Athletics

Dennis Kimetto & Genzebe Dibaba in final IAAF World Athlete shortlist

The 2014 IAAF world Athlete of the Year Women's Finalists (Photo: Getty Images)

New world marathon record holder, Dennis Kimetto’s  incredible year could have the glorious ending of being named the IAAF World Male Athlete of the Year after he made the shortlisted final three on Friday. He is up against French Pole vault sensation, Renaud Lavillenie and Qatari High jumper Mutaz Barshim. In the women’s World Athlete of […]

Marathon’s 2-hour mark can be breached soon enough: Haile Gebrselassie

Haile Greatest

Long-distance running legend Haile Gebrselassie could not stop breaking the barriers during his illustrious career, boasting of 27 world records, 4 World Championships and 2 Olympic gold medals. At 41, the Ethiopian hero now juggles, quite effectively, a bustling business empire and an inherent desire to run and inspire. On October 19, the Adidas athlete […]