Nigeria Divine Oduduruwho reportedly gave up his scholarship has signed a contract with Puma.As one of the biggest sports brands in the world, Puma not only makes sportswear for some national teams and clubs, the company also has some of the biggest names in sports on their roster including the likes of the fastest man alive, Usain Bolt.
The Nigerian sprinter, Ejowvokoghene Divine Oduduru, who is officially the second fastest African, has turned professional. He announced this on his personal twitter handle @odudurudivine1, the announcement is coming on the heels of his record-breaking performance at a recent National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) track and field event in the United States where he runs for Texas Tech, and he holds the records for tin 100 and 200 metres.
Popular Nigerian Poker player, Femi Fashakin, has won the largest event in World Series of Poker history, winning the special “BIG 50” $500 No-Limit Hold'em Event #3 at the 2019 WSOP.
Manchester United midfielder, Paul Pogba says he is desirous of a new challenge elsewhere, having spent an eventful three seasons at Old Trafford. The France international made this known on Saturday while speaking to reporters at a commercial event in Tokyo.
Maurizio Sarri on Sunday was announced as the new manager of Serie A giant, Juventus. Chelsea Director, Marina Granovskaia who confirmed the development on the club's website said the move was as a result of several talks with the tactician.
Some coaches in Abuja have opined that the Team chief coach, Garnet Rohr should re-strategize his team for a win against Tunisia instead of thinking about the Sunday’s loss to Algeria.
Nigeria's Super Eagles yesterday defeated South Africa's Bafana Bafana 2-1, at the Cairo International Stadium, qualifying them to the semi-final stage of the 2019 AFCON.
The UK mirror on Wednesday 10th July 2019 report that Arsenal may have the chance to buy Real Madrid striker, Mariano Diaz, in a deal that could tempt Unai Emery. Findings revealed that the Gunners have a modest transfer budget of £45 million this summer.
Serena Williams dispatched Barbora Strycova in straight sets to set up a final against Simona Halep, she beat Barbora Strycova 6-1, 6-2 in the semifinals on Centre Court.
Former world number one (1), Serena Williams has defeated Victoria Azarenka 7-5, 6-3 in order to reach the second round at Indian Wells.
Japan's Naomi Osaka won the Australian Open, making it her second Grand Slam title by beating Petra Kvitova in the final stage of the tournament, according to ALJAZEERA. Osaka, 21 years who also defeated former No.1 Serena Williams in the U.S Open in September 2018, is now the first Asian to be ranked No.1.
Tyson Fury says his highly-anticipated rematch against WBC heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder has been signed to take place on February 22.
Popular English boxing promoter, Eddie Hearn has revealed the real reason why he refused to sign British heavyweight champion, Tyson Fury. Sports Express reports that Tyson Fury and Eddie Hearn argued about sums that were “not a lot of money at all” whilst the Matchroom Boxing chief was trying to add the heavyweight to his stables.
Joseph Parker, who narrowly beat Ruiz Jr back in 2016 before losing a points decision to Joshua last year in Cardiff, has revealed how British Heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua can beat Andy Ruiz in a rematch billed to take place in November.