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Celliphine Chespol beats Daisy Cherotich to lift the 10km de Lille title

Two time world Youth 3,000m steeplechase champion Celliphine Chespol defeated Daisy Cherotich at the 10km de Lille Road Race that was held on Saturday (6) in Lille, France.

The Steeplechase specialist balled for the honors with her fellow country-mates that included the current Discovery Kenya Cross Country champion, Cherotich and Glorious Jepkurui as they out did each other in search of the title.

The World Junior record holder overpowered the two as she forged ahead to cut the tape in a new personal best of 30:31.

The 22 years-old led 1-2-3 podium finish as she was followed Cherotich who crossed the line twelve seconds later. Jepkurui closed the first three podium finishes in 30:50.

LEADING RESULTS

10KM WOMEN

1 Celliphine Chespol    (KEN) 30:21
2 Daisy Cherotich         (KEN) 30:33
3 Glorious Jepkurui      (KEN) 30:50