EMERGING STARS: Kamura, Onyango and Muguna rough diamonds awaiting polishing

A chick that will grow into a cock can be spotted the very day it hatches, the African saying goes, and Harambee Stars coach Stanley Okumbi hopes it will come to pass for three of his charges.

Police plan to arrest Sailors at City Park

Former champions Kenya Police will clash with Chase Sailors in a Kenya Hockey Union men’s Premier League mat…

Sweden veteran Larsson has no plans to retire

Sweden stalwart Sebastian Larsson may have missed the autumn internationals due to a knee operation but there …

How Jay Jay Okocha overcame poverty to become a Superstar

The Bolton Wanders cult hero Jay Jay Okocha interviewed by Betty Kyallo …

2018 World Cup South American qualifying results - collated

Results from 2018 World Cup South American qualifiers on Thursday:…

Paulinho hat-trick as Brazil thrash Uruguay

China-based midfielder Paulinho scored a hat-trick as Brazil thrashed Uruguay 4-1 to move to the brink of the …

STILL UNBEATEN, BUT...Harambee Stars fail to impress

Harambee Stars coach Stanley Okumbi may have extended his unbeaten run to nine matches but will be disappointe…

Tottenham star Dele Alli banned for three European matches after horror tackle

Dele Alli has been handed a three match European ban for his horror tackle on Gent’s Brecht Dejaegere.…

Mesut Ozil: I'm happy at Arsenal

Mesut Ozil has insisted he feels "very happy" at Arsenal in the face of mounting speculation about his future.…

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Mesut Ozil: I'm happy at Arsenal

Mesut Ozil has insisted he feels "very happy" at Arsenal in the face of mounting speculation about his future.

Arsenal to battle Spurs for Schalke star

Arsene Wenger is ready to go head-to-head with Tottenham in the battle to sign Schalke midfielder Leon Goretzka.

Wenger's message to Arsenal fans

Arsene Wenger told Arsenal fans to get some “perspective” and remember what he has done for the club.

Eden Hazard on Real Madrid's summer shopping list

It's not just in England where Chelsea's sterling performances this season have been turning heads.

Arsenal, Bayern fined for troublesome fans

Arsenal and Bayern Munich were on Friday fined by UEFA for their fans behaviour during this month's Champions League last-16 clash at the Emirates Stadium.

Spurs' Alli banned for three European matches

Tottenham midfielder Dele Alli was banned for three European club matches by UEFA on Friday for his sending off against Gent last month.

A trip down memory lane: The Reds take on Real Madrid

Robbie Fowler, Luis Figo and Steve McManaman are among the stars that will line up for the star-studded event at Anfield

Wenger says Suarez agreed to join Arsenal

Arsene Wenger has revealed he could have signed Luis Suarez from Liverpool in the summer of 2013.

Deschamps refuses to be drawn on exiled Benzema

A day after Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema demanded talks with the France coach over his ongoing international exile, Didier Deschamps flatly refus…

England-based pair give Ivory Coast win in Russia

England-based pair Jonathan Kodjia of Aston Villa and Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha fired Ivory Coast to a 2-0 win over Russia in a friendly at Kras…

2018 World Cup South American qualifying results - collated

Results from 2018 World Cup South American qualifiers on Thursday:…

How Jay Jay Okocha overcame poverty to become a Superstar

The Bolton Wanders cult hero Jay Jay Okocha interviewed by Betty Kyallo …

EMERGING STARS: Kamura, Onyango and Muguna rough diamonds awaiting polishing

A chick that will grow into a cock can be spotted the very day it hatches, the African saying goes, and Harambee Stars coach Stanley Okumbi hopes it w…

CRAVING FOR REMATCH: Kenyans out to revenge losses to Ugandans on Sunday

There will be no love lost when star athletes lock horns at the 42nd IAAF World Cross Country Championships at Kololo Independence Grounds in Kampala,…

READY FOR BATTLE: Asbel vows to stop aggression in mixed relay squad on Sunday

Three-time world 1,500m champion Asbel Kiprop is confident the mixed relay squad will weather the storm when called upon during the 42nd IAAF World Cr…

