Chespol, Kipyegon top at KipKeino Classic

Former world junior 3,000m steeplechase champion Celliphine Chespol Chepteek and two time Olympic 1,500m champion Faith Kipyegon Chepngetich to win the Kipkeino Classic races at the Kasarani stadium.

Returning into action after many years, Chespol, the former world Youth 2,000m champion won the title in 9:30.55 after returning into action after a near-fatal accident early this year when she was knocked down by a school bus while training in Ngong on April 7, 202

Kipyegon proved to be too strong in the field, winning the 1,500m title in 4:02.41 beating Ethiopian Axumawit Embaye to second place.

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