WBSC Welcomes Mexico’s Pro Baseball Leagues LMB, LMP As Newest Members

The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) has added Mexico’s top professional baseball leagues, the Mexican Baseball League (LMB) and the Mexican Pacific League (LMP) as Associate Members of the world governing body. With the addition of LMB and LMP, WBSC’s global structure has expanded to 206 Members (195 National Federations and 11 Associate Members) across…

2018 ISSF World Cup Series Comes To An End In Tucson

USA claimed a gold and a bronze medal at today’s Trap Mixed Team final – the last match of the 2018 ISSF World Cup Shotgun in Tucson, Arizona, USA – finishing atop of the overall medal standing of the word cup stage with 2 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze out of five events. Team…

RANGERS SET UP PHYSIOTHERAPY REHAB CENTRE

Seven-time Nigerian league champions, Rangers International F.C is blazing the trails again as it took delivery of physiotherapy machines running into several millions of Naira from Enugu state government to set up the first Physiotherapy Rehabilitation Centre. Receiving the machines from the supplier, Tuesday, at Rangers Players’ camp, Nkponkiti Road, Independence Layout, Enugu, commissioner for…

Nigeria’s Flying Eagles Get Aremu Boost, Round Off Training

Norwegian club, IK Start has granted the request of Nigeria Football Federation to release former Super Eagles B star Afeez Olalekan Aremu to feature for the U20 boys, Flying Eagles in Saturday’s Africa U20 Cup of Nations qualifier against Mauritania in Lagos. The defensive midfielder turned up at the Flying Eagles’ Pearlwort Hotel camp in…

THE SEARCH IS ON FOR THE IAAF’S AIR QUALITY MONITORING DEVICE GLOBAL PARTNER

The IAAF’s search for a global partner to provide air quality monitoring devices (AQ) will reach a significant stage this week when five shortlisted tenderers showcase their technology at Stade Louis II in Monaco, during Friday’s Diamond League meeting. Representatives from Air Monitors Ltd, Clarity, Envicontrol, Kunak and South Coast Science have chosen to demonstrate…

TEAM NIGERIA JUDO ARRIVE ALGERIA

The Nigeria Judo federation contingent arrived in Algeria with eight Judokas to compete in the Africa Youth Games (AYG). The team has four males and four females who will fight for honours after being camped for weeks in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja. The team has Bose Folorunsho in the 44KG, Ogechi Udeze -52kg, Adija…

LMC Announces Indefinite Postponement Of NPFL Resumption

The League Management Company (LMC) Monday announced an indefinite suspension of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) which was scheduled to resume from the World Cup break on Wednesday, July 18. A letter informing the clubs of the decision attributed the suspension of the league to prevailing adverse circumstances in the administration of football in…

IAAF RELEASES LARGEST EVER ATHLETICS BIOMECHANICS STUDY

Almost everything that moved in the stadium at last year’s IAAF World Championships in London was recorded by 49 high speed cameras and has now been measured and analysed as part of the largest biomechanical study in the sport’s history. Today, the IAAF, in partnership with Leeds Beckett University, has released the results of this…

‘Future Eagles’ Off To Algiers For African Youth Games

Players and officials of the U15 National Team, nicknamed Future Eagles, will arrive in Algiers on Monday, 16th July for the football event of the 3rd African Youth Games taking place in the Algerian capital 19th – 28th July 2018. Team Administrator, Adewale Adeyinka confirmed to thenff.com before the contingent departed from the Murtala Mohammed…