Obiri, Kimeli to battle for 5,000m title at Zurich Diamond League

Olympic 5,000m bronze medalist Hellen Obiri and former Africa junior champion Nicholas Kimeli will be chasing the 5,000m title at the Zurich, the penultimate of Diamond League series on Wednesday.

The two day event in Switzerland that kicks off on Wednesday to Thursday will see Obiri take on fellow Kenyans led by word cross country junior champion Beatrice Chebet, former Africa junior 1,500m champion Eva Cherono and world 5,000m bronze medalist Margaret Chelimo Kipkemboi.

After missing a medal at the Olympic Games, Kimeli will be leading Michael Kibet, Bethwel Birgen and junior Jacob Krop.

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