• Kamworor and Cherono to defend world half marathon titles

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Athletics Kenya has named its team for the 2016 IAAF/Cardiff University World Half Marathon Championships.


In the list there are both champions, Geoffrey Kamworor and Gladys Cherono, who are getting ready to defend their world half marathon titles in Cardiff on March 26. 

Other top runner in the men's team are the 2015 IAAF World Cross Country Championships silver medalist Bedan Karoki and New York marathon champion  Stanley Biwott. 

Kenya's women's team looks even more impressive as Cherono is joined by the 2010 WHM champion and world record-holder Florence Kiplagat, the 2014 runner-up Mary Wacera and 2009 champion Mary Keitany.

The The IAAF/Cardiff World Half Marathon Championships will take place on Saturday,  March 26 

Kenyan Team 


Geoffrey Kamworor
Bedan Karoki
Stanley Biwott
Edwin Kiptoo
Jonathan Maiyo


Florence Kiplagat
Mary Keitany
Cynthia Limo
Gladys Cherono
Mary Wacera

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