Kenya's Kipchoge cements legacy as greatest Marathon runner

Kenya's Kipchoge cements legacy as greatest Marathon runner

About 30 kilometres into the men's Marathon in Sapporo on Sunday, Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge pulled away from the pack and began running his own race, chasing immortality.

QOC's virtual marathon a big success: Sheikh Joaan

QOC's virtual marathon a big success: Sheikh Joaan

The virtual marathon launched by Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) has seen great response around the world, HE the President of Qatar Olympic Committee (QOC) Sheikh Joaan bin Hamad al-Thani has said.

Olympics-Japan's crowdless sport: A prelude to a coronavirus-hit Games?

Olympics-Japan's crowdless sport: A prelude to a coronavirus-hit Games?

A line of masked spectators raises muffled cheers for elite marathon runners, and a baseball bat's thud on a ball echoes around a vast, empty stadium

'Super-human' Kipchoge busts mythical two-hour marathon barrier

'Super-human' Kipchoge busts mythical two-hour marathon barrier

Kenya's Eliud Kipchoge on Saturday made history, busting the mythical two-hour barrier for the marathon on a specially prepared course in a huge Vienna park.

Abu Dhabi Sports Channel fails to show Doha opening ceremony, marathon event

Abu Dhabi Sports Channel fails to show Doha opening ceremony, marathon event

Abu Dhabi Sports Channel, which has the exclusive broadcasting rights for the IAAF World Athletics Championships Doha 2019, has not telecast the opening ceremony of the event or the start of the marathon ...

Kenyan Kipchoge shatters marathon world record in Berlin

Kenyan Kipchoge shatters marathon world record in Berlin

Kenya's Olympic marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge set a sensational world record over the distance on Sunday, shaving more than a minute off the previous best with a blistering run in the German capital ...

Tunisian health minister dies after charity marathon

Tunisian health minister dies after charity marathon

Slim Chaker, 56, fell ill after running some 500 metres and then making a speech at the start of a race in the coastal town of Nabeul aimed at raising funds to build a clinic for children with cancer.

Nepalese runner wins world's highest marathon

Nepalese runner wins world's highest marathon

Gasping for breath and clad in trekking boots, more than 150 local and foreign runners took part on Sunday in the world's highest marathon in the snow-covered foothills of Mount Everest.