D’Tigress Beat Mozambique in 2017 Afrobasket Opener

Head coach of Nigeria’s senior women’s national team, Sam Vincent started his second stint with the D’Tigress on an impressive note as his side recorded an emphatic 80points to 69 points win over familiar foes, Mozambique on Friday. Vincent in a business-like fashion opted to start the game with Ogoke Sarah, Elonu Adaora, Madu Ndidi,…

Luhmühlen (GER) To Host FEI European Eventing Championships 2019

The German venue of Luhmühlen has been allocated hosting rights to the FEI European Eventing Championships 2019. The 2019 fixture will be the sixth time that Luhmühlen has hosted the Europeans, having previously staged the Championships in 1975, 1979, 1987, 1999 and most recently in 2011. It also hosted the world championships in 1982. Luhmühlen…

AIBA signs MOU with the ISF to develop School Sports and education…

AIBA signs MOU with the ISF to develop School Sports and education of young people through the positive values of boxing On the eve of the 29th Summer Universiade, AIBA and the International School Sport Federation (ISF) have today signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) in Taipei, committing to the joint exploration of boxing as…

NFF …Invites Coaches For Interview

The NFF has invited a total of 59 coaches for interview as the Federation gets set to fill vacant positions of Head Coach, Assistant Coach and Goalkeeper Trainer in the U17, U20 and U23 National Teams (men), the U17 and Senior National Teams (women) and the Beach Soccer National Team. Chairman of the NFF Technical…

Nigeria’s Future Eagles Conclude Tour Of Morocco

Nigeria’s U15 boys have rounded off a tour of the Kingdom of Morocco and are expected back in the country on Friday morning. The team coached by Atune Jolomi alongside assistant coaches Tyabo Abubakar and Olowookere Bankole and goalkeeper trainer Ernest Salolome lost their first game against the Morocco U15 squad 0-1 on Wednesday before…

SUPPORTERS CLUB WARNS PUBLIC AGAINST FAKE MEMBERSHIP

The Nigeria Football Supporters Club has warned members of the public to be wary of fake membership invitations by a group of people masquerading as members of the club. In a press release signed by Hafeez Balogun, Public Relations Officer of the NFSC, unwary members of the public are being lured through text messages and…

Sam Vincent Optimistic About D’Tigress As team Hits Bamako

Nigeria’s senior Women’s basketball team D’Tigress have arrived Bamako, the capital city of Mali for the 2017 FIBA Women Afrobasket tournament scheduled to start on Friday 18th of August. The team which left Lagos, Nigeria aboard an Air Cote d’Ivoire flight had a stopover in Abidjan before connecting to Bamako. The delegation led by the…

Edo State To Host 2016/2017 NWPL Super 4 tourney

All is now set for the kickoff of the 2016/17 Nigeria Women Premier League (NWPL) Super 4 tournament of the Nigeria Women Football League (NWFL) billed to take place at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium. The Super 4 will hold from 11th to 16th September in Benin City. Edo State Government are the sponsors of this…

Rivers United Crash Out Of 2017 Aiteo Cup

Cup competitions all over the world are usually dominated by shocks and a famous football pundit once described the FA Cup in England as the scourge of the giants and delight of the minnows. The latter was ruthlessly displayed on Wednesday in Port Harcourt as Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) club, Rivers United lost 6-7…

ICC U19 CRICKET WORLD CUP 2018 SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

Defending champion West Indies will open its campaign against host New Zealand in next year’s ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup, the schedule for which was announced on Thursday. The West Indies will play the inaugural Group A day-night fixture at Bay Oval in Tauranga on the opening day of the event which runs from…