CASH KINGS: Man Utd generated Sh76 billion to dethrone Real Madrid as money men

Manchester United’s relative failure on the pitch has not been reflected off it as for the first time in over a decade they top Deloitte’s Football Money League for revenue in the 2015/16 season.

Durant's points help Warriors silence Thunder

Kevin Durant took it to his former team on Wednesday, erupting for 40 points to propel the Golden State Warrio…

CLASSES: Social stratification big bother to Gabonese

Though Gabon’s income is about four times that of other sub-Saharan African nations, majority of this wealth…

Real Madrid surprise coach Zidane

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane admitted he was surprised by his side’s slow start as they slumped to a se…

UNEASY FELINES: Cameroon and Gabon Panthers not having their way at AFCON

If Gabon’s leaders were looking for the African Cup of Nations to provide a joyous distraction for a country…

GABON STARE AT EXIT: Hosts resign to their fate as they face eminent Afcon elimination

For more than 10 hours before the Gabon versus Burkina Faso match, fireworks hit the sky, illuminating the oth…

GUNS BLAZING IN THIKA: KDF to pick squad for national trials next month

Thika barracks comes alive today when Kenya Defence Forces stage their 36th cross-country championships.…

KEEN TO SINK PEP: Buoyant Spurs aim to pile more misery on Man City

Tottenham Hotspur were the first club to expose chinks in the armour of Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City and…

Invisible riches of Port-Gentil where Messi laid first stone

Stade de Port-Gentil is so new that you can smell the paint in certain areas while the legs of the chairs in t…

TRANSFER: Man City complete Jesus transfer

Brazilian starlet Gabriel Jesus has formally completed his move to Manchester City from Palmeiras, the Premier…

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TRANSFER: Man City complete Jesus transfer

Brazilian starlet Gabriel Jesus has formally completed his move to Manchester City from Palmeiras, the Premier League club announced on Thursday.

TENNIS: Serena routs Safarova to reach third round

Serena Williams charged into the third round of the Australian Open on Thursday with an emphatic 6-3 6-4 win over Czech Lucie Safarova.

BAYERNS’ WAR-CRY: Munich’s Robben wants show of strength at Freiburg

Arjen Robben is demanding a show of strength when Bayern Munich resume their hunt for a fifth straight title at Freiburg today as the Bundesliga resumes after its winter break.

SPECIAL OLYMPICS: Kenyan bags top health award

A teacher at Olosurutia School in Kiserian, Kajiado County, is among 32 recipients of the Golisano Health Leadership Award from Special Olympics.

CHINA: Money man Tevez touches down in Shanghai

Argentine striker Carlos Tevez has arrived to a rousing welcome from hundreds of fans in Shanghai, where he will join local side Shenhua in a deal that reportedly makes him the world’s top-earning footballer.

It’s Adebayor’s responsibility to lead Togo in Afcon

Since leaving Crystal Palace last season, Emmanuel Adebayor has been without a club. But that did not show in the 32-year-old Togolese striker during their opening Group C match against Ivory Cost in Oyem, Gabon.

Robinho recalled for Brazil's Chapecoense friendly

Former Real Madrid striker Robinho was recalled by Brazil for the first time in more than a year on Thursday to face Colombia in a charity match to raise funds for the victims of the Chapecoense air crash.

Algeria on the brink after 2-1 defeat to Tunisia

Two defensive howlers left Algeria on the brink of elimination from the African Nations Cup as they lost 2-1 to neighbours Tunisia on Thursday in their second Group B match in Gabon.

Invisible riches of Port-Gentil where Messi laid first stone

Stade de Port-Gentil is so new that you can smell the paint in certain areas while the legs of the chairs in the media stand were still covered in bub…

UNEASY FELINES: Cameroon and Gabon Panthers not having their way at AFCON

If Gabon’s leaders were looking for the African Cup of Nations to provide a joyous distraction for a country fractured by violent elections six mont…

BAYERNS’ WAR-CRY: Munich’s Robben wants show of strength at Freiburg

Arjen Robben is demanding a show of strength when Bayern Munich resume their hunt for a fifth straight title at Freiburg today as the Bundesliga resum…

TRANSFER: Man City complete Jesus transfer

Brazilian starlet Gabriel Jesus has formally completed his move to Manchester City from Palmeiras, the Premier League club announced on Thursday.…

