Wladimir Klitschko's scheduled title fight against Britain's Tyson Fury in Dusseldorf has been rescheduled for November 28, the world heavyweight champion's camp announced.
World number one Jordan Spieth is set to cap a sensational season when he is widely expected to be named the PGA Tour's Player of the Year after a 2014-15 campaign highlighted by two major victories.
Rafael Nadal heaped praise on longstanding rival Novak Djokovic for playing at a level "difficult to equal" ahead of an exhibition match between the pair in Bangkok.
Wladimir Klitschko probably never thought he would come up against Batman and the Joker. Yet that was the bizarre scene that unfolded at a news conference in London.
The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara, has hailed members of Nigeria's African Games team for their gallant performances at the just-ended tournament.
Monday, 14 September 2015
14 September 2015, 19:59
Novak Djokovic may never be the people's champion, but with a 10th Grand Slam title wrapped up and his rivals flagging, the Serb is on course to be the sport's greatest player.
Friday, 11 September 2015
11 September 2015, 12:19
New York City's police commissioner says he's been trying to apologize to former tennis professional James Blake, who was handcuffed by officers after a case of mistaken identity.
Thursday, 10 September 2015
10 September 2015, 19:58
Top-ranked Serena Williams can reach the brink of two of the greatest achievements in tennis history by defeating Italy's Roberta Vinci and advancing to the US Open final.
10 September 2015, 21:37
U.S. sprinter Justin Gatlin believes he is steadily catching up with Olympic and world champion Usain Bolt as the two head towards a likely showdown at the Rio de Janeiro Summer Games.
Wednesday, 09 September 2015
09 September 2015, 16:57
The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) has described as outright falsehood media reports that Blessing Okagbare has been banned by the National Sports Commission (NSC) and AFN from participating in the Rio 2016 Olympics Games.
Tuesday, 08 September 2015
08 September 2015, 19:57
Ryan Lochte's new underwater turns banned by FINA in freestyle legs of individual medleys.
08 September 2015, 22:43
Two high school American football players could face criminal charged for a vicious assault on a referee during a match in Texas that was caught on film and went viral.
Monday, 07 September 2015
07 September 2015, 19:54
Six-times Olympic champion Usain Bolt has decided not to race again this year after his triple gold medal haul at last month's world championships in China.
Friday, 04 September 2015
04 September 2015, 16:17
The All Africa Games return to their roots on Friday in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo, at a cost of nearly $900 million just on new venues.
Thursday, 03 September 2015
03 September 2015, 17:41
As the 2015 All Africa Games approaches, Nigerian table tennis superstar Offiong Edem has promised fans that she will try her utmost best to get a medal in Brazzaville, Congo when the tournament gets underway in this weekend.
03 September 2015, 18:19
Blessing Okagbare, Nigerian sprint queen, has told Nigeria that she will not be available for the All Africa Games set to take place in Brazzaville, Congo.
03 September 2015, 21:42
A US federal judge overturned a four-game suspension imposed on New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady by the National Football League for his alleged role in the "Deflate-gate" controversy.
Monday, 31 August 2015
31 August 2015, 08:49
Nigeria won its first African basketball championship and earned a spot in the 2016 Olympics.
31 August 2015, 09:47
Nigeria continues to see red in the on-going International Amateur Athletics Federation (IAAF) Beijing championship.
31 August 2015, 15:30
The Nigerian men’s basketball team claimed its first ever senior continental title on Sunday when they defeated Angola in the final of the FIBA AfroBasket tournament in Rades, Tunisia.
Thursday, 27 August 2015
27 August 2015, 19:04
Jamaica's Usain Bolt ran the fastest time of the year in 19.55 seconds to win the world 200 metres title for a record fourth time.
27 August 2015, 19:10
Nigeria’s D’Tigers on Thursday beat Gabon 88 to 64 points to qualify for the semifinal of the 2015 African Basketball Championship taking place in Tunisia.