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Florence Kiplagat succesfully defends Chicago title

While the men’s race was run at a slow and deliberate pace, the women’s race was run at intervals of torrid and slow. By the halfway point, the leading pack had been reduced to Florence Kiplagat, Edna Kiplagat, Valentine Kipketer, … Continue reading

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Florence Kiplagat sets new world record

It was deja vu as Florence Kiplagat broke the world half marathon record at the exact same venue in which she broke it in 2014. Her winning time of 1:05:09 shaved three seconds off her previous world record set 12 … Continue reading

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Kenya clean sweep commonwealth games 10,000m

For this first time in Commonwealth Games history, Kenya claimed a clean sweep of the medals in the women’s 10,000m.The gold medal winner was Joyce Chepkirui. The trio of Kenyans, Florence Kiplagat, Joyce Chepkirui and Emily Chebet broke away from … Continue reading

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Florence Kiplagat breaks Paula Radcliffe’s world record

Kenya’s Florence Kiplagat set a world record for the women’s half marathon with a blistering performance at a race in Barcelona on Sunday. The 26-year-old recorded a time of one hour 5 minutes and 12 seconds, beating the previous official … Continue reading

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