Conte asks Costa to forget about going to China

Antonio Conte has asked Diego Costa to forget about going to China and insisted: ‘Money is not everything.’

Chelsea's Conte not wary of poaching by Chinese clubs

Chelsea manager Antonio Conte is not wary of big-spending Chinese clubs poaching his players amid reports that…

White Hart Lane could be renamed after Uber’s £700m deal

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Serge Gnabry eyeing Arsenal return

Serge Gnabry has hinted he could return to Arsenal.…

More on Costa's Chelsea future

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Young reportedly the subject of interest from China

Manchester United winger Ashley Young is attracting interest from Chinese Super League outfit Shandong Luneng.…

CHAMPIONS AGAIN: Kenya girls retain Africa hockey title as Police men’s team fall to Egyptians to finish second

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Why boxer Gicharu won’t turn pro

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Butali Warriors finish third at Africa Championship

Butali Sugar Warriors overpowered Ghana Police in the men’s third place playoffs of the Africa Cup for Club Champions to settle for bronze.

TOAST OF KAKAMEGA: Akhonya wins maiden top prize at Standard County Golf Classic

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Liverpool came to defend, says Mourinho

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AWARDS VOTING ENDS: As corporates pump millions into kitty

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ATHLETICS: Kenyatta University and Local Organising Committee sign memorandum

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New regulations to Govern athletics: Only IAAF-sanctioned doctors allowed to administer treatment to elite runners in new rules

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Serge Gnabry eyeing Arsenal return

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White Hart Lane could be renamed after Uber’s £700m deal

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Man salting beef has become an internet sensation

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Arsenal's new boy Cohen Bramall deletes Twitter account after tweet showing support for Man United

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LESSONS LEARNED:Kenyans need to devise ways of containing Ugandan teams

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EGERTON SILENCE UGANDANS: Gulu fall to rampant home boys in football as Ndejje’s half basket down Strathmore

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VOLLEYBALL: Kyua clinch Yatta games title

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Kenya lose to Uganda in handball tie

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Kenya handball team to play Burundi in third playoff in Uganda

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Williamson, Broom sweep series for New Zealand

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Cricket: Pakistan captain Misbah ponders his future

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RAY OF HOPE FOR CRICKET: National women’s team ends 2016 season on a high

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Why boxer Gicharu won’t turn pro

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Fate of two local semi-pro boxers hangs in balance

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Boxer Okwiri crosses over to paid ranks

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Fitness challenge attracts hundreds

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Tight race for SOYA Team of the Year as Starlets lead

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State to set up National Heroes Council

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Timberwolves halt red-hot Rockets' winning streak

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NBA: Knicks fine Rose for Pelicans no-show

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KPA ready to finish assignment against Co-op Bank

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KEEN TO PROGRESS: Butali, Kenya Police are all eyeing final spot

Hosts Butali Sugar Warriors and Kenya Police will be seeking a Kenyan affair in the final of the hockey Africa Cup for Club Championships when they pl…

TOAST OF KAKAMEGA: Akhonya wins maiden top prize at Standard County Golf Classic

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IOC under scrutiny as NOCK affiliates cry foul on deadline day over draft Constitution

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