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U.S Open Tennis: Nadal Into Semis

2 weeks ago /

Defending champion Rafael Nadal battled into the semifinals of the U.S open on Wednesday after an epic quarter finals clash with Dominic Thiem.

Nff Bans, Fines Salisu Yusuf

2 weeks ago /

The Nigeria Football Federation’s ethics committee on fair play has banned the Super Eagles assistant coach Salisu Yusuf from all football –related activities for one year.

AFCON Qualifier: Super Eagles Battle Ready

2 weeks ago /

The technical crew of the super eagles now have the compliments of all the invited players for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations Qualifiers against Seychelles on Saturday.

Salah, Ronaldo And Modric In Race For World Best Player Award

3 weeks ago /

Barely four days after contending for the UEFA best player award, the trio of current Africa footballer of the year Mohamed Salah, will Cristiano Ronaldo and Luka Modric go head to head for the best FIFA men's player award for 2018.

Ronaldo Buys Highest Shares In Spanish Club

3 weeks ago /

Brazil world cup winner Ronaldo De Lima has become the highest shareholder of Spanish top flight team Real Valladolid, after purchasing a 51 percent controlling stake in the club.

Nigeria Launches Sports Fund

3 weeks ago /

The minister of youths and sports development, Solomon Dalung has launched an initiative that will see ninety athletes from 5 disciplines benefit from a trust fund ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games in japan.

WAFU B Championship: Golden Eaglets Loose

3 weeks ago /

Nigeria’s chances of qualifying for the CAF u-17 nation’s cup suffered a blow on Monday as the golden eaglets narrowly lost their opening game of the West Africa football union b championship in Niger

CAF Confederation Cup Quarter Finalists Know Opponents

3 weeks ago /

Successful teams to the quarter finals of the 2018 CAF confederation cup now know their opponents after the draws in CAF headquarters Cairo Egypt.

2019 AFCON Qualifiers: Eagles Arrive For Seychelles Battle

3 weeks ago /

The first batch of super eagles players selected to take on Seychelles will arrive on Monday awaiting the rest of the squad.

Katsina Governor Promises Support For Nigeria Badminton

3 weeks ago /

The governor of Katsina state, Aminu Bello Massari has assured the badminton federation of his unending support for the development of the sports in the country.

WAFU U-17 Championship: Two Eaglets Fail MRI Test

3 weeks ago /

Two squad members of Nigeria’ golden eaglets to the west Africa under-17 championship due to start in Niamey the Niger capital on Monday have been disqualified from taking part in the competition

La Liga: Real Madrid In Emphatic Win

3 weeks ago /

Match day three of the 2018/2019 football season in the La Liga produced very interesting results

English Premier League: Man. United Returns To Winning Ways

3 weeks ago /

Manchester United returned to wining ways on Sunday away to Burnley, two first half goals by Romelu Lukaku ensured united won their second game of the season to bring their points haul to six

Cricket Federation Set For New Heights

3 weeks ago /

The Nigeria Cricket Federation, NCF, has assured that it will not rest on it’s Oars in ensuring that the Country is ranked among the best Cricket playing Nations in Africa and Globally.

Badminton Championship Opens In Katsina

3 weeks ago /

The Second Edition of the National Badminton Open Championship taking place in Katsina has so far lived up to its billing as younger players are giving the Elite players a run for their Money.

Benfica Books UEFA Champions League Group Place

3 weeks ago /

Super eagles defender Tyrone Ebuehi ‘s club Benfica on Wednesday booked their place in the UEFA champions league group stage as the second leg of final group stage qualification matches was held.

Nadal Progresses To Second Round Of U.S. Open

3 weeks ago /

In the men’s event of the 2018 U.S. open, defending champion Rafael Nadal progressed to the second round after fellow Spaniard David Ferrer's grand slam farewell was ruined by injury.

Serena Williams Returns To U.S. Open

3 weeks ago /

Six-time champion Serena Williams made her return to the US open with a clinical first-round win over Poland’s Magda Linette.

Ronaldo Wins UEFA Goal Of The Season Award

3 weeks ago /

Juventus player, Cristiano Ronaldo, has emerged winner of the 2017/18 UEFA goal of the season award.

Enyimba International FC Guns For Q-Final Spot

3 weeks ago /

Nigeria’s only remaining representative in the CAF confederation cup, Enyimba international football club of aba will be looking to secure a quarter final spot when they take on group c leaders Cara Brazzaville of Congo in their last group match on home soil on Wednesday.