Genzebe Dibaba will attempt to break the women's world 5,000 metre record tomorrow at Hayward Field in Eugene on the opening night of the third International Association of Athletics Federations…
With focus now shifting to Daniel Wanjiru and Edna Kiplagat to lead the team of nine athletes in 2017 IAAF World Championships in London - in August, there will be…
AFP - Kenyan athletics selectors have been forced into wholesale changes to the marathon team for the August 4-13 World Athletics Championships in London following the withdraw of four top…
Kiyeng ready for second bite at the cherry as new spirit looms in the air. It's an interesting statistic. From their rural homes, school, to training regimen, they all share…
World javelin throw champion Julius Yego from Kenya has a point to prove as he makes his second appearance in competition this season in Rehlingen athletics meeting in Germany on…
Everyone prepares for the steeplechase in their own way, from the Olympic champion who claims he never practices hurdling to Evan Jager, who works on his hurdle form every week.…
Ethiopia has conducted doping tests on more than 350 athletes, the vast majority of them track and field competitors. Mekonnnen Yidersal, the director general of the Ethiopian National Anti-Doping Office,…
Three training partners of banned Olympic marathon champion Jemima Sumgong have been suspended from competitions "until investigations into doping allegations are completed", it has been reported. According to the Daily…
The Iten-based pair of world women's marathon record holder Mary Keitany and Chicago Marathon champion Florence Kiplagat have turned down invitations to run for Kenya at the World Championships in…
The Two-Hour Marathon. For distance runners, it’s a mystical goal equivalent to the four-minute mile that Roger Bannister broke in 1954; a test so difficult some have estimated it may…
Olympian and former 1,500m All African Games bronze medalist Beatrice Chepkoech retained her Kenya Police Service (KPS) 3,000m steeplechase crown as competitions entered Day 2 at the Nyayo National Stadium…
Long distance specialist Cuthbert Nyasango will make his second consecutive appearance at the IAAF World Championships after being included in a five-member team selected by the National Athletics Association of…
Former world champion Edna Kiplagat and London Marathon title holder Daniel Wanjiru say they are happy with their selection to Kenya’s team to the IAAF World Championships in London with…
‘Everyone is excited about athletics in South Africa now, and we all want medals.’ Sprint sensation Akani Simbine says he has been buoyed by the success of his compatriots, as…
Olympic marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge and two-time World marathon champion Edna Kiplagat will lead Kenya’s marathon assault at the London World Championships due August 4 to 13 at the Olympic…
World 800 metres record holder David Rudisha is one of four Kenyans who will star at the second leg of this season’s Diamond League in Shanghai, China this Saturday. Rudisha…
Olympic champions David Rudisha and Faith Chepngetich will be seeking to extend their dominance over their respectinve distances when they erect to the field at the second leg of the…
Eliud Kipchoge was 26 seconds from making history on Saturday but the Olympic champion finished just short of becoming the first person to run a marathon in less than two…
South Africa's Akani Simbine surprised a world-class sprint field, including Justin Gatlin, Asafa Powell and Andre De Grasse to claim a season-opening 100m Diamond League victory on Friday. The 23-year-old…
The chairman of Athletics Kenya (AK) has told Reuters that another "high-profile athlete" has failed a doping test, just weeks after it emerged Rio Olympics marathon champion Jemima Sumgong tested…
The running shoes that Kenenisa Bekele blamed for his struggles in Sunday's London Marathon were not the revolutionary new model designed for use in the Breaking2 attempt on a sub-two…
Kenyan Daniel Wanjiru held off a late charge from Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele to win the London Marathon on Sunday in two hours five minutes 48 seconds. Kenya's Mary Keitany broke…
Kenya's Mary Keitany set the fastest time in a women-only marathon as she won a third London Marathon on Sunday in an unofficial 2hrs 17min 01sec. The 35-year-old, who also…
Triple Olympic track champion Kenenisa Bekele is somewhat surprised that his sepia-tinged 5,000 and 10,000-metres world records are still standing but, at 34, he still feels he can complete a…
Geoffrey Kirui and Edna Kiplagat produced a Kenyan sweep at the Boston Marathon, winning the men's and women's races on Monday by conquering the race's hilly final miles to establish…
Meb Keflezighi's last Boston Marathon. Galen Rupp's first. Two defending champions on the women's side (sort of), and Lemi Berhanu Hayle returns to go for his second straight men's title.…
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