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Kipsiro the standout in Uganda's Berlin line-up of 11 athletes

Kampala, UgandaThe Uganda Athletics Federation (UAF) has announced a team of 11 athletes to the 12th IAAF World Championships in Athletics, Berlin, Germany (15–23 Aug).

The team is lead by 2007 Osaka World 5000m bronze medallist Moses Kipsiro, who was back into fine shape last week in Monaco winning the 3000m at the Super Grand Prix meeting (28 Jul) in a national record of 7:30.95.

Men

800m - Abraham Chepkiwrok
5000m - Moses Kipsiro, Geoffrey Kusuro
10,000m - Moses Kibet, Boniface Kiprop, Martin Toroitich
3000m Steeplechase - Simon Ayeko, Kiplagat Benjamin
Marathon - Nicholas Kiprono, Amos Masai, Simon Rugut  

Women

Marathon - Jane Suuto