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Russia Banned From 2018 Winter Olympics

IOC bans Russia from 2018 Winter games as punishment for operating a doping program. The International Olympic Committee has just announced the Russian Olympic Committee has been banned from competing in the 2018 Winter Olympics for “systematic manipulation of the anti-doping rules and system.” Today’s unprecedented decision was based on …

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Full schedule for the 2018 World Cup

We summarise the fixtures, times and venues for every match taking place at the 2018 World Cup in Russia. Note: All kick-off times are in GMT. Group A 14 June: Russia v Saudi Arabia (Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow, 7.45pm) 15 June: Egypt v Uruguay (Central Stadium, Yekaterinburg, 1pm) 19 June: Russia …

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2018 World Cup Draw Live

WORLD CUP VENUE GUIDE With the 2018 World Cup draw done and dusted, the teams not only know who their opponents are but also where they will face them. GROUP H 1. Poland 2. Senegal 3. Columbia 4. Japan GROUP G 1. Belgium 2. Panama 3. Tunisia 4. England GROUP …

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2017 Nigerian Sports Award Winners List

Nigerian Table Tennis Star Aruna Quadri and female wrestling sensation Odunayo Adekoroye both emerged the most immense sport personality in Nigerian winning sports man and woman of the year in the Nigerian sports awards 2017. The duo emerged the star of the night at a grand ceremony of the 6th …

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World Cup Draw Halts Eagles Friendly Plans

The Nigeria Football Federation has halted talks with the European and South American football associations seeking to play warm-up matches with the Super Eagles to prepare their teams ahead of next year’s World Cup in Russia. World Cup-bound England, Serbia and Peru are among the Russia 2018 teams reportedly interested …

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My Season Is Over, Says Nadal

The spirit was as strong as ever but Rafael Nadal’s troublesome knee failed him in the end as the Spaniard quit the ATP Finals after a painful defeat by Belgium’s David Goffin on Monday. Nadal, at 31 the oldest player to finish a year ranked number one, fought until the …

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