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  • Gor Mahia beat Ulinzi 1-0 to win their record 16th Kenya Premier League title

    October 21, 2017 3:05 PM 24

    They achieved the feat for their 16th title victory after they whipped Ulinzi Stars 1-0 at Kericho Green Stadium in a tough encounter on Saturday. Rwandese international Meddie Kagere scored the lone goal in the 15th minute to lead by the solitary goal at the break. The victory was warm welcome to the British Coach Dyerr Kerr who succeeded Brazilian

  • Chelsea withstand pressure to sink Watford

    October 21, 2017 2:48 PM 19

    Michy Batshuayi stepped off the bench to inspire Chelsea's fightback as Antonio Conte's side eased the pressure on their manager with a hard-fought 4-2 victory over Watford on Saturday. Conte's position has come under scrutiny after back-to-back Premier League defeats and claims of player unrest over his training methods. The Italian appeared set for another

  • Gor are champions: Kagere shoots K'Ogalo to title

    October 21, 2017 1:59 PM 27

    The pitch may have been soggy but there was nothing slippery about the performance. This was a show of real character and fighting spirit by Gor Mahia, coming all guns blazing from the opening minute to the end to be crowned champions of Kenya for an unprecedented 16th time with four matches to spare. Medie Kagere has scored 11 goals in the SportPesa

  • TEAM NEWS: Nzoia pick squad to face Tusker

    October 21, 2017 12:39 PM 20

    Bernard Mwalala has named his team to face Tusker FC in a Kenyan Premier League match on Saturday. Festus Okiring, Hillary Wandera, the returning Brian Otieno and Vincent Ngesa will shield Mustapha Oduor in goal. Nzoia Sugar XI: Mustapha Oduor, Festus Okiring, Hillary Wandera, Brian Otieno, Vincent Ngesa, Stephen Wakanya, Luke Namanda, Lawrence Juma, Victor

  • AFC Leopards beat Kariobangi Sharks 2-0 to reclaim GOtv Shield title

    October 20, 2017 3:49 PM 25

    Abdallah Salim and Vincent Oburu scored a goal each as AFC Leopards reclaimed the GOtv Shield after beating Kariobangi Sharks 2-0 in Friday's final at Kasarani Stadium. Apart from walking away with Sh2M in prize money, Leopards who last won the domestic cup in 2013, will represent the country in next year's CAF Confederation Cup. For finishing second

  • Rwanda: Battle for Top Spot as APR, AS Kigali Clash

    October 20, 2017 9:11 AM 20

    APR and AS Kigali will clash this afternoon at Kigali Stadium as both teams seek to go top of the Azam Rwanda Premier League table for at least a day. Both teams have 4 points from their first two matches. APR who last won the league has tasked Coach Jimmy Mulisa to reclaim the league title this season. The military side won their first league game against

  • Barcelona vs. Malaga: Team News, Preview, Live Stream, TV Info

    October 20, 2017 6:11 AM 20

    Remarkably, the aggregate score between Malaga and Barcelona in their last six La Liga meetings is 4-3 in the Boquerones' favour. Given the strength of Barcelona's attack in recent seasons, that is a stunning defensive effort from Malaga. However, the chances of the visitors keeping Lionel Messi and Luis Suarez quiet on Saturday are incredibly slim. Barcelona

  • Muhoroni v Zoo: Muhoroni cage Zoo

    October 19, 2017 4:11 PM 27

    Relegation-bound, Muhoroni Youth held visiting Zoo FC to a 1-1 draw in a midweek match at home. The struggling Sugar Millers earned a hard-fought point at home, though the single point it will add little value to their relegation fight. Hassan Kiyoyo scored the all-important goal for Muhoroni Youth that cancelled out Nicholas Kipkirui’s opener for Zoo in the 10th minute

  • When is the African Nations Championship draw: Everything you need to know

    October 19, 2017 10:29 AM 197

    African teams collide in November when the African Nations Championship draw will be made and 16 teams know their fate towards continental glory. Congo DR made history in 2016 by becoming the first team to win two titles but they will be missing out after being dumped by Congo-Brazzaville. Libya are the only past champions in this edition. However, the Mediterranean

  • Sharapova in shock Kremlin Cup exit

    October 19, 2017 9:05 AM 26

    MOSCOW (AFP) – Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova crashed out in the first round of the Kremlin Cup in Moscow on Tuesday, losing in straight sets to Slovakia’s Magdalena Rybarikova. Rybarikova, seeded eighth, overcame the former world number one 7-6 (7/3), 6-4 in one hour, 53 minutes to level her head-to-head record with Sharapova