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Agnes Tirop claim World 10km Bungalore title

Reigning world 10,000m bronze medalist Agnes Jebet Tirop successfully defended her title as Aldamalak won the men’s World 10km Bungalore Road in India.

After running to a course record last year, Tirop won the race with more than two minutes off her course record that stood at 31:19 in 2018.

The former world cross country champion won in a photo finish against Ethiopia’s Letsenbet and Senbere Teferi in 33:55. It was an all Ethiopian as Aldamalak Belihu won the men’s title timing 27:56 ahead of Mande Bushenei (28:03) before Birhamu Legese completed the podium in 28:23.

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