Kejelcha takes 3,000m crown in World Indoor Athletics Championship

PORTLAND: Yomif Kejelcha of Ethiopia won the 3,000m at the World Indoor Athletics Championships on Sunday.


Kejelcha held off a ferocious late charge from Ryan Hill of the United States to finish in 7min 57.21sec.

Hill took silver in 7:57.21 with Augustine Kiprono Choge of Kenya coming third to take bronze in 7:57.43.