MFM FC Continue Smooth Home Run, Defeat Wikki Tourists FC

Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries FC continued their fine home form on Wednesday at the Agege Stadium, after claiming a 2-1 win over Wikki Tourists in one of Matchday 6 fixtures of the Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL). MFM FC dominated early on in the game with Olatunbosun Sikiru winning the first free kick […]…

Bendel Insurance Shall Bounce Back – Edeoghon

Concerned stakeholders have continued to express optimism about the future of Bendel Insurance in Nigerian football. The gunners as the once high riding team are known has continued to languish in the lower rungs of Nigerian league. And not even the renewed interest shown by the state government in the just concluded season, was enough…

CAF 3RD VICE PRESIDENT AND PRESIDENTS OF STANDING COMMITTEES REVEALED

At the end of the CAF Extraordinary General Assembly held on Friday, 21 July 2017, in Rabat, Morocco, which saw the adoption by a large majority (50 votes for and 3 abstentions) for amendment to the organization’s statutes, a meeting of the Executive Committee was convened by CAF President Ahmad. This was in order to…

ITTF Lists Nigeria Open, Confirms Date For Tournament

The International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) has listed Nigeria Open in its Challenge Series calendar as well as confirms the date for the championships holding at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of Teslim Balogun Stadium. Nigeria Open remains the highest prize money tournament among the ITTF Challenge Series with a purse of $46000 and the world…

What Eagles Must do to Beat Bafana Bafana

Make no mistake, the South Africans can play. Their build up is majorly from the back and they execute their attacks via the wings. They pass the ball around swiftly while putting together delightful passes. Despite their beautiful play, they lack players that can really hurt opponent’s defence from a long distance, no wonder they…

Snooker’s Top Stars Target Riga

World Champion Mark Selby and defending champion Neil Robertson are among the snooker kings set to play in the 2017 Kaspersky Riga Masters. Robertson won the world ranking event last year by beating Michael Holt in the final at the Riga Arena in Latvia. And this time he’ll be defending his title against the likes…

SOUTH AFRICA RETAINS NO.1 ODI RANKING FOLLOWING ANNUAL UPDATE

· Eighth-ranked Pakistan extends advantage over ninth-ranked West Indies as 30 September 2017 cut-off date for direct qualification for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 gets closer South Africa and Australia have retained the top two positions on the MRF Tyres ICC ODI Team Rankings following the 1 May annual update, but eighth-ranked Pakistan has…

PREZELJ TO REPLACE FREDERICKS ON IAAF TASKFORCE

IAAF President Sebastian Coe has appointed IAAF Athletes’ Commission Chairperson Rozle Prezelj to replace IAAF Council Member Frank Fredericks who, with the agreement of the president, has stepped aside as a member of the five strong IAAF Taskforce which is coordinating the re-admittance process concerning the suspended Russian athletics federation RusAF. “I have decided to…

World Sailing Headquarters To Relocate To London

World Sailing’s headquarters will relocate from Southampton to central London, UK in late summer 2017. The selection of London as the new home for the International Federation comes after an extensive evaluation process of possible locations undertaken since the election of a new President and Board of Directors in November 2016. The criteria for the…