Tokyo 2020: Esther Toko Shaping up for debut Olympic Games Appearance

Rowing rising star Esther Tamaraebi Toko is set to make history at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games when she becomes the first home based Athlete to represent Nigeria in the event at the Summer games. Toko qualified for the games at the 13th African Rowing championships, the African...

Kyle Kuzma Scores 16 Points As Lakers Beat Nets 128-113 On The Road

The Lakers jumped ahead early and kept their nose in front for most of the game. James led the Lakers to their first run – 2 minutes 9-0 push at the 8:46 mark in the 1st quarter scoring 7 points, and setting the score at 8-13. To finish out the 1st quarter. Wilson Chandler...

Vandrezzer FC Set To Launch Football Academy

The Management of Vandrezzer Football Club has announced the birth of Vandrezzer Football Club Academy which is an extension of the first team. Vandrezzer FC Academy, nicknamed the Junior Lions, have finalised arrangements and prepared to compete in Division 1 of the fast...

15-year-old Coco Gauff ousts Naomi Osaka at the Australian Open

American teenager Coco Gauff has turned the tables on Naomi Osaka, knocking the defending champion out of the Australian Open with a straight sets victory on Rod Laver Arena. The 15-year-old Gauff moved through to the fourth round with a 6-3, 6-4 win over the third seed and world...

Santi Cazorla admits Chukwueze can rule the world

Villarreal captain, Santi Cazorla, has praised Super Eagles winger, Samuel Chukwueze for his tremendous performance for Villarreal on Wednesday.   The Nigerian Flash came as a second half substitute in a Cope dey Rey against Girona and scored his side third to end his bad...

Forget Onyekuru, Sekidika is Galatasaray’s latest kid on the block

Nigerian forward Jesse Sekidika was on parade for Galatasaray in their Turkish Cup Round 16, Second Leg tie against Rizespor AS on Thursday. Sekidika who joined the Turkish side this January was handed the starting shirt and he lastes entire duration as Galatasary squeeze past...

Nigeria table tennis trio knocked out of Olympic qualifiers

Nigeria’s table tennis team won’t be at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics following their failure to qualify for the team event yesterday. The trio of Aruna Quadri, Segun Toriola and Olajide Omotayo suffered  3-2 defeat in the hand of their Polish counterparts in their...

Lookman few steps away from completing switch to Nigeria

Red Bull Liepzig of Germany forward Ademola lookman is few steps away from switching allegiance to Nigeria from England. The former Everton forward to won the U-20 World Cup with the country of his birth, but it appeared the youngster stand no chance of representing England at...

Williams begin countdown to assume Technical director role at NRFF

Erstwhile Technical director of the Nigeria Rugby Football Federation Ntiese Williams has began countdown to the next 30days when he will assume position as the NRFF’s Technical director after been handed a favourable ruling on his petition to the Ministry of Sports over...

Damian Lillard Drops 47 Points As Blazers Come Up Short And Lose To Mavericks 133-125 At Home

In a high scoring game, the Blazers fell behind early and were behind for most of it. Lillard scored a big three-point bucket, assisted by Simons, cutting the Blazers deficit to only 2 points, at the 8:57 mark in the 1st quarter. Ending the 1st quarter Delon Wright missed a jump...