Kenya's Cheruiyot eager to return to form in Oregon| MENAFN.COM

Tuesday, 24 May 2022 05:38 GMT

Kenya's Cheruiyot eager to return to form in Oregon


(MENAFN- Gulf Times) Former world 5,000m and 10,000m champion and Olympic medallist Vivian Cheruiyot seeks a return to form when she competes in her first track race in nearly two years at the Pre;s two-time world indoor champion, Genzebe Dibaba on Friday.

"The Ethiopians have always been my tough competitors," said Cheruiyot, whose on-track rivalry with Dibaba's elder sister, Tirunesh, and her compatriot Meseret Defar helped to light up the women's distance running in the past.

Cheruiyot will compete in Eugene, fresh from her victory in the inaugural women's FNB 12km race in Cape Town on May 17.


Legal Disclaimer:
MENAFN provides the information “as is” without warranty of any kind. We do not accept any responsibility or liability for the accuracy, content, images, videos, licenses, completeness, legality, or reliability of the information contained in this article. If you have any complaints or copyright issues related to this article, kindly contact the provider above.