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Kenya: Marvin Bracy Wins Again as Omanyala Finishes Season With Third Place in Zagreb

All Africa News - September 12, 2022 - 06:58
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Ferdinand Omanyala finished off his season with a third place finish at the Memorial Borisa Hanžekovića, a World Athletics Continental Gold Tour meet in Zagreb, Croatia on Sunday night.
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Kenya: Omanyala Eyeing Powerful, Historic End to the Season in Sunday Croatia Race

All Africa News - September 12, 2022 - 06:56
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Commonwealth Champion Ferdinand Omanyala lines up at the Memorial Borisa Hanžekovića in Zagreb, Croatia on Sunday night, looking to end his season in perfect style at the World Athletics Continental Gold Tour meet.
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Kenya: Mary Moraa Reveals How Hellen Obiri Saved Her 800m Career

All Africa News - September 12, 2022 - 06:44
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Mary Moraa has completed a hugely successful season with her first ever Diamond Trophy, coming just after winning bronze at the World Championships and the Commonwealth Games title.
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Kenya: Moraa Turns Into Cheerleader for 'Great Friend' Korir After Winning Maiden Diamond League Trophy

All Africa News - September 9, 2022 - 11:57
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- After winning her first-ever Diamond League trophy in Zurich on Thursday, Commonwealth Games 800m champion Mary Moraa took some time out to cheer on World and Olympic 800m champion Emmanuel Korir.
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Kenya: Faith Kipyegon 'Surprised' By Easy Race to Clinch Third Diamond League Title

All Africa News - September 9, 2022 - 11:57
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- World and Olympic 1500m champion Faith Kipyegon admits she never expected to go around the last bend alone on her way to victory on Day Two of the Zurich Diamond League on Thursday.
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Kenya: World Champion Kipyegon 'Surprised' By Easy Race at Diamond League Despite Fatigue

All Africa News - September 9, 2022 - 06:44
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- World and Olympic 1500m champion Faith Kipyegon admits she never expected to go around the last bend alone on her way to victory on Day Two of the Zurich Diamond League on Thursday.
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Kenya: Athletics Kenya Cracks Whip on Rogue Coaches, Over Doping

All Africa News - September 9, 2022 - 06:32
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- All coaches working with Kenyan athletes within or outside the country must now undergo examination and certification by Athletics Kenya (AK) before providing such services.
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Uganda: Massive Turn-Up As Physical Rotary Cancer Run Resumes

All Africa News - September 6, 2022 - 08:57
[Nile Post] Thousands of Ugandans on Sunday turned up for the 11th edition of the Rotary Cancer Run at the Kololo Independence grounds.
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Kenya: Omanyala Beaten By World Champ Noah Lyles in Berlin

All Africa News - September 5, 2022 - 06:39
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- African record holder Ferdinand Omanyala was beaten to second by double 200m World Champion Noah Lyles in the 100m at the ISTAF Berlin Continental Tour Silver event on Sunday evening.
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Kenya: Marathon Giant Kipchoge Eyeing Monstrous Run in Berlin As He Ups Preparations

All Africa News - September 1, 2022 - 09:01
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- World marathon record holder Eliud Kipchoge says he will push himself to the limit to produce another stunning performance at the Berlin Marathon.
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Kenya: American Bracy Beats Omanyala By a Hundredth of a Second in Ice Cold Lucerne

All Africa News - September 1, 2022 - 06:50
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- World Championship silver medalist Marvin Bracy beat Kenya's Ferdinand Omanyala by a hundredth of a second in the 100m race at the Spitzen Leichtathletik, a World Athletics Continental Tour Silver event in the Swiss city of Lucerne on Tuesday night.
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Kenya: Commonwealth Champion Omanyala Ready to Conquer Swiss City

All Africa News - August 30, 2022 - 06:58
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Recently crowned Commonwealth Games champion Ferdinand Omanyala will be back on the track on Tuesday night when he lines up for the Luzern Athletics Meet, a World Athletics Continental Tour Silver race in Switzerland.
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Kenya: Kenya's Two More Athletes Suspended By Athletics Integrity Unit for Doping

All Africa News - August 29, 2022 - 10:50
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Kenyan athletes Michael Njenga and Maiyo Johnstone Kibet have been provisionally suspended from competing after allegedly testing positive for banned substances.
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Liberia: British Man Wins Liberia's 2022 Marathon

All Africa News - August 22, 2022 - 15:11
[New Dawn] Englishman Mikey Bryant has won the men's episode of the 2022 Liberia Marathon race.
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Kenya: Omanyala Out to Enjoy Self in Switzerland, Germany After Victory-Laden Season

All Africa News - August 22, 2022 - 14:05
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Commonwealth Games 100m champion Ferdinand Omanyala says he will be keen on having fun when he competes at next week's Spitzen Leichtathletick World Continental Tour in Lucerne, Switzerland.
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Kenya: Athletics Kenya to Step Up Budapest Preps as Qualifying Standards Reviewed

All Africa News - August 22, 2022 - 13:37
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Ahead of next year's World Championships in Budapest, Hungary, Athletics Kenya (AK) are hoping to commence preparations for the competition to better their performance at this year's edition in Oregon.
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Ghana: Ghana's 4x100m Relay Team Disqualification - Lutterodt Calls for Sanctions

All Africa News - August 19, 2022 - 12:53
[Ghanaian Times] Former President of the Ghana Athletics Association (GAA) Ambassador George Haldane Lutterodt, has called on the National Sports Authority (NSA) to institute a probe into the reason behind the disqualification of Ghana's 4x100m relay team at the finals of the recently-held Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.
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Uganda: Winnie Nwagi Sets Acholi Inn On Fire As Walkers Tour Makes Northern Debut

All Africa News - August 15, 2022 - 08:15
[Nile Post] Even the afternoon downpour and evening drizzles could not stop "reggae" at the Gulu edition of the Walkers Tour that took place on Saturday night at the Acholi Inn in Gulu.
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