Ethiopia Beat Tanzania on Penalties, Enter Semis

  Hosts, Ethiopia, joined Uganda Cranes in the semifinals of the 2015 Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup after edging Tanzania 4-3 on post match penalties in their quarterfinal clash in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The two sides could not be separated at full time which ended on a 1-1 stalemate, the same

‘Teke’, Kiplagat Voted MVP in Volleyball Finale

In the absence of ailing Captain, Ruth Jepngetich, and Esther Wangeci, Kenya Pipeline relied heavily on Noel ‘Teke’ Murambi in their quest to retain the Kenya Volleyball Federation (KVF) title. Teke who acquired her nick name due to her characteristic powerful spikes from the left lived to expectations when

Ronaldo, Messi, Neymar Ballon d’Or Finalists

Barcelona duo Lionel Messi and Neymar as well as Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo will contest the 2015 Ballon d'Or award after they were named as the three finalists for this year’s honours. The La Liga trio made it to the final shortlist which was whittled down from 23 names.

Limo Leads Kenya’s Podium Sweep in Delhi

Kenya’s Cynthia Limo and Ethiopia’s Birhanu Legese came out on top after thrilling battles over the last kilometre for both the men’s and women’s titles at the 2015 Delhi Half Marathon on Sunday (29). Limo took the women’s race in 1:08:35 after outsprinting her compatriots Helah Kiprop and Gladys

Cecafa: Cranes Beat Malawi to Enter Semis

Record champions, Uganda, are two steps away from winning their 14th Cecafa Senior Challenge Cup title after they comfortably beat guests Malawi 2-0 to qualify for the semifinals of the ongoing competition in Ethiopia. A goal each from captain Farouk Miya and Caesar Okhuti gave the Cranes victory in

Nyamweya: I’ll Win Elections by a Landslide

Football Kenya Federation President, Sam Nyamweya, expects himself to be re-elected for another term in the office by a ‘landslide.” The FKF supremo, who is facing perhaps his biggest test in office, was last week cleared to seek for re-election alongside Nick Mwendwa, his biggest challenger, Sammy Aina, Sam

Kobe Bryant to Retire at End of Season

Five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant, has announced he will retire from the game at the end of the current season. Kobe, 37, is considered as one of the greatest basketball players to have graced the game. The two-time Olympic gold medallist has scored 32,683 points, the third-highest in the

KHU Champs, Butali, Pull Out of Continental Showpiece

Kenya Hockey Union (KHU) Premier League defending champions, Butali Sugar Warriors, have pulled out of the forthcoming Africa Club Championship. This is the second time the formerly-named Kisumu Simba, considered the richest hockey club after Butali Sugar sponsorship last year, has pulled out of the continental games. Last year they

AFCON U23: Egypt Held, Nigeria Pip Mali

Nigeria’s U23 team, alias Dream Team, got their U-23 Africa Cup of Nations campaign off to a winning start after edging Mali 3-2 on the second matchday of the ongoing championships in Senegal. Nigeria raced to a 3-0 lead by half time break after Junior Ajayi scored a goal

Sahel Beat Pirates to Win Confederations Cup

Tunisian side, Etoile du Sahel won their second CAF Confederation Cup title after beating South Africa’s Orlando Pirates 1-0 (2-1 aggregate) in the second leg at the Stade Olympique de Sousse, Tunisia, Sunday evening. A first-half goal by Etoile captain Ammar Jemal was enough to give the 2006 champions