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Big Changes On The Medal Standings After Kenya's 5 Gold Medals In 2 Days At The Commonwealth Games

With only hours to the end of the 2022 Commonwealth Games hosted in Birmingham by England, lot's of medals have been won.The medal table is slowly taking it's final shape and below is the latest medal standings after Day 10 events:According to the standings, Australia are still on top of the table for the 10th consecutive day with 66 gold, 55 silver and 53 bronze medals.Hosts England come in at the second position with 55 gold, 60 silver and 52 bronze medals with Canada rapping up the top three in the third position with 26 gold, 32 silver and 34 bronze medals.

  8 days ago ago
Big Changes On The Medal Standings After Kenya's 5 Gold Medals In 2 Days At The Commonwealth Games

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Blunder Costs Omanyala As Kenya Relay Team Gets Disqualified From The Commonwealth Games

The Kenyan athletics team attending the Commonwealth games was handed a blow after the 4x100 relay team was disqualified from the race. [Photo: Commonwealth 100 meter champion Ferdinand Omanyala] According to a report by Kenyans.co.ke, one of the relay team athletes dropped the baton while trying to pass it to 100 meter champion Ferdinand Omanyala leading to an automatic disqualification from the race.

  9 days ago ago
Blunder Costs Omanyala As Kenya Relay Team Gets Disqualified From The Commonwealth Games

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Kenya Finishes on Position Thirteen in Commonwealth Games

For a long period, Kenya has conquered the athletics games. The history of Kenya's track and field dates back to 1951 when the Kenya Amateur Athletics Association was formed, and since then dominated the mid-to-long distance races across the world. In the recent Commonwealth games which have been taking place in Birmingham, England, Kenyans have once again proven their magnificent power.

  7 days ago ago
Kenya Finishes on Position Thirteen in Commonwealth Games

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Omanyala Eases Through The Final After Fine Display, Wins Semis (VIDEO)

The Commonwealth Games in Birmingham are ongoing with countries which were previously British colonies participating in the competition. Kenya had sent its contingent to the UK but they are yet to get a gold medal in these events so far. However, the performances of the athletes have been outstanding.

  12 days ago ago
Omanyala Eases Through The Final After Fine Display, Wins Semis (VIDEO)

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Big Changes On The Commonwealth Games Medal Standings After Kenya's Medals In Marathon

Bringing together over 70 Commonwealth countries, the Commonwealth games are currently on in Birmingham, England.Despite being on their second day, a lot of medals have been won across various disciplines.In this article we are going to look at the medal table after some of the day 2 events and it is as follows:

  16 days ago ago
Big Changes On The Commonwealth Games Medal Standings After Kenya's Medals In Marathon

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Latest Commonwealth Games Medal Table After Day 4 Events

Since it's start on Thursday July 28, a lot of action has been witnessed at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England.Over the past four days, a total of 205 medals have been won across different events a thing which has led to major changes in the medal standings.Below is the latest medal table after some of the day 4 events:According to the medal standings, Australia are still on top of the table with 23 gold, 15 silver and 18 bronze medals totalling their medal tally to 56.Hosts England are on the second position with 15 gold, 16 silver and 8 bronze medals with New Zealand rapping up the top three with 10 gold, 5 silver and 4 bronze medals.

  14 days ago ago
Latest Commonwealth Games Medal Table After Day 4 Events

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JUST IN; DCI Makes History in England taking the World by Storm

Photo Courtesy; DCI Boss, George Kinoti. Sleuths drawn from Directorate of Criminal Investigations have taken the world by storm in a shoot out Competition held at Bisley in England. According to information shared by the DCI, the competition which started in June 23 to July 23 and attracting competitors from around the globe saw the Kenyan DCI team produce the highest number of shooters for the first time in 54 years.

  19 days ago ago
JUST IN; DCI Makes History in England taking the World by Storm

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Big Change In The Current Commonwealth Medal Table Standings After Kenya Bagged 6 Gold Medals

The 2022 Commonwealth Games is now in full swing, with Birmingham delivering a thrilling blend of sporting action. Over 5,000 athletes from 72 nations have been competing in 19 different sports, with England hosting the event for the third time in its history. The events started on Thursday 28th July and are now over.

  8 days ago ago
Big Change In The Current Commonwealth Medal Table Standings After Kenya Bagged 6 Gold Medals

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Big Change In Commonwealth Medal Table Standings After Omanyala Won Gold In 100M Race.

The Commonwealth games in Birmingham are still continuing. They are becoming interesting as we nears the end of these championship. Kenya had a successful day on Wednesday night where they bagged three medals. Two in 10,000 women race and one in 100M race. What impressed many is the win of a gold medal in 100M race.

  12 days ago ago
Big Change In Commonwealth Medal Table Standings After Omanyala Won Gold In 100M Race.

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Breaking: Omanyala Makes History by Winning Gold in Birmingham, Kenya also Stars in 10000m Finals

African fastest man Ferdinand Omanyala has written history by winning the 100m gold with a blistering time of 10.02 seconds. It has ended Kenya's 60 years wait for the sprint medal. The defending champion and former African champion Akani Simbine settled for silver at a time of 10.13 seconds.

