Tokyo 2020 Olympics
The Nigeria women national team, Super Falcons’ hope of moving to the next round of the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games African qualifying series was dashed yesterday by Cote D’Ivoire, who held the team to a 1- 1 draw at the Agege Township Stadium, Lagos.
A day after sealing her place at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, Commonwealth champion, Odunayo Adekuoroye won a bronze medal at the ongoing 2019 Senior World Wrestling Championships in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan. It is her third medal in the history of the competition.
The game of baseball and softball have been on the sidelines in Nigeria in spite of the huge passion and energy put in by players and administrators of the game. The efforts of the players, their coaches and promoters are virtually relegated to the background compared to other sports. But it appears their toiling over…