Daily Archives: August 10, 2013
By Nadia Elboubkri
Edna Kiplagat became the first woman to retain the world marathon title
Mariga was under Mourinho’s wing at the Italian club in 2010 during the run up to that historic ‘treble’ exploits
About 35 years ago at the Railway Club in Nairobi, a middle-aged man had a lunch date with a beautiful woman
Upper Hill Secondary beat newcomers Kathungi 1-0 in boys’ football final to emerge champions at this year’s Kenya Secondary School Sports Association Term Two ‘B’ games
Briton Mo Farah was pushed all the way in an ultimately well-executed victory in the men’s 10,000m at the world championships on Saturday to carry on where he left off at last year’s London Olympics.
Kenya’s Edna Kiplagat became the first woman to retain the marathon world title when she eased home on Saturday to earn the first gold medal on the opening day of the world athletics championships.
Rio Ferdinand insists there should be no concerns about Manchester United’s pre-season form even though Sevilla condemned the Premier League champions to a third defeat in seven games.
David Moyes will take charge of his first competitive game as Manchester United manager on Sunday when his new club tackle FA Cup winners Wigan Athletic in the Community Shield.
On the 18th hole, Jonas Blixt, a 29-year-old Swede and a Florida State graduate, hit his tee shot into the back pocket of a retired doctor’s slacks.
SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Italy’s Luna Rossa sailed into the final of the America’s Cup challenger series on Saturday, completing a 4-0 sweep over the grief-stricken Swedish syndicate Artemis.
Jim Furyk made impressive putts on Nos. 17 and 18 to card a 68 and take a one-stroke lead over Jason Dufner, who settled for a one-over-par 71 at the third round of the P.G.A. Championship.
Jeff Overton ended up being first alternate at the PGA Championship. It was the first time since 2008 that he did not play in the final major of the year, and based on a series of tweets early Saturday morning, he wasn’t happy about it.
Free-roaming horses are at the center of a passionate dispute playing out across the West about whether federal authorities should sanction their slaughter to thin the herds.