Nigeria's representative in the 2023 Africa Club Hockey Championships, Delta Queens Hockey team, begin their campaign on a good note Saturday afternoon, beating the host, Braves of Malawi 17-0.
Nigerian cricket, among the first sports introduced into the country by the colonialists, as come a long way since the turn of the century. From disappearing from the World Cricket League to appearing in its first U-20 World Cup, Nigerian cricket has in recent years witnessed phenomenal growth and everybody associated with the sport agrees…
As the world marks the 2023 Prostrate Cancer Day, Dozy Mmobuosi Foundation, the promoter of new Nigerian National League (NNL) outfit, 1472 FC, which is also a medical outreach, is organising a 3.3km walk to promote fitness and create awareness for the disease. Speaking in Lagos yesterday, Chief Executive Officer of the Foundation, Martin Ebuwa,…
The Nigeria Scrabble Federation (NSF) has named a 21-man strong team for the second West African Scrabble Championship (WASC) holding in Lagos at Novatel Hotel, Lekki, from November 22 to 26, 2023.
The 2023 Africa Club Hockey Championships will begin today in Blantyre, Malawi, with Nigeria’s representative in the women’s category, Delta Queens Hockey team of Asaba, eyeing a podium finish. The tournament will end on November 26.
More schools have identified with the first private school swimming competition, which will hold tomorrow in Lagos. Already, 11 schools, including defending champions, Grange, have been certified for the tournament organised by Dynaspro Promotions Limited in collaboration with Advanta Interactive Limited, with the technical backing of the Nigeria Aquatics Federation and Lagos State Swimming Association.…
Niger United and Tojemarine defeated Defenders and Police Machine respectively as the ongoing Ardova Premier Handball League enters day three today.
Over 200 golfers are expected to challenge for glory at the 2023 Ikeja Golf Club Championship.The Club Captain, Sina Akinyemi, told journalists yesterday at the Ikeja Golf Club that the championship would be special, as it coincides with the 55th anniversary of the club.
The West African University Games (WAUG) is back, this time in Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU) Ife, Nigeria, and the excitement is palpable. The WAUG is a multi-sport event for student-athletes from all over West Africa, and it is expected to attract thousands of participants from over 200 universities. Regarded as one of the most prestigious…
Enugu State Governor, Dr Peter Mbah, has said that the state would host its sports festival in 2024 as part of its sports development and also prepare the state for the next National Sports Festival (NSF), where it targets a top-three finish. ' Mbah, who rued the decline in sports development and pedigree of Enugu…
Port Harcourt-based Gift Willy, at the weekend, overhauled the field to win the fourth CIO Classic at the Python Golf Club in the Rivers State capital.
Leaders of the first stanza of the male and female categories of the 2023 Ardova Handball Premier League, Niger United of Minna, and Safety Babes of Abuja, will return to court tomorrow in Lagos to continue their quest to win the competition.