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Obiri, Ndiku in sensational wins at Prefontaine classic

Fresh from her record breaking performance at the world relay championships, Hellen Obiri did not loose a step as she shocked Abeba Aregawi of Sweden to win the women’s 1500m at the Prefontaine classic held in Eugene Oregon on May … Continue reading

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Kenya women’s 4 X 1500m destroys field and world record

The Kenya women’s 4 X 1500m team at the inaugural world relay championships in Nassau Bahamas,  annihilated the rest of the field and in the process absolutely smashed the world record. The previous record of 17:05.72 was set in April … Continue reading

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Hellen Obiri sets the “Real” world record

Hellen Onsando Obiri ran a blistering time of 8:20.68 to win the women’s 3000m at the Doha Diamond league on Friday May 9. The time is the 5th fastest outdoor time ever ran. Suspicious records set by Chinese runners The … Continue reading

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Caleb Ndiku wins world indoor title

Caleb Mwangangi Ndiku beat a strong field to win the 3000m at the 2014 World Indoor Athletics Championships held in Sopot Poland. The field included Kenyan turned American Bernard Lagat who took silver, Ethiopian Hagos Gebrhiwet, the world 5,000m silver … Continue reading

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