Updated: Joshua reclaims boxing championships (Round-by-Round analysis)

Andy Ruiz v Anthony Joshua Anthony Joshua has reclaimed his heavyweight boxing belts from Andy Ruiz Jr. after their much-anticipated rematch Saturday at Diriyah Arena,...

Man City thrash Burnley, close gap with Liverpool

Gabriel Jesus: scores twice at Burnley Gabriel Jesus scored twice as Manchester City showed no signs of giving up on their Premier League title defence...

Nigeria Rugby squad arrives Antanararivo for 2023 World Cup qualifiers

Nigerian Rugby squad in Antanararivo Nigeria Rugby squad has arrived in Antananarivo for tomorrow’s 2023 Pre World Cup Qualifiers against Madagascar. Coach Bronson Weir announced the...

How Ogbemudia influenced Delta’s sports record – Okowa

Governor Ifeanyi Okowa Delta Governor, Sen. (Dr) Ifeanyi Okowa, on Thursday attributed the sterling prowess of the state in sports to the initiative of...

Arsenal coach Emery says job secured after losing at home

  Unai Emery: fumbles again Arsenal coach, Unai Emery said he did not fear for his job after his team slumped to a 2-1 loss in...

Rohr ranked 19th on World’s Top 20 Best National Coaches’ list

Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr Super Eagles manager, Gernot Rohr, has been ranked 19th on the World’s Top 20 Best National Coaches’ list following his...

Calgary head coach apologises to Nigerian Akim Aliu, 10 years after

Akim Aliu: complains against the Calgary coach Calgary Flames head coach Bill Peters has apologised for using “offensive language” towards a Nigerian-born player in the...

2020 Olympics: Nigeria to battle US, Serbia, Mozambique

D’Tigress players. Reigning African champions Nigeria will face world number one the U.S., Serbia and Mozambique in the battle for a spot at the women...

Manchester City’s owner sells stake

Sheikh Mansour, owner of Manchester City and City Football Group: sells 10% stake Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, owner of English Premier League...

Sports minister pledges synergy, development of school sports

Sunday Dare, Minister of Youth and Sports Development Minister of Youth and Sports Development Sunday Dare has pledged better synergy with private and public schools...

China donates mini-football stadium to Tunisia

Chinese Ambassador to Tunisia Wang Wenbin (L), Tunisian Minister of Youth and Sports Sonia Ben Cheikh (C) and President of the Tunisian Mini-Football Federation...

Champions League: Tottenham banking on Mourinho

Mourinho. Tottenham turned to Jose Mourinho to try and maintain their status as a Champions League club, but a terrible start to the Premier League...

World Beach Soccer: Oman Defeats Nigeria 6 – 5

Oman held off Nigeria and won 6-5 in a closely-fought encounter in Group D. Oman jumped into a two-goal lead thanks to Eid Al Farsi’s...

Ighalo, Oshoala, others nominated for CAF Awards

Super Falcons striker Asisat Oshoala Nigeria’s Odion Ighalo, Victor Osimhen and Wilfred Ndidi have been shortlisted for the 2019 CAF Men Footballer of the Year. The...

Davis Cup: Canada plays Nadal’s Spain in final

Nadal and Feliciano Lopez after winning the decisive doubles to make the final of Davis Cup Spain defeated England Saturday night to join Canada in...

Arsenal’s poor run continues against Southampton

Unai Emery: Time running out in Arsenal. Alex Lacazette scored an equaliser deep into stoppage time as Arsenal were held to a frustrating 2-2 draw...

Full transcript of Mourinho’s press conference after Tottenham win

Jose Mourinho on Saturday opened his account with a win in his first match as manager of Tottenham Hotspur. The team started on a high...

South Africa grab last Tokyo Olympic football ticket , Ghanaians weep

South Africans, right happy to book Tokyo Olympic football ticket South Africa snatched the last African place for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games on Friday,...

Lampard to Mourinho: ‘He has a good team’

Chelsea manager, Frank Lampard confirmed that he congratulated Jose Mourinho after he was appointed as the new coach of Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday. Lampard, who...

The die is cast: Wilder enters ring with Ortiz Saturday

Deontay Wilder knocked out Ortiz The MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas is set to host one of the biggest heavyweight boxing showdown, as WBC...

Sunday Dare Meets Gernot Rohr, Praises Work Done With Super Eagles So Far

Super Eagles head coach, Gernot Rohr, on Wednesday met with Nigeria's minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare during a courtesy visit...

Photos: Jose Mourinho’s first training session at Tottenham

Mourinho at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, White Hart Lane for his first training session Jose Mourinho has begun his work as the new head coach of...

Emmanuel reveals reasons that forced him out of football

Sani Emmanuel. Former My People FC kid wonder, Sani Emmanuel, has revealed his reasons for quitting football after emerging as one of the brightest stars...

Photos From The Super Eagles Match Against The Crocodiles Of Lesotho

Nigeria defeated Lesotho 4-2 in their second Group L qualifying game for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations. Victor Osimhen took center stage in Maseru...

Eden Hazard, laziest player ever – Mikel Obi

Former Nigeria captain and Chelsea Legend, John Mikel Obi has labelled Eden Hazard as the laziest player he ever played with despite records which...

Bye Bye Tokyo: Olympic Eagles crash out

The Olympic Eagles missing Tokyo Olympics Cup holders, Nigeria have crashed out of the ongoing U23 Africa Cup of Nations in Egypt following a costly...

