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Organisers Announce New Date For 3rd MoC Grand Prix

The 3rd Making of Champions (MoC) Grand Prix initially scheduled for 2-3 April at the Yaba College of Technology in Lagos, will now hold between Tuesday, 30 and Wednesday, 31 March 2021 at the same venue,...

Athletics: Adegoke Sets World Leading Time, Udo-Gabriel Shines At Season-Opening AFN Meet

Enoch Adegoke blazed the fastest time in the world this year in the 100m running 10.16s (+0.8m/s) to take the men’s 100m final A, at the season-opening All-Comers meet at the Federal University of Technology, Akure...

Athletics: 30 Events Confirmed For 3rd MoC Grand Prix

Thirty track and field events including the first Mixed 4x400m Olympic Qualification attempt have been confirmed for the 3rd edition of the Making of Champions (MoC) Grand Prix, which will see Nigerian and African athletes vie...

Kenya’s Kibiwott Kandie Sets New Half Marathon World Record

Kenya’s Kibiwott Kandie has smashed the half marathon world record by 29 seconds on Sunday, becoming the first person to break 58 minutes at the Valencia Half Marathon. Kandie, who finished second...

Olympic Silver Medalist Alozie Reveals Why She Dumped Nigeria For Spain (AUDIO)

Nigerian track legend Gloria Alozie has opened up about the reasons she dumped her birth country to compete for Spain explaining that her decision was borne out of pragmatism rather than a frustration with Nigeria's notoriously...

Former World Athletics Boss Lamine Diack Jailed For Corruption

Former IAAF president Lamine Diack has been handed a two-year jail sentence for his role in a scheme that allowed Russian athletes who paid millions to cover up doping violations to keep competing when they should...

Semenya Loses Appeal Against Testosterone Ruling

Caster Semenya has lost her appeal to Switzerland's Federal Supreme Court against World Athletics' regulation restricting testosterone levels in female runners. The rule which was introduced in 2019 barred Semenya from competing...

Olympic Silver Medallist Gloria Alozie Prescribes Solutions To Nigeria’s Athletics Woes (AUDIO)

African record holder in the 100m hurdles Gloria Alozie says unless Nigeria returns to a grassroots-focused approach to nurturing and developing athletes, any hopes the country will become a dominant power in the sport will remain...

Usain Bolt Reveals First Pictures Of Daughter Olympia Lightning

Sprint legend Usain Bolt has revealed the name of his new born daughter as he posted pictures of her for the first time. The 33-year-old Olympic gold medallist posted pictures of daughter...

Kenyan-born Olympics Champion Ruth Jebet Handed Four-year Ban For Doping

Olympic 3000m steeplechase champion Ruth Jebet has been banned for four years after testing positive for banned blood booster r-EPO (recombinant erythropoietin), the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) announced Wednesday. The 23-year-old Bahrain athlete was suspended in February 2018 after failing...

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NPFL Referee Assault – LMC To Charge Three Suspects To Court...

The League Management Company (LMC) of the Nigerian Professional Football League (NPFL), has arrested and charged to court, three suspects, for throwing objects at...

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