Athletics: Ethiopia’s Yeshaneh smashes half marathon world record by 20 seconds

 by Hugh Lawson Ethiopia’s Ababel Yeshaneh smashed the half marathon world record by 20 seconds on Friday to win the Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) event in the United Arab Emirates on Friday. Yeshaneh crossed the finish line in one hour,…

Athletics: Kosgei targets Olympic gold after smashing world record

Omar Mohammed, Isaack Omulo ELDORET, Kenya (Reuters) – Kenya’s Brigid Kosgei, the fastest-ever woman marathon runner, has set her sights on next year’s Olympic games, where a win will solidify her place among the greatest to have ever competed in…