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Dorcas Depart For Denmark Training Camp

Number one female badminton player in the country Dorcas Adesokan who hails from Ogun state has departed  Nigeria  for Denmark on Wednesday evening for a month training camp  where she will be taking part in some competitions as she aims to qualify for the 2020 Olympic games in Japan. Dorcas who is the defending champion of the National Championships in ...

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Chamberlain Squash: Pomp, Excitement Herald Openers

….It’s the biggest Squash Event So Far- NSF President Fans and players were in jubilant mood on Wednesday as the main matches of the 2018 Chamberlain Squash Open (CSO) kicked off at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere, Lagos. Students from various schools in Lagos turned out in their numbers to witness the event in what the CSO Promoter, Chamberlain Usoh, ...

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BFN hails Para- Badminton Players, Promise Exposure

Six Para-Badminton players to the just concluded Uganda International Badminton championship and the Africa senior Para-Badminton championship in Kampala have been hailed by the board of the BFN while praising the wife of Abia state Governor  Nkechi Ikpeazu for her support to the tournaments.The team led by Vice President of the Badminton  Federation of Nigeria Muhammad Maina returned to the ...

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Nigeria Wins 19 Para-badminton Medals In Uganda

Nigeria’s team to the Para-Badminton International Championships and Africa Para-Badminton Championships in Kampala, Uganda are back in the country with 19 medals. The country won seven gold and five silver in the Africa championships that held from April 30 to May 4, then clinched one gold, three silver and three bronze at the competition in Uganda. Oyebanji Bello, who got ...

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Badminton Players Relish 63 Days Tour In Indonesia

Four Nigerian badminton players are back in the country after spending 63 days in Indonesia for a training tour. The tour, which was packaged by Badminton Federation of Nigeria, saw Anuoluwapo Opeyori, Godwin Olufua, Daniel Philips and Daniel Christopher learn new skills in Indonesia. The players, who arrived Muritala Mohammed International Airport in Lagos on Thursday, thanked the facilitator, Adhi ...

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Serena Withdraws From 2018 Madrid Open

American female tennis ace, Serena Williams, has withdrawn from Madrid Open, which is billed to serve off next week. Serena has not been seen on the WTA Tour since losing to Naomi Osaka in the first round in Miami and has decided she needs more preparation time to compete on clay. However, the 23-time grand slam champion suffered early exits ...

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Nigeria’s Men’s Table Tennis Team Top ITTF Division 2

Nigeria’s men’s ping-pong team finished second of their group, despite defeating Bulgaria 3-0, to get a third win at the 2018 World Team Table Tennis Championship in Halmstad, Sweden. They suffered a 3-1 loss to Slovakia on Tuesday after beating Turkey 3-0 and Argentina 3-1 in their opening two games of the Men’s Division 2 Group F, but finished second ...

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Serena Williams Speaks On Letter To Mum Over Daughter’s Body

 Tennis icon Serena Williams discussed on “The View” Tuesday penning an open letter to her mom about her 7-month-old daughter’s “powerful” body and dealing with body-shamers. Serena Williams and mom Oracene Price during The 2003 Rising Stars Gala in Century City, Calif., Nov. 14, 2003. more + In Williams’ letter posted to Reddit in September, she wrote: “I don’t know ...

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GSL Open: Imeh, Out To Redeem Nigeria

Top-ranked  Nigerian tennis stars, Joseph Imeh and Thomas Otu will shoulder Nigeria’s hope for a good outing at the ongoing GSL Open Nigeria F3 Futures in Abuja as they file out for their first round matches at the ITF Pro Circuit event on Tuesday. World number 1834 ranked Imeh, who bested Michael Michael to reach this stage, will confront Mirko ...

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2018 ITTF World Team Championships: Nigeria Marches On As Egypt Slumps In Sweden

Team Nigeria continued their march to the Championship Division at the 2018 ITTF World Team Championships holding in Halmstad, Sweden while Egypt suffered their second group defeat of the competition. Having won their first group match against Turkey convincingly, Nigeria was made to work harder on Monday April 30 against Argentina. With Segun Toriola narrowly losing the first game to ...

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