Ethiopia's Sutume Asefa Kebede and Kenya's Felix Kibitok took the honours at the 47th edition of the Stramilano Half Marathon held in the centre of Milan with the start and finish in Piazza Castello today.
Geoffrey Kamworor on Saturday delivered his promise by winning his third consecutive IAAF World Half Marathon title in a time of 1:00:02 at the Trinidad Alfonso World Half Marathon Championships in Valencia, Spain.
Eslwhere, Netsanet Kebede of Ethiopia broke the women's-only world with a time of 1:06:11 to win the women category.
Meanwhile, Fred Musobo was Uganda's best performer as he crossed the finish line in a personal best time of 1:01:38 to finish 20th.
The women's team title also went to Ethiopia with Kenya having been hit numerically after two athletes, mary Wacera and Fancy Chemutai withdrew from the race on Thursday.
The front-running Kamworor took control of the race from early on and pulled away from the rest of the pack after the 15km mark.
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