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Nigeria U17 – World Cup 2015 Champions – How They Did It

Written on November 9th, 2015 by
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Although stoic on the sidelines throughout the U17 World Cup tournament in Chile over the past several weeks, head coach Emmanuel Amunike always had a plan -- and his boys executed it to defend their World Cup title. Proud of the U17 Eaglets -- they have now extended their record number of U1...
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Barclays EPL Football Table on August 11, 2015 – all teams played 4 games each

Written on August 11th, 2015 by
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  Barclays_EPL_Football_Table_on_August_11_2015_all_teams_played_4_games_each   Barclays_EPL_Football_Table_on_August_11_2015_all_teams_played_1_game_each        ...
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Babatunde Aiyegbusi, a Nigerian-Polish American Football Phenom, Gives His NFL Dream a Go

Written on March 27th, 2015 by
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Here's an interesting NFL (National Football League) story, concerning Babatunde Aiyegbusi, a hopeful to play American football in the United States --- without having ever played college football in the U.S. Ayeigbusi, a native of Poland, of Nigerian heritage (his father is Nigerian), stands at ...
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Quadri is world’s table tennis player of the year

Written on January 8th, 2015 by
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  TRIBUNE Quadri is world’s table tennis player of the year  08.Jan.2015  DISQUS_COMMENTS   Ganiyu Salman NIGERIA’S Aruna Quadri has been named the International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) player of the year. Interestingly, Quadri claimed two awards a...
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PREMIUM TIMES’ top 14 Nigerian sports figures for 2014

Written on December 29th, 2014 by
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  PREMIUM TIMES’ top 14 sports figures for 2014 December 28, 2014Tunde Eludini Aruna Quadri Like every other year, 2014 was a mixed bag for Nigerian sports in which some sports personalities braced the odds to distinguish themselves in their chosen fields. Aside the act...
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Eni Aluko makes history by becoming the first female Match of the Day pundit….and doesn’t hold back on Wayne Rooney

Written on September 29th, 2014 by
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  http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/football/article-2773057/Eni-Aluko-makes-history-female-Match-Day-pundit-doesn-t-hold-Wayne-Rooney.html Eni Aluko makes history by becoming the first female Match of the Day pundit....and doesn't hold back on Wayne Rooney Chelsea striker Eni Aluk...
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US Open: Kei Nishikori beats Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals

Written on September 7th, 2014 by
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  BBC 6 September 2014Last updated at 19:22 GMT US Open: Kei Nishikori beats Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals By Piers NewberyBBC Sport at Flushing Meadows US Open Men's Final, Flushing Meadows Date: Monday, 8 September Time: 22:00 ...
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US Open: Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki set for final

Written on September 7th, 2014 by
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BBC US Open: Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki set for final By Piers NewberyBBC Sport at Flushing Meadows US Open Women's Final, Flushing Meadows Date: Saturday, 7 September Time: 21:30 BST Coverage: Live text and radio commentary on BBC Radio 5 live, online, ta...
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Germany Beat Nigeria to Win FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup

Written on August 25th, 2014 by
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    Germany Beat Nigeria to Win FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cup Posted byAfrican ExaminerAfrican News, Featured, Latest News, News, SportsMonday, August 25th, 2014 Lena Petermann scored in the eighth minute of extra time to lead Germany to a 1-0 victory over Nigeria to claim the ...
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Nigeria invites Enyeama, Aluko, 21 others for Devils, Bafana

Written on August 20th, 2014 by
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VANGUARD Nigeria invites Enyeama, 22 others for Devils, Bafana on August 20, 2014   /   in Sports 8:02 am Cup holders Nigeria have called up 23 players, including ace goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama, for next month’s 2015 Africa Cup of Nations qualifying matches against the Red Devils of Con...
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