Delta State Governor, Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa has assured the President, Confederation of African Athletics (CAA), Hamad Kalkaba that the state would host the best championship ever like they did in 2013 during the inaugural African Youth Athletics Championships (AYAC).
Bolt to skip World Relays
Usain Bolt is poised to skip next month's IAAF World Relays in the Bahamas as he prepares to retire from the sport later this year.
Aregbesola to unveil Osogbo City marathon on Tuesday
Governor Rauf Aregbesola of Osun will on Tuesday unveil the maiden edition of the Osogbo City Half Marathon being organised by the state Broadcasting Corporation (OSBC).
22 athletes for Special Olympics Games in Austria
Twenty-two athletes will depart on Monday to represent the nation at this year’s Special Olympics World Winter Games. The humanitarian event would hold this month between 14th and 25th in Graz and Schladming in Styria, Austria.
MOC disburses $370,000 to foreign athletes after dope test report from Sweden
The Main Organising Committee of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon yesterday commenced the disbursement of prize money to foreign athletes after receiving a clean report of their dope test from Sweden.
AFN warns ‘lazy athletes’ as IAAF releases entry standards
The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) said yesterday that no athlete has booked a ticket for this year’s IAAF World Championships, tagged London 2017.
Phelps frustrated by Rio doping fears
US swimming legend Michael Phelps has spoken of his frustration at the possibility rivals were using drugs at last year's Rio de Janeiro Olympics.
'I'm a clean athlete' insists Mo Farah
Britain's four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah on Sunday insisted he was "a clean athlete" after a leaked United States Anti-Doping Agency report suggested that his coach had "almost certainly" broken anti-doping rules.
Panes House wins King’s College Inter-House competition
Panes House at the weekend set a record of three consecutive wins at King’s College 97th annual Inter-House sports. The house, also known as Blue House, won the 2014, 2015 and the current 2017...