Kenyan Hosea Kimeli Kisorio won the Neapolis marathon ran yesterday in Napoli, Italy.
Kisorio won the 42km distance timing 2:18.38 ahead of Rwandese Jean Baptise Simukeka in 2:23.27 with home runner Mohamed Hajjy completing the podium in 2:23.45.
In half marathon, panuel Mkungo won the title in 1:03.07 in a 1-2 podium finish for Kenyan runners. Mkungo led Paul Tiongik to secon in 1:04.38 while Moroccan Hicham Boufars completed the podium in 1:04.51
- Hosea Kimeli Kisorio (KEN) 2:18:38
- Jean-Baptiste Simukeka (RWA) 2:23:27
- Mohamed Hajjy 2:23:45
- Moses Lekuraa (KEN) 2:24:51
- Clementine Mukandanga RWA 2:33:43.
Neapolis half marathon
- Panuel Mkungo (KEN) 1:03:07
- Paul Tiongik (KEN) 1:04:38
- Hicham Boufars (MAR) 1:04:51
- Cavaline Nahimana (BDI) 1:12:00
- Lenah Jerotich (KEN) 1:13:35