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Access Bank Lagos Marathon

2019 Lagos City Marathon holds February

The collection of running kit bibs will end on January 22, 2019.

Rafael Nadal (Photo Credit: SkySports)

U.S Open: Nadal eases past Pospisil to reach third round

The Spaniard wrapped the contest in exactly two hours.


Nigeria U-19 Cricket Team gain promotion, qualifies for 2020 World Cup

The Nigeria side defeated Sierra Leone with a 137 runs victory in the much anticipated final to lift the trophy.

Why Nigerian athletes are struggling – Chioma Ajunwa

Ajunwa says the problem is huge.

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

Serena Williams seeded 17th for U.S. Open

The current WTA rankings are the usual criteria to decide seeding in the women’s draw.

Kiki Bertens (Photo Credit: Fox Sports)

Tennis: Bertens stuns world number one Halep for Cincinnati title

Bertens, rebounding after a quick first set loss, outlasted Romania’s top seed in an exhausting second set tiebreaker.

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Lagos Open Tennis: Players’ registration ends September 13

Futures 4 will hold from September 30 with qualifying matches.

Lagos set for first media marathon

Lagos set for first media marathon

“Our aim is to prolong the life of our journalists.”

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IAAF Continental Cup: 16 Nigerian athletes set to represent Africa

South Africa has 20 athletes listed.

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Stage set for Lagos Open Tennis Tournament

The annual Governor’s Cup Lagos Tennis tournament (GCLT) has been rebranded by the organisers.

Simona Halep [Photo credit: YouTube]

Tennis: Halep seals spot in WTA Finals

The Romanian is the only player to have qualified for all five editions of the event.

Rafael Nadal (Photo Credit: SkySports)

Nadal withdraws from Cincinnati Masters for extra rest

The U.S. Open starts on August 27 in New York.

Rafael Nadal

Nadal stops birthday boy Tsitsipas in Toronto final

The Spaniard sealed the opening set in 34 minute.

Aruna Quadri against Frenchman Antione Hachard

Table Tennis: Aruna Quadri makes history to win first Nigeria Open Title

Quadri had to dig deep to battle to a 4-2 victory against Frenchman Antione Hachard.

Greek teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas. [Photo credit:]

Surging Tsitsipas to face Nadal in Toronto final

Tsitsipas dispatched Dominic Thiem, Novak Djokovic and Alexander Zverev in the previous three rounds.

Rafael Nadal (Photo Credit: SkySports)

Nadal advances to third round in Rogers Cup

“Of course I was not at 100 per cent today,” Nadal, 32, told reporters.

African Championships: Athletes depart Asaba after big show

Country delegates express satisfaction with the organisation of the competition.

Nigeria 4x100m Relay

Asaba 2018 Ends: Nigeria wins three more gold medals, third overall

Team Nigeria had a total medal haul of nine gold, five silver and five bronze medals.

Maria Sakkari {photo: WTA}

Tennis: Sakkari continues dream run to reach Silicon Valley final

The 23-year-old will face Romanian Mihaela Buzarnescu who reached the final by beating fourth seed Elise Merten.

File photo of Serena after she won her 23rd Grand Slam title [Photo credit:]

Serena withdraws from Rogers Cup

Serena cites personal reasons.

Rosemary Chukwuma

Asaba 2018: Gold-winning athlete targets Okagbare’s record

Chukwuma was part of the country’s 4×100 women’s team that won gold at the ongoing championships.

South Africa’s Caster Semenya

Asaba 2018: Semenya wins 400m, Nigeria’s Ajayi places third

South Africa’s Semenya won the race with a time of 49.96 seconds.