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March 7, 2021

UFC 259: Nigeria’s Adesanya loses heavyweight challenge to Blachowicz

“This is definitely not a one-off, I definitely would be back. Like I said, dare to be great.”

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - MARCH 06: (L-R) Jan Blachowicz of Poland punches Israel Adesanya of Nigeria in their UFC light heavyweight championship fight during the UFC 259 event at UFC APEX on March 06, 2021 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Jeff Bottari/Zuffa LLC)
March 5, 2021

10,000 Nigerian students jostle for board championship trophies

“We need to engage these students, and I understand that not everyone will be interested in football.

March 5, 2021

Tiger Woods didn’t know, remember driving: Police

“We determine if there was a crime. If there was no crime, we close out the case.”

Tiger Woods
March 4, 2021

U-19 African Nations Volleyball Championship: Nigeria beat Cameroon

The Nigerian side are the competition’s defending champions.

U-19 Volleyball team
March 3, 2021

Diego Maradona’s 1992 Porsche to be auctioned

Maradona drove the 1992 silver Porsche 911 to and from training and matches.

Diego Maradona's 1992 Porsche to be auctioned
March 3, 2021

Acheampong’s $1 million fee: FIFA threatens Zamalek with transfer ban

“A transfer ban will be pronounced until the complete amount due is paid,” FIFA said.

Benjamin Acheampong
March 3, 2021

Third MoC Grand Prix: 300 athletes across Nigeria, West Africa registered

“The first edition in 2018 had 400 athletes, and the second in 2019 had 500 athletes.”

GRAND PRIX
February 28, 2021

Controversial penalty incident highlights Chelsea-Man United barren draw

Manchester United will likely feel hard done by, as Callum Hudson-Odoi appearing to have handled the ball in the box escaped unpunished.

February 28, 2021

Bale’s double inspires Spurs to 4-0 win against Burnley

Spurs are six points shy of fourth-placed West Ham with a game in hand.

Gareth Bale
February 28, 2021

U.S. Soccer abolishes kneeling for national anthem

In June, U.S. soccer’s board of directors voted to repeal the no-kneeling policy, which was put in place after Megan Rapinoe kneeled in 2016.