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Sandra Chebet, Vincent Kiprotich wins Baringo 10km

Former world junior champion Sandra Chebet and new comer Vincent Kiprotich were the winners of the 2018 Baringo 10km road race held today in Baringo County.

Chebet exhibited brilliance to win the race in 33:34.05 as she plans to compete at the world cross country championships.

After winning Ndalat cross country two weeks ago in Nandi, trounced Beatrice Chebet who clocked 33:47.16 while Antonina Kwambai was in third place clocking 34:00:35.

 

After winning Chemususu half marathon, Vincent Kiprotich won the 10km men’s title to defended his title in 28:45.97.

 

Kiprotich trounced Ezra Kipketer after clocking 29:22.95 while Gilbert Kimunyan sealed the podium three in 29:24.97.

 

In the 6km girls cross country, Agnes Jebet won the race in 19:51.16 ahead of Zenah Jemutai who clocked 20:13.98 while Deborah Chemutai was in third place clocking 20:17.08.

 

In the 6km boys, Gideon Rono led in 17:18.81 ahead of Kelvin Kibiwott who ran in 17:29.73 while Abel Kiplimo sealed the podium three in 17:32.29.

 

The race was also sponsored by Kenya Tourism Fund.

 

SELECTED RESULTS

 

10KM MEN

  1. Vincent Kiprotich 28:45.97
  2. Ezra Kipketer 29:22.95
  3. Gilbert Kimunyan 29:24.97
  4. Josphat Kiptis 29:31.50
  5. Nicodemus Kipkurui 29:33.83

 

10KM WOMEN

  1. Sandrafelis Chebet 33:34.05
  2. Beatrice Chebet 33:47.16
  3. Antonina Kwambai 34:00.35
  4. Beatrice Mutai 34:30.20
  5. Joyleen Koima 34:51.35

 

6KM BOYS

  1. Gedion Rono 17:18.81
  2. Kelvin Kibiwott 17:29.73
  3. Abel Kiplimo 17:32.29
  4. Kibet Biwott 17:39.56
  5. Brimin Kipruto 17:45.54

6KM GIRLS

  1. Agnes Jebet 19:51.16
  2. Zenah Jemutai 20:13.98
  3. Deborah Chemutai 20:17.08
  4. Mercy Chepkorir 20:23:32
  5. Caroline Kiprop 20:27:02
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