Athletics: Mombasa selects athletics team

By Ernest Ndunda: Saturday, May 27th 2017 at 00:00 GMT +3 | Athletics

Steve Wima had mixed fortunes during the Mombasa County athletics championships held yesterday at the Mbaraki Sports Club.

Wima clocked 11.9 seconds to win the 100m men race with Yassir Islam and Joseph Mulatya clocking 12.8 and 13.1. In 200m, Wima was beaten to second position after clocking 21.75 behind winner Yassir Islam who clocked 21.71 seconds.

James Mwanzige was third in 22.10 seconds. In 1,500m, Norman Rono, Emmanuel Tuva and Madenge Yeri clocked 4.08, 4.10 and 4.14 in that order. In 5,000m walk (men), Henry Shikuku clocked 20.58 for the crown with Yusuf Mazera second. [Ernest Ndunda]