Elijah Manangoi, Timothy Cheruiyot

Manangoi and Cheruiyot sails to the 1500m finals

World 1500m champion Elijah Manangoi qualified for the finals of the 1500m race at the 21st edition of Africa Senior Athletics Championships at the Stephen Keshi Stadium in Asaba, Nigeria.

The Rongai Athletics Club based athlete won heat one of the race crossing the line in 3:48.59.

In heat two of the race World 1500m silver medalist, Timothy Cheruiyot took charge of it and pushing for a faster time of 3:43.19