Mon. Aug 19th, 2019

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EAGLES ON PARADE

Another footballing weekend, with new heights of expectations for players of Nigerian origin all over world. So how well did Nigerian players fare over the...

D’Tigress retain FIBA AfroBasketWomen title

Nigeria’s senior women basketball team, D’Tigress successfully defended their FIBA AfroBasketWomen title after beating Senegal 60-55 in the final. In front of a raucous crowd...

Diamond League 2019: Amusan shines, Okagbare fades away in Birmingham

Nigeria’s top female sprinters Tobi Amusan and Blessing Okagbare experienced contrasting fortunes at the IAAF Diamond League in Birmingham on Sunday. Apparently, in a strong...

12th AAG: Igali charges wrestlers to give ‘Best Efforts’ in Morocco (Audio)

President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) Hon. Daniel Igali has charged the country’s wrestlers and coaches to the 12th All Africa Games in Morocco...

EUROPE

SCORECARD – EPL

27 goals, 25 yellow cards, and 1 early shower; that’s the story of Match Day One in the 2019/2020 English Premier League Season. In reality...

AC Milan sign 2019 AFCON MVP

AC Milan have completed the signing of Algeria midfielder Ismael Bennacer from fellow Italian side Empoli for a reported £14.5m. The 21-year-old has signed a...

How does the arrival of Nicolas Pépé affect Alex Iwobi?

Arsenal FC has had a relatively busy spell in the transfer market this summer, with the North London club having brought in four new players,...

Malcom completes Russia switch

Brazilian winger Malcom has joined Zenit St Petersburg from Barcelona in a £36.5m deal. The 22-year-old was a subject of a late drama in last...

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D’Tigress retain FIBA AfroBasketWomen title

Nigeria’s senior women basketball team, D’Tigress successfully defended their FIBA AfroBasketWomen title after beating Senegal 60-55 in the final. In front of a raucous crowd...

Diamond League 2019: Amusan shines, Okagbare fades away in Birmingham

Nigeria’s top female sprinters Tobi Amusan and Blessing Okagbare experienced contrasting fortunes at the IAAF Diamond League in Birmingham on Sunday. Apparently, in a strong...

12th AAG: Igali charges wrestlers to give ‘Best Efforts’ in Morocco (Audio)

President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) Hon. Daniel Igali has charged the country’s wrestlers and coaches to the 12th All Africa Games in Morocco...

AfroBasketWomen 2019: Reigning champions stroll past Mali, qualify for final

Nigeria’s senior women basketball team, D’Tigress have qualified for a second successive final of the FIBA AfroBasketWomen championship after beating Mali 79-58 in the semifinal....