Chepkoech renew Chebet rivalry at world Indoor Meeting

World steeplechase record-holder Beatrice Chepkoech to battle compatriot Winny Chebet a the second leg of World Athletics Indoor Meeting in Karlsruhe on January 31.

The duo will be chasing 1,500m titles as Chepkoech, who finished third in Karlsruhe in 2018 and went on to win in Dusseldorf and Glasgow, breaking the Kenyan record on both occasions with 4:04.21 and 4:02.21 respectively.

Chepkoech has the fastest indoor PB of the 1500m entrants for Karlsruhe and lines up against two women with superior outdoor bests.

Chebet, who finished two places ahead of Chepkoech at the 2018 World Indoor Championships, reduced her best to 3:58.20 in 2019 when finishing seventh at the World Athletics Championships in Doha.

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