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Couple Barsosio and Melly deliver Rotterdam marathon title

Couple Stella Barsosio and her husband Edwin Melly partnered well to win the Rotterdam marathon held on Sunday in the Netherlands. Melly was the pacemaker for his wife Barsosio to win the race with her personal best of 2:22.08 from the previous 2:23. The couple landed at the Eldoret International Airport on Tuesday morning, carrying […]

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Kipyegon, Gebrselassie on VIP guest at Ethiopia Great Run

Two time Olympic Games 1,500m champion Faith Kipyegon will be the VIP guest at the 2021 Great 10km Ethiopian Run International. The November 14th event to be staged in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa will be hosting the 27-year old world 1,500m silver medalist. The  former world 1,500m junior champion will be accompanied by former […]

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Momanyi and Kibet lead Kenyans to dominate Ljubljana marathon

Former Commonwealth Games 10,000m champion Grace Kwamboka Momanyi and upstart Ernest Kibet Tarus won the 25th edition of Ljubljana Marathon ran today in Slovenia Republic. Kwamboka, the former Africa Athletics championships 5,000m bronze medalist was victorious in women’s race with 2:38.10. The Kenyan, who was the flag bearer during the 2008 Summer Olympic Games in […]

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Barsosio and Abdi claim Rotterdam marathon titles

Former world 10,000m champion Stella Barsosio and Olympic Games marathon bronze medalist Bashir Abdi won the Rotterdam marathon race held today in the Netherlands. The Kenyan Barsosio, who overcame road accident two years ago won the 42km title in 2:22.08 ahead of home girl Nataliya Lehonkove (2:30.28) and former Ljubljana marathon champion Bornes Kitur completing […]

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Saitoti lead Kenya’s podium sweep, Chepkonga best at Venice marathon

It was an all Kenyan podium sweep at the 2021 edition of Venice marathon held today in Italy. Anderson Seroi Saitoti led the men’s podium sweep for Kenyans when he won the title in 2L12.21 beating compatriots Justus Kangogo to second in 2:13.34 and Gilbert Chumba in 2:13.55 for second and third positions respectively while […]