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Race winner Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium during the United States Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on October 22, 2017 in Austin, Texas. PHOTO/AFP
Race winner Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP celebrates on the podium during the United States Formula One Grand Prix at Circuit of The Americas on October 22, 2017 in Austin, Texas. PHOTO/AFP

Harambee Starlets Land CAF Team Of The Year Nomination

NAIROBI, Kenya- National team, Harambee Starlets, has been nominated for the Women National Team of the Year by the Confederation of African Football. At the same time, men’s national team Harambee Stars captain, Victor Wanyama, who plays for English Premier League side, Tottenham Hotspur FC, missed out on the shortlist for the Africa Player of the Year. READ MORE

Five Things To Watch Out For In 2018 F1 Season

PARIS, France- Will overtaking get easier? Can Ferrari continue their rise? Will Robert Kubica return? And can Renault come good on their 2020 promise? AFP Sport looks ahead to the 2018 Formula 1 (F1) season.

Mercedes v Ferrari again? Sebastian Vettel won five Grand Prix as Ferrari made a stunning return to form in 2017 in an eventually failed bid to end a nine-year title drought. READ MORE

Video Assistant Referee To Debut At Morocco CHAN 2018

CAIRO, Egypt- Video Assistant Referee (VAR) will be used for the first time in a CAF competition at the 2018 Total African Nations Championship in Morocco. Morocco landed the hosting rights to the second-tier tournament after CAF stripped Kenya the rights to the CHAN in September. READ MORE

Injured Gor Ace Muguna Out, Thika’s Tsuma In For Stars

NAIROBI, Kenya- Thika United FC midfielder Said Tsuma has been called up to the Harambee Stars provisional squad ahead of the forthcoming 2017 CECAFA Senior Challenge Cup. The midfielder replaces Gor Mahia FC’s Kenneth Muguna who has been ruled out due to injury, becoming the second player from the SportPesa Premier League champions to miss the regional showpiece after defender Harun Shakava. READ MORE

Fancy An Inside Out Stadium To Watch The World Cup?

MOSCOW, Russia- Football fans visiting Yekaterinburg in the Russian Urals for the 2018 World Cup will find out when they get seated in one of two temporary stands that fill empty plots of land next to the arena — originally too small to fit FIFA rules. Openings at each goal end of the stadium’s facade offer a remote view of the pitch but no protection from the sun or rain. READ MORE

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