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Commonwealth Games: Nigeria win Gold in 4×100 women’s relay

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Nigerian quartet of Tobi Amusan, Favour Ofili, Rosemary Chukwuma and Grace Nwokocha have won Gold in the women’s 4x100m relay finishing in a time of 42.10 seconds. Coming up against the likes of defending champions England and Jamaica, the...

Record breaking Tobi Amusan storms to Commonwealth Games gold in 100m hurdles

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Nigerian athlete Tobi Amusan defended her Commonwealth Games title with victory in the women's 100m hurdles race on Sunday. The reigning World champion executed a sensational attack to surge past the rest of the field in a time of...

Ofili wins heat at Commonwealth Games

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Favour Ofili easily won her heat in the women's 200 meters at the Commonwealth Games at Alexander Stadium on Thursday morning. Ofili advanced to the semifinals as the top finisher in heat 4. She clocked 22.71 seconds which turned out...

Nilayo secures juicy sponsorship deal for AFN

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Nilayo Sports Management Limited, marketing consultants of Athletics Federation of Nigeria has announced Premium Trust Bank as the official banking partner of the federation. Mr. Ebidowei Oweifie, the Chief Operating Officer of Nilayo Sports Management Limited said "We are pleased...

Joe Aribo magic keeps tongues wagging as Southampton fall to Villarreal

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Southampton’s pre-season campaign ended in a narrow defeat to seasoned European campaigners Villarreal at St Mary’s, but the game will be remembered for a moment of magic from Joe Aribo. Saints found themselves trailing to Yéremy Pino’s first-half header when...

“I am so proud of what Tobi Amusan, Ese Brume and even those who...

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Nigeria left her best for the last day of the World Athletics Championships in Eugene, Oregon, United States of America by winning a gold and a silver medal. Tobi Amusan broke the 100m hurdles World Record in the semi finals...

African Track Cycling Championship: Abuja Velodrome Earns High Marks

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The Honourable Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare has described the ongoing 4th African Track Cycling Championship holding at the Velodrome of the Moshood Abiola National Stadium, Abuja as a testament to the commitment of President...

Eid-ul Fitr: We send our wishes to you all

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Futbalgalore.com.ng wishes our readers and customers a blessed Eid-ul Fitr. This is also to the many muslim coaches, administrators and footballers in the country. We have a tall list-both home and abroad-who are celebrating the feast today, 02 May 2022. The celebration...

2nd All-Comers Competition: We have come together to ensure our athletes morale is boosted

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President of the Athletics Supporters Club of Nigeria, Mr Olutoye Orishabiyi says Nigerian athletes will get maximum support ahead of the African Senior Athletics Championships. He made this known during the second All Comers competition at the Yaba College of...

Ogun Women Run: Arrangements are in top gear to host a top notch first...

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Brussel Sports Management Limited, organizers of the 5KM Ogun Women Run event has announced that interested participants can begin to register from today, Monday, April 4, 2022. According to the Managing Director of the company, Mr. Seyi Johnson, the race...

Coleman Wires and Cables Link Up With Bigi Abeokuta 10KM Race

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Organizers of the Abeokuta 10KM Race, Nilayo Sports Management Limited (NSML) have confirmed Coleman Wires and Cables as the latest partners to join the list of sponsors for the event. The Chief Executive Officer of Nilayo Sports Management Limited, Mr....

Bigi Abeokuta 10km Race: Organizers Roll Out Juicy Prize Monies

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Nilayo Sports Management Limited (NSML), organizers of the Bigi Abeokuta 10KM Race have confirmed that winners in the men and women category of the event will go home with Two Thousand Dollars ($2,000) each. At a Press conference held in...

Airtel Ijebu Heritage Half Marathon: Kenyans shine, future star discovered

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The Airtel Ijebu Heritage Half Marathon was concluded successfully on Saturday, 17th of July, 2021 as Kenyans dominated each category of the marathon. The 21km race was won by Hosea Kiplimo who finished the race in 1:02:36 while his counterpart,...

Ijebu Heritage Half Marathon: Governor Dapo Abiodun Committed To Road Races

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Executive Governor of Ogun State, Governor Dapo Abiodun has expressed love for road races and the commitment of his administration to empower and engage the youths. Speaking on behalf of the Governor, Honorable commissioner of sports, Dr. Dare Kehinde said...

