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August 25

  • Kenya: Chepng'etich Wraps Kenya's Charge in Gold

    Capital FM

    World Youth Champion Rosefline Chepng'etich won Kenya's second gold as Winfred Mbithe and Amos Kirui bagged silver to wrap up the country's medal hunt at penultimate day of the... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Cross River Wins NDDC South South Athletics Championship

    Guardian

    Cross River State has emerged the over all winner of the fourth Niger Delta Development Commission (NDDC) South-South All Comers Athletics Championships, which ended in Calabar at... Read more »

  • Kenya: Rudisha Falls Short of Record, Cherono Soars

    Capital FM

    Olympic champion, David Rudisha, fell just short of owning another world record whilst motoring to a commanding victory in the rarely competed men 600m race at the Birmingham Grand... Read more »

  • Nigeria: Cross River Tops Medal Table in NDDC Athletics Championship

    Vanguard

    The 4th Cross River/Niger Delta Development Commission, NDDC South-South All Comers Athletics Championships has ended in Calabar with team Cross River topping the medals table with... Read more »

  • Nigeria: I Won't Stop Inviting Nigerian Athletes in Diaspora, Ogba Insists

    Daily Independent

    President of the Athletics Federation of Nigeria (AFN) Solomon Ogba has insisted on the continued invitation of Nigeria 's athletes in diaspora so as to instill seriousness in... Read more »

  • Tunisia: Yog 2014 (athletics) / Fares Jelassi Wins Silver Medal in 400 M Hurdles

    Tunis Afrique Presse

    Tunisian athlete Fares Jelassi, on Monday, won a silver medal at the 400 m hurdles tournament in the Youth Olympic Games held in Nanjing, China, after clocking 50.61. Read more »

  • Angola: Octávio Dos Santos Crowned Champions in 200 Metres T11 Class

    ANGOP

    Luanda sprinter, Octávio dos Santos, conquered on Sunday the 200 metres competition T11 category (disabled athletes) in the national athletics competition with marks of... Read more »

  • Kenya: Kwemoi Claims Gold in Nanjing Showpiece

    The Star

    Gilbert Kwemoi gave Kenya their first gold in the 1,500m at the Youth Olympics in Nanjing, China yesterday. Read more »



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August 23

  • Kenya: Mutuku's Historic Medal Bid At Yog Falls Short

    Capital FM

    Kenya's search for a first medal at the second Youth Olympic Games will spill to Sunday after Ian Mutuku finished fourth in Saturday's men's 400m final in Nanjing, China. Read more »

  • Rwanda: Medal Hopeful Sugira Powers Into 1500 Million Final

    New Times

    PROMISING ATHLETE James Sugira registered a personal best in the 1500m preliminary round to book a place in Sunday's final at the ongoing Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China. Read more »

  • Kenya: Kenyans Struggle At Stockholm Diamond League Meeting

    The Star

    Kenyan athletes struggled at the Diamond league meeting in Stockholm with none registering a win on Thursday. Read more »



August 22

  • Zambia: Runners Reach Finals

    Times of Zambia

    SPRINTERS Brian Kasinda, Abigail Chongo and long distance runner Godfrey Chama yesterday kept alive Zambia's hopes of minting some medals at the ongoing Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic... Read more »

  • Kenya: Makau Set to Grace Mwea Marathon Classic Next Month

    The Star

    Former World marathon record holder Patrick Makau will grace the Mwea Marathon slated for September 6. Makau will also enter 10 athletes from his training base in Ngong for the... Read more »

  • Rwanda: Myasiro Loses 3000m Bid

    New Times

    ATHLETE Jean Marie Myasiro registered a personal best in the heat stages of the 3000m in the on-going second Youth Olympic Games on Wednesday in Nanjing, China. Read more »



August 21

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