Kenya’s Mary Wacera will defend her title at the B.A.A 10K run that will be held on 25th June in Charles Street adjacent to Boston Common, United States.
Wacera who won the race in a time of 32:07 beating off her closest challenger fellow countrymate Edna Kipagat by 8 seconds.
Ethiopia will be represented by Buze Diriba the B.A.A 5k champion who ran 14:54 to win in April which is the fastest time in the world this year.
Also on the line up Betsy Saina who was the runner up at the 2014 B.A.A 10K.. Saina finished fifth-place at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games in 10,000m where she ran a personal best of 30:07.78 then in May she won the Great Scottish Half Marathon with another personal best of 1:07:22 which was her second race over the distance.
The winner will pocket $ 10,000.
- Mary Wacera (KEN) 31:28
- Buze Diriba (ETH) 31:57
- Dominique Scott (RSA) 31:49
- Buzenesh Deba (ETH) 32:10
- Joan Chelimo (KEN) 32:20
- Betsy Saina (KEN) 30:46
- Elvin Kibet (KEN) 32:45
- Monicah Ngige (KEN) 31:55
- Amy Van Alstine (USA) 32:51
- Sheila Chepngetich Debuts