Tag Archives: Mercy Cherono

5 Kenyans among overall diamond league winners

The 2014 Diamond league ended during the week of September 6 in Brussels. Five Kenyans were among the overall winners having gathered enough points to win their respective categories. The win comes with a bonus prize of $40,0000. Silas Kiplagat … Continue reading

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Birech dominates as Mercy Cherono wins $50,000

There were plenty of upsets at the Brussels Diamond league meet which is the penultimate meet in the Diamond league for 2014. Most Kenyan fans expected the Kenyan contingent to wrap up their 2014 campaign. But it was not to … Continue reading

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Rudisha dominates 600m as Asbel Kiprop earns revenge

Kenyan runners were in dominant form during the Sainsbury’s Birmingham Grand Prix held on Sunday August 24. Rudisha misses world record but dominates In the rarely run 600m race, David Rudisha was going for Johnny Gray‘s 1:12.81 the world’s record … 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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