Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Mayowa Balogun

August 7, 2022

Kamaru Usman’s brother Mohammed becomes TUF champion

Mohammed moves to 9-2 in his career and it remains to be seen what comes next as he has now earned a UFC contract.

Mohammed Usman
April 24, 2022

Nigerian-American Stots becomes world Bellator bantamweight champion

Nigerian-American Raufeon Stots got an impressive finish against Juan Archuleta in the first round of the Bellator Bantamweight 8-man Grand Prix.

Raufeon Stots
January 30, 2022
Rafa Nadal
January 29, 2022

Ash Barty becomes first Aussie to win Australian Open in 44 Years

Ash has now won three of the four Grand Slams and is 3-0 in grand slam finals.

January 23, 2022

Francis Ngannou defends UFC heavyweight title

Ngannou came in the underdog amid several issues surrounding his contract, fighting his former teammate, and his former coach.

Francis Ngannou fighting Cyril Gane
January 8, 2022

Kamaru Usman hosts first ever MMA fight in Lagos

The historic event was held in Lagos on Friday.

Kamaru Usman
November 7, 2021

How Kamaru “Nigerian Nightmare” Usman forced respect from Colby Covington in UFC rematch

In the end, Usman got a unanimous decision victory; 48-47 on two of the judges scorecards and 49-46 on the other.

November 7, 2021

Canelo knocks out Plant to become undisputed super-middleweight champion

Canelo made history and is now the WBC, WBO super-middleweight, WBA Super and IBF titleholder.

Saul “Canelo” Alvarez
November 6, 2021

Esther Kolawole wins bronze at World Wrestling Championship

Nigerian amateur wrestler Esther Omolayo Kolawole has won a bronze medal at the World Wrestling Championship in Belgrade, Serbia.

Esther Omolayo Kolawole
October 24, 2021

Shakur Stevenson defeats Jamel Herring to become WBO junior lightweight champion

The fight had some animosity leading up to it as Jamel and Shakur had been longtime friends and trained together on many occasions.