Sportpesa announces withdrawal of all local sponsorships starting January next year

Sportpesa CEO Ronald Karauri has announced they will withdrawal sponsorship for all clubs and sports Federations starting next year in January.

Sanchez breaks Chile scoring record in Germany draw

Alexis Sanchez became Chile's all-time leading scorer when he grabbed an early goal in their 1-1 draw against …

Egypt forward Salah joins Liverpool

Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah has completed his move to Liverpool from AS Roma, the Premier league club said o…

Arsenal's Asano rejoins Stuttgart on loan

Arsenal forward Takuma Asano will return to VfB Stuttgart for a second successive season on loan, the English …

Spain prosecutor says not opposed to lifting prison sentence for Messi

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Matteo Darmian asks Jose Mourinho to let him join Juventus

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Chase for world tickets starts

It will be battle royale at Nyayo Stadium as Kenya’s top track and field stars seek tickets to fly the count…

Yego is star attraction in field events

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Agency and Meru County to complete Kinoru stadium work

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Sports body to establish talent centres in Kenya

Kenya Academy of Sports to unveil talent search programmes in all counties by 2020…

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Does Owino Kempes name ring a bell?

Kenyans who grew up in the 1970s and 1980s cherish fond memories of great footballers who dazzled them because of their dribbling or ball control skills. Standard Sports has tracked down one of them, Sammy Owino ‘Kempes’, who for his exquisite flair with the ball, he earned the nickname Kempes after Argentine football wizard Mario Kempes.

Bodybuilder Bonac to grace Mr Kenya event

American-based professional body-builder William Bonac will be the guest star at this year's Mr Kenya body-building championships.

Jubilation time for Kobala and Kanga High

Kobala Mixed recaptured their girls' football title yesterday as this year’s Nyanza Region secondary schools Term Two B games ended yesterday at Homa Bay High School.

The chase is on

The exciting polo season is back today at Jamhuri grounds.

Kasait and Kiyeng set to give stiff competition to national record holder

In the absence of world and Olympic champion Vivian Cheruiyot, Kenya’s hopes in the long distance races rests with Olympic 5,000m silver medallist Hellen Obiri.

Waruru crowned KPL April’s best

Ulinzi Stars' marksman Stephen Waruru has been crowned SportPesa Player of the Month for April.

Paris Saint-Germain ‘make world-record bid’ for Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe

Paris Saint Germain have attempted to beat Arsenal and Real Madrid to Kylian Mbappe by offering in excess of £119m.

Spain prosecutor says not opposed to lifting prison sentence for Messi

The Barcelona state prosecutor said on Friday it was not opposed to substituting a 21-month prison sentence for a fine for tax fraud handed down to so…

Arsenal's Asano rejoins Stuttgart on loan

Arsenal forward Takuma Asano will return to VfB Stuttgart for a second successive season on loan, the English Premier League club said on Thursday.…

Egypt forward Salah joins Liverpool

Egyptian winger Mohamed Salah has completed his move to Liverpool from AS Roma, the Premier league club said on Thursday.…

Sanchez breaks Chile scoring record in Germany draw

Alexis Sanchez became Chile's all-time leading scorer when he grabbed an early goal in their 1-1 draw against Germany at the Confederations Cup on Thu…

Chase for world tickets starts

It will be battle royale at Nyayo Stadium as Kenya’s top track and field stars seek tickets to fly the country’s flag at the IAAF World Championsh…

Kasait and Kiyeng set to give stiff competition to national record holder

In the absence of world and Olympic champion Vivian Cheruiyot, Kenya’s hopes in the long distance races rests with Olympic 5,000m silver medallist H…

Rudisha withdraws from trials

World 800m record holder David Rudisha has withdrawn from the national trials as Athletics Kenya (AK) released a star-studded start list for the two-d…

IOC weighs more action on Kenya

National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) could face further sanctions from the international body following a delay in holding elections.…

Matteo Darmian asks Jose Mourinho to let him join Juventus

Matteo Darmian has asked to leave Manchester United for Juventus.…

Paris Saint-Germain ‘make world-record bid’ for Monaco striker Kylian Mbappe

Paris Saint Germain have attempted to beat Arsenal and Real Madrid to Kylian Mbappe by offering in excess of £119m. …

PHOTOS: Suarez breaks down in tears as Barcelona superstar returns to first club

The Barcelona striker and family went back to his first club, Nacional, where a new pitch has been named in his honour- According to the Sun…

Manchester United’s 2017-18 home shirt leaked on internet

Manchester United are one of few Premier League sides who have yet to release their new home kit ahead of big reveal next month.…

Muhuri Muchiri in perfect start

Muhuri Muchiri launched their national secondary schools rugby Sevens campaign with a 29-14 victory against Alliance of Central at Shimo La Tewa, Momb…

