National team debutants feted for top award

Kenya National team debutants Kennedy Munialo and Danstone Wabwire are among the nominees for the 5th Magharibi Michezo Awards top award to be held on the 23rd December 2017 in Bungoma County. The award which has previously featured top players in the Kenya hockey fraternity is an award that recognizes

The Umpire- Elephant in the Room?

Let us take a break from the shocker matches this weekend. If you are yet to receive the news, the Nairobi Sikh Union lost three goals to nil to nearly bottom-placed Western Jaguars. This result followed another amazing display last weekend, whereby the Jaguars beat the Kenya Police 1-0, breaking

Uphill battle for USIU-A students

United States International University (USIU-A), who are placed fourth on the league table, will be facing an uphill battle as they take on league leaders Kenya Police in their Kenya Hockey Union men's Premier league match at the City park stadium. The students have lost one match in their last five

KHU to rehabilitate City Park stadium

The Kenya hockey governing body Kenya Hockey Union is set to rehabilitate city Park stadium and replace the only astro-turf in the country. City Park stadium, home to the Kenya Hockey Union, was first laid with an astro-turf in 1987 when Kenya was granted hosting rights for the All Africa

Sharks Swallow Warriors

Green Sharks returned to winning ways after a disappointing 1-2 loss to United States International University (USIU-A) in the mid-week clash played on Wednesday 1st November. Prior to this encounter, Green Sharks had lost a match against minnows Kenyatta University and struggled to salvage a draw against bottom placed Technical

The State of the Nation…the Hockey Nation

As we hit day three of the 2017 Africa Hockey Cup in Ismailia, all teams have the chance to recuperate and most likely review their performance in the first two days of the tourney. It has been a roller coaster for the Kenyan teams, whose registered a double loss each for

Not business as usual for the Warriors

The first leg of the Kenya Hockey Premier League culminates this coming weekend and, if nothing else, it has been vastly entertaining. Current standings on the Men's Premier table show a fledgling Chase Sailors and more conspicuously, Strathmore Gladiators. Either of these teams making it to the top three even

Blue is the new Orange

  The Kenya Hockey League took a break this past weekend, as all teams trooped to Nakuru for the annual Betty Tiony Tournament. Well, at least this was the expectation. The turnout was uncharacteristically low, with the ladies teams only fielding four teams- two of which were fielded by Telkom (formerly

Resilient Kenyatta University routed by KCA

The midweek clash played at the City Park Stadium lived up to its billing as a classical university derby. The most notable highlights were the manner in which quickfire goals were scored at both ends.Kenyatta University​ were guilty of a lapse in concentration as they bizarrely conceded twice shortly after

Kenyatta University confident for a fourth league win against KCA

Kenyatta University confident for a fourth league win against KCA In one of the midweek league matches, a Thika-road university derby will be up under floodlights at City Park as two university sides will battle out in the Kenya Hockey Mens’ Premier League. A win for Kenyatta University puts them fourth