Muhathi, Oke achieve Indoor Lifetime best in Glasgow

Kenya’s Sammy Mutahi was a comfortable winner in the 3000m at the Aviva International Indoor meet in Glasgow Scotland on Saturday.   Taking the lead after the first 1000m, Mutahi set the pace for the rest of the race crossing the finish line in 8:06.85. South African world champions Mbulaeni Mulaudzi was runner up in [...]

Lagat in One Mile landmark-Millrose

Kenyan-born Bernard Lagat of the United States won the prestigious Wanamaker One Mile title for a record eighth time at the Millrose Indoor Games in Madison Square Garden in New York on Friday. Victory did not come easy for Lagat as he was challenge all the way by Kenyan Olympic 1500m champions Asbel Kiprop. Lagat [...]

Komon, Goshu stake claim victory at Juan Muguerza meet in Spain

 Leonard Komon of Kenya and Ethiopia Frehiwot Goshu prevailed in the men’s and women’s contest at the Juan Muguerza International Cross country meet in Elgoibar Spain o Sunday. A silver medallist at the 2008 World Cross country Championships, Komon 22, has earlier won the IAAF Cross country permit meet in Seville last week. That year [...]

Kigen and home girl Cullen win in Ireland

 Kenyan Mike Kigen and Mary Cullen were clear winners at the IAAF Antrim Cross country Permit meeting in Antrim Northern Ireland on Saturday. This is a remarkable comeback for Kigen who has been out of action for four years due to injury. What’s more Kigen’s (27:49) winning time was almost a minute ahead of Britain’s [...]

Gebreselassie, Daska and Andersson sparkle in Dubai

Haile Gebreselassie and Memitu Daska lead the Ethiopian dominance at the Dubai Standard Chartered marathon in the United Arab Emirates on Friday. Despite his back pain Gebreselassie held on to carried the day in the men’s race crossing the finish line in 2:06:09. Although he failed in his attempt to better his world record (2:03:59), [...]