GUNS BLAZING IN THIKA: KDF to pick squad for national trials next month

Thika barracks comes alive today when Kenya Defence Forces stage their 36th cross-country championships.…

Adak and KDN clash over anti-doping role

The Anti-Doping Agency of Kenya (Adak) has reacted to Kenya Doctors Network’s (KDN) bid to discharge certain roles in the fight against use of prohi…

KING HAILE TO NAME SOYA WINNER: Who will emerge Kenya’s Sports Personality of the Year tonight? Over to you Gebreselassie

The 13th edition of Safaricom Sports Personality of the Year Awards (SOYA) takes centre-stage tonight at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre …

ATHLETICS: Bekele sets 02:01:30 marathon career target

Triple Olympic track champion Kenenisa Bekele, the second-fastest marathon runner in history, said on Wednesday he can shave around 90 seconds off the…

REVEALED: Gambia’s new president Adama Barrow is a staunch Arsenal fan

President-elect Adama Barrow has turned out to be a staunch supporter of English Premier League side Arsenal. …

REVEALED: Manchester United 2017/18 Adidas kit reportedly leaked

Manchester United 2017/18 Adidas kit reportedly leaked and has silhouette of iconic statue of Manchester United legends outside Old Trafford.…

Jose Mourinho planning to 'sell Luke Shaw' this summer

Manchester United are planning to sell Luke Shaw this summer, according to reports.…

Oscar says he left Chelsea with ‘the doors open’

Oscar insists he left Chelsea ‘with the doors open’, according to the Sun.…

Injera, Ouma return for IRB Sevens

After missing the first two legs of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens series in Dubai and Cape Town, Collins Injera makes a return for the third and fourth …

Kenya recalls Injera for Wellington world series

Kenya has made five changes to their team for the third round of the HSBC sevens world series in Wellington with top try scorer Collins Injera rejoini…

Kenya 7s, Tusker lead nominees for Soya awards

After a splendid 2016, the national rugby sevens team has been nominated for the men team of the year in the Safaricom Sports Personality of the Year …

Former Kenyan Rugby international Andrew Wekesa killed

Three people have been arrested in connection with the murder of former Kenya and Homeboyz RFC forward Andrew Wekesa.…

VOLLEYBALL: Kyua clinch Yatta games title

Kyua teams have clinched the football and volleyball title during the 8th edition of Yatta constituency tournament which was held at Katangi Secondary…

Kenya lose to Uganda in handball tie

Kenya's women handball team yesterday lost 29-23 to Uganda on the final day of the International Handball Federation (IHF) Challenge Trophy Zone V B t…

Kenya handball team to play Burundi in third playoff in Uganda

Kenya’s men handball team failed to qualify to the finals of the International Handball Federation (IHF) Challenge Trophy Zone VB tournament followi…

Williamson, Broom sweep series for New Zealand

Fill-in batsman Neil Broom and skipper Kane Williamson produced a match-winning 179-run stand for New Zealand to crush Bangladesh in their final one-d…

Cricket: Pakistan captain Misbah ponders his future

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq will contemplate his playing future prior to the third Test against Australia and is not ruling out retirement after le…

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

Just like the national women’s football team, Harambee Starlets, breathed some life into the otherwise dull Kenyan football, their sisters in cricke…

Cook named captain of ICC team of year

Alastair Cook was yesterday named captain of the International Cricket Council Test team of the year, despite speculation over his future as England s…

Why boxer Gicharu won’t turn pro

Former Commonwealth Games bantamweight bronze medallist and Amateur Professional Boxer Benson Gicharu has ruled out joining professional boxing in Ken…

Fate of two local semi-pro boxers hangs in balance

A week after welterweight Rayton Okwiri of Kenya Prisons turned fully professional, the fate of two Amateur Professional Boxing (APB) boxers hangs in …

Boxer Okwiri crosses over to paid ranks

Kenya’s Amateur Professional Boxer Rayton Okwiri has fully turned professional days after he quit the Amateur Professional Boxing (APB) Championship…

BOXERS’ MISSED CHANCES: For the first time, Kenyans fall short of glory at Olympic Games

Having shone in past Olympic Games and other world championships, Kenyan boxers failed to win a medal during this year’s Olympic Games in Rio De Jan…

High-flying pro wrestling star Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka dies at 73

