Kenyan News: Sports

Kipsang to lead Kenyan charges in Birmingham
Rotich, Kinyamal anchor mens 800m show as Chebet and Chepngéno battle in 1,500m and 5,000m races.
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Mwalala calls for focus as title-chasing Homeboyz face Gor Mahia
Kakamega Homeboyz head coach Bernard Mwalala has called for calm and focus as they tackle record Kenyan champions Gor Mahia in todays FKF Premier League match
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Achieng' eyeing fifth title against Kerwat in the United States
Commonwealth Games super lightweight champion Sarah Achieng is ready to add a fifth title to her collection, six months after she wore the last one in Nairobi.
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Prisons Kenya on mission to reclaim Club Championship title
Five-time Africa womens volleyball club champions Prisons Kenya are in Tunisia to end their nine-year title drought.
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All set for DTB Mombasa T20 Premier League
Cricket Kenya chairman Manoj Patel has called on cricket teams to invest in youth programs.
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Kenyan clubs chase elusive African volleyball crown
Pipeline, who last won the title in 2006, finished fifth last year.
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Shujaa lose to Fiji in Toulouse Sevens opener
Kenya Sevens kicked off the Toulouse Sevens on a low note after losing 29-5 to Olympic champions Fiji in their opening Group B match played at the Stade Ernest-Wallon
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Kenya Simbas back in the fray in South Africa
Odera noted that Nyambua’s leadership qualities will be vital in the game.
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Joint leaders Fortune, Bomet Police eye advantage in NSL
The two sides are locked in a tight race to win Kenya’s second tier league title.
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No room for slip ups for Tusker, Homeboyz in FKFPL
Leopards welcome Talanta at Nyayo.
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Kinyamal, Kipsang go hunting in Birmingham Diamond League
Kipsang will be seeking to replicate the gun-to-tape show in the men’s 1500m.
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Fiji run over Kenya Sevens in Toulouse
Kenya were to France at 11.05pm Friday.
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Kenya's world marathon record holders
World marathon record has remained in Kenya for 11 years – since 2011 when Patrick Makau set it at the Berlin Marathon.
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Origi set to leave Liverpool- destination revealed
Liverpool star-striker Divock Origi is set to join AC Milan on a free transfer after the expiration of his contract at English Premier League giants Liverpool.
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Convicted German athlete set to leave the country
The 25-year-old athlete was freed on Thursday after paying the fine.
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Tuchel underscores Kante's influence at Chelsea
Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel said it was a "miracle" they were set to finish third in the league given they have played much of the season without N'Golo Kante
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The pain and suffering of women referees
Competing in football, women transgress the boundaries traditionally associated with acceptable femininity.
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My life is in danger, says Kenyan runner Abraham Chelang’a
Gitonga confirmed that the case had been reported at the station.
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Patrick Vieira kicks fan during pitch invasion after Everton beat Crystal Palace
Crystal Palace manager Patrick Vieira was involved in an altercation with a fan in the wake of Thursdays 3-2 Premier League defeat at Everton
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Birmingham Diamond League: six events to watch
Thompson-Herah was a late withdrawal, but the women's 100m remains stacked.
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What is still at stake in Europe's top football leagues
Manchester City lead Liverpool by a single point heading into Sunday's final round of matches.
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Women referees endure and swallow pain during officiating matches
Competing in football, women transgress the boundaries traditionally associated with acceptable femininity.
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Kenya risk being locked out of Afcon qualifiers
Harambee Stars risk being locked out of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifiers that begin early next month.
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All eyes on McGrath as Shujaa seek redemption at Toulouse 7s
Focus will be on newly appointed Kenya Sevens head coach Damian McGrath as Shujaa seek to bounce back at the seventh leg of the World Rugby Sevens Series.
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Fans invade the pitch as Everton seal survival after epic comeback
Chelsea effectively guaranteed a third place finish with a 1-1 draw against Leicester.
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Calvert-Lewin secures Everton survival in epic win over Palace
Calvert-Lewin scored five minutes from time to guarantee Evertons Premier League survival as they rallied from two goals down to secure a thrilling 3-2 victory
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Chelsea set to finish third after Leicester draw
Marco Alonso scored a glorious equaliser to earn Chelsea a 1-1 home draw with Leicester City on Thursday and effectively seal third place in the Premier League ahead of the final round of fixtures.
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Kabras chase Kabeberi Sevens glory
Kenya Cup champions Kabras Sugar are confident of successful outing in the 2022 National Sevens Circuit
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Leopards pocket Sh5m from Shichenje’s move to Sweden
Shichenje was featuring for the famed Kakamega High School ‘s Maroon Commandoes.
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Qatar World Cup to feature female referees in first for tournament
Women referees will officiate matches at the men's World Cup for the first time in Qatar this year, the sport's governing body FIFA announced on Thursday.
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World rally champ Ogier craves another Safari Rally experience
Winning the Safari Rally will always stay special in my heart, says Ogier.
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Golf: Safaricom Tour heads to Nyali
The Safaricom Golf Tour has so far traversed seven locations across the country.
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8th leg Coast call it is
The Safaricom Golf Tour has so far traversed seven locations across the country.
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Kenya risks being locked out of Afcon qualifiers
Harambee Stars risk being locked out of the 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifiers that begin early next month.
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Deaflympics: Kenya's world beaters return home
Mukobe congratulated the team for putting Kenya’s name on the map once more.
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Songstress Meldine Sande aims to hit high note in Africa
Prisons left the country on Thursday.
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History as Fifa picks women referees for Qatar World Cup finals
Frappart, Mukansanga and Yamashita are among the 36 match referees.
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Shujaa seek redemption at Toulouse Sevens
Kenya Sevens will seeking to bounce back at the seventh leg of the World Rugby Sevens Series, Toulouse Sevens which kicks off on Friday at the Stade Ernest-Wallon in France.
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Basketball: Hope for Kayole as Bakee Mtaani launch Sh2.5million basketball ground
Aspiring basketball players from Kayole have a bright future after Bakee Mtaani on Wednesday launched the construction of Sh2.5 million basketball grounds at Umama grounds
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