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Israel Adesanya Knockouts Paulo Costa In 2nd Round To Retain Middleweight Title

Israel Adesanya who has remain undefeated UFC Champion, has knocked out Brazilian Paulo Costa in the second round on Sunday, to retain his UFC middleweight title in Abu Dhabi. After the fight, Adesanya called out Jared Cannonier as his next opponent, Adesanya said: “I said it before, Anderson Silver left […]

Manchester United Features Dj Cuppy In New Jersey Ad [Video]

Barely three months after she dumped Arsenal to become a Manchester United fan, Nigerian Disc jockey and singer Dj Cuppy has been unveiled as part of Manchester United’s new jersey campaign advert. The English football club Manchester United on Tuesday unveiled their third kit which is designed by sports kit giant Adidas […]

Nigeria To Feature In African Youths Weightlifting Championships In Kenya

Nigeria plans to feature in the African Junior and Youths Weightlifting Championships slated for between Dec. 5 and Dec. 11, in Nairobi, Kenya, an official has said. Christopher Nwadei, Technical Director, Nigeria Weightlifting Federation (NWF) told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) on Friday in Abuja that the tournament would serve […]

Messi Says He Is Not Leaving Barcelona

Lionel Messi said on Friday he will stay at Barcelona, insisting he could never go to court against “the club of his life”. But he launched a stinging attack on Barca president Josep Maria Bartomeu, accusing him of going back on an agreement to let him leave for free at […]

Serena Williams Back In First Match Since February

Serena Williams came back from the brink to start her first tournament in six months with a win. A rusty Williams overcame fellow American Bernarda Pera 4-6 6-4 6-1 in the opening round of the inaugural Top Seed Open in Lexington, Kentucky. Williams, the Open era Grand Slam record-holder, was in trouble […]

Nigerian Basketball Player Michael Ojo Dies At 27 In Serbia

Michael Ojo, a Nigerian basketball player who previously played for Red Star Belgrade, died at the age of 27 during a training session in the Serbian capital on Friday, the club said. “We are deeply saddened by the news”, Red Star’s spokesperson Igor Vujicin told AFP. The club couldn’t confirm […]

British MMA Star, Jahreau Shepherd Is Dead

British MMA fighter, Jahreau Shepherd, 30, has tragically died. The welterweight champion, nicknamed ‘The Nightmare’ is believed to have died suddenly on Saturday, with no cause of death yet confirmed. Shepherd’s MMA promoters’ the contenders’ in a tweet via its official Twitter account on Sunday, confirmed Jahreau Shepherd’s death. The […]