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Hamilton raves after first drive in new W10

Hamilton raves after first drive in new W10 LONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 15 – Lewis Hamilton said his first day in the new Mercedes W10 was “probably one of the best” first outings he has...

Arsenal ‘deserved to win’ at BATE, says Emery

Arsenal “deserved to win” despite slumping to a stunning 1-0 defeat at BATE Borisov in Thursday’s Europa League last 32 tie, according to manager Unai Emery. Arsenal, who had scored 10 goals...

Jepkosgei to make marathon debut in Hamburg

World half marathon record holder Joyciline Jepkosgei will make her eagerly awaited marathon debut at the Haspa Marathon Hamburg on 28 April. Jepkosgei’s debut over the 42.2km distance has been...

Kwemoi leads North Rift to national x-country championships

Emmanuel [email protected] Former world U20 10,000m champion Rogers Kwemoi will lead Central Rift region at national cross-country championships. Qualine Kiprop will be flying 10km senior...

Lack of sponsors leaves star boxer Waguthii worried over title defence

Doning black joggers and a white top, Judy Waguthii goes about her gym session at Colosseum Fitness Centre with a smile.However, when the 34-year-old boxer finally gets a break from her...

K’Ogalo’s Confederation Cup task runs into storm after loss to Petro

James Magayi @PeopleSports11 Kenyan champions Gor Mahia ceded control of CAF Confederation Cup Group D to NA Hussein Dey after their 2-1 loss in Luanda, Angola coupled with a gutsy draw between...

Ministry to pay outstanding allowances of Leopards players

Amos Abuga @PeopleSports11 The government through the Ministry of Sports has committed to settle outstanding allowances owed to AFC Leopards players. Sports Cabinet Secretary Rashid Echesa...

Double medal winner at the 2015 Olympiad works

Lynette Matheka and Seth Mwaniki @PeopleSport11 The story of Susan Gatwiri, the winner of the prestigious Sports Personality of the Year (SOYA) award in the People Living with Disability...

IAAF refutes at Semenya sex reports

World and Olympic 800m champion Semenya. London, Thursday @PeopleSport11 Athletics’ governing body has denied it will tell a court female athletes with high testosterone levels like...

Lacazette sent off as Arsenal go down at Borisov in Europa League

BATE Borisov celebrate Stanislav Dragun’s goal against Arsenal in the Europa League PARIS, France, Feb 14 –  Arsenal face an uphill battle to progress in the Europa League after a 1-0 defeat...

Twenty golfers earn places in KCB-sponsored Sunshine Tour Karen Masters

Lynette Matheka @PeopleSports11 Twenty local golfers will get direct entries to the annual KCB-sponsored Karen Masters, a sanctioned Sunshine Tour event, through a Road to Masters qualifying...

New Zealand double World Cup winner Franks to join Northampton

New Saint: New Zealand’s Owen Franks will join brother Ben at English club Northampton next season © AFP / Ben STANSALL LONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 14 – The All Blacks’ double World...

SportPesa now on F1 grid after Racing Point deal

The new-look Racing Point F1 car after betting giants SportPesa came on board ahead of the 2019 season. Photo/COURTESY Local gaming firm SportPesa have made their entry into the lucrative...

Mickelson, Woods on hold as rain delays play at Riviera

Phil Mickelson walks off the 10th hole at Riviera Country Club after rain stopped play in the first round of the Genesis Open © GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP / Harry How LOS ANGELES, United...

Tae Kwondo federation hands over athletes for African games

Amos Abuga @peoplesport11 Kenya Taekwondo Federation (KTF) has handed over eight athletes to the National Olympics Committee Kenya (NOC-K) president Paul Tergat, as part of their continued...

Simeone signs new Atletico contract until 2022

Simeone has signed a new deal with Atletico © AFP/File / PIERRE-PHILIPPE MARCOU MADRID, Spain, Feb 14 – Diego Simeone has extended his contract as coach of Atletico Madrid until 2022, the club...

From dead and buried to live Champions League contenders

London, Thursday @PeopleSports11 It might have been easy for Tottenham and Mauricio Pochettino to throw in the towel.They were three games into their Champions League campaign this season and...

I am ‘unquestionably a woman’, says Semenya

Semenya is a two-time Olympic champion © AFP/File / Fabrice COFFRINI JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Feb 14 – South African 800m Olympic champion Caster Semenya on Thursday said she was...

Tuchel’s PSG finally show guts and team spirit

Paris St Germain’s 2-0 win against Manchester United at Old Trafford on Tuesday showed that the French champions may finally have found, under coach Thomas Tuchel, the heart and collective...

Special Olympics gold medallist Gatwiri struggling to make ends meet

Susan Gatwiri won gold in 3000m and 5000m thus helping Kenya to bag more fortunes in the Olympics as the country scooped a total of 26 gold, 2 silver and 12 bronze medals in the 2015 Special...

Family say no improvement yet for stroke-hit Kadenge

No improvement yet has been reported in the condition of ailing football legend Joe Kadenge, who is admitted at the Nairobi Hospital after suffering stroke on Wednesday. According to his son...

Kenya Tae Kwondo lists 2020 Olympic plans

Kenya Tae Kwondo rolls out 2020 Olympic programme. Photo/COURTESY NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 14 – The Kenya Tae Kwondo Federation has unveiled various teams for upcoming regional and international...

Manchester United counts cost of Mourinho’s departure

Sacking Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho cost Manchester United KSh2.5 billion (£19.6 million), the English Premier League soccer club said on Thursday, although it still expects to meet its...

Man Utd confirm Sh2.2bn Mourinho pay-off

Sacking Jose Mourinho cost Manchester United nearly £20 million © AFP/File / JOSE JORDAN LONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 14 – Manchester United revealed on Thursday that sacking Jose Mourinho cost...

Depleted Police braced for new KHU season

Former Kenya Hockey Union (KHU) premier league champions Kenya Police are braced for the new season where they are looking to reclaim back their crown with the 2019 season looming. Police lost the...

Scotland’s Jones set to miss rest of Six Nations

Scotland centre Huw Jones is unlikely to play any further part in the Six Nations © AFP/File / Andy BUCHANAN EDINBURGH, United Kingdom, Feb 14 – Scotland centre Huw Jones is expected to miss...

Real’s Ramos says he got yellow carded on purpose

Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos risks being hit with an extra game suspension which would rule him out of a potential Champions League quarter-final first leg after admitting he got booked on...

Man Utd youth coach who mentored Beckham, Giggs dies

Eric Harrison nurtured the talents of the ‘Class of ’92’ including David Beckham and Ryan Giggs at Manchester United © AFP/File / LEON NEAL LONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 14 – Eric Harrison,...

Gor to return Friday after CAF Cup loss at Petro Atletico

Gor Mahia FC will fly back to the country on Friday following their 2-1 CAF Confederation Cup loss to Petro Atletico in Luanda, Angola on Wednesday night. The Kenyan champions were scheduled to...

I feel more loved in Tanzania, admits Kagere

Former Gor Mahia striker Meddie Kagere pulled down the green and white of K’Ogalo and is now shining in the bright red of Tanzania’s Simba SC NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 14 – Former Gor Mahia...
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Kiambu Senator Kimani Wamatangi’s bodyguard was disarmed after drawing his gun when the politician’s structures were demolished in Nairobi.Wamatangi’s car wash and stalls were...
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