Uganda’s Kiplagat upstages Kenyans-Hengelo

Uganda’s Benjamin Kiplagat clocked 8 minutes and 17.12 to break the Kenyan monopoly of the 3000m steeplechase at the IAAF Challenge met in Hengelo on Sunday. Sudan’s Abubaker Kaki prevailed in 800m. Kenyan’s Vincent Kiprop, Janeth Jepkosgei and Nancy Jebet Langat won men’s 300m, women’s 800m and 1500m respectively, while Meseret Defar of Ethiopia prevailed [...]

Seibe, Ketlogetswe, Van der Wath shine in Maputo

SOUTHERN AFRICA REGION JUNIOR ATHLETICS CHAMPIONSHIPS, MAPUTO MOZAMBIQUE 29-30 MAY 2010 FULL RESULTS NOTE WJC denote World Junior Championships qualifier DISQ denotes Disqualified NWR denotes there were No Win Readings in the sprints, high hurdles, and jumps DNF denotes Did Not Finish their race Discus* the discus used was 2kg instead of 1.75kg Only result [...]

Melkamu,Biwott post world bests in Ostrava

Ethiopia’s Meselech Melkamu ran the world’s fastest womens 10000m this year at the Golden Spikes IAAF Challenge meet in Ostrava Czech Republic in Thursday (27 May) Ethiopian Meselech Melkamu and Kenya’s Yusuf Kibet Biwott won their events in the world’s fastest times this year at the IAAF Challenge Meet in Ostrava Czech Republic on Thursday [...]

Etim’s double qualifier in Makurdi-Nigerian Golden League

Nigeria’s West Africa Youth 400m Champion Margaret Etim qualified for the Africa Senior Championships to be staged in Nairobi Kenya in July. Etim completed the one lap race in a life time best of 51.24 seconds at the fourth Nigeria Golden League Meet in Makurdi central Nigeria last Sunday (23 May). Runner up Josephine Ehigie [...]

Leungo,Mulenga,Ngquboza triumph at Youth Champs Day 2-Gaborone

 Southern  Africa ‘s finest youth from left Leungo Matlhaku (far left in black), Zambia’s Harry Mulenga (second from left), hurdler Schalk Burger (in the middle lane)and Siphelo Ngquboza (right in black) established their international credential in Gaborone Botswana on Sunday (23 April).  Botswana’s Leungo Matlhaku, Zambian Harry Mulenga, and South Africans Siphelo Ngquboza and Shalk [...]