Category: Sports

European Football Leagues to Lose €4.1bn to COVID-19

The coronavirus lockdown has already left a huge impact on the sports industry, causing thousands of sports games, competitions and professional leagues to be cancelled or postponed. European football is no exception, with cancelled matches, empty stadiums and end-of-season battles left in limbo. Earlier this month, UEFA suspended Europe’s most prestigious competitions, the Champions League…

2020 GTBank Lagos Polo: Leighton Kings Are Majek Champions

**As NRT, RCF win Low, Governor’s Cups The 2020 GTBank Lagos International Polo Tournament ended on a flourishing note Sunday with Lagos Leighton Kings clinching the prestigious Majekodunmi Cup 10-5 at the expense of Lintex Agad. NRT also clinched the Low Cup while RCF win the Governor’s Cup. Speaker of the House of Representatives Hon.…

AccessBET Makes Davido Brand Ambassador

AccessBET, a leading sports bookmaker in Nigeria, has announced worldwide superstar Davido as their official brand ambassador. By this announcement, Davido will represent the brand’s image as well as appear in all AccessBET’s marketing campaigns. With great odds and guaranteed fast payment of winnings, sports lovers can enjoy betting on their favorite teams via pre-match,…

Keystone Bank Partners Nilayo Sports to Host Valuejet Remo Ultra Race

As a way of demonstrating its commitment to promoting fitness and healthy living amongst Nigerians, Keystone Bank Limited, recently partnered with Nilayo Sports Management Limited (NSML), to host the maiden edition of the Valuejet IAU African Championship, Remo 2019 competition. The 50km ultra-distance race event held on Saturday December 7, 2019 at Sagamu, Ogun State,…

Fanz Championship Africa Donates Project To Oroke High School Akungba

The Project Intelligent Company popularly known as Abelinis Limited, the creator of Fanz Championship Africa has finally kept to their promise with the commissioning of the community project at Oroke High School, Akungba-Akoko, Ondo State on Tuesday, November 5, 2019 as part of the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and prize attached to the winner of…

Zenith Bank/NFF Future Eagles Put Hungary To Sword At 2019 FIFA Under-17 World Cup In Brazil

Almost all the impact players for the Golden Eaglets in Saturday night’s 4-2 defeat of Hungary in the opening match of the 2019 FIFA U-17 World Cup tournament in Brazil are products of the annual Zenith Bank/NFF Future Eagles Championships, including the goal scorers. The competition, sponsored by NFF’s partner, Zenith Bank Plc, was launched…

AFFC Lauds Heritage Bank On Youth, Entertainment Devt

African Freestyle Football (AFFC) Championship 2019 in collaboration with World Freestyle Football Association (WFFA) have commended Heritage Bank Plc for its pivotal role in enhancing youth development and engendering the Nigeria’s entertainment space on the world’s stage. The 2019 African Freestyle Football Championship ended on a high note, with defending champion Abdul Titi Kone of…