The long-distance runner

Brigid Kosgei breaks world marathon record by 71 seconds

Kenyans must be brimming today after Brigid Kosgei broke Paula Radcliffe’s world marathon record. This barely a day after Eliud Kipchoge run a marathon distance in under two hours! The record which has stood imperiously for over 16 years, was obliterated by Brigid Kosgei at the Chicago marathon. The 25-year-old Kenyan ran 2:14:03 to beat Radcliffe’s best of 2:15:25 by an astonishing 71 seconds. The whispers all week in Chicago had been ...

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Man U fortunes dwindle as injured Paul Pogba set to miss Liverpool clash

Manchester United just like Tottenham are having a horrid season and it seems that Paul Pogba is injured. Paul Pogba looks certain to miss next Sunday's crunch clash against Liverpool, with Manchester United medics fearing he could be sidelined until at least the end of October. It was revealed earlier this week that the France midfielder had arrived in Dubai to complete a warm-weather rehabilitation program at the state-of-the-art. Transform Altitude Performance Center ...

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Glory Man Utd ranked just 46th as top 50 football clubs in the world are revealed

Struggling Manchester United are now ranked an embarrassing 46th in the world after the top 50 clubs were revealed. The Sun reports Man United are in the midst of their worst season in 30 years and have slipped down the world rankings as a result. Sitting 12th in the Premier League, United now sits behind the likes of Al Hilal, Guangzhou Evergrande and a host of English rivals in the world. A hoard ...

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Super human Eliud makes history in Vienna urges the world to run

Kenyan GOAT Eliud Kipchoge Saturday became the first man to run the marathon under two hours after clocking 1:59:40 during the INEOS 1:59 Challenge at Prater Park in Vienna, Austria. It was his second attempt after falling short by 26 seconds during the "Breaking2" event in Monza, Italy in 2017 where he timed 2:00:25. The 41 pacemakers were divided into groups of seven, with five running ahead of Kipchoge in a ‘V’ ...

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Aubameyang wins player of the month award

Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is the Premier League Player of the Month for September. Last month was simply a brilliant one for the in-form Gunners striker and it's mainly down to him that Unai Emery's side have gone into the second international break of the season in third place Aubameyang scored in every single game - including rescuing a point against both Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United - whilst also netting a ...

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Chevrolet is the shirt sponsor

Manchester United could lose Chevrolet Sh52 billion shirt deal

Manchester United are not only in dire straits when it comes to their footballing season but it seems that their financial muscle might also be in serious trouble. The club is now searching for a new shirt sponsor with Chevrolet highly unlikely to renew their deal while the club struggle on the field. The American car manufacturer signed a staggering £410million(Sh52 billion) agreement in 2012, when Sir Alex Ferguson was at the ...

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William Ruto speaking

William Ruto in Austria to support Eliud Kipchoge’s Vienna attempt

William Ruto will not attend the burial of Boni Khalwale's first wife as he will be in Vienna to attend Eliud Kipchoge's historic attempt at breaking the 2 hour barrier in the marathon. The DP travelled to Vienna, Austria in support of Eliud Kipchoge, who is set to make history in participating in the INEOS 1:59 challenge. While speaking at Malinya grounds in Kakamega, Ruto disclosed that he would not attend the ...

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A file photo of Mesut Ozil and Unai Emery in the past

Mesut Ozil might end Arsenal nightmare with Fenerbahce interested

Mesut Ozil has had a tough time under the reign of Unai Emery, the Arsenal manager who took over from Arsene Wenger last season. Arsenal's highest-paid player Mesut Ozil could now be set for a move in January with Fenerbache reportedly interested. Ozil, who moved to the Emirates Stadium from Real Madrid back in 2013, has been frozen out of manager Unai Emery's plans this season. The Arsenal boss has preferred young prospects ...

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David Luiz expected in Rwanda for Arsenal promos

Arsenal fans in East Africa have a chance to interact with defender David Luiz is Rwanda. Luiz is expected in the country on Thursday (today) for a two-day visit. The visit is part of the ‘Visit Rwanda’ partnership between the Government of Rwanda and the Arsenal Club. The Brazil international will be the second football star in Kigali this week after Chelsea and Côte d'Ivoire legend Didier Drogba who is one of ...

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Eliud Kipchoge with his pacemakers

Why Vienna? Reason city was chosen for Eliud Kipchoge’s 1:59 challenge

Eliud Kipchoge is about to accomplish(yes, I am being positive!) a feat that no man in recorded human history has been able to; Run a marathon distance in under 2 hours. Vienna, the Austrian capital, was chosen for Eliud Kipchoge’s INEOS 1:59 Challenge after an extensive global search for suitable locations. Experts used data and Kipchoge’s experience from two previous attempts at the famous Italian motor racing circuit of Monza in May ...

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