NO JOY FOR SPORTS IN BUDGET: Building of stadiums put on hold as betting firms hit by Rotich

It seems the Jubilee government’s promise to build five world-class stadiums during its first term in office was hot air after all.

Rift Valley Institute of Science and Technology bags 23 medals to emerge overall winners in college games

Rift Valley Institute of Science and Technology (RVIST) amassed 22 medals to emerge overall winners as the cur…

GOMA Lotto continues to support Gor Mahia

GOMA Lotto, a local lottery company which is in partnership with Gor Mahia, yesterday at Camp Toyoyo paid the …

Bayern 'keeper Neuer out for two matches

Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer will be out for two matches after sustaining an injury in training, but …

Former basketball coach Delewa appeals for help

Former Nakuru Basketball Club player and head coach Joseph Delewa has appealed to well-wishers to assist him r…

Zlatan Ibrahimovic: I never leave a job unfinished

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has indicated he could prolong his time with Manchester United after saying on Wednesday th…

Governor's Cup: Nairobi ward finals conclude

Sharp Boys earned a 1-0 win over Star Soccer Academy in Kamkunji as curtains came down on Nairobi Governor’s…

Thank you God: Neymar stars as he guides his team to Russia 2018 tournament

Brazil became the first team to qualify for the World Cup on Tuesday night after beating Paraguay to clinch an…

Ranieri still shocked by sacking

Former Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri, who defied 5,000-1 odds to lead the team to a Premier League ti…

Will Dutch Lion roar again? World Cup finalists face an uphill task to qualify for Russia 2018

Last year, their team absent from the European Championship, Dutch football fans sat drinking beer overlooking…

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Will Dutch Lion roar again? World Cup finalists face an uphill task to qualify for Russia 2018

Last year, their team absent from the European Championship, Dutch football fans sat drinking beer overlooking Marseille’s Old Port under an orange banner which read: “We only do World Cups.”

Curry shines as Warriors hold off Rockets

Stephen Curry scored 32 points as the Golden State Warriors withstood Houston star James Harden’s 20th triple-double of the season in a 113-106 NBA victory over the Rockets on Tuesday.

INVESTMENT AND SPORTS: Kenyan sportsmen and women put their money into good use

In the past, many sports personalities lived from hand to mouth, but now a good number have invested their money on high end property and luxury cars.

MARADONA TO THE RESCUE: Maradona vows to confront Fifa over Messi's ban

Argentina great Diego Maradona has described Lionel Messi as a “teddy bear” and vowed to confront FIFA president Gianni Infantino over his four-game ban.

Big blow for the betting and lottery industry in Kenya as government imposes huge taxes

The betting and lottery industry in Kenya has suffered a huge blow after the government increased the taxes charged on betting and lottery companies to 50%.

Russia-bound Brazil

When Tite found out the Brazil team he has coached back from the abyss had become the first to qualify for the 2018 WorldCup, he gave thanks to God.

Ozil hints at Arsenal exit

Arsenal star Mesut Ozil is worried about his future at the club.

Magnificent Westbrook hits 57 as Thunder edge Orlando

Russell Westbrook conjured a spectacular 57-point triple double to edge closer to history as the Oklahoma City Thunder scored a thrilling overtime victory over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday.

MARADONA TO THE RESCUE: Maradona vows to confront Fifa over Messi's ban

Argentina great Diego Maradona has described Lionel Messi as a “teddy bear” and vowed to confront FIFA president Gianni Infantino over his four-ga…

Russia-bound Brazil

When Tite found out the Brazil team he has coached back from the abyss had become the first to qualify for the 2018 WorldCup, he gave thanks to God.…

Chicago for World Cup? Question bemuses Schweinsteiger

An unexpected question about the possibility of Chicago Fire winning the World Cup wrong footed Bastian Schweinsteiger as the German star was formally…

Everton seek rare derby win as European hopes grow

Everton will target a first victory over Liverpool in nearly seven years on Saturday knowing that if they succeed an unlikely pursuit of a top-four fi…

Tergat to run for Kenyan Olympic board presidency

Kenya's double Olympic 10,000m silver medallist Paul Tergat said Thursday he plans to enter the race to lead the country's embattled Olympic committee…

USA athlete Chelang'a roasted over comment on Africa

Fierce reactions have greeted remarks by American runner Samuel Chelang’a on staging IAAF World Athletics Series events in Africa.…

World champions draw inspiration from track greats

Kenyans wrote history in the medley relay and senior races at the IAAF World Cross Country Championships on Sunday at the Kololo Independence Grounds …

