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Gasly celebrates ‘insane’ first podium in F1

SAO PAULO French driver Pierre Gasly stood on the Formula One podium for the first time in his career on Sunday and said it...

Hamilton apologises to Albon after rare error

SAO PAULO Six-times world champion Lewis Hamilton apologised to Alexander Albon on Sunday for a collision that cost the Red Bull rookie a first...

Ferrari drivers should feel sorry about mistakes, says team boss

SAO PAULO Ferrari reminded Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc of their responsibilities to the team after they put each other out of Sunday’s Brazilian...

Rowe Park agog for boxing Night Mini showdown

All roads lead to the Rowe Park Sports Complex, Yaba, Lagos, this evening for the first edition of GOtv Boxing Night Mini. Boxing fans,...

Flamengo beat Gremio 1-0 as Serie A title looms closer

PORTO ALEGRE Gabriel Barbosa scored the winner from a first-half penalty and then was sent off 17 minutes from time as Flamengo beat Gremio...

France celebrate 2-0 win in Albania’s new stadium

TIRANA World champions France produced a fitting inaugural match in Albania’s newly-built Arena Kombetare stadium after goals from Corentin Tolisso and Antoine Griezmann gave...

Record WSL crowds at big stadia but players want more

LONDON Another milestone in women’s soccer was reached on Sunday when a record Super League (WSL) crowd of 38,262 saw Tottenham Hotspur’s 2-0 defeat...

Deschamps pays tribute to France players after reaching personal milestone

Didier Deschamps paid tribute to his players after taking charge of France for the 100th time in Sunday's 2-0 win away to Albania. France –...

Winks, Mount net first England goals in Kosovo rout

England wrapped up their impressive Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a 4-0 rout of Kosovo on Sunday as maiden international goals from Harry Winks...

UK PM Johnson pledges to end Brexit uncertainty, says it has paralyzed economy

LONDON Britain’s Conservatives will deliver Brexit and end the uncertainty and confusion that has “paralyzed” the economy if they are re-elected next month, Prime...

Italy not at same level as Europe’s elite just yet – Bonucci

Leonardo Bonucci believes Italy are not yet at the same level as Spain, France, Germany and England, but the defender feels they can reach...

Hoopers to battle Raptors for NBA-FIBA BAL ticket

Rivers Hoopers and Raptors of Lagos will face off in the final of the 2019 NBBF organised President Cup National Final 8 on Sunday. Raptors...

NPFL 2019/20 Match Day 3 Preview : Top of the table battle as league shapens up

It will be top of the table battle in week 3 of the Nigerian Professional Football League as league leaders, Plateau United face second...

Nigeria Ladies Open: Uganda Nakalembe wins Championship …Prepares for Ikoyi championship

Uganda’s Irene Nakalembe is aiming for a double after winning the Nigeria Ladies Open at the IBB International Golf and Country Club in Abuja...

Defending champion warns opponents ahead Asoju Oba Table Tennis contest

Defending champion of the men’s category of the Asoju Oba Molade Okoya-Thomas Table Tennis Championships, David Fayele has declared that he has what it...

NPFL MATCH DAY 3 MATCH OFFICIALS APPOINTMENT

Correct interpretation of the Laws of The Game and subsequent application on the field of play during matches shall remain sacrosanct for referees this...

Kwara United move to Offa for 5 days close camp

Kwara United will on Monday, November 18, move to Offa for five days close camp ahead of the coming Nigeria National League season. United have...

AFCON 2021 Qualifiers: Zimbabwe jet in ahead clash with Copper Bullets

Zimbabwe national team has arrived in Zambia ahead of Tuesday’s Cameroon 2021 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against the Copper Bullets. The Warriors arrived at...

AFCON 2021 Qualifiers: Mwepu, Daka jet in

RedBull Salzburg duo of striker Patson Daka and midfielder Enock ‘Computer’ Mwepu have arrived in the country and have since joined the Chipolopolo camp...

Southgate thrilled by England’s attacking riches

England manager Gareth Southgate is relishing the attacking riches at his disposal as he believes the Three Lions are heading into Euro 2020 in...

Asisat Oshoala can’t stop scoring…on song again as Barcelona women thrash Madrid

Asisat Oshoala was on song as she inspired FC Barcelona Femeni to thrash Madrid Femenino 4-0 in their Primera Division league, scoring twice. Oshoala scored...

Rohr: Lesotho Gave Eagles Lots of Troubles; Happy We Won

Super Eagles head coach Gernot Rohr is happy to see his side come out with a win against Lesotho in Sunday’s 2021 Africa Cup...

Osimhen Hails Impressive Super Eagles’ Showing Vs Lesotho

Victor Osimhen has hailed the impressive performance with which the Super Eagles subdued the Crocodiles of Lesotho in their 2021 Africa Cup of Nations...

Ndidi Thumbs Up Eagles, ‘Firebrand’ Osimhen In Win Against Lesotho

Wilfred Ndidi is relishing the Super Eagles’ 4-2 win against the Crocodiles of Lesotho in Maseru inspired by the Superlative showing of Victor...

Tsitsipas fights back to beat Thiem and claim ATP Finals title

LONDON Stefanos Tsitsipas confirmed his meteoric rise into the highest echelon of men’s tennis by battling back to beat Austrian Dominic Thiem 6-7(6) 6-2...

No controversy with Sarri, Ronaldo insists

Cristiano Ronaldo insists there was nothing controversial about his recent substitutions for Juventus because he has been playing through the pain of a knee...

Albania 0-2 France: Griezmann to the fore in Deschamps’ 100th match

France wrapped up their successful Euro 2020 qualification campaign with a routine 2-0 win away to Albania in Didier Deschamps' 100th game in charge, with...

Bitok eager for South Africa test

Nigeria left back Stephen Bitok is looking forward to the challenge of facing South Africa in the Total U23 Africa Cup of Nations on...

Taiwo Awoniyi confident of Nigeria win

Striker Taiwo Awoniyi believes Nigeria can secure a place in the Total U23 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) semi finals with a win against...