Organisers Promise Adequate Security for Fans

first_imgGOTV BOXING NIGHT 13Flykite Promotions, organisers of GOtv Boxing Night 13, have assured fans coming to the event of adequate security.The seven-fight boxing event, which will also feature musical performances by Small Doctor, Simi, Falz and Reekado Banks, will hold onDecember 26 at Landmark Centre, Victoria Island Annex, Lagos. Speaking in Lagos yesterday, CEO of Flykite Promotions, Jenkins Alumona, said the event has a reputation for never having recorded an untoward event in and around the venue since it began in 2014.“We take security very seriously. One of our partners, KSquare Security, is a leading firm in the security sector. Arrangements have been made with them to provide top-tier security in and around the venue to ensure that fans do not have to bother. Don’t also forget that we are providing buses to move fans from the National Stadium to the venue and back to the stadium after the show. The buses are free for ticket-holding fans and we have made security arrangements at the stadium to facilitate easy boarding and disembarking,” he said.Organisers have revealed that tickets for the event are available [email protected], SLOT and Ebeano Supermarket outlets, Freedom Park and National Stadium.The event will feature two African Boxing Union title fights, featuring two Nigerians-Oto “Joe Boy” Joseph and Olaide “Fijaborn” Fijabi against Egyptian and Kenyan opponents respectively.It will also see Rasheed “Afonja Warrior” Abolaji defend his West African Boxing Union against Arye Ayitteh of Ghana. Rilwan “Baby Face” Babatunde will seek to win the national light welterweight title when he takes on Chijioke “Painless” Ngige.There are equally three national challenge bouts. The best boxer at the event will go home with N2.5million, while the runners-up will get N1million and N500, 000 respectively.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegramlast_img read more

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What do tennis players do during the break due to the coronavirus?

first_imgDifferent tennis players have chosen different options. Stefanos Tsitsipas took benefit of his time in California to endure a photograph session, whereas Stan Wawrinka needed to present his abilities in the kitchen by sharing together with his followers the results of the fondue he made. The Swiss, who has additionally dared with different sports activities corresponding to futsal or basketball lately, additionally needed to ship a message of consciousness to his compatriots asking them to keep dwelling after the semi-quarantine declared by the Swiss nation.For his half, Different players have taken benefit of this break to recuperate from their accidents, corresponding to the Argentine Juan Martín del Potro or the Japanese Kei Nishikori., who’ve carried out workout routines in the fitness center or on a tennis court docket to full their return to the ATP circuit when the coronavirus nightmare ends. The ATP tennis players stay a brand new week with out competitors after the ATP choice to droop the tournaments over the subsequent six weeks due to the coronavirus pandemic, which has already left a number of instances in a few of the postponed event venues corresponding to Indian Wells or Miami.The ATP has compiled what the players are doing during this break by the content material that they add to their social networks. Some as Novak Djokovic present that, regardless of no tournaments, they can not resist dropping the racket and displaying what they’re able to doing even when there isn’t a rival in entrance or is enjoying a recreation.In the absence of competitions, tennis players do not plan to keep entertained. For instance Croatian Marin Cilic has dared with different sports activities corresponding to rowing, the place he has skilled with the Sinkovic brothers, Olympic champions in the Double Scull modality in Rio 2016, during his preparation for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Cilic has additionally dared to faucet a tennis ball demonstrating his potential together with his toes.last_img read more

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Shots fired into home in Taylor

first_imgThe RCMP is looking for witnesses in a Taylor incident involving gunfire.On September 20th at 5:30am, shots were fired through the front window of a home in Taylor. When police arrived, they found that the bullets had become embedded in a wall. Although the house was occupied during the shooting, no one was injured.- Advertisement -A Forensic Identification unit is now on the case. Police are asking that anyone who saw any vehicles stopped at the Taylor pedestrian crossing on the morning of September 20th to contact the department at 787-8146.last_img read more

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Antoine Griezmann claims there is ‘six out of 10’ chance of Man United move

first_imgAtletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann has said there is a ‘six out of 10’ chance of him joining Manchester United this summer.The France international has been consistently linked with a move to Old Trafford in recent months and it now seems there could be some substance to the speculation.Griezmann, 26, made the admission as a guest on the French TV programme Quotidien.Asked about the plausibility of a move to United, Griezmann agreed it was “possible”.When pressed further and asked the probability on a scale of one to 10, Griezmann said: “Six.”He was then asked if he understood what he was saying, and replied: “Yes.”However, he did later reveal that there is a ‘seven out of 10’ chance he will remain with Atleti.It may also not be long before a decision is made on Griezmann’s future, whether he stays at Atletico or moves elswhere.Past reports have claimed Griezmann, who scored 26 goals for Atletico this season, could cost United up to £85million. 1 Could Antoine Griezmann be playing for Manchester United next season? last_img read more

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