Tag: tournament

Wimbledon Championship Cancelled for The First Time Since World War II

Henry Solomon- April 1, 2020

The world's oldest tennis tournament, The Wimbledon championships were cancelled for the first time since World War Two on Wednesday as the coronavirus pandemic struck ... Read More

FIFA Gets World Cup International Broadcast Centre

Henry Solomon- June 29, 2018

The International Broadcast Centre (IBC) was officially inaugurated on Friday in Moscow with a ceremony attended by FIFA President Gianni Infantino and several high-profile local ... Read More

Fourth Loss for Africa, as England kick Off Campaign with Hard-Fought Victory Over Tunisia

Henry Solomon- June 19, 2018

England snatched victory in the dying moments of their opening fixture against Tunisia at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia at the Volgograd Arena. Tunisia ... Read More

Evaluating Super Eagles’ readiness for Russia 2018 World Cup

admin- June 12, 2018

Super Eagles squad for the World Cup When the Super Eagles of Nigeria file out on June 16 against the Vatreni of Croatia at the ... Read More

Russia 2018 World Cup: FG Directs NAPTIP to Screen Contingents

Henry Solomon- June 8, 2018

The Federal Government has mandated the National Agency for the Prohibition of Trafficking in Persons (NAPTIP), to carry out a comprehensive screening of all members ... Read More

Plateau United Crash out of CAF Champions League

Henry Solomon- March 18, 2018

Tosin Omoyele’s 24th minute goal, after Salomon Junior’s assist, helped Plateau United to beat Tunisia’s Etoile Du Sahel 1-0 in Jos, but they still join ... Read More

Footballers Get Better Rewards Than Inventors, Don Charges FG on Reward Systems

Henry Solomon- March 2, 2018

Prof. Peter Ogedebe, the Dean, Faculty of Computing and Applied Science, Baze University, has called on the Federal Government to institute a policy of rewarding ... Read More

Home-Based Super Eagles Face Toughest Hurdle, Morocco in CHAN Final Game

Henry Solomon- February 4, 2018

The home-based Super Eagles of Nigeria qualified for the African Nations Championship (CHAN) final for the first time since its inception in 2009 after seeing off ... Read More

World Cup: Meet The 32 Finalists for Russia 2018 Set for Draws

Henry Solomon- November 29, 2017

Excitement is building for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, with all 32 teams now confirmed for the next edition of football’s showpiece event as ... Read More

Italy Stunned by Sweden, Fail to Qualify for World Cup In 60 Years

Henry Solomon- November 14, 2017

For the first time since 1958, Italy will not be going to the FIFA World Cup. Sweden held on to force a goalless draw in ... Read More

Super Eagles Crash Out Of Bahamas 2017

Henry Solomon- May 2, 2017

The Super Sand Eagles on Monday crashed out at the group stages of the Bahamas 2017. The team failed to progress to the quarterfinals of ... Read More

Nigerian Soldier Excels In Boxing, Wins International Boxing Tournament

AMT Tanimu- December 27, 2016

SK Usman, Abuja: A soldier of the Nigerian Army, Private Lawal Riliwan of Nigerian Army Sports Camp, has emerged overall Champion at the just concluded ... Read More

Brazilian World Cup Winning Captain Carlos Alberto Dies At 72

Henry Solomon- October 25, 2016

The legendary Brazillian Captain Carlos Alberto Torres died on Tuesday after he had suffered a heart attack. The defender and captain of Brazil's 1970 World ... Read More