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NBA DRAFT: NIGERIAN GOLDEN BOYS MAKING WAVES IN NBA

The National Basketball Association (NBA) 2020 draft in November selected young and talented players in the US as well as eligible players from Nigeria and other parts of the world. The draft was initially scheduled to take place in Brooklyn at Barclays Center in June following a lottery in May. However, due to the coronavirus …

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Anthony Joshua

ANTHONY JOSHUA ACCEPTS TO FIGHT WITH TYSON FURY – “It’s no big deal!”

When asked after proving to be one of the best of his time knocking out Kubrat Pulev in the ninth round before a thousand fan at Wembley Arena, Anthony Joshua tells the crowd: “Last year, 2019. I want to challenge. It’s not about the opponent. It’s about the legacy and the belt. If that’s Tyson …

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Arsenal Falls To Leicester City At Home

Current FA and Comnunity Shield Champions, Arsenal Football Club has fallen to the pressure of Leicester City at home by one goal  one to nil in their premiership feature yesterday. Jamie Vardy’ 79th minute goal was enough to see the hard fighting Leicester City team through to maximum three points. The gunners side started on …

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Manchester United Draws Chelsea At Old Trafford

Manchester United has played goalless at home against Chelsea FC in their premiership encounter on Saturday. The game that ran for 94 minutes was short of expectation as both teams failed to create clear chances at a goal. The blues dominated the play in the first 45 minutes with superlative moves and a punch player …

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Premier League

Premier League: Manchester United To Tackle Chelsea At Old Trafford Today

Manchester United is set to file out against one of their biggest rival in the English football league, Chelsea football Club. The last time the two teams met in the quarter final of the the FA cup competition, the blues won the game by a wide goal margin. However, the reds have shown strength in …

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Meet Egyptian world’s oldest football pro

Egyptian grandfather Ezzeldin Bahader has been recognized as the world’s oldest professional football player after completing a second full match just short of his 75th birthday, Arab News reports. Bahader was awarded the title by Guinness World Records on Saturday evening after missing a penalty kick as his team, 6th October, lost 3-2 to El …

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Oshoala celebrates first goal of season with #EndSARS fist

Nigeria’s captain and Barcelona attacker, Asisat Oshoala celebrated her first goal in the 2020-21 Spanish Primera Iberdrola campaign with a fist showing her support for the ongoing #EndSARS protests in Nigeria. She opened scoring this season against Sporting Huelva. Just five minutes into the game, Oshoala broke the deadlock. The game ended 6-0 in favour …

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Osimhen scores first Serie A goal, celebrates with #EndPoliceBrutality shirt

Nigeria’s striker, Victor Osimhen, has scored his first goal in Serie A as a Napoli player. Osimhen scored his first Napoli goal with a superb finish against Atalanta in the 43rd minute.After scoring, Osimhen held up a shirt with the inscription “End Police Brutality in Nigeria”.Earlier, the player had tweeted in support of #EndSARS protesters …

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Kenyan Marathon Champion banned until 2023 for doping

Kenya’s running champion Daniel Wanjiru has been banned from athletics for doping until 8th December 2023, The 2017 London Marathon winner was suspended in April based on allegations of taking a banned substance – which he denied, however, a tested sample returned levels of red blood cells which had no “physiological explanation,” according to a …

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