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Co-Operative Bank play against a weakened Lions. (SNA. File Photo)

Trailblazers and Thunder serve spicy duel

21/04/17 - Ulinzi Warriors and Zetech University have taken the early lead in the Kenya Basketball Federation men’s...  read more »

Zetech University's Jeremy Opiyo shields Umoja's Nick Ogol and Gilbert Obiero in a previous match. (SNA. File Photo)

Zetech meet their match in Strathmore

18/04/17 - Zetech University, the newest team in the Kenya Basketball Federation women’s Premier League had a reality...  read more »

Equity point guard Samba Mjomba in action. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Strathmore and Upper Hill host league matches, Nyayo Gymnasium unavailable

13/04/17 - Teams will have to do with outdoor play for the Easter weekend due to unavailability of the Nyayo National Stadium...  read more »

Gilbert Obiero of Umoja dribbles past an opponent from Co-Operative Bank in the Kenya Basketball Federation men's Premier League. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Opiyo disqualification sinks Lions

09/04/17 - The disqualification of Denis “Dikembe” Opiyo snuffed the fighting spirit fromLions Basketball Club...  read more »

Victor Odendo surprisingly left Ulinzi for Kenya Ports Authority. (SNA. File Photo)

Odendo's winning debut for KPA

03/04/17 - Victor Odendo, the Kenya Basketball Federation men’s Premier League most valuable player in 2015 made his...  read more »

Strathmore University Blades won their second match at the weekend. (SNA. File Photo)

Shilton is Strathmore's toast against Lions

27/03/17 - Peter Shilton roared big with a game-high 37 points to help Strathmore Blades beat Lions Basketball Club 78-65...  read more »

KCA-U face a tough time in the league after the departure os key players. 9SNA. File Photo)

Goro predicts tough season for depleted KCA-U

24/03/17 - A depleted Kenya College of Accountancy- University (KCA-U) play their second men’s Premier League game of...  read more »

David Maina had a close run against Egypt. (SNA: File Photo)

Egypt ejects Kenya out of Afro Basket Zone Five qualifier

18/03/17 - Two made free throws by Soraia Mohammed with 13 seconds left sealed a close 81-76 win as Egypt women's basketball...  read more »

Uganda return favor in Afro Basket zone five qualifier

17/03/17 - Kenya national women’s basketball team blew their chances of qualifying for the next round after being upset...  read more »

David Maina has been left scratching his head after losing to Egypt. (SNA. File Photo)

One more chance for Kenya women's team

16/03/17 - Kenya national women’s basketball team carries the only hope of the nation when they gear up for a stern...  read more »

Carey Odhiambo has a tough task after losing to debutants South Sudan. They face Egypt next. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Double loss for Kenya teams in Cairo

15/03/17 - Kenyan women and men’s basketball teams lost ground in their quest for glory as they both lost in their respective...  read more »

Natalie Akinyi, who plays for Kenya Ports Authority was the playmaker with nine points, 10 rebounds and seven assists. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Kenya despatch Uganda in Cairo

14/03/17 - Kenya women’s national team put on a strong defensive display in the final two quarters as they dispatched...  read more »

The national basketball teams' fixtures in Cairo were rescheduled after a late arrival. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Kigotho unhappy after Ministry allocates fewer tickets

13/03/17 - Poor preparations of the national team, lack of funds and haphazard decisions has rocked the Ministry of Sports...  read more »

Hilda Indasi take a free shot during a practice session. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Maina confident Kenya will progress

11/03/17 - Following lengthy deliberations and availability of funds, the Kenya Basketball Federation has released the names...  read more »

Samba Mjomba is one of the players who has been included in the provisional squad. (SNA. File Photo)

Maina confident despite poor preparations

06/03/17 - Kenya national basketball women’s team head coach David Maina believes his team can deliver despite late...  read more »

KPA and Equity Bank form the bulk of the women's national team which will be coached by David Maina. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Equity and KPA provide bulk of national squad for FIBA Zone 5 qualifiers

24/02/17 - Players drawn from newly crowned women’s league champions Equity Bank Hawks and Kenya Ports Authority form...  read more »

Equity Bank won the Premier League in their second season. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Equity Bank defied odds to beat KPA and win maiden title

14/02/17 - Equity Bank are the new Kenya Basketball Federation women's Premier League champions. The bankers defied odds to...  read more »

Tony Onyango, the KPA captain displays the Kenya Premier League basketball title the team won after beating Co-Operative Bank. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Onyango wins fourth MVP award, KPA clinch men's Premier League

12/02/17 - Tobias Onyango clinched a record fourth Most Valuable Player (MVP) award as Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) beat Co-operative...  read more »

David Maina, the Equity Bank coach rallied his charges to a 1-1 result in Makande, Mombasa. (SNA. File Photo)

Maina's wish granted in Makande

06/02/17 - Equity Bank got the win they much craved for on Sunday to tie the women's Premier League playoffs final best-of-five...  read more »

Mercy Wanyama and Samba Mjomba will be two key players for Equity Bank against KPA. (Photo by Shutterspeed)

Makande gymnasium hosts explosive playoffs

03/02/17 - Makande Gymnasium in Mombasa will be the focus when the Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) men's and women's teams host...  read more »