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Eugene | Cheptegei wins the men’s 5000m race, again

Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei Saturday won the men’s 5000m race on the first day of the Nike Pre...

Cheptegei still in contention for world athlete of the year

The winner will be announced at the World Athletics Awards 2021, which will be held virtually on December 1.

Cheptegei, nine others nominated for Male Athlete of the Year Award

According to World Athletics,a three-way vote system will be used to determine the five finalists.

Kenyan athlete Agnes Tirop found dead in her house

Reports say the former World Cross Country junior runner was found by neighbors who had gone to check on her after altercations in her home on Tuesday night.

Cheptegei breaks silence on offer for a rich Arab country citizenship

Uganda's sensentional long distance runner Joshua Cheptegei has broken silence on what transpired in his life after miraculously failing to win the IAAF World Cross Country championship held in Uganda in 2017.

Kiplimo becomes first Ugandan to win gold at World Half Marathon Championships

No Ugandan had ever won an individual medal in 23 previous editions of the event – their one team medal a men’s bronze in 2004 – but the nation has been a rising force in distance running these past few years so today’s result came as no surprise.

Cheptegei wants to ‘crown the season’ with a title

Despite not having competed further than 16km, the Ugandan world 10,000m champion will start as one of the favourites for the men’s crown in the absence of Kenya’s three-time gold medallist Geoffrey Kamworor.

London Marathon 2020: Kitata dethrones Kipchoge, Kosgei retains women title

Four-time winner Kipchoge was the favourite, but fell behind with two laps to go and finished eighth.

London Marathon 2020: Kenyan Brigid Kosgei retains women title

World record holder Brigid Kosgei has retained her London Marathon title with a commanding performance on a wet and closed course in the city.

Athletics: MTN rewards Cheptegei for breaking world record

MTN Uganda has rewarded long distance runner Joshua Cheptegei for his recent success at the Monaco Diamond League meet, where he set...

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