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Fans hail Eaglets, want MRI scan issue resolved

The Eaglets qualified for the African championship.

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NYG: Bayelsa scoops all seven gold medals in golf

Team Delta placed second with three silver and two bronze medals.

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Basketball: Nigeria’s D’Tigers qualify for World Cup

The feat achieved by the Super Eagles as the first African team to qualify for the FIFA World Cup has been replicated by the country’s national men’s basketball team, D’Tigers.

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Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets Qualify For U-17 Africa Cup of Nations

The Golden Eaglets failed to qualify for the last edition of the African championship.

EPL: Victor Moses missing again as Hazard shoots Chelsea to top spot

He was not listed for the Premier League clash against Cardiff City at Stamford Bridge.

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FIFA to regulate transfer fees, player loans

FIFA will use an algorithm to calculate transfer fees as well as a luxury tax.

NFF Chairman, Amaju Pinnick

NFF Elections: Maigari, Ogunjobi battle to unseat Pinnick as president

No Nigerian has headed the NFF for more than four years at a stretch.

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U-20 Volleyball Nations Cup: Rwanda beats Nigeria 3-0

Nigeria’s Coach said the squad played well but did not play as a team.

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Four matches to watch | Nigeria must beat Ghana as Spurs welcome Liverpool

The Eaglets will renew their rivalry with the Black Meteors of Ghana on Saturday.

Nissan signs rising tennis star Osaka as brand ambassador. [PHOTO CREDIT: Official Instagram page of Naomi Osaka]

Nissan signs rising tennis star Osaka as brand ambassador

Osaka, 20, shot to international fame on Saturday when she defeated American Serena Williams.

After conquering Africa, D’Tigress prepare to shock the world

Nigeria is in group B alongside Turkey, Australia, and Argentina at the World Cup.

How Nigerian boxer, Larry Ekundayo, overcame setbacks

Ekundayo arrived Lagos on Monday from the United Kingdom ahead of a six-day tour in Nigeria.

Nigeria’s Golden Eaglets Crush Cote d’Ivoire In Qualifiers

Africa U-17 Qualifiers: Nigeria defeat Niger, to play Ghana

The victory ensured the Golden Eaglets will take on the Black Starlets in Niamey on Saturday.

George Weah in action as Super Eagles beat Liberia in friendly

George Weah hails Nigerian football as a ‘model’

Weah recalls how he looked up to Stephen Keshi, Rashidi Yekini, Friday Ekpo and others.

George Weah in action as Super Eagles beat Liberia in friendly

George Weah in action as Super Eagles beat Liberia in friendly

Henry Onyekuru scored the first goal while Simeon Nwankwo doubled Nigeria’s lead.

Serena confrontation with Ramos. [PHOTO CREDIT: slate.com]

Despite outrage, Australian newspaper defends Serena Williams cartoon

Cartoonist Mark Knight’s image, published in Melbourne’s Herald Sun, showed an angry Williams with exaggerated lips and tongue.

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Hiddink appointed coach of Chinese Olympic team

China has not appeared at the Olympic football finals since 2008.

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Tennis: Djokovic dismisses Del Potro to win U.S. Open

The win for Djokovic gives him 14 Grand Slams.

Serena confrontation with Ramos. [PHOTO CREDIT: slate.com]

ANALYSIS: Sexism and Serena at the US Open

Different standards have applied to ranting men and a ranting Serena.

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Seychelles Match: The five things we learned about Super Eagles

There was nothing surprising about the result.

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Tennis: Serena Williams fined $17,000 for US Open code violations

Serena Williams lost the US Open final.

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Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri emerges African champion

Quadri did not drop a point from the first round until the final when he defeated Egypt’s Ahmed Saleh 4-1.

Nigeria’s national cricket team to debut in South African tourney

The tournament will consist of four pools of five teams.

Organisers provide more details of Lagos media marathon

The route and eligibility were among issues clarified by an official.

Cycling: Team Nigeria departs for Italy

The championship is slated to hold from September 11 to September 14.