Governor Aminu Tambuwal of Sokoto State has donated N25,000 each to 400 participating national handball competition players and other officials to encourage development of the sport. He reiterated his administration’s commitment to improving sports facilities as well as the general development of the sport. Tambuwal announced the donations during theRead More →

Scéalta na gCorn sees presenter Gráinne McElwain travel across Ireland visiting clubs and county grounds, learning the lesser-known stories behind our nation’s trophies. She will discover how some cups are named after Irish revolutionary patriots such as Roger Casement and Terence McSwiney, how other trophies are named after clergy, andRead More →

342 total views, 6 views today By Amaechi Agbo Abuja Poverty Fighters Handball Club Managing Director, Motivator Suleiman Yunusa hailed the team’s performance in the just-concluded North Central Handball Championship in Makurdi, State of Benue. The team that made their official competitive debut in the tournament ranked 5th overall afterRead More →

Lots of things about EXCLUSIVE: Jamie-Bynoe-Gittens is the latest Englishman on the verge of making it big in the Bundesliga, written CHARLIE WYETT. Like Jadon Sancho and Jude Bellingham before him, the biggest clubs in the Prem are likely to watch Bynoe-Gittens’ progress at Borussia Dortmund and kick each other.Read More →

The competition for the NWSL regular season title and the coveted six playoff spots remains higher than ever after another entertaining week of play. Portland Thorns FC extended their lead at the top of the standings with a 2-1 midweek win on the road against Washington Spirit. After the hostsRead More →

On Thursday, the Egyptian Handball Federation announced the formation of the Egyptian women’s national handball team to compete in foreign tournaments, ten years after its abolition. The Egyptian women’s handball team last played in the 2010 Africa Cup of Nations. The Egyptian Handball Federation announced several decisions during its meeting,Read More →

Interest in women’s football in Germany is down – according to the German Football Association (DFB) – the number of women’s teams has (approximately) halved since 2010, the number of spectators in the Frauen-Bundesliga n isn’t growing and even for the women’s national team, attendance has been plummeting for years.Read More →

The defending Bundesliga champions lifted the DFL-Supercup title on Saturday after winning a thrilling contest Bayern Munich defender Lucas Hernandez was deceived by a handball error after a sneaky move by RB Leipzig’s Dani Olmo in the German Super Cup final. The defending Bundesliga champions won Saturday’s match 5-3, withRead More →

Throughout the weekend, Billy hosts, with the Fortress of wizards, an event popular with lovers of the Harry Potter universe. In the setting of the ruins of a 13th century castle, young and old alike put themselves in the shoes of the orphan sorcerer. But below the building, far fromRead More →

Cavanman’s Diary Published: Thu 28 Jul 2022, 10:36 Last update: Thu 28 Jul 2022, 10:38 A podcast I listened to last week got me thinking about the definition of a ‘football city’. Historian and journalist Paul Rouse interviewed musician and football fanatic Leo Moran of the Saw Doctors. Moran andRead More →

LONDON: Cricket in Scotland is ‘institutionally racist’, reveals an investigation due out on Monday. An independent review into racism in the Scottish game, commissioned by SportScotland in 2021, has been ordered after Scotland’s leading wicket-taker Majid Haq made allegations of discrimination while playing for his country. The report was producedRead More →

ROTHERHAM, England — Although France have a deeper footballing pedigree (and a population more than 174 times larger) than Iceland, the play between them in Monday’s 1-1 draw was surprisingly comparable. The approach of both teams was similar and their failures lined up overnight at New York Stadium, but onlyRead More →

Members of the Richard Agbonifo Hand2Hand Sports Foundation with officials from AMAC Handball at the unveiling in Abuja on Tuesday. Nigeria started their 2022 Africa Men’s Senior Handball Championship with a 30-18 loss to Tunisia. The Golden Arrows faced off in the first half against the record African champion toRead More →