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Simbine storms to victory at Stockholm Diamond League meeting

News 24 - July 2, 2022 - 08:17
South African speedster Akani Simbine won the men's 100m race at the Diamond League meeting in Stockholm, Sweden.
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Kenya: Cherotich Credits Coach After Securing Ticket to World U20 Showpiece

All Africa News - July 1, 2022 - 12:56
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- South Rift's Maureen Cherotich says she couldn't have stormed to victory at the national trials for the World Under 20 Championships slated for Cali, Colombia had it not been for her coach.
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Kenya: Fantastic Moraa Blazes Field to Storm to Stockholm Diamond League Victory

All Africa News - July 1, 2022 - 06:35
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Mary Moraa continued with her impressive form this season after blazing down the field to storm to victory in the 800m at the Stockholm Diamond League on Thursday night.
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Kenya: Kenya's U20 Coach Ngisirei Hopeful More Sprinters Will Qualify for Cali

All Africa News - July 1, 2022 - 06:17
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- National under 20 head coach Robert Ngisirei is keeping fingers crossed that more sprinters will qualify for the World Under 20 Championships during this weekend's national trials at Nyayo Stadium.
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Ghana: GAF Athletics Team Shines in PAAG Championship

All Africa News - June 30, 2022 - 13:23
[Ghanaian Times] The Ghana Armed Forces (GAF) athletics team put out a marvelous display in the just-ended Past Athletics Association of Ghana (PAAG) Invitational Championship 2022, held at the Baba Yara Sports Stadium in Kumasi on June 24-25, 2022.
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Tunisia: Para-Athletics/Tunis Grand Prix - Tunisia in Lead With 34 Medals, Including 17 Gold

All Africa News - June 30, 2022 - 13:13
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- (TAP) Tunisia topped the medal table of the Tunis Para Athletics Grand Prix with 34 medals (17 gold, 11 silver and 6 bronze), at the end of the three-day competition.
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Zimbabwe: 60 Karatekas for Kwekwe Tourney

All Africa News - June 30, 2022 - 13:02
[The Herald] AFTER a two-year Covid-19-induced interruption, the annual Kwekwe Invitational Karate tournament makes a return with over 60 athletes expected to compete for prizes at Queens Sports Club in Kwekwe on Saturday.
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Zimbabwe: Athletes Brace for Econet Victoria Falls Marathon

All Africa News - June 30, 2022 - 13:02
[The Herald] IT'S just a few days to go before the Econet Victoria Falls Marathon takes place and local athletes are looking forward to another exciting edition of this international road running event.
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Nigeria: Nigeria Athletics Trials - the Upsets, Disappointments, and Shining Moments in Benin City

All Africa News - June 30, 2022 - 07:18
[Premium Times] The performances in Benin City allow for optimism at both the World Championships and Commonwealth Games
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Tunisia: Para-Athletics/Tunis 2022 Grand Prix (Day 2) - Tunisia On Top, Bagging 24 Medals Including 11 Gold

All Africa News - June 29, 2022 - 14:41
[Tunis Afrique Presse] Tunis/Tunisia -- The Tunisian para-athletes bagged 8 gold, 3 silver and 2 bronze medals on the 2nd day of the Tunis Para-Athletics Grand Prix, which has been organised in Rades since June 27.
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Ghana: Anti-Doping Bill to Make Prohibited Drugs Expensive for Athletes

All Africa News - June 28, 2022 - 14:13
[GhanaToday] The Chief Director of the Ministry of Youth and Sports, Alhaji Hafiz Adam, has said the ministry frowns on doping as it makes sports competition unfair.
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Kenya: Omanyala Dreams of Commonwealth Gold but Admits Work Cut Out for World Champs

All Africa News - June 28, 2022 - 13:22
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- African champion and record holder Ferdinand Omanyala has said he dreams of clinching gold at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham next month, but has admitted he will face a daunting task at the World Championships which will precede in Oregon, United States.
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Zimbabwe: Econet Victoria Falls Marathon Return Excites Naaz

All Africa News - June 28, 2022 - 11:34
[The Herald] Senior Sports Reporter
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Nigeria: Nigerian Athletics Championships - Final Day Sees Brume, Edwards Defend Titles

All Africa News - June 27, 2022 - 09:38
[Premium Times] Brume's 6.89m leap fell short of her season's best effort but it was enough to hand her the fifth national title.
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Nigeria Championships: Ashe, Nwokocha claim first national titles as Amusan sets championship record

Live AthleticsAfrica - June 27, 2022 - 02:18
Favour Ashe and Grace Nwokwocha Saturday claimed their first national titles on Day two of action at the 2022 AFN Nigerian Championships in Benin City.
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