Ahead Of 2017 ITTF World Cup: I Need A Coach, Aruna Quadri Pleads

Despite putting Nigeria on the world map at several occasions, Africa’s highest ranked table tennis player, Aruna Quadri is pleading for support for him to hire a coach prosecute the 2017 ITTF World Cup holding in Liege, Belgium later in the year. Quadri who has consistently been inking his name in the annals of African…

DALUNG HAILS D’TIGRESS, SUPER EAGLES

The Youth and Sports Minister, Barrister Solomon Dalung has praised the senior women’s national basketball team, the D’Tigress for their outstanding performance so far at the FIBA Women’s Afrobasket 2017 currently holding in Bamako, Mali. D’Tigress thrashed their counterparts from Egypt by 106 points to 72 in the third game of their Group B fixture…

Eventing Gold For Great Britain and Germany’s Ingrid Klimke at Strzegom

A jubilant British team was celebrating after jumping three superb clear rounds in the final phase to hold onto their overnight lead and clinch the longed-for team title at the FEI European Eventing Championships in Strzegom (POL) today. “We are very excited to be back on top. We’ve got some amazing riders and horses and…

NPFL MATCHDAY 35: MFM FC Claim Vital Win Over Gombe United

Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries FC claimed a vital 1-0 win over struggling Gombe United in Matchday 35 clash of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) played at the Soccer Temple, Agege Stadium courtesy of a header from Monsuru Bashiru. MFM FC began the lively contest with determination and precision as they pressed forward…

Kwese Premier Basketball: Pillars, Falcons Win Conference Six Playoffs

Nigerian Premier Basketball League defending champions, Kano Pillars and top notch Nigerian club, at the weekend emerged champions of the Savannah and Atlantic Conference Six of the Kwese Premier League playoffs after winning all the five matches. The two Conferences had six teams each, saw actions at the Murtala Muhammed Square, Kaduna and the Indoor…

Aruna Quadri Shows Class At Bulgaria Open

What Aruna Quadri could not achieve in Lagos was made possible at the ITTF World Tour tagged Bulgaria Open, as the Nigerian became the star attraction in the men’s singles where he finished in top four at the ITTF’s second most prestigious tournament on Saturday August 19. After his disappointing round of 16 defeat in…

2017 FIBA Women Afrobasket: D’Tigress Devour Stubborn DR Congo

The D’Tigress recorded their second win at the ongoing 2017 FIBA Women Afrobasket tournament after digging deep to defeat stubborn Democratic Republic of Congo by 84 points to Coach Sam Vincent again put faith in Ogoke Sarah, Elonu Adaora, Madu Ndidi, Akhator Evelyn and Kalu Ezinne who started against Mozambique in their first game on…

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…