Tag: World Championship

Kenyan two-time World Championship medalist allegedly stabbed to death by husband

Kenyan athlete, Agnes Tirop, a two-time World Championship bronze medallist, has been allegedly murdered by her husband. The 25-year-old’s body was found at her home in Iten in western Kenya, a town renowned as a training base for distance runners. Confirming the athlete’s death, a press statement released by Athletics Kenya[Read More…]

Usain Bolt Beats Justin Gatlin To Win World Championship, 100m Title

Usain Bolt this afternoon won his third World Championship 100 metres gold medal in a time of 9.79 at the ongoing World Athletics Championship holding in Beijing, China. The 29-year-old Jamaican sprinter locked up the gold medal in 9.79 seconds, on the track where he first became Olympic champion seven[Read More…]