Kenyas Edinah Jebitok Reinstated Back To The 1,500m Semi-finals After She was Tripped, Finishing 12th.
Kenyas youngster Edinah Jebitok was very lucky this Monday morning after she was reinstated back to the 1,500 meters semi finals despite finishing a distant 12th position and this was after she was tripped down by a Dutch called Siffan Hassan who later won the heat with a time of 4:05:17.
Kenyas youngster Edinah Jebitok had finished at the 12th position with a time of 4:10:72 and she will be proceeding to the semi-finals.
Team Kenya had appealed her toppling by Siffan Hassan which took place just some 400 meters to the finish of the race and consequently, the athlete who toppled her was disqualified.
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