Category: Sports News Extra

Djokovic Advances To Quarter-Finals At Tokyo Olympics

Serbia’s Novak Djokovic, the top-ranked men’s singles tennis player in the world, is into the quarterfinals at the Tokyo Olympics. Djokovic defeated Spain’s...

Rivers Angels Thrash AS Police, Reach  WAFU Zone B Semi-final

Nigeria’s sole representative Rivers Angels have qualified for the semi-finals of the WAFU Zone B Women’s Champions League qualification tournament with a resounding...

Hungary’s Milak Sets Games Record, Wins Gold In Men’s 200m Butterfly

Hungary’s Kristof Milak has revealed his delight to have set a new record in the butterfly event of the ongoing Tokyo 2020. The 21-year-old Hungarian, who smashed...

‘Stop Biting Your Medals’ – Tokyo Olympic Organisers Tell Athletes

Tokyo 2020 Olympics organisers have reminded athletes that the medals are ‘not edible, and are actually made from recycled electronic devices donated by the...

Tokyo 2020: D’Tigers Blow 11 Point Lead To Lose Second Group Game Against Germany

Nigeria’s D’Tigers blew an 11- point lead from the third quarter to lose 99-92 against Germany in their second group game at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games,...

Quadri:’Without Tokyo 2020 Medal, I’ve Disappointed Sports Minister’

Team Nigeria’s captain to the Tokyo Olympic Games, Aruna Quadri has lamented his ouster from the Tokyo Olympics saying he has disappointed Sports Minister Sunday Dare...

Simone Biles Unsure Of Return To Olympic, Citing Mental Health Issue

Simone Biles’ hopes of winning a third straight Olympic gold medal in the gymnastic team event was cut short after he withdraws from the event, citing health...

StarTimes To Air FIBA AfroBasket 2021

Africa’s leading digital TV operator StarTimes is going to broadcast the African Championship of Nations, FIBA AfroBasket Rwanda 2021 live and exclusive. The 30th...

CAF Places One-Year Ban On Enyimba Captain Oladapo For Doping Offence 

Enyimba skipper Austin Oladapo has been handed a one-year suspension from all football related activities by CAF for doping offence. Oladapo’s suspension was announced...

Assar Egypt’s Table Tennis Star Equals Aruna’s Olympic Record 

Egypt’s Omar Assar has equaled Quadri Aruna’s Olympic Games record as the second African player to reach the quarterfinal stage of the men’s singles table tennis...