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1972 Olympics: Relay gold for Kenya, Keino cements legacy

Background The 1972 Summer Olympics were held in Munich, West Germany, from 26 August to 11 September 1972. 3000m Steeplechase: Keino and Jipcho win gold and silver Kipchoge Keino proved himself one of the most versatile athletes in history when … Continue reading

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Kenya Boxing Team Results at the 1973 All Africa games

The 1973 All Africa games were held in Lagos Nigeria. Kenya finished second overall in the boxing charts behind hosts Nigeria. Kenya’s final medal tally was two gold two silver. The first gold medal came via Feathwerweight George Oduori who … Continue reading

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Kenya Boxing Team Results at the 1972 Olympics

The 1972 Summer Olympics were held in Munich, Germany. Kenya sent 8 boxers to the games and ended up with three medals: One silver and two bronze. The silver medal came via Philip Waruinge. The bronze medals came via Dick … Continue reading

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1972 Africa boxing championships medalists

The 1972 Africa boxing championships were held in Nairobi Kenya. It was the fifth time Kenya was participating in this event. And it was Kenya’s best ever performance with five gold medals. Kenya finished second in the medal standings behind … Continue reading

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