Tennis: Coronavirus forces cancellation of 2020 Wimbledon

For the first time since 1945, the yearly Wimbledon Grand Slam tennis tournament will not hold, no thanks to the coronavirus pandemic ravaging the globe. The All England Club cancelled this year’s Wimbledon following an emergency board meeting. The organisers had hoped to hold off making a final decision for a few more weeks but chief executive Richard More...

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By Peoples Daily On Friday, April 3rd, 2020
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Dennis, Okereke win Belgian league title with club Brugge

Nigerian duo, Emmanuel Dennis and David Okereke have been crowned champions of Belgium after Club Brugge were named as league champions and the rest of the season voided no thanks to the Coronavirus pandemic. The More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, April 3rd, 2020
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How Drogba, Anelka cost me Chelsea Job- Scolari

Former Brazil national team coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has revealed how clashes with Didier Drogba and Nicolas Anelka led to his sacking as Chelsea boss. Scolari, 71, replaced Avram Grant in the summer of 2008 but More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, April 3rd, 2020
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Buatsi expects lengthy coronavirus impact

Boxing will take time to return to normal after the coronavirus pandemic as fans could be “paranoid” about attending events, says Joshua Buatsi. The sport is suspended in the UK until the end of May with Buatsi More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, April 3rd, 2020
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Barca hope to re-sign Neymar in Griezmann part-exchange

Barcelona hope to strike a part-exchange deal for Neymar that would see Antoine Griezmann join Paris Saint-Germain this summer. The Catalan club are prepared to let Griezmann go after just one season to help fund More...

By Peoples Daily On Friday, April 3rd, 2020
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Boateng fined by club for leaving Munich

Bayern Munich has fined Jerome Boateng after the defender broke government lockdown rules by leaving Munich to visit his ill son. In a statement, Bayern said the 31-year-old had “transgressed the guidelines issued More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 2nd, 2020
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Chelsea, Barcelona, Real Madrid, others battle for Victor Osimhen’s

Osimeh celebrating after scoring a goal in Ligue 1 With Agency Report A host of European powerhouses such as EPL’s Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester United; Italian Serie A’s Napoli; La Liga’s rivals, Barcelona More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 2nd, 2020
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Obey WHO, FG guidelines on coronavirus – Odunayo tells Nigerians

As the Coronavirus pandemic continue to ravage the world with 131 confirmed cases in Nigeria as at March 30, Nigerian wrestling sensation, Odunayo Adekuoroye, has urged Nigerians to adhere to all instructions from More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 2nd, 2020
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Nigeria to host maiden ECOWAS Media Shooting Sport Championship

By Amaechi Agbo Following the successful hosting of two consecutive editions of the National Media Shooting Championship in Abuja with over one hundred participants, the Nigerian Shooting Sports Federation, NSSF, More...

By Peoples Daily On Thursday, April 2nd, 2020
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FG, Dalung mourn the passing of Powerlifter, Ndidi Nwosu

By Amaechi Agbo The Federal Government and former Minister of youth and sports, Solomon Dalung have expressed shock and sadness over the sudden death of Ndidi Nwosu, a powerlifter who represented Nigeria excellently More...