Isaiah Kiplagat

Kenya public support graft probe into athletic federation

Kenya public support graft probe into athletic federation

Many in Kenya fear doping is rife among their top class runners, who have been the source of enormous national pride.

Dec 02, 2015, 19:35 PM IST
Three top Kenyan officials suspended over graft, anti-doping probe: IAAF

Three top Kenyan officials suspended over graft, anti-doping probe: IAAF

The IAAF ethics commission announced the provisional suspension of the Kenyan athletics federation president and two other top officials.

Nov 30, 2015, 21:41 PM IST
Kenyan athletes protest against doping, graft in national body

Kenyan athletes protest against doping, graft in national body

The sit-in comes just days after Athletics Kenya (AK) top officials were accused of abetting doping.

Nov 23, 2015, 21:02 PM IST
Kenyan athletics chief Isaiah Kiplagat to take the doping fight to the IAAF

Kenyan athletics chief Isaiah Kiplagat to take the doping fight to the IAAF

Outgoing Kenyan athletics chief Isaiah Kiplagat plans to make the fight against doping a top priority if elected vice-president of the sport`s world governing body the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF).

Apr 30, 2015, 02:21 AM IST
Kenya upbeat ahead of World Cross despite injuries in team

Kenya upbeat ahead of World Cross despite injuries in team

Kenya has made changes as Margaret Jelimo and Viola Kibiwott hav been recalled to a camp to fill up the void in the build up to the World Cross Country in Guiyang, China.

Mar 10, 2015, 17:59 PM IST
Kenyan drugs cheat Rita Jeptoo urged to tell all on doping

Kenyan drugs cheat Rita Jeptoo urged to tell all on doping

Kenya`s athletics boss has urged top female marathoner and drugs cheat Rita Jeptoo to spill the beans on her secret doping network when she appears before a disciplinary panel.

Jan 07, 2015, 18:12 PM IST
'Kenyan athletes unfairly targeted for dope tests'

'Kenyan athletes unfairly targeted for dope tests'

Athletics Kenya (AK) chairman Isaiah Kiplagat has said his country's track and road athletes are being unfairly targeted by the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) because of the rapid strides made by his compatriots in the discipline.

Oct 21, 2014, 14:36 PM IST

IAAF to build blood centre in Kenya

World athletics governing body IAAF and the Kenyan government are to build a blood centre to hold and test blood and urine samples from regional athletes in Nairobi starting January.

Nov 27, 2013, 18:57 PM IST

Kenya`s Kirui not to defend world title in Moscow

Kenya`s World Marathon Champion Abel Kirui will not defend his title in Moscow in August following an ankle injury suffered during training that saw him miss the London Marathon in April.

Jun 24, 2013, 14:43 PM IST