Euro 2020: Italy Fans Ecstatic After England Defeated in Wembley Final

There have been scenes of jubilation across Italy after their football team defeated England 3-2 on penalties in the Euro 2020 final in London. At a fan zone in Rome, thousands of fans started jumping in pure elation, shouting and hugging each other. The victory at Wembley stadium brought Italy its first European title since […]

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Virgin Galactic: Sir Richard Branson Rockets to Edge of Space

By Jonathan Amos Science Correspondent Billionaire Sir Richard Branson has successfully reached the edge of space on board his Virgin Galactic rocket plane. The UK entrepreneur flew high above New Mexico in the US in the vehicle that his company has been developing for 17 years. The trip was, he said, the “experience of a […]

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It’s not the end, says Berrettini after Wimbledon final loss

Matteo Berrettini says his valiant effort in losing to Novak Djokovic in four sets in the Wimbledon final on Sunday is “not the end, it is the beginning” and he believes he can one day lift the trophy at the All England Club. The 25-year-old Italian showed great pluck to come from a breakdown and […]

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England Leads With One Goal Scored by Shaw (FOLLOW LIVE COVERAGE)

The die is cast for Sunday evening’s final of the European Championship holding at the Wembley Stadium London. In few more minutes, the English team will take on the Italians in what England takes as its first “must win” since 1956. 8:00pm Kick off by Italy  1:26: First corner kick taken by Italy  1:35: First […]

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Euro 2020: Queen and Boris Johnson Wish England Well as Final Looms

The Queen and Boris Johnson have led messages of support to the England team ahead of the Euro 2020 final. The monarch recalled presenting the World Cup trophy to Bobby Moore in 1966 as she praised the current team’s “spirit, commitment and pride with which you have conducted yourselves”. And in a letter to the […]

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Chukwumerije slapped us, whipped us in training –Female athletes recount physical assault, agony

In this report, female taekwondo athletes recount their ordeal in the hands of Chika Chukwumerije in 2015, but the Olympian denies any wrongdoing despite a probe panel finding him guilty and an Abuja court ruling against his favour, write JOHNNY EDWARD and ‘TOSIN OLUWALOWO The last may not have been heard of the scandal involving […]

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