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- Another promising Nigerian switches allegiances to Bahrain – Why Did Nigeria Let Them Go? (Part II)
- Qatar’s Ogunode & Bahrain’s Adekoya win Double GOLD at Asian Games – Why Did Nigeria Let Them Go? (Part I)
- Gyang defies the rain to defend Lagos International Beach Marathon Title
- Makwala leads African 4x400m men to glorious finish as Europe dominates IAAF Continental Cup
- Team Nigeria & Zambia’s Mupopo in Team Africa’s 4x400m @ Continental Cup!
The tragic trend of Nigeria’s “Brawn Drain” looks set to continue unabated. Another promising Nigerian athlete who has been lost to Bahrain this year is Abbas Abubakar, who first came to national reckoning at the 2012 National Sports Festival (NSF) in Nigeria, finishing second in the 400m in a distant 47.13s behind Orukpe Erayokan (46.27s). […]
Qatar’s Ogunode & Bahrain’s Adekoya win Double GOLD at Asian Games – Why Did Nigeria Let Them Go? (Part I)
The world has witnessed the cross-carpeting of African athletes from their home countries to others from time past till date, and Nigeria seems to have a high statistic in this regard. The rate at which the continent’s most populous nation is losing her world class athletes to other countries, especially the oil rich ones in Asia, […]
It was a wet but happy morning for Kaduna state born Emmanuel Gyang at the 2014 Lagos Beach Marathon as he easily defended his title when he crossed the finish line in the 10km race ahead of eighty-five other athletes in a time of 38 minutes. Speaking to Making of Champions (MoC) before his race, Gyang […]
The 2014 IAAF Continental Cup ended on a high for Team Africa despite finishing third in the final standings of the competition, which came to a close on Sunday at the Le Grande Stade in Marrakech, Morocco. The four continents which featured in the two-day meeting were Asia-Pacific, the Americas, Europe and hosts, Africa. The […]
Team Nigeria’s trio of Folashade Abugan, Patience Okon George and Ada Benjamin will be aiming to end the season on a high as members of Team Africa’s women’s 4x400m relay team at the IAAF Continental Cup this weekend in Marrakech. Okon George , Regina George, Benjamin, Abugan won a fourth consecutive continental title for Nigeria […]