Kenyans Managoi, Choge post world leading times in Dusseldorf

Elijah Managoi (left) triumphed in 1500m at the PSD Bank Indoor Meet in Dusseldorf Germany on Wednesday (03 February)

Elijah Managoi (left) triumphed in 1500m at the PSD Bank Indoor Meet in Dusseldorf Germany on Wednesday (03 February)


ELIJAH Managoi and Augustine Choge produced world leading performances at the PSD Bank Indoor Meet in Dusseldorf Germany on Wednesday night (03 February).
A world championship 1500m silver medalist, Managoi and Bethwell Birgen clinched a 1-2 win the 1500m. Managoi’s winning time of 3:39.77 is the world’s leading performance this year.
Augustine Choge (right) win the 3000m in a world leading time at the PSD Bank Indoor Meet in Dusseldorf Germany on Wednesday (03 February)

Augustine Choge (right) win the 3000m in a wrld ladig time at the PSD Bank Indoor Meet in Dusseldorf Germany on Wednesday (03 February)


Similarly Augustine Choge and Caleb Ndiku produced a 1-2 Kenyan victory in 3000m with Ethiopia’s Yenew Alamirew placed third. Choge winning time of 7:39.23 is a world leading performance this year.
SELECTED LEADING RESULTS
Note
IPB denotes Indoor Personal Best
WL denotes World leading Performance in 2016
WJL denotes World Leading Performance by a Junior Athlete in 2016
MENS
60m
4 Henricho Bruintjies (South Africa) 6.65 IPB
800m
4 Alfred Kipketer (Kenya) 1:48.58 IPB
1500m A
1 Elijah Managoi (Kenya) 3:39.77 IPB/WL; 2 Bethwell Birgen (Kenya) 3:39.89; 4 Vincent Kibet (Kenya) 340.95; 7 Collins Cheboi (kenya) 3:41.60; 8 Fouad El Kaam (Morocc) 3:42.47; 9 Gilbert Kwemoi (Kenya) 3:42.64 IPB/WJL
1500m B
2 Undessa Abdi Uya (Ethiopia) 3:46.92
3000m
1 Augustine Choge (Kenya) 7:39.23 WL; 2 Caleb Ndiku (Kenya) 7:39.82; 3 Yenew Alamirew (Ethiopia) 7:40.24; 5 Yasin Haji (Ethiopia) 7:42.18; 6 Isiah Koech (Kenya) 7:42.53; 7 Vincent Rono (Kenya) 743.07; 8 Paul Kipsiele Koech (Kenya) 7:45.09; 9 Othmane El Goumri (Morocco) 7:51.82; 10 Edwin Soi (Kenya) 7:54.16

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