Rio 2016: Nigeria’s 4x400m Women’s Relay Team Banned Over Drug Use

IAAF confirmed ban on Tosin Adeloye

IAAF confirmed ban on Tosin Adeloye LAGOS JULY 30TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s hope for medals in the forthcoming Olympic Games has been dashed again with the ban of the women’s 4x400m relay team over drug use. Tosin Adeloye failed a drug test at the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) Super Grand Prix/Warri Relays in Warri, Delta State on Sunday, More...

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Flying Eagles
By admin On Saturday, July 23rd, 2016
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Flying Eagles Crash Out of U-20 AFCON After Losing At to Sudan

Flying Eagles LAGOS JULY 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s U-20 team will not be at next year’s U-20 AFCON, after they were beaten 4-3 at home by 10-man Sudan, thus losing the tie on away goals rule. The Flying Eagles, More...

Dr Bonnyface Opia explaining to audience how the Beautiful Ball Game is played after unveiling the game in Lgos recently...........
By admin On Tuesday, July 19th, 2016
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Ogbemudia Commends DELSU Lecturer, Opia for Inventing New Football Game (PHOTOS)

Dr Bonnyface Opia explaining to audience how the Beautiful Ball Game is played after unveiling the game in Lgos recently……….. By Oghenekevwe Laba LAGOS JULY 19TH (URHOBOTODAY) Ex-Governor of former More...

Ejiye Okoye
By admin On Wednesday, July 13th, 2016
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Nigerian Football Coach Arrested In Philippines with N6m Hard Drugs

Ejiye Okoye LAGOS JULY 13TH (URHOBOTODAY)-—A suspected member of a West African drug syndicate was caught with P1-million worth of shabu (methamphetamine hydrochloride) on Tuesday night and has been detained. The More...

A statue of Thierry Henry  erected outside the Emirates stadium in 2011 Credit: GETTY IMAGES
By admin On Tuesday, July 12th, 2016
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Arsene Wenger Rejects Henry Thiery Offer to Coach Arsenal Junior Team For Free

A statue of Thierry Henry erected outside the Emirates stadium in 2011 Credit: GETTY IMAGES LAGOS JULY 12TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Having completed his A licence coaching qualification while working with Arsenal’s kids, More...

Lionel Messi and his father
By admin On Wednesday, July 6th, 2016
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Argentine Footballer, Lionel Messi, Father Jailed for Defrauding Spain $4.5m

Lionel Messi and his father LAGOS JULY 6TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Argentina and Barcelona footballer, Lionel Messi, has been sentenced to 21 months in prison for tax fraud, Spanish media say. His father, Jorge Messi, was More...

Keshi
By admin On Thursday, June 23rd, 2016
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Delta State to Name Asaba Stadium after Keshi, to Honour Him with State Burial

Keshi LAGOS JUNE 23RD (URHOBOTODAY)-Delta State Commissioner for Sports, Tony Okowa has revealed that the ‘under-construction’ Stadium in Asaba would be named after former Super Eagles Coach Stephen Keshi as More...

Stephen Keshi
By admin On Wednesday, June 8th, 2016
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Adieu Stephen Keshi

Stephen Keshi LAGOS JUNE 8TH (URHOBOTODAY)- Nigerian football icon Stephen Okechukwu Keshi died suddenly in the early hours of Wednesday in Benin City, Edo state. The former international football player and coach More...

Muhammad Ali was first diagnosed with Parkinson's at the age of 42. (Photo credit: Money)
By admin On Sunday, June 5th, 2016
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Muhammad Ali’s Parkinson’s May Not Have Been Caused By Boxing

Muhammad Ali was first diagnosed with Parkinson’s at the age of 42. (Photo credit: Money) LAGOS JUNE 5TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Dr. Michael Okun, the chairman of the department of neurology at the University of Florida More...

Mohammed Ali
By admin On Saturday, June 4th, 2016
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Mohammed Ali Passes On at 74

Mohammed Ali LAGOS JUNE 4TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Muhammad Ali has died at the age of 74, a family spokesman has said. The former world heavyweight boxing champion, one of the world’s best-known sportsmen, had been in More...

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