Nigerian light-heavy weight boxer, Lukmon Lawal will today step into the boxing ring against Jordan’s Ihab Almatbouli at the London 2012 Olympic games with hopes of grabbing a medal in the Olympics boxing tournaments.
Team Angola is scheduled to play team USA in today’s women basketball tournament, June 30th at the London 2012 Summer Olympics. The game begins at 22:15 according to information gathered by InformAfrica.
Reports gathered by InformAfrica shows that the Council of East and Central Africa Football Association (CECAFA) has confirmed that the 2012 Kagame Club Cup Competition will be hosted by Tanzania in Dar-es-salaam from the 14th of July to the 28th.
Airtel Africa has sealed a partnership agreement with DSTV that sees the two organizations working together to air a weekly TV football show. Learn more on InformAfrica!
A four-man Nigerian team is in Seoul, South Korea in readiness to debut in the Wheelchair Tennis World Team Cup slated for May 21 to 27 in the Asian country.
FIFA, World football-governing body, has named Sudanese referee Khalid Abdel Rahman as the centre man for the upcoming 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying match between the Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Brave Warriors of Namibia, which is scheduled for the UJ Esuene Stadium, Calabar on Sunday, June 3.
South Africa’s Louis Oosthuizen romped to a three-stroke win in the rain-hit Malaysian Open in Kuala Lumpur. Oosthuizen, who finished runner-up in the Masters to American Bubba Watson in a play-off, registered a total of 17-under 271, three ahead of Scotland’s Stephen Gallacher.
Nigeria’s Rivers State will host the pilot edition of the West African Public Service Games (WAPSGA) tentatively fixed for the first week of September 2012 in Port Harcourt, Engr. Paulinus Nwankwoala, Permanent Secretary of the State’s Youth and Sports Ministry, said at the just-ended meeting of the Games main organizing committee.
The Confederation of African Football (CAF) has not yet given Zambia money for winning the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) which was co-hosted by Equatorial Guinea and Gabon, the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) confirmed.