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  • Malkia Strikers fall to Belgium in Netherlands

    Malkia Strikers fall to Belgium in Netherlands

    The nine-time African champions will be out to seek redemption against African rivals Cameroon on Tuesday with a win enough to propel the Kenyans to the elusive second round.

  • Cheptil hit Stahiza to win EA Boys' volleyball crown

    Cheptil hit Stahiza to win EA Boys' volleyball crown

    Cheptil's heroics came hot on the heels of Kwanthanze's triumph in Thursday's girls' final. 

  • School Games: Volleyball queens Kwanthanze rule EA again

    School Games: Volleyball queens Kwanthanze rule EA again

    The Kenyan queens blew away their compatriots in sets of 25-23, 25-22 and 25-17 to retain their 2019 crown and claim the overall title for the sixth time.Head coach Justin Kigwari, who is credited for steering the school to the heights of the sport, said despite Covid-19 forced break his players rem...

  • ISF boss Petrynka pledges partnership with Africa on school sports’ growth

    ISF boss Petrynka pledges partnership with Africa on school sports’ growth

    The ISF boss is in Arusha as a special guest hosted, for the first time, by the Federation of East Africa Secondary Schools Sports Association (FEASSSA) officials at this year’s regional games in the Tanzanian city.Petrynka, who is accompanied by the ISF Director of Sports Josip Košutić, said the fe...

  • Kwanthanze, Kesogon reach East Africa Games semis

    Kwanthanze, Kesogon reach East Africa Games semis

    In boys' handball, Kenya’s Hospital Hill stormed into the last four after a 22-17 victory over Tanzania’s Kilombero Secondary School in their final pool "A" match.

  • Kwanthanze, Mbooni reign supreme in Eastern School Games

    Kwanthanze, Mbooni reign supreme in Eastern School Games

    Fast-rising Mbooni Boys completed a double over Machakos School to win both football and handball titles as their steady rise to the top echelons of School Games continued to uniquely unfold at Kangaru.

  • Outgoing KSSSA chair Orero to stay ‘close' to school sports

    Outgoing KSSSA chair Orero to stay ‘close' to school sports

    Before joining Upper Hill, Orero who is also a football and basketball coach spent 12 years at Kamukunji where he was a games master with former Gor Mahia captain Musa Mohammed, Harambee Stars hitman Michael Olunga, Victor Wanyama, Dennis Oliech, and McDonald Mariga among the long list of football p...

  • Malkia Strikers pick third friendly win in Brazil

    Malkia Strikers pick third friendly win in Brazil

    The World Championships is scheduled for September 23 to October 15 in Poland and the Netherlands.

  • NOC-K bails out broke netball team for South Africa trip

    NOC-K bails out broke netball team for South Africa trip

    NOC-K undertook to cater for air tickets, tracksuits and kits, financial support, accommodation and Covid-19 tests.

  • Paralympian Alex Otieno recognised for his 'magical hand'

    Paralympian Alex Otieno recognised for his 'magical hand'

    Kasyoka, a US-based retired athlete, gifted Otieno a tricycle wheelchair as an appreciation after the 57-year-old trained physiotherapist put to an end an incessant muscle problem which troubled the former when he was a junior athlete in early 2000s.