Morata completes Chelsea move, targets silverware

Premier League champions Chelsea completed the signing of Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata on a five-year-deal on Friday in a deal reported to be worth up to 80 million euros ($92.2 million).

Mourinho ready to sacrifice one transfer target over costs

Jose Mourinho has warned that Manchester United will not pay over the odds for new players and is prepared to …

MYSA team off to Norway

The Mathare Youth Sports Association (MYSA) Under-14 boys' team left for Norway yesterday morning to take part…

Lukaku on target as United top City in Houston derby

Strikers Romelu Lukaku and Marcus Rashford delivered a devastating one-two punch just before half time to carr…

West Ham agree terms for striker Javier Hernandez

West Ham United have agreed a deal to sign Mexico striker Javier Hernandez from German side Bayer Leverkusen, …

Leicester knock back Roma bid for Mahrez

Leicester City manager Craig Shakespeare has confirmed the club received an offer from AS Roma for want-away w…

Liverpool sign left back Robertson from Hull as Stewart leaves

Liverpool have signed full back Andy Robertson from Hull City on a long-term contract, while midfielder Kevin …

Stoke snap up Zouma on loan from Chelsea

Stoke City have secured the signing of Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma on a season-long loan deal, they announced …

Conte confirms Costa has no future at Chelsea

Chelsea striker Diego Costa was told in January that he would not feature in the Premier League club's plans f…

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Conte confirms Costa has no future at Chelsea

Chelsea striker Diego Costa was told in January that he would not feature in the Premier League club's plans for the upcoming season, manager Antonio Conte said on Friday.

Picture this! Pensive Neymar stirs renewed PSG fever

Neymar's decision to post a photo of himself in thoughtful contemplation sparked a fresh wave of speculation that he is on the verge of sealing a world record 222-million-euro ($256.8 million) move from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain.

Kenya beat Benin in Davis Cup

Kenya put up a spirited fight to secure a deserved 2-1 victory over Benin in the ongoing Davis Cup Africa Zone Group 3 Tennis Championship night at the Solaimaneyah Club in Cairo, Egypt, on Wednesday.

Tough to take but good lesson –Oburu

AFC Leopards striker Vincent Oburu says the difference in class between their Kenyan All Star team and Cordoba CF is a tough lesson, but a good challenge for everyone back in Kenya.

US-based Saruni dropped from 800m team for World Championships

Two-time Olympic and world 800m champion David Rudisha and 2016 IAAF Diamond League winner Ferguson Rotich have been picked in the 800m squad to the 16th IAAF World Athletics Championships in London on August 4-12.

Omoto learns more with friendlies

Patilah Omoto admits the level of football in Spain is way up there, but insists the attitude of his team-mates is positive and willing to learn.

Why PSG require a Neymar

Paris Saint Germain need to sign a player of the calibre of Neymar or Kylian Mwbappe in their quest to win the Champions League, according to their coach Unai Emery.

Top players to miss as volleyball league serves-off in Nakuru

Players from defending champions General Service Unit (men) and Kenya Prisons (women) will miss the fifth leg of the National Volleyball League that serves off at the Afraha open grounds this morning.

Picture this! Pensive Neymar stirs renewed PSG fever

Neymar's decision to post a photo of himself in thoughtful contemplation sparked a fresh wave of speculation that he is on the verge of sealing a worl…

Morata completes Chelsea move, targets silverware

Premier League champions Chelsea completed the signing of Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata on a five-year-deal on Friday in a deal reported to be wor…

Conte confirms Costa has no future at Chelsea

Chelsea striker Diego Costa was told in January that he would not feature in the Premier League club's plans for the upcoming season, manager Antonio …

Stoke snap up Zouma on loan from Chelsea

Stoke City have secured the signing of Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma on a season-long loan deal, they announced on Friday.…

