IT’S A TWIN ANNIVERSARY FOR ODEGBAMI
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IT’S A TWIN ANNIVERSARY FOR ODEGBAMI

BY KUNLE SOLAJA This Friday 30 October is a twin anniversary for the excellent career…

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WORLD 100M CHAMPION COLEMAN BANNED FOR TWO YEARS!
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WORLD 100M CHAMPION COLEMAN BANNED FOR TWO YEARS!

World champion sprinter Christian Coleman has been banned for two years for anti-doping offences, ruling…

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RUSSIAN INTELLIGENCE OFFICERS CHARGED IN US FOR PYEONGCHANG 2018 CYBER-ATTACK
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RUSSIAN INTELLIGENCE OFFICERS CHARGED IN US FOR PYEONGCHANG 2018 CYBER-ATTACK

Six Russian intelligence officers have been charged in the United States in an alleged global…

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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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THOUSANDS WANT IRAN OUT OF OLYMPICS PETITIONS OVER WRESTLER’S EXECUTION
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THOUSANDS WANT IRAN OUT OF OLYMPICS PETITIONS OVER WRESTLER’S EXECUTION

BY MICHAEL HOUSTON Thousands of people from 39 countries have signed a letter from the…

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NIGERIANS EXCITED ABOUT BAM ADEBAYO’S D’TIGERS PROSPECT
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NIGERIANS EXCITED ABOUT BAM ADEBAYO’S D’TIGERS PROSPECT

Basketball fans in Nigeria are in frenzy over the prospects of having Miami Heats Centre, Femi…

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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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TOKYO 2020 PLAN TO CUT NUMBER OF OFFICIALS ATTENDING GAMES BY 10 TO 15 PER CENT
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TOKYO 2020 PLAN TO CUT NUMBER OF OFFICIALS ATTENDING GAMES BY 10 TO 15 PER CENT

Tokyo 2020 organisers are planning to cut the number of officials attending next year’s Olympics…

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JAPAN MAY EASE ENTRY RULES FOR TOKYO 2020 ATHLETES, MUTŌ HINTS
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JAPAN MAY EASE ENTRY RULES FOR TOKYO 2020 ATHLETES, MUTŌ HINTS

Tokyo 2020 chief executive Toshirō Mutō has hinted the Japanese Government may relax entry restrictions…

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ALL TOKYO 2020 ATHLETES MUST PASS CORONAVIRUS TEST
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ALL TOKYO 2020 ATHLETES MUST PASS CORONAVIRUS TEST

Organisers of next year’s delayed Olympic Games will require coronavirus tests of foreign athletes upon…

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TOKYO 2020 CONSULTANCY FIRM BLACK TIDINGS “PAID $370,000” TO PAPA MASSATA DIACK
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TOKYO 2020 CONSULTANCY FIRM BLACK TIDINGS “PAID $370,000” TO PAPA MASSATA DIACK

Consultancy firm Black Tidings reportedly transferred $370,000 (£288,000/€313,000) to Papa Massata Diack around the time…

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WRESTLER’S EXECUTION: WORLD PLAYERS ASSOCIATION DEMANDS IRAN’S EXPULSION FROM OLYMPICS
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WRESTLER’S EXECUTION: WORLD PLAYERS ASSOCIATION DEMANDS IRAN’S EXPULSION FROM OLYMPICS

BY NANCY GILLEN World Players Association executive director Brendan Schwab has outlined five commitments the…

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IOC VICE PRESIDENT RULES OUT OLYMPIC BAN ON IRAN FOLLOWING WRESTLER’S EXECUTION
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IOC VICE PRESIDENT RULES OUT OLYMPIC BAN ON IRAN FOLLOWING WRESTLER’S EXECUTION

The vice-president of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) has suggested Iran are unlikely to be…

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GLOBAL CALL FOR IRAN EXPULSION FROM IOC
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GLOBAL CALL FOR IRAN EXPULSION FROM IOC

Global Athlete has demanded the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and United World Wrestling (UWW) expel…

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IOC BATTLING TO SAVE IRANIAN WRESTLING CHAMPION SENTENCED TO DEATH
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IOC BATTLING TO SAVE IRANIAN WRESTLING CHAMPION SENTENCED TO DEATH

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is “extremely concerned” by the case involving Iranian wrestler Navid…

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NIKE KIT STOLEN BY KENYAN OFFICIALS RETURNED
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NIKE KIT STOLEN BY KENYAN OFFICIALS RETURNED

Nike kit supposed to be used by Kenyan athletes during the 2016 Olympic Games in…

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WORLD’S OLDEST LIVING OLYMPIC MEDALLIST ALNEVIK PASSES AWAY AGED 100
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WORLD’S OLDEST LIVING OLYMPIC MEDALLIST ALNEVIK PASSES AWAY AGED 100

BY MICHAEL HOUSTON Swedish runner Folke Alnevik, who was the world’s oldest living Olympic medallist,…

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THIS DAY IN HISTORY: NIGERIA WINS ITS 1ST OLYMPIC MEDAL
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THIS DAY IN HISTORY: NIGERIA WINS ITS 1ST OLYMPIC MEDAL

BY KUNLE SOLAJA. Till date, Nigeria has won a total of 25 medals spread across…

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JAPANESE MAN ARRESTED OVER FAKE TOKYO 2020 MEDALS
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JAPANESE MAN ARRESTED OVER FAKE TOKYO 2020 MEDALS

BY MICHAEL PAVITT The Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department has arrested a man on suspicion of…

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IOC SCAMMED OVER MUHAMMAD ALI’S OLYMPIC TORCH
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IOC SCAMMED OVER MUHAMMAD ALI’S OLYMPIC TORCH

BY NEIL SHEFFERD A Torch donated to the International Olympic Committee (IOC), said to be…

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