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Stellar cast expected at AK meet in Thika - 9 months ago, 17 Maý 15:49

By: Charity Wanja

World and Commonwealth Games medalist are set to grace the this year’s final Athletics Kenya (AK) Track and Field meet in Thika as part of their IAAF Diamond League preparations.

Olympic bronze and Commonwealth Games 800m silver medalist Margret Nyairera will compete in the 400m as she bids to improve her personal best over the two-lap race.

The home favourite will battle it out Commonwealth Games finalist and national champion Maximillia Imali as targets a season best of 53:00 or 54:00 at the two-day event.

“I have had a good rest since the Commonwealth Games. I think I shall start my Diamond League competition in Rome, though I’m waiting for the final word from my manager,” Nyairera said.

The Eugene 2014 and World Under 20 800m silver medalist Joshua Masikonde will be making a comeback after missing in action.

The Kenya Police Service officer will compete in the 800m where he will face off 2015 ...
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