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Serena Williams

Serena Williams to battle ‘street fighter’ Andreescu in U.S. Open final

Williams is seeking an elusive record-equaling 24th Grand Slam single.

Rafael Nadal (Photo Credit: SkySports)

Nadal qualifies for US Open final

Nadal put pressure on the underdog Italian’s serve from the start.

Nigeria-Ivory Coast[PHOTO CREDIT: FIBA.COM]

FIBA World Cup: Nigeria’s D’Tigers overcome Cote d’Ivoire

Nnamdi Vincent led all Nigerian scorers with 15 points while Cote d’Ivoire’s Deon Thompson led all scorers with 19 points.

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

US Open: Serena Williams qualifies for final, sets record

Serena with her latest feat has set the record for the longest gap between a first and most recent Grand Slam final.

Nigerian basketball players boycott training over 20 months unpaid allowances

“We are not suspending our protest until we get paid our entitlements.”

Rafael Nadal

Nadal into U. S. Open semis after big fight from Schwartzman

Nadal now faces big-hitting Italian Matteo Berrettini.

Nigerian men’s basketball team, D’Tigers, [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Twitter account of D'Tigers]

FIBA World Cup: Nigeria’s D’Tigers secure big win over Korea

D’Tigers had a slow start in their final group game, as the Koreans went on a 5-0 run for the first 3 minutes of the game.

FIBA World Cup: Nigeria’s D’Tigers lose to Argentina

After the opening day loss to Russia, D’Tigers were hoping they could pull off a win against their South American opponents.

Nigeria female basketball team at the African Games

2019 African Games: Team Nigeria arrive Abuja

The team arrived on Sunday evening via a chartered flight.


AFROBASKET 2019: Governor Okowa congratulates D’Tigress

The D’Tigress emerged champions at the FIBA Afro tourney which held between August 10 and August 18 in Dakar, Senegal.

Sports: African Freestyle Football Championship

Top judges named for African Freestyle Football Championship

The judges are a select team of successful renowned freestylers and global champions.

2019 African Games: Women's Relay Team

2019 African Games: Nigeria finishes second

Only two events of the African Games were yet to be concluded Saturday morning.

Nigeria Women Football League boss congratulates victorious Falconets

The Falconets won the gold medal on Thursday in the women’s football event of the African Games concluded in Morocco.

2019 African Games: Women's Relay Team

2019 African Games: Nigeria now second on medals table

Nigeria, as of Thursday night, had gathered a total of 103 medals (40 gold, 28 silver and 35 bronze medals).

2019 African Games: Nigeria wins first boxing gold

More gold medals are trickling in for Nigeria at the ongoing African Games in Morocco as the country has now picked her first gold medal in the boxing event.

Nigerian Shot Putter Chukwuebuka Enekwechi.

2019 African Games: How Nigeria’s Enekwechi won gold, set new record despite challenges

Enekwechi has been in top form all year round.

Tobi Amusan

Nigeria’s Tobi Amusan breaks 20-year-old African Games record

Amusan on Wednesday set a new Games Record when she won the 100m Hurdles event with a time of 12.68secs.

Team Nigeria athletes being rewarded by FG in Morocco

2019 African Games: Nigeria rewards medallists

The next awards will be announced as the athletes conclude their events.

Rafael Nadal (Photo Credit: SkySports)

U.S. Open: Nadal crushes Millman

Millman delivered the upset of the tournament last year when he beat five-times winner Roger Federer.

Blessing Okagbare

2019 African Games: Okagbare speaks on disqualification in 100m

Okagbare was widely tipped to give the eventual winner Marie Jose Ta Lou a run for her money in the women’s 100m race.

Raymond Ekevwo

2019 African Games: Nigeria moves up to fourth spot on medals table

Nigeria added 8 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze medals on Tuesday.

Chukwuebuka Enekwechi (Photo Credit: Making Champions)

2019 African Games: Nigeria’s Enekwechi breaks Shot Put Record

With this, Nigeria has added one more record to its long list in African Games history.

Raymond Ekevwo (Photo Credit: Making Champions)

UPDATED: Nigeria’s Raymond Ekevwo emerges Africa’s fastest man

Another Nigerian came third in the 100m event of the African Games.

Nigerian weightlifter, Folashade Rafiatu Lawal

2019 African Games: Another Nigerian wins three gold medals

Emmanuel Appah had recorded a similar feat in the male category on Monday.

Folashade Rafiatu Lawal the Nigerian weightlifter sets new record at African Games

Nigerian weightlifter sets new record at African Games

The athlete lifted 90kg in her first attempt before breaking the Africa record in her second attempt with 92kg.