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Ghanaian Boxer Shakul Samed suspended over failed drug test

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Ghanaian boxer Shakul Samed has been suspended from the Commonwealth Games after testing positive for a banned substance at the competition in Birmingham, officials said on Friday.

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Samed’s A sample was found to contain the banned diuretic and masking agent Furosemide, the Commonwealth Games Federation said in a statement.

“He has therefore been suspended with immediate effect,” the statement said.

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“He will now have the opportunity to provide further information, including requesting analysis of his B sample, before any charge is issued.”

Samed could not be reached for comment and the Ghana Boxing Federation did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

The light-heavyweight boxer was scheduled to face Luc Jean Rosalba on Friday but did not show up for the weigh in.

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Samed, who competed at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, is the first athlete to fail a drug test at the Birmingham Games, which began on Friday.

Source: The daily mail

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Meet Prince “The Buzz” Larbie, the ‘Next Floyd Mayweather’ Who Throws 150 Punches in 60 Seconds

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Prince ‘The Buzz’ Larbie, who throws 150 punches in a minute, aspires to be Ghana’s youngest boxing champion.

Larbie hails from James Town, a suburb of Ghana’s capital Accra, a community renowned for its production line of top-notch boxers, who have gone on to hoist the flag of Ghana high in boxing. 

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The student of Kiddie Class Educational Center seeks to walk in the giant footsteps of boxing greats Azumah Nelson and Floyd Mayweather. 

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Rated the best juvenile boxer in Ghana, Prince, who is reportedly able to throw an astonishing 150 punches in 60 seconds, has won a plethora of titles since 2018. According to his dad, Daniel Larbie – who doubles as his trainer, Prince, nicknamed “The Buzz”, began his boxing career at a tender age of four. “Prince started boxing when he was about four or five years old. I was into boxing, but since I took a chieftaincy position in the family, custom forbids me to continue fighting. But my son wants to follow in my footsteps, so I am giving him that support,” the boxing trainer told Xinhua as quoted by News Ghana. 

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Daniel Larbie, who had to forgo his boxing aspirations after he was enstooled as chief, added he is preparing his promising son for the 2032 Olympics. 

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Ghana Forward Afena Gyan Presented to 65,000 Roma Fans with Popular Musician Shatta Wale’s Hit Record ‘On God’

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Ghanaian teen Felix Afena-Gyan had a grand introduction to fans of AS Roma ahead of the 2022/23 season.

The 19-year-old AS Roma attacker had Shatta Wale’s inspiring hit record ‘On God’ played in the background as he majestically walked onto the pitch. 

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In a video posted on social media, Afena-Gyan sang the lyrics word by word as the song echoed at the famous Italian stadium. 

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Felix Afena-Gyan is heading into his second season with the Italian giants after a breakthrough campaign last season, where he played a role as the club won the inaugural UEFA Conference League. 

The teen sensation was rewarded with a long-term contract in the summer transfer window and will now be at AS Roma until 2026. 

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