Four Elite Runners Sign-Up For Abuja International Marathon

  The Abuja International Marathon (AIM) has confirmed the signing of four gold labelled runners, two men and two women.   This was disclosed by Abuja International Marathon Race Director Olukayode Thomas who is also in charge of the race Media and...

Founder Kim and former IOC President Samaranch inducted to World Taekwondo Hall of Fame...

  Six individuals were inducted to the World Taekwondo Hall of Fame at the General Assembly in Sofia ©World Taekwondo Founder Un-yong Kim and former International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Juan Antonio Samaranch were among the six inductees to the World...

Chicken And Chips – The Order Of Day In Birmingham

  By Tayo Ogunseye   When was the last time you had a meal of chicken and chips?   Covering the 2022 Commonwealth Games has been quite exciting for Nigerian journalists who were able to get to the city in Britain for the quadriennial...

Sportsville Celebrates Amazons; Amusan, Brume & Gift!

  It was a week filled with some glorious moments as our Amazons; Oluwatobiloba Amusan and Ese Brume reached some enviable heights at the 2022 World Athletics Championships in Oregon, USA. Amusan became the first to shatter the African record and...

Boxer Samed First Athlete To Fail Anti-doping Test At Birmingham 2022

Ghanaian boxer Shakul Samed is out of the Commonwealth Games after failing a drugs test. Samed's A sample came back positive for furosemide - a banned masking agent and diuretic - and he has been immediately suspended. The light-heavyweight boxer was...

Hurricanes, Southern Crowns Rule Mindgames Scrabble Premier League Matchday Three

    By Tayo Ogunseye     Benin, Edo State was a fertile ground for Hurricanes and Southern Crowns as they both emerged champions of Division A and Division B respectively at the end of Matchday Three proceedings of the 2022 Mindgames Scrabble Premier...

UK Prime Minister Johnson Set To Miss Birmingham 2022 Opening Ceremony

United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson is expected to miss the Opening Ceremony of the 2022 Commonwealth Games which holds today.   The UK Government is set to be represented at the event at Alexander Stadium by the Secretary of State...

Innocent, Oborodudu Emerge As Nigeria Captains For Commonwealth Games

Tayo Ogunseye   Nnamdi Innocent, one of Nigeria's leading men powerlifter and top women wrestler Blessing Oborududu have been selected as Captains for Team Nigeria. Oborodudu who won a silver medal at the 2020 Olympics Games will be in Birmingham to defend...

Falconets Set To Fly Out On Thursday For U-20 World Cup

  By  Tayo Ogunseye   The national U-20 Women’s team,  Falconets are set to jet out from Abuja to Colombia this Thursday aboard Turkish Airlines ahead of the  FIFA World Cup scheduled to hold in Costa Rica next month.       The team handled by Christopher...

Amusan’s feat will usher in a new era for our Sports-AIM MD

  The Managing Director of Abuja International Marathon (AIM) Zsuzsanna Ogunmiloyo is confident the feat of Team Nigeria hurdler, Tobi Amusan will usher in a new era of positive developments in Nigeria sports, not just athletics.   On Sunday, July 24, on...