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4,000 athletes, officials to participate in polytechnic games

The athletes and officials are drawn from 41 federal and state polytechnics in Nigeria

Divine Oduduru

Divine Oduduru, Udoh-Gabriel win at African tour meet

The 21st African senior athletics championships will take place from August 1 to 5.

Gary Player (Photo Credit: USA Today FTW)

Golf will never be drug-free — Gary Player

British Open, in its 147th edition, will introduce blood testing this week.

Anthony Joshua

Boxing: Joshua to defend world titles against Povetkin at Wembley

The fight will take place on September 22.

Okagbare, Fasuba set to be inducted into CAA Hall of Fame

Some non-Nigerian athletes will also be inducted.

Serena williams

Tennis: Serena returns to top 30 in world rankings

The 36-year-old American climbed 153 places to 28th despite losing Saturday’s final at the All England Club

Novak Djokovic (Photo Credit: NDTV Sports)

Djokovic beats Anderson at Wimbledon for 13th Grand Slam title

The Wimbledon triumph is the first Grand Slam title for Djokovic in about two years.

NBBF invites 28 players ahead 2018 FIBA World Cup in Spain

The invited players are to report to camp on July 18 in Atlanta, Georgia U.S.

Gov Okowa

Asaba 2018: Delta to spend N4 billion on logistics — Gov. Okowa

The 21st African Senior Athletics Championships are scheduled to hold between August 1 and 5.

Seun Adigun [Photo: Credit Chinedu Orji]

Nigeria’s Seun Adigun confirmed as first African Summer, Winter Olympian

Adigun is the first ever African athlete to compete in both Summer and Winter Olympic Games.

Serena Williams at Wimbledon. [Photo credit: Forefront Nigeria]

Serena Williams into her 10th Wimbledon final

She will face Angelique Kerber in the final.

Rafael Nadal (Photo Credit: SkySports)

Nadal battles past Del Potro, to meet Djokovic in semifinal

Both players expended energy in the lengthy game.

Roger Federer (Photo Credit: Tennis World USA)

Federer sent packing from Wimbledon by Anderson

Anderson says it is his day.

Russia World cup 2018. [Photo credit: Daily Mirror]

Saudi football fan in Russia swindled of $250,000

The incident happened the day before Saudi Arabia were to play Egypt in Volgograd.

Roger Federer (Photo Credit: Tennis World USA)

Federer, Serena Williams sweep into Wimbledon quarterfinals

The two veterans are 36 years old.

Spanish football federation names new national team coach

Spain removed its former coach on the eve of the ongoing World Cup.

Athelets used to illustrate the story.

Athletes protest poor welfare, disrupt All Nigeria Championships

“You want the best from athletes but their welfare means nothing to you,” one athlete says.

Halep falls leaving just one top 10 seed left standing at Wimbledon

Karolina Pliskova is the only top 10 seed left at SW19 with Serena Williams also still in the running.

Anthony Joshua

Boxing: Joshua signs two fight deals for Wembley stadium

The Nigerian-born British fighter boasts an unbeaten 21-0 record.

Garbine Muguruza used to illustrate the story. [Photo credit: Daily Express]

Muguruza, Cilic join top seeds that have fallen at Wimbledon

Six of the ladies’ top 10 seeds have been sent packing.

Carolina Wozniacki {Photo Credit: Bodyweight}

Wozniacki, Kvitova highlight top 10 seeded ladies sent packing from Wimbledon

21 seeded ladies have been sent packing from Wimbledon in its first three days.

Police rescue Mikel Obi’s father from kidnappers

The abductors demanded a ransom of N10 million to free Mr Obi, who was being kidnapped for the second time in seven years

Andy Murray in action against Ivan Dodig

2018 Wimbledon Championships begins without Murray

Murray stated that five-setters would ultimately harm his rehab.

Cleveland Cavaliers talisman and an NBA finalist for eight consecutive years, LeBron James. [Photo credit: Official Facebook page of Lebron James]

LeBron goes to Hollywood, signs for Lakers

James had chosen not to invoke his last year at Cleveland Cavaliers on Saturday.

Coach Emmanuel Amuneke (Photo: Pulse.ng)

World Cup: Amuneke urges NFF to create education programmes for players

The ex-Eagles winger is a member of the FIFA Technical Study Group for the Russia World Cup.