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Adidas Ends Partnership with IAAF
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Adidas Ends Partnership with IAAF

Sports wear giant Adidas has ended its sponsorship agreement with the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) three years early, the company said on Friday. Adidas confirmed its unending support for sports despite the termination of the deal with IAAF stating that the decision was mutual. “Adidas and the IAAF have […]

Gareth Southgate is New England Manager
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Gareth Southgate is New England Manager

Gareth Southgate has been appointed as new England national new manager having agreed a four-year contract that runs till 2020. He was interviewed by the FA’s five-man selection panel at St George’s Park where he agreed a deal through to 2020, with a break clause after the World Cup in […]

Sunshine Spikers of Ondo Wins Legacy Volleyball Tournament
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Sunshine Spikers of Ondo Wins Legacy Volleyball Tournament

Ondo State Volleyball (Sunshine Spikers) team have emerged champions of this year’s Legacy Volleyball tournament in Lagos State. The one week event which brought many volleyball teams across the country was held at the National Stadium Surulere, Lagos. Expressing his delight in a telephone conversation with our sports correspondent Isaac […]

Kenya Olympic Chief Offer to Refund Loots
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Kenya Olympic Chief Offer to Refund Loots

Ben Ekumbo, Team Kenya’s Rio Olympics deputy chief of mission, has offered to refund $10,500 looted from money set aside for the games. According to report on NAN, Ekumbo on Friday told Senior Principal Magistrate Joyce Gandani that the cash was deposited into his bank account without his knowledge as […]

Why CAF Clamped Down on Questionable Referees
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Why CAF Clamped Down on Questionable Referees

The Confederation of African Football CAF has demonstrated zero tolerance for mediocrity by sanctioning two referees and one assistant referee following a questionable performances in 2018 World Cup qualifiers in November. The ‘men in black’ were suspended for making wrong calls in the matches they officiated which affected the outcome. […]