Boxing

Sports minister, ex-boxers rally to save ailing Okorodudu

Respite may have come for Nigeria’s ex-boxer and member of the country’s contingent to Los Angeles ’84 Olympic Games, Jeremiah Okorodudu… The post Sports minister, ex-boxers rally to save ailing Okorodudu appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Read More

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Agunbiade cautions FG against restarting sports without COVID-19 test

A member of the Lagos State House of Assembly representing Ikorodu One Constituency, S.O.B Agunbiade, has urged the Presidential Task Force on COVID-19 (PTF), the Ministry of Sports and relevant agencies fighting against the coronavirus pandemic The post Agunbiade cautions FG against restarting sports without COVID-19 test appeared first on …

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Joshua’s fight with fury faces new hurdle

Anthony Joshua The winner of the second rematch between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will face a mandatory defence against Dillian Whyte, the WBC has confirmed. Fury defeated Wilder in February this year, with the pair set for another high-profile bout in December.And the winner of that contest will face …

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U.S. based 400m speed star Omeiza Akerele dumps athletics

Nigeria may have lost one of its best legs in 400m, following the decision of U.S.-based speed star, Omeiza Akerele, to end his bubbling athletics career. The post U.S. based 400m speed star Omeiza Akerele dumps athletics appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Read …

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We are not aware of your sponsorship contract, AFN tells PUMA

Another controversy may have erupted in the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) following claims by sportswear manufacturer, PUMA, yesterday that it has ‘fulfilled… The post We are not aware of your sponsorship contract, AFN tells PUMA appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Read More

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If we get fight together, don’t worry about Usyk, Joshua tells Fury

WBO, IBF, IBO, WBA heavyweight champion, Anthony Joshua, has revealed the conversation, which took place when he unexpectedly saw Tyson Fury in Marbella, reports boxingscene.com. The post If we get fight together, don’t worry about Usyk, Joshua tells Fury appeared first on The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World …

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