Ebuya eclipse Medhin in Alcobenas-cross counry

Kenyan World Cross Country Champion Joseph Ebuya prevailed in convincing style at the Constitution International Cross Country meet in Alcobendas near Madrid on Sunday (05 December). Ebuya reversed the finishing order with Eritrean Teklemariam Medhin who beat him at the first IAAF Cross country Permit meet of the season in Atapuerca also in Spain last [...]

Mungara, Kosgei shine in Singapore

The Kenyan pair of Kenneth Mungara and Jerotich Kosgei emerged winners at the Sandard Chartered Singapore Marathon on Sunday (05 December). Mungara who was victorious at the Toronto Marathon in Canada in September lead a Kenyan 1-2-3 sweep. He covered the distance in 2:14:06 and was followed by Thomas Cherogony (2:14:32) and Vincent Kiprop (2:12.57). [...]

Sambu, Kibet dominate Kampala Marathon

Kenyan’s Donald Sambu and Tabitha Kibet prevailed in the men’s and women’s race at the Kampala International Marathon on Sunday (05 December). Sambu covered the distance in 2:19:14. Kibet was carried the day in the women’s race in a time of 2:43.44. In the half marathon event, Ugandan Stephen Kiprotich emerged victorious in 1:03:22. Former [...]

Moroccan Gharib stars in Fukuoka Japan

Morocco’s Jaouad Gharid prevailed at the Fukuoka Marathon in convincing style on Sunday (05 December). The Olympic silver medallist and two-times world champions produced the only sub 2:10 effort on the day. His winning time was 2:08.24. Although Russian Dmitriy Safronov was a distant second, his time of 2:10:12 was a life time best. Third [...]