Wilson Kipsang

Kenyan marathon star Wilson Kipsang banned for 4 years for anti-doping rules violations

World Athletics said Kipsang, a bronze medallist at the 2012 Olympics, had four whereabouts failures between April 2018 and May 2019.

Jul 04, 2020, 12:07 PM IST

Kenyan marathon star Wilson Kipsang provisionally suspended for anti-doping violations

Kipsang won the 2014 New York Marathon and 2017 Tokyo Marathon.

Jan 11, 2020, 09:37 AM IST

Berlin marathon winner Eliud Kipchoge shoes in but misses record

Eliud Kipchoge failed in his bid to set a third straight world record at the Berlin marathon on Sunday after winning in an unofficial time of two hours, 04.01 minutes.

Sep 27, 2015, 19:41 PM IST

Eliud Kipchoge eyes marathon world record in Berlin

The men`s world marathon record threatens to fall for the eighth time in Berlin this Sunday with Kenya`s Eliud Kipchoge eyeing Dennis Kimetto`s mark, set last year in Germany`s capital.

Sep 25, 2015, 09:17 AM IST

Top Kenyan athletes slam doping claims

 Kenyan runners have called for stricter doping control to stem the surge in cases that have thrown the distance running powerhouse under the bus following an explosive German TV documentary aired last weekend.

Aug 08, 2015, 15:04 PM IST

Kenya's London marathon winners aim for Beijing conquest

The world's fastest marathon runners Wilson Kipsang and Dennis Kimetto of Kenya have confirmed they intend to compete at the Beijing World Marathon Championships in August.

Apr 29, 2015, 16:47 PM IST

Eliud Kipchoge wins fierce London battle with Wilson Kipsang

Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge got the better of compatriot and defending champion Wilson Kipsang in a fierce battle over the closing miles to win the London Marathon by five seconds on Sunday with world record holder Dennis Kimetto third.

Apr 26, 2015, 20:07 PM IST

Haile Gebrselassie aiming for sixth Manchester win

Haile Gebrselassie, one of the all-time great distance runners, will be aiming to win the 10,000 metres Great Manchester Run road race for a sixth time when he competes at this year`s event on Sunday, May 10.

Apr 17, 2015, 21:19 PM IST

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.

Apr 15, 2015, 16:12 PM IST

Kenya's Wilson Kipsang targets Beijing world marathon title

New York and London marathon champion Wilson Kipsang is hopeful that his performance on return to London in April will convince selectors to name him in the Kenyan team to the Beijing World Championships in August.

Mar 25, 2015, 14:19 PM IST

Kenyans Kipsang, Keitany win New York Marathon

Kenyans Wilson Kipsang and Mary Keitany surged at the finish to win Sunday`s New York City Marathon, holding off rivals over the closing strides in Central Park for narrow triumphs.

Nov 02, 2014, 23:56 PM IST

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.

Sep 28, 2014, 18:23 PM IST

Bekele, Dibaba coast to Manchester victories

Ethiopian athletics legends Kenenisa Bekele and Tirunesh Dibaba eased to victory in their respective races in the Great Manchester Run on Sunday.

May 18, 2014, 16:38 PM IST

Kenyans dominate as Farah toils in London debut

Double Olympic champion Mo Farah toiled on his highly-anticipated marathon debut with the Briton trailing in eighth as Kenyans Wilson Kipsang and Edna Kiplagat secured London titles on Sunday.

Apr 14, 2014, 13:05 PM IST

Kenya`s Kipsang sets London Marathon record

Kenya`s world record-holder Wilson Kipsang won the men`s London Marathon in a new unofficial course record of two hours, four minutes and 27 seconds on Sunday.

Apr 13, 2014, 17:44 PM IST

Kipsang hopes to beat world marathon record in London

World record holder Wilson Kipsang has said he is in better form for Sunday`s London Marathon than last year when he broke the world record mark in Berlin.

Apr 11, 2014, 14:44 PM IST

Farah faces marathon baptism of fire

Britain`s double Olympic and world champion Mo Farah makes his eagerly-awaited marathon debut in London on Sunday, but has his work cut out with the jump-in distance and competition from top Kenyans and Ethiopians.

Apr 08, 2014, 23:03 PM IST

Bekele wins debut marathon but misses world record

Ethiopia`s legendary runner Kenenisa Bekele notched up another impressive milestone in an already glittering career by winning the Paris Marathon on Sunday, his first attempt at the gruelling event.

Apr 06, 2014, 15:53 PM IST

Kipsang set for heroes` welcome on return from Berlin

Many castigated his decision to skip the World championships in Moscow, but Wilson Kipsang returns home Tuesday night riding the crest of a wave that propelled him to shave 15 seconds off the world marathon record in Berlin.

Oct 01, 2013, 18:40 PM IST

Kipsang, Keitany win London marathon

Kenyans Wilson Kipsang and Mary Keitany won the men`s and women`s races at the London Marathon Sunday.

Apr 22, 2012, 18:57 PM IST