The Sports Disputes Tribunal (SDT) Tuesday dismissed a
petition by the Kenya Premier League (KPL) body challenging a decision by
Football Kenya Federation (FKF) to prematurely end the 2019/2020 top-flight
season and declare Gor Mahia Champions.
It also ruled that FKF president Nick Mwendwa erred in
announcing the end of
Brigid Kosgei has set her sights on next year’s Olympic games, where a win will solidify her place among the greatest to have ever competed in the sport.
Kosgei, a 25-year old mother and the fastest-ever woman
marathon runner, smashed Briton’s Paula Radcliffe’s 16-year-old world record by
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been named Arsenal’s new club
captain after Granit Xhaka was stripped of the armband.
Gunners boss Unai Emery confirmed on Tuesday that Xhaka was
no longer part of his leadership group, after his altercation with home fans
during the 2-2 draw with Crystal Palace last month.
After a major international break, the English Premier League made a comeback with major fixtures lined this past weekend. Everton registered a 2-0 win over West Ham united with Bernard and Sigurdson scoring crucial goals in the 17th and 92nd minute of the game. Aston
confirmed his participation in next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo and said on
Monday that he had listened to his heart before making the decision.
The Swiss 38-year-old
competed in the first of four Olympic Games at Sydney in 2000 and won the
doubles gold partnering Stan Wawrinka
Bernardo Silva has been charged with
misconduct by the Football Association over a tweet he posted in reference to
Manchester City team-mate Benjamin Mendy.
The Portuguese tweeted an image of a young
Mendy alongside an image of the brand mascot of Spanish confectionery brand
Conguitos on September 22.
He deleted the