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Tears as Hellen Obiri Leaks Crucial Details of Her Conversation With Agnes Tirop Before She Died

5000 Metres world champion, Hellen Obiri moved mourners at Agnes Tirop's burial ceremony at St Michael Kapnyamisa Primary School in Nandi County to tears after sharing details of her conversations with Agnes Tirop soon after the 2020 world Olympics held in Tokyo Japan a few months ago. Hellen Obiri told mourners that she had passed the 5000M mantle to slain Agnes Tirop during an exemplary discussion they held soon after the olympic games.

  2 days ago ago
Tears as Hellen Obiri Leaks Crucial Details of Her Conversation With Agnes Tirop Before She Died

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Netizens Hits Back At Murkomen Few Moments After He Made This Promise To Athletics And Sports

The former majority leader Kipchumba Murkomen has raised mixed reactions online just few moments after he tweeted via his official twitter page. In a short tweet, Murkomen revealed that according to the comparisons made in the regional experience, he stated that he received deep insights on matters athletics and spots at large.

  1 day ago ago
Netizens Hits Back At Murkomen Few Moments After He Made This Promise To Athletics And Sports

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JUST IN : Olympic Champion Eliud Kipchoge Named The World's Best Male Athlete

Renowned Kenyan Olympic Champion, Eliud Kipchoge has been named the world's Best Male Athlete in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Photo:Courtesy In an incident that happened today in the evening, the renowned champion won the World's best male athlete in the world beating his other competitors who had been selected for the same title.

  23 hours ago ago
JUST IN : Olympic Champion Eliud Kipchoge Named The World's Best Male Athlete

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Faith Kipyegon will be the guest of honor during the Ethiopian athletics annual event

Good evening and welcome to my daily sports updates. Tap on the follow link on the top right corner if you haven't done so to receive more news updates. Welcome. Kenyan 1500 metres champion Faith Kipyegon has been invited in Ethiopia as the guest of honor during the yearly athletics set to bring nations together.

  4 days ago ago
Faith Kipyegon will be the guest of honor during the Ethiopian athletics annual event

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RIP: Celebrated Kenyan Athlete Found Dead

Reports demonstrated that the 35-year-old competitor was set to make an amazing rebound into the games before his awkward death. Addressing the media, North Rift Athletics Kenya Chairman Jackson Pkemoi insisted that the nation had lost an enterprising competitor who was as yet thriving. "He began preparing once more.

  15 days ago ago
RIP: Celebrated Kenyan Athlete Found Dead

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Four KDF Soldiers and Their Ranks Who are Also World Champions in Athletics

The Kenya Defense Forces has always been known for its promotion of sporting activities within its ranks and that's why they have Ulinzi Stars. Picture courtesy. Benjamin Kigen showing his olympic medal. Ulinzi Stars Football Club is one of the best Premier League teams that we have playing in the Kenya Premier League but there are also great athletes who are known all over the world.

  10 days ago ago
Four KDF Soldiers and Their Ranks Who are Also World Champions in Athletics

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"Very Painful" Promising Athletes Who Lost Their Lives Suddenly Bringing An End To Their Career

As Kenyans are yet to come to terms with the sudden demise of 2015 World Cross champion and 10,000m World bronze medalist Agnes Tirop who was found dead at her home in Iten Elgeyo Marakwet County, the Country has in recent times witness painful deaths of promising young talents that have sent shock waves all over.

  12 days ago ago

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She just died at 25. Kenya looses a young talented Athlete

Kenyan world record holder Agnes Tirop has been discovered dead at her home in the town of Iten, a preparation center point for some competitors. The double cross World Athletics Championship bronze medallist, who completed fourth in the Olympic 5,000m last two months prior, was 25.

  12 days ago ago
She just died at 25. Kenya looses a young talented Athlete

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Breaking News: Top Kenyan Athlete Found Dead Inside her House in Elgeyo Marakwet County

It is a sad morning for Kenyans after one of the top Kenyan athletes was found dead inside her house in Elgeyo Marakwet County on Wednesday morning. According to details, the 10KM road race record holder has some stabs in her abdomen by the time that she was found inside her house.

  12 days ago ago
Breaking News: Top Kenyan Athlete Found Dead Inside her House in Elgeyo Marakwet County

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'Breaking news' Two-time World Championship Bronze Medalist Agnes Tirop found dead.

The cases of Kenyan Athletes death are rising each and every day. The government need to intervene this situations before they become more worse. Athletes normally make our country to be recognized in the world map in sports sector. The recent cases is the death of our Champion Agnes Tirop.

  12 days ago ago
'Breaking news' Two-time World Championship Bronze Medalist Agnes Tirop found dead.

