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The Standard – Kenya: Mozzart Bet unveils Daily Jackpot winner, gifts AFCON challenge participants | The Standard

Joel Anjichi Buchichi (middle) displays his Sh10 million dummy cheque alongside Mozzart Bet communications official Frank Okoth Joel Anjichi Buchichi is the winner of the latest Sh10 million Mozzart Daily Jackpot. On Friday, August 16, the 36-year-old was unveiled to the public at the Mozzart Offices, Ronald Ngala Street...

The Standard – Kenya: Kamusinga, Dagoretti win hockey and basketball matches | The Standard

Friends School Kamusinga’s Emmanuel Komei in past action. Former East Africa boys’ hockey champions Friends School Kamusinga yesterday made their intentions to reclaim their title known with an emphatic 5-0 over hosts Juhudi at St Constantine grounds. The Kenyan lads were no match for their Tanzanian opponents and four minutes...

The Standard – Kenya: African Games: Make us proud in Morocco, President Kenyatta urges athletes | The Standard

President Uhuru Kenyatta hands over the national flag to the Kenyan team to the African Games in Morocco, led by team captain Julius Yego (right) at State House, Nairobi, on Monday. President Uhuru Kenyatta has asked the Kenyan team to the African Games to make the country proud through...

The Standard – Kenya: Rashford: This is what I told Pogba before he wasted the opportunity to win game for Man United | The...

Paul Pogba of Manchester United Marcus Rashford had no issue with Paul Pogba taking Man Utd's penalty against Wolves , despite the Frenchman's eventual miss. Pogba saw his spot kick saved by Wolves stopper Rui Patricio as United played out a 1-1 draw at Molyneux. It was the second penalty awarded to...

The Standard – Kenya: Gor Mahia, Bandari take positives ahead of crunch CAF competitions | The Standard

William Wadri (left) of Bandari challenges Gor Mahia's Kenneth Muguna during their Kenyan Premier League Super Cup match at Kenyatta Stadium, Machakos on Sunday. Sunday’s KPL Super Cup match in Machakos presented a perfect opportunity for Gor Mahia and Bandari to gauge themselves ahead of their crunch return...

The Standard – Kenya: Mwamba close gap on KCB in Sevens race | The Standard

Mwamba RFC's Collins Injera during a past Kenya Cup action. (Photo: Courtesy) The four-time Circuit champions cut the bankers lead to three points ahead of the penultimate leg, Christie Sevens slated for next weekend. With two legs to go, battle for this year’s national Sevens Circuit title is evenly poised...

The Standard – Kenya: Kenyan swimmers reign supreme | The Standard

Loreto Convent’s Samantha Hawala during the East Africa secondary school games in Arusha, Tanzania. Kenyans maintained their dominance in the pool to retain their overall East Africa Schools swimming title. The Kenyan boys and girls were unrivaled in the pool winning both title and maintain a 100 percent win...

The Standard – Kenya: Lampard urges tired Chelsea to show more personality | The Standard

August 18, 2019 Chelsea manager Frank Lampard reacts REUTERS Frank Lampard admitted fatigue was a factor in Chelsea's 1-1 draw against Leicester, but the Blues boss demanded his players show more "personality" as his wait for a first win goes on. Thrashed 4-0 at Manchester United last weekend and beaten on...

The Standard – Kenya: Ole Gunnar sends powerful message after Pogba took Man Utd penalty over Marcus Rashford | The Standard

Pogba saw his penalty saved by Rui Patricio (Image: Getty Images) Ole Gunnar Solskjaer refused to blame Paul Pogba after the Manchester United star missed a penalty in Monday's 1-1 draw at Wolves after taking spot-kick duties from Marcus Rashford. Pogba wasted a chance to give United their second successive Premier...

The Standard – Kenya: Cherono to headline national championships | The Standard

5000m runner Mercy Cherono in training session ahead of Rio Olympics 2016 at Kipchoge Stadium in Eldoret, Uasin Gishu County on July 20, 2016 AK to use the National Championships starting Tuesday to select the men and women’s 10,000m team for the World Championships. Big show awaits the athletics...

