McGregor once again takes aim at Khabib

LIGHTWEIGHT rivals Khabib Nurmagomedov and Conor McGregor have been ramping up the trash talk lately. That trend is not about to stop soon. One will think that the irish fighter will slow... Read more »

Tokyo celebrates as Olympic, Paralympic flags return to Japanese capital

TOKYO 2020 have held a ceremony to mark the return of the Olympic and Paralympic flags to the Japanese capital following a tour of the country. Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike received the... Read more »

WWE: Kofi, Bryan sign Wrestlemania contract

KOFI Kingston and WWE Champion Daniel Bryan made their match at WrestleMania 35 official on Smackdown by signing a contract. Bryan, who was accompanied by his follower Rowan, said that Kingston has... Read more »

Estoril Open may not feature Federer, Nadal, Djokovic – Zilhao

ESTORIL Open Tournament Director Joao Zilhao commented on the upcoming Portuguese event that will take place in late April. Speaking in a press conference call on Wednesday, Zilhao said: “We will have... Read more »

Murray returns to court after surgery

BRITISH tennis star, Andy Murray has returned to a tennis court two months after undergoing hip resurfacing surgery. Murray, who has not played competitively since his first-round exit at the Australian Open... Read more »

Federer, Zverev Wawrinka to play Basel 2019

THE ATP Tour had visited Basel for the first time in 1975 and it stayed in this picturesque town ever since, attracting some of the biggest names in the world of tennis.... Read more »

Leno… Arsenal’s Player of the Month

BERND Leno is glad to have the support of the Arsenal fans after they voted him the club’s Player of the Month for March. Thanks to the international break, Leno only played... Read more »

Atletico’s injury list gives Simeone concern

ALVARO Morata picked up a knock on  Tuesday’s 2-0 win at home to Girona – and could now miss Atletico Madrid’s encounter with Barcelona. Atletico did not state how long the Spain... Read more »

Mainz vs Freiburg match preview

HOME advantage could be key to Mainz ending a depressing run of results with a victory over a Freiburg side who are currently proving much more difficult to beat. The form team... Read more »

Klopp not worried about Salah’s goal drought

JURGEN Klopp insists Mohamed Salah is still playing a starting role in Liverpool’s title challenge as he dismissed concerns about his side’s lack of goals from midfield. The Egypt winger goes into... Read more »

Southampton vs Liverpool match preview

SOUTHAMPTON are now undoubtedly improving under Ralph Hasenhuttl, but probably not rapidly enough to stop Liverpool from boosting their title prospects with a victory here. The jury had been out on Hasenhuttl’s... Read more »

Bordeaux vs Marseille Match Preview

MARSEILLE must feel this is the season when they will finally end their 42-year wait for a victory away to Bordeaux. But currently, there is a big contrast between the form of... Read more »

Delta will always lead in sports – Okowa

As Obule Int’ school lifts principal’s cup OBULE Integrated School, Sapele has won this year’s edition of the Delta State Principal’s Cup with Governor IfeanyiOkowa saying it was a clear evidence to... Read more »

Aiteo promises sustained Sponsorship of Nigerian Football

INDIGENOUS energy conglomerate and Official Optimum Partner of the Nigerian Football Federation, Aiteo Group, reaffirmed its pledge to youth capacity development in Nigeria and across the African continent through its sponsorship of... Read more »

Wenger plays down PSG link

AFTER months linked to the job, Arsene Wenger has finally admitted he does not want to be involved with PSG. Speaking in a masterclass held at Olympia Theater in Paris, Le Prof... Read more »

Pele in Paris Hospital

FOOTBALL legend Pele was taken to a Paris hospital as a precaution on Wednesday after suffering from an “infection” but is “doing well”, according to members of his entourage. The 78-year-old Brazilian... Read more »

Rennes demand 50m Euros for Sarr

 ARSENAL have reportedly received a major boost in pursuit of 21-year-old Rennes Winger Ismaila Sarr, who has been taking Ligue 1 by storm. According to a report by French outlet Le 10... Read more »

Mixed reaction on racism in Juve squad

JUVENTUS and Italy defender Leonardo Bonucci has claimed that teammate Moise Kean was “50-50” to blame for racist chants reportedly directed at him. Kean was abused by Cagliari fans after scoring on... Read more »