Kosgei among 11 nominees for female athlete of the year

Athletics - Chicago Marathon - Chicago, Illinois, United States - October 13, 2019 Kenya's Brigid Kosgei reacts after winning the women's marathon setting a new world record REUTERS/Mike Segar

(Reuters) – Kenya’s marathon world record holder Brigid Kosgei was one of 11 nominees for the IAAF female athlete of the year, athletics’ governing body announced on Tuesday. The 25-year-old Kosgei finished the Chicago Marathon in two hours, 14 minutes and four seconds on Sunday to shatter Paula Radcliffe’s 16-year-old world record of 2:15:25, which […]

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