Happy Retirement To ‘Baba Ibeji  X Two’ of Tennis – Roger Federer

The last one month has seen the departure of two legends of the tennis game from playing in major tournaments. 41-year-old Roger Federer yesterday joined 40-year-old Serena Williams in announcing …

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Tobi Amusan – The Vigil and Wait for Gold & World Record!

The World Athletics Championships came to a glittering golden end for Nigeria’s Oluwatobiloba Amusan last night in Eugene, Oregon, USA. But Tobi was not the only one waiting for victory. …

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From ‘Hardman’ Toni Rudiger – A Loving Farewell To His Chelsea Mates & Fans

German footballer Antonio Rudiger played his final match for his English club Chelsea on Sunday in the 2:1 win against Watford. The no-nonsense central defender who is on his way …

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Access Bank Donates 360,000 Rand to Nelson Mandela Children’s Trust Fund

Access Bank Plc, in a demonstration of its commitment to making a difference through charity, has donated the sum of R360,000 (about $25,000) to the Nelson Mandela Children’s Trust Fund. The …

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FIFA Player of the Year: The Politics in Sports Awards

Who is the world footballer of the year 2021? This question has become relevant because three major award events have given the award to three different male footballers. In fact, …

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2021 Ballon d’Or Winner, According to Football Managers

In exactly two weeks, the winner of this year’s Ballon d’Or for men and women will be crowned at a ceremony in Paris, France. For the men, the 2021 Ballon …

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Nigeria at the Tokyo Paralympics – Waiting For The Gold Rush

From today, Tuesday 24th August to Sunday 5th September, 4,400 Paralympians from 162 countries are competing for 539 medals in 22 sports in Tokyo, Japan, in easily the biggest games …

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Cash Rewards For Olympic Medals: The Losses & Gains for Nigerian Olympians

Tokyo 2020 Olympics ends this weekend with all the pomp and circumstance you can expect from the Japanese hosts, even without spectators, but with a worldwide audience of over One …

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Tokyo 2020: A Desperate COVID Olympics

Events of the 32nd Olympiad commenced today in Tokyo, Japan, two days to the official opening ceremony on Friday, 23rd July 2021. The Baseball and Soccer matches set the ball …

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Pelé, The Living Legend of Our Time: Still Trudging On!

I had a golden opportunity about 50 years ago to watch Pelé play football and display what we had read about the legendary Brazilian striker who seemed to make the round …

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