Stage set for Sevens kickoff

The battle for this year’s rugby Sevens title begins today as the national Term Two A games enter Day Three at Shimo La Tewa School and Shanzu Teach…

Battered and shattered Shujaa

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Make way for new champs: Muhuri Muchiri determined to rewrite secondary schools history

It took the newcomers eight years to announce their presence with a maiden regional win.…

Cricket: Pakistan thrash India to win Champions Trophy

Hafeez hails Pakistan spirit for India stunner …

FKF, please stop shouting and learn from Bangladesh cricket

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Cricket: Coast cricket league resumes

Coast Gymkhana Sports Club will hope to spring to second position when Coast 50 overs cricket league resume tomorrow. Gymkhana host Shree Cutchi Leva …

Bodybuilder Bonac to grace Mr Kenya event

American-based professional body-builder William Bonac will be the guest star at this year's Mr Kenya body-building championships.…

Kenyan boxers stop Ugandans, Ivorians

Light fly Shaffi Bakari and lightweight Nickson Okoth won their quarter-final bouts as five Kenyans pounded their way into medal brackets on the secon…

Kenyan boxers in Congo punching their way to Germany

Three Kenyan boxers advanced to the quarter-finals of the African Boxing Championships in Congo Brazzaville on Monday night after winning their first …

Duo achieves rare feat: Two female Kenyan boxers qualify for World Championships

Boxers Shisoka and Akinyi to fight in global event in Hamburg, Germany.…

Sportpesa announces withdrawal of all local sponsorships starting January next year

Sportpesa CEO Ronald Karauri has announced they will withdrawal sponsorship for all clubs and sports Federations starting next year in January.…

Does Owino Kempes name ring a bell?

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Yego is star attraction in field events

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Waruru crowned KPL April’s best

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Basketball: Zetech teams post mixed results

Zetech University ended the Kenya Basketball Federation (KBF) men's Premier League first leg with a 59-51 loss to Umoja at Nyayo gymnasium.…

Warriors beat Cavaliers to clinch NBA title

The Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 on Monday to win their second NBA championship in three seasons and cap a near-perfect …

Zetech clip Eagle’s wings: New kids on the block overcome former powerhouse

University students shock former champions in women’s league tie.…

Basketball: Senior women's team qualifies for Africa Cup

Kenya’s senior women's basketball team will take part in the Africa Cup Championships.…

Hockey: Amira Sailors hit three past hosts Mombasa Sports Club

Prolific striker Susan Oketch was on fire, scoring twice as Amira Sailors defeated hosts Mombasa Sports Club (MSC) 3-1 in a Kenya Hockey Union women…

KHU league: Hockey lessons from Orange for hapless Multimedia girls

National team player Betsy Ommala netted a hat-trick as champions Telkom Orange hammered Multimedia University 11-0 in a Kenya Hockey Union women’s …

Champions Orange and Police in action: Hockey League Fierce battle expected this weekend

No stopping for Kenya Hockey Union league leaders as action kicks off today.…

Telkom Orange rout JKUAT: Champions bag eighth win of the season

There is no stopping Betsy Ommala and company as they inch closer to their 20th title.…

Woods receiving 'professional help' to manage pain meds

Tiger Woods said on Monday he is receiving "professional help" to manage his use of the medications he takes to relieve back pain and insomnia followi…

Swinging for a worthy cause: Nyali golfer shines after false start

Stokes posts 40 Stableford points to win Gertrude’s Children’s Hospital Charity Tournament.…

Golf: Karume strikes a double at the Standard golf day

Karume strikes double at Standard golf tournament…

Limuru hosts the Standard classic

Golfing action moves to the lush par 72 eighteen-hole Limuru Golf and Country Club, which tips 6872 yards as it plays host to the Standard Group Golf …

Tennis: Nadal wins record-breaking 10th French Open

Rafael Nadal said it was "impossible" to describe his emotions after demolishing Stan Wawrinka on Sunday to claim a record 10th French Open title.…

Nadal crushes Thiem to set up Wawrinka showdown

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Champ Djokovic down and out

Novak Djokovic’s French Open title defence ended with a surprisingly lopsided 7-6 (5), 6-3, 6-0 quarter-final loss to sixth-seeded Dominic Thiem of …

Sharapova to play Wimbledon qualifiers after opting against wildcard

Maria Sharapova said Friday she will not request a wildcard for Wimbledon, instead opting to play in qualifying for the Grand Slam she won in 2004, as…

NOCK stand-off continues

There is no respite in the stand-off regarding elections for the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) despite the international body ordering fo…

Olympics: More than 100 rusted or defective medals returned

More than 100 medals won at the Rio Olympics have been returned to organizers because they have rusted or developed black spots on them, the games' sp…

2024 Olympic Games: A strategic choice for the future of African sport

As sport representatives from 54 African countries gather this week in Djibouti for the General Assembly of the Association of National Olympic Commit…