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Nigeria’s Yakubu Adesokan Breaks World Record, Wins First Gold Medal At 2012 Paralympics In London

Nigeria’s Yakubu Adesokan Breaks World Record, Wins First Gold Medal At 2012 Paralympics In London

Sport August 30, 2012 at 7:53 pm 0 comments

Yakubu Adesokan has won the first gold medal for Nigeria in the on-going Paralympic Games in London.
The 33 year-old did it in style by breaking the world record in the men’s 48 category by lifting 178 kg, which

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With Van Persie Manchester United suffer defeat

With Van Persie Manchester United suffer defeat

Sport August 20, 2012 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

LONDON (AFP) – Robin van Persie’s Manchester United debut ended in disappointment as Marouane Fellaini gave Everton a 1-0 win at Goodison Park on Monday.
Van Persie came off the bench for the last 22 minutes as United searched for an equaliser after Belgian midfielder Fellaini headed Everton

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With Van Persie Manchester United suffer defeat

With Van Persie Manchester United suffer defeat

Sport August 20, 2012 at 10:01 pm 0 comments

LONDON (AFP) – Robin van Persie’s Manchester United debut ended in disappointment as Marouane Fellaini gave Everton a 1-0 win at Goodison Park on Monday.
Van Persie came off the bench for the last 22 minutes as United searched for an equaliser after Belgian midfielder Fellaini headed Everton

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Messi, Ronaldo, Iniesta nominated for 2012 UEFA best player award

Messi, Ronaldo, Iniesta nominated for 2012 UEFA best player award

Sport August 15, 2012 at 4:12 pm 0 comments

Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal, Real Madrid CF), Lionel Messi (Argentina, FC Barcelona) and Andres Iniesta (Spain, FC Barcelona) are short listed by UEFA for the 2011/12 best player in Europe award. A Poll of 53 journalists from UEFA’s member associations brought the three Spain-based players on top, followed by Andrea

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Messi, Ronaldo, Iniesta nominated for 2012 UEFA best player award

Messi, Ronaldo, Iniesta nominated for 2012 UEFA best player award

Sport August 15, 2012 at 3:12 pm 0 comments

Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal, Real Madrid CF), Lionel Messi (Argentina, FC Barcelona) and Andres Iniesta (Spain, FC Barcelona) are short listed by UEFA for the 2011/12 best player in Europe award. A Poll of 53 journalists from UEFA’s member associations brought the three Spain-based players on top, followed by Andrea

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Nigeria deserves no Olympic medal –Onigbinde

Nigeria deserves no Olympic medal –Onigbinde

Sport August 10, 2012 at 9:55 am 0 comments

A former Coach of the Super Eagles, Adegboye Onigbinde, has said Nigeria does not deserve to win a medal in the on going London Olympic Games.
Onigbinde, who spoke with our correspondent in a telephone interview, on Thursday, said the country did not prepare for the games. He said

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