Home » Sports

Category Archives: Sports

4 top clashes in the Champions League group stages

Messi and Neymar during the FIFA Club World Cup Final match between Santos and FC Barcelona at the International Yokohama Stadium on December 18, 2011 in Yokohama, Japan.

The much anticipated draw for the Uefa Champions’ League group stages is finally out. This has reduced to a small extent the adrenaline in most football fans’ stomach. However, there are certain group stage matches that will determine who proceeds to the last 16 and who goes to Europa League. These encounters are not only adrenaline rushing but also brutal. ... Read More »

5 Youngsters who will light up EPL 2014/2015


  “Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them,” remarked William Shakespeare. Well, this season’s EPL will see a couple of youngsters battling for greatness having wormed their way into the first team. There will be challenges, triumphs and disappointments but those who are resilient and consistent will carry the day. 1. Adnan Januzaj ... Read More »

Will 2014/2015 EPL season be the most intriguing?

Arsenal vs Man Utd

With just a week left before the English Premier League kicks off, students are warming up to what looks like the most exciting and competitive season yet, with up to five serious contenders for the title. Endless arguments on which team will win this season’s Premier League cannot go unnoticed.  Those who are super confident about their team have the ... Read More »

Kazakh teen too beautiful for volleyball


Sabina Altynbekova is a no ordinary doe-eyed fresh faced girl. Sabina, aged 17 is among the few people in this world who can say they have an anime (Japanese animation) made in her likeness and about 45, 131 followers on Instagram. The statuesque teen rose to stardom during the Asian Championship U-19 volleyball competition in Taipei where fan turnout significantly ... Read More »

American Football officially launched in Kenya at UoN

american football at UoN

International Federation of American Football President Tommy Wikings said launching the game in Kenya is a platform for expanding the game in the region. “The task is not for you (pioneers) to play the game, but to open way for others who are coming after you,” said Wikings. He pledged support for the University of Nairobi team, but only after ... Read More »

Africa university games comes to a close at UoN

FASU Official opening_0

The 7th All Africa University Games officially came to an end on 17th July 2014 at a closing ceremony held at the University of Nairobi (UoN) Sports Grounds, where more than 13 countries from different parts of Africa and 500 student athletes had participated.  The games that were competed include;  soccer, karate, netball, swimming, table tennis, track and field events, ... Read More »

The best World Cup young players are…


With Germany lifting the glorious World Cup in Brazil, these three young players have been identified as outstanding by FIFA and Hyundai as an official partner:    Paul Pogba (France) The 21 year old defensive midfielder has a goal and an assist to his name in this World Cup. FIFA has named Pogba as the best young player but his ... Read More »

Poll: Who will win the World Cup?

world cup

Football fans across the globe have got a good dose of entertainment in Brazil 2014 World Cup. After the shock exits and the rise of new stars in the group stages and quarter finals, four of the footballing giants will battle it out in the semi-finals. Host Brazil take on Germany, while Argentina will face Netherlands for a spot in ... Read More »

China student jumps to death after losing Sh280K in World Cup bets

world cup

A college student in China leaped to his death after losing more than $3,000 gambling on the World Cup, state media reported Tuesday. The second-year student, identified only by his surname Lin, jumped from the seventh floor of a building on his campus on Monday, the Information Times said, citing a witness. “I heard him say ‘do not force me’ ... Read More »

5 Young Stars to watch in the #WorldCup

Divock Origi

If the group games are anything to go by, the 2014 world cup will probably go down as one of the most exciting world cups in recent times. At the heart of the matches is the battle of youth over experience and team spirit over individual stars. Ghana’s Black Stars, which gave Germany a run for its money with a ... Read More »

Scroll To Top