Rio Olympics: 9 Events Nigerian Athletes Would Have Easily Won Gold Medals

Rio Olympics: 9 Events Nigerian Athletes Would Have Easily Won Gold Medals
The 2016 Rio Olympics is about winding up with just two days left for the event which comes up once in four years. The games just like London 2012 has not been a good outing for Nigeria. With no medal won yet, Team Nigeria is prepared to return home just as they went to Brazil. The only hope of winning…Read More

Sports Minister, Dalung Sends Two U-23 Players & Three Officials Back To Nigeria From RIO

Sports Minister, Dalung Sends Two U-23 Players & Three Officials Back To Nigeria From RIO
Sports minister, Solomon Dalung has sent two players and three officials of the national U-23 team back to Nigeria from the ongoing 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil. Two players of the national U-23 team and three football officials has been sent back to Nigeria from the ongoing 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, Brazil, by the Minister of Sports, Solomon…Read More

Usain Bolt Retains Record As World’s Fastest Man

Usain Bolt Retains Record As World’s Fastest Man
Jamaican athlete, Usain Bolt has gone ahead to retain his world record as the fastest man at the ongoing RIO Olympics. American sprinter Justin Gatlin won silver with 9.89 seconds while Canada’s De Grasse won bronze with 9.91 seconds. This brings Bolt’s haul of Olympic gold medals to seven. Speaking to reporters after the race, Bolt said he was confident…Read More

Sunday Oliseh And Tennis Star, Venus Williams All Smiles As They Meet In Brazil

Sunday Oliseh And Tennis Star, Venus Williams All Smiles As They Meet In Brazil
Former Super Eagles player and coach, Sunday Oliseh who is currently in Brazil met with tennis star Venus Williams. According to Oliseh, Venus Williams is a lovely human being to meet.Read More
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Japanese Businessman Promises $30,000 Each To Nigerian Footballer At Olympics

Japanese Businessman Promises $30,000 Each To Nigerian Footballer At Olympics
A benefactor has promised a bonus of $30,000 to each Nigerian player should they win gold at the Rio 2016 men’s Olympic football tournament in Brazil. Celebrated Japanese plastic surgeon Katsuya Takasu announced his desire to reward along with $20,000 for silver and $10,000 for bronze after hearing about their financial woes. “I read about the financial problems affecting the…Read More

RIO OLYMPICS: Top 5 Fastest Women In The World

RIO OLYMPICS: Top 5 Fastest Women In The World
The women’s world 100m record has stood for an incredible 28 years. And, to be honest, the pretenders have hardly made an indent. As the cream of the current sprint generation line up for their shot an Olympic gold in Rio this week, Florence Griffith-Joyner’s table-setting mark of 10.49 seconds still looks a long way off. Here are the top…Read More
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Top 20 Olympics Facts You Should Know

Top 20 Olympics Facts You Should Know
Although the ancient Olympic Games were staged in Olympia, Greece, from 776 BC through 393 AD, it took 1,503 years for the Olympics to return. The first modern Olympics were held in Athens, Greece, in 1896. As the Rio Olympics of 2016 progresses, here are some really interesting facts about the Olympics from beginning to date, you might have not…Read More

[PHOTOS] Lawmakers Visit Dream Team In Brazil

[PHOTOS] Lawmakers Visit Dream Team In Brazil
Some Nigerian lawmakers have stormed Brazil, the host country of the ongoing Rio Olympics 2016. Led by the Sports minster, Barrister Solomon Dalung, they arrived Sao Paulo, Brazil yesterday in a quick visit to The Dream Team. See Photos:Read More

Three Nigerians Pull Records At Rio Olympics

Three Nigerians Pull Records At Rio Olympics
At least three Nigerian athletes in the ongoing Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games created records of sorts that will be cherished in a longtime to come. The trio with records are two table tennis stars, Segun Toriola and Aruna Quadri as well as Rower, Chierika Ukogu. The 41 year-old Toriola had his 7th appearance in the current Games, equaling the…Read More

Rio Olympics: Aruna Quadri Shocks 5th Seed Chuang To Qualify For Round 4 Of T/tennis Singles

Rio Olympics: Aruna Quadri Shocks 5th Seed Chuang To Qualify For Round 4 Of T/tennis Singles
Even Aruna Quadri might not have seen this coming as the Nigerian Table Tennis player caused a huge upset, completely outclassing 5th seeded player Chih-Yuan Chuang with a shocking 4-0 win in the men’s Singles event at the Rio 2016 Olympics. It seemed like Round 3 was the best Quadri could get to after beating Slovakia’s Wang Yang 4-2 in…Read More

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