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Evelyn Akhator’s 24 points not enough as Nigeria lose to Australia...

Nigeria's women national basketball team D'Tigress suffered a 86-68 loss to Australia in their first game of the 2018 FIBA women's world cup on...

3SC DENIED ENTRY INTO MKO ABIOLA STADIUM: A DENT ON THE...

By Sunday Agunbiade As the new Board of Nigeria Football Federation emerged on Thursday through a free and fair elections with a mandate to improve...

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Lampard gives reason why Terry will not join him at Derby County

Frank Lampard says Derby County would sign former England captain John Terry "all day, every...

Real Madrid to make one more bid for Chelsea’s Eden Hazard

Real Madrid have reportedly decided to make one final offer to sign Chelsea winger Eden...

Everton name their price for Nigerian striker

Everton have reportedly told RB Leipzig that it will take a bid of £28m plus...

At last goal machine Adeleke Akinyemi leaves Ventspils for IK Start

Nigerian goal machine Adeleke Akinyemi has finally left his Latvian club Ventspils for Norwegian outfit...

Eto´o joins Qatar SC following Ligue 1 links

Samuel Eto'o has joined Qatar SC on a free transfer. The former Barcelona and Inter forward...

Tiemoue Bakayoko joins AC Milan on season long loan from Chelsea

Tiemoue Bakayoko's difficult time at Chelsea is over after the midfielder agreed a one-year loan...

BASKETBALL

Evelyn Akhator’s 24 points not enough as Nigeria lose to Australia in FIBA World Cup opener

Nigeria's women national basketball team D'Tigress suffered a 86-68 loss to Australia in their first...

Pain-free Kyrie Irving ready to help Celtics beat Warriors to 2019 NBA title

Kyrie Irving is healthy, motivated and ready to lead the Boston Celtics to their first...

Kwara Falcons, Kano Pillars win big as Kwese Premier League resumes

The Kwese Premier League resumed yesterday in Lagos and Bauchi respectively for the Atlantic and...

Benfica 0 Bayern Munich 2: Sanches returns to haunt his former club

Renato Sanches marked his return to the Bayern Munich fold with a superb goal against...

Al-Farouq Aminu ranked among top 100 NBA players

Barely a day after helping Nigeria's national basketball team to qualify for their first-ever FIBA...

FIBAWCQ: Ike Diogu stars as Nigeria beat Senegal 89-61 to maintain unbeaten run

Nigeria’s men national basketball team captain Ike Diogu led the team as D'Tigers beat Senegal...

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Serena acted with grace and class in US Open final – Curry

NBA star Stephen Curry says Serena Williams acted with "grace and class" during her controversial US Open final defeat to Naomi Osaka. Williams was issued...

​ITTF hails Nigeria’s feat in Mauritius

Following the heroic performance of Nigeria men team at the just concluded ITTF African Championships in Mauritius, the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has...

Djokovic beats del Potro to win 2018 US Open title and equal Sampras’ slam...

The rejuvenated Novak Djokovic produced a magnificent performance against Juan Martin del Potro to claim his third US Open title and equal Pete Sampras'...

Naomi Osaka sets records after beating Serena Williams to win the 2018 US Open...

Naomi Osaka claimed her maiden grand slam title in truly extraordinary circumstances at the US Open, as a furious Serena Williams became embroiled in...

Serena v Osaka: A statistical preview of the US Open final

Serena Williams will be looking to match Margaret Court's grand slam record when she takes on Naomi Osaka in the US Open final on...

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VIDEO: Scene from QPR and City has been selected as the...

A short scene from a match played between QPR and Manchester City in 1993 has been selected as the worst ever 20 second of...

Giacomo Bonaventure’s risky eye contact with wife of Ac Milan new...

We shouldn't be surprised if Italian midfielder Giacomo Bonaventura is sold this summer by Ac Milan after pulling this move that went viral on the...

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Naija finish for No. 78 for Rio 2016 Olympics medal table

Team Naija finish for number 78 ontop the medal table as Rio 2016 Olympics finish on Sunday. Na only de bronze wey de Dream...

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ARTICLE India avenge ICC Champions Trophy loss with big win over Pakistan

India gained a modicum of revenge for their ICC Champions Trophy loss to Pakistan last...

England´s Anderson becomes most prolific seamer in Test history

England's James Anderson became the most prolific Test wicket taker among seam bowlers with the...

Cook retires: The numbers behind England´s most prolific Test batsman

Alastair Cook announced he will retire from international cricket following the conclusion of the fifth...

Kohli promises same India intensity despite lost series

Virat Kohli insists India will not let their standards drop in the final Test against...

England crush India at Lord´s to take 2-0 lead

James Anderson and Stuart Broad starred as England crushed India by an innings and 159...