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Team Delta Wins National Sports Festival For 6th Record Time In Style

The curtain was drawn on the 20th National Sports Festival tagged ‘Edo 2020’ yesterday with the defending champions, Team Delta, amassing an astonishing 384 medals, comprising 158 gold, 116 silver, 110 bronze to beat Host Edo State and other participating states to the number one position for the sixth consecutive time. According to the final …

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Iheanacho wins Leicester’s Goal Of The Month for March

Kelechi Iheanacho has received another accolade after his goal against Burnley was voted Leicester City’s goal of the month for March.   Iheanacho enjoyed a good run of form for the Foxes last month, scoring seven times in five games. The first of those strikes came in the 1-1 draw against Burnley, and it   …

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Edo Backs Down On Shutting Sports Festival After Presidency’s Intervention

  The Presidency has weighed into the crisis between the Federal Ministry of Sports and the Edo State Government on the National Sports Festival holding in Benin City. Citing lack of funds, the Edo State government had given the Federal Government up till noon on Friday to intervene or risk total shut down. (NAN) had reported …

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UEFA Champions League: Real Madrid’s Vinicius scores twice to stun Liverpool

Real Madrid forward Vinicius Jr scored twice as they punished a sloppy Liverpool side to win 3-1 at home in Tuesday’s UEFA Champions League quarter-final first leg match.   The 20-year-old Brazilian fired the 13-times European champions into the lead in the 27th minute at the Alfredo di Stefano stadium.   This was after controlling …

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Edo 2020 National Sports Festival: 10 athletes quarantined after positive test for COVID-19

No fewer than ten athletes have tested positive for COVID 19, BSNSports.com.ng can report.   Confirming this to the media, Dr. Obi, the Incident Manager COVID-19 Response, Edo State revealed that seven affected persons have been moved to Stella Obasanjo Isolation Centre where medical team are attending to them to get them back to their …

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