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World Cross Country Championships: Team Nigeria set for action in Kampala

A total of US$310,000 in prize money will be awarded by the IAAF.

Imama Amapakabo ][Photo Credit: Complete Sports Nigeria]

Nigerian League: Rangers threaten to sack Coach

Rangers are at the moment level on 12 points with the bottom team in the NPFL, Remo Stars.


Federer dismisses Nadal as Djokovic is blown away by Kyrgios

Federer has now defeated Nadal in three consecutive meetings.


Frankie Fredericks steps down amid IAAF investigations

The Namibian sprinter denied any wrongdoing.

Lagos State Governor, Mr. Akinwunmi Ambode (2nd right); Minister of Youth and Sports, Barr. Solomon Dalung (right); Special Adviser to the Governor on Sports, Mr. Deji Tinubu (middle); Commissioner for Waterfront Infrastructure Development, Engr. Ade Adesanya (2nd left) and his counterpart for Information & Strategy, Mr. Steve Ayorinde (left) during the inspection visit to the National Stadium, Surulere, on Wednesday, March 1, 2017.

Lagos ready to ‘take over’ National Stadium

“We cannot fold our arms and just leave this monument to just waste away.”

Nigerian boxers

Army defeats Lagos, Police, others to win Nigerian boxing championship

The six-day championship took place at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos State.

Lagos Marathon [Photo Credit: The Guardian Nigeria]

Lagos Marathon: Participants begin collection of medals

Only athletes who finished within seven hours would get medals.

Samson Siasia

Siasia misses out on Orlando Pirates, Rwanda job

Siasia is still in the running for head coach of the national team of South Africa.

Usain Bolt

There are no limits, Bolt says after winning historic 4th Laureus Award

He had also won the prestigious award in 2013, 2010 and 2009.

Nigeria Volleyball Team[Photo Credit: Hope News Paper]

Volleyball: Nigerian teams qualify for World Championships

Both male and female teams qualified.

Andrea Petkovic

Nazi-era German anthem at tennis tournament sparks outrage

The obsolete first verse, including the words “Germany, Germany above all else” was sung by a soloist at the Fed Cup.

Angolan Police after the stampede in the Stadium

Angola stadium stampede kills 17

Hundreds more were reported injured when supporters stormed the gates after failing to gain entry

The Account Director for Discovery Brands Management Limited, Dapo Onamusi giving insights on the Beach Olympic Games to be held in Lagos

Lagos to host ‘Beach Olympics’

The maiden edition of the Beach Olympics will feature 15 games.

Winners at the just concluded 2017 Lagos City Marathon

Kenyan duo win 2017 Lagos City Marathon

The Lagos Marathon race hosts over 50,000 local and international athletes from 27 countries.

Lagos Marathon [Photo credit: The Nation]

100,000 athletes from 27 countries to participate in Lagos marathon, Govt says

About 64 elite athletes from 26 countries and 102 from Nigeria.

Tiger Woods
Photo: Los Angeles Times

I will never feel great again, Tiger Woods says

Woods is hoping to play in the U.S. Masters in April, the first major of the year.

Qatar spending N157 billion weekly on World Cup infrastructure projects — Official

The government plans to spend $200 billion.


Winner emerges in football tournament led by Nigerian celebrity coaches

The star players of the competition were popular indigenous rapper, Reminisce, and star actress, Juliet Ibrahim.

Credits: 360 Football

Christian Chukwu heads Rangers FC new management

The former Super Eagles captain and coach was named Monday.

Lagos Marathon [Photo credit: The Nation]

Lagos roads to be closed for Marathon race

For about 12 hours, some parts of Lagos will be shut down.

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal (Photo Credit; Golf Digest)

Federer, Nadal speak after Australian Open final

“Tennis is a tough sport, there are no draws; but if there were I would have been happy to share it with Rafa.”

Roger Federer kisses the trophy after winning his Men’s singles final match against Rafael Nadal. Photograph: Issei Kato/Reuters

Federer defeats Nadal to win Australian Open

Serena Williams had on Saturday won the women’s singles

Serena wins her 23rd Grand Slam title [Photo credit:]

Serena wins her 23rd Grand Slam title

It took about 90 minutes but Serena finally beat Venus 6-4 6-4.

Rafael Nadal
Photo credit: International Business Times

Nadal to meet Federer in Australia Open Final

In head-to-head, Nadal holds the advantage over Federer at 23-11.

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Nigerian League: Obaje emerges highest earner

Obaje is earning N2 million monthly.