The Professional Golfers’ Association of Nigeria has absorbed 22 former amateur players into the elite class after five days of rigorous test for 93 applicants that ended at the Kaduna Golf Club.
Rory McIlroy says he has to improve his tee shots if he is to make a winning start to the year after carding an opening round 67 at the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship.
World number two Henrik Stenson double-bogeyed his opening hole of the Abu Dhabi HSBC Golf Championship and the Swede never recovered as a four-over 76 left him in danger of missing the cut.
The 5th edition of Daniel Ogechi Akujobi Memorial Foundation (DOAMF) Golf Tournament has been slated for February 7, 2015 at the Golf Section of Ikoyi Club 1938 in Lagos.
The city of Lagos will come alive as lovers of boxing will be treated to loads of excitement at the GoTV Boxing Night.
Tuesday, 21 October 2014
21 October 2014, 10:57
South African athlete Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years in prison for the death of girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp.
Tuesday, 07 October 2014
07 October 2014, 09:09
Jaguars apologize for mascot's Ebola sign that attempted to mock Steelers 'Terrible Towels'
Tuesday, 09 September 2014
09 September 2014, 14:08
The Ikoyi Club hosted the Tennis Challenge which saw Clifford Enosoregbe and Sarah Adegoke emerge as the men’s and women’s champions.
Wednesday, 03 September 2014
03 September 2014, 17:06
Nigeria’s wrestling team has been barred from attending the 2014 Senior World Wrestling Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, due to fears of spreading the Ebola virus.
Tuesday, 02 September 2014
02 September 2014, 15:54
The Nigerian Table Tennis Federation has praised star player Aruna Quadri for his excellent performance at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Tour Czech Open.
Friday, 29 August 2014
29 August 2014, 17:55
The Nigeria Tennis Federation (NTF) has named the five players who will represent the nation at the Davis Cup.
Thursday, 28 August 2014
28 August 2014, 15:23
The President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) Solomon Ogba will lead Team Africa to this year's International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) Continental Cup.
28 August 2014, 16:31
Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri says his main goal at the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Tour Czech Open is to gain ranking points.
Wednesday, 27 August 2014
27 August 2014, 15:40
The Nigeria Cricket Federation's holiday cricket coaching clinic concluded this month.
27 August 2014, 16:38
The talented Amaka Ogoegbunam has been rewarded with university scholarship from the Anambra government.
27 August 2014, 17:29
Nigeria's participation in the 2014 Wrestling World Championships remained in the balance this week, as health officials pondered tournament safety.
Tuesday, 26 August 2014
26 August 2014, 11:29
Okey Igweh won the northern regional qualifiers of the MTN World Golfers Championship in Abuja.
Monday, 25 August 2014
25 August 2014, 14:47
Wrestling's governing body (FILA) has called on Uzbekistan to allow athletes from Ebola-hit countries to compete at next month's world wrestling championships, the Interfax news agency reported.
25 August 2014, 16:24
Former boxing great Obisia Nwankpa recollects his time in the ring.
Friday, 22 August 2014
22 August 2014, 15:24
The Nigeria Judo Federation (NJF) will host a national under-17 tournament in September as a dry run for the 2014 Judo World Junior Championships.
22 August 2014, 17:30
Sunday August 24 is D-Day for Sevens teams across Nigeria as they will be battling it out for places at the upcoming national Sevens tournament.