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Ex-IAAF chief Lamine Diack jailed for collecting bribes

Ex-IAAF chief Lamine Diack jailed for collecting bribes

Sport September 16, 2020 at 8:21 pm 0 comments

Senegalese Lamine Diack, the former IAAF chief, was convicted in France on Wednesday of running a clique that covered up Russian doping in return for bribes worth millions of dollars.
He was sentenced to spend at least two years in jail.
But

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Brendan Rodgers lauds Ndidi’s performance at CB

Brendan Rodgers lauds Ndidi’s performance at CB

Sport September 15, 2020 at 1:35 pm 0 comments

Still basking in the euphoria of his team 3-0 win over newly-promoted West Bromwich Albion on Saturday, Leicester City gaffer, Brendan is full of praise for Wilfred Ndidi for his versatility and hard work at The Hawthorns.
With Wes Morgan injured and Johnny Evans suspended, Rodgers was left with no

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Forbes lists Messi second footballer to earn $1 billion

Forbes lists Messi second footballer to earn $1 billion

Sport September 14, 2020 at 9:53 pm 0 comments

Barcelona forward, Lionel Messi has been named the second professional footballer to earn $1 billion in his career.
This is after his rival, Cristiano Ronaldo was listed the first footballer to hit that hallmark. Ronaldo marked then as the third athlete to earn $1 billion in his career after professional

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Leon Balogun Suffers Another Injury Blow

Leon Balogun Suffers Another Injury Blow

Sport September 13, 2020 at 12:00 am 0 comments

Leon Balogun’s much-awaited comeback against Dundee ended on a sad note after the Rangers’ centre back cropped a fresh injury during the warm-up.
The former Mainz defender has been sidelined for three weeks now after he was ruled out of Rangers’ last three games against Livingston, St Johnstone, and Hamilton

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Gov. AbdulRazaq ready to immortalize Rashidi Yekini

Gov. AbdulRazaq ready to immortalize Rashidi Yekini

Sport September 10, 2020 at 6:36 pm 0 comments

Gov. AbdulRahman AbdulRazaq of Kwara has pledged to immortalize late Super Eagles legend, Rashidi Yekini, by naming the Kwara State Sports Stadium in Ilorin after him.
The governor disclosed this on Thursday in Abuja when he paid a courtesy visit to the Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr. Sunday

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Etebo completes loan switch to Galatasaray

Etebo completes loan switch to Galatasaray

Sport September 10, 2020 at 2:00 pm 0 comments

Oghenekaro Etebo has completed his loan switch to Galatasaray after passing his medicals on Wednesday, the club has announced.
Etebo, who played the second half of the 2019/2020 season in LaLiga with Getafe and helped the Azulones to an eighth place finish will wear the number 13 jersey for the

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