Team Kenya in the women 800m race was severely beaten at the ongoing 4th edition of the World Deaf Athletics Championships that are being held at the Lublin Athletics Stadium in Poland.
The two Kenyan representatives of Sharon Jeptarus Bitok and Rebecca Wankio Matiko finished in last two positions.
Russia’s Iiliia Emilyevna Abubiakirova now running under RCDS (Russia) flag took the race in a fascinating finish crossing the line in a season best of 2:08.83 and was followed by an amazing talent Jennifer Nyakato from our neighboring country, Uganda, who took silver with a season best of 2:10.26.
Another RCDS runner, Ekaterina Kudriavtseva closed the podium three first finishes in 2:12.44.
- Iiliia Abubiakirova (RCDS) 2:08.83
- Jennifer Nyakato (UG) 2:10.26
- Ekaterina Kudriavtseva (RCDS) 2:12.44