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  • 06 Apr 2017
    President Uhuru Kenyatta receives the Queen’s Baton from Athletes’ Representatives, David Rudisha (2nd left), ...

    President Kenyatta: Three big stadiums to be built soon

    President Uhuru Kenyatta on Thursday announced that three state of art stadiums would soon be constructed in Nairobi, Mombasa and Eldoret as he paid tribute to Kenyan sportsmen and women saying their...

  • Real Madrid's forward Alvaro Morata celebrates after scoring their third goal during the Spanish league ...

    Morata helps Madrid keep Messi-inspired Barca in check

      Alvaro Morata scored twice as Real Madrid maintained a two-point lead over Barcelona at the top of La Liga by making light of Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale's absence in a 4-2 win at Lega...

  • 05 Apr 2017
    Patrick Makau after breaking the world record at the 2011 Berlin Marathon (PHOTO/Getty Images)

    Makau pulls out of Boston as injury nightmare recurs

    Former world record holder, Patrick Makau Musyoki has pulled out of the 2017 Boston Marathon due to injury. According to an email sent by event sponsors John Hancock to American news outlets includ...

  • Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder screams while trying to dunk over the San ...

    Hot Westbrook equals triple-doubles season record

      Oklahoma City star Russell Westbrook produced his 41st triple-double of the season on Monday to equal Oscar Robertson's record for most in an NBA campaign in the Thunder's 110-79 victory ove...

  • 27 Mar 2017
    The victorious Kenyan Mixed Relay Team. (PHOTO/IAAF)

    A decade later, Kiprop relishes second World Cross gold

    It was as if he had never left. Ten years after winning the junior title at the 2007 IAAF World Cross in Mombasa, Asbel Kiprop returned to Kampala, Uganda and set the Kenyan Mixed Relay team on course...

  • Kenya's Irene Cheptai (C) crosses the finish line to win the women's senior 10km marathon ...

    London is next stop for Kenya six-star show queen Cheptai

    It resembled a scene torn up straight from the Team Kenya training camp in Kigari, Embu when the senior women 10km squad took to the Kololo Independence Grounds course in Kampala for the 42nd IAAF Wor...

  • Geoffrey Kamworor winning a second successive men's senior title in Kampala (PHOTO/ IAAF /Roger Sedres)

    At 24, Cross King Kamworor is just getting started

    The most frightening statistic of the now two-time IAAF World Cross Country king, Geoffrey Kipsang Kamworor is that he is only 24 years with a whole career ahead, not behind him. On Sunday at the K...

  • 26 Mar 2017
    IAAF President Lord Sebastian Coe addresses athletes at the Kololo Independence Grounds in Kampala, Uganda ...

    Cross country is key to distance running success- Coe

    IAAF President Lord Sebastian Coe has urged developed nations to take the World Cross Country Championships seriously to improve chances of excelling at distance running. Speaking to a group of ath...

  • 24 Mar 2017
    Eliud Kipchoge during a work out at the Moi University School of Law Annex grounds. ...

    Kipchoge at 70% in sub-two hour marathon preparations

    Olympic champion, Eliud Kipchoge says he is in 70 percent shape in his bid to run the marathon under two hours later this year as he steps up his training for the Nike Breaking 2 project in Kaptagat. ...

  • 23 Mar 2017
    Eliud Kipchoge lead his training partners in a track work out at the Moi Universty ...

    Withdrawals will not affect quality of Nairobi 2017-IAAF

    The quality of competition at the Nairobi 2017 IAAF World Under 18 Championships will not be affected by six high profile withdrawals including that of overall champions from the 2015 edition-United ...

  • 17 Mar 2017
    IAAF ratifies Jepchirchir half marathon world record

    IAAF ratifies Jepchirchir half marathon world record

    Governing body, the IAAF on Friday ratified the world records ran by Peres Jepchirchir at the Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon on the 10th of last month in the United Arab Emirates. Jepchirchir ran th...

  • 15 Mar 2017
    Shashank Manohar, the then-Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI) president and more recently ...

    India’s Shashank Manohar quits as ICC chairman

      India's Shashank Manohar resigned Wednesday as chairman of the International Cricket Council after a fallout with his own board over efforts to reform the game's world governing body. Man...

  • 10 Mar 2017
    Gladys Cherono after setting a new Ottawa record in the 10K race at Tamarack Ottawa ...

    2015 Berlin champ Cherono targets Roma Ostia Half glory

    Former world champion, Gladys Cherono, is out to bounce back to form at the 43rd edition of the Roma Ostia Half Marathon on Sunday. Cherono who won the 2014 World Half title in Copenhagen, Denmark ...

  • 06 Mar 2017
    IAAF President Lord Sebastian Coe addresses the media after the passing of the reforms he ...

    Fredericks replaced on IAAF task force amid graft probe

    Namibian sprint legend, Frankie Fredricks has been replaced from the IAAF task force which is coordinating the re-admittance process concerning the suspended Russian federation RusAF as he faces a gra...

  • 01 Mar 2017
    Action at the KCOM Stadium, United Kingdom where KPL All Stars lost 2-1 against Hull ...

    KPL All Stars back from Hull, Okumbi defends selection

    The Kenyan Premier League (KPL) All Stars returned to the country on Wednesday morning from the United Kingdom where they played English Premier side Hull City Select XI with coach Stanley Okumbi stau...

  • 28 Feb 2017
    KPL All Stars vs Hull City Select XI. PHOTO/Mike Okinyi

    Five things learned from the KPL All Stars vs Hull clash

    History was made on Monday night when the Kenyan Premier League (KPL) All Stars took on a select side from the English Premier, Hull at the KCOM Stadium where the hosts prevailed 2-1. Everything ab...

  • 27 Feb 2017
    Action at the KCOM Stadium, United Kingdom where KPL All Stars lost 2-1 against Hull ...

    KPL All Stars go down fighting to Hull

    The Kenyan Premier League All Stars got the lesson in football they desired on Monday night when they bravely went down 2-1 to their English Premier opponents, Hull City Select XI. Substitute Ellio...

  • Kenya's Wilson Kipsang (L) and his compatriot Gideon Kipketer (R) celebrate after crossing the finish ...

    Tokyo king Kipsang trains his guns on Keiyo South race

    After smashing the Tokyo Marathon record to smithereens in another masterclass of front running on Sunday, Wilson Kipsang has set sights on his opponents in the race for the Keiyo South Parliamentary...

  • 26 Feb 2017
    Kenya's Wilson Kipsang answers questions during a press conference for this weekend's Tokyo marathon in ...

    Kipsang misses WR in brilliant sub 2:04 Tokyo victory

    Wilson Kipsang and debutant Sarah Chepchirchir produced a majestic Kenyan double at the 2017 Tokyo Marathon in storming to the fastest ever marathons in Japan as the 2017 Abbot World Marathon Majors X...

  • 25 Feb 2017
    Chelsea's Spanish midfielder Pedro (L) jumps into the arms of Chelsea's Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas (...

    Leaders Chelsea stroll as Fabregas marks milestone

      Cesc Fabregas marked his 300th Premier League appearance with the opening goal in Chelsea's 3-1 victory over Swansea as the runaway leaders moved 11 points clear at the top on Saturday. F...

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