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Paris 2024: Team USA announce star-studded basketball roster for Olympic Games

Paris 2024: Team USA announce star-studded basketball roster for Olympic Games

Team USA Basketball, through Managing Director and former player Grant Hill, released an immensely star-studded list of NBA superstars on Wednesday as their 12-man team to the Paris 2024 Games. Four-time NBA champions LeBron James, Stephen Curry, and two-time NBA Finals MVP Kevin Durant will headline the United States men’s Olympic team. Other names on the roster include Bam Adebayo (Miami Heat), Devin Booker (Phoenix Suns),...

Women’s World Cup: South Africa coach Ellis makes bold prediction after round of 16 exit

Olympics Qualifiers: South Africa targeting early goal against Nigeria

Banyana Banyana head coach Desiree Ellis has challenged her players to chase an early goal in the second leg of their Olympics qualifying match against Nigeria on Tuesday, April 9. South Africa are looking to overturn a 1-0 deficit from the first leg in Abuja as they aim for a ticket to the Paris 2024 Olympic Games. Ellis' ladies struggled to break the Super Falcons last...

Women’s World Cup: Ajibade beams with confidence, predicts Nigeria vs England outcome

Olympics Qualifiers: Ajibade rallies for Nigerians support against South Africa

Super Falcons captain Rasheedat Ajibade has called on Nigerians to believe and support the team in their qualification quest for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games against South Africa on Tuesday. Nigeria have a 1-0 advantage from the first-leg in Abuja after Ajibade’s penalty separated the two teams on Friday. The record African champions have their sights set on playing in the women’s football event in Paris,...

Nigeria vs South Africa: TV coverage, livestream & kick-off time of Olympics qualifiers

Nigeria vs South Africa: TV coverage, livestream & kick-off time of Olympics qualifiers

Nigeria and South Africa will go head to head in the first leg of final qualifiers for the Paris 2024 Olympic Games at the Moshood Abiola National Stadium on Friday, April 5. Banyana Banyana, reigning African champions, will be looking to extend their recent dominance against Nigeria, record African champions, having won the last two matches between both countries. Nigeria and South Africa started their quest...

Daniel Igali: Canada’s Olympic gold medallist redefining wrestling in Nigeria

Daniel Igali: Canada’s Olympic gold medallist redefining wrestling in Nigeria

Former Canadian wrestler, Daniel Igali is the President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) and his impact has made Nigerian wrestlers dominant on the African continent in recent years. Nigerian wrestlers contributed 11 medals to the country's overall medals haul of 121 at the recently-concluded 2023 African Games in Ghana - the women's team won all six gold medals while the men's team shared three silver and...