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Klitschko Beats Haye and puts him firmly in his place

July 3, 2011

Klitschko Beats Haye  and puts him firmly in his place

David Haye’s, the Londoner, vision of becoming the world number one heavy weight champion become dump when he came off second against Wladimir Klischko.  David came up with a broken toe after his defeat. Haye and his team have spent the whole week trying to unsettle Klitschko and had been delayed in a well drilled ring walk with Lennox Lewis by 10 minutes in a bid more...

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Germany and France win opening Games in the Women’s World Cup

June 27, 2011

Germany and France win opening Games in the Women’s World Cup

The sixth women world cup has been opened in Germany with a glorious sunshine and crowds flocking in to see the tournament get underway. it is expected to last between 26th June – 17th July 2011. The game began with a tremendous start on Sunday France beat Nigeria 1-0 in the tournaments opening fixture in Sinsheim with over 27, 674 observers and participants. Later more...

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The World’s Most Prestigious Tennis Tournament

June 20, 2011

The World’s Most Prestigious Tennis Tournament

Composed by Celina Eno.   Wimbledon is the oldest tennis Championship in the world and many people consider it to be the highly prestigious. This tennis championship is also one of the four Grand Slam tennis tournaments and has been held at the All England Club in the London suburb of Wimbledon since 1877.  The 125th Wimbledon competition begins today and more...

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World Number Two Knocked Out of French Open by Girl From The Netherlands

May 27, 2011

World Number Two Knocked Out of French Open by Girl From The Netherlands

Twenty-year-old Arantxa Rus ended World Number Two in tennis, Kim Clijsters, hope of winning the French Open in a 3-6 7-5-6-1 win on Thursday. Rus is ranked 114th in the world and was both elated and surprised at her win. "I just wanted to go for every point. I'd like to play every day like this," said Rus, who had previously won only one match this more...

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Will Novac Djokovic Become The Next World No. 1 in Tennis?

May 25, 2011

Will Novac Djokovic Become The Next World No. 1 in Tennis?

The answer to this question will be revealed after Roland Garros- French Open which is currently going on in France. Novak Djokovic, who has a passion for impersonating others, is now one of the most admired Tennis players of our time. Djokovic replaced Roger Federal at No. 2 last year, and proved the ranking is deserved. He has won more than 22 matches dating to more...

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Tragic Death of Kenyan Olympic Champion

May 16, 2011

Tragic Death of Kenyan Olympic Champion

Many Kenyans in the town of Nyahururu, a town in the Rift Valley, some 150 km (94 miles) northwest of the capital Nairobi, mourn the loss of Kenyan Olympic Champion Samuel Wanjiru. Reports say that the 24-year-old athlete jumped from the balcony of his home on Sunday night, after a quarrel with his wife, Tereza Njeri, who allegedly locked him inside a bedroom on the more...

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Football Champion’s Son Arrested

May 13, 2011

Football Champion’s Son Arrested

The son of football manager, former football player, Ruud Gullit, was arrested for drug possession and trafficking in Italy. The 20-year old young Gullit, a child of the marriage between the ex-footballer and Christina Pensa, was caught dealing marijuana in Lecco Como, according to Italian media. He has long been sought after by the Italian judiciary. In a raid at more...

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Eyong Enoh of Cameroon Kicks His Way to Stardom

May 10, 2011

Eyong Enoh of Cameroon Kicks His Way to Stardom

By: Celina Eno Eyong Enoh’s ascendency into the den of The Indomitable Lions can be seen as nothing short of triumphant. One of the few post Mila Roger’s generation of players to have grown from the rudiments of armature professional leagues in Africa, Enoh Eyong has made it to Ajax Amsterdam. This fast rising Cameroonian soccer star started his professional career more...

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Dutch Businessman in Kenya tops up Utrecht Marathon Prize Money for Foreign Winners

April 18, 2011

Dutch Businessman in Kenya tops up Utrecht Marathon Prize Money for Foreign Winners

Gert-Jan van Wijk, a Dutch businessman based in Kenya, is said to give some €9,900 to the non-Dutch winner of this year’s Utrecht marathon because he is ashamed of the organizers’ efforts to discourage foreign runners from entering the marathon. The businessman will spend his company’s marketing budget on the prize money to reward Non-Dutch runners to ensure more...

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NFF (Nigeria Football Federation) orders Olympic coaches to pick local players

April 13, 2011

NFF (Nigeria Football Federation) orders Olympic coaches to pick local players

As preparations get underway in many nations for the 2012 Olympic Games to be held in London, Nigeria’s Olympic coaches have been ordered to select from locally-based players instead of relying on stars that reside overseas. This decision applies to both the qualifying men and women’s team. According to  a spokesman for the NFF,  Ademola Olajire, the decision more...

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