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Top Five Stories From Sunday You Must Read Today

Nakumatt players walk off the pitch in a past SportPesa Premier League match at the Ruaraka Grounds.
Nakumatt players walk off the pitch in a past Kenyan Premier League match at the Ruaraka Grounds. Peter Nzuki (far right) has joined the Brewers.
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NAIROBI, Kenya- Nakumatt FC made it back to back SportPesa Premier League (SPL) wins with a very impressive 2-0 victory over Posta Rangers FC on Sunday.

Daniel Ricciardo overcame chronic power problems to claim an emotional, cherished and redemptive triumph for Red Bull in Sunday’s Monaco Grand Prix.

Geoffrey Kamworor and Agnes Tirop worked tirelessly to beat the Ethiopians in their individual races to secure a Kenyan double at the TCS World 10K in Bengaluru, India on Sunday.

The Golden State Warriors showed their championship mettle Saturday, roaring back to rout the Houston Rockets 115-86 to force a decisive game seven in the NBA Western Conference finals.

Lastly, Former world number one Venus Williams suffered a shock defeat by Chinese player Wang Qiang in the French Open first round on Sunday.

Here are the top five stories from Sunday compiled by SportPesa News that you must read today:

Lowly Nakumatt, Thika On The Rise As Ulinzi Streak Halted

NAIROBI, Kenya- Nakumatt FC made it back to back SportPesa Premier League (SPL) wins with a very impressive 2-0 victory over Posta Rangers FC on Sunday. Boniface Akenga scored the first of his two goals in the ninth minute and the second came with 12 minutes left in the game to seal the all-important victory for the retailers. READ MORE

Red Bull’s Ricciardo Smiles All The Way To Monaco Victory

MONACO, Principality Of Monaco- Daniel Ricciardo overcame chronic power problems to claim an emotional, cherished and redemptive triumph for Red Bull in Sunday’s Monaco Grand Prix. Two years after being deprived of victory by a bungled late pit stop in 2016, the big-smiling Australian led from pole to flag, on the way resisting pressure from Sebastian Vettel’s Ferrari. READ MORE

Kamworor, Tirop Secure Kenyan Double In Bengaluru 10K

BENGALURU, India- Geoffrey Kamworor and Agnes Tirop worked tirelessly to beat the Ethiopians in their individual races to secure a Kenyan double at the TCS World 10K in Bengaluru, India on Sunday. Geoffrey Kamworor fulfilled all expectations and consolidated his reputation as arguably the best road racer in the world below the marathon distance by winning his third title at the IAAF Gold Label road race. READ MORE

Golden State Warriors Demolish Rockets To Force Game Seven

LOS ANGELES, United States- The Golden State Warriors showed their championship mettle Saturday, roaring back to rout the Houston Rockets 115-86 to force a decisive game seven in the NBA Western Conference finals. Klay Thompson scored 35 points, Stephen Curry scored 29 and Kevin Durant added 23 as the Warriors rallied from a 17-point first-quarter deficit to knot the best-of-seven series at 3-3 — and keep their bid to reach a fourth straight championship series alive. READ MORE

Venus Williams Suffers First Round French Open Defeat

PARIS, France- Former world number one Venus Williams suffered a shock defeat by Chinese player Wang Qiang in the French Open first round on Sunday. The 37-year-old ninth seed was well short of her best as Wang claimed a 6-4, 7-5 victory and gained a measure of revenge for her first-round loss to Venus at Roland Garros last year. READ MORE


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