One year ago, Nigeria began her quest for medals at the 2016 Paralympic Games which was held from September 7th to 18th in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Having claimed only one Bronze medal at the Olympics a few weeks before, the country’s already battered image was in dire need of redemption after finishing joint 78th
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After 14 exciting meets, Brussels Diamond League drew the curtains on our Fantasy Diamond Race contest, with so many winners to reward in the MoC League. Before giving an overview of the entire season, let’s summarize what transpired in Belgium where two teams tied for 1st place, the second time it’s happening in the league
There is always a first time to break the duck and end a cycle, and for some African athletes, the 2017 World Championships in London presents the perfect opportunity to finally win their first ever medal in this competition. In this article, we would be previewing five athletes who after many attempts, are now well
Nigerian and World Athletics fans can be assured of LIVE social media, photo and video updates for the 2nd IAAF World Championships in a row from the stables of Making of Champions (MoC), following the Sport Media & Management Company’s debut outing covering the biennial Athletics showpiece 2 years ago in Beijing. Thanks to the
Making the National team to any global event is considered a thing of pride no doubt, but it is even more enthralling when two siblings are accorded the rare privilege of representing their country on the international stage. The world of Track and Field has witnessed its fair share of siblings compete at the highest
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Former German National coach, Martin Adomeit has been engaged to coach Aruna Quadri at the 2017 ITTF World Cup holding from October 20 to 22 in Liege, Belgium. It was Joola – a Sports manufacturing firm, that secured the services of the German coach for the Nigerian as the lip service being paid by the
Reigning World Champions in the men’s Javelin throw and women’s Pole vault, Johannes Vetter and Ekaterina Stefanidi, won the European Athlete of the Year awards at the Golden Tracks awards ceremony held in Vilnius, Lithuania, on Saturday, October 14. German thrower Vetter tops the 2017 World rankings and achieved this feat after recording a monster
As the only African to make it to the quarterfinal of the World Cup and Olympic Games, the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) through it Publication Editor Ian Marshal, has described Aruna Quadri as a record setter, following his feat at the Polish Open at the weekend. After winning the Polish Open Men’s Singles title,
With a few days to the 2017 ITTF World Cup in Liege, Beligum, Aruna Quadri defied all odds on Sunday October 8, to emerge the men’s Singles Champion at the ITTF Challenge tagged ‘Polish Open’. The Nigerian who has been listed among the Top 20 players in the world that will compete at the prestigious
The Super Eagles of Nigeria eked out a 1-0 win against Zambia at the Godswill Akpabio Stadium in Uyo on Saturday to qualify for the 2018 World Cup in Russia with a game to spare. The win allowed Nigeria to move six points clear at the top of Group B, above Zambia whose slim hopes
Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr is keeping faith with the same starting eleven he has used in the last two 2018 world cup qualifying matches, naming an unchanged team to face Zambia. There were concerns over who will start in goal for the Super Eagles, after Rohr in press conference on Thursday refused to state
The 2018 World qualifiers have gone so smoothly for the Super Eagles of Nigeria that they could secure qualification for Russia without losing a match, and even a game to spare. Nigeria will face the Chipolopolos of Zambia on Saturday in a crucial game, knowing that a victory will see them qualify for the World
The Access Bank Lagos City Marathon has been awarded the IAAF Bronze Label by the governing body of Athletics, the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). IAAF label races are designated as leading road races around the world and were first introduced in 2008. In that first year, only Gold and Silver Labels were awarded.
Unlike in the game against Cameroon when Super Eagles coach Gernot Rohr instantly said Ifeanyi Ubah FC goalkeeper Ikechukwu Ezenwa was going to be in goal, against Zambia the coach doesn’t want to give up that information just yet. With Dan Akpeyi making a return having suffered an injury that ruled him out in the