Nigeria vs. England [International friendly]

Nigeria names final squad ahead of Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup

Nigeria named its final 23-man squad ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia this month. Below is the full 23-man squad: Goalkeepers: Daniel Akpeyi (Chippa United), Ikechukwu Ezenwa (Enyimba), Francis Uzoho (Deportivo Coruna) Defenders: Chidozie Awaziem (Nantes), Leon Balogun (Brighton...
J.R Smith

J.R. Smith gets standing ovation chants from Warriors fans during NBA Finals Game 2

After committing one of the most costly errors in sports history in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, J.R. Smith got a standing ovation from Golden State Warriors fans at Oracle Arena ahead of Game 2. Later, about halfway through...
Hearts of Oak fan enjoying herself at the stadium - PHOTO by Images Image

Zylofon Cash Premier League: All Stars ends winless streak, but remain bottom

By El-Amisty Nobo|| Follow Amisty on twitter @ElAmistyNobo Maxwell Oppong's 41st minute goal earned Wa All Stars their first win in eight matches having defeated Techiman Eleven Wonders 1-0 yesterday at the Malik Jabir Park. All Stars are firmly rooted at...
Buenos Aires 2018

Buenos Aires 2018; introducing sport to over one million local youth

The Buenos Aires 2018 Organising Committee (BAYOGOC) has outlined, at the final meeting with the International Olympic Committee (IOC)'s Coordination Commission, how its vision of bringing sport to the young people of Argentina has come to fruition and that...
Tiger Eye PI

Anas’ mode of investigative Journalism unethical, unislamic

Undoubtedly the latest expose by Tiger Eye PI led by celebrated investigative Journalist with international repute, Anas Aremeyaw Anas on the Ghana Football Association with Focus on its President, Kwesi Nyantakyi, has brought to the fore multiplicity of concerns...
Dafne Schippers

FBK Games: Dafne Schippers and Maria Lasitskene among winners in Hengelo

Dafne Schippers stormed to success to the delight of the home crowd, while Maria Lasitskene and Jenny Simpson achieved world-leading performances at the FBK Games in Hengelo, Netherlands, on Sunday. Innovation had been the organisers’ aim for the meeting, with...
Richard Thompson of Trinidad and Tobago in action in the men's 100m at the 2011 IAAF

“It will always be a bitter sweet scenario because we are one Caribbean people,”...

Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee chairman Brian Lewis has suggested that celebrations on officially receiving the 4x100m relay medal from the 2008 Beijing Games would be muted as T&T’s gain had been Jamaica’s loss. On Thursday, the Court of...
Ann-Frase Pryce

Cayman Invitational: Fraser-Pryce settles for second on her return to the tracks

Jamaica’s Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce’s second race since returning from having a child was quicker than her first, but the Jamaican sprint ace had to settle for second behind the United States’ Jenna Prandini over 100 metres at the Cayman Invitational...
Alvaro Odriozola

Spain held by Switzerland in international friendly game

Spain couldn't manage more than a 1-1 draw against Switzerland in its final match before traveling to Russia for the World Cup. Spain was in control from the start but failed to capitalize on its chances and paid the prize...
Brazil's striker Neymar is pictured during the International friendly football match between Brazil and Croatia at Anfield

Spectacular Neymar returns with a bang, nets in Brazil’s 2-0 win over Croatia

Only three months ago, Brazil striker Neymar was on an operating table and in danger of missing the World Cup in Russia. Those fears largely disappeared Sunday when Neymar returned to action with smart dribbling, fluent passing and an impressive...