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Ghana's coach commends the skills of Nigerian players following 3-nil defeat

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Head coach of Ghana’s under – 17 women’s team, Augustine Adotey, has commended the efforts of their Nigerian counterparts, the flamingoes for their victory over his girls in the first leg of the international friendly played on Sunday at Package B goal project, National Stadium Abuja.

 

DETAILS OF UPCOMING CAF SUPER CUP MATCH

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The 2014 Confederation of African Football, CAF Super Cup will now be played at the Air Defense stadium in Cairo on February 20th.

Super Eagles return home with three awards

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Nigeria’s Super Eagles returned to the country on Sunday night from South Africa where they bagged three awards including the bronze medal at the African Nation’s Championship, CHAN 2014.

CHAN 2014 LATEST

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The black stars of Ghana Wednesday qualified for the final of the 2014 African Nations Championship in South Africa.

Bash Ali resumes training for world record fight

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The World Boxing Federation Cruiserweight champion, Bash Ali, has begun some light training sessions to put his mind and body in good condition ahead of his Guinness book of world record fight on May 31 in Abuja.

EPL: UPCOMING MATCHES

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Action continues today in the English Premier League as leaders, Arsenal visit Southampton at the Saint Mary’s stadium.

Nigerian government rains praises on the Super Eagles

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President Goodluck Jonathan was assured the Super Aagles of the continuous support of the federal government and Nigerians in their quest to win the 2014 Africa Nations Championship in South Africa.

African Nations Championship: Upcoming matches and results

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The last group matches of the African Nations Championship in South Africa were played on Wednesday with Gabon coming from behind twice to beat Mauritania 4-2.

Date fixed for the second edition of the Okpekpe road race in Edo state

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Organizers of the ten kilometer Okpekpe road race have fixed May 3, 2014 as the date for the second edition.

Nigeria's falconets aim to imitate the Eagles by defeating their counterparts in South Africa

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Head coach of Nigeria’s U-20 women’s team, the falconets, Peter Dedevbo says he is optimistic that his players will pick one of the tickets available to Africa for the FIFA Under-20 world cup in Canada

African Nations Championship match fixtures and results

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The black stars of Ghana are through to the quarter finals of the African Nations Championship.

Victoria Azarenka suffers shocking defeat in Australian Open

4 years ago /

Another top seed has fallen by the wayside in the Australian Open.

Nigeria carries the day at Junior Tennis competition

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The West and Central Africa junior tennis qualifiers has ended in Abuja with Nigeria emerging overall winner.

Islamist group threatens to attack the Olympics

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An Islamic militant group said in a video posted online that it was behind two suicide bombings that killed at least 34 people last month in the Russian city of Volgograd, and threatened to attack the Sochi winter olympics.

Sharapova progresses to the next round of the Australian Open

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World number three, Maria Sharapova overcome a high temperature to advance into the third round of the Australian Open with a 6-3, 4-6, 10-8 victory over Italian Karin Knapp at the Hisense arena in Melbourne, Australia.

Nadal and Federer excel in Australian Open

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World number one, Rafael Nadal continued his impressive start in the Australian Open as he progressed into the third round of the tournament with a 6-2, 6-4, 6-2 victory over Australia’s Thanasi Kokkinakis Thursday

Former Sports Minister calls on the FG to release funds early for the Olympics

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Former Sports Minister Samaila Sambawa has appealed to the federal government to quicken the process of releasing the 2014 budget to enable the Sports Ministry prepare Team Nigeria adequately for the 2014 Commonwealth games.

Upcoming matches in the African Nations Championship, CHAN

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The 2014 African Nations Championship, CHAN, continues today in Group B as Uganda hopes to make it their second consecutive victory when they face Zimbabawe in Group B.

Updates on the African Nations Championship, CHAN

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Nigeria’s Super eagles bounced back from the opening game loss to Mali to beat Mozambique by four goals to two in their second at the Africa Nations Championship, CHAN in Capetown.

David Ferrer advances to the second round at the Australian Open

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World number three David Ferrer defeated Colombia’s Alejandro Gonzalez 6-3, 6-4, 6-4, to advance into the second round of the Australian Open.