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Sharapova made to wait over Wimbledon wildcard

Russia’s Maria Sharapova celebrates after she defeated Estonia’s Anett Kontaveit in the quarterfinal match at the WTA Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, southwestern Germany, on April 28, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / THOMAS KIENZLE Wimbledon chiefs will wait until June 20, just days ahead of the qualifying event, before deciding ...

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Hardwork the key to record feats, says Ronaldo

Real Madrid’s Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates his second goal during the UEFA Champions League semifinal first leg football match Real Madrid CF vs Club Atletico de Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, on May 2, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / JAVIER SORIANO Cristiano Ronaldo is human after ...

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Camping Super Eagles in France not a waste of fund, says Erico

There are suggestions that the Eagles’ handler, Coach Gernot Rohr, should have camped the team in any of the neighbouring country since the team will be playing against a fellow Africa team. • As NFF rules out imposition of players Former Super Eagles goalkeeper trainer, Joe Erico, has said that the camping ...

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Sand Eagles crash out of Beach Soccer World Cup

Sand Eagles beat Mexico only to fall to Iran to wave goodbye to the on-going Beach Soccer World Cup in the Bahamas The Super Sand Eagles failed to progress to the quarterfinals of the Fifa Beach Soccer World Cup in the Bahamas after losing 1-2 on penalties to Iran following ...

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Sponsor dangles N12 million on Eko Schools Athletics Dash

The event being packaged by Royal Science, will also see six winners getting scholarship up to the university level. At a time many companies are shying away from their social responsibilities due to the biting economy, two companies, Smart Cab and Sunar Premium Water, have set aside the sum of ...

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