Stage set for World Youth champs

The 2017 IAAF World Under-18 championships' Local Organising Committee (LOC) is optimistic the biennial event, which will be held in July 12-16 in Nai…

Sweden veteran Larsson has no plans to retire

Sweden stalwart Sebastian Larsson may have missed the autumn internationals due to a knee operation but there is no end in sight for the 31-year-old w…

FC Rostov coach Berdyev reveals what was in Black box presented to him by Mourinho

FC Rostov coach Kurban Berdyev has revealed what the mysterious gift he received from Jose Mourinho was. …

Cocaine branded Lionel Messi seized by South American authorities

South American authorities have confirmed that they have seized cocaine branded Lionel Messi.…

Fifa bans referee for Match manipulation

Top Ghanaian referee Joseph Lamptey has been banned for life by Fifa for match manipulation.…

RUGBY: Omwela's bold move on Sevens players' contract

Re-elected Kenya Rugby Union chairman Richard Omwela said contracts issues of rugby Sevens players would be resolved before the April 7-9 Hong Kong to…

CHAIRMAN’S WORD: Omwela answers critics, Sasha blames constitution and caucuses for defeat

“I will now be visible, but I will not drink in bars with clubs,” those were the words of Richard Omwela after being re-elected as the Kenya Rugby…

MASENO SEEK TO RECLAIM LOST GLORY: Former champs smarting after last year's loss

Former East Africa rugby15s and boys' basketball champions Maseno School hope to regain their rightful place in secondary school games.…

OMWELA BEATS SASHA: He retains KRU chairman’s post in closely contested poll

Senior Nairobi counsel Richard Omwela got another two-year term at the helm of the Kenya Rugby Union after beating former vice chairman Sasha Mutai by…

VOLLEYBALL: Makuto named Prisons captain

National women’s volleyball team left attacker Evelyne Makuto, has been appointed Kenya Prisons captain ahead of next month’s Africa Club Champion…

Mwingi win Nairobi Region volleyball gong

Mwingi Teachers Training College are the new Nairobi Region Teachers Colleges men volleyball champions. Mwingi put up a spirited fight in the finals t…

Prisons depart to Tunis for tourney

Kenya Volleyball Federation League men’s champions Prisons Kenya left the country yesterday morning for this month’s African Club Championship in …

MKU Thika campus intensifies training ahead of play-offs

National handball playoffs will begin at the weekend and Mount Kenya University (MKU) Thika campus know they do not have time to rest.…

Mombasa Sports Club extend unbeaten run to four matches

Defending champions Mombasa Sports Club kept their unbeaten run intact after they won their fourth consecutive match of the Mombasa NIC Bank T20 crick…

CRICKET: Pakistan hope to extend good run

Newcomers Pakistan Cricket Club hope to extend their good show when they face Shree Cutchi Leva as NIC Bank T20 cricket tournament enter the fourth we…

Lions' second chance to bite in T20 tie

Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) Super League champions Stray Lions will have their work cut out when they face Nairobi Gymkhana in their…

Pakistan upsets former Coast cricket champions

Pakistan Cricket Club registered their first win when they pulled a major upset to beat former Coast league champions Jaffery Sports Club by 32 runs a…

First leg of boxing league kicks off in Kisumu

As the first leg of the National Boxing League boxes off at Jomo Kenyatta Sports Ground in Kisumu tomorrow, players have been asked to take the matche…

Gicharu to take part in National Boxing League

Amateur boxer Benson Gicharu has announced he is not turning professional anytime soon.…

Mayweather, McGregor fight cleared by UFC President

UFC President Dana White will not stand in lightweight champion Conor McGregor's way if the Irishman agrees terms to a much-hyped crossover bout with …

‘Officially out of retirement,’ declares Floyd Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather has declared himself "out of retirement" to fight Conor McGregor and demanded the Irish mixed martial arts champion commit to a cross…

Laiser Hill Academy leave others hurting in Nakuru

Laiser Hill Academy defeated St Patrick's Iten 96-31 yesterday at Nakuru High to qualify for boys’ basketball final.…

