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Kenya Football Gallery for 2016

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Kenya football review for 2016

The year 2016 started on a positive note. After four years of misery, the Kenya football fraternity finally got rid of Sam Nyamweya who had been FKF chairman for four years. Through incompetence and corruption, Nyamweya had caused misery to … Continue reading

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Kenya rugby review for 2016: Kenya soars up the ranking

The year 2016 saw the Kenya fifteen -a side team rise to its highest ever IRB rankings at number 22. This occurred after Kenya, coached by South African Jerome Paarwater, ¬†won 5 out of 6 tests. There were wins over … Continue reading

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Kangogo and Kibiwott win in Houilles

Cornelius Kangogo clocked 28:19 to win the 45th Corrida Pedestre Internationale de Houilles 10km, an IAAF Bronze Label Road Race, on Sunday December 18. Kangogo, who is 23, has now won the race three times, equalling fellow Kenyan Micah Kogo. … Continue reading

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Kenya results at the 2016 Cape Town sevens

Group Stage Kenya 33 France 14 Tries: Ambaka(2), B. Odhiambo(2), Lugonzo, Mugaisi Conversions: Lugonzo(3) Kenya 22 Fiji 28 Tries: Omondi B. Odhiambo, Oyoo, Kuto Conversions: Lugonzo(2) Kenya 24 Japan 5 Tries: Lugonzo, B. Odhiambo(2), Tanga Conversions: Lugonzo(2) Cup Quarter-Final Kenya … Continue reading

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Chemos awarded 2009 gold as cheaters Dominguez and Zaripova are busted

Kenyan steeplechase ace Milcah Chemos Cheywa has been awarded the gold medal for the 3000m steeplechase for the 2009 world athletics championships. Chemos who was 23 at the time had initially won the bronze after clocking a personal best of … Continue reading

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Kenya at the 2016 Dubai Sevens

Group Stage Kenya 14 France 24 Tries: Ambaka, Oyoo Conversions: Lugonzo(2) Kenya 17 Japan 7 Tries: Wanyama, Sikuta, Ambaka Conversions: Lugonzo, Tanga Kenya 12 Australia 17 Tries: Ambaka B. Odhiambo Conversions: Tanga Challenge Trophy Quarter-Final Kenya 22 Canada 14 Tries: … Continue reading

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Nike and IOC encourage corruption in Kenya sports

Nike, one of the world’s premier sporting goods companies, has a running contract with various Kenyan sports organizations, most notably NOCK (National Olympic Committee of Kenya) and AK (Athletics Kenya). The contract stipulates that Nike will pay bonuses depending on … Continue reading

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Before Nicholas Bett and Tumuti, there was Daniel Kimaiyo

Two Kenyan hurdlers, Boniface Mucheru Tumuti and Nicholas Bett have recently captured the imagination of athletics fans all over the world. Bett won the gold medal at the 2015 world athletics championships and in the process set a new Kenya … Continue reading

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Mary Keitany completely, utterly dominant in New York

Kenyan marathon ace Mary Keitany won the 2016 New York marathon by an incredible three minutes and 35 seconds. She also became the first woman in 30 years to win three consecutive NYC Marathons. On this day, Keitany broke away … Continue reading

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