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Jepkosgei edge Keitany to win New York City marathon on debut

Reigning world half marathon record holder Joyciline Jepkosgei denied Mary Keitany her 5th New York City Marathon title on Sunday when she won on her marathon debut. Making her debut in 42km distance, Jepkosgei won the title in 2:22.38 while Keitany who was chasing her 5th title came second in 2:23.32. Women Joyciline Jepkosgei (KEN) […]

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Mathew Kisorio Claim Beijing marathon title with a course record

Two time Africa junior champion Mathew Kisorio won the Beijing marathon title on Sunday 3rd in China, leading a Kenyan podium sweep. The reigning Eldoret City marathon champion claimed the title with a course record of 2:07.06. The Valencia marathon winner lowered the course record that was held at 2:07:16 course record that was set […]

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Jepkemei, Kipchirchir top Bishop Korir Memorial Cross country

Fresh from winning Ndalat Gaa and University of Eldoret cross country championships, Daisy Chepkemei and Emmanuel Kipchirchir won the inaugural Bishop Cornelius Korir Memorial Peace Cross Country title held on Saturday 2nd at Eldoret Sports Club. Jepkemei won the women’s title after two weeks when she won Isaiah Kiplagat Memorial cross country title while Kipchichir […]

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Jepkosgei debuts for marathon on Sunday’s New York City marathon

Reigning world half marathon record holder Joyciline Jepkosgei will be making her debut at the world marathon majors when she lines up at the 2019 New York City marathon this Sunday 3rd November. The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) runner will also be making her first marathon run, facing a stiff challenge from four-time winner Mary […]

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Bornes Kitur win Ljubljana Marathon

Kenya’s Bornes Kipkirui Kitur and Kelkile Gezahegn won the Ljubljana Marathon ran on Sunday morning in Slovenia. The local cross country and road race runner Kitur won the title in 2:21:26 beating Bahrain’s Shitaye Eshete to second timing 2:21:33 before Kenya’s Diana Chemtai timed third in 2:22:07. In an exchange formula, Ethiopian Kuftu Tahir Dadiso […]