Virginia Thrasher, center, after winning a gold medal. at Rio Olympic Games 2016. (Photo/The New York Times/Chang W Lee)

Rio’s Olympic Games are fully underway Saturday with road cycling, beach volleyball, boxing and several swimming events. Highlights include the U.S. women’s soccer team facing off against France and the U.S. men’s basketball team taking on China.

The Black Stars are the 36th best national football team in the world. (Photo/AFP)

Ghana have moved a place up in the latest Fifa World Ranking released on Thursday.July’s ranking sees Ghana on the 36th position – one place better than they did in June - with a corresponding increase in total accumulated points by 21.

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