Prodigy Korir left behind as Team Kenya departs for Aarhus

Conseslus Kipruto (second left) and other members of Team Kenya at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, when the National Cross Country departed for Denmark on March 27, 2019 for the World Cross Country Championship. PHOTO | CHRIS OMOLLO |

What you need to know:

  • Kenya’s Geoffrey Kamworor is still favourite to seal his third consecutive senior men’s 10km title after previous exploits in 2015 Guiyang, China and 2017 Kampala, Uganda.
  • Kenyan senior women will be hoping to wrap up their record seventh consecutive title with the likes of World 5,000m champion Hellen Obiri and 3,000m steeplechase World record holder Beatrice Chepkoech among the favourites to win.

Youngster Emmanuel Korir was on Wednesday night left behind as Team Kenya left for the World Cross Country Championships planned for Saturday in Aarhus, Denmark.

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