Kenya finish 2nd as World Athletics Championships end in Doha

Kenya finish 2nd as World Athletics Championships end in Doha

Kenya finished second on the log with 11 medals at the just concluded World Athletics Championships in Doha Qatar

Kenyan athletes medals tally

Kenya finished second behind USA at the 2019 IAAF World Athletics championships that  ended in Doha Qatar last weekend.

Kenya finished the standings with 11 medals , 5 Gold , 2 silver and 4 bronze behind the Americans who had 29  medals in total. With 12 medals Jamaica finished third , China 4th (9) and Ethiopia sealed the top five slots with eight medals.

Among Kenya's sensational performances included  Hellen Obiri's  gold in the Women's 5000m final and the electric finish that saw Conseslus Kipruto retain his 300m steeplechase title.

Perhaps one of the hottest headlines during this year's championships was the banning of Mo Farah's former coach Alberto Salazar  who received four year ban by IAAF  after being found guilty of doping violations

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