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Agnes Tirop to be buried in Kenya on Saturday

Record-breaking long-distance runner, Agnes Tirop, who was stabbed to death last week, is scheduled to be laid to rest on Saturday at her home...

Drogba appointed WHO’s Goodwill Ambassador for Sport and Health

Cote d’Ivoire Football legend Didier Drogba has been appointed the World Health Organization's Goodwill Ambassador for Sport and Health. The announcement was made during a...

Kenya’s Rotich, Ethiopian Memuye win Paris Marathon

Kenya's Elisha Rotich won the men's race and Ethiopia's Tigist Memuye topped the women's podium at the Paris Marathon on Sunday. Rotich set a course...

Travel restrictions will affect New York City Marathon entrants

New York City Marathon organizers are offering deferments to entrants of the November 7 race who will be barred from entering the United States by continuing COVID-related...

Salah, Mane write history against Watford, but Firmino steals the show...

Liverpool forwards Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane made history on Saturday with goals against Watford at Vicarage Road, but it was Roberto Firmino who...

Kenyan runner Agnes Tirop found stabbed to death

Kenyan double world 10,000m bronze medallist and 2015 world cross-country champion Agnes Tirop was found dead inside her home in Iten on Wednesday. Athletics officials...

Former  World Athletics Champion helps develop Kenya’s next generation of winners

Kenya’s Great Rift Valley region is arguably the source of most of the country’s athletes.  Former world 800 metres champion Janeth Jepkosgei was born...

More than 400 participate in 4th Tanzania Kung Fu competition

More than 400 people from Kung Fu Clubs across Tanzania's 26 regions have participated in the 4th Tanzania Kung Fu competition, organizers said on...

South Africa eases COVID-19 crowd restrictions for World Cup game

A maximum of 2,000 spectators can attend a World Cup qualifier between South Africa and Ethiopia in Johannesburg on Tuesday as the republic eases COVID-19 restrictions...

Kenyans Kipruto, Kipyogei sweep in Boston Marathon return

Kenya’s Benson Kipruto won the pandemic-delayed Boston Marathon on Monday when the race returned from a 30-month absence with a smaller, socially distanced feel...
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