Tag archive for ‘IAAF’
By admin On Wednesday, August 1st, 2018

IAAF President Describes Okowa As Visionary Leader, Says ASAC Games Is Cherished By Sports Lovers

Delta State Governor, Senator Ifeanyi Okowa (CENTRE)in groupphotowith officials of IAAF LAGOS AUGUST 1ST (URHOBOTODAY)-Federation (IAAF), Lord Sebastian Coe has described the Africa Senior Athletics Championship More...

By admin On Saturday, July 30th, 2016

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

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 More...

By admin On Monday, November 9th, 2015

World Anti-Doping Agency Commission Recommends Russia Suspension from Athletic Competition

LAGOS NOVEMBER 9TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Russia should be suspended from athletics competition, a World Anti-Doping Agency (Wada) commission report has recommended. The independent commission examined allegations of doping, More...

By admin On Saturday, August 17th, 2013

IAAF: Okagbare Wins 200m Bronze as Nigeria Qualifies for 4x400m Final

Blessing Okagbare LAGOS AUGUST 17TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Blessing Okagbare bounced back from her women’s 100 metres disappointment to win bronze in the women’s 200m event on Friday, making it two medals for Nigeria More...

By admin On Saturday, May 11th, 2013

Okagbare Threatens Ajunwa’s Olympic Long Jump Record

Blessing Okagbare Nigeria’s sprint sensation, Blessing Okagbare yesterday at the first in the series of the IAAF Diamond League meet in Doha, Qatar jumped a wind assisted 7.14m to threaten Chioma Ajunwa’s 7.12m More...