Rugby

Ayimba believes the new format is ill-advised and for top tier teams to easily qualify for the cup quarter finals. (SNA. File Photo)

Dubai dream started in 2006

14/07/18 - For the second consecutive time, Kenya qualified for the Rugby World Cup Sevens hosted by Hong Kong. Benjamin Ayimba...  read more »

Rugby

Victor Oduor was one of the unsung heroes when Kenya beat Fiji at the 2009 Rugby World Cup Sevens in Dubai. (Photo Courtesy)

Victor Oduor recalls Kenya's historic win over Fiji in Dubai

13/07/18 - Kenya’s big breakthrough in the Rugby World Cup Sevens came in 2009 in Dubai when they beat Fiji, the then...  read more »

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Andrew Amonde powers past Fiji captain Jerry Tuwai at the USA Sevens. (Photo by David Kiania)

A tough choice of three competitions for rugby sevens coaches

27/03/18 - Three important competitions in a season is causing frequent headaches to seven-a-side rugby team coaches.They...  read more »

Ushuru's Barrack Odhiambo battles with Thika United's Musa Abdalla. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Advantage Thika United after first leg win over Ushuru

23/12/17 - Thika United handed themselves a massive advantage to remain in the Kenyan Premier League with a 2-1 win over Ushuru...  read more »

Meddie Kagere was named as the Player of The Year. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Sports Tribunal throws out Thika play-off petition

21/12/17 - The Sports Disputes Tribunal has thrown out a petition by Thika United protesting their promotion/relegation play...  read more »

Patrick Matasi celebrates after being named as the goalkeeper of the tournament. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Matasi saves three penalties to hand Kenya seventh CECAFA title

19/12/17 - Patrick Matasi, the Harambee Stars goalkeeper saved three spot kicks as Kenya won the CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup...  read more »

Zanzibar players celebrate after scoring the winning goal. (Photo by Alex Wafula)

Zanzibar make first CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup final in 22 years

16/12/17 - Zanzibar made it into their first CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup final in two decades after beating Uganda Cranes...  read more »

Kenya's Whyvonne Isuza attempts a shot past Burundi's Gael Duhayindavyi. He scored the lone goal in extra time. (Photo by Alex Wafula)

Harambee Stars beat Burundi to CECAFA final

15/12/17 - Harambee Stars progressed to the final of the CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup with a slim 1-0 win over Burundi at the...  read more »

Confrontation delayed start of the second inning between Kanbis and Cutchi Leva

12/12/17 - As much as the Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) competitions might be regarded as ‘meaningless’...  read more »

Kenya Vincent Oduor celebrates his goal against Tanzania's Kilimanjaro Stars. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Kenya to face Burundi, Zanzibar tackle Uganda in CECAFA semis

12/12/17 - Harambee Stars ensured they finished top of Group A at the CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup to qualify for the semi...  read more »

Late goal sees Uganda qualify for CECAFA semi finals

12/12/17 - Uganda Cranes, the CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup defending champions progressed to the semi-final of the 2017 edition...  read more »

Kenya's Wesley Onguso battles with Zanzibar's Ibrahim Abdalla. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Kenya left with must win tie as Zanzibar qualifies for CECAFA semis

12/12/17 - As Zanzibar danced and sang in deafening crescendos inside their dressing room after referee Georges Gatogato’s...  read more »

Hood Kaweesa and Milton Kalisa celebrate one of the five Uganda Cranes goals. (Photo Courtesy

Cranes smell last four after South Sudan rout

09/12/17 - Uganda Cranes, the CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup defending champions will need just a point off Ethiopia in their...  read more »

Rakep Patel said the conditions were not to blame, calling on the players to be consistent. (SNA. File Photo)

Rakep: We failed the consistency test

08/12/17 - Kenya captain Rakep Patel offered no excuses following his side's heavy defeat by Scotland in their last match...  read more »