World Athletics Championship: Richardson bags gold in Women’s 100m

August 22, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Sha’Carri Richardson finally delivered on three years of promise when the American overcame the challenge of being stuck out in lane nine by delivering a late surge to win world 100 metres gold. Richardson took the title in a championship record 10.65 seconds on Monday. The 23-year-old Richardson came through in the last 20 metres to overhaul Jamaica’s Shericka Jackson, Read More

Days 1 schedule released, Nigerian athletes set for 2023 World Athletics Championship in Budapest

August 19, 2023 Editor 0

Here’s the full schedule of ALL Team Nigeria events on Day 1 of the World Athletics Championships taking place in Budapest, Hungary, from August 19th to 27th, 2023. Morning Session9:30am: Men’s Shotput Qualfication – Chukwuebuka Enekwechi 10:05am: Mixed 4x400m Heats 11:25am: Women’s Long Jump Qualification – Ruth Usoro & Ese Brume Afternoon Session 18:43pm: Men’s 100m Heats – Favour Ashe, Read More

Family announces Okorodudu’s burial date

July 6, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Family of ex Nigerian boxer, Jeremiah Okorodudu, has announced the burial arrangement of the late Olympian. According to the announcement, he will be buried on August,12 in his home town Agbarha- Otor, Ughelli North Local Government Area of Delta State.
According to the statement released by the family, his home ward journey will begin with a candle light on August, 4 Read More

VIDEO: Watch as 34-year old man sprints 100 metres on heels

June 27, 2023 Solomon Arowolo 0

Christian Roberto López Rodríguez has broken the world record for the fastest 100-metre in high heels. The 34-year-old Spaniard smashed the 100-metre sprint record while wearing high heels. He broke this world record by achieving an impressive time of 12.82 seconds. Guinness World Records (GWR) in an Instagram said, “Fastest 100 metres in high heels (male). 12.82 secs by Christian Read More

AFN picks over 30 junior athletes for African tourney

April 1, 2023 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

Over 30 junior athletes would be called to camp from the AFN All Comers, U18 and U20 Trials that ended at the Ahmadu Bello Stadium, Kaduna, the Athletics Federation of Nigeria Technical Director, Samuel Onikeku, has said. Onikeku, an officer and Sports Secretary of Nigerian Customs Service, told sports writers in Kaduna that the performances recorded were laudable. “We are Read More