Kenyan Julius Yego crowned javelin king after monster throw
Kenyan Julius Yego crowned javelin king after monster throw

Kenya`s Julius Yego won world javelin gold with the third longest throw of all time in Beijing on Wednesday.

David Rudisha says still short of his best but competitive
David Rudisha says still short of his best but competitive

Olympic 800 metres champion David Rudisha knows he is not back in the sort of form where he can control races but still thinks he will be battling it out for gold at the world championships next week.

Ex-Olympic champion Kirsty Coventry wants 24/7 testing
Ex-Olympic champion Kirsty Coventry wants 24/7 testing

Zimbabwe`s two-time Olympic 200m backstroke champion Kirsty Coventry says the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) should bring in 24/7 testing and more lifetime bans amidst the latest accusations of mass doping in athletics.

World Record wouldn`t be on Eliud Kipchoge`s mind in Berlin Marathon
World Record wouldn`t be on Eliud Kipchoge`s mind in Berlin Marathon

Kenyan marathon sensation Eliud Kipchoge says breaking the world record would not be a priority when he competes in the Berlin Marathon in September.

Kenyan lawyer offers 150 farm animals to wed Malia Obama

 A Kenyan lawyer is keen to marry US President Barack Obama's eldest daughter Malia and has offered cows, goats, sheep worth some USD 90,000 as dowry to wed her.

Emmanuel Mutai to decide on Bbeijing Worlds after London Marathon

Berlin Marathon silver medallist Emmanuel Mutai said he will wait to see whether to race at the Beijing World Championships after he rates himself against the best at the London Marathon on April 26.

Mark Korir wins Paris Marathon
Mark Korir wins Paris Marathon

 Mark Korir of Kenya won the Paris Marathon on Sunday, his first career victory in a prestigious international race.

Kenya`s Mark Korir wins Paris Marathon
Kenya`s Mark Korir wins Paris Marathon

Mark Korir of Kenya won the Paris Marathon on Sunday, his first career victory in a prestigious international race.

Mo Farah breaks European half marathon record in Lisbon
Mo Farah breaks European half marathon record in Lisbon

The poster boy of British athletics, Mo Farah on Sunday broke the European half marathon record by winning the IAAF Gold Label Road Race in Lisbon.

Minnows take heart from shock-laden Cricket World Cup
Minnows take heart from shock-laden Cricket World Cup

8.2-6-7-3. Those were not the World Cup bowling figures of Australian leg-spin wizard Shane Warne or Pakistani fast bowling great Wasim Akram, but of a one-time tennis player.

Ethiopian double in Sao Paulo year-end race
Ethiopian double in Sao Paulo year-end race

Ethiopian athletes scored a double success Wednesday in the traditional New year`s Eve road race in Sao Paulo, Latin Americas`s biggest, with Dawit Admasu taking the honours for the men and 2008 champion Ymer Wude Ayalew taking the plaudits for the women.

Kenya's David Rudisha supports Sebastian Coe bid for IAAF presidency in 2015
Kenya's David Rudisha supports Sebastian Coe bid for IAAF presidency in 2015

Kenya's Olympic 800 metre champion David Rudisha has supported British athletics great Sebastian Coe's bid for International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) presidency.

Training with passion is essence of winning: Paul Radcliffe
Training with passion is essence of winning: Paul Radcliffe

Train hard with passion and love -- this was legendary long-distance runner Paul Radcliffe's message as she cheered the participants of the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon here on Sunday.

Kenya`s Eliud Kipchoge wins Chicago Marathon
Kenya`s Eliud Kipchoge wins Chicago Marathon

Kenya`s Eliud Kipchoge won the Chicago Marathon men`s crown on Sunday in an unofficial time of two hours, four minutes and 11 seconds.

Rita Jeptoo defends Chicago Marathon women`s title
Rita Jeptoo defends Chicago Marathon women`s title

Kenya`s Rita Jeptoo won her second consecutive Chicago Marathon women`s title on Sunday, giving her four marathon triumphs in a row.

Kenya`s Dennis Kimetto smashes marathon world record
Kenya`s Dennis Kimetto smashes marathon world record

Kenya`s Dennis Kimetto smashed the world record in the Berlin Marathon on Sunday as he made history by becoming the first man to break the 2hr 03min barrier.

Four Kenyans set to receive Russian citizenship

Four Kenyan long distance runners, who expressed their desire to receive Russian citizenship, will try their skills at the country`s nationals in Kazan from July 23-26, local press reported Friday.

Rudisha comeback continues at US Diamond League

Kenya`s David Rudisha will take another step on his road back from injury on Saturday when he runs the 800m at the New York Diamond League athletics meeting.

Kenya`s Rudisha, Kemboi get Commonwealth Games wildcards

World 800m record holder David Rudisha and two-time Olympic 3000m steeplechase champion Ezekiel Kemboi were notable inclusions in the Kenyan national team named on Saturday for next month`s Commonwealth Games.

Kenyan coast drug haul: Agencies looking for Gujarat man

A manhunt has been launched for a person hailing from Gujarat as part of a multi-agency probe in connection with seizure of an estimated 1,000 kg of drugs from an Indian dhow off the Kenyan coast last month by international maritime authorities.