Kenyan News: Sports

Why Chepngetich deserves to be named 2021 Athlete of the Year
Faith Chepngetich exceeded all expectations in 2021. She retained her Olympic 1500m crown in a Games record.
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Maniwa T20 Premier League heads to final
The Maniwa Cup T20 has been played over the last four weeks.
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MMUST ready for glory dance as Kenya Cup action kicks off
Western-based side eye playoff slot in second season in top flight, Kabras host Blak Blad.
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Olaba bags double gold at Masters event
Olaba's national record in shot put (15.39), set during the All Africa Games at Moi International Sports Centre Kasarani in 1987, is yet to be broken.
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Mixed results for Shujaa in 7s series opener in Dubai
Kenya 7s team lose two and win one as 2022 World Sevens Series kick off in Dubai.
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Italy, Portugal in same World Cup play-off bracket
Portugal coach Fernando Santos said all the focus now was "to beat Turkey".
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Clubs beef up squad ahead of Saturday Kenya Cup kick off
All guns will be traded on dominant defending champions KCB Rugby Club who have won the finals four times in a row.
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Mark Harrison patiently works on ‘total football’ project at Gor
Derby is an English city on the banks of the River Derwent in Derbyshire.
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Shujaa to renew rivalry with Fiji in Dubai 7s quarterfinals
Kenya will face Olympic champions Fiji in the fourth quarterfinal match set for 10:34am East African Time.
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Emily Chebet banks on experience to yield title
Winners of men and women’s 21km races will go home Sh500,000 richer.
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Steve Omondi: It was reckless to arrest Mwendwa and fail to charge him
If the state doesn’t produce a charge sheet this time, it will all amount to a persecution rather than a prosecution.
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Shujaa scrape through to Dubai 7s quarters
Shujaa book Fiji in quarter-final stage.
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Warriors eye top spot as Lakeside lie in wait
Thunder beat Ulinzi 64-56 with-lowly rated Lakeside also denying the soldiers one vital point in Kisumu.
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Okutoyi crowned 2021 Africa Junior Champion
Okutoyi, 17, last won an ITF tournament during the J4 Nairobi II in January this year on her way to her career-high ranking of 127.
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Odera, Wanyoike to renew rivalry at Nyanza Badminton Open
The annual tournament returns after a year out with last years edition having been shelved due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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KCB bank on new signings in tricky Kenya Cup opener
KCB are chasing their fifth consecutive Kenya Cup crown.
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Kenya Sevens edge Spain to bag first win at Dubai 7s
Shujaa headed into the much after suffering back-to-back defeats to USA and Argentina and needed a win to keep the quarterfinals hopes alive.
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Okutoyi crowned Africa Junior champion in Tunisia
Okutoyi picked 200 points for ITF ranking from the tournament.
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Shujaa face Spain in must-win match after poor Dubai 7s start
Kenya will need to beat Spain in the 4:02 PM kick-off to keep their hopes of qualifying for the quarters alive.
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Caf backs biennial World Cup
The Africa Cup of Nations is also held after two years.
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Rangnick set to take over at Man Utd, says lawyer
Rangnick is poised to sign a deal until May 2022.
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Shujaa dumped out of Dubai 7s Main Cup
Kenya will end the day with a date against Spain at 4.02pm.
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Lion-hearted Matano rallies Tusker for 'mission impossible'
Matano has never beaten a North African team in a continental match.
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Nick Mwendwa arrested, again
Nation Sport understands that Mwendwa was arrested at around 12:15pm.
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Maradona tributes the backdrop as rattled Napoli aim to bounce back
Now Napoli fans will be able to collectively express their love for Maradona in the stadium.
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USA edge Shujaa in Dubai 7s opener
Kenya face Argentina and Spain later in the day.
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Covid cases force Nagelsmann into a reshuffle at Bayern Munich
Usually a winger, Nkunku, 24, shone with two goals and an assist in the thrashing of Brugge.
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Real Madrid target statement win over Sevilla in La Liga battle
Ancelotti's hands-off style of management appears to be going down well with Madrid's players.
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Kiptanui advises young athletes to plan for retirement
Former world 3,000m steeplechase record holder Moses Kiptanui has urged young athletes to ensure they plan for their future.
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Onyango ready for title defence on December 4
National light welterweight champion George 'King' Onyango is set to defend his title in a 10-round bout on December 4.
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Heptathlone national record holder shines at Africa Masters meet
Heptathlone national record holder Caroline Kola clocked 87.72 to win women's 60-year-old 400m category at the ongoing 13th edition of Africa Masters
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Tuchel's Chelsea the example for Man United to follow
Tuchel's men hold a three-point lead over City at the top of the table.
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Kenya Sevens to face USA in Dubai 7s opener at 9am
Kenya Sevens will be hoping to kick off the 2022 World 7s Series season on a high note when they play USA at the Dubai Sevens on Friday from 9am East
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Kenya Simbas thrash Barcelona to end South Africa tour on a high
Kenya Simbas on Thursday ended their South Africa tour on a high note after thrashing Diables Barcelona 59-6 in a match played at Bloemfontein.
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Crouch, hold, engage! Inaugural women’s league set for kick-off
Mwamba face Nakuru in season opener at RFUEA grounds.
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Kosgei among the big names as Nakuru readies for race
Already, more than 500 athletes have shown keen interest to participate.
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Mukoswa, Koskei reign at Africa Masters
Koskei will be hoping for a second title in the W35 400m hurdles on Friday.
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Cellestine Olilo: Battle to restore hygiene to Kenyan football has started
The move to close Mwendwa’s file and refund the Sh4 million cash bail has invited all manner of interpretations.
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Hockey: Wazalendo knocked out of Africa Cup in Ghana
Kenyas Wazalendo Hockey Club are out of the 2021 Africa Cup for Clubs Championship.
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