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29 Aug
Beyoncé has narrated a new Gatorade ad honouring tennis star Serena Williams Ahead of her first-round match in the U.S. Open. Williams, who is a 23-time Grand Slam title winner is the subject of the ad which debuted on Sunday night during the MTV Video Music Awards. At the beginning of the ad, a young…
10 Aug
Serena Williams has confirmed that she is retiring from tennis after a career that has seen her win 23 grand slam titles, the most by any player, male or female. The highly decorated star also has four Olympic gold medals, five tour finals wins, 73 titles in all and has been ranked world number one for 319 weeks.
12 Sep 2021
Novak Djokovic is well aware of the history he is poised to make in today’s United States (U.S.) Open final, and he is not shying away from it.
11 Sep 2021
Before this year’s Wimbledon, many tennis lovers never heard of Great Britain’s Emma Raducanu. Also, most ardent followers of the sport did not know much about Canada’s Leylah Fernandez.....
27 Feb 2021
As millions of fans all over the world tuned in to watch what promised to be a blockbuster match on Thursday, February 18, between one of the greatest athletes...
19 Sep 2020
The Grand Slam tournament in New York has always been a trailblazer. The four major tournaments in tennis are played in Melbourne, Australia, Paris France, London United Kingdom...
18 Sep 2020
Tiger Woods will play his first-round with close friend, Justin Thomas, and the latest Major sensation Collin Morikawa in the opening round of the 120th US Open this week
14 Sep 2020
Is she the new best thing in women tennis? Has the new era started? These are the questions tennis followers are asking following Naomi Osaka’s classic comeback in the final game of the U.S. Open on Saturday.
12 Sep 2020
Victoria Azarenka of Belarus defeated Serena Williams 1/6; 6/3; 6/3 to set up a title match with Naomi Osaka who defeated American Jennifer Brady7/6 (1); 3/6; 6/3 in a match played under the roof of Arthur Ashe Stadium as rain poured on Corona Park Flushing Meadows. Osaka won the first set tiebreaker in which she…
11 Sep 2020
Two-time winner, Brooks Koepka, has withdrawn from next week’s U.S. Open at Winged Foot due to injury, according to
5 Sep 2020
Canada’s Felix Auger-Aliassime raced past Andy Murray 6/2; 6/3; 6/4, while Serena Williams defeated Russia’s Margarita Gasparyan 6/2; 6/4 and Canada’s Vasek Pospisil prevailed...
1 Sep 2020
The U.S. Open flags off today after the COVID-19 pandemic led to the cancellation of Wimbledon Championships and the postponement of the French Open to October.


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Rapid and almost frightening changes have occurred in the world in the past few years. The world in the way we know it is facing existential crises, enormous challenges, socio-economic downturn and global upheavals.
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Sir: I have watched with great concern how popular social media figures have moved from recognising women’s achievements to paying more attention to their body parts.   The level of celebration and promotion of a lady with a big butt and boobs on social media has become a norm on the Internet by celebrities and…
22 mins ago
Change, in Leo Buscaglia’s words “is the end result of true learning”, and there is no doubt that the education he acquired at the University of Lagos (UNILAG) and other top-ranked academic institutions outside Nigeria....
32 mins ago
People want to be respected. There is nobody who will say he/she would love to be disrespected. Respect is a need everybody enjoys, irrespective of age or position in the work place.
32 mins ago
Organisers of the African Indigenous Language Film Festival (Ailff) have announced dates and jury members for the maiden edition. Scheduled to hold between March 28 and 31, 2023 at the Prestigious Viva Cinema...