AUSTRALIA AND INDIA WIN SECOND GAMES IN ICC WOMEN’S WORLD CUP

Sri Lanka batter Chamari Athapaththu slammed an unbeaten 178, the second highest score in ICC Women’s World Cup history, but it was not enough as Australia won by eight wickets in Bristol. Meg Lanning guided the defending champion over the line with an unbeaten 152 as Australia reached its target in 43.5 overs for a…

IAAF APPROVES THE APPLICATION OF NINE RUSSIANS TO COMPETE AS NEUTRAL ATHLETES…

IAAF APPROVES THE APPLICATION OF NINE RUSSIANS TO COMPETE AS NEUTRAL ATHLETES AT THE IAAF WORLD U18 CHAMPIONSHIPS NAIROBI 2017 The IAAF Doping Review Board has agreed the applications of nine Russian athletes to compete in the IAAF U18 World Championships Nairobi 2017 as neutral athletes under Competition Rule 22.1A(b) while the Russian national federation…

GIVE’n’TAKE JACKPOT PRIZE INCREASES TO N18.4 MILLION THIS SUNDAY…

GIVE’n’TAKE JACKPOT PRIZE INCREASES TO N18.4 MILLION THIS SUNDAY AS OVER 360 NIGERIANS WON VARIOUS CONSOLATION PRIZES AT LAST WEEK’S DRAW The Jackpot Prize for the forthcoming Give’n’Take Lottery Gameshow LIVE draw this Sunday 2nd of July 2017 is now N18.4million up from the initial Jackpot Prize of N15million Naira that was up for grabs…

FEI Tribunal Issues Final Decisions on Banned Substance Cases

The FEI Tribunal has issued its Final Decisions on three banned substance cases under the FEI’s Equine Anti-Doping and Controlled Medication Regulations (EADCMRs). Samples taken on 4 September 2015 from the horse Houkoumi G (FEI ID 104XV97/BEL), ridden by Evelyne Stoffel (FEI ID 10128731/BEL) at the CEI1* 100 in Virton (BEL), tested positive for the…

GREAT BRITAIN’S KATHERINE GRAINGER WINS 2017 THOMAS KELLER MEDAL

Rowing’s most prestigious award, the Thomas Keller Medal for an Outstanding Career in Rowing is to be awarded to Katherine Grainger of Great Britain. Grainger is Great Britain’s most accomplished female Olympic rower with five Olympic medals from five consecutive Olympic Games. These medals include gold at the London 2012 Olympic Games and then a…

Algerian Sensation ‘Dares’ Quadri, Assar At 2017 ITTF Africa Cup

Since making his debut for Algeria in 2015, 20-year-old Naim Karali has established himself as an integral part of the Algerian team. And when the 2017 ITTF Africa Cup serves on July the 1st on Morocco, Naim Karali believes the reign Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri and Egypt’s Omar Assar may be coming to an end. Having…

AITEO Extends Partnership With NFF as Federation Cup Becomes AITEO Cup

AITEO, Nigeria’s foremost energy solution company, on Wednesday acquired the ‘Naming Right’ of the NFF Federation Cup, as an extension/addendum to the company’s sponsorship agreement with the Nigeria Football Federation. It is also part of the rights AITEO has under the original agreement. Those rights will enable the acquisition of additional commercial assets from the…

OKON: LOSS TO BAYELSA QUEENS WILL INSPIRE US TO VICTORY

The battle is pretty much on as far as qualification for the Nigeria Women Football league (NWFL) Super 4 is concerned and defending champions, Rivers Angels believe they can still be amongst the best. The NWFL side suffered her first defeat in the current season at the hands of Bayelsa Queens during a Week 8…

ABS FC To Commission New Puma Kits Against Kano Pillars

The Management of Abubakar Bukola Saraki (ABS) Ilorin FC, has concluded arrangements to commission its new Puma kits against Kano Pillars on Wednesday in Ilorin. The Club’s Director of Football, Alloy Chukwuemeka, told the players after Monday’s training in Ilorin, that they will seize to wear anything again but Puma. “Let us put everything to…