World marathon record holder Kelvin Kiptum and double Olympic Games marathon champion Eliud Kipchoge will lead the Kenyan marathon team at next year’s Olympic Games set for Paris, France.
Yesterday, the Athletics Kenya vice president Paul Mutwii announced the provisional squad ahead of the highly anticipated team.
The ten marathoners named in the provisional squad will be trimmed to five with three making the ticket to Paris.
1. Kelvin Kiptum
3. Vincent Kipkemoi Ng’etich
6. Bernard Kiprop Koech
8. Cyprian Kotut
9. Amos Kipruto
10. Titus Kipruto