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Fury accepts offer to fight Joshua ahead of Wilder rematch

Tyson Fury has accepted Anthony Joshua’s offer to help him prepare for his rematch with Deontay Wilder insisting he would “love” to have his domestic rival in camp.

Lack of experience responsible for my first career defeat – Anthony Joshua

Briton Anthony Joshua said his first career defeat at the hands of Andy Ruiz Jr. was due to a lack of experience and he had become a “smarter” fighter ahead of December’s rematch.

American boxer, Patrick Day dies after brutal knockout

American boxer, Patrick Day, died on Wednesday in Chicago as a result of the traumatic brain injury he suffered during his fight on Saturday, where he was knocked out by Charles Conwell in the 10th round.

Fintiri puts salary of Adamawa United, Queens on first line charge

Governor Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri has revealed that his administration upon assumption of office, has made the salary of players of Adamawa United and Queens Clubs on a first-line charge.

Mo’ Salah picks next transfer destination, sets date to leave Liverpool

Liverpool star, Mohamed Salah has reportedly decided to leave the club and seal a transfer to Barcelona in 2020.

Wilder to defend heavyweight crown against Cuba’s Ortiz

Undefeated American Deontay Wilder will defend his World Boxing Council heavyweight crown against Cuba’s Luis Ortiz in a November rematch of their 2018 title showdown, promoters announced Saturday.

Gernot Rohr sends list of players to NFF

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has revealed that he has submitted the list of players he intends to use for October 13 international friendly match against Brazil in Singapore to the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF).

Andy Ruiz promises to defeat Anthony Joshua again

Andy Ruiz Jnr has dispelled concerns he has taken his eye off the ball ahead of his money-spinning rematch with Anthony Joshua by insisting he has ‘the hunger’ to defend his titles.

I usually walk into changing rooms naked to prove my feminity – Semenya

Caster Semenya, the South African Olympic track and field champion, has disclosed that she often walked into changing rooms naked to disprove a long-established myth that she is not a woman in man's clothing.

FIFA bans Siasia for life over bribe, match manipulation

Samson Siasia has been banned for life by FIFA after being found guilty over bribery and manipulation of matches.

Saudi Arabia to host Anthony Joshua, Ruiz rematch on December 7

The rematch between former World Heavyweight Champion, Anthony Joshua and the reigning Word Heavyweight Champion, Andy Ruiz Jr will hold in Saudi Arabia on December 7, 2019.

Messi banned from international football for 3 months

Lionel Messi has been banned from international football for three months by the South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) following his claim that Copa America was corrupt.
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With only four ventilators in its two isolation centres, Adamawa State government has disclosed that it is well prepared to tackle COVID-19 in the state.

Two Kaduna Imams arrested for violating curfew, get N1m bail each

A Kaduna Chief Magistrate Court on has on Monday granted bail of N1 million each to the two clerics and their followers who allegedly violated curfew by conducting congregational prayers last Friday.