Tag Archives: 2015 Diamond League

Faith Kipyegon breaks Africa mile record

Faith Kipyegon is finally fulfilling the promise she had showed during her youth and junior days. After winning a silver medal at the recent world athletics championships, the 21 year old set a new Africa record in the one mile … Continue reading

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Sum, Kipsiele, Kiprop shine in Zurich

Fresh off their superlative performance at the 2015 World Athletics championships where they topped the medal table, Kenyan athletes were in sensational form yet again at the Weltklasse Zurich Diamond League meet. Eunice Sum, Jairus Birech and Asbel Kiprop all … Continue reading

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Kenyan’s shine in Sainsbury Diamond League

Eunice Sum, Mercy Cherono, Conselus Kipruto and Asbel Kiprop were all in imperious form as they won their respective races at the Sainsbury’s Anniversary Games Diamond League meet held at the London Olympic stadium. Kiprop wins mile in unorthodox fashion … Continue reading

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New sensation Virginia Nyambura wins in Lausanne

Virginia Nyambura Nganga who until last year only ran as a pacemaker, registered another huge win. This time it was at the Athlettisma Diamond meet in Lausanne. This was the third diamond league win for the 21 year old Nyambura. … Continue reading

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Sum wins in personal best as, Kiplagat and Birech excel in Paris

Silas Kiplagat beats Djibouti rival Silas Kiplagat and Asbel Kiprop have dominated the 1500m in the diamond league for the past three years or so. But last season, Ayanleh Suleiman was the one miler who gave the Kenyan duo a … Continue reading

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Rudisha impressive in first Diamond League win of 2015

David Rudisha won the New York Diamond League meet with an impressive time of 1:43.58. When Rudisha last ran in Ostrava two weeks ago, he pulled up with a hamstring injury, sparking fears that he would be facing another long … Continue reading

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New sensation Virginia Nyambura wins steeplechase on Doha

Virginia Nyambura. whom most track athletes had not heard of until today, shocked everyone by beating a strong field to win the 3000m steeplechase at the Doha Diamond League. She beat Ethiopia’s Hiwot Ayalew who thoroughly dominated this event least … Continue reading

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