Ozil hints at Arsenal exit

Arsenal star Mesut Ozil is worried about his future at the club.…

Cristiano Ronaldo statue sparks social media laughs

When the island of Madeira on Wednesday renamed its airport in honor of its hometown hero Cristiano Ronaldo, all eyes were expected to be on the four-…

Argentine FA president to get Messi ban reduced

The Argentine FA, lacking proper leadership since 2015 and fearful its national team might not reach the World Cup finals without banned captain Lione…

Arsenal future 'not sorted completely'

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said his future was "not sorted completely" on Thursday as he ducked another opportunity to make an announcement about w…

MAKING HISTORY: Homeboyz, KCB secure semis ticket as Machine get relegated

Homeboyz RFC and Kenya Commercial Bank secured home semifinal qualification at the close of the Kenya Cup’s League phase over the weekend.…

Kakamega, Sinyolo retain titles as other giants flop

East Africa rugby 15s champions Kakamega High School put up a spirited fight to beat unrelenting Chavakali 12-5 in the final as the Western Region Sec…

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…

KUSA: Status quo maintained as regulars book slots

There were no shocks as regulars qualified for the Kenya Universities Sports Association (KUSA) national games over the weekend. …

Strathmore hoping to recapture title

Strathmore University men’s handball coach Peter Mwathi says his charges are ready to recapture the Kenya Universities Sports Association (KUSA) gam…

Former NCPB shot stopper Junior and former Rangers HC centre back Kololi settling well in Rwanda

Handball in the country has not thrived like other disciplines in terms of players seeking professional stints overseas but for National Cereals and P…

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…

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…

Big blow for the betting and lottery industry in Kenya as government imposes huge taxes

The betting and lottery industry in Kenya has suffered a huge blow after the government increased the taxes charged on betting and lottery companies t…

INVESTMENT AND SPORTS: Kenyan sportsmen and women put their money into good use

In the past, many sports personalities lived from hand to mouth, but now a good number have invested their money on high end property and luxury cars.…

BUSINESS UNUSUAL IN SCHOOL GAMES: Former champs endure pain as new winners are crowned

Surprises, tears of joy, sorrow, dance and jubilation marked the end of this year’s secondary schools Term One regional games at the weekend.…

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.…

Magnificent Westbrook hits 57 as Thunder edge Orlando

Russell Westbrook conjured a spectacular 57-point triple double to edge closer to history as the Oklahoma City Thunder scored a thrilling overtime vic…

Curry shines as Warriors hold off Rockets

Stephen Curry scored 32 points as the Golden State Warriors withstood Houston star James Harden’s 20th triple-double of the season in a 113-106 NBA …

Spurs punish Cavaliers

Kawhi Leonard scored 25 points and left to a standing ovation Monday as the San Antonio Spurs humbled the NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers 103-74 less…

Upper Hill rule Nairobi as Buru Buru Girls retain basketball title in school games

Upper Hill retained the Nairobi boys basketball and rugby15s titles as the regional secondary schools Term One games ended yesterday at Nairobi School…

Police arrest Sailors at City Park

Former champions Kenya Police recorded their second win this season after defeating Chase Sailors 2-0 in a Kenya Hockey Union men’s Premier League m…

It’s tough hockey lessons for Multimedia

Amira Sailors bounced back from a disappointing start to the season to thrash returnees Multimedia University 12-1 in a Kenya Hockey Union women’s l…

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.…

Rai rules Kenya Open as Ngige emerges local best in 49th edition of golf championship

Aaron Rai of United Kingdom (UK) is the overall winner of the 49th edition of Kenya Open Golf Championship that concluded at par 71 Muthaiga Golf Club…

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…

Venus downs Kerber to set up Konta clash in Miami

Venus Williams rolled back the years to send world number one Angelique Kerber crashing out of the Miami Open on Wednesday and advance to a semi-final…

Nadal on track for Federer showdown as Sock downed

Rafael Nadal took a step closer to a possible final against long-time rival Roger Federer in the Miami Open after a straight sets win over American Ja…

Federer focuses on fitness, not rankings

Roger Federer's impressive return from injury has prompted talk of his possible return to number one in the world, but the 18-time Grand Slam winner s…

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…

Sigh at last as Nock pass constitution during during extra-ordinary assembly

After weeks of uncertainty, National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) passed a new constitution yesterday in Nairobi.…

Olympics: Kenyan Olympic board OKs reforms after IOC spat

Kenya's under-fire Olympic committee (NOCK) on Tuesday agreed to make changes to its constitution and call for fresh elections in May after its Rio Ga…

NOCK’s meeting on today

The National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) and its affiliates will make another attempt at passing a new constitution when they reconvene for an e…

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…