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  • Underdog Omuli maintains steam at Safari tour

    December 17, 2018 9:00 PM 204

    Golf Park’s Tony Omuli held on to the lead after shooting one-under par-71 on the second day of the fourth leg of Safari Tour Golf Series at the Thika Greens Golf Resort yesterday. Omuli shot level par on his outward nine and closed his inward nine with minus one to maintain his lead. He finished three shows clear his closest rival Dismus Indiza who closed

  • Kenyan junior shines in South Africa meet

    December 17, 2018 9:00 PM 197

    Jia Rajesh Hiranandani won silver during the Africa School Chess Championships in Limpopo, South Africa at the weekend. The Year Seven student at Oshwal Academy amassed seven points out of a possible nine to finish runner-up behind Gabatsgwarwe Refilwe of Botswana, who had eight points. Following her performance, Hiranandani becomes a Women Candidate

  • RUGBY: Kabras consolidate top spot in Kenya Cup battle

    December 17, 2018 9:00 PM 206

    As the 2018-19 Kenya Cup season takes a three-week break, 2016 champions Kabras Sugar sit pretty at the top of the 12-team standings with 25 points after five rounds of matches. The side, which is coached by South African Henley Du Plessis, will head into the new year buoyed by their superb form that has seen them bag bonus-point wins in all their matches

  • Dikembe Mutombo flies 8-Year-Old boy to US for life-saving surgery

    December 17, 2018 12:39 PM 212

    Retired NBA star Dikembe Mutombo flew an 8-year-old boy from Congo to the United States so doctors could remove a large tumor from his face. Mutombo, who had reportedly paid for the young boy’s flight from Congo and arranged for the doctors at the Osborne Head & Neck Institute to operate on him for free, told TMZ that he met Matadi earlier this year at a hospital

  • Ndege, Mariga brave raging winds to bag Jamhuri titles

    December 16, 2018 9:00 PM 184

    Mombasa rookie Joel Ndege and veteran lady golfer Mary Mariga emerged winners of the 2018 Jamhuri Day golf tournament at the par 71 seaside Mombasa links golf course over the weekend. Despite the current heavy winds from the nearby Indian Ocean, handicap 24 Ndege posted 36 stableford points to emerge the overall winner and claim the trophy while the club’s

  • Golf: Bollo bolts team to Safari tour Victory

    December 16, 2018 9:00 PM 191

    Royal Nairobi Golf Club’s Pro Kenneth Bollo spurred his Pro-Am team to victory over the weekend during the fourth leg of the Safari Tour golf tournament at Thika Greens Golf Resort. Bollo, the 2016 Golfer of The Year (Goty) who turned pro early this year, carded a personal score of 35 stableford points, before topping it up with the best scores from combined

  • Gaming: Early Christmas for sports fans in BetLion daily draw

    December 16, 2018 9:00 PM 182

    Just days after launching its operations in Kenya, Pan-African betting firm BetLion is set to offer early Christmas to sports fanatics with daily giveaways that will see lucky winners walk home with phones and television, among other goodies. Having promised to raise the standards of the game of sports in Kenya especially football, which will see national

  • Polo: Lachlan win Ndume title in Gilgil ties

    December 16, 2018 9:00 PM 197

    Handicap 6.5 Lachlan team of Izzy Parsons, Kimoi Moi, Ben Stonewigg and Harry Stichbury are the 2018 Ndume Trophy Christmas Polo champions. They achieved the feat after defeating handicap 7 Offbeat team of Archie Voorspuy (3.5), Harry Griffiths(1.5), Kigen Moi(1) and Gideon Moi (1) 13.5-11 in the two-day eight chukka tournament at Gilgil Manyatta Club yesterday

  • Rugby: Western Bulls, USIU maintain unbeaten record

    December 16, 2018 9:00 PM 195

    Western Bulls, Catholic Monks and Kisumu RFC won their weekend matches to pile more pressure to log leaders USIU as the 2019 KRU Championship breaks for Christmas holidays. The Kakamega-based Bulls saw off University of Eldoret 15-8 to remain second with 19 points, while Monks emerged with a 24-5 victory over visiting Egerton University. They are third

  • KPL: It’s song and dance after Bandari bag vital KPL victory

    December 16, 2018 9:00 PM 155

    Bandari picked a crucial 2-1 victory over Sofapaka yesterday in a Kenyan Premier League (KPL) match at Machakos Stadium. Kepha Aswani opened the scores for Sofapaka with perhaps one of the fastest goals of the league as he scored within the first minute of the match. The goal originated from the midfield where Dennis Odhiambo picked out Cliff Kasuti