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29 Jan 2018
Roger Federer's victory in the Australian Open has taken him to within 155 points of world number one Rafael Nadal in the ATP rankings released on Monday.
29 Jan 2018
Ahead of this year’s Confederation of African Athletics’ (CAA) African Senior Athletics Championship, which is scheduled to hold in March in Asaba, the Minister of Sports, Solomon Dalung, has commended the ongoing construction work at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, venue of the championship, expressing confidence on the state’s readiness to host the championship. Speaking at…
28 Jan 2018
The Lagos State Sports Commission and the entire state’s sports family will today converge at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Indoor Sports Hall of the Teslim Balogun, Surulere, to pay tribute to the late Mr. Deji Tinubu.
26 Jan 2018
Philippe Coutinho described his Barcelona debut as unforgettable but admitted he had been nervous after coming on during the Copa del Rey semi-final at the Camp Nou.
26 Jan 2018
Tiger Woods launched his latest comeback to the US PGA Tour with an even-par 72 on Thursday on a day of fun and some frustrations in the first round of the Farmers Insurance Open.
26 Jan 2018
President of Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) Hon. Daniel Igali has said he is optimistic Team Nigeria will excel at the forth-coming 2018 African Wrestling Championships in Port Harcourt. About 90 (Cadet, Junior and Senior) wrestlers expected to represent Nigeria at the tournament have been preparing in separate camps in Akure, Port Harcourt and Yenagoa ahead…
26 Jan 2018
The Nigeria Badminton Federation has says 16 players are presently in a training camp in Katsina ahead of the Africa International championship slated for Algeria from February 7 to 19. According to the President of the Badminton Federation, Francis Orbih, the players are going through intensive training in the northern state to ensure Nigeria parades…
25 Jan 2018
Tiger Woods has a rich history of success to call on at Torrey Pines, where the 14-time major champion hopes this weeks' Farmers Insurance Open is the springboard to a competitive season.
25 Jan 2018
The Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) has appointed former World bronze-medalist Ifeoma Iheanacho as a coach/mentor of the junior female team.
25 Jan 2018
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), says the nation’s contingent to the fast approaching Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia would not suffer any form of visa hitches.
23 Jan 2018
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC), says the nation’s contingent to the fast approaching Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia would not suffer any form of visa hitches. The 2018 Commonwealth Games will hold from April 4 to 15, and the NOC assured yesterday that all logistics had been put in place by the Nigerian government…
22 Jan 2018
Olympian Odunayo Adekuoroye at the weekend sustained her remarkable feat for her team, Mumbai Maharathi, at the ongoing Pro Wrestling League...

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