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Edwin Kibet wins the du Puy en Velay Road race

Edwin Kibet led Kenyans as they swept all podium positions at the 38th edition of the 15km International du Puy en Velay Road race that was held on Sunday (12) in France.

Kibet won the title when he outkicked his fellow compatriot Evans Kipkemoi Kirui who made a turning at the entrance to the car park to win the race in 45:03. Kirui was forced to settle in second place three seconds later. Abel Kipkirui Mutai closed the first three podium finishes in 45:11.

Two more Kenyans Alex Kiplimo Kemboi and Weslay Kimutai finished in fourth and fifth place in 45:11 and 47:00 respectively.

LEADING RESULTS

15KM MEN

  1. Edward Kibet    (KEN)  45:03
  2. Evans Kirui        (KEN) 45:05
  3. Abdel Mutai      (KEN) 45:11
  4. Alex Kemboi      (KEN) 45:11
  5. Weslay Kimutai (KEN) 47:00