Wikki Tourists, FC IfeanyiUbah To Open 2016 NPFL Super4

Wikki Tourists and FC IfeanyiUbah have been drawn to play the opening game of the 2016/17 Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) which flags off on December 7 at the Nnamdi Azikiwe Stadium in Enugu. According to fixtures released by the League Management Company (LMC), the opening match will kick-off at 5pm with the second fixture…

Gold Cup: Odey Shoots MFM FC To Semi-Final

Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Football Club have qualified to the semi-final of the 4th edition of Gold Cup Pre-season Tournament after a 1-1 draw against Niger Tornadoes Football Club on Wednesday evening in Ijebu-Ode. Both teams began the fascinating encounter on a remarkable note with sublime passing skills. MFM FC’s Ifeanyi Abara two…

Future Stars Ignite Cape Town For Table Tennis World Juniors

The much-anticipated 2016 ITTF World Junior Championships will begin on Wednesday November 30 in Cape Town with over 20 countries across the globe competing for honours at the eight-day tournament. GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World – the largest entertainment destination of its kind in South Africa, will host the championships as teams begin hostilities in…

Rivers United Enter Third Phase of Pre-Season

Nigeria Professional Football League club, Rivers United have entered the third phase of their pre-season exercise ahead of the commencement of the 2016/17 football season. The first phase commenced in Port Harcourt on November 1 with the ‘Pride of Rivers’ playing a handful of test matches against local sides while the coaches concentrated on bringing…

AWCON: Super Falcons To Tackle Cameroon In The finals

Champions Nigeria will confront host nation Cameroon in the final of the 10th Women Africa Cup of Nations on Saturday. Cameroon got the better of Ghana in the first semi final at the Ahmadou Ahidjo Stadium on Tuesday, with a second half strike, and Nigeria did same against the Banyana Banyana of South Africa at…

IAAF LAUNCHES ONLINE PORTAL – REPORT DOPING

The IAAF has today launched a secure online portal in six languages that can be used to report doping, the latest weapon in its fight against cheating in sport. The IAAF operates the most universal and comprehensive anti-doping programme among global sports federations. With more than 80 nationalities represented in the IAAF’s Registered Testing Pool…

MFM’s Olatunbosun Marks Return With Gold Cup Hat Trick

Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries FC skillful winger, Sikiru Olatunbosun announced his return to his team by scoring a hat trick against Nationwide League One (NLO) side, FC Ebedei at the 4th edition of Gold Cup Pre-season Tournament in Ijebu-Ode, Ogun State on Monday, November 28, 2016. Olatunbosun who was spotted in Akwa United…

Tickets on sale for 2017 Artistic Gymnastics World Championships

Tickets are now on sale for the 47th Artistic Gymnastics World Championships in Montreal (CAN) and those who purchase their seats early will receive a special deal. Ticket sales debuted Monday at noon Quebec time (UTC-5) with a discount to entice early birds: 15 percent off regular tickets between now and January 2. Competition runs…

NANPF TASK CLUBS ON PAYMENT OF DEBTS

The National Association of Nigeria Professional Footballers NANPF has deepened its communication further with the clubs indebted to players and coaches following monies recovered recently by the Economic and Financial Crime Commission, EFCC for the clubs under the Nigeria Premier league, NPL as Broadcast rights from Total Promotion. Following the advice of the leadership of…

WE DONT DISCRIMINATE AGAINST FALCONS-DALUNG…TIPS NIGERIA TO WIN AWCON

Ahead of the Nigeria’s semi final clash tomorrow against South Africa at the ongoing Africa Women’s Cup of Nations in Cameroon the Minister of Youth and Sports, Barrister Solomon Dalung has tipped the Super Falcons to do the nation proud and lift the trophy. While addressing journalists in Abuja, the Minister praised the unrelenting effort…