Gilbert Kiprotich

Gilbert Kiprotich

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  • Jepchirchir, Kosgei headline London Marathon field

    Jepchirchir, Kosgei headline London Marathon field

    The duo will be hoping to return to winning ways after injuries hampered their season last year forcing Jepchirchir to withdraw from the New York City Marathon while Kosgei pulled out of the London MarathonAlso on the start line will be the 1500m world record holder Genzebe Dibaba and the 2016 Olymp...

  • Kipruto, Kamworor confirmed for London Marathon

    Kipruto, Kamworor confirmed for London Marathon

    Kipruto who triumphed in last year’s event will be eyeing back-to-back titles in the race that has attracted four-fastest men over the distance.

  • Boxer Achieng bags Sports Personality of the Month award

    Boxer Achieng bags Sports Personality of the Month award

    Achieng bagged the accolade after successfully defending her Commonwealth Super lightweight title against Zimbabwean challenger Chiedza HomakomaIn winning the monthly award, Achieng took home a LG smart television worth Ksh 100,000 courtesy of LG East Africa

  • After SOYA feat, Kipyegon now sets sights on world record

    After SOYA feat, Kipyegon now sets sights on world record

  • Chepngetich, Lokir reign supreme at National Cross Country Championships

    Chepngetich, Lokir reign supreme at National Cross Country Championships

    The event was the culmination of the local cross country and was also one of the legs of World Cross Country Tour bronze levelChepngetich who triumphed at the Prisons Championships last month led from gun to tape and crossed the finish line in 32:56

  • Kipyegon and Kipchoge are SOYA Athletes of the Year

    Kipyegon and Kipchoge are SOYA Athletes of the Year

    The two, who share an astonishing array of titles between them, were recognized for yet another year of athletic excellence in which they delivered world record-breaking performances in 2022Two-time Olympic champion Kipchoge improved his marathon world record to 2:01:09 when he prevailed in Berlin o...

  • World Athletics ratifies Kipchoge’s world record

    World Athletics ratifies Kipchoge’s world record

    The 38-year-old Kenyan went out hard, passing through 5km in 14:14 and 10km in 28:22 – not just comfortably inside world record pace, but also well inside a projected two-hour finish.Kipchoge went on to cross the line in 2:01:09, making this the eighth consecutive men’s marathon world record to be s...

  • Lokedi, Jepkosgei confirmed for Boston Marathon

    Lokedi, Jepkosgei confirmed for Boston Marathon

    Some 30,000 participants are set to feature in the race.Mary Ngugi who placed third in last year will also be eyeing a top spot in the podium.World bronze medalist Lonah Salpeter Chemtai of Israel is also in the mix.

  • Chepkoech hopes for injury-free season in quest for more titles
  • Kamworor, Chepkoech bag police XC titles

    Kamworor, Chepkoech bag police XC titles

    Kamworor, whose season last year was largely disrupted by injury, said he is still on working on his fitness ahead of next month's World Cross Country Championships to be held in AustraliaThe National Police Service used the championship to pick a team that will compete at the National Cross Country...