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Kenya: Korir Earns Kenya Fourth Medal at World Champs With Marathon Silver

All Africa News - July 19, 2022 - 06:40
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Judith Korir earned Kenya a fourth medal at the World Athletics Championships in Eugene on Monday evening as she clinched silver in the women's marathon which was won by Ethiopia's Gotytom Gebreselase in a new Championship record time.
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Kenya: Can You Smell the Gold? Here is Kenya's Day Four Menu in Oregon

All Africa News - July 19, 2022 - 06:39
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Three days, three medals, but Kenya is yet to hit gold at the World Athletics Championships in Eugene, Oregon.
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Uganda: Gold Again! Cheptegei Retains 10,000m Title At World Athletics Championships

All Africa News - July 18, 2022 - 14:26
[Nile Post] Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei successfully defended his title when he fashionably won the men's world 10,000m title in Oregon, on Sunday.
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History-making Fraser-Pryce bags fifth 100m title, US win four crowns

News 24 - July 18, 2022 - 11:25
Jamaica's Shelley-Ann Fraser-Pryce made history Sunday as she bagged a fifth world 100m title on Sunday, as Team USA claimed four other crowns on offer in Eugene.
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Uganda's Cheptegei delivers masterclass to retain world 10 000m title

News 24 - July 18, 2022 - 11:25
Uganda's Joshua Cheptegei delivered a masterclass of unpanicked front running to retain the men's world 10,000m title in Oregon, on Sunday.
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Ghana: Allied Consortiums Support Accra Inter-City Marathon

All Africa News - July 18, 2022 - 09:26
[Ghanaian Times] The first ever Accra Inter-City Marathon has received a massive boost from South Africa base multi-functional outfit - Allied Consortiums for the organization of the event.
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Joshua Cheptegei retains 10,000m title at World Athletics Championships Oregon22

Live AthleticsAfrica - July 18, 2022 - 08:52
Uganda’s world record holder Joshua Cheptegei delivers a tactical masterclass to win a second successive world 10,000 metres gold - with compatriot Jacob Kiplimo settling for bronze - at the 2022 World Athletics Championships in Oregon on Sunday.
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Kenya: Obiri, Chelimo Open Kenya's Medal Count in Oregon With Silver and Bronze

All Africa News - July 18, 2022 - 07:21
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Kenya opened its medal count at the World Athletics Championships in Oregon on Saturday night with Hellen Obiri and Margaret Chelimo winning silver and bronze in the women's 10,000m.
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Kenya: Blow to Kenya as Lawrence Cherono Ruled Out of World Championships After Positive Drug Test

All Africa News - July 18, 2022 - 07:21
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Lawrence Cherono, the 2019 Boston and Chicago Marathon champion is out of the 2022 World Athletics Championships in Oregon after a provisional suspension by the Athletics Integrity Unit (AIU) following a positive test for a banned substance.
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Kenya: Mburu Clinches Kenya's Third Medal at World Champs With 10,000m Silver

All Africa News - July 18, 2022 - 07:00
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Stanley Mburu bounced back from an opening lap fall to secure Kenya's third medal at the World Athletics Championships in Eugene after clinching silver in the men's 10,000m, finishing second behind world record holder Joshua Cheptegei of Uganda.
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Kenya: Kenya Misses Out on Men's Marathon Medal as Ethiopia Take 1-2 Finish

All Africa News - July 18, 2022 - 06:59
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Kenya's hope of increasing the medal count at the World Championships in Eugene were slowed down on Sunday evening as the country missed out on a medal in the men's Marathon, which was won by Ethiopian Tamirat Tola.
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Kenya: Jet Lag for Who? - Omanyala Storms Into 100m Semis Despite Late Arrival

All Africa News - July 18, 2022 - 06:55
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- African record holder Ferdinand Omanyala beat off immense jet lag and huge psychological barriers to storm into the 100m final at the World Athletics Championships in Eugene early Saturday morning after finishing third in his Heat.
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Kenya: Super Faith Kipyegon Storms Final as Cheruiyot, Kipsang and Taki Sail in 1500m

All Africa News - July 18, 2022 - 06:45
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Faith Kipyegon further underlined her status as the greatest 1500m runner of all time with another easy victory as she sailed into the final at the World Athletics Championships with Timothy Cheruiyot, Abel Kipsang and Kumari Taki making the semis in the men's race.
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Kenya: I Have No Regrets on Oregon Worlds, Just Lessons Picked - Omanyala

All Africa News - July 18, 2022 - 06:43
[Capital FM] Eugine Oregon -- Kenya's 100m speedster Ferdinand Omanyala has no regrets about his visa woes and the exit in the semis of the ongoing World Athletics Championships in Oregon.
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Kenya: Tim Cheruiyot, Abel Kipsang Sail Into 1500m Worlds Final

All Africa News - July 18, 2022 - 06:40
[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Defending champion Timothy Cheruiyot and the fastest man in the world this year Abel Kipsang both sailed into the final of the men's 1500m at the World Athletics Championships in Oregon early Monday morning.
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Tamirat Tola leads Ethiopia 1-2 to set World championships marathon record in Oregon

Live AthleticsAfrica - July 17, 2022 - 21:59
Tamirat Tola led an Ethiopian 1-2 ahead of compatriot Mosinet Geremew, clocking 2:05:36, to smash the 13 year-old World championship marathon record at the World Athletics Championships in Oregon 22.
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Kerley wins world 100m gold in US clean sweep, SA's Simbine 6th

News 24 - July 17, 2022 - 11:21
American Fred Kerley led a US cleansweep as he stormed to victory in the men's 100m at the World Championships in Oregon on Saturday.
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Gidey holds off Kenyans to win gold – Oregon22 World Athletics Championships

Live AthleticsAfrica - July 17, 2022 - 07:58
Ethiopian Letesenbet Gidey held off Kenyan duo of Hellen Obiri and Margaret Chelimo Kipkemboi to win the gold medal in the women’s 10,000m at the World Athletics Championships, Oregon22.
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World Championships: Omanyala 24-hour race to starting line in Oregon

Live AthleticsAfrica - July 16, 2022 - 22:05
African champion and record-holder, Ferdinand Omanyala of Kenya, arrived in Oregon barely 3 hours before taking his spot on the starting line of the men's 100m heats at the World Athletics Championships Oregon 22.
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Felix wins 19th world medal, Kerley scorches 100m heats

News 24 - July 16, 2022 - 11:13
American veteran Allyson Felix will hang up her spikes having sealed a remarkable 19th world medal on Friday, while Fred Kerley laid down an impressive marker in the heats for the 100m in Oregon.
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