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Wuraola Golf Competition Maintains Pro-Am Status

The annual Elizabeth Wuraola Ojo Golf Tournament (EWOMGT) will remain a platform for both professional and amateur golfers, in order to accord opportunities to plays of various levels to participate. This is the affirmation from the managing director of Toyota (Nigeria) Limited, Adekunle Adeojo, while speaking on behalf of the sponsors at the end of the 15th edition of the …

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Orbih: China Will Pay Nigeria’s Badminton Coaches

Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) president, Francis Orbih has disclosed that the country will soon get technical assessors, coaches and advisers from China without any extra cost to the body. While confirming that the federation has secured the services of a Chinese technical adviser and assistant coach to improve Nigeria’s national teams, Orbih said their country is footing the bill. …

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Rivers pledges a Scholarship To Obomanu- Assisi for Gold Win At Golf Tourney

The Rivers state government has promised p the wonder-girl golf tourney winner a schorlaship. Making this public, Rivers State Sport Commissioner, Hon. Boma Iyaye revealed that Miss Obomanu-Assisi was being rewarded for earlier winning a bronze medal at the National youth games at Ilorin, Kwara State in September 2018. Hon. Iyaye while receiving the gold trophy from Miss Obomanu- Assisi …

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RIVERS STATE GOVERNMENT AWARDS SCHOLARSHIP TO MISS CHRISTY OBOMANU ASSISI FOR EXCELLENT PERFORMANCE IN GOLF

The Rivers State Government has pledged a scholarship award to Miss Christy Obomanu- Assisi for winning a gold medal at the just concluded 5th Dr. Awa Ibrahim junior Golf championship Championship in Lagos. Making this public, Rivers State Sport Commissioner, Hon. Boma Iyaye revealed that Miss Obomanu-Assisi was being rewarded for earlier winning a bronze medal at the National youth …

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Wuraola Ojo Golf Contest Shakes Ondo State

This year’s edition of Elizabeth Wuraola Ojo Memorial Golf Contest is set to shake Smokin’ Hills Golf Resort, Ilara Mokin in Ondo State. The golf resort will come alive for two days, as professional and amateur players converge there to celebrate the virtues of late Mrs Elizabeth Wuraola Ojo . The two-day contest sponsored by Toyota (Nigeria) Limited is in …

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Georgina Oboh Relishes European Golf Tour Entry

Nigerian female golf fast-rising sensation, Georgia Oboh is relishing her entry into the European Ladies’ Golf Tour and approaching a new record on the circuit. The 2018 Youth Olympics ace is set to enact a new mark, after she finished third in the Ladies European Tour (LET) Qualifying School tournament. She, therefore, becomes the first Nigerian female golfer to qualify …

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Oba Of Benin Golf Winner Reveals Success Secrets

The winner of this year’s Oba of Benin Invitational Golf Tournament, Osaze Iyare has revealed the secrets behind his success at the recent competition, as he says he learnt how to play the game the hard way. In the wake of what sports247.ng reports as a superlative outing by Iyare in the seventh edition of the competition, he said getting …

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UK-based Pilot Wins Julius Berger Tournament

A Nigerian pilot based in United Kingdom, Tony Yusuf-Adam has won this year’s Julius Berger Invitational Golf Tournament in Abuja. Yusuf-Adam took top spot in the 15th edition of the competition, which held last Saturday at IBB International Golf & Country Club, after which he said he was excited to pull off the feat. Yusuf-Adam, who carded 77 gross and …

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Lakowe Lakes Golf Classic Here To Stay – Elliott

An affirmation has come that the six-year-old Lakowe Lakes Golf Classic will now continue on an annual basis for several years to come, as organisers are celebrating a successful 2018 edition for the competition. The verdict was provided by director of golf, Campbell Elliot, who hailed the double-pronged tourney, where tour professionals compete among themselves, alongside three amateur players in …

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Ryder Cup Eye Victim Threatens Court Action

A spectator at this year’s Ryder Cup, Corine Remande, who was hit by a golf ball, has threatened legal action over the mishap, sports247 has gathered. Remande was struck in the face by a wayward tee shot from American golfer, Brooks Koepka at Le Golf National’s sixth hole on Friday, and the 49-year-old was taken away with a bandaged eye. …

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