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Best anthem in the world? Kenyan national anthem receives global praise after Rio closing...

With the 2016 Olympic Games coming to a close, Kenya grabbed the whole world’s attention as its national anthem went in the air courtesy of Eliud Kipchoge’s gold medal win in the marathon race. The...

Rwandan cyclist Byukusenge undaunted ahead of Rio trial

The last of the cycling disciplines, mountain biking, will be held on the final day of the Rio games this Sunday. Rwanda's Nathan Byukusenge will be among 80 athletes competing for the medals on offer. ...

Kenya finishes Rio Olympics Games as best ranked African team

The Summer Olympic Games have come to an end in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, with Kenya finishing at position 15, the best performing nation from Africa. The East African country scooped an...

Kenya wins another gold as Vivian Cheruiyot shocks Ethiopia’s Almaz Ayana to win elusive...

Kenya’s duo of Vivian Cheruiyot and Hellen Obiri shocked Ethiopia’s Almaz Ayana in the women’s final 5,000 meters race to secure gold and silver respectively, leaving the Ethiopian to settle for bronze. Ayana had cruised...

US athlete risks angering Americans by wearing Canadian hat in Rio in support of...

Decorated American athlete Aston Eaton was spotted in the stands of the Olympic Stadium wearing a Canada hat at the Rio Olympic Games as the heptathlon games were on. Turns out he had a pretty...

Smiling Usain Bolt wins second Rio Olympics gold medal, hopes to make it three...

Jamaican sprint icon Usain Bolt yesterday won his second gold medal of the ongoing Rio Olympic Games, winning the men’s 200 meters in an impressive time of 19.78 seconds. Bolt now boasts of eight Olympic...

Kenya’s Deputy President in Brazil to support country’s team

Deputy President William Ruto is in Brazil to support the Kenyan team at the Olympic Games. Kenya is participating in seven disciplines — athletics, boxing, archery, judo, weightlifting, rugby and swimming. The DP’s support will not...

South Africa’s Semenya wins her first Olympic Gold medal

Caster Semenya won the 800 meters final in a personal best time of 1:55.28 on Saturday, claiming her first Olympic gold medal and using her podium platform to call for unity in sport. Burundi's Francine...

Paralympics to get special medals at the Rio Olympics

Rio Paralympics has release medals for visually impaired athletes for the first time The special medals are designed with small metal balls that will aid visually-impaired athletes to know if it was a gold, silver...

Reason given for green water at Rio Olympic diving, water polo pools

On Tuesday the diving pool at the Rio Olympics turned green. According to the Rio 2016 Local Organizing Committee, the green hue seen in the water was due to a proliferation of algae caused by...