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22 Sep
Kenya's three-time London marathon and four-time New York marathon winner Mary Keitany announced her retirement on Wednesday after a recurring hip injury stopped her from competing over the last two years.
18 Sep
Team Delta has vowed to continue its dominance of the National Youth Games (NYG), as athletes from all states of the federations prepare for the 2021 edition in Ilorin, Kwara state.
16 Sep
Olympic champion Simone Biles and other top American gymnasts excoriated US sports officials and the FBI in powerful Senate testimony on Wednesday for failing to act promptly
16 Sep
The panel was instituted by Sports Minister, Sunday Dare, to investigate the circumstances surrounding the disqualification of 10 Nigerian athletes at the Tokyo Olympics
15 Sep
Nigerian sprinter, Blessing Okagbare, may have lost her battle to upturn the suspension placed on her by World Athletics (WA) after failing an out-of-competition test.
11 Sep
The Diamond League record by sprint hurdler, Oluwatobiloba Amusan, at the Weltklasse meeting in Zurich has sparked great excitement among top sports officials in Nigeria.
10 Sep
… Sunday Dare says reform of sports sector non-negotiable Nigeria’s Youth and Sports Development Minister Sunday Dare has congratulated sprint hurdler Tobi Amusan on her historic feat at the Weltklasse Diamond League meeting in Zurich on Thursday where Amusan ran to a blistering 12.42 seconds to break Glory Alozie’s 21-year-old 100m hurdles African record (12.44s).…
9 Sep
Tokyo Olympics finalist Tobiloba ‘Tobi’ Amusan, on Thursday night, at the final of the 2021 Diamond League Final, scorched to a new 12.42 seconds African record to win the 100m hurdles Diamond Trophy at the Weltklasse in Zurich, Switzerland. The 24-year-old also made history in the process as she became the first Nigerian to be…
8 Sep
Nigeria has reached an agreement with South Africa to explore areas of mutual benefits in youth, sports, culture and educational development, Sports Minister, Sunday Dare has disclosed.
8 Sep
With five slots apiece, Ebonyi and Anambra states dominated the South East zonal preliminaries for the sixth National Youth Games billed to hold in Ilorin, Kwara State.
5 Sep
The Tokyo Paralympics were declared closed on Sunday by IPC chief Andrew Parsons, who said the pandemic-delayed Games had "not just been historic
5 Sep
Swiss wheelchair master Marcel Hug defended his marathon title on the final day of the Tokyo Paralympics on Sunday, as organisers

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