Australian Open: Rafael Nadal beats Matthew Ebden to reach third round Second seed Rafael Nadal reached the third round of the Australian Open with a straightforward victory over Australia's Matthew Ebden. The Spaniard, a 17-time Grand Slam champion, overcame his 47th-ranked opponent...... Read more Australian Open 2019: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal through, John Isner out Defending champion Roger Federer is into the Australian Open second round after beating Uzbek Denis Istomin. The Swiss, who has won the tournament six times, came through 6-3 6-4 6-4 and...... Read more Brave Murray bows out of Australian Open after epic comeback Andy Murray’s hopes of a fairytale swansong at the Australian Open were crushed in the first round on Monday as Roberto Bautista Agut held off a thrilling fightback from the ailing...... Read more Sandgren wins first ATP title American Tennys Sandgren was left speechless on Saturday after claiming his first ATP tour title with a comprehensive straight sets win over Britain’s Cameron Norrie in the Auckland Classic final. The...... Read more Andy Murray set to retire from tennis A tearful Andy Murray on Friday announced he would likely retire this year due to severe pain from a hip injury, saying next week’s Australian Open could be the last tournament...... Read more Federer to launch Australian Open defence against Istomin Double defending champion Roger Federer will start his bid for a hat-trick of Australian Open titles next week against unseeded Uzbek Denis Istomin, who caused a huge upset when he defeated...... Read more Murray to face Djokovic in Australian Open warm-up Andy Murray will face world number one Novak Djokovic in a practice match on Thursday as part of his preparations for the Australian Open. Murray has lost four times to Djokovic...... Read more Nishikori, Pliskova crowned Brisbane International champion Japan’s Kei Nishikori overcame Daniil Medvedev in the Brisbane International final on Sunday for his first ATP title in nearly three years and the 12th of his career. Last year’s finalist...... Read more Federer wins record Hopman Cup title Roger Federer has become the most successful player in Hopman Cup history after leading Switzerland to a 2-1 win in an enthralling final of the mixed teams tournament in Perth Saturday....... Read more Sharapova suffers injury blow ahead of Australian Open Former world number one Maria Sharapova’s Australian Open preparations suffered a blow after a thigh injury forced her to retire from the Shenzhen Open quarter-final clash against Aryna Sabalenka on Friday....... Read more Ageless Venus Williams beats Azarenka in three sets Ageless Venus Williams launched her 25th year as a professional by outlasting Victoria Azarenka in a three-set thriller on day two of the WTA Auckland Classic Tuesday. In the showdown between...... Read more Sloane Stephens out of Brisbane, Andy Murray advances Former U.S. Open champion Sloane Stephens has been bundled out of the Brisbane International in the first round by Briton Johanna Konta. A 2016 Australian Open semifinalist, world No. 37 Konta...... Read more Federer, Serena set to clash in ‘Battle of the Sexes’ Roger Federer and Serena Williams, two of the greatest players in history, will face off across the net for the first time on Tuesday in the Hopman Cup in Perth, Australia....... Read more Djokovic keen to surpass Federer’s record Novak Djokovic admitted he’d be “lying” if overhauling Roger Federer’s mark of 20 Grand Slam titles was not on his mind. However, he admitted Saturday it will be a great challenge...... Read more Murray still feeling hip pain ahead of Brisbane return Andy Murray is still feeling the effects of a hip injury that forced a premature end to his 2018 activity, but the Briton hopes the pain will ease as he plays...... Read more Serena eyes ‘bigger and better things’ after US Open drama Serena Williams would not discuss the incidents that unfolded during the US Open final she lost to Naomi Osaka in September and is choosing to “move on to bigger and better...... Read more Australian Open to play final-set tie-breaks Tie-breaks will be played in the final set at the Australian Open for the first time in January, after organisers decided to move away from the existing practice of advantage final...... Read more Nadal to join Federer in 2019 Laver Cup The team event featuring the best of Europe against a World team will be taking place for the third time, with Nadal and Federer also teammates in the inaugural match in...... Read more WTA gives increased protection for returning mothers on tour for 2019 Mothers returning to tennis will have increased protection for their rankings on the WTA Tour from next season. Players coming back from childbirth, or injury, will now be able to use...... Read more Djokovic and Halep named 2018 ITF world champions Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep were Thursday named as the 2018 ITF world champions by the governing body of global tennis. World number one Djokovic receives the honour from the International...... Read more Serena Williams, Nadal, Murray confirmed for Australian Open Serena Williams will make her return to the Australian Open for the first time since winning in 2017 when eight-weeks pregnant, it was confirmed Wednesday. Indeed, virtually all the world’s top...... Read more Marin Cilic leads Croatia to Davis Cup title against France Marin Cilic clinched Croatia’s second Davis Cup title as he beat France’s Lucas Pouille 7-6(3), 6-3, 6-3 to give his side a decisive 3-1 lead in the final at Lille’s Stade...... Read more Venus settles lawsuit related to fatal car crash Tennis star Venus Williams has settled a wrongful death lawsuit related to a fatal car crash in Florida, court records show. Palm Beach County court records show that the case was...... Read more Zverev dazes Djokovic to claim ATP Finals title Alexander Zverev emphatically announced his arrival at the top of the men’s game by overpowering Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-3 to win his first ATP Finals title on Sunday. The 21-year-old German,...... Read more Federer toppled by Zverev in ATP semis Alexander Zverev denied Roger Federer a shot at a 100th career title with a 7-5, 7-6 (5) victory on Saturday to advance to the championship match at the ATP Finals. Zverev,...... Read more

