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November 2, 2017 10:46 AM O'Hanlon becomes Irish marathon champion after Sittuk is stripped of title

Gary O'Hanlon from Dundalk has been declared Irish Marathon champion - three days after thinking he has lost out to Freddy Sittuk in Dublin. Sittuk was stripped of the title after it emerged he did did meet the criteria to qualify under the residency rule. The Kenyan has been declared eligible for the national title by his club Raheny Shamrock AC. But it was later 624

October 30, 2017 3:46 AM Trinidad Express Newspapers: Sports

Tonya Nero put an exclamation mark on her status as the First Lady of Caribbean road running with a dominant showing in yesterday's First Citizens UWI SPEC International Half-Marathon. Unchallenged in the women's race, Nero took on the clock and 700-plus men. The Trinidad and Tobago runner was equal to the task, returning a time of one hour, 16 minutes 103

October 29, 2017 7:42 PM Hotels bear brunt of political instability

Hotels in Mt Kenya and Western regions have been hit hard by the prevailing political climate. In Mt Kenya region, hotel operators have started laying off workers as the hospitality industry grapples with low business due to rising political temperatures in the country. According to Edward Wangechi, the chairman of hoteliers and caterers association 95

October 29, 2017 12:56 PM Cheruiyot bags gold in her maiden career Marathon in Frankfurt

Olympic 5,000m champion Vivian Cheruiyot claimed convincing victory in windy conditions at the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon, an IAAF Gold Label Road race on Sunday. Cheruiyot, 34, timed 2hours 23 minutes 35 seconds to lower her previous best time she registered at her on her debut in London Marathon in April. Vivian was followed by a contingent of Ethiopian 100

October 29, 2017 11:29 AM Traffic and public transport diversions in place as 20,000 take part in Dublin Marathon

Around 20,000 people are expected to descend on Dublin for the race which kicked off at 9am from Fitzwilliam Street. The 26-mile race will stretch from North Circular Road through Drimnagh and Inchicore before passing UCD and finishing up at Merrion Square. Fitzwilliam Square and Merrion Square are closed and motorists are advised to plan ahead to avoid 106

October 28, 2017 7:35 AM Woman threatens to dump KPL player over rough bedroom marathon

A woman has threatening to dump a top Kenya Premier League player over what she has described as repeated rough lungula exercise. The woman who has been in a come-we-stay relationship with the player confided in her close pals over the bedroom ordeal she has gone through in the hands of her boyfriend. “She always comes to us for massage after every lungula 94

October 22, 2017 9:17 PM Kenya's Philemon Rono sets new record at Toronto Waterfront Marathon

Marathon champion defended his title and set 3 records with time of 2:06:51 Kenyan runner Philemon Rono ran a historic Scotiabank Toronto Waterfront Marathon on Sunday, crossing the finish line at 2:06:51 — winning the race and setting a new record for the fastest marathon run on Canadian soil. The previous all-comers record, which is the fastest performance 307

October 22, 2017 1:58 PM Joyciline Jepkosgei breaks own half marathon world record in Valencia

Kenya's Joyciline Jepkosgei took one second off her own world record when she won the Valencia Half Marathon in a time of one hour 4.51 seconds on Sunday. The multiple world record-holder reached 15 kilometres in 45:59 which put her target in jeopardy - when she set the previous record of 1:04:52 in Prague in April, she had clocked 45:37 at the same stage 87

October 21, 2017 5:09 PM Langat tunes up for Frankfurt with win in Madoka 21km race

Kericho Athletics Club’s Isaac Kipkoech Langat fine-tuned for next weekend’s Frankfurt Marathon with victory at Saturday’s 12th Madoka Half Marathon held at the Ngerenyi Farmers Training Centre in Taita Taveta County. Speaking after clocking one hour, four minutes and 10.28 seconds to win the Safaricom-sponsored race, Langat, who finished fourth in the 2015 edition 95

October 17, 2017 7:22 AM Divorced for having a small member at wedding night: Nine ridiculous excuses by lovers

Some individuals, especially men, in unhappy relationships and marriages find it extremely difficult to break up or divorce. And even if they have the guts to do so, how they go about it is plain ridiculous. In most cases, partners unable to terminate their unions amicably either start to play ‘hide and seek’, abscond from responsibilities, ration or deny each other 102