Category: Sports News Extra

Fury Yet To Sign Joshua Contract Amid Amid Talk Of Back-Up Plan

Tyson Fury’s promoter, Frank Warrren, has explained why the Gypsy King is yet to sign off the final arrangements of his fight with Anthony Joshua. The heavyweight...

Dare Minister Charges Para- Athletics Team To Be Worthy Ambassadors

Minister of Youth and sports Development Sunday Dare has charged Nigerian Para-Athletics team to Notwil, Switzerland to be worthy Ambassadors of the country as they seek...

NTTF Stakes N4.5m On National Championships In Lagos

The Nigeria Table Tennis Federation (NTTF) has staked N4.5m for the 2021 National Championships taking place on May 18 to 22 at the Molade Okoya-Thomas Hall of Teslim...

AFN Debunks Report On Unrest In Relay Teams’ USA Camp

The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has described as a total fabrication the report in a national daily newspaper that the purported dropping of some coaches from...

80% Of Japanese Want Tokyo Olympics Cancelled 

A campaign to cancel the Tokyo Olympics is gaining pace – as polls say 80% of Japanese people want the games to be called off, Sky News reports. Around 200,000 people...

Sports Minister Sees Off Nigeria Relay Teams To USA

Nigeria’s preparations for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics has hit top gear as 16 athletes departed the Murtala Mohammed International Airport Thursday aboard Delta...

Revealed: How Rashidi Yekini Begged Teammates For Support Ahead 1994 World Cup

Former Ajax star, Sunday Oliseh has made a startling revelation on how late Super Eagles striker, Rashidi Yekini had to appeal to his teammate for support prior to the...

Women’s AFCON Qualifiers Draw To Be Conducted Monday

The draw for the Total Women’s Africa Cup of Nations, Morocco 2022 Qualifiers will be conducted on Monday, 10 May 2021 at the CAF headquarters in Cairo, Egypt. The...

Pinnick Leads Drive For Billion-Dollar Infrastructural Lifeline For African Football

President of the Nigeria Football Federation and Member of the CAF Emergency Committee, Mr. Amaju Melvin Pinnick was the pivot of a crucial meeting in the Ivorian...

Nigerian Chess Prodigy, Tani Adewumi Becomes U.S. Chess National Master

Nigerian American Tani Adewumi is only 10 years old, but he has just become a U.S. Chess National Master with a rating of 2223. His latest triumph was reported by New...