Serena Williams withdraws from French Open clash with arch-rival Maria Sharapova

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Tennis champion, Serena Williams has pulled out of the French Open before her fourth-round match with arch-rival Maria Sharapova due to an injury. The 23-time Grand Slam winner who had recently returned to tennis after giving birth to her first child, called a press conference today to talk about her […]

‘Arsenal was ‘pathetic, gutless, uninspired, creatively devoid and technically incompetent, Arsene Wenger must go – Piers Morgan writes open letter to the Gunners’

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Controversial journalist and die-hard Arsenal fan, Piers Morgan has written an open letter to the club, after they were beaten 3-0 by Manchester City in the Carabao Cup final on Sunday. According to him, Arsenal has been deteriorating under Wenger for 10 years now, and he ‘needs to go for God […]

Finally, Lionel Messi scores against Chelsea for the first time in his career

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Until last night, Barcelona forward Lionel Messi had not scored in his career against Chelsea but finally broke the jinx with at Stamford bridge with his goal in a Champions League match. It took him nine games, but Lionel Messi has finally broken through against Chelsea finding the net in the 75th […]

Governor Ambode dissolves the boards of Lagos State sports associations

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Lagos State Governor, Akinwunmi Ambode has approved with immediate effect, the dissolution of the 36 State Sports Associations which were under the supervision of the Lagos State Sports Commission excluding the State Football Association. According to a statement by the Executive Chairman, Lagos State Sports Commission, Kweku Tandoh, dissolution of the Boards became necessary […]

Looking for 2018 FIFA World Cup™ Hospitality Packages? Integral begins Nigeria sales

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A number of high level guests that included former Nigeria captain, Austin Jay Jay Okocha, Obi Asika and Aisha Falode were in attendance as MATCH Hospitality AG and Integral launched the exclusive sale of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Hospitality Programme in Nigeria. MATCH Hospitality is the exclusive rights holder […]

Cristiano Ronaldo makes Champions League history, becomes first player to score 100 goals for one club

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Last night, Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to score 100 Champions League goals for the same club when he scored twice in Real Madrid’s last 16 clash at home to Paris Saint-Germain.   Ronaldo reached the landmark when he converted a penalty on the stroke of half-time to equalise Adrien Rabiot’s opener. He then added […]

Winter Olympics 2018: Japanese speed skater suspended after Acetazolamide is found in his system

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The organisers of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics have recorded the first positive drugs test in the ongoing competition in South Korea. Japanese short-track speed skater Kei Saito failed an out-of-competition test and was suspended for doping after Acetazolamide was found in his system.   The Court of Arbitration for Sport […]

FIFA rejects Neymar’s denouncement against Barcelona over unpaid bonuses

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FIFA has rejected Neymar’s denouncement against Barcelona for alleged unpaid bonuses. The Brazilian forward had demanded he be payed a €40m bonus which had reportedly been withheld by the Catalan club following his exit last summer. Now that FIFA has communicated their decision to the player’s representatives and the club, the […]