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FIFA Ranking - Super Eagles Move Up Three Places

The Super Eagles of Nigeria made some marginal movement in the latest edition of the monthly FIFA rankings released on Monday by the World football governing body.

The Super Eagles climbed up three places from the 44th position in the wo...


George Weah Meets TB Joshua, Seeks God's Face At Synagogue Church

The leading presidential candidate in Liberia and footballing legend George Weah on Sunday was at the Sunday Church service of the The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) in Lagos, Nigeria.

The famous Liberian Senator was said to ha...


Argentina Names Messi

Argentina coach, Alejandro Sabella, has named Barcelona star, Lionel Messi in his squad for a friendly international against Nigeria next month.

Gonzalo Higuain and new Manchester City star, Sergio Aguero are also in the team.



World's Best Defence!

Uganda have suffered over the years under unfriendly statistics against, especially, North African opposition. But for once, the Cranes can afford a wry smile at them.

For the first time, thanks to Emmanuel Okwi's goal in the 1-0 victory...


US Open 2017: Roger Federer not 'in safe place' in Juan Martin del Potro loss

Roger Federer said he never felt "in a safe place" physically or mentally during a US Open campaign that ended with defeat by Juan Martin del Potro.

The Argentine 24th seed won their quarter-final 7-5 3-6 7-6 (10-8) 6-4 in Wedn...


Security tight as foreign cricketers return to Pakistan

Pakistan is hosting its first big international cricketing event on home soil for eight years.

Security is tight for the three-match T20 series between Pakistan and a World XI in Lahore, beginning on Tuesday.

International team...


'Lewis Hamilton has the momentum but he is not unstoppable'

It was a weekend of landmarks for Lewis Hamilton at the but how significant some of them are remains to be seen.

Breaking the all-time record for pole positions was a magnificent achievement that further solidifies the Mercedes driver...


Nicola Adams: Briton set to make US debut on Golovkin-Canelo card

Britain's Nicola Adams will fight on the Saul Alvarez v Gennady Golovkin undercard in Las Vegas on 16 September.

The double Olympic champion, who turned professional in January, is making her debut in the United States and takes on H...


South Africa: Anderson Rockets Up ATP Tour Rankings

The 2017 US Open final, South Africa's Kevin Anderson has jumped from 32nd to 15th in the latest official ATP Tour rankings.

Anderson lost 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 to world No 1 Rafael Nadal in the showpiece match on Arthur Ashe Stadium on Sund...


Commonwealth Games 2022: Birmingham beats Liverpool to lead England bid

Birmingham has been chosen over Liverpool for England's bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

The Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport has backed the West Midlands city which would have to convince the Commonwealth Gam...


International Olympic Committee not immune to credibility issues - Thomas Bach

No organisation is "immune to credibility issues", according to International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach.

Police last week raided Brazil's Olympic committee and its president's home as part of investig...


Kieron Pollard has been criticised on social media after bowling a no-ball which denied opposition batsman Evin Lewis the chance of a century in a Caribbean Premier League match.

Pollard bowled a big no-ball when Lewis was on 97 off 32 balls, with St Kitts and Nevis Patriots needing one run to beat Barbados Tridents in the Twenty20 competition. The no-ball gave 25-year-old Lewis' side the win but saw him miss out on the...


Petra Kvitova stuns Garbine Muguruza at US Open

Petra Kvitova powered past Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza in Sunday's US Open night session to reach the quarter-finals. The Czech 13th seed fought back from 1-4 down in the first set to win 7-6 (7-3) 6-3. It is Kvitova's best effort at a ...