World Boxing Council heavyweights champion Tyson Fury’s U.S promoter Bob Arum says he is hopeful of finalising a deal for a super-fight with Anthony Joshua in the next two weeks. Arum, the Top Rank CEO has been locked in negotiations with Joshua’s representative Eddie Hearn of Matchroom Sport over a potential unification bout this coming summer. Speaking to Sky … Read more
After his historic victory over Argentina’s Ariel Baracamonte in a World Boxing Federation (WBF) Intercontinental heavyweight title fight in Lagos in 2019, Nigeria’s Onoriode ‘Godzilla’ Ehwarieme.. The post ‘Knockout specialist’ Onoriode Ehwarieme set for WBA title fight in Hamburg appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News.
The World Boxing Super Series will make a welcome return in 2021 after crowning three champions during season two between 2018 and 2020. Naoya Inoue, Josh Taylor, and Mairis Briedis lifted the coveted Ali Trophy as they enhanced their respective careers. As season three approaches, speculation is already mounting that another trio of awards will … Read more
Leicester 0-2 Slavia Prague (0-2 agg) Lukas Provod and Abdallah Sima leave hosts too much to do Leicester slumped out of the Europa League with a whimper, falling to a deserved defeat by the Czech champions. Brendan Rodgers never made it past the first knockout round of this tournament with either Liverpool or Celtic and … Read more
‘Revenge time’, ‘Redemption’: Some Arsenal fans react after Europa League draw – originally posted on Sportslens.com Arsenal have been drawn alongside Olympiacos for the round of 16 stage of the Europa League. The north London side cruised through the group phase of the competition with the perfect record of 18 points from six games. However, … Read more
Rivers United goalkeeper Theophilus Afelokhai has reiterated that the team has the capability to overturn the one-goal deficit against fellow Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) side Enyimba FC on Sunday, in the second leg of the CAF Confederation Cup. Cyril Olisemah scored the only goal of the game in the 59th minute, which has given … Read more
Excellent FC will open the 2020-21 Nationwide League One Zonal campaign with a date against Vandrezzer Academy FC, with that game due to take place today Monday 8th March 2021 at the University of Port Sports complex. Excellent FC will battle 8 other teams for the sole NNL playoff ticket. Check out the full Excellent … Read more
Adamawa United impressive run of form continues with a convincing victory against a stubborn Uyo-based Dakkada FC courtesy of goals from Idris Abubakar and substitute Surajo Hassan in either halves of the encounter. The post Adamawa United beat Dakkada to sustain winning momentum appeared first on Nigeria Professional Football League.
Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) campaigners Rivers United have announced indefinite suspension of Theophilus Afelokhai and Ifeanyi Anaemena for what the club describes as “unethical & unprofessional sportsman conduct”. Both players got the hook after Rivers United were thumped 3-0 by Akwa United at the weekend in an NPFL match. A statement on the club’s … Read more
Players and officials of Nigeria Professional Football League [NPFL] side Adamawa United FC were robbed at gunpoint around Benin-Ore expressway on Friday night at about 11.45 pm on their way for their week 11 NPFL fixture against MFM FC in Lagos. The post Gunmen attack NPFL club Adamawa United appeared first on TODAY.
What’s better than a nice trip down the Serie A memory lane to get into the right mood for the upcoming calcio weekend? Today, we propose you to guess a pretty recognizable lineup. Stripe don’t lie and nor do colors. There is only one Italian club wearing the iconic red and black striped jersey…Or maybe … Read more
Napoli coach Gennaro Gattuso as well as sporting director Cristiano Giuntoli could be sacked if the Partenopei fail to win against Bologna on Sunday evening. The Neapolitans have struggled to obtain results consistently and they squandered the lead late on Wednesday evening when they drew 3-3 away to Sassuolo. According to Corriere della Sera, the … Read more