 

Latest News Gunmen kill investigative sports journalist who helped expose football corruption CAF Champions League: Lobi Stars wary of wounded ASEC Mimosas Warri Wolves target promotion as they set for the new season in NNL league Barcelona may be booted out of Copa del Rey despite beating Levante Mourinho eyes return to ‘top level’ football management MFM still have a lot to do, says Ilechuwkwu Yaya Toure Dreaming of Premier League return Chelsea close to signing Higuain on loan from Juventus Nike unveils self-lacing shoes, operated by smartphone Dembele leaves Tottenham to join China’s Guangzhou Curry makes history with three-game 3-point run Court vacates arrest warrant against Amaju Pinnick, others

 

Most Read Rangers International going, going . . . (44,893 views) Amaju Pinnick: A cat with nine lives (36,947 views) Missing $150,000 IAAF Grant: Solomon Dalung’s Hide and Seek game (35,673 views) Sports Development: Zenith Bank on the zenith (34,939 views) Current issues in Nigerian sports: Matters arising (34,125 views) Gov. Abdullahi Ganduje’s solid footprints, commitment to sports development in Kano State (33,984 views) Second Term: Amaju Pinnick, Other NFF Heavyweights Home to Roost •How Pinnick Broke the Jinx (33,069 views) Commonwealth Games 2018: Shame of Muhammadu Buhari, Solomon Dalung (32,986 views) Olopade, BET9A wave of revolution in NNL (32,957 views) NFF Presidency: Pinnick, Maigari, Ogunjobi, Okoye in Battle for Supremacy (31,887 views) Ibrahimovic’s Man U exit: Whose decision is it? And in whose interest? (29,943 views) Let’s save Kelechi Emeteole's life! Let’s follow Omeruo, others' shining examples (29,301 views)

 

 

Classic games

 

 

News Athletics (272) Basketball (145) Boxing (527) Columnists (381) Euro Soccer Update (3923) Fans Assembly (3) From the Grassroots (45) Golf (73) Interviews (14) Live Commentary (3) News (4651) NPL Glo Premier League (968) People and Places (22) Readers Parliament (6) Tennis (504)

 


Phone numbers

Tel: +234(0)8066020976
+234(0)8055068145
+234(0)7013416146
+234(0)8094272884

Email addresses

info@dailysportsng.com
support@dailysportsng.com
publisher@dailysportsng.com

Office address

No 3, Adetoun Close, Off College Road, Ogba, Ikeja Lagos.
Website: www.dailysportsng.com

Social Media