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5 Surprising Benefits of Playing Chess

5 Surprising Benefits of Playing Chess

The game of chess is often described as problem solving at its finest. It’s a game that requires strategic thinking, creativity, determination and even the ability to properly analyze body language. It’s a game that exercises the mind and is highly beneficial to mental and intellectual development. Jumia Travel, the…
Arsenal brings the Emirates FA Cup to Dubai

Arsenal brings the Emirates FA Cup to Dubai

Fresh from their victory over Chelsea FC, Arsenal brought the Emirates FA Cup once again to Dubai after the team’s record 13th victory of the historic trophy. The Emirates FA Cup made its way to Arsenal Soccer Schools Dubai at the Sevens so that it’s lucky students could join in…
Anthony Joshua Defeats Wladimir Klitschko in Epic Fight

Anthony Joshua Defeats Wladimir Klitschko in Epic Fight

By Abdulkabir Olatunji Anthony Joshua won an incredible fight with Wladimir Klitschko at Wembley to add the World Boxing Association (WBA) and the International Boxing Organization (IBO) heavyweight titles to his International Boxing Federation (IBF) Championship. The first 2 rounds were rather tame with both boxers feeling each other and finding…
Analysis on Europa League Semifinal Draw

Analysis on Europa League Semifinal Draw

By Abdulkabir Olatunji The Europa League semifinal draw has just been concluded and I share my thoughts on it next… Ajax vs. Lyon It is great to see Ajax, a true European heavyweight in the latter stages of European club competition but they face a stern test in Lyon, the…
Analysis on UEFA Champions League Semifinal Draw

Analysis on UEFA Champions League Semifinal Draw

By Abdulkabir Olatunji The draw for the UEFA Champions League semifinals have just been concluded and here are my thoughts on the fixtures. Real Madrid vs. Atletico Madrid Real Madrid have shown that they are masters of the Champions League and they are always hard to beat when they get…
Was George Weah Overrated?

Was George Weah Overrated?

  Jarus I didn’t watch George Weah play at the peak of his football career (except for Liberian national team in that Liberia vs Nigeria game that shot Yobo into limelight) but I have tried several times in the last few years to convince myself of the much talked about…
The Art and Science of Chess

The Art and Science of Chess

By Bashar AbdulWaheed Kolapo  Zbigniew Brezinszki, former US National Security Advisor to Jimmy Carter, author of The Grand Chessboard, a book about America’s primacy and its geostrategic imperatives, the man alleged to be the main architect of the collapse of the Soviet Union, played fine chess, though not at the…
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