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News Kenya Sports: Battle for Kenya Open slots intensifies as Safari Tour heads to Sigona

Published on: Wednesday 22 January 2020
Battle for Kenya Open slots intensifies as Safari Tour heads to Sigona
News source: https://the-star.co.ke/sports/golf/2020-01-23-battle-for-kenya-open-slots-intensifies-as-safari-tour-heads-to-sigona/

“At KBL, we are always committed to contributing to the growth of sports in Kenya. Johnnie Walker has a rich history in supporting golf not only locally but internationally and we are excited to be ...

News Kenya Sports: Kenya hunt first win as show draws to a close

Published on: Wednesday 22 January 2020
Kenya hunt first win as show draws to a close
News source: https://the-star.co.ke/sports/2020-01-22-kenya-hunt-first-win-as-show-draws-to-a-close/

The side will play their last fixture against a yet to be determined team on Saturday to establish who finishes 15th and 16th (last) in the competitions. This will go down as Kenya's worst feat at the ...

News Kenya Sports: Kenya's former marathon record holder Kipsang banned for doping

Published on: Friday 10 January 2020
Kenya's former marathon record holder Kipsang banned for doping
News source: https://sports.yahoo.com/kenyas-former-marathon-record-holder-kipsang-banned-doping-170013316--oly.html

Former world marathon record holder Wilson Kipsang was on Friday handed a provisional ban for doping by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU). The 37-year-old Kenyan was suspended "for whereabouts failures and tampering", both violations of World Athletics' anti-doping rules, the AIU announced

News Kenya Sports: Ruthless Kabras maintain Kenya Cup lead

Published on: Sunday 12 January 2020
Ruthless Kabras maintain Kenya Cup lead
News source: https://www.nation.co.ke/sports/rugby/Ruthless-Kabras-maintain-Kenya-Cup-lead/1106-5416506-145qsye/index.html

Kabras and KCB have nine wins and a loss each but the Western Kenya side enjoys a bonus point atop the standings at the contest ... They are eight clear of Masinde Muliro, who won on the road, ...

News Kenya Sports: Aditi Ashok in second spot in Kenya Open

Published on: Saturday 07 December 2019
Aditi Ashok in second spot in Kenya Open
News source: https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/sports/golf/top-stories/aditi-ashok-in-second-spot-in-kenya-open/articleshow/72419968.cms

Golf News: Indian golfer Aditi Ashok on Saturday inched towards a top bracket finish as she shot five-under 67 in the third round of the Magical Kenya Ladies Ope

News Kenya Sports: Kenya’s Titus Ekiru breaks course record in Honolulu Marathon win

Published on: Sunday 08 December 2019
Kenya’s Titus Ekiru breaks course record in Honolulu Marathon win
News source: https://www.staradvertiser.com/2019/12/08/sports/sports-breaking/kenyas-titus-ekiru-breaks-course-record-in-honolulu-marathon-win/

Titus Ekiru of Kenya broke the course record in repeating his victory of last year, winning the 47th Honolulu Marathon with a time of 2:07:59 this morning. Wilson Chebet finished second in 2:13:13. In ...

News Kenya Sports: Without Salah, Egypt held by Kenya in African Cup qualifying

Published on: Thursday 14 November 2019
Without Salah, Egypt held by Kenya in African Cup qualifying
News source: https://www.azcentral.com/story/sports/soccer/2019/11/14/without-salah-egypt-held-by-kenya-in-african-cup-qualifying/40615015/

... Egypt missed Mohamed Salah as the most successful team in African Cup history was held 1-1 at home by Kenya at the start of its qualifying campaign for the 2021 tournament Check out this story on ...

News Kenya Sports: North Sea helicopter pilot raises thousands for charity that supports paralysed athletes by cycling 400 miles across Kenya

Published on: Friday 15 November 2019
North Sea helicopter pilot raises thousands for charity that supports paralysed athletes by cycling 400 miles across Kenya
News source: https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/aberdeenshire/1890538/north-sea-helicopter-pilot-raises-thousands-for-charity-that-supports-paralysed-athletes-by-cycling-400-miles-across-kenya/

rainforests and towns of Kenya alongside seven tetraplegic athletes. Without battery power, the cyclists had to work together to help the tetraplegic bikers on their journey Gary Queen, 53, took part ...

