Team Nigeria Vows To Win 8th African Armwrestling Championship

The chief coach of the Team Nigeria Armwrestling squad, Femi Akinsanya, has vowed that the Nigerian team would spring surprises at the 8th Africa Armwrestling Championship, Lagos 2017 as the competition begins on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at the Molade Okoya Thomas Indoor Sports Hall inside the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos. Akinsanya, who is […]

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ISSF EGA approves Tokyo 2020 Programme…

The International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Extraordinary General Assembly (EGA) today approved the Tokyo 2020 Shooting Sport Olympic program, and the creation of an open and consultative forum comprising athletes, coaches and representatives from Member Federations to review the shooting events for the 2024 Olympic Games and beyond. The EGA had been called to discuss […]

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Borgward Will be Main Official Sponsor of 2017 AIBA World Championships in Hamburg

With 60 days until the start of competition, AIBA has reached agreement with the German car manufacturer Borgward to become the Main Official Sponsor for the 2017 AIBA Men’s World Championships in Hamburg. Running from 25 August to 2 September, the year’s biggest boxing tournament will be able to count on the financial and logistical […]

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Cameroon To Organise 2017 Women’s African Nations Volleyball Championship and World Champs Qualifiers

2017 Women’s African Nations Championship Cameroon will host the 2017 Women’s African Nations Championship according to the decision made by the CAVB Board of Administration on October 7 to 14, 2017 in the capital Yaoundé. Owing to the decision of the board the competition will also act as a qualifier for the 2018 FIVB Worldchampionship […]

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FOOTBALL FANS CONGRESS TO HOLD IN LAGOS

Football fans from across the country and different parts of the world are expected to storm Lagos in October, this year, for a historic event tagged the Football Fans Congress. According to a press release signed by Rev. Samuel Ikpea, the National Chairman of the Nigeria Football Supporters Club, the epochal event which has the […]

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Ovtcharov Claims Germany’s First ITTF China Open Title Since 2006

World number four Dimitrij OVTCHAROV (GER) has claimed Germany’s first China Open title in 11 years at the Seamaster 2017 ITTF World Tour Platinum China Open that concluded today, 25 June 2017 in Chengdu, China. The last time Germany ever won the prestigious title was in 2006, where Timo BOLL defeated China’s WANG Liqin to […]

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Nigerian Referees, Assessors, Fitness Trainers Set For FIFA Elite Programme

All is now set for this year’s FIFA Member Association (MA) Elite Programme for Nigerian referees, assessors and physical fitness trainers taking place in the Federal Capital Territory, Abuja between 3rd and 8th July 2017. Last year, more than 230 Nigerian referees, instructors and assessors were involved in the elite programme, which took place 16th […]

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Nigeria, Egypt To Rekindle Rivalry in Morocco At ITTF Africa Cup

African best table tennis playing nations – Nigeria and Egypt will later this month rekindle their rivalry at the ITTF Africa Cup holding in Agadir, Morocco. Egypt as the defending champions will be relying on their stars – Omar Assar and Dina Meshref who are hoping to hold on to the title they won at […]

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“Survival” Sailing At 2017 Para World Sailing Championships

Whatever wind was lacking on Thursday at the 2017 Para World Sailing Championships certainly wasn’t on Friday, as the breeze turned up several notches, pushing sailors into “survival” mode. A strong 16 – 17 knot westerly breeze, gusting 28, swept across northern Germany and created some challenging conditions for sailors. Despite the strong breeze the […]

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ISSF: “Olympic Programme reforms best for shooting’s long-term future”

Member Federations arrive in Munich ahead of EGA to discuss reforms… Ahead of tomorrow’s Extraordinary General Assembly (EGA), International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) President Olegario Vázquez Raña today expressed his firm belief that changes to shooting’s events on the Olympic programme are not just necessary, but essential for the long-term future of the sport. The […]

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OLYMPIC DAY IS A GOOD DAY TO FOCUS ON THE FUNDAMENTALS THAT UNDERPIN SPORT

It’s critical for sport to stay relevant in today’s changing landscape, but the speed of change can only be effective if there is a solid and strong platform of trust in place. That’s the message IAAF CEO Olivier Gers delivered on Olympic Day at the International Olympic Academy Symposium on Governance in Sport and the […]

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KWESE PBL: SOARING HOOPERS EXTEND AWAY WINNING STREAK TO FIVE

A late rally ensured Rivers Hoopers beat Nigeria Customs by 96-91 points at the Sports Hall of the National Stadium in Lagos on Thursday thus extending their imperious winning streak on the road to five games. Solomon Ajegbeyi led four other players to score in double figures. Ajegbeyi scored 20 points and 9 rebounds, Oba […]

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