Sports

Bash Ali Drags Sports Minister & Federal Government To Court For Defamation of Character

   “I am the ONLY Boxer in the world to win a World Boxing Championship fight without first boxing as an amateur. I am the ONLY Boxer in the world to win every Cruiserweight Championship conceivable: California, United States Boxing Association (USBA), North America Boxing Federation (NABF)” PEGASUS REPORTERS, LAGOS | OCTOBER 17, 2021 The battle between the Minister of ...

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Football: The Making Of Nigeria’s Football Team; From Red Devils To Golden Eagles

  An interesting aspect of the tour was that all five losses were conceded when the players wore boots. After the tour, Teslim Balogun was signed by Petersborough United becoming the first ever Nigerian football export. PEGASUS REPORTERS, LAGOS | OCTOBER 13, 2021 In 1949, Nigeria played her very first international match with Sierra Leone in Freetown. The Nigeria national ...

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BOXING: Tyson Fury Knocks Out Deontay Wilder In Thrilling Fight With Five Knockdowns

  Fury was knocked down twice but rose to drop Wilder for a second time before stopping him in the 11th round PEGASUS REPORTERS, LAGOS | OCTOBER 10, 2021 Tyson Fury had chopped away for the best part of 11 rounds when a stubborn Deontay Wilder finally toppled for good. The gutsy challenger had twice sprung back to his feet ...

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Super Eagle Vs: Cape Verdes: Air Peace CEO Motivational Speech (Video) That Gingered The Boys

  PEGASUS REPORTERS, LAGOS | SEPTEMBER 8, 2021 As Nigeria opened a three-point lead at the top of Group C after claiming a 2-1 victory over Cape Verde at the Estádio Municipal Adérito Sena in Mindelo many didn’t know where the boys sourced the gingering tonic to fight so hard on the field despite the loss of their key players ...

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Serena Williams Withdraws From US Open Due To Torn Hamstring

  Williams, a six-time winner at Flushing Meadows, had an injury-marred season and limped out of her first-round match at Wimbledon in tears due to the leg injury. OYAKHAMOH Y. CARL-ABU’BAKAR | AUGUST 25, 2021 Serena Williams has withdrawn from next week’s US Open after the American said on Wednesday that her torn hamstring had not completely healed ahead of ...

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Olympic Medallist Maria Andrejczyk Auctions Silver Medal To Fund Infant’s Operation

  “Maria had missed out on a medal at the 2016 Rio Olympics by just 2 cm. In 2018, she was diagnosed with bone cancer and at that time her dream of winning a medal at the Tokyo Olympics seemed distant. She didn’t require chemotherapy but a surgery was performed and gradually she recovered” PEGASUS REPORTERS | AUGUST 19, 2021 ...

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VIDEO: A Unique Olympic Moment Of Love!

  We all can win together. UBUNTU! BY SYL O. GANSALLO: AUGUST 4, 20321 In this world, there are only good or bad people. That is the only distinction there is. Even in the heat of competition, the Qatari athlete still had consideration for the injured Italian rival, asking to share the podium for a joint gold medal with his ...

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OLYMPIC VIDEO: The Secret Power of Mother-Tongue Directives From The Ring-side

OYAKHAMOH Y. CARL-ABU’BAKAR |JULY 25, 2021 At the Poland Open Ranking Series in Warsaw, a rare-told story had Coach Akuh Purity instructing Odunayo Adekuoroye in the Yoruba language. It turns out that the direct guidance in her native language from the side worked 100% and fueled her victory over world and Olympic champion Helen Maroulis as she edged the American ...

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Diaspora Nigerians: The Adetokunbo Brothers, NBA And The Greek Connection

  “It is a remarkable achievement for Antetokounmpo, who started out life by hawking merchandise in the streets of Athens. From an impoverished background to stardom, Antetokounmpo is now living the American Dream — like millions of other Greeks who emigrated to the US over the centuries” OYAKHAMOH Y. CARL-ABU’BAKAR | JULY 22, 2021 Giannis Antetokounmpo, the kid from Sepolia, ...

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FOOTBALL: Discontentment Within NFF As PFAN Calls For “Possessing Our Possession (1)”

  PEGASUS REPORTERS| JULY 29, 2021 Over the years there have been calls for the Nigerian Football Federation to allow professional footballers represented by the Professional Footballers Association Of Nigeria, (PFAN) to manage a game they can be participant-observers. However, It appears that the reliance on football club owners and non-professional footballer-administrators is the norm that the real professional is ...

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