Opinion: Sha’Carri Richardson’s marijuana ban is another example of Olympic hypocrisy – Nancy Armour

Sha’Carri Richardson disqualified from Tokyo Olympics 100-meter dash over marijuanaU.S. sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson’s appearance at the Tokyo Olympics is in doubt after testing positive for marijuana.USA TODAY Adding counter-culture sports isn’t enough to make the three-piece-suit-wearing, five-star-hotel-staying, mostly-white-male Olympic officials hip, cool or remotely in tune with current norms. Just how removed from reality they are was brought into sharp focus – again – on … Continue reading Opinion: Sha’Carri Richardson’s marijuana ban is another example of Olympic hypocrisy – Nancy Armour

U.S. sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson suspended for one month after failed drug test

“This will be the last time the Olympics don’t see Sha’Carri Richardson,” she said Friday during an exclusive interview on NBC’s “TODAY” show. U.S. track sensation Sha’Carri Richardson, who punched her ticket to the Tokyo Games after winning the women’s 100-meter race last month, has been suspended from the Olympic team after testing positive for THC, the chemical in marijuana. Richardson failed a drug test … Continue reading U.S. sprinter Sha’Carri Richardson suspended for one month after failed drug test

How Simone Biles Beats Boyfriend Jonathan Owens In Romantic Rope Challenge

Jonathan Owens thought he might be able to beat girlfriend Simone Biles in a rope challenge, but he was no match for the Olympics gold medalist. Not so fast! NFL player Jonathan Owens, 25, challenged girlfriend Simone Biles, 24, to a friendly rope challenge in exchange for a 30-minute foot massage, but she had no interest in giving his feet a rubdown. In fact, she bugged out … Continue reading How Simone Biles Beats Boyfriend Jonathan Owens In Romantic Rope Challenge

Tottenham name former Wolves boss Nuno as new manager

Tottenham Hotspur have named Nuno Espirito Santo as their new manager after the Portuguese left Wolverhampton Wanderers at the end of last season, the Premier League club said on Wednesday. Nuno left Wolves after four seasons where they achieved promotion to the Premier League in 2018 after a six-year absence and retained their status as a top flight side over three seasons. He previously also … Continue reading Tottenham name former Wolves boss Nuno as new manager

Everton FC confirm Benitez as the club’s new manger

Everton Football Club can confirm the appointment of Rafael Benitez as the Club’s new manager. The Spaniard joins the Club on a three-year deal and will commence work with the squad when they return to USM Finch Farm for pre-season training from 5 July. The appointment of Benitez comes after a robust and wide-reaching recruitment process by the Club over the past three weeks – … Continue reading Everton FC confirm Benitez as the club’s new manger

Lionel Messi Becomes Free Agent Tomorrow, As Contract Talks With Barcelona Stalls

From tomorrow, any club including your local side can in theory sign Lionel Messi on a free transfer. You may need a whip round though to afford his wages.Lionel Messi will become a free agent on Thursday as an impasse continues over his new Barcelona contract. .Talks are ongoing between parties as Messi’s contract renewal is a priority for the LaLiga club.Barcelona want the 34-year-old … Continue reading Lionel Messi Becomes Free Agent Tomorrow, As Contract Talks With Barcelona Stalls

Euro 2020: England beat Germany 2-0 at Wembley

The weight of the world was on the shoulders of the Three Lions today. They’re now one win from the semifinals of a major tournament. A 75th minute goal from the oft-maligned Raheem Sterling broke a scoreless draw, and Harry Kane finally breaking his duck in a major tournament were the highlights as England defeated Germany 2-0 on Monday at Wembley Stadium to advance to … Continue reading Euro 2020: England beat Germany 2-0 at Wembley

Belgium vs Portugal Highlights, Euro 2020: Defending champions Portugal eliminated as Belgium win 1-0

UEFA Euro 2020, Belgium vs Portugal Highlights: Defending champions Portugal crash out after losing 1-0 to Belgium in Round of 16. Belgium reach the quarterfinals. Follow Highlights of Euro 2020, Belgium vs Portugal Euro 2020 Highlights, Belgium vs Portugal: Defending champions Portugal crash out after losing 1-0 to Belgium in Round of 16. Belgium reach the quarterfinals. Thorgan Hazard scored a screamer in the first half … Continue reading Belgium vs Portugal Highlights, Euro 2020: Defending champions Portugal eliminated as Belgium win 1-0

I broke my leg for Nigeria but FG neglected me, Siasia laments

Former Super Eagles player Samson Siasia has hit out at the Federal Government for abandoning legends in their time of need. The former striker played for the Super Eagles from 1984-1999, making a total of 51 appearances and scoring 16 goals in the process. He was among the players who won the 1994 Africa Cup of Nations title and has also had two stints as … Continue reading I broke my leg for Nigeria but FG neglected me, Siasia laments

Sanwo-Olu presents documents to a three-bedroom flat to ACP Ajunwa as the first Nigerian to win an individual gold medal at the Olympics, and cash to other athletes(Photos)

‘Today, our administration fulfilled a 25-year-old promise to Chioma Ajunwa, Nigerian Gold Medalist at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics.’ ‘I presented her the documents to a 3-bedroom flat at the Babatunde Raji Fashola Housing Estate in Iponri. ‘ ‘Chioma Ajunwa-Oparah (MON) set a record as the first Nigerian and Black African woman to win a gold medal at the world’s biggest sporting event and brought honour … Continue reading Sanwo-Olu presents documents to a three-bedroom flat to ACP Ajunwa as the first Nigerian to win an individual gold medal at the Olympics, and cash to other athletes(Photos)