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30 fans killed in Calabar

About 30 football fans are now feared dead in the south-southern Nigerian city of Calabar...

STEVENAGE, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 12:  Ugo Ehiogu, Coach of Tottenham, Hotspur looks on during the Premier League 2 match between Tottenham Hotspur and Derby County at The Lamex Stadium on December 12, 2016 in Stevenage, England.  (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Ehiogu dies after cardiac arrest

Former England and Aston Villa defender, Ugo Ehiogu, has died at the age of 44 after...


Yorke criticises lack of black managers in football

Former Manchester United striker, Dwight Yorke, has criticised the lack of black bosses...


Ehiogu in hospital after collapsing

Former England and Aston Villa defender, Ugo Ehiogu, is in hospital after collapsing at...

Top Track & Field News


Bolt: Olympic medal loss does not tarnish legacy

Usain Bolt says his legacy has not been tarnished by having to hand back one of his nine Olympic gold medals after Jamaican team-mate Nesta Carter tested positive for a...

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Bolt loses one Olympic gold medal as Carter tests positive

Usain Bolt will have to hand back one of his nine Olympic gold medals after Jamaican teammate Nesta Carter tested positive for a banned substance. Carter was part of the...

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Mahrez: We have ourselves to blame

Algeria winger, Riyad Mahrez, admitted his side were not at their best as they were held 2-2 by Zimbabwe in their Africa Cup of Nations opener. The Leicester winger...

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Sir Mo Farah happy to be known as ‘Mo’

Two-time double Olympic champion, Sir Mo Farah, says he is happy to be known as ‘Mo’ despite receiving a knighthood. Farah, who is competing in...

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Top Boxing News


Joshua’s KO win sets stage for showdown with Klitschko

Minutes after heavyweight world titleholder Anthony Joshua drilled overmatched challenger Eric Molina for a blistering third-round knockout Saturday, another heavyweight...

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Other Sports News


Africans unite in ITTF World Tour doubles

For this year’s ITTF World Tour, Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri has decided to partner his continental rival – Egypt’s Omar Assar – in the men’s doubles event in...

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Egypt retain mixed doubles title

The pair of Omar Assar and Dina Meshref of Egypt retained their mixed doubles title at the 2016 ITTF Africa Senior Championship after beating Nigeria’s duo of Segun...

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Total charity golf tournament tees off Saturday

The Total charity golf tournament will take place at the Lakowe Lakes Golf Course, Lagos on Saturday, October 15, 2016. This annual event is designed to raise funds to...

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Smith suspended for entering toilet cubicle with woman

New Zealand scrum-half, Aaron Smith, has been dropped for one game for breaching the All Blacks’ standards of behaviour. He was seen entering a toilet cubicle with...

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