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Amos Kipruto takes bronze as Ethiopians dominate Kolkata 25Km race

Reigning Amsterdam marathon silver Medalist Amos Kipruto finished third in today’s Tata Steel Kolkata 25K ran in India as former Chicago marathon champion Florence Kiplagat was the best Kenyan woman in 5th position. Kipruto who finished second behind world marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge at Berlin marathon on 16th September, finished third behind winner Birhanu […]

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Silas Mng’etich and Maurine are Kisumu marathon champions

Silas Mng’etich and Maurine Chepkemoi are the winners of this year’s Kisumu International marathon held today in Kisumu County. Makinga debut at the marathon, Mng’etich won the men’s 42km 2:16.50 ahead of William Cheboi (2:16.55) and Abraham Too (2:17.37) completing the podium. Chepkemoi registered her maiden 42km victory 2:35.36 ahead of Pauline Mutwa (2:41.20) in […]

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Daisy Jepkemei, Lawi Kosgey claim Mt. Elgon X-Country titles

Former world junior 2,000m steeplechase champion Daisy Jepkemei and former world Youth 1,500m champion Lawi Kosgey braved heavy competition to claim the third leg of Athletics Kenya Cross Country meeting held today at Kapsokwony High school ground in Mount Elgon, Bungoma County. Jepkemei who competes alongside her elder sister Norah Jeruto, Jepkemei capitalized on slow […]

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Winny Kimutai, Michael Bett are Mt. Elgon X-Country junior champions

Upstart Winny Kimutai edged reigning world under 18 3,000m silver medallist Immerculate Chepkirui to win the third leg of Athletics Kenya cross country championships ran today at Kapsokwony High school ground inMount Elgon as Michael Bett defended his title. Kimutai, who registered her maiden win in her career,was a shocker claiming the 6km junior women […]

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Vincent Yator targets top marathon after road accident

Vincent Yator has a reason to smile again following a tragic road accident that claimed the live of running mate Francis Kiplagat at Kikopey along Nakuru-Nairobi highway before competing at Honolulu marathon. The 2010 Africa 5,000msilver medalist returned in the country on Thursday after finished third during Sunday’s Honolulu marathon and describing the Monday 19th […]

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Expect top notch athletes at Mount Elgon X-country- Mugalitsi

Former Africa cross country bronze medalist Beatrice Mutai will be seeking to defend her Mount Elgon cross country title that gets down at Kapsokwony High School on Saturday in the third leg of Athletics Kenya cross country meeting in Bungoma County. According to race organisers led by Western Region Athletics Kenya secretary Homer Mugalitsi, Mutai […]