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We’ve not recognised any AFN faction – WA

World Athletics, the global body of athletics, says it is yet to confirm any of the recently elected factions of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria, adding that it has denied both factions access to the official email of the federation. WA Head of Communications, Nicole Jeffery, in an email sent …

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England break 55-year Germany jinx

England struck twice late on to end a 55-year wait for a knockout tie victory over Germany amid scenes of huge tension and elation to reach the Euro 2020 quarter-finals at Wembley. Gareth Southgate’s side battled hard to earn the statement victory that has so often eluded England, and it …

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Tokyo 2020: Aruna to captain Team Nigeria

Table tennis star Quadri Aruna has been unanimously chosen as the captain of Team Nigeria to the rescheduled Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Japan, the NationSport can exclusively report. Feelers from the National Sports Federations meeting held in Abuja on Monday hinted that Aruna was suggested by some of the …

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