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Rio Olympics: D’Tigers Lose To Spain

Spain won their first game in the Rio Olympics by defeating Nigeria's basketball team 96- 87. This is the Nigeria basketball team's third loss as they were defeated in their previous matches by Lithuania and Argentina.It was a pretty…

Dalung Sacks Yakmut’s Rio Olympics Committee

The Youth and Sports Minister, Barrister Solomon Dalung has sacked the 15-man Nigeria ‘Hospitality’ House Project committee constituted for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio by the Director-General of the National Sports Commission (NSC)…

Mo Farah Loses 8km Cross Country Race

Double Olympic champion, Mo Farah competing in the event for the first time since winning in 2011, began his Rio Olympics preparations with a rare defeat over the 8km course as he was beaten into second by American Garrett Heath in the…