Tobi Amusan: From Gold to Diamond

At the Diamond League Athletics final last Thursday in Zurich, Switzerland, only two current world champions were able to break long-standing Weltklasse meeting records that had stood the test of …

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Serena Williams: Thank You For The Music

The US Tennis Open which commences in Flushing Meadows, New York on Monday, will likely be the last time game watchers will see Legend Serena Williams on court in a …

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Birmingham 2022: Nigerian Women on Fire!

Nigeria has never had it so good in any multi sports competition in recent memory, as in the just concluded Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England. Thanks to our women, Nigeria …

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NUGA Games 2022: Can UNILAG Host & Rekindle The Old Glitter?

About 10,000 students are expected to participate in the 26th NUGA Games from next month – March 16 to March 26, 2022. The host is the University of Lagos, Akoka …

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Football Food For Thought, By Anthony Akinwale – Guest Writer

What happens in a game of football defies mathematics.  The outcome of a football match defies logic. At AFCON 2022, Nigeria, against all expectations, defeated Egypt but could not defeat …

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AFCON: No Cash Prizes For Nigeria & Other Non-Quarterfinalists

Just thinking about how Nigeria fared in the just concluded Africa Cup of Nations, AFCON, has made me to flash back at the favourite phrase which popular British TV presenter …

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Forbes List of The World’s Most Valuable Sports Teams for 2021 Out

Forbes list of the World’s Most Valuable Sports teams for 2021 are, for a change, not dominated by mostly American sports and teams, as has mostly been the case. This …

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Male Tennis Body Provides COVID-19 Support Package

The ATP – The Association of Tennis Professionals – has announced in London a package of measures to support players and tournaments under continued COVID-19 conditions. The package covers a …

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MARADONA – THE NAME, THE MAN, HIS LEGACY, HIS NIGERIAN CONNECTION 

Argentine Soccer legend Diego Armando Maradona Franco died yesterday in his Buenos Aires home, throwing the world into mourning, and tributes have been pouring in from all corners of the …

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At Last, Liverpool Walks Alone In England – On Top!

The English Premier League formally ended today, Sunday 26th July, even though the 1st and 20th teams had been known way before now. Overall league champions Liverpool rounded off their …

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