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Moi, Tele shine at Nocturnal Valencia Mediolanum 15km

Kenyans dominated the Nocturnal Valencia Mediolanum 15km race ran today in Valencia, Spain.

It was an all 1-2 podium finish for both men and women with Emmanuel Moi leading the men’s title and Joyce Tele in women category.

Moi led 1-2 Kenyan podium finish as he cut the tape in a new personal best of 42:12 as compatriot Joseph Karanja was second in 42:36 before Kenyan-USA export Emmanuel Bor completing the podium in 42:49.

In women, Tele defeated Gladys Chepkurui and the world 2,000m record holder Niyonsaba to win the title in 47:24 ahead of Chekirui to second timing 48:30 and Niyonsaba in in 50:37

LEADING RESULTS

15KM WOMEN

  1. Joyce Tele                  (KEN) 47:24
  2. Gladys Chepkurui    (KEN) 48:30
  3. Francine Niyonsaba (BUR) 50:37

LEADING RESULTS

15KM MEN

  1. Emmanuel Maru  (KEN) 42:12
  2. Joseph Karanja     (KEN) 42:36
  3. Emmanuel Bor      (USA) 42:49
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