US-based Saruni dropped from 800m team for World Championships

Two-time Olympic and world 800m champion David Rudisha and 2016 IAAF Diamond League winner Ferguson Rotich have been picked in the 800m squad to the 1…

Kipchoge returns to the road at Berlin Marathon

Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge will make return to the road race circuit at the 2017 Berlin Marathon in September having come agonisingly close to br…

AK agonises over 800m duo Rotich and Rudisha

Athletics Kenya was last evening expected to whittle down the men’s 800m men squad for London Worlds from five to four.…

Stoke City approach Manchester United for winger

Stoke City have approached Manchester United to see if they can sign Ashley Young.…

Cristiano Ronaldo reveals his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez is pregnant

Football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has finally confirmed his girlfriend Georgina Rodriguez is pregnant after months of rumours.…

West Ham hope to finalize switch for ex-Manchester United star Javier Hernandez

West Ham are reportedly edging closer to finalising a deal for former Manchester United striker Javier Hernandez.…

Alexis adds fuel to exit rumors in interview with radio station

Arsenal playmaker Alexis Sanchez seems determined to look for an exit away from the North London side.…

Rugby: Simbas beat Senegal in Gold Cup

Kenya stayed unbeaten in the Rugby Africa Gold Cup with a 45-25 win over Senegal at the RFUEA grounds yesterday.…

Rugby: Coach Paarwater warns Simbas

Kenya Simbas head coach Jerome Paarwater has warned his players not to get carried away by their historic 100-10 humiliation of Tunisia ahead of today…

Rugby: Nakuru RFC set to retain top players

Top Fry Nakuru RFC will not release three of her top players to Kenya Cup league champions Kabras Sugar RFC. Deputy coach Felix Oloo said Michael Okom…

Simbas wary of Tunisian threat: Habimana warns his side against complacency as they face North African side

The host team will be banking on their past form against their opponents to pull a win in rugby tie…

Wanja named in Malkia Strikers squad after rescinding retirement decision

Celebrated Kenya Pipeline setter Janet Wanja has been included in the provisional 24-member Kenya Women's national team, Malkia Strikers, for the upco…

Volleyball: Epoloto re-appointed as national men’s team coach

Former General Service Unit coach Moses Epoloto has been reappointed as the national men’s volleyball team head coach, The Standard Sports can revea…

Transition: Referees instructor Salamba passes on

The Kenyan volleyball fraternity is mourning following the death of legendary referee instructor and administrator Miendo Alfonse Maclean Salamba.…

Cricket: Obuya tournament renamed as sponsors come on board

The annual Obuya Cricket Academy tournament has taken a new name and partner.…

More must be done to help U-19 cricket team

Finally, there is something uplifting from the Kenyan crease to write home about. We can as well argue that there have been many positive things about…

Cricket: Kenyans in must win tie

Kenya U-19 cricket team faces Uganda today in a must-win match if they are to have a chance of qualifying for the World Cup in New Zealand in 2018.…

It's two on the trot for Kenya: Hosts defeat Bostwana by seven wickets in Under-19 tourney at Gymkhana

Chasing 140, opening duo of Gandhi and Musyoka steady hosts' ship in vital win.…

Kenyan boxer Raymond ‘King Kong’ Ochieng knocks out American heavyweight champion David ‘Nino’ Rodriguez

Kenya’s heavyweight Raymond ‘King Kong’ Ochieng made history on Friday night when he knocked down America’s and world champion David ‘Nino‚Ä…

Horn stuns Pacquiao to win WBO welterweight world title

Australia's Jeff Horn stunned Filipino Manny Pacquiao in a bloody Brisbane battle to claim a unanimous 12-round decision and win the WBO world welterw…

Pacquiao ready for face off

Manny Pacquiao isn’t saying it publicly, preferring not to dwell too much on landing a knockout blow.…

Arsenal hit by food poisoning in Hong Kong ahead of Bayern win

Arsenal were hit by food poisoning in Shanghai that ruled several key players out of their pre-season friendly with Bayern Munich on Wednesday, manage…

