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• Yego's throw lands in Doha for World Championships

The 2015 World javelin champion Julius Yego from Kenya Police hauled season's best 84.16m to retain the National javelin title and qualify for the Doha World Championships.

Yego, the 2016 Rio Olympics javelin silver medallist, needed the first of his three throws to wrap up the proceedings at the Nyayo National Stadium.

"I am happy to be gradually regaining my groove. My movement on the runway is superb and my technique can only but get better," said Yego, who had won the National trials for African Games with 78.02m before retaining the Kenya Police Championships title with seasons best 81.86m last month. "The groin pain and discomfort is completely gone and it feels great again."

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