Category Archives: Sports

Kenyan teen scoops top position at the Formula BMW Asia Cup Series


First-time Kenyan racer Jeremy Wahome ensured Kenya was a strong contender in the fast paced sport of Formula car racing. The 16 year old successfully achieved three rookie wins, two second place finishes and one third place finish at the Formula BMW Asia Cup Series held at the world famous Sepang International Circuit in Malaysia. “Participating in the Asia Cup ... Read More »

Messi skips holiday to spend time in Gabon


Footballer Lionel Messi by-passed a much-needed opportunity to rest after a demanding but fruitful 2014/15 season to spend a few days in Gabon. Messi was in the West African Country at the invited of President Ali Bongo Ondimba and former team-mate Etoo, who has projects in the country. According to, Messi laid a foundation stone to one of the ... Read More »

Airtel Rising Stars to bring alive young Kenya’s soccer dreams


Airtel Kenya has today announced that it will launch its annual edition of the Airtel Rising Stars championships on 24th June 2015. The programme focuses on identifying and nurturing budding soccer talent from the grassroots onto the national stage. Airtel Rising Stars (ARS), an initiative of Airtel across Africa has a wide program that provides  a platform for upcoming soccer ... Read More »

Infographic: Mayweather vs Pacquiao #MayPac

Manny vs Money

This is probably the biggest boxing match in recent history. On 2nd May at 3am (Kenyan Time), American Floyd Mayweather and Filipino Manny Pacquiao will go at each other in a fight that is expected to be viewed across the globe. Below is an infographic showing the worth, record and cash prize the two will get. Read More »

Strathmore cruises to finals of Universities basketball tourney

Basketball Zuku

Strathmore University Basketball team thrashed its Counterpart University of Eldoret 112/39 to book a ticket to the finals of the 2015 edition of the Zuku Universities Basketball league that entered its home stretch at the Kasarani indoor Arena. Strathmore will meet a relatively new entrant into the Universities basketball tourney Zetech University College who outran Egerton University Njoro 79/59 to ... Read More »

USIU Flames first Varsity side to win basketball league

USIU Champs

  The USIU flames dethroned defending champions Kenya Ports Authority to be crowned the new Kenya Basketball Federation (KBF) Women Premier League Champions after beating KPA 3-1 in a best of five series final at Nyayo Stadium on Sunday 1st February, 2015. The Zone 5 defending champions went through an impressive playoff run before last Sundays final, beating Safe Spaces 2-0 ... Read More »

3 things LVG needs to do to secure Champions League spot for MUFC


The appointment of Louis van Gaal as Man Utd’s manager brought lots of joy to the Old Trafford faithful. The 63-year Old’s heroics while in-charge of Netherlands in Brazil at the Fifa World Cup raised their expectations. The unbeaten record during United’s pre-season campaign in the United States galvanized their fans hopes in the former Ajax manager. A king had ... Read More »

Varsities rep resigns from rugby board

Rugby Super Series

A board member representing University caucus at the Kenya Rugby Union has resigned. Peninah, who is the current Sports Director at Kenyatta University, resigned on Tuesday. KRU Ag Chairman Gabriel Ouko accepted Peninah’s resignation through a statement posted on the KRU website. “On behalf of the Board of the Kenya Rugby Union, I do hereby regrettably accept the resignation of ... Read More »

Machine on the brink of relegation after losing to Blak Blad


Kenyatta University’s Blak Blad inched closer to safety with a 30-13 win over UoN’s Machine at the KCB Sports Club in Ruaraka. Allan Asige put Blak Blad ahead with a try after two minutes of play before Steven Odhiambo doubled their lead thirteen minutes later, his unconverted try seeing the Kenyatta University side go 10-0 up.  Machine would cut the ... Read More »

5 players EPL will lose to AFCON 2015


The biggest trophy in Africa is up for grabs. The 16-nation football showpiece will take place in Equatorial Guinea from January 17th to February 8th. Ghana, Algeria, South Africa and Senegal are in the same group, a group expected to have lots of fireworks. However, during Africa’s finest competition, many teams in the Premier League will be in a limbo ... Read More »