The Standard – Kenya: FIFA Puskas Award 2019 shortlist announced | The Standard

Andros Townsend celebrates scoring a goal against Manchester City in the Premier League Crystal Palace's Andros Townsend will vie with Lionel Messi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic after FIFA announced its shortlist for this year's Puskas Award. England winger Townsend's stunning volley against Manchester City at the Etihad last term is one of the 10 contenders announced...

The Standard – Kenya: Mugs of Mugs offers perfect training ground for Lusaka-bound team | The Standard

Jadini Nzomo of Samurai during the 6 goals International Tournament against White Cap Lager at Nairobi Polo Club on Friday, Sept 14, 2018. The Mugs of Mugs Polo Championships provided a perfect opportunity for gelling and training session of the national Junior team heading to Zambia tomorrow for the...

The Standard – Kenya: Balotelli switch CONFIRMED | The Standard

Balotelli returns to Italy Italian striker Mario Balotelli has joined his hometown club Brescia on a free transfer, the Serie A side said on Sunday. Balotelli, who was released by Marseille at the end of last season, returns to Italy for his third stint after playing for Inter, where he won...

The Standard – Kenya: Mwamba switch off Homeboyz tune to win Prinsloo Sevens as Italy veteran Ghiraldini returns from injury for World Cup |...

Stanbic Mwamba Rfc celebrates after wining the Prinsloo sevens at Nakuru Athletics club on August 18,2019.Photo:Kipsang Joseph/Standard Stanbic Mwamba beat Menengai cream Homeboyz RFC 12-7 to win the Prinsloo Sevens title in the final, yesterday, at Nakuru Athletics Club. Mwamba’s Collins Injera touched down few minutes to second half before Tony Omondi...

The Standard – Kenya: Barcelona’s Coutinho: This is why I have joined Bayern Munich | The Standard

Philippe Coutinho has spoken of his delight after joining Bayern Munich (Image: Bayern Munich /Twitter) Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho has joined Bayern Munich on a one-year loan worth 8.5 million euros ($9.5 million) with an option to buy, the Spanish club confirmed Monday. "The agreement provides for an option for Bayern to...

The Standard – Kenya: Martial Arts: Kenyan team off to World event in Korea | The Standard

Fatuma Ali from Kenya displays some katas during the opening of the 2018 Mombasa Open Tong-il Moo-do championship at the Aga Khan Academy hall, Sept 09, 2018. . Kenya has picked a strong team of 35 athletes for the second 2019 Chungju World Martial Arts Masterships championship from August 24 to September...

The Standard – Kenya: Former England defender Ashley Cole calls time on 20-year career | The Standard

Ashley Cole has announced his retirement from professional football Former England, Arsenal and Chelsea defender Ashley Cole, one of the most decorated players in English domestic football, announced his retirement from the game on Sunday, bringing an end to a colourful 20-year career. The 38-year-old, who also had spells at AS...

The Standard – Kenya: Former champs Laiser Hill leave homeboys Don Bosco in shock | The Standard

Buru Buru High School's Chantal Kiyobe is challenged by Lydia Uimana (left) of LDK School, Rwanda at St Constantine Girls during the 18th edition of East Africa Secondary Schools Games in Arusha, Tanzania on Saturday 17 Aug, 2019. Former East Africa boys basketball champions Laiser Hill yesterday launched their...

The Standard – Kenya: Olympic legend Robert Ouko dies before realizing his retirement dream | The Standard

Olympic relay champion Robert Ouko dies at his Ngong home at the age of 70 Olympic relay champion Robert Ouko, a member of 4x400 metres relay team that won the first ever Olympic gold for Kenya in the 1972 Munich Olympic Games, has passed on. The 71-year-old died on the...

The Standard – Kenya: Golf: Nakuru Golf Club turns 90 this year | The Standard

Former Nakuru Golf Club Chairman/Captain Moses Kiragu follows his tee-shot at the par 72 course, August 18, 2019. Lawrence Nganga, who scored 38 stableford points, won the overall prize in the inaugural All Captains Prize golf tournament at the par 73 Nakuru Golf Club, over the weekend. Nganga, a member of Thika Sports Club...

