We’re are ready to take on the world, Yego declares

Sports and Culture Principal Secretary Peter Kaberia (left) hands over air tickets to Team Kenya captain Julius Yego (centre) with team manager Erastus Kabugi (right) looking on September 23, 2019 at Moi International Sports Centre, Kasarani. The team will represent the country at the World Championships in Doha that start on September 27, 2019. PHOTO | CHRIS OMOLLO |

What you need to know:

  • “The mood in camp has been ecstatic having seen a good blend of youth and experience,” said Yego, adding that it’s possible to replicate Kenya’s performance in the 2015 World Championships.
  • Kenya will be hoping to improve on get points tally from the 2017 World Championships in London, where the country won 11 medals comprising of five gold, two silver and four bronze to finish second in the medal standings.

Captain Julius Yego and deputy head coach Bernard Ouma have declared that Team Kenya is ready to conquer opponents in the World Championships in Doha.


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