News Kenya Sports: Tokyo Olympics: Black Queens lose to Kenya to bow out of qualifiers

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Tokyo Olympics: Black Queens lose to Kenya to bow out of qualifiers
News source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/SportsArchive/Tokyo-Olympics-Black-Queens-lose-to-Kenya-to-bow-out-of-qualifiers-787444

Following the goalless draw game at the Accra Sports Stadium last Friday ... from the qualifiers as Ghana search for her first Olympic Games tournament continues. Kenya meanwhile advances to the ...

News Kenya Sports: Kenya 1-0 Ghana: Harambee Starlets defeat Black Queens to advance

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Kenya 1-0 Ghana: Harambee Starlets defeat Black Queens to advance
News source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/SportsArchive/Kenya-1-0-Ghana-Harambee-Starlets-defeat-Black-Queens-to-advance-787495

Kenya's Harambee Starlets have qualified for the fourth round of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Qualifiers after defeating the Black Queens of Ghana 1-0. The East African nation had not won any of their ...

News Kenya Sports: Rudisha to miss world champs as Kenya names preliminary team

Published on: Friday 13 September 2019
Rudisha to miss world champs as Kenya names preliminary team
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/rudisha-to-miss-world-champs-as-kenya-names-preliminary-team/2019/09/13/3510f4dc-d663-11e9-8924-1db7dac797fb_story.html

David Rudisha didn’t take part in the Kenyan trials and will miss the world championships as he struggles to get over thigh and back injuries that have kept him out of top-level competition for more than two years

News Kenya Sports: Kenya: AK Top Brass Urge Eliud, Doha Marathoners On

Published on: Tuesday 17 September 2019
Kenya: AK Top Brass Urge Eliud, Doha Marathoners On
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201909170611.html

Athletics Kenya president Jack Tuwei on Monday had a ... Tuwei also said the track and field team had started training at Moi International Sports Centre in Nairobi. "We expect medals when they ...

News Kenya Sports: Nazara invests Rs 7.5 Cr in Qunami creator Sports Unity

Published on: Tuesday 17 September 2019
Nazara invests Rs 7.5 Cr in Qunami creator Sports Unity
News source: https://tech.economictimes.indiatimes.com/news/startups/nazara-invests-rs-7-5-cr-in-qunami-creator-sports-unity/71170033

It has previously backed companies like Halaplay, Sportskeeda, Mastermind Sports, MoongLabs and NZ World Kenya. The company offers gaming subscription services in 61 countries including ...

News Kenya Sports: Sports dominates Kenya’s top internet searches in 2019

Published on: Tuesday 09 July 2019
Sports dominates Kenya’s top internet searches in 2019
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001333299/sports-dominates-kenya-s-top-internet-searches-in-2019

Man on his computer searching [Courtesy] Sports dominates what Kenyans are searching for on the internet. This is according to a report produced by Trends and Insights For Africa (TIFA) on Wednesday, ...

News Kenya Sports: Afcon 2021 Qualifiers: Kenya in Group G with record winners Egypt

Published on: Thursday 18 July 2019
Afcon 2021 Qualifiers: Kenya in Group G with record winners Egypt
News source: https://sports.yahoo.com/afcon-2021-qualifiers-kenya-group-174936141.html

Other opponents for Kenya in the group are Togo and the Comoros Islands. The qualification ties will be staged from October 7 and will end in November 2020. The tournament will be held in Cameroon ...

News Kenya Sports: Kenya Promises Ugly Future for Dopers After Kiptum Ban

Published on: Saturday 27 April 2019
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/04/27/sports/olympics/27reuters-athletics-kenya.html

NAIROBI — Kenyan athletics chiefs said dopers must brace for "an ugly future" until substance abuse is eradicated from the sport, a senior Athletics Kenya official said on Saturday. Kenya, known for ...

News Kenya Sports: Kenya: Shame as Athletes Stage Sit-in Over Unpaid Allowances

Published on: Thursday 25 April 2019
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201904260013.html

That has not happened. Members of Kenya's triumphant team which competed at the 2017 World Youth Championship held at Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani are also yet to be paid. The team to ...

News Kenya Sports: Sustaining sports through Intellectual Property

Published on: Thursday 25 April 2019
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001322743/time-to-copyright-our-sports-champions

With social media, the possibilities of exploiting image rights are mind boggling. That Kenya possesses enormous talents in diverse sports is not in doubt. However, many sportsmen and women have not ...