Kenyan Milcah Chemos wins women's world steeplechase title

Updated: 14 August 2013 08:38 IST

Chemos, a two-time world bronze medallist, timed a world-leading time of 9min 11.65sec, with compatriot Lydia Chepkurui claiming silver in a personal best of 9:12.55 and Ethiopia's Sofia Assefa taking bronze (9:12.84).

Kenyan Milcah Chemos wins women's world steeplechase title

Moscow:

Kenyan Milcah Chemos won the women's 3000m steeplechase title at the World Athletics Championships on Tuesday.

Chemos, a two-time world bronze medallist, timed a world-leading time of 9min 11.65sec, with compatriot Lydia Chepkurui claiming silver in a personal best of 9:12.55 and Ethiopia's Sofia Assefa taking bronze (9:12.84).

Topics : Athletics
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