The sixth edition of the 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games started on 18th and will end on 23rd July, 2017.
Ghana presented nine athletes, one doctor, two coaches and two officials .
Ghana’s Beach Volleyball team defeated their counterparts from Papua New Guinea 2-0 (21-13 and 21-9).
Most of the disciplines will come off today, the likes of Tennis, Boxing, swimming and athletics will also start today.
The Chef de mission for team Ghana ,Mr. Mawuko Afadzinu says the weather is similar to Ghana and athletes are well acclimatized .
He stated: “The athletes are comfortable so far ,the weather is also good.”
He again stated that, the athletes are very prepared to win laurels for Ghana.
“The athletes are very positive, their enthusiasm is very good and they are very focus. If God willing and things go on well like this, it will be the beginning of a long journey of success.”