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Feb 07, 2020
Eliud Kipchoge's Alphafly shoe would be legal under World Athletics' new rules, says NikeAfter launching the new Alphafly version on Wednesday, Nike Chief Executive John Donahoe denied that the technology gives athletes a mechanical advantage.
Feb 06, 2020
Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar to flag-off New Delhi Marathon on 23 FebruaryOrganised by NEB Sports, the New Delhi Marathon is certified by Association of International Marathons and Distance Races (AIMS)
Feb 05, 2020
Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah withdraws from next month’s Big Half race in LondonFarah, who has won the previous two editions of the half marathon event, was set to go head-to-head with Ethiopian Kenenisa Bekele - the second-fastest marathon runner of all-time - at this year’s race on 1 March.
Feb 01, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020: Nike prototype Vaporfly shoe banned by World Athletics but current version going to GamesPrototype variants of the Vaporfly used by Eliud Kipchoge to run the first sub-two hour marathon and by fellow Kenyan Brigid Kosgei to smash the women’s marathon world record were both reported to contain triple carbon plates inside thick, ultra-compressed foam
Jan 31, 2020
Tokyo Olympics 2020: World record holders Eliud Kipchoge, Brigid Kosgei named in Kenya's marathon teams for GamesOlympic marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge was named on Kenya's team on Friday to defend his title at this year's Tokyo Games. Brigid Kosgei will lead Kenya's medal hopes in the women's race.
Jan 30, 2020
Indian batting legend Sachin Tendulkar to flag off Kolkata Full Marathon on SundayCricket icon Sachin Tendulkar will flag off the IDBI Federal Life Insurance Kolkata Full Marathon which promises to bring in 12,000 runners for the annual sporting event in Kolkata this Sunday.
Jan 19, 2020
Mumbai Marathon 2020: Ethiopian runners, Nike Vaporfly shoes dominate as men’s course record fallsEthiopian runners and Nike Vaporfly shoes dominate as men’s course record falls at Mumbai Marathon 2020.
Jan 17, 2020
Ethiopia's Kenenisa Bekele to challenge defending champion Eliud Kipchoge in London Marathon 2020Kenya’s Kipchoge had already announced he would defend his title but the presence of Ethiopian former track superstar Bekele, 37, who produced a stunning 2:01:41 run in Berlin last October to miss Kipchoge’s world record by two seconds, will have fans drooling.
Jan 15, 2020
Mumbai Marathon 2020: Race organisers unveil revised route to make it easier for elite runnersRace director of the Tata Mumbai Marathon, Hugh Jones, on Wednesday said the revised route of the marathon will provide less friction for earlier and fast pacers.
Jan 10, 2020
Wilson Kipsang Kiprotich, former world record holder in men's marathon, suspended for doping violationsWilson Kipsang Kiprotich, the former world record holder for the men's marathon, has been provisionally suspended for doping violations.