Ajax Beat Spurs in Semi-final First Leg

BY BBC Tottenham face an arduous task to keep their Champions League hopes alive after Ajax secured a crucial 1-0 advantage in the semi-final first leg. Donny van de Beek's 15th-minute goal, steered cleverly past Hugo Lloris from close range, put Erik ten Hag's exciting young side firmly in the driving seat

Gor Battle Past Ulinzi, Stretch Lead

BY STEVE AYOO Gor Mahia put further daylight between them and the chasing pack as a 2-1 victory at Ulinzi Stars saw them open a 9-point gap atop the Kenyan Premier League log. Erisa Ssekisambu's strike inside the first minute was cancelled by Enosh Ochieng after 76 minutes but Samuel Onyango ensured

Leopards Keep Fine Run with Bandari Win

BY STEVE AYOO AFC Leopards extended their unbeaten run in the Kenyan Premier League to 8 matches following a 2-0 victory over Bandari FC at the Kenyatta Stadium, Machakos. A goal each either side of the half from Vincent Oburu and Whyvonne Isuza handed Leopards the win, their fifth in the last

Bottas Beats Hamilton to Azerbaijan Win

BY BBC Mercedes set an all-time record of four consecutive one-twos at the start of a season as Valtteri Bottas beat Lewis Hamilton to win the Azerbaijan Grand Prix. For the fourth race in a row, Ferrari were unable to challenge Mercedes - and again there were questions about the strategy chosen

City Edge Burnley, Arsenal Thumped

Manchester City stand just two victories away from retaining their Premier League title after Sergio Aguero's second-half goal gave them a scrappy 1-0 victory over Burnley at Turf Moor. Aguero's 64th-minute goal - bundled in and given via goal-line technology despite Matthew Lowton's attempted clearance - summed up much of City's

Kipchoge, Kosgei win London Marathon

BY IAAF Seven months after he destroyed the world record, Eliud Kipchoge cemented his status as the greatest marathon runner of all time on Sunday (28) by clocking the second-fastest time in history and becoming the first man to achieve a quartet of victories at the Virgin Money London Marathon, an IAAF

Norwich Promoted to Premier League

Norwich City confirmed their promotion to the Premier League with a 2-1 victory over Blackburn Rovers at Carrow Road. The Canaries needed just a point to get over the line and settled any nerves when Marco Stiepermann drilled low into the bottom corner from outside the box. After Blackburn's Darragh Lenihan escaped

Messi Helps Barcelona Retain La Liga

Barcelona wrapped up their 26th La Liga title with a sluggish 1-0 victory over Levante thanks to a goal from second-half substitute Lionel Messi. Ahead of Wednesday's Champions League semi-final first leg with Liverpool, Messi began the game on the bench. The Argentina forward came on at the interval following a goalless

Atudo Stretches Sharks’ Winless Drought

BY STEVE AYOO Posta Rangers captain Jockins Atudo netted with just two minutes remaining on the clock as his team dug out a crucial point against Kariobangi Sharks in a 1-1 result at the Kasarani Stadium. Substitute Sydney Lokale looked to have put Sharks on their way to a first win in

Gor Mahia Ease Past Tusker, Go 7 Clear

BY STEVE AYOO Gor Mahia completed a league double over Tusker FC following a 2-0 win at the Kenyatta Stadium, Machakos as they opened a seven point gap at the top of the log. First half goals from Samuel Onyango and Jacques Tuyisenge were enough to hand the title holders victory as