Jepkosgei smashes three world records at Prague Half Marathon


Kenya’s Joyciline Jepkosgei has broken the world half marathon record as well as the 10km and 15km marks at the Prague Half Marathon on the way to winning the IAAF Gold Label Road Race in one hour, four minutes and 52 seconds.

The 23-year-old, who was competing in just her fifth half marathon, clocked splits of 30:05 and 45:37 to improve the 10km and 15km world records. Defending champion Violah Jepchumba of Kenya finished second in 65:22, with Fancy Chemutai third.

Takeaways from above News-

  • Joyciline Jepkosgei has completed her fifth half marathon just in one hour, four minutes and 52 seconds.
  • Joyciline Jepkosgei is from Kenya.
  • Prague is the capital city of the Czech Republic.

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Source- The BBC News

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