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Chepchirchir and Chepkoech to battle for 800m semifinal in Cali

Nelly Chepchirchir and Everlyne Chepkoech qualified to compete at the 800m semifinals set for Wednesday in the opening day of World Athletics Under-20 Championships in Cali, Colombia. The national 800m champion, Chepchirchir won in heat one after commanding the race to cross the line timing 2:06.66 ahead of Veronica Sadek from Slovakia (2:07.10) and Veera […]

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Cherotich and Kosgei to compete at steeplechase final in Cali

Reigning world under 20 3,000m steeplechase bronze medalist Faith Cherotich and Agnes Tirop Memorial Memorial under 18 champion Pamela Kosgei qualified to compete at the finals of 3,000m steeplechase at the opening day of World Athletics Under-20 Championships in Cali, Colombia Cherotich won the second heat in 9:38.18 ahead of Ethiopia’s Meseret Yeshaneh in 9:41.99 […]

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Cheruiyot and Kimaiyo storm into 1,500m final in Cali

Raymond Cheruiyot and Daniel Kimaiyo qualified to compete at the 1,500m finals during the opening day of World Under 20 Athletics championships in Cali, Colombia today. Cheruiyot won the second heat in 3:40.96 beating Vivien Henz (3:45.04) and Canadian Max Davies was third in 3:45.55 Kimaiyo won the first heat in 3:42.49 ahead of Ethiopia’s […]

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Omanyala, the man to watch as Track events kick off in Birmingham

Reigning Africa Senior Athletics championships 100m champion Ferdinand Omanyala will be lighting up Alexander Stadium as track and field events kicks off tomorrow. The Africa 100m record holder who lost at the World Athletics championships in the semifinals, will have to prove his worth as the eighth fastest man of all time in the 100m […]

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Michael Githae win marathon bronze in Birmingham

Reigning Fukuoka marathon champion Michael Githae won the first medal for Kenya at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England today. Gitahe, who replaced Simon Kacheran over doping suspension won bronze behind Ugandan Victor Kiplangat who won gold with Tanzanian Felix Sambu settling for silver in an all East Africa Community podium sweep. Kiplangat won […]

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Kosgei replaces Chepkemoi ahead of under 20 championships in Cali

Pamela Kosgei has replaced Diana Chepkemoi in the Kenya team ahead of World Under 20 Athletics championships that starts next week in Cali, Colombia. With the championships set to start on August 1st to 6th, Kosgei, the young sister of world marathon record holder Brigid Kosgei will be competing alongside the reigning world under 20 […]