African sports

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Governor Liyel Imoke Urges The Golden Eaglet To Win In Congo DR

Cross River State Governor, Liyel Imoke, has urged the Golden Eaglets to aim for a win in the first-leg of their African Under-17 Youth Championship qualifier away to DR Congo on Saturday. The Governor who has been one of the pillars behind the success of the Golden Eaglets in recent time has enjoined the team

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Namibia Coach admits tough task ahead

Namibian national women soccer team head coach, ‘Jacqueline Shipanga’ has acknowledged that she’s got some tough battle to conquer after the draw held on Saturday. Though believes that her girls are determined and confident to do well against Nigeria’s Super Falcons and the other teams in Group A. Shipanga told CAFonline that Namibia have been

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Governor Liyel Imoke Urges The Golden Eaglet To Win In Congo DR

Cross River State Governor, Liyel Imoke, has urged the Golden Eaglets to aim for a win in the first-leg of their African Under-17 Youth Championship qualifier away to DR Congo on Saturday. The Governor who has been one of the pillars behind the success of the Golden Eaglets in recent time has enjoined the team

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DOLPHINS FC Media Officer Described SHARKS FC As Their Noisy Neighbour

Dolphins’ media officer, China Acheru has described Sharks as their noisy neighbours. Dolphins will be away to Sharks in the League on Saturday and Acheru says Sharks have been all noise and no achievements since their formation as a football club. “From 1972 to 2014 makes it 42 years and the only thing they have

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Governor Liyel Imoke Urges The Golden Eaglet To Win In Congo DR

Cross River State Governor, Liyel Imoke, has urged the Golden Eaglets to aim for a win in the first-leg of their African Under-17 Youth Championship qualifier away to DR Congo on Saturday. The Governor who has been one of the pillars behind the success of the Golden Eaglets in recent time has enjoined the team

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Federation Cup: EMEKA INYAMA Hails PRIME FC For Reaching The Semi Finals

Chairman of the Nigerian National League (NNL), High Chief Emeka Inyama has given kudos to the duo of Prime Football Club of Osogbo and Gateway Football Club of Abeokuta for showing the world that there is quality in the country’s second tier league. Speaking against the backdrop of the Quarter Final clash between the two

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PSL: Uzochukwu Ugonna Joins South Africa CHIPPA UNITED For an Undisclose Fees

Following his arrival in South Africa on Wednesday morning, Chippa United completed the signing of Ugonna Uzochukwu on a two-year-contract, with the option of a further season, yesterday for an undisclosed fee. Players’ manager, Mohammed Lawal, who was part of the negotiations, reckons that the former Enugu Rangers midfielder has all the qualities to succeed

US Sports

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The Cleveland Indians claimed a 5-3 victory over the New York Yankees

Masahiro Tanaka’s bid to become the major league’s first 13-game winner was ruined by Brantley, who hit a leadoff homer in the seventh and also had RBI doubles in the first and fifth. Nick Swisher also hit a go-ahead two-run shot for the Indians during a dismal day for Tanaka (12-4), who allowed season worsts

Cricket

formula1

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Lewis Hamilton has taken the blame for the collision with Jenson Button

The two former McLaren team-mates tangled as an aggressive Hamilton charged through the field from 20th on the grid in Sunday’s event-filled race. Having already made contact with Adrian Sutil’s Sauber and, in an ultra-risky overtaking move that saw him defy a lock-up to pass two cars in a single corner, the Ferrari of Kimi

Golf

Tennis

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Andy Murray looks set to retain the services of coach Amelie Mauresmo

The Frenchwomen’s appointment has yet to be confirmed but reports in Florida claim she will be installed before Murray embarks on the North American hardcourt season next month. Mauresmo, winner of the Wimbledon and Australian Open singles titles in 2006, has been working with the 27-year-old Scot in Miami in recent days. Murray has admitted

Cycling

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Tiernan-Locke sacked after doping ban

British rider Jonathan Tiernan-Locke has been banned for two years and stripped of his 2012 Tour of Britain title for an anti-doping violation. The International Cycling Union (UCI) imposed the suspension after finding discrepancies in the 29-year-old’s biological passport. Team Sky responded by terminating Tiernan-Locke’s contract “with immediate effect”. He will be not be available

Boxing