American coach gets four-year ban for doping violations
The 61-year-old was quickly stripped of his accreditation for the world athletics championships in Doha by the sport’s governing body, IAAF, at the request of the U.S. track and field federation.
World Championships: Fraser-Pyrce clinches 100m gold
Fraser-Pyrce, who was away in the 2017 edition to have her son, stunned with a 10.80 to become the world’s fastest ever in the heats.
World Championships: Divine Oduduru qualifies for 200m semifinals
The other Nigerian in the 200m men’s event has crashed out.
World Championships: IAAF reinstates Okagbare, Odudduru after appeal
The two top athletes have now been given a spot at the starting line for the 200m at the World Championships.
Doha 2019: Okagbare accuses Nigerian athletics federation of incompetence
Nigeria’s top female athlete blames the federation for her predicament and that of Divine Oduduru.
Doha 2019: Oduduru disqualified from World Championship
Blessing Okagbare is likely to be disqualified also.
Mixed fortunes for Nigeria at World Athletics Championships
Nigeria’s Raymond Ekevwo qualifies for 100 semi-final
Doha 2019: AFN picks 25 athletes for IAAF World Championships
Okagbare is the country’s sole representative in the Women’s 100 and 200 metre events.
Olympic qualifier: Delta announces ticket free for Nigeria/Sudan match
The tie is billed for September 10.
Buhari congratulates D’Tigers qualifying for Olympics 2020
The Nigerians pipped African champions, Tunisia to the ticket who had a crucial win on Saturday.
US Open: Nadal beats Medvedev to win 19th Grand Slam
This is Nadal’s fourth US Open title and it was a hard-earned one.
Basketball: Nigeria’s D’Tigers defeat China, qualify for 2020 Olympics
The team secured their automatic ticket to the Olympics after they beat China 86-73 on Sunday afternoon.
Serena Williams to battle ‘street fighter’ Andreescu in U.S. Open final
Williams is seeking an elusive record-equaling 24th Grand Slam single.
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.
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.”
Nadal into U. S. Open semis after big fight from Schwartzman
Nadal now faces big-hitting Italian Matteo Berrettini.
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.
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.