The Standard – Kenya: Alexis Sanchez rejects Roma transfer as Man Utd flop determined to star for Red Devils | The Standard

Man Utd hopeful of offloading Alexis Sanchez Manchester United flop Alexis Sanchez has turned down the chance to breathe life into his flagging career with Italian outfit Roma. United were willing to pay a huge chunk of his £560,000-a-week wages after the two clubs had agreed a loan deal with...

The Standard – Kenya: Gor face Bandari test in Super Cup | The Standard

Gor Mahia Kenneth Muguna against Nasr Athletic Hussein Dey from Algeria during their CAF Confederation cup group D match at Kasarani Stadium on Sunday 24/02/19 Newly appointed Gor Mahia captain Kenneth Muguna feels the increased responsibility of wearing the armband will not affect his performance on the pitch in the...

The Standard – Kenya: Schools: Kakamega and Dagoretti humble opponents in rugby 15s | The Standard

Dagoreti School's Derrick Wandera of Nairobi is Challenged by Inol Akol of Laiser Hill School during Kenya Secondary Schools Sports Term 1 National games at Embu University grounds. Former East Africa rugby 15s champions Kakamega High started their quest to reclaim their title with a 46-0 victory over Kangaru...

The Standard – Kenya: Pep Guardiola explains altercation with Sergio Aguero during Man City’s draw with Tottenham | The Standard

Aguero stormed off and to the bench (Image: Sky Sports) Pep Guardiola and Sergio Aguero were involved in a heated war of words on the touchline after the Manchester City star was substituted in Saturday's clash with Tottenham Hotspur. Aguero had scored to put City 2-1 up at the Etihad...

The Standard – Kenya: Malkia Strikers look prepared to defend title | The Standard

Malkia Strikers, From Left- Janet Wanja, Mercy Moim, Violet Makuto, Noel Nasimiyu and Edith Mukuvilani during their match of the 2017 CAVB Zone V World Championship Qualifiers against Rwanda at Kasarani Gymnasiun on Saturday, July 29, 2017. Malkia Strikers head coach Paul Bitok has earmarked Cameroon as their main...

The Standard – Kenya: Lionesses fall to South Africa in crucial match | The Standard

Fresha Awino (left) of Top Fry Nakuru battles for the ball with Christabel Lindo Tata of Northern Surbubs during the Great Rift 10 Aside at Nakuru Athletics club (NAC ) on March 30, 2018 .Photo:Kipsang Joseph/Standard Kenya’s dream of playing at the global showpiece is still alive as they will...

The Standard – Kenya: IDPA Shooting: Mombasa gears up for Crown Paints NGAO shoot | The Standard

Chairman of Firearms Licensing Board Charles Mukindia (left) and NGAO Vice-Chairman and Master shooter Sammy Onyango. Bamburi Rifle Club will host an IDPA-sanctioned tournament on August 30. It is  organised by the Kenya Gun Owners Association (NGAO). The tournament’s match director Master Sammy Onyango, who will also be the Chief...

The Standard – Kenya: Athletics: Kenyan girls seek to reclaim lost crown | The Standard

Kenya will be aiming for an improved perfomance in athletics at this year’s East Africa Secondary Schools Games that begin today in Arusha, Tanzania. One would have expected Kenya to call the shots in the discipline, but that has not always been the case with Uganda proving to be a...

The Standard – Kenya: Aubameyang sinks Burnley to maintain Arsenal’s winning start | The Standard

Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang sealed the win against Burnley Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was Arsenal's match-winner again as the Gabon forward sealed a 2-1 victory against Burnley to extend his side's perfect start to the Premier League season on Saturday. Aubameyang had netted the only goal in last weekend's win at...

The Standard – Kenya: Top football official banned for life | The Standard

FIFA Headquarters Former South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) treasurer and executive committee member Romer Osuna has been banned for life and fined one million Swiss francs (827,061.5 pounds) for bribery, the world soccer body FIFA said on Thursday. FIFA said the proceedings against the Bolivian referred in particular to...
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