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Photos: Yaya Toure’s Incredible Luxury Car Collection!

To say that Ivorian Midfielder Yaya Toure has taste in luxury vehicles is an understatement. The towering Toure has not one, but two Rolls Royce vehicles parked in his garage. Check it out! The 36-year-old has been spotted in a Mercedes G Class SUV that retails for R2.7 million. The former Manchester City man also […]

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Azerbaijan indicates Mkhitaryan can play in Europa final

  Azerbaijan’s Foreign Ministry has indicated Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan can play in the Europa League final in Baku despite tension between Azerbaijan and his native Armenia. Asked about Mkhitaryan, ministry spokeswoman Leyla Abdullayeva tells The Associated Press that “many major sports events have been hosted in Azerbaijan, and Armenian athletes have taken part in […]

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CAF President denies bribery allegations

  CAF president Ahmad Ahmad has said he had no control over finances at the confederation after former secretary general Amr Fahmy accused him of bribing presidents of African national soccer associations and misusing hundreds of thousands of dollars. Fahmy was fired last month for “misconduct” but CAF didn’t release details of any disciplinary case […]

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U17 AFCON: Nigeria, Guinea tango in fierce semi final clash

Two –time champions Nigeria and West African rivals Guinea clash at the National Stadium, Dar es Salaam on Wednesday afternoon in what is a much –anticipated first semi final of the ongoing Africa U-17 Cup of Nations. Nigeria have been victorious at the continental tournament on two occasions, in 2001 and 2007, and are the […]

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Omotayo, Toriola suffer defeat as Oshonaike in race for main draw spot

Olajide Omotayo was on the receiving end yesterday at the 2019 ITTF World Championship after losing in a narrow battle against Cyprus’ Marios Yiangou just as Segun Toriola’s recovery against United States’ Victor Liu was thwarted. Olufunke Oshonaike was all smile, as she recorded an emphatic 4-1 win over Ecuador’s Mylena Plaza in her first group […]

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African U20 & U18 Championships: Kara, Nnaji strike gold

Nigeria’s youth athletics team continued their impressive performances on Day 3 at the African U20 and U18 Championships in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire by adding two more gold medals in the field events. Princess Kara produced a Personal Best (PB) throw of 50.04m to win the gold medal in the women’s U-20 Discus Throw final ahead […]

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“Israel Adesanya was a better fighter”- Kelvin Gastelum

Kelvin Gastelum has confessed Nigeria-Born Mixed Martial Artist Fighter, Israel ‘The Last Stylebender’ Adesanya was better than him after their grueling fight on Saturday night. The American also congratulated Adesanya and hoped they would meet again in the octagon in the future. Gastelum lost the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) interim middleweight title by a unanimous […]

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Dalung hails Kida led NBBF Board on its achievements 

Sports Minister has commended the Nigeria Basketball Federation led by its President Engineer Ahmadu Musa Kida on taking D’ Tigers to number one team in Africa and 32nd in the world and D- Tigress to Number two in Africa and number 19 in the world rankings among other notable achievements of the Board at the NBBF […]

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Ramon, Agofure win Okota marathon  

The duo of Kareem Ramon and Charity Agofure emerged champions of the third edition of the Wordbased Assembly Church – organised  marathon  tagged ‘Okota Hit Run’ in Lagos on Saturday. In the male category, Ramon, an aluminium fabricator, won the 7km high impact intensity race which started at Ago roundabout and ended at the Ago Bridge, while […]

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Messi makes history in Barcelona’s 2-0 win against Atletico

  Lionel Messi made history after becoming the player with the most number of wins in the Spanish top flight league following Barcelona’s 2-0 win over Atletico Madrid on Saturday. The 31-year-old Argentine forward got on the scoresheet to seal all three points for the Blaugrana who have extended their 11-point lead on the table. […]

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