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BREAKING NEWS: Tokyo Olympics Star Found Dead

Agnes Tirop, Kenya's 5,000m women's representative to Tokyo Olympics has been found dead on Wednesday, October 13. Tirop was found dead at her home in Elgeyo Marakwet County - she had stabs wounds in the abdomen. The circumstances surrounding her death remain unclear at the time of publishing this story.

  12 days ago ago
BREAKING NEWS: Tokyo Olympics Star Found Dead

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Family Background Of Tirop Agnes And His Career In Athletics

Agnes Jebet Tirop was born on 23 October 1995 in Uasin Gishu county before they migrated to Iten where he started practicing long-distance running with his new friends. However, in 2013 she realised that she could make it to snack the medal where he went home with a silver medal where her best friend Kipyegon took the gold medal.

  12 days ago ago
Family Background Of Tirop Agnes And His Career In Athletics

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Details about the youngest late Kenyan professional athlete Agnes Tirop and her achievements

Agnes Jebet Tirop was a Kenyan professional long distance runner, the youngest athlete in her field, born in Iten Elgeyo Marakwet. She was born on 23rd of October in 1995. She mainly competed in 5000 metres and cross country running. Agnes started her running career when she was in class three and upon reaching class four her passion for athletics developed much and started her professional training which she used to do morning hours.

  11 days ago ago
Details about the youngest late Kenyan professional athlete Agnes Tirop and her achievements

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More Details About World-record Holder Agnes Tirop Released By Athletics Kenya After Her Death

Agnes Tirop, one of the most decorated long-races athlete in Kenya at the moment was shockingly found dead at her home in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet county. The Rift valley police commander has confirmed this incident and he reported that she was found dead today in the morning with stab wounds on her abdomen.

  12 days ago ago
More Details About World-record Holder Agnes Tirop Released By Athletics Kenya After Her Death

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All Athletics Events Suspended in Honor of Agnes Tirop

Athletics Kenya has issued a directive that all althletics activities shall be suspended for two weeks effective immediately in the honor of fore gone Agnes.The athletics federation has issued the statement as they term Tirop a lost a jewel who was one of the fastest rising athletics giants on the international stage.

  11 days ago ago
All Athletics Events Suspended in Honor of Agnes Tirop

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Kenya Mourns 5000m World Record Holder Who Was Found Dead at Her Home in Iten

Police are investigating a case where world record holder Agnes Tirop, 25, was found dead at her home in Iten on Wednesday. Tirop finished fourth in the ended World Olympics in in 5,000m behind Ethiopia's Tsegay at Tokyo, Japan two months ago. Last month, Tirop set the world record for a women's only 10km road race in Germany.

  12 days ago ago
Kenya Mourns 5000m World Record Holder Who Was Found Dead at Her Home in Iten

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Breaking: Agnes Tirop, Tokyo Olympic star found dead with stab wounds

Agnes Tirop, Kenya's 5,000m women's Olympic representative, was discovered dead on Wednesday, October 13. Tirop was found dead with stab wounds to the neck at her residence in Elgeyo Marakwet County. At the time of publication, the circumstances surrounding her death were unknown.

  12 days ago ago
Breaking: Agnes Tirop, Tokyo Olympic star found dead with stab wounds

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35-Year- Old Kenyan Athlete Dies In West Pokot

Athletics Kenya is mourning the death of Hosea Mwok Machariyang who represented Kenya in 5 world cross-country championships. Machariyang was found on Saturday evening lifeless at his home at Murkwijit area in West Pokot county. The 35-year-old won three world cross country team titles in a row, where he represented the country from 2006 to 2008 at the championships.

  15 days ago ago
35-Year- Old Kenyan Athlete Dies In West Pokot

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Kenyan 5000m Record Holder Olympic Star Found Dead Stabbed On The Neck

Agnes Tirop, Kenya's 5,000m women's Olympic representative, was discovered dead on October 13th. Tirop was found dead with stab wounds to the neck at her residence in Elgeyo Marakwet County. At the time of publishing, the circumstances surrounding her death were unknown. According to the locals, the athlete had a long-running spat with her lover.

  12 days ago ago
Kenyan 5000m Record Holder Olympic Star Found Dead Stabbed On The Neck

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Tokyo young olympic world record holder has been found dead at her residence

Tirop was discovered dead at her home in Elgeyo Marakwet County - she had cut injuries on the neck. The conditions encompassing her passing stay indistinct at the hour of distributing this story. As indicated by inhabitants, the competitor had homegrown fights with her darling for some time.

  12 days ago ago
Tokyo young olympic world record holder has been found dead at her residence