Sports

Doreen Amata

IAAF World Indoor Championships: Nigeria fails to win any medal

The next edition of the biennial world indoor championships will take place in Birmingham.

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Seven key sporting events that caught our attention last week

Goalkeeper Buffon broke a 22-year-old record when he went past 974 consecutive minutes without conceding a goal.

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Nigeria’s Michael Babatunde dedicates goal to Raja fans killed in fracas

Babatunde threw his jersey in a wild celebration with a part of the Raja fans.

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AFCON 2017 Qualifiers: Arsenal ‘s Alex Iwobi arrives Eagles camp

Egypt lead in Group G of the AFCON qualifiers with six points.

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Nigeria League Review: Rangers back at top after big win

El-Kanemi and Plateau United both secured 2-1 wins over FC Ifeanyi Ubah and Lobi Stars respectively.

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Nigerian para-athlete sets new African record

Wafula of Kenya set the old record on May 14, 2005.

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Pam, Oluwaseun emerge winners of 42-km Ibadan Marathon Race

Istiphanun Peter, Danjuma Gyan and Goar Moses came second, third and fourth in the male category of the race.

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IAAF world indoor championships: Nigeria’s 4x400m men’s relay team in final

The championships will end on Sunday night, with the 4 x 400 metres men’s relay event rounding off the competition.

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CAF Club Competitions: Warri Wolves, Nasarawa crash out, Enyimba pull through

For Nasarawa United, their slim 1-0 lead from the first leg was blown away as they were thrashed 4-1 by Algerian FC Constantine.

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Wasiu Jimoh’s penalty lifts 3SC, nails Rivers United

The win lifts 3SC up to 8th place on the NPFL standings while United dropped to 9th position

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EPL Round Up: Iwobi helps Arsenal title race, as Mikel struggles against West Ham

Odion Ighalo fired blanks as Watford lost 1-2 at home to Stoke City.

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Nigerian athletes make unimpressive start at IAAF world indoor championships

The championships will end on Sunday.

Asisat Oshoala

Arsenal move excites Oshoala

Oshoala hopes to make an instant impact when Arsenal Ladies meet Birmingham Ladies on Sunday.

Amos Adamu

Adamu frowns at Oliseh’s invitation by National Assembly

Adamu says the invitation is meaningless.

UCL Q-finals draw

UEFA Champions League Draw | Barcelona draw Atletico

Messi says he wants title not unbeaten runs.

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4 matches you must watch this weekend

The Manchester derby and Roma aim to keep Inter in check.

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ANALYSIS: Scrapping the Nigeria Sports Commission a step in the right direction

A word surely should be enough for those who want to give sports a lift in Nigeria.

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FIFA U-20 Women World Cup: Nigeria’s Falconets draw Canada, Japan, Spain

Defending champions, Germany, are in Group D along with Mexico, Venezuela and Korea Republic.

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13 foreign-based players to join Super Falcon’s camp — Official

Twenty six home-based players are already in camp.

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Tennis: 39th ITF/CAT Junior Championships: Osewa causes another upset, qualifies for semi-final

The knockout stage has been a complete turnaround for the eighth-seeded Osewa.

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UEFA Champions League: Barcelona, Bayern through to quarter finals

Arsene Wenger’s team gave a better performance on the night. But it was not enough to deny Barcelona their rightful place in the quarter-finals of the world’s biggest club football competition.

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Olympic Qualifiers: Nigerian male boxers crumble in Cameroon

While ​men lost, Nigeria’s ​Caroline Linus​,​ thrashed Kenya’s Christine Ongare.

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AFCON Qualifiers: Egypt Coach unveils 23-man squad for Eagles match

Nigeria’s Super Eagles will host the Pharaohs in the first leg in Kaduna on Friday, March 25.

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Ex-Super Eagles midfielder dies

James Ene Okon scored Nigeria’s first goal at the world youth championship hosted by Chile in 1987.

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In new video, Oliseh backs down on lawsuit against NFF

Oliseh sheds light on the controversies leading to his resignation.