Cheruiyot, Kitwara prevail at World 10km Best

Kenyans Vivian Cheruiyot and Sammy Kitwara reigned supreme at the World Best 10km Road race in Puerto Rico on Sunday (26 February).
Cheruiyot’s winning time of 30m and 47 second (30:47) is also her life time best over the distance. Kitwara covered the distance in 28 minutes and two seconds (28:02) to claim the men’s title. Both are now three time winners at this event.
LEADING RESULTS
MEN
1 Sammy Kitwara (Kenya) 28:02; 2 Vicent Chepkok (Kenya) 28:11; 3 Zersenay Tadesse (Eritrea) 28:13; 4 Mikah Kogo(Kenya) 28:17; 5 Wilson Kiprop (Kenya) 28:17; 6 Lucas Rotich (Kenya) 28:32; 7 Imane Merga (Ethiopia) 28:40; 8 Paul Lonyangata (Kenya) 28:42; 9 Paul Tanui Kipngeich(Kenya) 28:47; 10 Mark Kiptoo (Kenya) 28:58.
WOMEN
1 Vivian Cheruiyot (Kenya) 30:47; 2 Joyce Chepkirui (Kenya) 31:09; 3 Linet Masai (Kenya) 31:15; 4 Emily Chebet (Kenya) 32:03; 5 Winnie Jepkemoi (Kenya) 32:19; 6 Shalane Flanagan (USA) 32:20; 7 Pauline Kurikwiang (Kenya) 32:35; 8 Sule Utura Gebo (Ethiopia) 32:50; 9 Tetiana Shmyrko (Ukraine) 33:25;10 Elizaveta Grechishikova (Russia) 33:36

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