Nigeria Ladies Golf: Ugandan Nakalembe wins opening round

Irene Nakalembe wins opening round of the 2019 Nigeria Ladies Open Golf Championship in Abuja The 2019 Nigeria Ladies Golf Open Championship teed off on...

2021 AFCON: I can’t be excited yet – Rohr

Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr. Super Eagles’ head coach Gernot Rohr on Wednesday said he can’t be excited yet despite defeating Benin Republic in...

NFF must extend Rohr’s contract – Victor Ikpeba

Victor Ikpeba Former international, Victor Ikpeba has said a new contract for the Super Eagles technical adviser, Gernot Rohr will allow the team to maintain...

Gundogan names Messi ‘greatest footballer of all time’ ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo

Manchester City midfielder, Ilkay Gundogan, has identified Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi as ‘the greatest footballer of all time’ ahead of Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo. Gundogan,...

Nigeria vs Benin: All the Super Eagles players who have arrived in camp

Super Eagles captain, Ahmed Musa, has arrived at the team’s camp, ahead of their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier on Wednesday. Musa, who missed...

EPL: Lacazette opens up on problem in Arsenal dressing room, speaks on Emery

Arsenal striker, Alexandre Lacazette, has admitted that he and his team-mates are low on confidence. The Gunners have only won once in their last six...

Andy Ruiz Jr apologizes for beating Anthony Joshua

Andy Ruiz Jr has ramped up mind games ahead of his rematch with Anthony Joshua, by taking aim at his promoter Eddie Hearn. The Mexican,...

Son sends message to Gomes after scoring twice in Tottenham’s 4-0 win over Red...

Tottenham Hotspur forward, Son Heung-min has apologised to Everton midfielder, Andre Gomes after scoring twice in his side’s UEFA Champions League 4-0 victory over...

Champions League: What Guardiola said about Kyle Walker after Man City’s draw with Atalanta

Manchester City boss, Pep Guardiola has congratulated defender, Kyle Walker for helping the Citizens during their 1-1 Champions League draw with Atalanta on Wednesday...

Kim Clijsters return to tennis delayed by knee injury

Former world number one Kim Clijsters will not play at the Australian Open in January as she planned in her bid to return to...

Yaya Toure Sent Off After 10 Seconds Of Final Football Match In China (Photos)

Man City legend Yaya Toure was sent off after just 10 seconds in what could be the last professional game of his career, MySportDab...

Transfer: How Arsenal, Man City almost signed Victor Osimhen

Super Eagles striker, Victor Osimhen, could have been playing in the Premier league. Former Wolfsburg sporting director, Klaus Allofs, revealed Osimhen was close to moving...

South Africa Wins The 2019 Rugby World Cup (photos, Video)

South Africa's Springboks Are Champions of the RugbyUnion for the 3rd time South Africa overpowered England 32-12 with a brutally effective forward display to win...

Amuneke says he wants a new job

Amuneke wants a new job Former Tanzania coach, Nigeria’s Emmanuel Amuneke has announced that he is open to new job offers from any where in...

FIFA U17 World Cup: Australia beat Nigeria 2-1

Australia on Friday edged Nigeria 2-1 in the teams’ final Group B encounter at the FIFA U-17 World Cup Brazil 2019 at the Estadio...

18 Incredible Gymnastics Facts You Will Enjoy

Friedrich Ludwig Jahn Is Considered the Father of Modern Gymnastics While the ancient Greeks practiced a form of gymnastics that included stretching, swimming, and running,...

Nwakali, Awoniyi, 19 others make Nigeria’s title defence squad

National U-23 Head Coach, Imama Amapakabo has named team captain Azubuike Okechukwu, defenders Anthony Izuchukwu, Sincere Seth and Olisah Ndah, midfielders Kelechi Nwakali, Muyiwa...

Messi Returns To Argentina Squad After Three-Month Ban

Lionel Messi has been included in Argentina's squad for friendlies against Brazil and Uruguay next month, after his three-month international football ban ended. The Barcelona...

AFCONQ: Rohr unhappy at fixture schedule. Why is CAF unbothered?

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has expressed dissatisfaction over his team’s 2021 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) fixture schedule for November. The Eagles, who finished...

Golden Eaglet’s victory, a lesson for all – President Buhari

Golden Eaglets celebrate with the U-17 World Cup trophy President Muhammadu Buhari has applauded the performance of the Golden Eaglets in their second game at...

Adekuoroye laments corporate bodies’ apathy to other sports

World wrestling bronze medalist, Odunayo Adekuoroye is saddened by the ‘total neglect’ other sports, especially wrestling, have suffered in the hands of Nigeria’s corporate...

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Cameroon beaten by Tajikistan

Cameroon’s U-17 team in Brazil: Upset by Tajikistan Cameroon, Africa’s Under-17 football champions were upset in their Group E match by Tajikistan, losing 0-1 and...

FIFA U-17 World Cup: Senegal thrash USA

The Senegalese lads turn the Estadio Kleber Andrade pitch into a dance floor after whipping USA FIFA U-17 World Cup Tournament debutants Senegal overcame the...

Ballon D’Or organizers explains why Neymar was excluded from final list of nominees

Ballon D’Or organisers, France Football, have revealed why Neymar was left out their 30-man shortlist for the award. Neymar was excluded along with last year’s...