Wednesday, April 08, 2015

Mother's Boy! Footballer Pays Off Mother's Debt

Left-back Mings has been a key player in Ipswich Town's push for promotion this season

A footballer showed he has sense of belonging and will never forget his root as he paid off his mother's debts.

Twenty two year old Tyrone Ming, who plays for Championship side, Ipswich Town showed appreciation for the efforts of his mum on him by paying off her debt.

2017 AFCON Qualifiers: Nigeria To Play Egypt For A Place In Gabon 2017

Nigeria will play Egypt in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers which is to be held in Gabon.

The Super Eagles, who will also play in Group H alongside Tanzania and Chad, will hope to stop the record AFCON winner from qualifying for the third time consecutively.

Monday, March 16, 2015

Like Father Like Son! Mourihno's Son Blasts Chelsea Fans, Labelling Them A 'Disgrace'

Jose Mario celebrates winning Chelsea's Capital One Cup victory with some of the players
Is this a case of 'like father like son' thing or Jose Mourinho's son has a mind of his own devoid of any influence from his father?. We all know that Chelsea manager says his mind and thrive in controversy but his son, Jose Mario has gone a step further,as he criticized Chelsea fans for booing their players.

Mario labelled the fans 'a disgrace' and the worst he has ever seen in his life after they booed Chelsea players, especially, Cesc Fabregas in Sunday's 1-1 draw with Southampton. 

''Don't Let Okoya Thomas' Table Tennis Legacy Die'' ATTF President Advice

The President, Africa Table Tennis Federation (ATTF), Khaled El-Salhy has advised stakeholders to continue to sustain the table tennis Legacy of late business mogul and pillar of sport, Okoya Thomas.

El-Salhy, who took time out at the just concluded ITTF World Tour, Lagos Open to pay a condolence visit to the family of late Sir Chief Molade Okoya-Thomas at their Victoria Island residence in Lagos, Nigeria, praised the Late Chief Okoya for using his wealth to promote a cause that has changed the lives of so many individuals in Nigeria.

Wednesday, March 04, 2015

Billionaire Club! Michael Jordan Becomes First Ever Athlete To Be Ranked As A Billionaire

Jordan's (left) 89 per cent majority share in the Charlotte Hornets is now worth more than $700 million

It is official. Basketball great, Michael Jordan is the first sport athlete to be a billionaire according to a recent publication released by Forbes.

Jordan, who rewrote the record books during a glorious career playing in the NBA, is ranked the 1741st richest person on the planet.

Mayweather And Pacquiao Intensify Preparation Ahead Of $300m Mega Boxing Fight

 Floyd Mayweather is put through his paces on day two of his official training camp in Las VegasThe 36-year-old throws a punch as he moves around the ring in the video posted to his Instagram
Boxing fans around the world are anticipating for, what many pundit have described as the biggest boxing bout in history and the gladiators are working really hard in making it a memorable one for the yearning fans.

Floyd Mayweather Jnr and Manny Pacquiao are really training hard in preparation of the  $300million fight against each other in May.

Relegation - Threatend Burnley Player, Rated Premier League Fittest Player

Burnley's George Boyd has often been hailed as the Premier League's fittest player and the stats are crystal clear to back it up 
According to the Daily Telegraph, Boyd is ahead of leading names such as Nemanja Matic and Cesc Fabregas of Chelsea as well as Steven N'Zonzi of Stoke City, just to mention a few, with 7.45 miles covered on average per game.

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

11th African U17 Championship: South Africa Defeats Nigeria 1-0 In Semis

Nigeria under 17 football national team, Wednesday evening,  lost 1-0 to their South Africa counterpart in the semi final of the 11th African U17 Championship in Niger Republic.

A first half strike by the Amajimbos of South Africa was enough to stop Nigeria' Golden Eaglets from getting into the final in tension soaked encounter played at the Stade Général Seyni Kountché, Niamey.

Saturday, February 14, 2015

Little Davis Spin Comedian Kelvin Hart In NBA All-Star Celebrity Game

NBA All-Star weekend: Celebrity Game

This is like an enlightenment. For starters, the NBA All-Star Celebrity Game is typically not a particularly good showcase for quality basketball. At its best, it's an opportunity to see if a handful of famous people can play without embarrassing themselves. Come to think of it,  it's a contest best viewed with Twitter at hand and a willingness to make jokes.

So it was interesting to see Thirteen-year-old Little League World Series sensation,  Mo'ne Davis, one of the participant and she wasted no time in showing everyone what they wanted to see in the 2015 NBA All-Star Celebrity Game at the Madison Square Garden.

CCSF takes taekwondo programme to Zamfara, as NTF lauds initiative

The Chika Chukwumerije Sports Foundation (CCSF) kick-started its 2015 programme when it launched its “Inspire the Zones” initiative in Gusau, Zamfara.
 The one-day inspirational programme, which saw 65 participants from Sokoto, Kebbi, Kaduna and Zamfara is the first of a six-leg journey that involves all the six geopolitical zones in the country, and is being done in partnership the Nigeria Taekwondo Federation via the Board Members resident in the Zone.
  According to CCSF Founder and three-time Olympian, Chika Chukwumerije, the aim of the workshop is simply to inspire young minds. 

He Is No More A Flop! Ideye Brace Helps WestBrom To FA Cup Quarter Finals

West Brom striker Brown Ideye celebrates his opener for the Baggies after 20 minutes against West Ham at the Hawthorns

He is no more a flop! Virtually everyone gave Brown Ideye the stick because he lost form after shinning like a million stars in the African cup of nations 2013 in South Africa which Nigeria won at the time and coach Stephen Keshi had to drop him from the 2014 world cup team and the subsequent 2015Africa Cup of Nation qualifiers.

In club football, pundit hailed his move to West Brom and many of us felt and hope that it will be the beginning of an era for Ideye. He was described as a flop under Steve Clark who eventually left West Brom and it was looking like new manager Tony Pulis, would axe him from the team.

Thursday, February 12, 2015

Why Always Him? Mourinho Threatens Media Walk Out After Been Asked About Ivanovic Challenge

Mourinho delivers a withering look as he stood firm on not answering questions about Ivanovic

Jose Mourinho is at it again. This time the Chelsea manager threatened to walk out of a post match media conference just because the press had the 'audacity' to ask him of his thought on the scuffle involving defender Branislav Ivanovic in Chelsea's 1-0 win over Everton.

The self styled 'Special One' refused to give his view when questioned in the post-match press conference immediately after the match.

In a perfect description, there was a moment, less than a minute into Mourinho's appearance after victory, when the threat was real and the mood was menacing.
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