Tornadoes eye six points in two matches

  Niger Tornadoes will be hoping for  maximum six points from two matches when they host FC Ifeanyi Ubah in mathday 2 of the new Premier league season on Wednesday. Both teams last met during the 2017 Aiteo Cup semi-final where the ikon Allah boys defeated the Anambra based side  5-3 on aggregate. Tornadoes flaggedRead More

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Tornadoes eye six points in two matches

  Niger Tornadoes will be hoping for  maximum six points from two matches when they host FC Ifeanyi Ubah in mathday 2 of the new Premier league season on Wednesday. Both teams last met during the 2017 Aiteo Cup semi-final where the ikon Allah boys defeated the Anambra based side  5-3 on aggregate. Tornadoes flaggedRead More

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Ronaldo, Madrid nominated for Laureus awards

  Cristiano Ronaldo has been nominated for the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award and Real Madrid are in contention for the Team of the Year gong. Ronaldo claimed the Ballon d’Or for a fifth time last month and is among the six nominees for the prestigious Laureus award, which he has never won.Read More

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Ronaldo, Madrid nominated for Laureus awards

  Cristiano Ronaldo has been nominated for the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award and Real Madrid are in contention for the Team of the Year gong. Ronaldo claimed the Ballon d’Or for a fifth time last month and is among the six nominees for the prestigious Laureus award, which he has never won.Read More

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Hungarian Open: Omotayo face Indian in deciding tie

  Having learnt from what befell him in 2017, Olajide Omotayo refused to play to the gallery at the ITTF World Tour in Hungary as the former national junior champion took his Canadian counterpart to the cleaner in the first group match of the men’s singles. In 2017, Omotayo lost most of his first matchesRead More

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Tevez: Chinese Super League spell was a holiday

  Carlos Tevez has labelled his time in the Chinese Super League with Shanghai Shenhua as a “holiday”. Forward Tevez secured a return to Boca Juniors for a third spell with the club this month, having left his boyhood club for China in December. The former Manchester United, Manchester City and Juventus striker scored onlyRead More

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Sharapova finds her groove on Melbourne return

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Maria Sharapova on Tuesday resumed her career at the Australian Open in bright sunshine with a performance that went some way to banishing those demons. The 30-year-old former champion returned a positive doping test after a quarter-final defeat by Serena Williams in 2016, resulting in a 15-month ban from the sport. Sharapova was in dominantRead More

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Sharapova finds her groove on Melbourne return

maria sharapova

Maria Sharapova on Tuesday resumed her career at the Australian Open in bright sunshine with a performance that went some way to banishing those demons. The 30-year-old former champion returned a positive doping test after a quarter-final defeat by Serena Williams in 2016, resulting in a 15-month ban from the sport. Sharapova was in dominantRead More

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CHAN 2018: Wasteful Super Eagles held by Rwanda’s Amavubi

The home-based Super Eagles failed to claim a win as they were held 0-0 by Rwanda in their opening match of the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) on Monday. Nigeria and Rwanda settled for a barren draw in their Group C opener at the Stade Ibn Batouta in Tangiers, Morocco. The stalemate leaves the SuperRead More

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