Fijian-born Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka, one of biggest stars in professional wrestling in the 1980s, died on Sunday at age 73, less than two weeks after h…

Fitness challenge attracts hundreds

The Fitness Challenge Kenya has hailed the overwhelming interest of Nairobians to stay fit after the first session of a series of work outs at Shani A…

Tight race for SOYA Team of the Year as Starlets lead

The race for the Best Team Award ahead of the forthcoming 13th edition of Safaricom Sports Personality of the Year Award (Soya) is tight owing to the …

State to set up National Heroes Council

Good times beckon for suffering Kenyan heroes with the government working to operationalise the National Heroes Council.…

Durant's points help Warriors silence Thunder

Kevin Durant took it to his former team on Wednesday, erupting for 40 points to propel the Golden State Warriors to a 121-100 NBA triumph over the Okl…

HEATS SNAP LOSING STREAK: Harden’s triple-double not enough for Rockets

The Miami Heat withstood Houston star James Harden’s 40-point triple-double on Tuesday to upend the Rockets 109-103 and snap a four-game NBA losing …

Timberwolves halt red-hot Rockets' winning streak

Andrew Wiggins scored a team high 28 points as the Minnesota Timberwolves snapped the Houston Rockets nine-game winning streak Wednesday with a 119-10…

NBA: Knicks fine Rose for Pelicans no-show

The New York Knicks fined guard Derrick Rose an undisclosed amount on Tuesday, a day after he left the team unannounced due to a ‘family issue’. …

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

Continental hockey queens Telkom Orange extended their reign after winning an unprecedented ninth Africa Cup for Club Championships title.…

Renewed rivalry: Telkom take on Ghana Revenue Authority in women’s final

Mother of all battles is expected today when arch-rivals Telkom Orange and Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) face off in the women’s final of the hockey…

Egyptians shatter Butali's hopes of maiden title

Butali Sugar Warriors hopes of winning their maiden Africa Cup for Club Championships hockey trophy were crashed after a painful 2-4 defeat to defendi…

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…

GOLF: Japan golf club eyes changing 'sexist' policy

A Japanese country club set to host the 2020 Olympic golf competition said on Wednesday it would consider changing a policy not to admit women as full…

MASAI AT IT AGAIN: Joyce wins again at Nyali as Ngugi savours Thika win

Home club’s lady golfer Joyce Masai was at it again posting 15 differential points to emerge the overall winner of the Lady Captain’s (Terry Odoo)…

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

Since he started playing golf three years ago, James Akhonya had never won a big tournament until last Saturday.…

UGANDANS IN TOWN: The neighbours are among contestants in the golf series

The 12th leg of 2016 Standard County Classic Golf series yesterday teed off at the par-72 Kakamega Sports Club with over 100 golfers.…

TENNIS: Serena routs Safarova to reach third round

Serena Williams charged into the third round of the Australian Open on Thursday with an emphatic 6-3 6-4 win over Czech Lucie Safarova.…

TENNIS: Birthday girl Kerber unwraps perfect present

World number one Angelique Kerber gave herself the perfect birthday gift on Wednesday by reaching the Australian Open third round, but she had to work…

TENNIS: Woz wilts in Sydney heat as Strycova prevails

Caroline Wozniacki’s eighth attempt at reaching the Sydney International semi-finals wilted in the stifling Australian heat yesterday with the forme…

TENNIS: Federer loses to teenager Zverev

Roger Federer’s comeback from injury struck its first hurdle on yesterday when he was beaten by teenager Alexander Zverev at the mixed teams Hopman …

SPECIAL OLYMPICS: Kenyan bags top health award

A teacher at Olosurutia School in Kiserian, Kajiado County, is among 32 recipients of the Golisano Health Leadership Award from Special Olympics.…

Team for Special Olympics World Winter Games named

A team to defend floor hockey title at the forthcoming 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Graz, Austria, has been named.…

British Olympic sprinter James Ellington rushed to hospital after horrific road accident

British sprinter James Ellington is in hospital after he was involved in a horror motorbike accident in Tenerife.…

OFFICIALS’ VOTING POWERS CLIPPED: Nock officials agree to amend clauses on polls, term limit and winning margin

National Olympic Committee of Kenya and its affiliates have agreed on radical constitutional changes ahead of the March 31 elections.…