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Top 30 Under 30 Sports Stars Listed On Forbes African Magazine 2019

Four Kenyans aged below 30 years old are among the lucky other 30 young business minded Africans listed on Forbes 30 Under 30 sports category.

In total, the 120 personalities from Africa came from four different categories namely business, technology, creatives and sport

Sport Category 2019

  1. Clarence Munyai, 21, South Africa – Track and Field Athlete
  2. Jean Sseninde, 26, Uganda – Footballer and CEO
  3. Mohamed Salah, 27, Egypt – Footballer
  4. Wayde van Niekerk, 26, South Africa – Track and Field Athlete
  5. Chad le Clos, 27, South Africa – Swimmer
  6. Genzebe Dibaba, 28, Ethiopia – Track and Field Athlete
  7. Jacob Kiplimo, 18, Uganda – Track and field athlete
  8. Sara Ahmed, 21, Egypt – Weightlifter
  9. Luvo Manyonga, 28, South Africa – Track and Field Athlete
  10. Giana Lofty, 24, Egypt – Martial Arts practitioner
  11. Beatrice Chepkoech, 24, Kenya – Track and Field Athlete
  12. Patricia Apolot, 28, Uganda – Kickboxer
  13. Caster Semenya, 28, South Africa – Track and field athlete
  14. Emmanuel Korir, 24, Kenya – Track and Field Athlete
  15. Faith Kipyegon, 25, Kenya – Track and field athlete
  16. Francine Niyonsaba, 26, Burundi – Track and Field athlete
  17. Kagiso Rabada, 24, South Africa – Cricketer
  18. Ruhan van Rooyen, 24, South Africa – Paralympic Track and Field Athlete
  19. Sadio Mane, 27, Senegal – Footballer
  20. Sabrina Simader, 21, Kenya – Alpine skier
  21. Gerson Domingos,23, Angola – Basketballer
  22. Siya Kolisi, 28, South Africa – Rugby player
  23. Thembi Kgatlana, 23, South Africa – Footballer
  24. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, 29, Gabon – Footballer
  25. Aphiwe Dyantyi, 24, South Africa – Rugby player
  26. Percy Tau, 25, South Africa – Footballer
  27. Quinton de Kock, 26, South Africa – Cricketer
  28. Alex Iwobi, 23, Nigeria – Footballer
  29. Akani Simbine, 25, South Africa – Track and Field Athlete
  30. Margaret Nyairera Wambui, 23, Kenya – Track and Field Athlete

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