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  • Aruna Quadri Crashes Out of ITTF World Cup — OsunDefender

    October 21, 2017 9:09 PM 27

    Quadri, African Table Tennis Champion, has crashed out of the ongoing International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Cup in Liege, Belgium. Quadri suffered a 6-11, 7-11, 6-11, 7-11 loss to Japan’s Jun Mizutani in the Round of 16 on Saturday. “We keep the hard work going and hope for better results in future. Thanks to @premierbetng for the big support

  • Aaron Mooy scores as Huddersfield shocks Manchester United

    October 21, 2017 6:53 PM 33

    Australian Aaron Mooy has starred on the big stage yet again, scoring his second goal of the EPL season as Huddersfield Town shocked Manchester United 2-1. The Socceroos midfielder scored the opener for Huddersfield as they upset the Premier League giants for the first time in 65 years at The John Smith's Stadium on Saturday. While United dominated possession

  • Africa hopes dashed as Quadri, Assar exit World Cup

    October 21, 2017 5:46 PM 28

    The Africa’s hope of playing in the quarterfinal of the 2017 ITTF World Cup was dashed as Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri and Egypt’s Omar Assar were sent packing by their superior Asian opponents in the round of 16. Assar played the game of his life against world and Olympic champion, China’s Ma Long by ensuring that the Chinese was out to test in his first

  • Watford 2: Azpilicueta and Batshuayi goals ease pressure on Conte

    October 21, 2017 5:20 PM 27

    Express Sport brings you Chelsea's player ratings from their clash with Watford Watford deservedly equalised in the closing seconds of first half two minute added time. The won a corner down their right and Cleverely ordered Jose Holebas to run from defence to take it. Holebas slipped on the first attempt, took stick from fans, and as Moss looked at his watched

  • ITTF World Cup: Quadri hopes to avoid World number one Ma Long

    October 21, 2017 3:21 PM 26

    Aruna Quadri, the highest ranked African table tennis player, says he hopes to avoid World number one Ma Long in the ongoing Men’s International Table Tennis Federation World Cup in Liege, Belgium. Quadri said this in a video posted on his Twitter account on Saturday. The 29-year-old player has qualified for the tournament’s Round of 16 after finishing

  • 2017 ITTF World Cup: Quadri, Assar breeze into second round

    October 21, 2017 12:34 PM 29

    Africa’s flagbeaerers at the 2017 ITTF World Cup, Nigeria’s Aruna Quadri and Egypt’s Omar Assar yesterday cruised to the second round of the prestigious tournament holding in Liege, Belgium. Despite losing one of their group matches, Quadri and Assar will now compete against the eight top seeded players in the second round (last 16) of the $150,000 prize

  • Super Falcons forward, Ordega, signs for Atletico Madrid

    October 20, 2017 3:12 PM 17

    Super Falcons forward Francisca Ordega has put pen to paper on a season-long loan with Spanish football club, Atletico Madrid. The 24-year-old Nigerian is on loan from American club Washington Spirit. “Atletico de Madrid Femenino strengthens its offensive line with Francisca Ordega, who arrives from the Washington Spirit of the National Women’s Soccer

  • Ogu Vows To Bounce Back After Europa League Defeat

    October 20, 2017 8:19 AM 30

    By Johnny Edward: Super Eagles midfielder John Ogu has promised to be at his very best when Hapoel Beer-Sheva take on Maccabi Tel Aviv FC on Monday in their Israeli league. Ogu was in action on Thursday when Hapoel Beer-Sheva lost to FCSB in the UEFA Europa League. Hapoel Beer-Sheva suffered their second consecutive defeat in the group stage of the competition

  • Five-star point guard Jahvon Quinerly decommits from Arizona Wildcats' class of 2018

    October 20, 2017 3:27 AM 19

    Five-star point guard Jahvon Quinerly announced he has decommitted from Arizona on Thursday night, just over three weeks after he was named in a federal complaint that quoted a sports agent saying he took $15,000. If Quinerly was found to have taken an amount that high, he most likely would not be eligible for his entire freshman season, according to attorneys

  • Bursaspor’s Troost-Ekong meets Nigeria president Muhammadu Buhari

    October 19, 2017 8:38 PM 27

    William Troost-Ekong has met with Nigeria president Muhammadu Buhari who is in Turkey on official assignment. President Buhari is in the European nation for the D-8 summit which begins on Friday. There, he would hold a discussion with his Turkish counterpart, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, on issues of defence cooperation, security, education and migration