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#ReturnToLondon: Aisha Praught advances to women's 3000m steeplechase final

Published:Wednesday | August 9, 2017 | 2:26 PM
Praught who was placed fourth in heat two with a time 9:26.37 seconds qualified as one of the six fastest losers.

Jamaica's Aisha Praught has advanced to Friday's final of the women's 3000 metres steeplechase.

Praught who was placed fourth in heat two with a time 9:26.37 seconds qualified as one of the six fastest losers.

Kenya's Beatrice Chepkoech won heat two in 9:19.03 seconds and is ranked first heading into the finals.

Praught is ranked fourth overall.

ATHLETE'S PROFILE:
Name: Aisha Praught
Date of Birth: December 14, 1989
Event: 3000 metres steeplechase
Personal Best: 9:19.29
Season's Best:9:19:29