Faith Kipyegon

Kipyegon: You haven’t seen nothing yet, folks

Kipyegon says she will run the 5,000m first in Paris, then the 1500m, which is her favourite.

  1. PREMIUM Marathon task of acclimatising to weather

    Kenyan marathoners in a race against time to adapt to tough competition course and hot weather in Paris.

  2. PREMIUM Kenya's Olympic Nike kit divides opinion, yet again

    Kenyans are grumbling on why the country has flopped in the design of Team Kenya track suits.

    Eliud Kipchoge and Faith Kipyegon
  3. Explainer: Sports Ministry, not NOC-K, is responsible for Paris list

    A source told Nation Sports that NOC-K has already unveiled a full team of athletes and officials who have qualified.

    William Ruto
  4. Paris Olympics: Kenyan athletes get enhanced allowances

    Overseas daily allowance has been increased from $200 (Sh25,600) to $300 (Sh38,400).

  5. PREMIUM Divided loyalties: The couple eyeing glory for Kenya and Uganda

    Ronald Kwemoi will line up for Kenyan in the 5,000m race, while his wife Stella Chesang targets Uganda success in marathon.

    Ronald Kwemoi.
  6. Ababu: Preparing the Olympics delegation is NOC-K's job

    He also wants the committee to rationalise the budget to reflect government austerity measures.

    Ababu Namwamba
  7. Lawrence Cherono gets seven-year ban for doping violation

    Cherono had been provisionally suspended in July 2022 after testing positive for trimetazidine in an out-of-competition sample.

  8. PREMIUM Echoes of Henry Rono in Faith Kipyegon’s world records

    On Sunday, Kipyegon shattered her own 1,500m world record at the Paris Diamond League.

    Faith Kipyegon
  9. Kipyegon sets another women's 1,500m world record in Paris

    She won the race in a blistering three minutes and 49.04 seconds in the eighth leg of the Diamond League.

    Faith Kipyegon
  10. Chebet is Kenya’s lethal weapon over 10,000m

    Olympic medallist Vivian Charuiyot tips the world record holder to lead a successful hunt for women's gold over the distance.

    Beatrice Chebet
  11. Kenyan athletes set for Olympics warm-up in Paris

    Sunday's Diamond League races will be reconnaissance of sorts for 15 Kenyan athletes.

    Faith Kipyegon
  12. Ruto backs Team Kenya to shine in Paris Olympics

    The President says he is confident the athletes will confirm the country’s status as a world sports superpower.

    William Ruto
  13. PREMIUM Age-cheating, the latest set-back for Kenyan athletics

    AK seeks government's help in unearthing 26 cases involving former world U-20 and U-18 medallists.

    World Athletics Under-20
  14. PREMIUM 5,000m Olympic gold: Inside Kenya’s plan to end 36-year drought

    Ronald Kwemoi, Jacob Krop and Edwin Kurgat to lead Kenya's quest in Paris.

    Ronald Kwemoi
  15. ‘Last Born’ Cherotich thinks of first spot in 2024 Paris Olympics

    I believe I’m ready to face the world!

  16. PREMIUM Ex-multiple champ Kemboi gives steeplechase team tips

    They need to work on their psychology. If we made it, they could also make it!

  17. Seb Coe: Sport will help clear social and political tensions

    World Athletics President says he has been closely following the recent protests in Kenya.

    Sebastian Coe and Volodymyr Zelenskyy
  18. PREMIUM Wanyonyi: Silent, unassuming master eyeing Olympics glory

    In an athletics career spanning four years, Emmanuel Wanhe has shown remarkable progression.

  19. Ferdinand Omanyala eager to meet Omanyala the horse

    Kenyan sprinter hopes to meet the racing horse that is making news in Australia.

    Ferdinard Omanyala
  20. Meet Kenya's budding athletics star with big dreams

    Clemson University student Gladys Chepngetich hopes to become an Olympic champion one day.

    Gladys Chepngetich
  21. PREMIUM Cheptegei to take rivalry with Kenyans a notch higher, in marathon

    After tormenting Kenyans on the track for over six years, the reigning Olympic 5,000, and world 10,000m champion will switch to marathon after the Olympics.

    Victor Kiplangat, Joshua Cheptegei
  22. Passport woes: Sprinters, field athletes not on AK team

    Some of the juniors are still processing their Kenyan passports.

  23. Kenya Under-20 youth ready to take on the world

    "My target in Lima is to win gold, nothing less" - Emmanuel Wanyonyi

    Emmanuel Wanyonyi
  24. Sarah Moraa aims to kill two birds with one stone

    Africa 800m champion seeks Paris Olympics and World Athletics U-20 Championships tickets.

    Sarah Moraa
  25. Kenyan athlete banned for life for first time in history

    The athlete was found to have used four prohibited substances from samples drawn in 2023.

    Athletics Integrity Unit
  26. Ugandan pastor giving Kenyan marathoners sleepless nights

    He splits his time between delivering sermons and sticking to a rigorous training regime.

    Uganda's Victor Kiplangat wears two hats, a pastor and athletic champion. 
  27. Mark Otieno seeks to shake off ‘doper’ tag

    Kenyan sprinter's big comeback has been complicated by the doper tag.

    Mark Otieno
  28. AK moves Worlds U-20 trials forward by three weeks

    AK hopes to select 28 athletes for the world junior event during the trials.

    Nyayo Stadium
  29. PREMIUM Athlete’s tale of horror: I was accused of being M23 rebel

    Kenyan marathoner narrates how he was detained and tortured by soldiers in DRC Congo.