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Kenya tops African nations in Rio OIympics standings

Kenya is the best ranking African nation in the ongoing Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro so far. The East African nation is currently ranked position 13, having won four gold medals and three silver...

Controversy stalks Caster Semenya in women’s 800M

The 25-year- old is yet to compete in the 2016 edition of the Games and already controversy is brewing around the 800m World champion, Semenya who is arguably in the form of her life...

Kenya clinches yet another Olympic Gold as Faith Kipyegon upsets world record holder in...

Kenya won yet another gold medal at the ongoing Rio Olympics through Faith Kipyegon who gave a strong show to upset Ethiopia’s world record holder Genzebe Dibaba to win the women’s 1,500 meters race. Kipyegon,...

Keep off Caster Semenya – South Africans warn ahead of women’s 800 meters Rio...

South Africans on social media have moved to defend 800 meters runner Caster Semenya following talks by foreign media that she should not be allowed to participate in the Rio Games. Semenya was made to...

Ugandans eye the gold medal at the Olympic Marathon

Uganda’s Olympic champion Stephen Kiprotich promises Ugandans that he will bag a medal in the Rio Olympics as he left for Brazil today in the company of two other Ugandan Marathoners. The other two medal...

More than 30 Kenyan-born athletes playing for new countries at Rio, Olympics

Bahrain got its first ever gold in the Olympics when 19 year old Ruth Jebet won a gold medal in the Women’s 3000m steeplechase at the games, drumming it in that Kenyans were facing...

Egyptian Olympian expelled from Rio for refusing to shake opponents hand

Egyptian judoka Islam El Shehaby has been expelled from the Rio Olympics for refusing to shake the hand of an Israeli opponent Or Sasson after their bout. The 34-year-old was penalised by the International Olympics...

Kenya bags second Olympic gold after David Rudisha successfully defends 800m title

Kenya won her second gold medal at the ongoing Rio Olympics Games after David Rudisha successfully defended his 800 meters title with a very remarkable performance. The 27-year-old showed great composure  and experience to beat...

Kenya’s Impressive Jemimah Sumgong wins country’s first Olympic Gold

Kenya’s Jemima Sumgong has won the Olympics women’s marathon to become the country’s first ever winner of the event at the Summer Games. Sumgong crossed the finish line in a time of 2:24:04, ahead of...

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...