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McIlroy Fans Alkohol Killing Golf

Rory McIlroy wondered Saturday whether limiting alcohol sales might help curb some of the loud and abusive behavior he believes is getting worse at PGA Tour tournaments. A month ago, McIlroy suggested that the commotion that surrounds a group following Tiger Woods cost the 14-time major champion half a shot per round. “It’s tiring,” McIlroy said. “I’ve got a headache ...

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Lagos Polo International Tournament Hits Climax

After a two-day break, Lagos Polo Club came alive again, as the final leg of the 2018 Lagos Polo International Tournament hit a climax. The first three matches of the day saw Lagos A Plus/DDSS, Kano Dantek/ABL and Kaduna YY Sublime coming out triumphant in the Low Cup. A Plus/DDSS out galloped Optima Energy 7-5 in an all-Lagos affair while ...

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Skating Federation Showers Naira Rain On Skaters

Nigeria’s stars to the 2017 African Skating Championship in Lome, Togo, have received financial rewards from president of Nigeria Roller Sports and Skating Federation, Comrade Joseph Evah. A total of 21 skaters represented Team Nigeria at the championship, where they won six medals made up of one silver and five bronze. Before their departure for Togo, Comrade Evah, a frontline ...

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Oboh, Bamikole Lead Nigeria To African Golf Tour

Female teenage golf sensation, Georgia Oboh and male star, Paul Bamikole have been named captains of Team Nigeria for the 2018 All-Africa Junior Golf Challenge in Morocco. The list of the contingent has been certified by the board of the Nigeria Golf Federation (NGF) and the list was Wednesday confirmed by the Secretary General of NGF, James Eakyns. Oboh will ...

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Adeshokan Set For Badminton Training Tour In Europe

Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) president, Francis Orbih has disclosed that the country’s top female player and Africa’s number one, Dorcas Adeshokan of Ogun state will soon travel for a tour of Europe. Orbih said the tour will be part of the build-up programme outlined for Adeshokan on the road to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games. Orbih revealed further that ...

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Nigeria Joins 16 Nations For Africa Junior Tour

After missing the 2017 edition in Zimbabwe, there are strong indications that Nigeria will join 16 other African nations to compete at the 2018 All-Africa Junior Golf Challenge in Morocco. Already, 16 countries including defending champion South Africa and host Morocco have been confirmed by the organizers for the seven-day tournament. Nigeria’s participation was made known to NationSport Monday by ...

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Oboh Places Third At Honda Golf Classic In USA

Nigerian teenage female golf sensation, Georgia Oboh made up for her disappointing outing at the Orange Bowl tournament to finish third at the 11th annual Junior Honda Classic in Palm Beach Gardens, USA. From the first round, Oboh ensured she was in the top three and she maintained her form to the end to finish in third place in the ...

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Oboh Places Third At Honda Golf Classic In USA

Nigerian teenage female golf sensation, Georgia Oboh made up for her disappointing outing at the Orange Bowl tournament to finish third at the 11th annual Junior Honda Classic in Palm Beach Gardens, USA. From the first round, Oboh ensured she was in the top three and she maintained her form to the end to finish in third place in the ...

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Adebayo Holds Nerve To Clinch Lakowe Golf Championship

Wary of losing another title after failing on the 34th hole at the 2016 edition, Tunji Adebayo held his nerves to pick the 2017 Lakowe Club Championship. An excited Adebayo described his victory as ‘an honour,’ while praising his opponents for bringing out the best in him. “We had a great time and I am glad to have played with ...

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Oboh Earns Equatorial Guinea Open Invitation

Nigerian female golfer, Georgina Oboh, has earned a rare invitation to the 3e Actuaries Open Championship that comes up at the end of the year in Mongomo, Equatorial Guinea. With the wild card, the 16- year-old amateur will share the limelight with selected top female golfers, who ply on the Ladies Professional Golfers Association (LPGA) and Ladies European Tour (LET). ...

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