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Ruth wins first place in Austria Marathon
02 : 08 PM - 04/01/2018
Vienna, Jan. 4 (BNA): Bahrain's Olympic runner Ruth Jebet has caught the limelight internationally once again as she won the first place in the 5-kilometre distance Austria International Marathon.

Rose Chelimo won the third place in the marathon competition; and, Abraham Cheroben assumed the fourth place in the men's 8-kilometre distance race. This reflects the success of Bahraini sprinters and their outstanding performance at all levels.

Ruth also won the second place in the annual ranking of the US-based Track & Field News Magazine for best runners. It is worth mentioning that Ruth Jebet had won a golden medal in Rio Olympiad2016 in Brazil.


BNA 1027 GMT 2018/01/04

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