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  • Olympic champion Jebet breaks steeplechase world record

    Olympic champion Jebet breaks steeplechase world record

    Olympic champion Ruth Jebet smashed the world record for the women's 3,000 metres steeplechase by more than six seconds at the Paris Diamond League meeting on Saturday. The 19-year-old, who was born in Kenya and runs for Bahrain, clocked eight minutes 52.78 seconds, more than nine seconds ahead of Olympic silver medallist Hyvin Kiyeng Jepkemoi of Kenya who finished second. The previous record of 8:58.81 was set by Russian Gulnara Galkina at the Beijing Olympics eight years ago. More »

    Reuters - 34 minutes ago
  • Athletics-Olympic champion Jebet breaks steeplechase world record

    (Adds detail) PARIS, Aug 27 (Reuters) - Olympic champion Ruth Jebet smashed the world record for the women's 3,000 metres steeplechase by more than six seconds at the Paris Diamond League meeting on Saturday. The 19-year-old, who was born in Kenya and runs for Bahrain, clocked eight minutes 52.78 seconds, more than nine seconds ahead of Olympic silver medallist Hyvin Kiyeng Jepkemoi of Kenya who finished second. The previous record of 8:58.81 was set by Russian Gulnara Galkina at the Beijing Olympics eight years ago. More »

    Reuters - 35 minutes ago
  • Jebet smashes steeplechase world record

    Jebet smashes steeplechase world record

    Ruth Jebet added a world record to the Olympic title she won in Rio with a sensational performance in Paris. More »

    Omnisport - 39 minutes ago
  • Maybe more people should sit with Colin Kaepernick

    Maybe more people should sit with Colin Kaepernick

    Every American has the right to protest, something we all should celebrate. So why is Colin Kaepernick being pilloried for doing what is his right to do? More »

    Sporting News - 59 minutes ago
  • Tennis-Winston-Salem Open men's singles final result

    Aug 27 (Gracenote) - Result from the Winston-Salem Open Men's Singles Final on Saturday 16-Pablo Carreno (Spain) beat 2-Roberto Bautista (Spain) 6-7(6) 7-6(1) 6-4 More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 6 minutes ago