Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?


Rained off game highlights ABL Chairman’s call for funds to develop league

Just two games into the 2022 Accra Basketball League (ABL) and a game has already been affected by rainfall that forced the fixture to be called off.

A Division II league game at the Prisons Basketball Court involving 2021 finalists, Galaxy Basketball Academy was halted and eventually called off due to heavy rain in Accra.

From Left to Right: ABL Vice Chair Dr. Opoku-Antwi, ABL Chairman Ayitey Bulley, ABL Director Alex Kukula

The incident underscores ABL Chairman Ayitey Bulley’s call for funds to develop the league made at the media launch of the 2022 season a week ago.

Speaking at the Presser, Chairman Bulley stated, “Today we are playing basketball at the prisons headquarters, it’s an outdoor court [so] if it rains, it rains off. I’ll like to see the day we can play basketball at anytime and in any weather so we’ll like to build an indoor court. we’ll like to have proper media coverage, with wire media following the game and livestreaming of games. That is the level we’ll like to get and if we want to get there, about a million dollars will get us there.”

Kaneshie Swanlakers (yellow) v Galaxy in 2021 Accra Basketball League Division II game understands Galaxy’s game will continue later today at the same venue.

Credit: Basketballghana 

You May Also Like


The British Boxing Board of Control (BBBofC) issued a memo today stating that they are “not considering applications for any Ghanaian boxers.” This means...

African Cup Of Nations

The Black Stars’ appearance in the 2021 edition will be their 23rd time and they will be keen to end their long awaited drought...

Combat Sports

Malaysia based multi decorated Ghanaian kickboxer, Gerald Dah is in high spirits ahead of his latest fight this Friday after safely landing in Kuala...

Africa Games

The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has donated GH¢50,000 to the Sports Writers Association of Ghana (SWAG) towards this year’s Awards night scheduled for...