Capital Sports

  • Capital Sports: Sane ‘sorry’ for stunning free-kick against ex-club Schalke
    Schalke’s German goalkeeper Ralf Faehrmann is beaten by Leroy Sane’s stunning free-kick as Manchester City equalised before Raheem Sterling scored the late winner to seal a 3-2 victory in the Champions League, last 16, first leg match on Wednesday. © AFP / Odd ANDERSEN GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany, Feb...
  • Capital Sports: 220 armature golfers sign up for Sigona leg
    Timothy Kuria, KCB Bank Kenya Head of Transport...
  • Capital Sports: Golfer Snow named January Sports Personality
    2018/2019 Safari tour winner Greg Snow receives the Spom award for January from Startimes director of Marketing Japheth Akhulia at the Muthaiga Golf club on February 21, 2019 NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 21 – Kenyan pro Greg Snow has been named the StarTimes Sports Journalists Association of Kenya (SJAK)...
  • Capital Sports: Blues welcome back three All Blacks
    Blues welcome back three All Blacks LONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 21 – The Blues welcome three All Blacks into their starting line-up to take on the Sharks in their Super Rugby encounter in Durban on Saturday. Props Ofa Tuungafasi and Karl Tu’inukuafe join midfield back Sonny Bill Williams in the run...
  • Capital Sports: Weighty issues, Nonu no-go and Beale’s back: Super Rugby talking points
    Australia’s Quade Cooper (C), who has 70 Test and 119 Super Rugby caps, will join the Rebels in mid-November for the start of their 2019 pre-season campaign SYDNEY, Australia, Feb 21 – Five talking points ahead of Super Rugby’s second round of matches this weekend: – The biggest loser – Queensland...
  • Capital Sports: Emery fires Ozil warning over lack of fitness
    Emery fires Ozil warning over lack of fitness LONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 21 – Arsenal manager Unai Emery has told midfielder Mesut Ozil he needs to shake off his minor injuries and illnesses to earn a regular place in the side. Ozil missed last week’s Europa League round of 32 first-leg defeat to...
  • Capital Sports: Great to be back, says Harry Kane
    Harry Kane: Great to be back LONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 21 – Tottenham striker Harry Kane says it is “great to be back” after posting a picture training alongside his Spurs team-mates. Kane has made a speedy recover from an ankle injury and is expected to return to action ahead of schedule in...
  • Capital Sports: Rashford tipped to pen bumper United deal
    Rashford tipped to pen bumper United deal LONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 21 – Manchester United are close to securing the future of Marcus Rashford, with the striker tipped to pen a bumper new six-year deal. Rashford had been heavily linked with a move away from Old Trafford when Jose Mourinho was in...
  • Capital Sports: Man City must learn from Schalke scare – Guardiola
    Pep Guardiola says his Manchester City side must learn from their last-gasp 3-2 win at Schalke if they are to go far in Europe © AFP / Odd ANDERSEN GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany, Feb 21 – Pep Guardiola says Manchester City will not challenge for this season’s Champions League title unless they learn from...
  • Capital Sports: Advantage Atletico as they humble Juve in UCL
    Jose Gimenez (centre) proved one of Atletico Madrid’s heroes during a closely-fought last-16 clash with Juventus. Photo/DAILY MAIL MADRID, Spain, Feb 21 – Cristiano Ronaldo’s Champions League mission with Juventus stalled on Wednesday as Atletico Madrid secured a deserved 2-0 victory from a...
  • Capital Sports: Man City stage late comeback to beat Schalke in Champions League
    Raheem Sterling bagged a late winner as Manchester City claimed a remarkable comeback victory in Germany. Photo/DAILY MAIL GELSENKIRCHEN, Germany, Feb 21 – Ten-man Manchester City staged a dramatic late comeback as goals from Leroy Sane and Raheem Sterling snatched a 3-2 victory at Schalke in the...
  • Capital Sports: Nine Kenyans qualify for 2019 Kenya Open
    Kenyan Pros who have qualified for this year’s Magical Kenya Open pose for a photo at the end of the Windsor leg of the Safari Tour Golf Series. NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 20 – Nine Kenyan players, who have qualified to play at this year’s Magical Kenya Open Golf Championship, have been named following...
  • Capital Sports: Under-fire Sarri insists he can avoid Chelsea axe
    Maurizio Sarri insists he can still save his job at Chelsea © AFP / Ian KINGTON LONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 20 – Maurizio Sarri insists he expects to avoid being sacked as Chelsea manager if his troubled side can put together a sustained winning run. Reports on Wednesday claimed Sarri will be axed...
  • Capital Sports: Riz Charania conquers Windsor Safari leg
    Riz Charania poses with the Safari Tour Golf Series trophy after emerging winner of the Windsor Golf Hotel and Country Club leg of the Safari Tour series NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 20 – Windsor Golf Club’s Rizwan Charania returned a 1-under par 71 score on the final round of the Windsor Golf Hotel and...
  • Capital Sports: Sala tragedy sparks unsavoury legal wrangle
    Cardiff City and Nantes could go to court over the transfer fee for Emiliano Sala, who died when a plane carrying the Argentine crashed into the English Channel on January 21 © AFP/File / LOIC VENANCE LONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 20 – The tragedy of the plane crash that killed Argentine footballer...
  • Capital Sports: Hamilton predicts ‘most challenging season’
    Hamilton puts his Mercedes through its paces in Barcelona © AFP / Josep LAGO MONTMELO, Spain, Feb 20 – Lewis Hamilton says he’s feeling “better than ever” ahead of a 2019 season he predicts will be “the most challenging” since he joined Mercedes with Ferrari looking especially fast. The 34-year-old...
  • Capital Sports: South Africa sports minister to back Semenya at hearing
    Semenya arrived at CAS for the start of the hearing on Monday © AFP/File / Harold CUNNINGHAM JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Feb 20 – South Africa’s Sports Minister Tokozile Xasa said Wednesday she will fly to Switzerland to support Caster Semenya at a landmark hearing on proposed rules to restrict...
  • Capital Sports: Emery challenges Ozil to prove his worth
    Arsenal manager Unai Emery talks with German midfielder Mesut Ozil © AFP / Ian KINGTON LONDON, United Kingdom, Feb 20 – Arsenal manager Unai Emery has challenged troubled star Mesut Ozil to prove his worth after a season marred by injuries and illness. Ozil has failed to repay Arsenal’s decision to...
  • Capital Sports: Stima peg back champions Gor at Kasarani
    Western Stima defender Luke Ochieng vies for the ball with Gor Mahia skipper Dennis Oliech during a Kenyan Premier League match at the Moi Sports Centre Kasarani on February 20, 2019 NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 20 – Gor Mahia’s hope of scaling to the top of the Kenyan Premier League was halted after being...
  • Capital Sports: NOCK to spend Sh12mn for 2020 qualifiers
    National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) president Paul Tergat during a press briefing at their Committee’s offices on February 20, 2019. PHOTO/Raymond Makhaya NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb 20 – The National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOCK) says it will spend Sh12mn to assist over 22 sports federations...

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