New West African Boxing Union lightweight champion, Rilwan “Real One” Oladosu, has expressed delight at winning the title and thanked sponsors of GOtv Boxing Night for providing a platform for him to exhibit his skills.
This marks the fifth consecutive season that opening-night rosters feature at least 100 international players and that all 30 teams have at least one international player
Oritsemeyiwa Ineh on Tuesday evening won a silver medal for Nigeria at the ongoing Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires, Argentina, the News Agency of Nigeria reports.
Super Eagles’ gaffer, Gernot Rohr, stuck to his starting line up in the first leg in Uyo at the weekend but introduced Ola Aina in place of injured Shehu Abdullahi.
Wheelchair tennis players across the country will slug it out for four days in Lagos as the national ranking tournament serves off today.
The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Nwankwo, 16, hails from Ezzamgbo, Ohaukwu Local Government Area of the state and won the medal in the 53 kg category of the Games.
Also affected by the mass sack included the team’s technical crew and all other supporting staff.
It also dredged up unpleasant memories of their woeful World Cup campaign in Russia.
National Chairman of Rangers International FC Supporters’ Club of Enugu Ibuchukwu Nwodo on Tuesday said that the club would storm Asaba with over 50 buses and 10,000 die-hard fans to watch the final of AITECO clash.
The arraignment of Christopher Andekin, a Director in the Nigeria Football Federation, and two other officials of the Federation on a five-count charge of fraud to the tune of $9.5 million.
The little known lightweight boxer kept the capacity crowd at the edge of their seats with his all-action style that saw him defeat Tope “TP Rock” Musa in a challenge contest.
The victory helped them to move back into contention in League A Group 4 with their first victory on Spanish soil for 31 years.