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Former Jamaica Record Holder Who Equalled World Record Four Time Has Passed Away

A former Jamaica 100 yards record holder and an Olympian who went on to equalled the 100 yards world record of 9.3sec four times in 1961, Dennis Johnson has died aged 81 after being admitted to hospital with Covid-19. Johnson, a former director of sports at the University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech),  was born in […]

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World Record Breaking Man Ugandan Cheptegei At It Again As Ethiopian Letesenbet Followed Suit

Uganda’s Joshua Cheptegei broke the men’s 10000m World record with an astonishing 26:11.02 in Valencia on Wednesday, October 3. Cheptegei smashed legendary Kenenisa Bekele’s 10000m World record of 26:17.53 that has stood since 2005 by 6.5 seconds at the NN Running Valencia World Record Day. Letesenbet Gidey clocked a sensational 14:06.65 to break women’s 5000m record […]

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Swimming

Chinese Breaks World Record In 4×100m Medley Mixed Relay In National Day’s Swimming Championship

Great excitement rent the air in Chinese Swimming Team as the National day championship produces a world record and several Asian and national record. Since the outbreak, the Chinese team has conducted three intra-team championship in March, May and July, with all producing impressive performance.   But the National day’s event brought out outstanding results, […]

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Athletics

Reigning World Champion Cheptegei Smashed World Record

The Ugandan reigning 10000 World Champion, Joshua Cheptegei broke the men’s 5000m with a stunning 12:35.36 at the Herculis Monaco Diamond Leagu on Friday (14). Cheptegi, who was following right behind the pacers Roy Hoorwe (NED) and Matthew Ramsden (AUS), split 2:31.87 for the first kilometer. The following kilometer they covered almost identically 2:31.90. After […]