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Senate President, Bukola Saraki with the Super Eagles team

Nigeria Vs Iceland: Saraki, others to cheer Eagles in Russia

Several lawmakers and other Nigerian officials are also expected to witness the game.

D'Tigers Arrival

FIBA World Cup Qualifiers: D’Tigers Continue Race To China

There are many reasons to be optimistic as D’Tigers return home to protect home soil.

Banned ex-FIFA president Blatter flying to Moscow for World Cup

His appearance at the World Cup in Russia is potentially embarrassing for FIFA and its new head, Gianni Infantino.

Ronaldo accepts two years in prison, fine in tax case

The news broke hours before Portugal’s opening World Cup game against Spain.

team-nigeria-athletes

Nigeria to present 21 athletes at ECOWAS U-20 Athletics Championship

The athletes are made up of 10 males and 11 females.

Mourinho confident England will impress in Russia

Mourinho said favourites Brazil and Germany had the most balanced squads and he did not expect the World Cup to see a shock winner in Russia.

Sports Minister, Solomon Dalung,

Attorney General to determine NFF leadership — Dalung

The AGF will interpret the Supreme Court ruling.

Yussuf Alli With the CAA Officials

African Athletics Championship: Organisers confirm delivery of essential equipment

“…the sets of equipment we have on the ground are even good enough to host the World Championships.”

Anthony Joshua

Wilder agrees to fight Joshua in UK

The American says his offer to Joshua to fight him in the U.S. is still open

Russia on map

10 dead after boats collide in Russia World Cup host city

There were a total of 16 people on board the pleasure craft.

Athletics: Kenya’s Obiri eyes victory in Asaba

“I have never won the 5,000 meters at continental level and that is why I am relishing to compete in both events.”

Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal wins French Open title

Nadal defeated Dominic Thiem in three straight sets.

Simona Halep [Photo credit: YouTube]

Halep wins first Grand Slam title at the French Open

It was a closely fought first two sets.

Warriors

Warriors sweep Cavaliers to win 3rd NBA title in four years

With that loss, the Cavs could be losing their major talisman, LeBron James.

Dominic-Thiem

French Open: Thiem advances to first final, to face Nadal

Nadal took two hours 14 minutes to humble Juan Martin Del Potro 6-4 6-1 6-2.

FA chair Kwesi Nyantakyi

Ghana to dissolve football association after officials filmed taking bribe

Undercover journalist Anas Aremeyaw Anas, nailed the dubious officials including FA chair.

Rafael Nadal (Photo Credit: SkySports)

French Open Semis | Nadal v Del Potro and Thiem v Cecchinato

Nadal was on the cusp of eclipsing Bjorn Borg’s record of 41 straight sets won at Roland Garros before Schwartzman put a stop to it at 36.

Lionel Messi after the loss

Messi second on Forbes 100 highest-paid athletes.

His elevation comes after he signed a new contract at the Camp Nou.

Lionel Messi

Messi second on Forbes 100 highest-paid athletes

His elevation comes after he signed a new contract at the Camp Nou.

Governor Dickson tasks oil firms on sports development in Niger Delta

“Sports play a key role in promoting peace, unity and stability.”

Serena Williams in Black Panther suit (Photo Credit: WTA Insider on Twitter)

French Open: Serena Williams pulls out ahead clash with Sharapova

Williams held a press conference where she explained that she was unable to serve due to an arm injury.

Rafael Nadal (Photo Credit: SkySports)

French Open: Nadal crushes friend Gasquet to reach last 16

Top seed Nadal won the first 12 points of the match.

Serena williams

French Open: Serena roars on to set up Sharapova meeting

Serena Williams impressed all those watching on the 10,000-seater Suzanne Lenglen Court.

Usain Bolt training with Norwegian Club, Stromsgodset (Photo: FourFourTwo)

Usain Bolt trains at Norwegian football club

The 31-year-old Jamaican retired from athletics after winning eight Olympic gold medals.

Maria Sharapova (Photo Credit: SkySports)

Sharapova marks French Open comeback with see-saw victory

The former Grand Slam winner was returning following a two-year hiatus.