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Sadio Mane

Senegal star Mane out to press Ballon d’Or case

After a Champions League title with Liverpool, Sadio Mane is out to conquer a second continent in as many months as Senegal attempt to capture a first Africa Cup of Nations title against Algeria in Friday's final in Cairo. A...
Nigeria

Super Eagles‘ll top African football soon, says Riyad Mahrez

Algeria star, Riyad Mahrez, has said the Super Eagles will be up there with Africa’s best in two years if the core of the team is kept together. Mahrez, speaking with SportingLife, called on the Nigeria Football Federation and...
Super Eagles

AFCON 2019: Nigeria beat Tunisia 1-0 to finish third

Nigeria beat Tunisia 1-0 in the third-place game at the African Cup of Nations on Wednesday with an early goal by Odion Ighalo, the tournament’s leading scorer. Ighalo scored from close range in the third minute when he took advantage...
Teofimo Lopez

Teofimo Lopez readying for a world title shot

Teofimo Lopez is on the fast track to a world title shot. Standing in his way is a fellow unbeaten fighter, Masayoshi Nakatani, the longtime OBPF lightweight king who represents the stiffest test of Lopez's young career. Lopez (13-0, 11...
Robeisy Ramirez

Two-time Olympic gold medalist Robeisy Ramirez to make pro debut on August 10

Robeisy Ramirez, one of the greatest Cuban amateur boxers ever, has a date for his long-awaited professional debut. The two-time Olympic gold medalist will take on an opponent to be named in a featherweight contest Saturday, August 10 at...
Megan Tapper

Season-best 12.66 seals win for Megan Tapper in Padova

Jamaica’s Megan Tapper set a new meet record and a season-best to win the 100m hurdles at the XXXIII Meeting Citta' Di Padova at the Stadio D. Colbachini in Italy where her compatriot Shelly-Ann Fraser Pryce won the 100m...
Teofimo Lopez

Someone’s ‘O’ is gonna go…but it won’t be Teofimo

While much of the boxing world will have its eyes on Las Vegas Saturday night to watch Senator Manny Pacquiao do battle with Keith Thurman, the night before boxing’s hottest prospect will clock into work for bout # 3...
Michael McKinson

Michael McKinson vs. Evgeny Pavko welterweight clash headlines #MTKFightNight

One of Great Britain’s most promising welterweights, Michael “The Problem” McKinson, is ready to conquer Europe. McKinson, a native of Portsmouth, England, will take on Russian veteran Evgeny Pavko in a 10-rounder for the vacant WBO European welterweight title...
Algeria

AFCON 2019: Egyptian soccer fans toss up cheering for or against Algeria

After Egypt's humiliating exit from the Africa Cup of Nations, their loyal fan base's loyalties are divided between supporting their 'Arab brothers' embodied in Algeria for this Friday's final - or not. The Desert Foxes or Desert Fighters, as they...
Daniel Akpeyi

Daniel Akpeyi: I won’t be playing against Tunisia

Daniel Akpeyi has disclosed to TheCable that he won’t be starting the third-place match against Tunisia at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations on Wednesday. Akpeyi also revealed that Francis Uzoho will man the goal post in the winner takes...