Bolt fires stern warning at rivals

BY GODWIN AIKIGBE World’s fastest man, Usain Bolt, has thrown a challenge at his rivals and seems poised to continue his dominance of the sprint world. Obviously referring to boastful American Olympic athlete Justin Gatlin, the Jamaican speedster has posted on Instagram: Usain St. Leo Bolt ‏@usainbolt 14h14 hours ago It’s journey and challenge I

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Motiejunas rules himself out of EuroBasket

Donatas Motiejunas has put to rest any faint hopes that he could possibly conclude his rehabilitation in time to bolster the Lithuania national team frontcourt at EuroBasket 2015. “There is no way,” the 24-year-old Lithuanian international told delfi.lt on Tuesday. “The doctors and the team [Houston Rockets] have never forbid me to play for the

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Tyson quashes comeback rumours

Mike Tyson has moved swiftly to douse rumours of his comeback duel with James Toney. The former heavyweight king who turns 49 later this month,was somehow linked to a possible ring return versus fellow gray beard James Toney. Such a matchup,which would have a hard time gaining sanctioning in any state whose commission boasts a

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‘Murray must attack at Wimbledon’

Tim Henman says Andy Murray must maintain his aggression to achieve his aim at Wimledon, which starts in a fortnight. “I don’t think Andy should be serving and volleying every point, but it’s that type of variation that maybe one point a game he should look to serve and volley,” said Henman. “And certainly he

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AFROBASKET: Diogu ready for Nigeria

Whenever the Nigerian Basketball Federation (NBBF) decides to announce the D’Tigers new head coach and the team’s preparations for this year’s AfroBasket, one thing is for certain – team captain Ike Diogu will be ready. Last week, news began to circulate in Puerto Rico following Diogu’s decision not to re-sign with his former club, defending

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