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Tennis: 18 year old Angella Okutoyi,first East African to win a Wimbledon title

Angella Okutoyi 18 years, became the first Kenyan to win a Wimbledon title at the girl’s doubles event. Okutoyi and Dutch partner Rose Marie Nijkamp won the girls’ doubles trophy. The unseeded pair beat Canadians Kayla Cross and Victoria Mboko 3-6 6-4 11-9. Despite her lack of experience on grass, Okutoyi said she was getting […]

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IOC wants ‘equitable’ broadcast payment schedules,also make advance payments to smaller Federations

The International Olympic Committee will find ways and means to look for an “equitable solution” with rights-holding broadcasters over payment schedules for rights to the postponed Tokyo Olympic Games, says Timo Lumme, Managing Director of Television and Marketing Services an IOC The Tokyo Olympics were postponed until 2021 following talks between Japan’s Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, and the International Olympic Committee (IOC) President, Thomas […]

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2020 Tokyo Stadium ready,Uganda Boxing late for camp:

By Agencies Construction work has been completed at Tokyo’s National Stadium, set to be the centrepiece of next year’s Olympic Games, the site’s owners said on Tuesday. The Japan Sports Council said the final work had been completed on Thursday with just the final quality and safety checks remaining before the stadium opens next month. […]

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Africa Games: Bombers Rant After A Dozen Lay-off

By Francisco Bwambale Despite the exhibition of individual effort to represent Uganda at the Africa Games, boxers are at it, again; crying foul-play after the National Council of Sports (NCS) could manage to sponsor eight out of the qualified 20. This year’s Africa Games – the 12th edition of the continent’s multi-sport event is due […]