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Entries for the 2018 Old Mutual Two Oceans Marathon (OMTOM), taking place in Cape Town on 30 and 31 March 2018, will open on Wednesday, 1 November 2017. African runners wanting to participate in the world’s most beautiful marathon in 2018 should take note of a number of important changes that have been made in …

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With an enormous magnitude of abhorrence that could make the Vietnam War look like child play, the clash between Liverpool and Manchester United always sets the stage for the renewal of one of the fiercest encounters in football. Maybe only rivaled by the Old Firm Derby in Glasgow and the Superclasico in South America, the …

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The United Kingdom’s Minister of State for Africa, Rory Stewart MP has visited Tanzania to see how the UK is helping to improve education and health services, and boost jobs and prosperity in Tanzania During his visit (22nd and 23rd of August) the Minister announced that the UK government has dedicated almost £350 million ($450 million) …

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There is a common saying amongst the Athletic Bilbao fans: they claim that the local city has two Cathedrals; one is for praying while the second is the San Mames Stadium (Bilbao’s home ground). The inter-city rivalry is representative of the hostility between the two neighboring provinces of Gipuzkoa and Bizkaia in Basque Country, Spain. Not to …

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Top UK football team Everton in Tanzania meet deaf and blind children at local Dar es Salaam school ahead of Big Match against Kenyan side Gor Mahia Top British premier league football side, Everton FC, visited Uhuru Mchanganyiko School in Dar es Salaam to meet deaf and blind children. The Everton players – Leighton Baines, Idrissa …

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Drogba to share regular updates on his life and projects with his fans After a record of 23 million fan subscriptions and 350+ celebrity sign-ups across multiple network carriers in Africa and Latin America, Kirusa’s (Kirusa.com) InstaVoice Channels service is introducing ace Footballer prodigy, Didier Yves Drogba Tébily on its InstaVoice Channels Service. The all-time …

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In their more than 50 years of relations, sports have played a crucial role in building closer ties between Japan and Kenya Event: Press Invitation on the Japan-Kenya Policy Workshop on Sports Date: Thursday  22nd June 2017 Gates Open: 09.00 am Time: 10.00am – 12.00noon Venue: Japan Information and Culture Centre, Embassy of Japan Overview: …

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Baseball is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of nine players each, who take turns batting and fielding. The batting team attempts to score runs by hitting a ball that is thrown by the pitcher with a bat swung by the batter, then running counter-clockwise around a series of four bases: first, second, third, and home plate. A run is scored when a player advances around the bases and returns …

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Basketball is a non-contact sport played on a rectangular court. While most often played as a team sport with five players on each side, three-on-three, two-on-two, and one-on-one competitions are also common. The objective is to shoot a ball through a hoop 18 inches (46 cm) in diameter and 10 feet (3.048 m) high that is mounted …

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On January 20th 2017, the government of Kenya, through Sports Kenya and representatives of seven counties signed a Memorandum of understanding on the construction of stadia which will be completed is set to be completed by August. The 25,000 capacity stadia will be built according to international standards at a cost of Ksh 1.5 billion. …

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