Sugar Ray challenges Anthony Joshua to go for Wilder Deontay

Boxing royalty ‘Sugar’ Ray Leonard has questioned Anthony Joshua’s beliefs and says the British superstar must seek out the toughest challenges available if he wants to be regarded as one of the heavyweight greats. The American, who defeated Marvin Hagler, Tommy Hearns, Roberto Duran and Wilfred Benitez en route to compiling a 36-3-1 (25) boxing […]

AFCON: South Africa will be prepared for Nigeria – skipper

South Africa’s hope of qualifying for the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations now hinge on beating Nigeria on November 17, 2018 in the group’s fifth qualifying match in Johannesburg. Achieving this feat has become a herculean task because the Super Eagles want to avenge the July 2017 2-0 loss to South Africa in Uyo. Should […]

LaLiga: Barcelona speaks on Neymar’s return to club

Barcelona Vice President, Jordi Cardoner has rubbished reports of Neymar’s return to the club. Cardoner said such has not been mentioned by anyone in Barcelona board. Recent reports suggested that the Brazilian ace was regretting his big money move to PSG and is thinking of a possible return to the La Liga. Real Madrid are […]

EPL: Chelsea will win Premier League title on one condition – Jose Mourinho

Manchester United boss, Jose Mourinho has said that Chelsea will win the Premier League title this season if forward, Eden Hazard end the campaign as the best player in the league. Mourinho stated this ahead of his side’s Premier League clash with Chelsea at the Stamford Bridge on Saturday afternoon. Hazard is currently the Premier […]

Ons Jabeur first Tunisian to reach WTA finals

Ons Jabeur: sets record as the first Tunisian to make WTA finals Qualifier Ons Jabeur became the first Tunisian player to reach a WTA final when she beat fifth seed Anastasija Sevastova 6-3 3-6 6-3 at the Kremlin Cup on Friday. She had already become the first Tunisian to reach a semi-final and continued her […]

Volleyball: Nigeria to participate in World U-19 Boys Championship

Nigeria to participate in World U-19 Boys Championship By Babatunde Ogunrinde The International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) on Friday approved the qualification of Nigeria’s U-19 boys national team to the World Championship in Tunisia in 2019. The FIVB Vice-President, Dr Amr Elwani, confirmed the participation in a letter to the President, Nigeria Volleyball Federation, Musa Nimrod. […]

Nigeria will qualify for Nations Cup, says Chukwu

former Super Eagles Coach, Christian Chukwu By Ikenna Osuoha A former Super Eagles Coach, Christian Chukwu, on Wednesday expressed his optimism that the Eagles would qualify for the African Cup of Nations. Chukwu, who was also Captain of the defunct Green Eagles was speaking in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on […]