Category : Nairobi News Sports

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 14 hours ago

Bandari will come good, vows Muhiddin

Bandari caretaker coach Twahir Muhiddin is convinced that the team will overcome the poor form they currently are in and do better in upcoming matches. The reigning Domestic Cup champions are having a tough season and are currently 11th in the Kenyan...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 1 day ago

Anthony Akumu strikes millions with move to SA

Harambee Stars midfielder Anthony Akumu appears to have struck a jackpot following his recent move to South Africa. “Teddy” this past week sealed a two-year move to top club Kaizer Chiefs after four successful years at Zambia’s Zesc...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 1 day ago

Memorable moments in the career of Dennis Oliech “The Menace”

Legendary Kenyan international striker Dennis “The Menace” Oliech Sunday announced his retirement from football to bring an end to a stellar career that lasted almost two decades. Oliech, Kenya’s all-time record goal scorer, bega...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 1 day ago

Uhuru spoils Malkia Strikers with goodies after Olympic qualification

President Uhuru Kenyatta has rewarded the triumphant Kenya national women’s volleyball team with a holiday at the Coast. The President met the team in Mombasa last week where he also thanked the players, coach and staff for securing the qualifi...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 1 day ago

Oliech: I want to become an agent

Dennis Oliech now says he wants to be a football intermediary. The former Harambee Stars captain announced on Sunday that he had retired from active football. “I have extensive contacts in Europe and wish to use them to secure talented football...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 4 days ago

TZ’s Samatta set for Aston Villa move, but why is the news trending in Kenya?

Tanzanian International Mbwana Samatta is close to sealing a historical move to English Premier League (EPL) side Aston Villa from Genk, according to multiple sources. Sky Sports reports that the player has agreed on personal terms with the club and...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 4 days ago

Kenyan international close to sealing Swedish move

Harambee Starlets forward Mwanahalima “Dogo” Adam is close to sealing a two-year move to Swedish top-tier side Djurgardens IF. Djurgardens scouts were in the country late last year to monitor the player and others and it is said he passed...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 5 days ago

Umbro, Gor Mahia announce partnership

Reigning Kenyan Premier League champions Gor Mahia and global kit manufacturer Umbro have announced a new long-term partnership. Umbro will be the exclusive technical partner of the club, supplying the Kā€™Ogalo playing squad with training and off fiel...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 5 days ago

Kipchoge up against Messi, Nadal, Tiger Woods for Laureus Award

World marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge has yet again been nominated for the 2019 Laureus Sportsman of the year award. The Olympic champion has been nominated alongside Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton, Argentine footballer Lionel Messi, America...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 5 days ago

Kipchoge up against Messi, Hamilton, Nadal and Woods for Laureus Award

World marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge has yet again been nominated for the 2019 Laureus Sportsman of the year award. The Olympic champion has been nominated alongside Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton, Argentine footballer Lionel Messi, Ameri...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 5 days ago

Kipchoge promises ‘something special’ at London Marathon

World marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge says he’s aiming to achieve something special at the London Marathon in April. Kipchoge, who is also expected to lead the Kenyan marathon team to the Tokyo Olympics where he will be defending the titl...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 6 days ago

2021 AFCON in Cameroon reverts to its former Jan/Feb slot

The Africa Cup of Nations will revert to its former time slot of January and February for the next edition in 2021, hosts Cameroon said on Wednesday. The Cameroon Football Federation (Fecafoot) revealed that the tournament will be played from January...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 6 days ago

Catchball: New game introduced in Kenya – PHOTOS

A new game has been introduced in Kenya. Catchball, just like volleyball, it is played by two teams on a playing court divided by a net. The object of the game is to pass the ball over the net in order to ground it on the opponent’s court, and...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 6 days ago

Akumu officially announced at Kaizer Chiefs

South African top-tier side Kaizer Chiefs have announced the signing of Kenyan international Anthony Akumu. The player has been in South Africa finalizing the move after he left Zambian champions Zesco United in December after his contract lapsed. Am...

Sports / Nairobi News Sports - 6 days ago

Mwendwa: We’ll find new KPL sponsors

Football Kenya Federation (FKF) president Nick Mwendwa says he is confident the financial challenges facing the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) clubs are short term. He spoke on Tuesday on the sidelines of an event where he unveiled betting firm Betway a...