Is Odibets a silver lining for the Kenyan Betting industry?

Odibets is one of the most popular betting sites in Kenya. From their slogan, ’betextraordinary’, you can surely tell they are something unique. They are a notch higher than other betting sites and truly deliver what they promise.  But are they Kenya’s fastest rising betting hope? Odibets has grown tremendously with their website being ranked as the 5th most visited website in Kenya just behind Betika according to mafans.com. Although the company halted its sponsorship of Mathare United in the Kenya premier league a little while ago, the slew of…

New unique feature on Odibets sees Vihiga painter win big

Alex Odary, a painter from Vihiga County in Western Kenya is the latest winner on OdiBets – one of the few licenced betting companies in Kenya. Alex, a father of two won, Ksh 445,200/= twice totaling to Ksh 890,400/= after duplicated his 11 team multibet with a stake of Ksh 49/=. The elated artisan could not hide his joy upon receiving his winnings. “This is the best day of my life, I normally bet on sms or online and today I have won. Thank you so much OdiBets,” he said.…

Gor & AFC Leopards Stuck in Debts as KPL Sponsorship List is Revealed

Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards Fans//Photo Courtesy Uncertainty continues to reign over the fate of the Kenya Premier League with a number of Clubs struggling financially. The exit of betting firm Sportpesa from the Kenyan Market has had a huge impact on Sports in the Country with the most affected being Football. Sportpesa were the sole sponsors of the Kenya Premier League and also pumped in money to two of KPL biggest Clubs in Gor Mahia and AFC Leopards. According to reports, Sportpesa spent Sh96 million annually on direct sponsorship…

Yaya Toure and James Milner Join the World in Celebrating Kipchoge

Former Manchester City Stars James Milner and Yaya Toure//Photo Courtesy Football Stars Yaya Toure and James Milner have joined the world in congratulating World’s best Marathoner Eliud Kipchoge following his exploits in Vienna, Austria. Saturday saw Kipchoge become the first human on earth to run a sub two-hour marathon. Kipchoge clocked 01:59:40 in Vienna, a time that will go down in history as the best ever in a Marathon Race. His achievements in Vienna have made him one of the most talked about Sporting Personalities in the world right now…

Chelsea Duo Out of England Squad After Sustaining Injuries

Chelsea Defender Reece James Two young Chelsea defenders who were named in the England Under-21 squad for two forthcoming international matches will not take part due to fitness concerns. An injury for Reece James means he was not part of the group that flew to Slovenia on Thursday for a friendly fixture on Friday while Trevoh Chalobah, who is currently on-loan at Championship side Huddersfield Town, has also withdrawn as a precaution. Two other Chelsea players remain in the squad which as well as the game in Slovenia, will contest…

Tanzanian Side Hold Gor Mahia at Camp Toyoyo

Kenya Premier League Champions Gor Mahia played to a 2-2 draw with Tanzanian based side Alliance FC in a friendly match played at Camp Toyoyo. Alliance FC is currently 10th in the Tanzania Premier League table. They won their Last game against Singida United by a solitary goal. The visitors capitalised on a defensive mishap to take the lead in the 8th Minute but Gor Mahia responded almost immedaitely in the 14th Minute through Kennedy Agogo Otieno. Gor could however not take the lead heading into the break as Alliance…

CAFCC: Gor Mahia Land Congolese Side as Bandari Heads To Guinea

Kenyan Premier League aristocrats Gor Mahia have been drawn against DC Motema Pembe of Congo in the CAF Confederation Cup play-off. The continental tournament enters its second preliminary round with the first leg being played on 27th October 2019, and the return leg slated for 3rd November 2019. Gor were forced to drop from the CAF Champions League after succumbing to a 6-1 defeat on aggregate against USM Alger. It was K’Ogalo’s third consecutive attempt to try and reach the lucrative Group Stages of the prestigious club competition in Africa.…

Odibets Announces Free Bets for Over 200,000 Kenyans

In line with the customer service this week, one of the fastest growing betting firms in Kenya, Odibets.com has announced free bet offers to their customers. This declaration was made by Odibets country marketing manager Aggrey Sayi on Tuesday as the CSW takes effect in most corporate organizations. For every 5 bets worth 50 bob, each punter will automatically receive Ksh 50 from Odibets as bonus. “As we celebrate customer service week, we want to appreciate our customers by giving them consistent free bets to win BIG” said Mr. Sayi,…

Date Set For Eliud Kipchoge’s Sub 2 Hour Marathon Attempt

Eliud Kipchoge’s historic attempt to make history and become the first person ever to run a marathon in under two hours will take place on Saturday 12th October in Vienna, Austria. The final unanswered question, the start time for the INEOS 1:59 Challenge, will be decided the afternoon before on Friday 11th October by the INEOS 1:59 Performance and Meteorology teams. The start window on Saturday 12th October is currently scheduled for 5AM-9AM CEST. Robby Ketchell, who is leading the weather analysis for the INEOS 1:59 Challenge Performance Team, said: “We have…

Man United Ace Gets Surprise England Call Up

Manchester United goalkeeper Dean Henderson – currently on loan at Sheffield United – has been drafted into Gareth Southgate’s latest England squad. The 22-year-old spent last season on loan at Brammall Lane and returned to the club for the 2019-20 campaign shortly after penning a new contract at Old Trafford, which ties him to United until 2022. The 22-year-old has been ever-present for the Blades at the start of the new season, but he did come under criticism for an embarrassing error which gifted Liverpool a 1-0 win over the…