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Murray Wins Second Wimbledon Open title

Sunday’s game was the 11th final at the majors for Murray, but his first against an opponent other than Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer.

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History favours France but Portugal can make history

France are also unbeaten in their last 18 major finals matches on home soil.

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Williams sisters win 6th Wimbledon doubles title

The Williams sisters tally of 14 titles means now only Martina Navratilova and Pam Schriver have more as a pair.

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Serena’s 7th Wimbledon win equals Graf’s 22 Grand Slam titles

​Serena beats her Australian Open conqueror, Angelique Kerber.

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Euro 2016: Clattenburg to referee Portugal-France final

Clattenburg will be joined by assistant referees Simon Beck and Jake Collin and additional assistants Anthony Taylor and Andre Marriner.

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Leicester City move excites Ahmed Musa

Musa is Leicester’s fourth signing this summer.

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All-Nigeria Championships: Ogunlewe retains 100m title as Nigeria Olympic trials end in Delta

There was big upset in the Men’s 400m hurdles event where Henry Okorie emerged champion.

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Nigeria football federation releases names shortlisted for Super Eagles job

The Nigeria Football Federation shortlists three names among 20 that applied.

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Wimbledon Update: Williams sisters roar to final as Raonic breaks Federer

Raonic denies Federer in a race to an 18th Grand Slam title.

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Seye Ogunlewe is Nigeria’s fastest man again

Ogunlewe’s winning time has also seen him qualify for Rio Olympics.

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4 matches to watch | France chase home win as Rangers seek NPFL top spot

Portugal versus France is the big match of the week.

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No Venus, Serena Williams Wimbledon final battle

Saturday final is between Kerber and Serena.

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All-Nigeria Championships: Okagbare, Antwon Hicks shine on opening day

The 2016 All-Nigeria Championships is serving as Olympic trial to be used in selecting Team Nigeria to the Rio Olympics athletics events.

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Euro 2016: France beat Germany to reach final as Griezman strikes twice

 The hosts will now face Portugal in the final in Paris on Sunday.   

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Okagbare wins 7th national title, sets new record

Peace Ukoh came second while Gloria Asumnu finished third.

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Nigeria’s Antwon Hicks sets new national record in 110m men’s hurdles

Hicks’ winning time of 13.27 secs has also qualified him for the Rio Olympics.

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Athletics: Race to Rio Olympic begins in Sapele as top stars battle for ticket

Athletics greats like Okagbare are in town.

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Ex-Eagles praise Jay Jay Okocha for creating foundation

The foundation targets youngsters who dropped out of school, and ex-internationals facing difficulties.

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Euro 2016: Ronaldo, Nani shoot Portugal into final

Portugal will now wait for the winner of the France and Germany game to face in the final.

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Messi, father sentenced to prison for tax crimes

Messi is the second Barcelona and Argentina player to receive a prison sentence following January’s sentencing of team-mate Javier Mascherano.

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FIFA appeals committee reduces ex-Secretary Valcke’s ban

Mr. Valcke, who was right-hand man to FIFA’s now-banned president Sepp Blatter, was found guilty of several misconducts.

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Venus, Serena through to Wimbledon semi-finals

Serena, the six-time champion and defending champion, fired down 11 aces and 29 winners as she closes in on a 22nd Grand Slam singles title.

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Flying Eagles beat City Strikers FC 2-1

The match is to be the Flying Eagles’ last friendly before they depart for Sudan.

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I’m not interested in Super Eagles job for now – Eguavoen

The former player and coach speaks to PREMIUM TIMES about his immediate plans.

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Nigeria forward, Ahmed Musa, set for record move to Leicester City

It is yet to be seen how Musa will fare against the likes of Jamie Vardy in the new look Claudio Ranieri side.