Adesanya tips Usman for victory in UFC battle against Masvidal

• I’ll Break Him Internally, Usman Vows• It’s Sad My Father Won’t Be At Cage Side To Watch Me’ Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) middleweight champion, Nigerian-born New Zealand based Israel Adesanya has tipped fellow countryman, Kamaru Usman for victory as he defends his welterweight title against arch-rival Jorge Masvidal today. The UFC 251 battle, which holds […]

Ozil’s wages won’t influence selection, says Arteta

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta insists unhappy Mesut Ozil will not be selected just because he has a huge salary. Ozil is reportedly the highest-paid player in Arsenal history on a weekly salary of £350,000 ($433,000). But the German World Cup winner has rarely justified that contract and is yet to play a minute of football […]

Izilien urges NFF to stop ‘wasting money’ on foreign coaches

Former Super Falcons Coach, Godwin Izilien, has urged the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) to halt search for a foreign coach for the senior women national team. He believes that hiring an indigenous coach for the Falcons would reduce the financial burden on the federation, especially now that COVID-19 has affected the economy negatively. Izilien wondered why […]

No decision has been taken on 2019/2020 season, says NFF

‘PPG system was best possible option’ The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has declared that it has not settled on the system to be used in deciding the 2019/2020, saying it was still consulting widely to arrive at the best possible option. There were reports on Monday that the Point Per Game (PPG) system has been […]

There’s nothing left for me to conquer, says Undertaker as he announces retirement from wrestling

After over three decades, the legendary professional wrestling career of Mark Calaway, better known as WWE superstar The Undertaker has officially come to an end. In the final episode of his WWE Network docuseries Undertaker: The Last Ride, the multi-time champion explained that he feels it’s time to walk away from the ring, saying he […]

Yekini beats Ghana’s Yeboah as greatest striker on FIFA poll

Legendary Nigerian striker, late Rashidi Yekini has been rated a better striker than former Black Stars of Ghana forward Anthony Yeboah according to a poll organised by World Football Governing body (FIFA), yesterday. On FIFA’s verified Twitter handle, football fans were asked to cast their votes on who among Yekini and Yeboah was a better […]

Salwa Eid Naser’s legal team denies charges, ready for trial

‘Nigeria-born Bahraini world champion is innocent’ Salwa Eid Naser’s legal representatives, Dr Emir Crowne and Matthew Gayle, have denied charges of a whereabouts violation brought against her by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU), reports The Nigeria-born Bahraini quarter-miler, formerly known as Ebelechuku Agbapuonu, retained the services of the Trinidadian attorneys after being investigated for […]