Nigeria’s Adesokan loses to Spain’s Azurmendi in Tokyo 2020 badminton
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Nigeria’s Adesokan loses to Spain’s Azurmendi in Tokyo 2020 badminton

Nigeria’s lead women badminton player, Dorcas Adesokan on Monday on Court 3 at the Musashno…

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Badminton: Nigeria loses to Japan in Men’s double
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Badminton: Nigeria loses to Japan in Men’s double

Nigeria’s pair of Godwin Olofua and Opeyori Anuoluwa on Saturday lost 2-0 to Japan’s pair…

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Japan boost Badminton Federation of Nigeria
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Japan boost Badminton Federation of Nigeria

The Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) has received a boost of donation of 80 Rackets…

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Another sports tragedy as  Olympic gold medallist in badminton collapses, dies during casual match
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Another sports tragedy as Olympic gold medallist in badminton collapses, dies during casual match

Indonesian badminton player Markis Kido, an Olympic doubles gold medallist, has died aged 36 from…

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NIGERIA’S BOLAJI WINS HISTORIC GOLD AT THE SPANISH PARA BADMINTON INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
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NIGERIA’S BOLAJI WINS HISTORIC GOLD AT THE SPANISH PARA BADMINTON INTERNATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP

Nigeria’s Eniola Bolaji made history as the first African to qualify for the final and…

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TOKYO 2020: TEAM NIGERIA  CAMP OPENS AT KISARAZU ON JULY 3RD
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TOKYO 2020: TEAM NIGERIA  CAMP OPENS AT KISARAZU ON JULY 3RD

Nigeria’s Ministry of  Youth and Sports Development has unveiled  a comprehensive plan  for Team Nigeria towards…

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NIGERIA’S SPORTS MINISTER DISSOLVES SPORTS 31 OF 32 FEDERATIONS
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NIGERIA’S SPORTS MINISTER DISSOLVES SPORTS 31 OF 32 FEDERATIONS

Only the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) which has a special status as a parastatal under…

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BADMINTON COMMUNITY MOURN LATE NIGERIAN STAR, BELLO OYEBANJI
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BADMINTON COMMUNITY MOURN LATE NIGERIAN STAR, BELLO OYEBANJI

Badminton Confederation Africa (BCA) and the Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) have expressed great shock…

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AFRICA BEST BADMINTON PLAYERS SHINE IN KWARA TOURNEY
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AFRICA BEST BADMINTON PLAYERS SHINE IN KWARA TOURNEY

There was excitement among badminton enthusiasts on Saturday in Ilorin when the Kwara State veterans…

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QUALIFICATION PERIOD FOR TOKYO 2020 BADMINTON TOURNAMENTS EXTENDED
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QUALIFICATION PERIOD FOR TOKYO 2020 BADMINTON TOURNAMENTS EXTENDED

Reprieve may have come to Nigerian badminton players struggling to make the cut to Tokyo…

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AFTERMATH OF NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL POSTPONEMENT, LAGOS SUSPENDS CAMPING
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AFTERMATH OF NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL POSTPONEMENT, LAGOS SUSPENDS CAMPING

The intensive and highly structured closed-camping activities put in place by the Lagos State Sports…

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OVER 500 ATHLETES GATHER FOR NIGERIA MILITARY GAMES
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OVER 500 ATHLETES GATHER FOR NIGERIA MILITARY GAMES

A record number of 592 athletes drawn   from nine Nigerian military and paramilitary agencies are…

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MAURITIUS BADMINTON QUEEN GETS 2-YEAR BAN; TO MISS TOKYO 2020
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MAURITIUS BADMINTON QUEEN GETS 2-YEAR BAN; TO MISS TOKYO 2020

Mauritius badminton player Kate Foo Kune will miss next year’s postponed Olympic Games in Tokyo…

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ABIA’s FIRST LADY DONATES VAN, PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR PARA BADMINTON
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ABIA’s FIRST LADY DONATES VAN, PLEDGES SUPPORT FOR PARA BADMINTON

The First Lady of Abia State, Dr. Mrs. Nkechi Ikpeazu has donated a Toyota Sienna…

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PHASE 2 OF NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL BEGINS ON ABUJA ANNIVERSARY
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PHASE 2 OF NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL BEGINS ON ABUJA ANNIVERSARY

BY KUNLE SOLAJA The National Sports Festival in Nigeria will be held in Benin in…

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WHY THE NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL MUST BE PUT ON HOLD
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WHY THE NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL MUST BE PUT ON HOLD

BY SMARTS EBHODAGHE It is no longer news that the 20th National Sports Festival tagged…

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NIGERIA’S PIONEER SPORTS RADIO OWNER, LARRY IZAMOJE MAKES SPORTS ICON LIST
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NIGERIA’S PIONEER SPORTS RADIO OWNER, LARRY IZAMOJE MAKES SPORTS ICON LIST

Sports journalism received a rare honour in Nigeria as the pioneer owner of sports radio…

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NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT TO HONOUR 60 SPORTS ICONS THIS FRIDAY
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NIGERIAN GOVERNMENT TO HONOUR 60 SPORTS ICONS THIS FRIDAY

All is now set to honour  60 Nigerian sports icons and  personalities that have won laurels …

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SIXTY DIAMOND MOMENTS OF NIGERIAN SPORTS HIGHLIGHT THE 60TH INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY!
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SIXTY DIAMOND MOMENTS OF NIGERIAN SPORTS HIGHLIGHT THE 60TH INDEPENDENCE ANNIVERSARY!

BY KUNLE SOLAJA Lead writer of the Sports Village Square takes a peep down memory…

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CHINESE COMPANIES DONATE FACE MASKS, THERMOMETERS TO BFN
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CHINESE COMPANIES DONATE FACE MASKS, THERMOMETERS TO BFN

The Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) has received 4,000 face masks and 11 infrared thermometers…

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NIGERIAN SPORTS RESUME; BUT WITHOUT CROWD ATTENDANCE
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NIGERIAN SPORTS RESUME; BUT WITHOUT CROWD ATTENDANCE

The gates to sporting arenas in Nigeria have been flung open for the first time…

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