Capital Sports

  • Capital Sports: Juventus hold firm to knock out Barcelona
    Juventus players celebrate winning after their UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg match against Barcelona at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on April 19, 2017 © AFP / Marco BERTORELLO BARCELONA, Spain, Apr 19 – Barcelona failed to produce another miraculous Champions League comeback...
  • Capital Sports: Serena Williams photo sparks pregnancy speculation
    Serena Williams snap chat MIAMI, USA, Apr 20 – Serena Williams posted a photo of herself standing sideways with the caption “20 weeks” on Snapchat on Wednesday, then deleted it — prompting widespread speculation that the 23-time major champion is pregnant. Williams, 35, did not comment beyond the...
  • Capital Sports: Mbappe helps fire Monaco to Champions League semis
    Monaco’s Kylian Mbappe (C) and teammates celebrate his opening goal during their UEFA Champions League 2nd leg quarter-final football match against Borussia Dortmund on April 19, 2017 at the Louis II stadium in Monaco © AFP / Valery HACHE Monaco, Monaco, Apr 19 – Teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe...
  • Capital Sports: Coaches, agents and camps targeted in doping crackdown
    Kenya’s Sports minister Hassan Wario gives a press conference gives a press conference on August 25, 2016, at his office in Nairobi NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 19 – The government has shifted focus on coaches, agents and training camps in its crackdown on netting drug cheats in the country’s anti doping...
  • Capital Sports: Ex-NFL star Hernandez commits suicide in prison
    Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, pictured in December 2012, was serving a life sentence in prison for murdering Odin Lloyd, a semi-pro football player in June 2013 © GETTY/AFP/File / Jim ROGASH Washington, United States, Apr 19 – Former American football star Aaron Hernandez...
  • Capital Sports: Five Russian athletes voluntarily admit doping
    Russia’s Anna Bulgakova competes during the women’s hammer throw final at the 2013 IAAF World Championships in Moscow on August 16, 2013 © AFP/File / Adrian DENNIS Moscow, Russian Federation, Apr 19 – Five Russian athletes have voluntary admitted doping code violations, the country’s track and...
  • Capital Sports: Ulinzi Stars, Stima play to Afraha stalemate
    Western Stima defender Jackson Saleh clears the ball away under pressure from Ulinzi Stars’ Stephen Waruru in a Kenyan Premier League match at the Afraha Stadium in Nakuru on April 19, 2017. PHOTO/Timothy Olobulu NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 19- Ulinzi Stars’ bid to move second on the Kenyan Premier League...
  • Capital Sports: Warburton to captain Lions as Hartley misses out
    Wales’ back row and captiain Sam Warburton catches the ball during a training session at the Hazelwood training centre in London on September 25, 2015 © AFP/File / FRANCK FIFE London, United Kingdom, Apr 19 – Sam Warburton will captain the British and Irish Lions in New Zealand this summer but...
  • Capital Sports: Okumbi calls for better preparation ahead of CHAN
    Harambee Stars First Coach Stanley Okumbi giving instructions during their friendly match against Malawi.PHOTO/Raymond Makhaya NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 19 – Harambee Stars First Coach Stanley Okumbi has called on better cooperation between the Football Kenya Federation and the Kenyan Premier League as...
  • Capital Sports: Take winning mentality to Tusker, Ze Maria tells his Gor squad
    Gor Mahia head coach Jose ‘Ze Maria’ Mercelo Ferreira with players during training.PHOTO/Raymond Makhaya NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 19 – Gor Mahia head coach Jose ‘Ze Maria’ Marcelo has challenged his charges to continue with the winning mentality when they host defending champions Tusker FC in a Kenyan...
  • Capital Sports: Bayern ‘keeper Neuer out for season with foot fracture
    Bayern Munich goalkeeper Manuel Neuer (R) removes his boot during the Champions League quarter-final second leg against Real Madrid at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid on April 18, 2017 © AFP / Gerard JULIEN BERLIN, Germany, Apr 19 – Germany’s goalkeeper Manuel Neuer is out for the rest of...
  • Capital Sports: Terry pens farewell letter to Chelsea
    Chelsea captain John Terry has signed a new one-year contract with the Premier League club. PHOTO/AFP. NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 19 – John Terry has penned an emotional farewell to Chelsea and the club’s supporters, after announcing on Monday that he had decided to call time on his career with the...
  • Capital Sports: Terry won’t retire after leaving Chelsea
    Chelsea’s English defender John Terry revealed that he will bring down the curtain on his glittering 19-year Chelsea career once the current campaign is over © AFP / Ben STANSALL LONDON, United Kingdom, Apr 19 – John Terry insists he has no intention of retiring when he completes the toughest...
  • Capital Sports: Ze Maria named March coach of the month
    Gor Mahia head coach Jose ‘Ze Maria’ taking a selfie with some members of the team. PHOTO/Raymond Makhaya NAIROBI, Kenya, Apr 19 – Gor Mahia tactician Jose ‘Ze Maria’ Marcelo Ferreira has been named the Fidelity Insurance Coach of the Month for March to become the first to win the award this season...
  • Capital Sports: Gayle first to hit 10,000 Twenty20 runs
    Royal Challengers Bangalore captain Virat Kohli (L) and Chris Gayle run between the wickets during their Indian Premier League Twenty20 match against Gujarat Lions, at the Saurashtra Cricket Association Stadium in Rajkot, on April 18, 2017 © AFP / Indranil Mukherjee NEW DELHI, India, Apr 19 – Chris...
  • Capital Sports: Bulls beat Celtics again, Raptors rebound in NBA playoffs
    Amir Johnson of the Boston Celtics defends a shot by Rajon Rondo of the Chicago Bulls in Game Two of the Eastern Conference quarter-finals, at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts, on April 18, 2017 © Getty/AFP / Maddie Meyer BOSTON, United States, Apr 19 – The Chicago Bulls powered past the Boston...
  • Capital Sports: Barca, Dortmund clutching Champions League lifelines
    Barcelona’s goalkeeper Marc-Andre Ter Stegen, seen during a training session at the Joan Gamper Sports Center in Sant Joan Despi near Barcelona on April 18, 2017, on the eve of their UEFA Champions League quarter-final 2nd leg match against Juventus © AFP / Lluis Gene BARCELONA, Spain, Apr 19 –...
  • Capital Sports: Vardy in vain as Atletico end Leicester fairytale
    Leicester City’s striker Jamie Vardy (C) scores during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg football match between Leicester City and Club Atletico de Madrid at the King Power stadium in Leicester on April 18, 2017 LEICESTER, United Kingdom, Apr 18 – Jamie Vardy scored in vain as...
  • Capital Sports: Ronaldo hat-trick fires Real into semis
    Real Madrid’s forward Cristiano Ronaldo (2R) celebrates a goal during the UEFA Champions League quarter-final second leg football match Real Madrid vs FC Bayern Munich at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid in Madrid on April 18, 2017 © AFP / OSCAR DEL POZO MADRID, Spain, Apr 19 – Cristiano...
  • Capital Sports: Farah doctor to brief UK lawmakers in drugs probe
    Britain’s Mo Farah celebrates winning the Men’s 10,000m during the athletics event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. The Somalian-born athlete has criticised Donald Trump’s immigration crackdown © AFP/File / Damien MEYER LONDON, United Kingdom, Apr 18 – The doctor who gave athletics great Mo Farah a...

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