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D’Tigers lose to Scotland, miss out on semifinal spot @ Commonwealth games

Having picked up three defeats at the ongoing Commonwealth Games, D’Tigers have again failed to impress in their outing as they lose a fourth consecutive game to Scotland on Tuesday. Despite a spirited performance in the course of the game,...

Gold Coast 2018: Nigeria Win Three Gold, Two Silver In Powerlifting, Set World Record

Nigerian trio, Roland Ezuruike, Esther Oyema and Ndidi Nwosu, on Tuesday all won gold medals in the para-powerlifting events at the ongoing Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in Australia. The News Agency of Nigeria reports that the duo of Paul...

Formula 1: Vettel out to end long China wait

Despite Sebastian Vettel's success in Asia over the years, the Chinese Grand Prix has rarely been a happy hunting ground for the driver. His early-season form faces arguably its biggest challenge yet as Formula One arrives in China, where...

Physically challenged athletes rescue Nigeria at Commonwealth Games, want to meet Buhari

What able-bodied Nigerian athletes have failed to do, their physically challenged counterparts accomplished yesterday at the on-going 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. Four gold and four silver medals by the special athletes catapulted Team Nigeria to the ninth...

Argentina plans two friendlies ahead Russia 2018 World Cup

One of Nigeria’s opponents in the group stage of the Russia 2018 World Cup, Argentina plans to play two friendly matches in May.With preparations for the World Cup up and running, LioneL Messi and co will play two friendly...

FIFA appoints Nigerian medical doctor Doping Control Officer

A former medical doctor in the Nigerian U-17 football team, Dr Ayodeji Olarinoye, has been appointed Doping Control Officer ( DCO ) by the world soccer governing body, FIFA. Olarinoye, who graduated from the University of Ilorin, is now the...

Roma upset Barcelona, Liverpool demolish City

Roma staged a stunning comeback from 1-4 in the first leg of the UEFA Champions quarter final pairing with Barcelona to beat the former champions and the Spanish leaders 3-0 and qualify for the semi-finals on goals aggregate. Bosnia’s Edin...

Aderemi upsets No. 1 seed Ekpeyongin in CBN junior tennis

OMOLADE Aderemi of Ondo State achieved what she called “the win of my life” when she recorded an upset victory against No. 1 seed Rebecca Ekpeyong from Akwa Ibom in the Girls 16s quarter-finals. Ekpeyong who came to the tournament...

Ronaldo thanks Juventus supporters for applauding his goal

Cristiano Ronaldo thanked Juventus fans who applauded his stunning bicycle kick goal for Real Madrid against the Italian side on Tuesday. The Portugal forward also said he had been hoping for a long time to score in such spectacular fashion. “Obviously...

FIFA testing new rules: yellow cards for coaches

Football’s ruling body FIFA is testing three possible new rules including yellow cards for coaches at youth tournaments, according to Deputy Secretary-General Zvonimir Boban. Boban told Wednesday’s edition of German weekly Sport Bild that coaches and other officials are currently sent...

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