Category: Athletics

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World Athletics Record Holder Agnes Tirop Murdered

World Athletics Record Holder Agnes Tirop Murdered

World 10km record holder 25 year old Kenyan Agnes Tirop is dead from suspected murder in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet on October 13th, 2021. The 2015 Worl [...]
Omanyala Sprints to World’s Best Time and African Record

Omanyala Sprints to World’s Best Time and African Record

Kenya's Ferdinand Omanyala re-wrote history by running his first sub 10 seconds on Kenyan soil being smashed both the African and Kenyan 100m record d [...]
Omanyala Becomes First Kenyan to Run Under 10 Seconds

Omanyala Becomes First Kenyan to Run Under 10 Seconds

Olympic semi finalist Kenya’s Ferdinand Omanyala crushed his own Kenyan record in the 100m at the Josko Lauf Meeting in Austria. Omanyala timed 9. [...]
Tokyo 2020: “King-Choge” Rules the Olympic Marathon

Tokyo 2020: “King-Choge” Rules the Olympic Marathon

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge won the Olympic men's marathon claiming his second straight gold medal and cementing his place among the all-time greats of the [...]
Tokyo 2020: Kenya’s Peres Jepchirchir beats World Record Holder to Claim Marathon Gold

Tokyo 2020: Kenya’s Peres Jepchirchir beats World Record Holder to Claim Marathon Gold

Two time world half marathon champion Kenya’s  Peres Jepchirchir led a Kenyan one-two finish in the women’s marathon, ahead of world record holder Bri [...]
Tokyo 2020: Kenya’s Faith Kipyegon Break’s Olympics Record Strikes Gold

Tokyo 2020: Kenya’s Faith Kipyegon Break’s Olympics Record Strikes Gold

Kenya's Faith Kipyegon retained the Olympic women's 1500m title on Friday, August 6th, 2021 to put an end to Dutch athlete Sifan Hassan's bid for an u [...]
Tokyo 2020: Kenya’s Yego Tossed out of Olympics

Tokyo 2020: Kenya’s Yego Tossed out of Olympics

Former world javelin champion Julius Yego failed to make the javelin final on Wednesday, after failing to hit the qualifying mark at the Olympic Stadi [...]
Tokyo 2020: Kenya’s Abel Kipsang Sets New Olympic Record

Tokyo 2020: Kenya’s Abel Kipsang Sets New Olympic Record

The 2019 African Games 800m fourth place finisher Abel Kipsang set a new Olympic record as he raced to the final of the 1,500m in Tokyo, Japan on Thur [...]
Tokyo 2020: Kenya’s National Record Holder Omanyala Jets Back from Olympics

Tokyo 2020: Kenya’s National Record Holder Omanyala Jets Back from Olympics

Sensational 100m national record holder Ferdinand Omanyala has jetted back into the country from Tokyo 2020 Olympics on August 4th, 2021.   The OdiB [...]
Tokyo 2020:Steeplechase Win Eludes Kenyan Women as Chemutai Wins Uganda’s First Ever Olympic Gold

Tokyo 2020:Steeplechase Win Eludes Kenyan Women as Chemutai Wins Uganda’s First Ever Olympic Gold

Kenya’s drought for an Olympic women’s 3000m steeplechase win persisted with former World champion Hyvin Kiyeng settling for bronze as Peruth Chemutai [...]
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