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FIFA confirms VAR will be used in 2018 World Cup

World football governing body FIFA on Monday confirmed that the Video Assistant Referee technology will be used at the World Cup in Russia. "Definitely VAR...

Kenya confident of winning the World Under-18 Championships overall title

All is set for Kenya to host the World Under-18 Championships which begin on Wednesday 12 at the Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi. Thousands of athletes...

Ghana president orders investigation into football chief

Ghana's president has ordered an investigation into the chairman of the country's football association - who also happens to be on the Confederation of...

Sakho could be facing a long spell out through injury

Crystal Palace defender Mamadou Sakho is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after sustaining a muscle tear in his calf, the Premier...

Egyptian Abo Rida elected into FIFA Council

Egyptian Football Association (EFA) President Hani Abo Rida has been elected into the FIFA Council, in a vote conducted during the Confederations of African...

Kenya’s athletics body bans cheats from Olympics, world championships

Kenya’s top athletic governance body has set a raft of changes for athlete qualification to represent the country in world championships and the Olympics. The...

WADA suspends Africa’s only doping test centre during upgrade

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has suspended the accreditation of Africa’s only laboratory for testing blood and urine samples of athletes for five months...

President Uhuru Kenyatta leads Kenyans in congratulating record-breaking rugby star Injera

Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta has led other Kenyans in congratulating the country’s rugby star Collins Injera for breaking the record for the most tries...

Asbel Kiprop maintains innocence after four-year doping ban

Former Olympic 1,500m champion Asbel Kiprop has maintained his innocence after he was banned for four years for doping. The 29-year-old was initially suspended in...

Jose Mourinho accepts prison sentence for tax fraud, but will not...

Former Manchester United and Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has accepted a prison term in Spain for tax fraud, but will not go to jail. The...
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