Capital Sports

  • Capital Sports: Tired Cavs need more reserves-LeBron
    Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James is defended by Golden State Warriors’ Draymond Green (L) and Shaun Livingston during Game 4 of the 2015 NBA Finals on June 11, 2015 OAKLAND, June 13- LeBron James says the weary Cleveland Cavaliers could use more playing time for reserves who have seldom seen...
  • Capital Sports: Warriors cautious in level NBA Finals
    Cleveland Cavaliers’ Matthew Dellavedova (top) defends against Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry during Game 4 of the 2015 NBA Finals on June 11, 2015. OAKLAND, June 13- A faster-paced starting lineup helped Golden State level the NBA Finals, but the Warriors’ confidence is mixed with caution...
  • Capital Sports: ‘Unforgivable’ if Argentina don’t rule Copa
    Lionel Messi celebrates scoring against North Korea at last year’s World Cup in Brazil. He will lead Argentina to 2015 Copa America. LA SERENA, July 13- Argentina coach Gerardo Martino said it will be “unforgivable” if the country’s current golden generation fail to win a major tournament as they...
  • Capital Sports: City target Wilshere wants Arsenal stay
    Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere holds the FA Cup during the victory parade through the streets of North London, on Sunday. LONDON, June 13- Jack Wilshere has rejected talk of leaving Arsenal to join Manchester City, saying he will stay at the Emirates as long as he’s wanted. The England international has...
  • Capital Sports: Bale lost for words after historic win
    Gareth Bale celebrates scoring for Wales in the Euro 2016 qualifier against Belgium at Cardiff City Stadium on Friday. CARDIFF, June 13- Gareth Bale struggled to express his emotions after scoring the goal against Belgium that took Wales to within sight of their first major tournament since the...
  • Capital Sports: Indiza crowned Nyanza Golf Club Champion
    Dismas Indiza in action at Nyanza leg of the KCB Pro-Am Tour before being crowned champion. The win saw him grab his second series win this season, having triumphed in the opening leg at Nairobi Royal in February. KISUMU, June 12 – Long hitting Mumias golfer Dismas Indiza is the winner of the third...
  • Capital Sports: World leader Yego ready to roll in Rabat
    Julius Yego in action in Birmingham. Photo/IAAF RABAT, June 12 – Kenyan Javelin superstar , Julius Yego is among top athletes expected to light up the Mohammed VI d’Athletisme IAAF World Challenge meeting in Rabat on Sunday. At the recent IAAF Diamond League meeting in Birmingham, Kenya’s Julius...
  • Capital Sports: Interpol suspends 20m-euro deal with FIFA
    Interpol: Suspended agreement with FIFA LYON, June 12 – Interpol on Friday pulled out of a multi-million-euro deal with FIFA to promote “integrity” in sport, as the corruption scandal engulfing the world’s football governing body left it increasingly isolated. The international police organisation...
  • Capital Sports: Warriors rout Cavaliers to pull level in Finals
    Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors drives against James Jones #1 of the Cleveland Cavaliers during Game Four of the 2015 NBA Finals at The Quicken Loans Arena on June 11, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images) CLEVELAND, June 12 – Andre Iguodala...
  • Capital Sports: Farah apologises for pulling out of Birmingham
    Mo Farah said he is feeling more upbeat after a difficult week in which doping allegations were made against his coach, Alberto Salazar. Photograph: Barry Coombs/PA LONDON, June 12 – Mo Farah has apologised to fans for pulling out of the Birmingham Diamond League meeting after doping accusations...
  • Capital Sports: Kiprop wins fourth dream mile title in Oslo
    Asbel Kiprop wins the Dream Mile at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Oslo (Mark Shearman)PHOTO BY IAAF OSLO, June 12 – Asbel Kiprop brought the 50th anniversary running of the Exxon Mobil Bislett Games to a rousing conclusion at the IAAF Diamond League meeting in Oslo on Thursday as he earned his...
  • Capital Sports: Liverpool reject City’s £25m bid for Sterling
    Liverpool’s English midfielder Raheem Sterling warms up ahead of the English Premier League football match between Stoke City and Liverpool in Stoke-on-Trent, England on May 24, 2015 (AFP Photo/Steve Parkin) LONDON, June 12 – Liverpool have rejected Manchester City’s £25 million ($38 million) offer...
  • Capital Sports: Mourinho banned for speeding
    Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho, pictured on June 2, 2015, has been banned from driving for six months after he was caught speeding close to the club’s training ground (AFP Photo/Saeed Khan) LONDON, June 12 – Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has been banned from driving for six months after he was...
  • Capital Sports: Blatter dismisses quit calls, top ally resigns
    FIFA President, Sepp Blatter PARIS, June 12 – FIFA president Sepp Blatter on Thursday ruled out a European Parliament demand for him to quit immediately, but one of his top lieutenants did resign from the embattled organisation. Blatter, who resigned last week despite being re-elected as head of...
  • Capital Sports: Gvt allocate Sh1.8bn for construction of 3 Stadia
    National Treasury Cabinet Secretary Henry Rotich stated that this amount which includes shareable revenue of 259.7 billion and an additional conditional allocation of 27 billion will be used to fund various projects within counties/FILE NAIROBI, June 11 – The National Treasury has allocated Sh1.8...
  • Capital Sports: Abondo axed as Williamson names squad
    Harambee Stars head coach, Bobby Williason (left) greets captain Victor Wanyama at the team’s training camp. PHOTO/ALEX ISABOKE NAIROBI, June 11 – Kenyan Premier League top scorer Ali Abondo and Belgium based midfielder, Johanna Omolo are among notables axed as Harambee Stars head coach, Bobby...
  • Capital Sports: Xavi unveiled by Qatar’s Al Sadd
    Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez poses with his new Al-Sadd club shirt after signing a two-year contract with the Qatari football team in Doha on June 11, 2015 (AFP Photo/) DOHA, June 11 – Barcelona legend Xavi Hernandez was officially unveiled by Al Sadd on Thursday and said he was “proud” to now...
  • Capital Sports: EU parliament urges Blatter to quit immediately
    FIFA chief Sepp Blatter tendered his resignation on June 2 but it will not take effect for at least another six months (AFP Photo/Valeriano Di Domenico) FRANCE, June 11 – The European Parliament called Thursday on Sepp Blatter to step down immediately as FIFA president and allow for an interim...
  • Capital Sports: Indiza stretches Nyanza lead by three strokes
    Dismas Indiza in action at Kenya Open. He has extended his lead by three strokes as the Nyanza leg of the KCB Pro-Am Tour enters penultimate stage KISUMU, June 11 – Mumias resident professional Dismas Indiza, extended his lead by three shots as the third round of the KCB Golf Tour entered its...
  • Capital Sports: Gor sign Agwanda, put Sserunkuma on hold
    NAIROBI, June 11 – Chances of Ugandan forward Dani Sserunkuma rejoining champions Gor Mahia hangs by the thread after the club announced it has put on hold the process of acquiring his signature. Club Assistant Secretary General, Ronald Ngala who confirmed the signing of striker Enoch Agwanda from...

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