 24 in south Wales, head south along the tree-lined A48, cross the railway bridge, swing past the retail park, circle behind the athletics stadium and you arrive at Dragon Park.