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KENYA WINS INAUGURAL IAAF MIXED RELAY CROSS COUNTRY GOLD

Kenya have won gold in the inaugural mixed relay final, the first race of the day, with a total time of 22.22 minutes. In second came Team Ethiopia and in third was Team Turkey.  206 more words

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LETESENBET GIDEY OF ETHIOPIA DEFENDS HER WORLD CROSS COUNTRY U20 TITLE

Defending champion Letesenbet Gidey of Ethiopia has won gold in the U20 women race in Kampala with a time of 18.34 minutes.

The racers had three laps of the Kololo course to do, which is about six kilometres. 168 more words

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JACOB KIPLIMO OF UGANDA WINS WORLD CROSS COUNTRY U20 GOLD

Jacob Kiplimo won Uganda’s first gold medal at the 2017 World Cross Country Championships, crossing the line with a time of 22.40 minutes in the U20 men race. 275 more words

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KAMWOROR OF KENYA DEFENDS WORLD CROSS COUNTRY SENIOR MEN TITLE

Kenya’s Geoffrey Kamworor has successfully defended his World Senior men’s title.

Initially, Uganda’s Stephen Kissa rubbed shoulders with the likes of Vincent Rono of Kenya and USA’s Stanely Kebenei in the leading group early into the race. 281 more words

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KENYA TAKES TOP SIX PLACES IN SENIOR WOMEN CROSS COUNTRY WC-RACE

One, two, and three. Kenya takes it all here. In fact, it’s Kenya’s first ever clean sweep in the women’s senior race.

In fact, besides taking all the medals, Kenya took the fourth, fifth and sixth positions. 233 more words

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WHO WILL GET ON THE PODIUM AMONG KENYA AND ETHIOPIA AT THE KOLOLO INDEPENDENCE GROUNDS ON SUNDAY, 26.March -17?

It’s a question we’ve been asking at the World Cross Country Championships for decades, so dominant have those two countries, Kenya and Ethiopia, been since the 1980’s. 1,122 more words

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Amateur Top-Ups for World Championship Determined

Snooker’s world governing body the World Professional Billiards and Snooker Association (WPBSA) has announced the selection criteria for the amateur players who will be invited to compete at this year’s Betfred World Championship qualifiers. 411 more words

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