40 Elite Runners shortlisted for Ijebu Heritage Half Marathon

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Nilayo Sports Management Limited, project consultants on Ijebu Heritage Half Marathon has announced a field of 40 elite runners for the Ijebu Heritage Half Marathon. Mr. Bukola Olopade, the Chief Executive Officer of Nilayo Sports Management Limited said “We have...

“Congratulations to Lagos state because this is a great achievement” – Nilayo boss Olopade

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Nilayo Sports Management Limited has congratulated Lagos state on selection as host city for 22nd edition of African Athletics Championships. In a statement, the Chief Executive Officer of Nilayo Sports, Mr. Bukola Olopade said “We say a big congratulations to...

Elite athletes Meseret Dinke, Sechale Dalasa storm Lagos for Access Bank Lagos City Marathon

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The strong cast of elite runners invited for the 2021 Access Bank Lagos City Marathon are now in town for Saturday’s eagerly-anticipated race. According to an official statement released by Olukayode Thomas, Head Communication and Media for the Access Bank...

AIMS Certify Ijebu Heritage Half Marathon

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The Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS) has certified the Ijebu Heritage Half Marathon. CEO of Nilayo Sports Management, Hon. Bukola Olopade confirmed the AIMS certification even as he noted that the Ijebu Heritage Half marathon will be...

“Ijebu should gear up for something new” – Odulaja

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The coordinator of Heritage Group for the Ijebu heritage half marathon, Tunde Odulaja said the maiden edition of the Ijebu heritage half marathon will put Ijebu on a global front. Speaking after the meeting with Bukola Olopade, Chairman of Nilayo...

Morning Recap: A look at our top stories from yesterday

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Ijebu Half Marathon: Organizers Set New Name & Date

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Nigeria’s foremost marathons and road races running company, Nilayo Sports Management Limited, has set July 17, 2021 as the new date for the maiden Ijebu Heritage Half Marathon after a meeting in Ijebu Ode on Friday. Bukola Olopade, the Chief...

Nilayo Sports Confirm Partnership Deals With Rite Foods Limited and Aron Nigeria Limited

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Foremost Sports Agency Nilayo Sports Management Limitedhas announced a partnership deal with Rite Foods Limited and Aron Nigeria Limited on the Great Abeokuta 10KM Race, Ijebu International Half Marathon and The Kings Cup Golf Tournament. These three events are billed...

Nilayo Boss Bukola Olopade Bags Trailblazer Award

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Managing Director of Nilayo Sports Management Limited, Hon. Bukola Olopade has won the Trailblazer Award for his giant stride in ensuring that Ogun State becomes a hub for road races. Hon. Olopade who is a former sports commissioner in the...

“We are very excited about organising another international road race in Ogun state” –...

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Nilayo Sports Management Limited, organisers of the Access Bank Lagos City Marathon, Great Abeokuta 10KM Race, Valuejet IAU African Championships among other races across the country has announced Ijebu International Half Marathon, a Half Marathon holding in Ijebu Ode. Mr....

Kaduna Marathon: Elite winner to get $10,000, Nigerian winner N3m

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The executive governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El Rufai, has vowed to sustain the Kaduna Marathon. For the marathon which hold on November 21, 2020, Gov. El Rufaicalled on all indigenes of the state, both old and young, to...

Sport Ministry’s Adopt Campaign Gets Boost as Governor Okowa Adopts 6 Athletes

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The Adopt an Athlete initiative of the Ministry of Youth and Sports Development under the leadership of the Minister Mr. Sunday Dare, has continued to attract more private and public sector partnerships. The latest of such is the Governor of...

Another $150,000 scandal surfaces in the AFN

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The Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) is enmeshed in another $150,000 scandal as grant received from World Athletic to assist the Federation in the hosting of the 21st African Championships in Athletics held in Asaba in August 2018, which remains...

Trace Deploys 400 Operatives & 15 Patrol Vehicles For International Marathon Race

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Ogun State Traffic Compliance and Enforcement Corps, TRACE, would deploy 400 operatives, 15 patrol vehicles, 10 patrol bikes, 5 heavy duty tow vehicles, (through the hired tow operators) and 10 medium tow vehicles to ensure the success of the...

Organisers of the Onitsha City Marathon Holds Parley With Media On Sunday

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The Organisers of the Onitsha City Marathon will on Sunday, August 18, 2019, be in Lagos to meet selected members of the creme-de-la-creme of the Nigeria sporting press at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos Nigeria. In a statement signed by...