  12 days ago ago
Breaking: Omanyala Makes History by Winning Gold in Birmingham, Kenya also Stars in 10000m Finals

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More Medals For Team Kenya In Birmingham After Their Success In 10,000m Final

With the fifth day of the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham England now over, lots of actions was scheduled for the day.One of the events scheduled for the day was the men's 10,000 metres final a race which Kenya was expecting a medal.After 27:09.19 minutes of the race, it was gold medal for Uganda's Jacob Kiplimo.Kenyan trio of Daniel Simiu Ebenyo, Kibiwott Kandie and Edward Zakayo Pingua settled for the second, third and fourth positions after clocking times of 27:11.26, 27:20.34 and 27:39.03 minutes respectivelyThis silver and bronze medals from Ebonyo and Kandie are the third and fourth medals for Team Kenya in Birmingham after Margaret Muriuki's silver medal and Michael Githae's bronze medal in the women and men's marathon race respectively.On the other side, Kiplimo's gold medal increases Uganda's medal tally at the games to two medals after their victory in the men's marathon race through Victor Kiplagat.

  13 days ago ago
More Medals For Team Kenya In Birmingham After Their Success In 10,000m Final

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Big Changes On The Commonwealth Games Medal Table After Day 5 Events

With the fifth day of the ongoing Commonwealth Games having ended over the last few hours, lots of medals were won in that day a thing which led to major changes on the championships medal standings.In this article we are going to look at the games latest medal table which is as follows:After a series of medals in swimming, cycling and weight lifting, Australia strengthened their stay at the top of the medal table with 42 gold, 32 silver and 32 bronze medals totalling their medal tally to 106 medals.Hosts England come in at the second position with 31 gold, 34 silver and 21 bronze medals with New Zealand rapping up the top 3 with a total of 26 medals.

  13 days ago ago
Big Changes On The Commonwealth Games Medal Table After Day 5 Events

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Big Improvement For Kenya In The Medal Standings After Omanyala's Gold Medal Win

Over the past two days, lots of athletics actions have been scheduled in the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England.A lot of medals have been won across different races a thing which has led to major changes on the medal table.Below is the latest medal table after day 6 events:According to the standings, Australia are still on top of the medal table with a total of 123 medals (46 gold, 38 silver and 39 bronze).Hosts England are second with a total of 105 medals (39 gold, 37 silver and 29 bronze) with Canada closing the top three with a total of 57 medals (16 gold, 20 silver and 21 bronze).

  12 days ago ago
Big Improvement For Kenya In The Medal Standings After Omanyala's Gold Medal Win

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Ferdinand Omanyala wins Kenya first gold medal in 100m final men in the ongoing common wealth games

Ferdinand Omanyala Omurwa (born 2 January 1996) is a Kenyan sprinter who specializes in the 100m and 200m events. He is currently the African record holder and 8th fastest man of all-time in the 100 metres after clocking a time of 9.77 on 18 September 2021 in Nairobi.

  12 days ago ago
Ferdinand Omanyala wins Kenya first gold medal in 100m final men in the ongoing common wealth games

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Ferdinand Omanyala breaks a 60-year record in Birmingham

The Kenyan sprinter clocked 10.02 seconds to break a record at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Britain The Kenyan 100-meter heats man needed 10.02 seconds to bag yet the gold medal. The reigning champion Akani Simbine of South Africa came second while Sri Lankan Yupun Abeykoon took the bronze medal.

  12 days ago ago
Ferdinand Omanyala breaks a 60-year record in Birmingham

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Silver And Bronze Medals: Team Kenya Shines In Day 2 Of Commonwealth Games

With the Commonwealth games still on in Birmingham, England, a lot of action was scheduled for Saturday July 30 which was the second day of the games.After some of the days events, Kenya won it's first medals of the championships.The medals were silver and bronze medals which were won by Margaret Muriuki and Michael Githae in the Women's and Men's marathon races respectively.

  17 days ago ago
Silver And Bronze Medals: Team Kenya Shines In Day 2 Of Commonwealth Games

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Jubilations as Omanyala wins Kenya's first Gold medal at commonwealth games.

Ferdinand Omurwa Omanyala has given the whole country a reason to smile after the Africa's fastest sprinter won Kenya its first gold medal in those ongoing common wealth championships.Omurwa Omanyala managed to emerge the first in the semi finals that were conducted a few hours ago and has again proved victorious by winning the gold medal in the finals of those 100 metres races.

  12 days ago ago
Jubilations as Omanyala wins Kenya's first Gold medal at commonwealth games.

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Another Gold And Bronze For Kenya In Birmingham Commonwealth Games.

After Jackline Chepkoech grabbed gold for Kenya last night in the 3000 metres steeplechase race,Abraham Kibiwot has done the same today.There were three Kenyans at the start of the race.The three led for close to five races but Conseslus Kipruto faded away at the end of the race.Kibiwot had to work really hard for that gold medal.

  10 days ago ago
Another Gold And Bronze For Kenya In Birmingham Commonwealth Games.

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Wawira wins bronze in weightlifting at the Commonwealth Games.

With a mean weightlift of 98.5 kg, Wawira, who was trained by David Omondi, had previously lifted 95 kg and 97 kg. Zoe Newson, a 30-year-old British powerlifter, defeated Olivia Broome by two points to win the gold. Hellen Wawira, a paralifter, finished third in the women's lightweight final to claim bronze, becoming Kenya's latest non-track and field athlete to win a medal at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England.

  11 days ago ago
Wawira wins bronze in weightlifting at the Commonwealth Games.

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The First Kenyan To Own A Mirror As A Gift From Colonialists and How The Mirror Made Him Wealthy.

Musa Nyandusi a paramount chief during the British colonial government ruled for 30 years from 1934 to 1964. He collaborated with the Colonialists and he was awarded British Medals by British administration by the (Musa Nyandusi with his wife) Musa Nyandusi is said to be the first Kisii man to own a mirror in 1940s a gift he got from white man for collaborating with them.

  6 months ago ago
The First Kenyan To Own A Mirror As A Gift From Colonialists and How The Mirror Made Him Wealthy.