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Abamu Shocks Tunisian, Faces Top Seed

Nigeria’s Matthew Abamu puts up a brilliant display by beating Elyes ben Abdullah of Tunisia 7-6, 6-3 to advance to the second round of the 2018 ITF/CAT African Junior Championships 16 and Under holding in Tunis, Tunisia. The 15-year-old Abamu was the underdog against the Tunisian but despite the huge home support for his counterpart, Abamu was composed by forcing ...

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Ronda Rousey stole the show at Wrestlemania

Ronda Rousey wasn’t wrestling for a title at Sunday’s WrestleMania 34, but the former UFC champion was the biggest winner of the night. Ronda teamed up with Kurt Angle, an Olympic Gold Medal-winning wrestler, to take on and defeat Stephanie McMahon and Triple H, arguably the two biggest antagonists in wrestling today. It was the most promoted match on the ...

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A rowdy WrestleMania

The expectations of many fans going into WrestleMania was that Rousey’s time in the ring would be limited. It’s her first match ever, so, the logic went, most of the match would be carried by veterans Triple H and Kurt Angle, with Rousey coming in for only brief spots. In the end, the mixed-tag match went over 20 minutes. It ...

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Guardiola Hails Pogba On His Show, “ Reuters

“After a second half like this, we have to do that all the time. If we did we would be up there [in the league] with City, and maybe even in front.” Mourinho said that either Guardiola or Pogba’s agent Mino Raiola was lying about whether the midfielder was made available by United. Mourinho said: “Guardiola says that, the agent ...

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Delta Sports Boss’ Mother Goes Home April 13

The remains of Chief Mrs. Alice Omabrogho Onogagamue; mother of the Director General of the Delta State Sports Commission, Victor Onogagamue will be buried on Friday, April 13, 2018. The Late Chief Mrs. Onogagamue was born on November 29, 1928, in Okpara Inland, a community located in the Ethiope East local government area of Delta State. She worked as a ...

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Africa’s Fallen Heavyweights Seek Compensation In Confed Cup

This weekend’s CAF Confederation Cup playoffs present an engrossing array of fixtures and present an opportunity for some of Africa’s fallen heavyweights to redeem their continental campaigns. 16 teams dropped out of the CAF Champions League at that competition’s playoff stage last month, but have a chance to extend their African campaigns beyond April via the last-chance saloon that is ...

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Dalung Optimistic Despite Poor Start At CWG

The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung is confident that Nigeria will surpass its past record at the ongoing Commonwealth Games. Barrister gave the assurance despite the country’s poor start at the Games in Gold Coast which enters Day 3 on Saturday. “The Games have just started and our team has prepared very well. Although the early start ...

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Enrique: Am Set For Chelsea, No Better Club

Luis Enrique has had a lovely year off after leaving Barcelona. He’s been linked with plenty of big clubs but has stayed quiet himself. Now he’s winding up the hype machine preparing to pitch for jobs this summer. He’s already made one thing clear – wherever he goes he won’t have it as easy as at Barcelona. This has been ...

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WWE Hall of Famer ‘Luscious’ Johnny Valiant Killed By A Truck

Thomas Sullivan, aka “Luscious” Johnny Valiant, is dead after a pickup truck hit him in Ross Township, Pennsylvania on Wednesday. Valiant, who was inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame in 1996, was 71. Police said that Valiant ran across a busy road, not in a crosswalk, when he was struck by the truck, WXPI reports. The driver of the ...

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Osun Dep Gov Insist Cousin Must Play For Eagles

Osun State Deputy Governor Titi Laoye-Tomori, has said that she wants her nephew Fikayo Tomori to play for Nigeria’s Super Eagles, insisting it will be a proud moment for her and the family. Tomori, who is presently on loan to Hull City from English Premiership giants, Chelsea, alongside Ola Aina, has represented Canada and England at youth level but is ...

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