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Venus makes history

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Venus Williams whacked a winner on her fifth match point, then spun and threw a celebratory fist toward her father, who watched from the front row while munching popcorn. The taste of victory never gets old. Venus and her dad have been coming together to Key Biscayne for 20 years, …

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Chaos As Ivory Coast V Senegal Friendly Abandoned After Fans Invade Pitch.

Senegal and the Ivory Coast were forced to abandon their friendly 88 minutes into play on Monday when fans invaded the pitch at Stade Charlety in Paris. According to reports, players headed for the tunnel as the game drew to its close after unruly fans who were causing trouble in …

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Nigeria: Woman Runs World Fastest 2017 Time In 100m Hurdles

Nigerian hurdler, Tobi Amusan, now has the fastest 100m hurdle time (12.63) in the world for 2017 following her awesome race on Saturday. The 2016 Rio Olympics semi-finalist clocked a 12.63 seconds lifetime and 2017 world leading 100m hurdles best on Saturday afternoon at the University of Texas in El …

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Uganda celebrates gold at World Cross Country championships

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Kenya were the big winner’s at Sunday’s  World Cross Country championships , but the press in the host country this morning is focusing on a Ugandan winner: Sixteen-year-old  Jacob Kiplimo  came first in a time of 22 minutes 40 seconds, three seconds ahead of Ethiopia’s  Amdework Walelegn . Kenya took the top …

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Uganda: Kampala hosts 2017 IAAF World Cross Country Championships

Uganda is hosting the world for the 42nd IAAF World Cross Country Championships which will take place March 26, 2017 at the Kololo Independence Grounds in the capital Kampala. 557 male and female athletes from 60 countries are in Uganda for the event which is being hosted for the first …

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Ethiopian legend Haile Gebrselassie to organise South Sudan Peace Race

Ethiopian athletics legend Haile Gebrselassie will participate in the inaugural Great South Sudanese Run to hold in Juba on April 8. The Great South Sudanese run has been organised to promote peace and stability in war-torn South Sudan . According to South Sudan’s Ambassador to Ethiopia, James Pitia Morgan, national …

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