SINYOLO, KAMUSINGA IN PERFECT STARTS: National and East Africa hockey champs win opening matches

It was the kind of beginning national and East Africa hockey champions Sinyolo Girls and Friends School Kamusinga (FSK) were wishing for.…

SCHOOLS: Easy ride for champions in Coast games

There were no surprises on day one of the Coast Region secondary schools Term One games. All defending champions were on a cruising start yesterday at…

SCHOOLS: Alliance dominate school games

Alliance High School dominated the Arberdare regional finals held at the school last weekend. In rugby, the team beat Mugumu 49-7 and stopped Nyahurur…

Laiser Hill’s perfect start in Rift school games

Kajiado's Laiser Hill Academy announced their comeback to the Rift Valley region in an enviable fashion.…

Kenya lands hosting rights for Fiba tourneys

Kenya has been awarded the rights to host three international basketball championships this year following a meeting in Cairo, Egypt.…

Losing streak for Kenyan teams continue in Cairo

Kenyan teams continued with their losing streak at the ongoing Fiba Africa Zone V Basketball Championships in Cairo.…

Uganda beat Kenya in return match

Kenya lost 62-59 to Uganda in the women’s return leg at the ongoing Fiba Africa Zone V Basketball Championships in Cairo, Egypt.…

Police plan to arrest Sailors at City Park

Former champions Kenya Police will clash with Chase Sailors in a Kenya Hockey Union men’s Premier League match tomorrow at City Park Stadium.…

Hockey: Nakuru High hit Nanyuki to make last four

Nakuru defeated Nanyuki High in boys' hockey to qualify for the semifinals of Rift Valley Term One secondary school games yesterday at Nakuru High.…

KAMUSINGA EYE TITLE DEFENCE: National boys’ hockey giants chase 17th regional trophy

East Africa boys' champions Friends School Kamusinga (FSK) and Kakamega will be out to extend their dominance when the Western Region secondary school…

WINNING START: Spartans launch hockey title campaign with victory over Titans

United States International University of Africa (USIU-A) Spartans launched the Kenya Hockey Union women’s league title campaign with a victory agai…

NGIGE ON THE RIGHT TRACK: Kenyan golfer begins with the right swing at Kenya Open

Simon Ngige of Thika Sports Club fired four under par 67 to put Kenya on the right path in round one of the Kenya Open that teed off yesterday at the …

TRYING TO REGAIN FORM: Indiza on right path to get his groove

Team Kenya and Mumias Pro player Dismas Indiza has been working extra hard to regain his after a series of recent tournaments that has shaken his conf…

Tiger Woods "Trying everything" to be fit for the Masters

Tiger Woods has not given up hope of competing in next month's U.S. Masters and is trying everything he can to overcome back problems, the former worl…

STILL GOING STRONG: Wawrinka believes Federer on course for top position

Roger Federer’s comeback from injury has been so successful that his compatriot, Stan Wawrinka, believes he can become the oldest world number one i…

Federer beats the odds for fifth Wells' title

A rejuvenated Roger Federer beat fellow Swiss Stan Wawrinka 6-4 7-5 in the BNP Paribas Open final on Sunday to earn a record-tying fifth Indian Wells …

TENNIS: Federer powers past Nadal in Indian Wells

Roger Federer played superbly to claim a third straight win over Rafael Nadal for the first time in his career and reach the last eight in Indian Well…

Roger Federer, riding high

The Swiss superstar, whose Australian Open victory in January signaled a resurgence after a year disrupted by injury, is drawn in the same quarter wit…

IOC eyes legal bid to punish Russian

Olympics chief Thomas Bach yesterday urged the author of an explosive report on Russian doping to hand over more information for potential legal proce…

NOCK BACKTRACKS: Olympic body calls meeting to pass law

Fearing a ban, National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) has called another stakeholders meeting on March 28 to try to pass a new constitution.…

Blow to NOCK as International Olympic Committee freezes funding to Kenya

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has frozen funding to its local affiliate after this week’s failure to pass a new constitution.…

Olympics: Kenya faces suspension over reform impasse

Kenya faces possible suspension by the International Olympic Committee after the country's national governing body failed to implement reforms demande…