Category Archives: Multisports

THE HYPOCRISY OF CORPORATE NIGERIA IN SPORTS SPONSORSHIP By Uche George Egbe

It is often said that a gold fish has no hiding place, and the moment Alex Iwobi scored that goal in Uyo to guarantee Nigeria’s participation in the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia, the Super Eagles became an object of spectacle, attractive to not only the fans, the media and other stakeholders, but also […]

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Lacoste To Celebrate Iconic Olympic Heritage With New apparel Line

* First exclusive Olympic Heritage lifestyle apparel collection designed by Lacoste as part of a three-year licensing agreement. * The Olympic Heritage collection is an essential element of the new IOC Global Licensing Strategy, developed in line with Olympic Agenda 2020. * The launch of the Olympic Heritage collection designed by Lacoste coincides with the […]

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WRESTLING: Nigerian Youngsters Intensify Preparations For 2018 African Youth Games

Twenty cadet wrestlers as well as their sparring partners have stepped up their preparations for the 2018 African Youth Games (AYG) which runs from 19-28 July. The wrestlers – who are between the ages of 15 and 17–will represent Nigeria at the 3rd edition of the AYG in Algiers, Algeria. The athletes are made up […]

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IOC Continues With Dialogue On The Korean peninsula

Delegations from North and South Korea, China and Japan invited to Lausanne for Olympic Day. During talks between the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President, Thomas Bach, and the President of South Korea, Moon Jae-in, and later with the leader of North Korea, Kim Jong Un, both leaders asked the IOC to continue to support the […]

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Buenos Aires 2018 Introducing Sport To Over One Million Local Youth

Yesterday, the Buenos Aires 2018 Organising Committee (BAYOGOC) outlined, at the final meeting with the International Olympic Committee (IOC)’s Coordination Commission, how its vision of bringing sport to the young people of Argentina has come to fruition and that preparations are on track with just over four months to go to the 3rd Summer Youth […]

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2018 Ladies In Sport Conference Comes Up 1st Of June at The Lagos Sheraton Hotel

The 2018 Ladies in Sport Conference will take place on the 1st of June at the Lagos Sheraton Hotel Ikeja. The conference features international expert speakers like the International business development manager for the La Liga, Javier Del Rio; Sports facility Manager, Chris Hague; CAS member Deanna Reiss and returning for this year’s edition International […]

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NIGERIA PROPOSES TO HOST 2022 YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES

Nigeria has officially made a proposal to the International Olympic Committee to host the 2022 Youth Olympic Games in Abuja. At a video presentation held in Abuja on Sunday, the Nigerian delegation comprising the Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Barrister Solomon Dalung, the Permanent Secretary Mr Adesola Olusade, the Nigeria Olympic Committee President Engr […]

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International Olympic Committee announces first ever Olympism in Action Forum

Forum to initiate global conversation on the role of sport in society The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is launching the first ever Olympism in Action Forum in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on 5 and 6 October 2018. This new event is another concrete example of the implementation of the reforms outlined in Olympic Agenda 2020. To […]

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GOLD COAST 2018: Adeniyi Retains Commonwealth Gold, As Bibo Settles For Silver In Wrestling

Aminat Adeniyi and Melvin Bibo capped a memorable outing for Team Nigeria in the wrestling event, winning gold and silver respectively on the final day of competition at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia. In the final of the 62 kg weight class, Adeniyi, 24, made it back-to-back Commonwealth titles, with victory over […]

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GYMNAST JADE FAULKNER RELISHES C’WEALTH PARTICIPATION

Nigeria’s flag bearer in the Rhythmic Gymnastics event, Jade Faulkner has expressed delight in representing Nigeria at the XXI Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast. The 24 year old who is the first female gymnast to represent Nigeria in Rhythmic Gymnastics spoke on how she traced her heritage to the 2018 Commonwealth Games. “I did a […]

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GOLD COAST 2018: Nigerian Wrestlers Bag Three Medals On Opening Day

Team Nigeria won three medals – one silver and two bronze – as the wrestling event began at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, Australia on Thursday. Fighting in the 76kg weight class, Blessing Onyebuchi settled for silver after she lost to Olympic champion Erica Wiebe in the final. The Canadian secured the gold […]

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India Defeat Nigeria To Claim Commonwealth Games Men’s Table Tennis Team Gold in Gold Coast

The Indian men’s team has matched the historic feat of their women’s team by clinching the Men’s Team Gold at the 2018 Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast, Australia. The Indian team represented by Sharath Kamal ACHANTA, Sathiyan GNANASEKARAN and Harmeet DESAI were too strong for a heroic Nigerian team in the final, claiming victory […]

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