Basketball

Mercy Wanyama of Equity Bank vies for the ball with USIU-A's Angela Okoth who is supported by teammates Samba Mjomba and Hilda Indasi. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

History beckons after Equity Bank beat USIU-A

24/01/17 - Equity Bank Hawks are on the verge of a historic appearance in the women’s Premier League playoffs final...  read more »

AFCON

Zimbabwe and Algeria were ejected from the tournament after fsiling to win any of their matches. (Photo Courtesy)

Winless Algeria bow out of AFCON, Tunisia beat Zim to progress

24/01/17 - Algeria were touted as one of the tournament favorites but the star-studded side bowed out of the African Cup of...  read more »

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Kenya’s Boniface Njagi (in blue) pins down Mike Macharia during their sparring bout at the 2016 Mombasa Open Tong-IL-Moo-Do International  Championship at Aga Khan Academy.

Tong-Il-Moo-Do start nationwide drive

23/01/17 - Kenya Tong-Il-Moo-Do federation secretary general Hillary Wahanda believes that the sport could replicate and even...  read more »

Burkina Faso topped the group ahead of Cameroon. (Photo Courtesy)

Hosts Gabon crash out AFCON as Cameroon, Burkina Faso progress

23/01/17 - Gabon became the fourth ever host nation to be eliminated at the group stages of the African Cup of Nations after...  read more »

Shem Obado gave a thumbs up to the bowlers for the win against Sikh Union by 53 runs. (SNA. File Photo)

Stray Lions' roar mute Sikh Union

22/01/17 - Favourites Stray Lions, Swamibapa and Kanbis registered wins as the 2017 NPCA Twenty20 continued in Nairobi on...  read more »

Egypt beat Uganda to rekindle their hopes of a quarter final place while Mali's progress is balanced on a knife edge. (Photo Courtesy)

Uganda Cranes dumped out by Pharaohs, Ghana through

22/01/17 - Uganda Cranes' campaign in the African Cup of Nations after 39 years ended after they were beaten 1-0 by Egypt...  read more »

Swamibapa bounced back to beat Nairobi Gymkhana by 53 runs. (SNA. File Photo)

Mukasa unbeaten, Swamibaba bounce back

22/01/17 - Roger Mukasa scored an unbeaten half century as Stray Lions won their second match of the NPCA Twenty20, beating...  read more »

Morocco bounced back in contention for the quarter final after beating Togo 3-1. (Photo Courtesy)

Morocco rally to down Togo, DR Congo and Morocco draw

21/01/17 - Herve Renard’s bid to make history by being the first coach to win the African Cup of Nations with three...  read more »

Kenya Harlequin hope to bounce back after a loss to Homeboyz last week. (SNA File Photo)

Nakuru and Kabras face off in another sponsor's derby

21/01/17 - Nakuru RFC’s trip to Kakamega for a showdown with Kabras Sugar headlines match day nine action in the Kenya...  read more »

The match between USIU-A and Equity Bank is not affected by the stoppage following a dispute filed by World Hope at the Sports Dispute Tribunal. (SNA. File Photo)

KBF suspend men's division two playoffs

21/01/17 - Kenya Basketball Federation (KBF) has suspended the men's division II playoffs to pave way for a case filed at...  read more »

Hitesh Bhudhia completes a run in one of the matches weekend as an umpire looks on. The Umpires and scorers have threatened to stay away. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Umpires to boycott NPCA matches

20/01/17 - The Nairobi Provincial Cricket Association (NPCA) Twenty20 league which continues over this weekend hangs in balance...  read more »

Algeria face an early exit after losing to Tunisia while Senegal qualify for quarters. (Photo Courtesy)

Senegal book quarter final ticket, Tunisia beat Algeria in North Africa derby

20/01/17 - Senegal’s Teranga Lions become the first team to book a quarter final in the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations courtesy...  read more »

Vivian Cheruiyot challenged athletes to be disciplined and patient after winning the top SOYA award. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Cheruiyot: If I can do it after 17 years, why not you?

19/01/17 - When Vivian Cheruiyot crossed the line to win her first gold medal in the 5,000m at the Rio Olympic games in August,...  read more »

Cameroon rallied to beat Guinea Bissau to go top of the group. (Photo Courtesy)

Indomitable Lions roar back to beat Guinea Bissau, Gabon held

19/01/17 - Four-time African champions Cameroon survived a scare from debutants Guinea Bissau, scoring two second half goals...  read more »