He made headlines at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, winning bronze but that was not all.
Following her exploits at the World Under 20 championships in Tampere, Finland, Celliphine Chespol will be the star attraction at this weekend’s IAAF Monaco Diamond League in France.
Kenyan signed off the World Under 20 championships in Ratina Stadium, Tampere, Finland in style by toping the world, beating perennial rivals USA and Jamaica and fellow East Africa nation Ethiopia.
Solomon Lekuta won the sixth gold for Kenya on the closing day of world under 20 championships in Ratina stadium, Finish City of Tampere.
It was a sweet revenge as Commonwealth 5,000m bronze medalist Edward Zakayo won the 5,000m in Ratina stadium, Tampere in Finland today ousting world Under 3,000m champion Selemon Barega of Ethiopia.
Daegu Marathon champion Abraham Kiptum and former Barcelona marathon champion Valary Aiyabey Jemeli were the winners of Kabarak Half Marathon race ran today in Baringo and Nakuru counties.
World 5,000m champion Hellen Obiri exhibited her talent again to win the 5,000m beating Ethiopians in today’s Diamond league staged in Rabat, Morocco.
Celliphine Chepteek Chespol exhibited her talent to defend her World under 20 3,000m steepelcahse in Tampere, Finland today.
Reigning world under 18 1,500m champion George Manangoi won the third gold for Kenya at the World Under 20 championships in Tampere, Finland.
Three-time world half marathon champion Geoffrey Kamworor and reigning Commonwealth Games 800m champion Wycliffe Kinyamal were the winners of Sports Journalists Association of Kenya (SJAK) and StarTimes for the month of March and April Sports Personality of the month respectively.