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Lionel Messi Is Now Football’s Second Billionaire, According To Forbes

According to Forbes, Lionel Messi has become the second footballer in history to earn $1 billion in his career after tax. The Barcelona superstar’s career earnings of over one billion dollars (840 million euros) places Messi in a group of mega-wealthy sports figures containing just Tiger Woods, Floyd Mayweather and his longtime rival on the pitch, Cristiano Ronaldo. In 2020…

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Nigerian-American Basketball Player, Michael Ojo Dies During Training In Serbia

Nigerian-American basket player, Michael Ojo has passed away after collapsing during an individual practice at Partizan’s stadium in Serbia, his former team Red Star Belgrade disclosed on Friday, August 7. Local reports noted that the 27-year old Lagos-born athlete was taken to a hospital in the Serbian capital, but doctors failed to resuscitate him. It was reported that he died…

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Serena Williams And Her Daughter, Olympia Twinning At The Tennis Court Is Such A Mood

Serena Williams’ daughter, Olympia is definitely a next Tennis star in making! The 23-time grand slam champion and her mini-me, who turns three in September, in a series of new images uploaded to her personal Instagram account, are shown teaming up for a game of doubles. The duo are kitted out in matching outfits from head…

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Anthony Joshua Slams Critics Of Passionate Black Lives Matter Protest Speech

Heavyweight world champion, Anthony Joshua has slammed the critics who accused him of being a racist following his attendance at a Black Lives Matter protest in Watford. The 30-year-old British-Nigerian boxer had attended the peaceful protest on Saturday where he read out a passionate speech on a microphone to the thousands in attendance. Anthony read out a speech that he confirmed at…

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Manchester United’s Odion Ighalo Shares His Racial Abuse Experience In China

Amid the racial injustice being talked about globally, Nigerian footballer, Odion Ighalo has opened up on his experience with racial abuse. According to him, he would leave the football pitch if it ever happens again. The Manchester United striker who is currently on loan from Shanghai Shenhua, revealed he was called ‘all sorts of names’…

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NBA Legend, Michael Jordan Donates $100m To Organizations Fighting For Racial Equality & Social Justice

Legendary NBA player, Michael Jordan and his Jordan Brand are stepping up to the plate to do their part when it comes to fighting for racial equality and social justice. On Friday, the Jordan Brand company released an official statement where they announced their $100 million donation. The money will be donated over the next 10 years to…

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Forbes Announces Cristiano Ronaldo As Football’s First Billionaire

Portuguese soccer star, Cristiano Ronaldo has just been declared as football’s biggest earner and its very first billionaire by Forbes. The Juventus forward comes in at no. 4 on the financial magazine’s latest Celebrity 100 list, having earned $105 million before taxes over the last year. That total, which includes salary and endorsements, boosts his total earnings over…

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Anthony Joshua Is Opening Up On His Challenges In Finding True Love

In a recent interview with The Sun, Anthony Joshua has opened up on his challenges in finding true love, stating that he’s yet to find anyone to call his girlfriend. The world heavyweight boxing champion spoke with the news outlet about life in lockdown with his family including becoming “super dad” to his four-year-old son, JJ,…

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