Anambra soccer season kicks off: now runs from Nov. 30 to May 27 annually

By Chisom Okpala Ifitedunu (Dunukofia LGA), Dec. 9, 2018 (MOI) Anambra State has launched its football season at St. Mary’s High School, Ifitedunu. The competition comprises six separate tournaments to include the U-13 Kiddies Cup, U-17 Academicals (Governor’s Cup), University Soccer (VC’s Cup), Community Shield, Market Exchange (Traders’ Cup) and also Security Challenge (Security Cup). […]

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WBC okays Wilder, Fury rematch

The World Boxing Council has given the go-ahead for a “direct rematch” between their heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury, who battled to a draw in Los Angeles last Saturday. “Wilder and Fury gave boxing one of the best fights in the heavyweight division in a long time, which has created tremendous popular […]

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Will emergence of Berraf usher in era of reconciliation in African Olympic Movement?

Will emergence of Berraf usher in era of reconciliation in African Olympic Movement? Asks Tony Nezianya Algerian, Mustapha Berraf has just emerged as the helmsman of the African Olympic Movement – the Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) as its president. He was elected President during an Extra-Ordinary General Assembly, which took place […]

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Luka Modric wins Ballon D’or

Luka Modric, the Real Madrid and Croatia midfielder has added the Ballon D’Or to the trophies won this year, after winning the UEFA and FIFA best player of 2018. The talented playmaker saw off competition from France’s World Cup stars to end a 10-year stranglehold on the award by Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Modric, […]

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