Olympics Popular Ghana Olympic Athletes

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List of popular Ghanaian Olympic athletes, listed alphabetically with photos of the athletes when available. Famous Olympians from Ghana have achieved some of the highest honors in sports and Olympic history, as even being chosen to represent your country at the Olympics is something that most athletes will never get to experience. These competitors are the most prominent people from Ghana who have competed in the Olympics. Ghana has a long, proud history of competing in the Olympic games, and without these fierce athletes they never would have won any medals. The list you're viewing has a variety of athletes in it, like Ibrahim Dossey and Samuel Kumah.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the most famous Ghanaian Olympic athletes?" and "Who is the greatest Ghanaian Olympian of all time?"

Ahmed Saraku is a Ghanaian amateur boxer who won silver at the 2007 All-Africa Games at middleweight and qualified for the Olympics. ...more

Olympic Sport: Boxing

Olympic Country: Ghana

Date Of Birth: 1986-02-20

Nationality: Ghana

Olympic Games Participant: 2008 Summer Olympics

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Alexander Nyarko is a former Ghanaian football player. ...more

Olympic Sport: Football

Olympic Country: Ghana

Date Of Birth: 1973-10-15

Place Of Birth: Accra, Ghana, Africa, Accra Metropolis District, Earth, + more

Nationality: Ghana

Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Football at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Olympic Medalist Event: Men's football

Olympic Medalist Games: 1992 Summer Olympics

Olympic Games Participant: 1992 Summer Olympics

Olympic Medals Won: Bronze medal

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Anthony Mensah was a Ghanaian football goalkeeper. ...more

Olympic Sport: Football

Olympic Country: Ghana

Date Of Birth: 1972-10-31

Place Of Birth: Kumasi, Ghana, Kumasi Metropolitan District, Earth, Africa, + more

Nationality: Ghana

Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Football at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Olympic Medalist Event: Men's football

Olympic Medalist Games: 1992 Summer Olympics

Olympic Games Participant: 1992 Summer Olympics

Olympic Medals Won: Bronze medal

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Bastir Samir is a Ghanaian boxer who won silver in the welterweight division at the 2007 All-Africa Games. He qualified for the Olympics 2008 in the light-heavyweight division. ...more

Olympic Sport: Boxing

Olympic Country: Ghana

Date Of Birth: 1986-05-19

Nationality: Ghana

Olympic Games Participant: 2008 Summer Olympics

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