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School girl Akanbi shatters Nigerian 3000m record at ISF Gymnasiade Normandy 2022

Live AthleticsAfrica - May 17, 2022 - 22:57
The 18-year-old school girl record run broke the 33-year-old national record of 9:41.28 in the event, which was set by Itsemhike Anwalimhobor on 22 March 1989 in Benin City.
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Zimbabwe: Naaz Hopeful Mpofu's Appeal Will Be Successful

All Africa News - May 17, 2022 - 11:54
[The Herald] Long distance runner Isaac Mpofu, who was disqualified a week ago at the Durban International Marathon in South Africa, is anxiously waiting for the verdict on the race.
Categories: Africa News

Zimbabwe: Tabitha Tsatsa Secures Her Future

All Africa News - May 16, 2022 - 14:40
[The Herald] Former long-distance runner Tabitha Tsatsa was among the coaches that attended the National Athletics Association of Zimbabwe Level 1 coaching course in Bulawayo recently.
Categories: Africa News

Kenya: After Recovering From Suspected Food Poisoning in Nairobi, Olympic Champion Marcel Jacobs to Make 100m Return on Home Turf

All Africa News - May 16, 2022 - 11:16
[Capital FM] Rome -- Olympic 100 metre champion Lamont Marcell Jacobs will make his long-awaited return to the distance next week when he races at a meeting in Savona, organisers announced on Saturday.
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Kenya: Kenya's Cheptai and Kimeli Earn Massive Sh4 Million Pay-Day After Breaking Course Records in India

All Africa News - May 16, 2022 - 10:00
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Kenya's Irene Cheptai and Nicholas Kimeli ran course records of 30:35 and 27:38 respectively at the Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) World 10K Bengaluru 2022, a World Athletics Elite Label road race on Sunday, earning themselves a whooping Sh4mn pay day.
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Course records for Kipkorir Kimeli and Cheptai at TCS World 10K Bengaluru 2022

Live AthleticsAfrica - May 15, 2022 - 22:14
Kenyans Nicholas Kipkorir Kimeli and Irene Cheptai ran course records of 27:38 and 30:35 respectively at the 14th Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) World 10K Bengaluru 2022.
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Video: Timothy Cheruiyot on Asbel Kipsang, first race of the 2022 season

Live AthleticsAfrica - May 15, 2022 - 16:28
WATCH: We caught up with Timothy Cheruiyot after he finished his first race of the season at the Doha Diamond League on Friday.
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Video: Tobi Amusan on being healthy, race at Doha Diamond League 2022

Live AthleticsAfrica - May 15, 2022 - 14:48
WATCH - Nigerian hurdler Tobiloba Amusan chats with journalists after her second place finish at the Wanda Diamond League 2022 season opener in Doha, Qatar.
Categories: Africa News

World leads for El Bakkali and Niyonsaba at windy Wanda Diamond League in Doha

Live AthleticsAfrica - May 14, 2022 - 10:45
World leading times for Olympic steeplechase champion Soufiane El Bakkali (Morocco) and Diamond League 5000m champion Francine Niyonsaba (Burundi) at the Ooredoo Doha Meeting, the 2022 Wanda Diamond League opener.
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In Pictures: Ooredoo Doha Meeting – 1st Wanda Diamond League 2022

Live AthleticsAfrica - May 14, 2022 - 00:46
Photo Gallery of the Ooredoo Doha Meeting, first leg of the Wanda Diamond League 2022, held on Friday 13 May 2022 in Doha, Qatar.
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Belihu, Edris and Obiri eye fast times in Bengaluru, gold in Oregon

Live AthleticsAfrica - May 13, 2022 - 22:11
When five of the world leading distance runners gathered ahead of TCS World 10K Bengaluru 2022 on Sunday, one common question for them was: “How fast do you think you will run on Sunday?”
Categories: Africa News

Namibia: Athletics Stars' Recovery On Track

All Africa News - May 13, 2022 - 10:00
[Namibian] BEATRICE Masilingi and Christine Mboma are on the mend, their coach, Henk Botha, says. Both stars experienced mid-race injury misfortune on the international scene within the space of a week.
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Nigeria: Athletics - Abuja Set for Final Leg of AFN All-Comers Meet

All Africa News - May 12, 2022 - 11:26
[Premium Times] The AFN believes these meets will help Nigeria restore and surpass her lost glory in athletics.
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Sierra Leone: SLAA President Begs for National Cohesion, Peace in Athletics Family

All Africa News - May 12, 2022 - 09:54
[Concord] Newly elected president of the Sierra Leone Athletics Association, Martin Momoh Bangura, in his maiden address to the athletics family and Sierra Leone as a whole, called on the need to be united and work together to help push the sport and regain their lost glory.
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Zimbabwe: Econet Victoria Falls Marathon Back

All Africa News - May 12, 2022 - 09:50
[The Herald] THE Econet Victoria Falls Marathon returns to the sporting calendar this year, with close to 5 000 runners expected to participate at this year's event on July 3, 2022.
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Zimbabwe: Chitate Ready for Exide Marathon

All Africa News - May 12, 2022 - 09:50
[The Herald] Sports Reporter
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