Kenyan star Champions League dream crumbles

Kenyan international Amos Ekhalie clocked 90 minutes as his side was bundled out of Champions League next round, after Mariehamn suffered a humiliatin…

Tae Kwondo Association ready to withdraw case

Kenya Tae Kwondo Association (KTA) official George Wesonga has said they are ready to withdraw a court case to pave way for elections of the national …

CHESS: KCB and Equity to represent Kenya

Two clubs will represent the country in this year’s African Club Chess Championships to be held in Cairo, Egypt, from July 23 to August 1.…

Basketball: Nets clinch Junior NBA Kenya League as NBA star Michael McAdoo offers tips to youngsters

Slums Dunk Nets from Mathare are the inaugural Junior NBA Kenya League champions.…

Basketball: Zetech teams post mixed results

Zetech University ended the Kenya Basketball Federation (KBF) men's Premier League first leg with a 59-51 loss to Umoja at Nyayo gymnasium.…

Warriors beat Cavaliers to clinch NBA title

The Golden State Warriors beat the Cleveland Cavaliers 129-120 on Monday to win their second NBA championship in three seasons and cap a near-perfect …

Hockey: USIU-A emerge top in battle of students

United States International University of Africa (USIU-A) beat Kenya College of Accountancy University (KCAU) 2-0 in a Kenya Hockey Union men’s Prem…

Hockey: Warriors tackle Police in KHU league match

It will be a battle of former champions as bitter rivals Butali Sugar Warriors and Kenya Police face off in a Kenya Hockey Union men’s Premier Leagu…

Hockey: Scorpions sting Multimedia in league tie at City Park

Ruth Adhiambo bagged a hat-trick as Strathmore University Scorpions fired six past hapless Multimedia University in a Kenya Hockey Union women’s lea…

Mbua tames wind, nerves to win at Nyali as Gathumbi takes charge of action in Thika

Mombasa's Mark Mbua got a standing ovation from fellow golfers at the Nyali Golf Club when he sunk a birdie on the final par three-18th hole to win th…

Gor floors 154 golfers for victory in Nakuru tournament

Kisila Gor wins the Vivo Energy Golf Championships in Nakuru.…

Golf: Mombasa golfer sinks rare birdie for victory over the weekend

Oyaro, the man to beat in Nyali as Okello and Shah triumph at Muthaiga and Thika tournaments…

Golf: Kenyans ready to defend Victoria trophy

For the next four days, attention of golf enthusiasts will shift to Uganda for the annual Victoria Golf Cup Championships.…

Kenya beat Benin in Davis Cup

Kenya put up a spirited fight to secure a deserved 2-1 victory over Benin in the ongoing Davis Cup Africa Zone Group 3 Tennis Championship night at th…

Top players to miss as volleyball league serves-off in Nakuru

Players from defending champions General Service Unit (men) and Kenya Prisons (women) will miss the fifth leg of the National Volleyball League that s…

Changawa leads Kenya to second win

Ismael Changawa steered Kenya to their second victory in the ongoing Davis Cup Africa Zone Group 3 Tennis Championships at the Solaimaneyah Club in Ca…

Kenya off to flying start: Kotecha, Changawa and Kibet in perfect wins

No let-up as the locals seek glory in the Davis Cup Africa Zone tournament.…

All is not well at Olympics body

Work on the 16-storey National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) headquarters has stalled due to uncertainty regarding the pending elections.…

Olympics: The game of musical chairs continues

The IOC issues yet another ultimatum to sports team…

Elections: NOCK fails to set new elections date

National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) and its affiliates once agian failed to agree on new dates to hold elections despite a directive by the Gov…

What President Uhuru told NOCK

It took the intervention of President Uhuru Kenyatta to break the impasse that has bedevilled the elections of the national Olympic body.…