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UCL: Magnificent Ronaldo sends Real Madrid to semi

Real Madrid and Manchester City are through to the semi-finals of the Champions League after winning their respective quarter-final second legs on Tuesday. Cristiano Ronaldo scored a brilliant hat-trick as Madrid beat Wolfsburg 3-0 at the Santiago Bernabeu to overturn …

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Dwarf athlete Onye laments non-payment of Buhari money

Dwarf athlete, Lauritta Onye, has lamented the non-payment of money entitled to her three months after President Muhammadu Buhari rewarded the country’s outstanding sportsmen and women in January. Onye, who specialises in field events discus and shot put, set a …

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Tears, no fears as Foxes close in on title

Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri played down his emotional response after the Foxes took their latest big step towards the English Premier League title.Ranieri left the pitch in tears after Jamie Vardy’s second-half double sealed a hard-fought 2-0 win at …

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Pacquaio Beats Bradley In Welterweight Title Fight

Manny Pacquaio has beaten Timothy Bradley in their Welterweight Title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. The 37-year old Pacquiao knocked down his rival twice in the seventh and ninth rounds, before cruising to a 116-110 on all three …

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Leicester qualify for Champions League

Premier League leaders Leicester City qualified for the Champions League for the first time in their history on Sunday. Leicester’s 2-0 win away to Sunderland allied to fifth-placed Manchester United’s 3-0 loss at Tottenham Hotspur guaranteed the Foxes a top-four …

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Pacquiao, Bradley Weigh-In Ahead Of Bout

Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley have weighed in ahead of their third fight at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas. Both fighters made weight for the scheduled 12 round bout with Pacquiao tipping the scales at 145.5 pounds and …

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Enyimba battle Etoile in PH

Enyimba will battle Confederation Cup title holders Etoile du Sahel in the first leg of their CAF Champions League second round clash on Sunday. Kick-off at the Adokiye Amiesimaka is set for 17h00 CAT. The Nigerian hosts have overcome Uganda’s …

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Amuneke calls up victorious Eaglets to Flying Eagles

World Cup-winning Golden Eaglets Class of 2015 have dominated the 30 call-ups by Nigeria U20 coach Emmanuel Amuneke. The victorious Eaglets from Chile 2015 include goalkeepers Akpan Udoh and Amos Benjamin as well as John Lazarus, David Enogela, Kingsley Michael, …

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Iwobi wants Rio action with Dream Team

Arsenal forward Alex Iwobi wants to be part of the Nigeria squad to the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro after failing to see the Super Eagles reach the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. Coach Samson Siasia was the …

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