Sports

Kenyan Marathon Champion Kiptum dies in car accident

Summary: Kiptum, 24, and his coach, Gervais Hakizimana died in a road accident in western Kenya, according to a statement by Peter Mulinge, the police commander for Elgeyo Marakwet County. Tributes are pouring in for Kenyan world marathon record holder Kelvin Kiptum who died in a car accident. President William …

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Dennis Onyango: University Studies Unfinished Due to Football Aspirations

Summary: Dennis Masinde Onyango, the celebrated goalkeeper for Mamelodi Sundowns, prioritized his dream of becoming a professional footballer over completing his studies at Makerere University Business School. Despite regrets about not finishing his education, Onyango’s remarkable career includes numerous accolades and successes on the continent. While the Mamelodi Sundowns goalkeeper …

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Ninnis firming as 36ers head coach for NBL25

Summary: Scott Ninnis is a likely choice to continue as head coach for the Adelaide 36ers in the 2024-25 NBL season. Ninnis, who took over as interim coach in December, has led the team to a 6-5 record. While an official offer hasn’t been made, there’s mutual interest in his …

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FUFA Withdraws Arua Hill SC Licence Ahead of Second Round Kickoff

The Federation of Uganda Football Association FUFA Club Licensing Committee has withdrawn the License Uganda Premier League side Arua Hill SC for allegedly failing to meet the club licensing regulations. The latest setback comes at the time when the second Round Fixtures of the StarTimes–Uganda Premier League for 2023/24 Season …

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Ghana on brink of AFCON exit after Mozambique draw

Ghana are facing elimination from the Africa Cup of Nations after conceding twice in added time to draw 2-2 with Mozambique in their final Group B game on Monday. Crystal Palace winger Jordan Ayew converted penalties in each half and the Black Stars appeared to be cruising to victory with …

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Jose Mourinho sacked as Roma head coach with club ninth in Serie A

Summary: Roma has sacked Jose Mourinho after a disappointing Serie A season, despite his previous successes. The owners thanked Mourinho but emphasized the need for an immediate change. Roma has parted ways with Jose Mourinho following a disappointing performance in Serie A. Despite leading the club to the Europa Conference …

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AFCON 2023: Cameroon Rally to Earn a Point off 10-Man Guinea

Summary: Cameroon and Guinea played to a 1-1 draw in Group C at the 2023 AFCON in Yammoussoukro. Guinea took an early lead with Mohamed Bayo’s goal, but went down to 10 men after a VAR-reviewed incident. Cameroon equalized through Frank Magri. Cameroon recovered from a goal down to share …

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Kiplimo of Uganda clinches 10km gold in Valencia

Summary: Uganda’s Jacob Kiplimo won the 10-kilometer Valencia Ibercaja Road Race in Spain, securing victory in 26 minutes and 53 seconds. He dominated the race, leading throughout and expressing optimism for the year ahead. Jacob Kiplimo, the long-distance runner from Uganda, emerged victorious in the 10-kilometer Valencia Ibercaja Road Race …

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Jacob Kiplimo unsure about World Cross Country Championships participation

Summary: Jacob Kiplimo triumphed in the Valencia 10,000m race, seizing control after the pacemaker’s withdrawal. Despite missing the world record, he clocked an impressive 26:48, ranking fifth all-time. Birhanu Balew set a personal best at 26:58, while Peter Mwaniki Njeru claimed third in 26:59. Uganda’s world cross country champion, Jacob …

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