Simona Halep beats Serena Williams to win first Wimbledon title
Serena, 37, is still one win short of Margaret Court’s all-time tally and that dream grows more unlikely by the day.
Wimbledon: Federer defeats Nadal in epic clash, to face Djokovic in final
Friday’s contest was the first meeting at Wimbledon between Nadal and Federer since the 2008 final.
AFCON 2019: Okowa Hails Resilient Super Eagles For Semi-Final Qualification
The Super Eagles will play either Cote D’ivoire or Algeria in the semi final.
Wimbledon 2019: Novak Djokovic zooms into semi-final
Serena Williams and Andy Murray crash out of mixed doubles
Serena Williams crushes Suarez Navarro to reach quarter-finals
Serena Williams also conjured 21 winners, some of which left the crowd gasping in admiration and her 30-year-old opponent helpless.
12th African Games: 24 cyclists begin camping in Gombe — CFN
The 12th African Games is expected to flag off on August 19.
Judo: Edo deputy governor charges athletes to excel at African Games
More than 50 judokas representing the states in the federation, tertiary institutions, and clubs, participated in an intense competition spanning three days.
Women’s World Cup: Ex-England striker wants male referees to help over VAR
With VAR being used for the first time in women’s football at the 24-team tournament in France, many games have had more than 10 minutes of stoppage time.
FIFA ramps up pressure on Iran to grant women access to matches
Infantino requested a timeline to be delivered to FIFA that would result in women to being able to buy tickets for the qualifiers, which begin on Sept. 5.
IAAF Diamond League: Blessing Okagbare wins in Rabat
Okagbare coasted to victory in the women’s 100m event on Sunday.
MoC Grand Prix: Top Nigerian athletes set for action in Lagos
Athletes based in Nigeria have been starved of competition.
NBA Finals | The Warriors have been dethroned by the Raptors
The Warriors started the fourth quarter with a two-point lead, but could not meet up with the Raptors.
NPFL: Enyimba beat Akwa United to win record eighth league title
The Aba-based team will represent Nigeria in next season’s CAF Champions League.
Djokovic stays top, ahead of Nadal in ATP rankings
Rafael Nadal won the French Open on Sunday.
What I’ll do if reappointed sports minister — Dalung
The former minister says “any human being” cannot stop his appointment if he is destined to return.
Divine Oduduru becomes second fastest African, sets new Nigerian record
About 45 minutes after his heroics in the 100m, Oduduru won the 200 meters in 19.73 seconds, both times wind-legal.
Nadal too tough for Federer, reaches 12th French Open final
The Spaniard had never lost to Federer in their five previous French Open meetings.
12th All Africa Games: Four athletes to represent Lagos at National Judo trials
The athletes would resume camping on Tuesday at the National Stadium, under the supervision of the Lagos State judo coaches, to sharpen their skills.