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Glasgow 2014: Shooting federation, NSC okay –Madariola

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President, Nigeria Shooting Federation, Wole MadariolaThe President of the Nigeria Shooting Federation Wole Madariola has said in due course he will explain why the equipment of the federation got a bit late to Glasgow, Scotland for the ongoing 2014 Commonwealth Games. The shooting boss dismissed suggestions that a misunderstanding between the...

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Martinez hopes on Lukaku

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LukakuEverton manager Roberto Martinez has hinted that he is hopeful of landing Romelu Lukaku on a permanent deal. Belgium striker Lukaku spent last season on ...

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Afolabi stops Smith in third round

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Ola AfolabiIBO cruiserweight champion Ola Afolabi defended his title on Saturday, defeating Anthony Caputo Smith with a third round knockout in their 10-round scheduled bout at the Madison Square Garden ...

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Federation unveils plans for gymnasts

The GymnasticsFederation of Nigeria is planning to feature some of the junior gymnasts discovered at the 5th Aliko Dangote Open Gymnastics Championships at international competitions. GFN secretary Rita Akande said the gymnasts, who are aged between five and 12, would be given their...

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Costa scores on Chelsea debut

Diego CostaDiego Costa scored on his Chelsea debut as Jose Mourinho’s men beat Olimpija 2-1 in a pre-season friendly on Sunday, Soccerway reports. The Spain international, a new arrival ...

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Spurs end tour with victory

Tottenham Hotspur finished their pre-season tour of the USA on a high with a 2-0 win over Chicago Fire in Bridgeview. Spurs took an early lead inside five minutes at Toyota Park on Saturday night when a glaring defensive error in the box allowed ...

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Falcao nears Monaco return

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Radamel FalcaoRadamel Falcao is expected to make his eagerly awaited comeback when Monaco take part in the Emirates Cup next week. The Colombia international has been absent since damaging his cruciate...

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