Valencia Diary: Fancy Chemutai, RAK champion, is okay

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DSC_1413.jpgFancy Chemutai, photo by Brian Eder for RunBlogRun
Chemutai_FancyLeds-RAK18.JPGFancy Chemutai, RAK Half Marathon, photo by PhotoRun.net
Chemutai is ok
NAIROBI (KEN): Fancy Chemutai confirmed her recent ankle issues have cleared up and declared herself ready to challenge for gold at the IAAF World Half-marathon Championships in Valencia. The Kenyan, who missed the world record by one second (and equalled the ratified one) in Ras Al-Khaimah last month, admitted she had missed training sessions because of a injury problem which arose during RAK Half. She and world record-holder Joyciline Jepkosgei will be among the favourites in Spain. She told Xinhua: "I have been thrust to the center of the battle and other athletes will be looking out to stop me or Jepkosgei. But I have to put my focus on running my own race."
Chemutai_FancyR-RAK18.JPGFancy Chemutai, photo by PhotoRun.net

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