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‘AirMAZING’ Biles:”I’m not the next Usain Bolt or Michael Phelps,I’m the first Simone Biles.”

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For this one, physics is outta of excuses, and gravity takes a break. Simone Biles is the latest definition of amazing. Yes, she is AirMAZING! After winning individual gold in the women’s gymnastics all-around on...

Anthony Joshua defeats Wladimir Klitschko in epic fight at Wembley

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He was snubbed by Nigeria in 2008 when he showed interest to represent the country at the Beijing Olympics, but now, we can proudly chant the 'Olaseni Oluwafemi' part in his name, calling him...

As Anthony Joshua becomes unstoppable, we ponder how many stars Nigeria has lost

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It is a little known secret by now that Nigeria's loss is Britain's gain when it comes to Anthony Joshua. The story goes that he was turned down by Nigeria when he wanted to...

Usain Bolt and Jamaica team stripped of 2008 relay gold

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Usain Bolt and Jamaica’s 2008 Olympic gold-winning 4×100 metre relay team have been stripped of their medals after Nesta Carter was found guilty of doping following re-analysis of a Beijing sample. Carter raced in Jamaica’s...

HOW STUPID! – Nigerian stabs fellow to death in India over Messi-Ronaldo argument

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I dislike people who think the only way they can express support for 'their' football club is via belligerence. ..sadly, dem plenty for Naija. ...see this ones now. ..Messi and Ronaldo, in fact,mall these...

Eric Bailly becomes Mourinho´s first Manchester United signing

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Manchester United have sealed a deal to sign Villarreal centre-back Eric Bailly subject to a work permit, the club have confirmed. Bailly is the club's first signing under new manager Jose Mourinho and reportedly cost...

West Brom 3 Arsenal 1: The Gunners misery continues as they fall to defeat...

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West Brom vs Arsenal: Arsenal have slipped to their fourth Premier League defeat in five outings after losing 3-1 to West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns. The Gunners now have just two wins in their...

Murray Beats Djokovic to Win World Tour Finals, Ends 2016 as Number One

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Andy Murray will end 2016 as the number-one player in men’s tennis after emphatically coming out on top in his much-hyped duel with Novak Djokovic to win the ATP World Tour Finals for the...

BADASS! Serena Williams chases down petty thief to retrieve her phone

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I've always said this girl must be from Isale-Eko, downtown Lagos gangan; obviously, that phantom "Mz Kogberegbe" (no slacking) spirit plenty for her body. And, who the heck even thinks he can steal Serena Williams'...

SevenUp Nigeria is urging people to #RunYourRace as countdown for Access Bank Lagos City...

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On your marks! The countdown has begun for the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, and sponsors SevenUp Bottling Company, Nigeria, refuse to be left out as they put awareness into high gear for the race. The...